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New Orleans Pelicans Analysis

In a season fast going sideways, Steven Adams remains as reliable as ever for the Pelicans

Moving forward, one can envision a significant role for the current New Orleans starting center

New Orleans Pelicans should pursue Aaron Gordon in earnest trade talks

The Magic forward needs a new home and his potential fit in New Orleans is an exciting thought exercise

Eric Bledsoe hasn’t lived up to billing, Pelicans should find way to part company

The team’s defense is abysmal and two promising young reserves deserve minutes

Pelicans should reconsider their toxic relationship with the backcourt

The clock is ticking on Lonzo Ball and JJ Redick. Let’s not wait any longer.

The early progression of Kira Lewis Jr. gives the Pelicans several options

The rookie has shown positives and further improvement should be expected, but how much more could be mind blowing!

Examining why the Pelicans moving on from Lonzo Ball and JJ Redick makes sense

Pending free agency and young players needing minutes behind both create a perfect storm

Pelicans have huge 3-point math problem, but the answer is no mystery

"We have to shoot more 3s." — Brandon Ingram

FiveThirtyEight projects the present and future of Zion, Lonzo, Ingram, and the 2021 Pelicans

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!

Lonzo Ball’s improvement last season coincides perfectly with ESPN elevating his NBA player ranking

The New Orleans Pelicans guard deserves to move up a few spots

A look at the New Orleans Pelicans 2020-21 training camp roster

Jarrod Uthoff, Rawle Alkins, Ike Anigbogu and Tony Carr will round out the roster

Stan Van Gundy ready to teach fundamentals of defense to New Orleans Pelicans

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.

Five potential assistant coaching hires that make sense for the New Orleans Pelicans

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

Examining David Griffin’s first season at the helm of the New Orleans Pelicans

Things didn’t exactly go swimmingly

As Jrue Holiday went, so too did New Orleans Pelicans fortunes

Individual struggles on offense typically led to poor results for the team during the 2019-20 season

Jrue Holiday’s snubbing from 2020 All-Defensive teams too egregious to overlook

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.

New Orleans Pelicans should not be avidly looking to trade Lonzo Ball

It makes little sense for David Griffin to split apart the game’s best young trio at this point in time

Should the New Orleans Pelicans already have NBA championship aspirations?

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

Jrue Holiday incredibly deserving of third consecutive selection to NBA All-Defensive team

This isn’t complicated. Jrue remains of the league’s best stoppers. Reward the man!

Brandon Ingram should be the frontrunner for the 2020 NBA Most Improved Player Award

He’s the only player ever to do 24.3 points with 6.3 rebounds and 4.3 assists while shooting 38.7 percent from three within his first four seasons

Brandon Ingram is not the 47th best player in the bubble, despite what ESPN says

B.I. will have plenty of opportunity to prove the "experts" wrong during the remaining NBA schedule

Lonzo Ball has made immense strides in 2019-20 season to point of becoming trusted on-court leader for the New Orleans Pelicans

Zion Williamson, Alvin Gentry, the entire team believes in their 22-year-old point guard

The New Orleans Pelicans won’t pick up where they left off — they’ll be better

There’s plenty of reason to believe the Pels will look stronger in Orlando than prior to the coronavirus shutdown

Deep dive into Sindarius Thornwell: Familiarity and defense make him smart addition for the New Orleans Pelicans

Rio Grande Valley Vipers assistant coach and former head video coordinator to the Houston Rockets breaks down Sindarius Thornwell’s game

Ballin’ in the Bubble: The potential impact of the eight game postseason sprint on the future of the Pelicans

What should we hope to see out of Zion, B’Easy, Jrue, Zo and the rest of the guys?

Kenrich Williams may have the most to prove once the NBA resumes play in Orlando

The small forward has been with the Pelicans for two years and provided some glimpses, but he hasn’t shown enough yet.

New Orleans Pelicans in better position than you think to stamp ticket to 2020 playoffs

When looking under the hood, there’s a lot to like

Jaxson Hayes, a walking highlight reel, could provide New Orleans Pelicans several timely sparks in Orlando

Can a rangy, raw rookie wind up the ultimate dark horse contributor in a few months time?