New Orleans Pelicans Analysis
It’s all about development and fun!
There should be an interesting mix of players to select from like Joe Wieskamp, Kessler Edwards, David Johnson and Jeremiah Robinson-Earl
Expect a premium to be placed on shooting
This deal represents a good move for New Orleans as it provides much-needed flexibility and a better overall player
Making sense of the Kyle Lowry, Brandon Ingram, Lonzo Ball, Eric Bledsoe, Steven Adams and Myles Turner puzzle pieces
Good versatile defenders who can help offensively is the name of the game
But at what cost?
Zion Williamson simply cannot finish a third season without getting a taste of the playoffs
Moving forward, one can envision a significant role for the current New Orleans starting center
The Magic forward needs a new home and his potential fit in New Orleans is an exciting thought exercise
The team’s defense is abysmal and two promising young reserves deserve minutes
The clock is ticking on Lonzo Ball and JJ Redick. Let’s not wait any longer.
The rookie has shown positives and further improvement should be expected, but how much more could be mind blowing!
Pending free agency and young players needing minutes behind both create a perfect storm
A guide to the newest RAPTOR projections from the data journalism giant
2020-21 NBA regular season: Three predictions no one’s talking about regarding the New Orleans Pelicans
Don’t be shocked if Zion Williamson makes an All-NBA team next summer!
The New Orleans Pelicans guard deserves to move up a few spots
Jarrod Uthoff, Rawle Alkins, Ike Anigbogu and Tony Carr will round out the roster
Class will soon be in session
With NBA wanting to start 2020-21 season soon, New Orleans Pelicans should strongly consider running it back
The last group enjoyed some success. Maybe Stan Van Gundy can unlock their full potential.
Who should David Griffin add behind Stan Van Gundy?
2020 NBA Free Agency: Pelicans should shop for bargains like Trey Burke, Jae Crowder and Nerlens Noel
Plugging some holes in New Orleans roster
Things didn’t exactly go swimmingly
Individual struggles on offense typically led to poor results for the team during the 2019-20 season
Players spoke out vociferously in favor of the New Orleans Pelicans guard after selections were announced
Three ideal selections from the 2020 NBA Draft for the Pelicans at the 13th overall pick, should they stay there
There are plenty of roads to go down, but Patrick Williams, Kira Lewis Jr and Aleksej Pokusevski top my list for New Orleans in the first round.
It makes little sense for David Griffin to split apart the game’s best young trio at this point in time
A deep dive into how close Zion Williamson and company are to contending for a title
2020 NBA Executive of the Year: David Griffin deserves fair amount of recognition for putting Pelicans on enviable path
Since assuming the helm, Griff’s made a series of smart decisions that indicate a bright future in New Orleans