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New Orleans Pelicans Game Previews

Matchup against Lakers can be considered must-win for Pelicans

Beating L.A. would greatly enhance New Orleans’ odds of finding the postseason

Pelicans’ Ingram out for tonight’s crucial matchup against Thunder

New Orleans has an opportunity to gain back some ground lost over the next seven games

Pelicans’ Hayes, small-ball lineups may be difference maker against Warriors

More mobile and versatile lineups are likely key in slowing down Klay Thompson and Jordan Poole

A pathway to victory over Trail Blazers might exist for Pelicans

Naji Marshall, Dyson Daniels and Kira Lewis Jr. should be placed in prominent roles

Pelicans say level of urgency is high ahead of matchup with Magic

New Orleans has lost 19 of their last 26 games

Can Jose Alvarado’s special Friday night give Pelicans boost in difficult matchup with Knicks?

There are several other factors that could help New Orleans score an unexpected victory too

Pelicans to face desperate Lakers’ squad

The final game before the All-Star break is a big one!

Pelicans desperately need in-rhythm Brandon Ingram to show against Lakers

LeBron James is going to handle his business. Will BI?

There’s an easy explanation for New Orleans Pelicans’ losing ways

Great toe contusions are only partially to blame!

Kira Lewis Jr. leapfrogging Devonte’ Graham in the rotation should be considered ahead of Pelicans-Magic matchup

Fresh legs would be helpful for a roster that’s been without key components for a period of time

Trey Murphy’s offensive involvement proving to be big indicator of Pelicans’ team success

Trigga needs a bountiful number of shot attempts every game!

Pelicans’ temporary Big 3 faces stiff challenge against Celtics

CJ McCollum, Naji Marshall and Jonas Valanciunas have been lights out over the last four games

Pelicans have opportunity to get over hump against Wizards

Winning the first quarter could be key

Without potentially 4 regular starters, it’s ‘next man up’ for Pelicans against Mavericks

The New Orleans braintrust is being mindful

Pelicans most challenging stretch of season begins tonight against Nets

The next six games will greatly test New Orleans

Pelicans-Grizzlies: Zion Williamson doesn’t play football, but Dillion Brooks claims that he does

New Orleans is seeking their sixth straight victory

Pelicans positioned well to keep win streak alive against Timberwolves

Zion Williamson, Trey Murphy and Dyson Daniels are all expected to return to action

Zion Williamson’s expected return a timely one for Pelicans

New Orleans has a difficult slate of opponents ahead

Pelicans-Thunder: Herb Jones vs Shai Gilgeous-Alexander, Act II

Pelicans have perspective but are eager to make amends for several recent losses in matchup against Spurs

New Orleans has an opportunity to get back to their winning ways with four of the next five games at home

Clash of the Titans: Pelicans-Bucks matchup promises fantastic battle between Zion and Giannis

New Orleans’ best chance to end their 3-game slide is to cu

Alvarado, Williamson likely targets for Phoenix fans in Pelicans-Suns season finale

Tonight’s matchup is going to be a war!

Pelicans look to rebound from woeful shooting performance against Jazz

Something to keep an eye on: several important statistics have slipped of late

Zion Williamson, NBA’s latest Player of the Week recipient, looks to lead Pelicans in Utah

There’s a good chance Herb Jones returns to action for New Orleans

Possible adjustments to watch for in Pelicans-Suns rematch

Both head coaches hinted at what to expect in the immediate aftermath of Friday’s game

Pelicans eager to notch victory over Suns for Willie Green

The New Orleans head coach will have the services of Zion Williamson for the first time against Phoenix. That’s big.

Pelicans have opportunity to equal fantastic start of 2008-09 with win over Pistons

A couple of important players remain out with injury, but New Orleans is playing well in a key stretch of the season

A lot of intrigue surrounds Pelicans-Nuggets matchup

Two early-season Western Conference elites do battle

Dyson Daniels has been a revelation, so much so he should remain a rotation fixture against Spurs and beyond

The 19-year-old’s defense has shined, but don’t overlook the other parts of his game that have helped the Pelicans win 7 of their last 9

Pelicans have versatility but execution is paramount against Raptors

Toronto thrives in the open floor. New Orleans cannot afford to give them too many opportunities.

Shai Gilgeous-Alexander is star attraction, but Pelicans would be wise to start prioritizing opponent 3-point shooting

New Orleans’ defensive rating may soon take a sizable hit if teams continue to receive a bounty of great looks from behind the arc

Signs of special season appear to be brewing in New Orleans

When they square off against the Grizzlies tonight, remember that the Pelicans are trending really well