New Orleans Pelicans Regular Season Rosters

2014-2015 New Orleans Pelicans Regular Season Roster

Jersey Player Pos HT WT YOS Pre-Draft Team Draft Status Nationality Free Agent Info
42 Alexis Ajinca C 7-2 248 4 Hyeres-Toulon Var Basket (France) 2008 Rnd 1 Pick 20 France UFA-2015
33 Ryan Anderson PF 6-10 240 6 California 2008 Rnd 1 Pick 21 United States UFA-2016
3 Omer Asik C 7-0 255 4 Fenerbahce Ulker (Turkey) 2008 Rnd 2 Pick 6 Turkey UFA-2015
8 Luke Babbitt SF 6-9 225 4 Nevada 2010 Rnd 1 Pick 16 United States UFA-2015
44 Dante Cunningham F 6-8 230 5 Villanova 2009 Rnd 2 Pick 3 United States UFA-2015
23 Anthony Davis PF 6-10 220 2 Kentucky 2012 Rnd 1 Pick 1 United States RFA-2016
1 Tyreke Evans G 6-6 220 5 Memphis 2009 Rnd 1 Pick 4 United States UFA-2017
32 Jimmer Fredette G 6-2 195 3 Brigham Young 2011 Rnd 1 Pick 10 United States UFA-2015
10 Eric Gordon G 6-4 215 6 Indiana 2008 Rnd 1 Pick 7 United States PO-2015; UFA-2016
11 Jrue Holiday G 6-4 205 5 UCLA 2009 Rnd 1 Pick 17 United States UFA-2017
20 Quincy Pondexter F 6-6 225 4 Washington 2010 Rnd 1 Pick 26 United States UFA-2018
15 John Salmons GF 6-7 210 12 Miami (FL) 2002 Rnd 1 Pick 26 United States UFA-2015
5 Jeff Withey C 7-0 222 1 Kansas 2013 Rnd 2 Pick 9 United States RFA-2015
4 Nate Wolters G 6-4 190 1 South Dakota State 2013 Rnd 2 Pick 8 United States N/A

2014-2015 Pelicans Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters T. Evans E. Gordon D. Cunningham A. Davis O. Asik
Rotation N. Wolters   Q. Pondexter R. Anderson A. Ajinca
Rotation     J. Salmons    
Lim PT J. Holiday J. Fredette L. Babbitt   J. Withey

2014-2015 Pelicans Awards & Honors

Player Award / Honor
Anthony Davis Western All-Star Fan Vote Selection (2015)

2014-2015 Pelicans Season Stat Leaders

Player GP MIN PTS REB AST STL BLK TOV
Anthony Davis 42 36.1 24.5 10.4 1.7 1.6 2.9 1.3
Tyreke Evans 46 34.6 17.1 5.4 5.7 1.2 0.4 3.0
Ryan Anderson 46 29.2 15.0 5.2 1.0 0.6 0.3 1.1
Jrue Holiday 37 33.7 15.2 3.5 7.1 1.6 0.6 2.4
Eric Gordon 26 33.1 12.6 2.8 3.7 0.9 0.2 1.9
Omer Asik 43 25.9 7.1 10.0 0.9 0.3 0.7 1.3
Austin Rivers 35 22.1 6.8 1.9 2.5 0.5 0.2 0.9
Alexis Ajinca 34 11.8 5.3 4.3 0.4 0.2 0.6 0.8
Dante Cunningham 31 25.3 5.2 3.6 0.6 0.7 0.4 0.5
Luke Babbitt 38 13.1 3.3 1.6 0.2 0.3 0.1 0.4
Jimmer Fredette 32 10.5 3.7 0.7 1.1 0.3 0.0 0.5
Quincy Pondexter 10 25.3 6.8 3.4 1.2 0.4 0.3 0.6
Jeff Withey 23 5.8 2.1 1.5 0.2 0.0 0.5 0.2
John Salmons 20 13.1 2.1 1.1 0.6 0.5 0.2 0.2
Nate Wolters 9 11.5 1.9 2.0 1.2 0.3 0.2 1.1
Gal Mekel 4 10.9 1.5 0.2 3.2 0.5 0.0 0.5
Russ Smith 6 4.9 0.8 0.5 0.3 0.0 0.0 1.2
Darius Miller 5 8.7 0.4 0.2 0.4 0.2 0.0 0.2

