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Omer Asik, Pelicans Agree Upon Five-Year, $60M Deal
Omer Asik was acquired from the Rockets last offseason in exchange for their 2015 first round pick.
Alexis Ajinca, Pelicans Agree Upon Four-Year, $20.2M Deal
Alexis Ajinca gives the Pelicans depth at center.
Rockets, Pelicans, Knicks Interested In Kendrick Perkins
Kendrick Perkins finished last season with the Cavaliers, but only played sparingly.
Anthony Davis Agrees To Five-Year, $145M Extension With Pelicans
Anthony Davis will not hit the open market in 2016 or 2017 as he's pledged his future to the Pelicans.
Demetris Nichols Talks With Grizzlies, Others About NBA Return
The Timberwolves and Pelicans have also inquired on Demetris Nichols, a source said.
Pelicans, Bucks, Knicks Among Interested Teams For Robin Lopez
The Pelicans, Bucks and Knicks are so far among the strongest suitors for Trail Blazers free agent Robin Lopez, league sources told RealGM.
Al-Farouq Aminu To Meet With Knicks, Celtics, Blazers, Raptors, Pelicans
The Mavericks are also in the mix to re-sign Al-Farouq Aminu.
Report: 76ers Ordered To Send $3M To Pelicans For Not Disclosing Holiday's Injuries
The sources said Jrue Holiday played with stress fractures in his lower right leg during his final season with the Sixers.
Mavericks Hire Melvin Hunt As Assistant Coach
Melvin Hunt was also pursued by the Pelicans after the Nuggets decided to hire Mike Malone as head coach.
Eric Gordon Exercises $15.5M Player Option With Pelicans
Eric Gordon was unlikely to match that annual amount on the open market.

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Pelicans Analysis

Grading The Deal: Anthony Davis Commits To Pelicans Until 2020

by Christopher Reina

No team in the NBA has a better five-year title window now than the Pelicans simply because they know they'll have their franchise player under a five-year, $145 million contract.

Leroux's 2015 NBA Draft Review

by Daniel Leroux

Great drafts for the Nuggets, Wolves, Heat, 76ers and Raptors; good drafts for the Bulls, Magic, Pacers, Thunder, Warriors, Rockets and Celtics, along with teams having enh and bad drafts.

Strengths, Weaknesses Of All 30 NBA Teams Entering Draft, Free Agency

by Christopher Reina

These infographics show the percentile rankings for all 30 teams in the critical categories of offensive efficiency, defensive efficiency, rebound percentage, assist percentage, three-point percentage and foul rate during the 14-15 regular season.

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Recent Pelicans Transactions

  • Jul 1, 2015 - Alexis Ajinca, previously with the New Orleans Pelicans, became a free agent.
  • Jul 1, 2015 - Omer Asik, previously with the New Orleans Pelicans, became a free agent.
  • Jul 1, 2015 - Luke Babbitt, previously with the New Orleans Pelicans, became a free agent.
  • Jul 1, 2015 - Norris Cole, previously with the New Orleans Pelicans, became a free agent.
  • Jul 1, 2015 - Dante Cunningham, previously with the New Orleans Pelicans, became a free agent.
  • Jul 1, 2015 - Jimmer Fredette, previously with the New Orleans Pelicans, became a free agent.
  • Jul 1, 2015 - Jeff Withey, previously with the New Orleans Pelicans, became a free agent.
  • Jun 26, 2015 - The New Orleans Pelicans tendered a Qualifying Offer to make Norris Cole a Restricted FA.
  • Jun 26, 2015 - The New Orleans Pelicans tendered a Qualifying Offer to make Jeff Withey a Restricted FA.

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