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The Path Forward

Pelicans will have space to re-sign Lonzo Ball, Josh Hart to lucrative contracts in offseason

An important 2021-22 Pelicans salary cap primer

Lonzo Ball and the hazards of archaic position labels

As Ball enters the final year of his rookie contract a question looms. Just what is he?

2020 NBA Draft: Evaluating the Pelicans future draft pick hoard

New Orleans punted on making more than one selection on draft night, adding to their impressive cache of assets

New Orleans Pelicans Dream Scenario: Adding youth and lineup versatility by trading Jrue Holiday to Brooklyn

Jrue Holiday trade, the draft, and even some fun in free agency

Five questions the New Orleans Pelicans should ask during their head coaching search

The best answers could net the right candidate for the job!

Jordi Fernandez makes for intriguing head coaching option with Pelicans due to fascinating blend of human behavioral academia, international experience and connection to David Griffin

A search has begun to fill what David Griffin coins "the most attractive job in the NBA." Here is part 12 of our spotlight series in trying to unearth the best coaching candidate.

Wes Unseld’s experience, defensive acumen and track record of development make him intriguing option

A search has begun to fill what David Griffin coins "the most attractive job in the NBA." Here is part 11 of our spotlight series in trying to unearth the best coaching candidate.

How a history with Nick Nurse makes Chris Finch an intriguing name to fill the New Orleans Pelicans head coaching vacancy

A search has begun to fill what David Griffin coins "the most attractive job in the NBA." Here is part ten of our spotlight series in trying to unearth the best coaching candidate.

Darvin Ham makes sense for several head coaching vacancies, including the New Orleans Pelicans

A search has begun to fill what David Griffin coins "the most attractive job in the NBA." Here is part nine of our spotlight series in trying to unearth the best coaching candidate.

David Vanterpool has perfect blend of experience to grab head coaching reins with New Orleans Pelicans

A search has begun to fill what David Griffin coins "the most attractive job in the NBA." Here is part eight of our spotlight series in trying to unearth the best coaching candidate.

New Orleans Pelicans should strongly consider Ime Udoka at head coach

A search has begun to fill what David Griffin coins "the most attractive job in the NBA." Here is part seven of our spotlight series in trying to unearth the best coaching candidate.

Kenny Atkinson could be slam-dunk hire for Pelicans and his point guard whispering ways could unlock Lonzo Ball and Nickeil Alexander-Walker

A search has begun to fill what David Griffin coins "the most attractive job in the NBA." Here is part six of our spotlight series in trying to unearth the best coaching candidate.

Mike D’Antoni could make Pelicans trio of Lonzo Ball, Brandon Ingram and Zion Williamson unstoppable

A search has begun to fill what David Griffin coins "the most attractive job in the NBA." Here is part five of our spotlight series in trying to unearth the best coaching candidate.

Jerry Stackhouse may be most optimal fit for Pelicans with Zion Williamson and Brandon Ingram in tow

A search has begun to fill what David Griffin coins "the most attractive job in the NBA." Here is part four of our spotlight series in trying to unearth the best coaching candidate.

David Fizdale could infuse Pelicans with necessary accountability and toughness

A search has begun to fill what David Griffin coins "the most attractive job in the NBA." Here is part three of our spotlight series in trying to unearth the best coaching candidate.

Sam Cassell, who exhibited a fiery edge during his playing days, can provide necessary leadership for Pelicans

A search has begun to fill what David Griffin coins "the most attractive job in the NBA." Here is part two of our spotlight series in trying to unearth the best coaching candidate.

Reuniting David Griffin with Tyronn Lue on the New Orleans Pelicans

A search has begun to fill what David Griffin coins "the most attractive job in the NBA." Here is part one of our spotlight series in trying to unearth the best coaching candidate.

NBA stars give every opponent trouble, but LeBron, Giannis and other lengthy perimeter players flat-out cooked New Orleans’ defense

The Pelicans should address glaring weakness during next offseason

NBA Free Agency: David Griffin Reveals New Orleans Pelicans Offseason Plan of Attack

In his latest conference with media, Griff notes the importance of keeping New Orleans young core together.

2020 NBA Draft Board: March Update

A top 60 ranking following the cancellation of March Madness amid the coronavirus outbreak

Writing on the Wall: New Orleans Pelicans have reached point of no return and should part ways with Alvin Gentry 

Despite all the pitfalls suffered, it’s clear that the head coach is not the optimal fit for this roster going forward.

2020 NBA Draft Top 100: Preseason Edition

LaMelo Ball, Anthony Edwards, Isaac Okoro, Cole Anthony and more all ranked!!

La Pelicans Familia: Zion Williamson, Jaxson Hayes and Nickeil Alexander-Walker are bonding superbly

The baby Pels have been spending a lot of time together in and around New Orleans!

2019 NBA Free Agency: Tobias Harris could quickly help bring to life a New Orleans Pelicans formidable lineup around Zion and Jrue

Instead of throwing big money at a center, why not chase one of the most well-rounded players in the league?

2019 NBA Free Agency: Targeting Derrick Favors, Seth Curry, and Jared Dudley to fill out the rotation

Constructing a Pelicans offseason by avoiding the big mistake

2019 NBA Free Agency: Salary cap outlook for the New Orleans Pelicans

A quick look at just how much cap space the Pelicans will have to work with on June 30th

Exploring likelihood for New Orleans Pelicans to utilize Sign and Trade agreement and get decent return for DeMarcus Cousins

Four reasons why it will be difficult for the Pelicans to execute a deal involving their All-Star big man.

New Orleans Pelicans Offseason Primer: Important dates plus 2018 NBA Draft and Free Agency details

How does DeMarcus Cousins fit into New Orleans future plans?

Ian Clark proving critical to New Orleans Pelicans success, but he may not return next season

2018-19 salary cap sheet clouds Clark’s future in New Orleans.

New Orleans Pelicans trade deadline approach is straightforward: Dangle 2018 first round pick for best salary cap friendly deal

As the failed Mirotic talks revealed, DeMarcus Cousins, or possibly a more unlikely NBA star, is the team’s endgame without tacking on future salary that would bring luxury tax issues into question.

Plotting the course for the New Orleans Pelicans

Dell Demps faces a Kobayashi Maru scenario of his own construction.

2017 NBA Free Agency: Pelicans perilous position against hard cap requires cost-cutting moves

New Orleans next step necessitates shedding salary from the roster.