New Orleans Pelicans Future Free Agent Details

2015 2016 2017 2018
John Salmons (UFA)
Eric Gordon (PO)
Alexis Ajinca (UFA)
Omer Asik (UFA)
Dante Cunningham (UFA)
Luke Babbitt (UFA)
Jeff Withey (RFA)
Jimmer Fredette (UFA)
Ryan Anderson (UFA)
Anthony Davis (RFA)
Tyreke Evans (UFA)
Jrue Holiday (UFA)
Quincy Pondexter (UFA)

New Orleans Pelicans Future Draft Pick Summary

Year First Round Second Round
20151-3 and 20-30 Own; 4-19 to HOUTo PHL (via LAC to WAS); MEM
20161-3 and 20-30 Own; 4-19 to HOU if not already settledLess favorable of NOP and SAC 31-55 (via MIL swap of SAC for NOP); SAC 56-60
20171-3 and 20-30 Own; 4-19 to HOU if not already settled31-55 Own; 56-60 to MIN
20181-3 and 20-30 Own; 4-19 to HOU if not already settledOwn
20191-3 and 25-30 Own; 4-24 to HOU if not already settledOwn
20201-3 and 25-30 Own; 4-24 to HOU if not already settledTo HOU if NOP has not conveyed 1st round pick to HOU by 2020
2021OwnTo HOU if NOP has not conveyed 1st round pick to HOU by 2020

New Orleans Pelicans Future Traded Pick Details

Credits Debits

2015 second round draft pick from Memphis
Memphis' 2015 2nd round pick to New Orleans [Boston-Memphis-New Orleans, 1/12/2015]

2016 second round draft pick from Sacramento
Sacramento's 2016 2nd round pick to New Orleans protected for selections 31-55; if this pick falls within its protected range and is therefore not conveyed directly to New Orleans, then Sacramento's obligation to New Orleans will be extinguished [New Orleans-Sacramento, 1/11/2010] and New Orleans may convey its 2016 2nd round pick to Milwaukee and receive Sacramento's 2016 2nd round pick within selections 31-55 (via Milwaukee's right to swap Sacramento for New Orleans) (see New Orleans Debits)

2015 first round draft pick to Houston
New Orleans' 1st round pick to Houston protected for selections 1-3 and 20-30 in 2015, 1-3 and 20-30 in 2016, 1-3 and 20-30 in 2017, 1-3 and 20-30 in 2018, 1-3 and 25-30 in 2019 and 1-3 and 25-30 in 2020; if New Orleans has not conveyed a 1st round pick to Houston by 2020, then New Orleans will instead convey its 2020 2nd round pick and 2021 2nd round pick to Houston [Houston-New Orleans-Washington, 7/15/2014]

2015 second round draft pick to Philadelphia
New Orleans' 2015 2nd round pick to Philadelphia (via L.A. Clippers to Washington) [L.A. Clippers-New Orleans, 12/14/2011; Denver-L.A. Clippers-Washington, 3/15/2012; Denver-Philadelphia-Washington, 2/20/2014]

2016 second round draft pick to Milwaukee
Milwaukee will receive the more favorable of Sacramento's 2016 2nd round pick protected for selections 56-60 and New Orleans' 2016 2nd round pick and New Orleans will receive the less favorable of these two picks (via Milwaukee's right to swap Sacramento for New Orleans); if the Sacramento pick falls within its protected range, then Milwaukee's swap right and Sacramento's and New Orleans' obligations to Milwaukee will be extinguished [New Orleans-Sacramento, 1/11/2010; New Orleans-Portland-Sacramento, 7/10/2013; Milwaukee-Sacramento, 7/12/2013] and Sacramento will convey its pick to New Orleans (see Sacramento Debits); this pick conveyance is the same as the one described in "2016 second round draft pick from Sacramento" on Milwaukee Credits

2017 second round draft pick to Minnesota
New Orleans' 2017 2nd round pick to Minnesota protected for selections 31-55 (if this pick falls within its protected range and is therefore not conveyed, then New Orleans' obligation to Minnesota will be extinguished) [Minnesota-New Orleans, 7/13/2012]

2014-2015 New Orleans Pelicans Roster Composition

Selected via Draft

Anthony Davis was selected as the #1 pick in the First Round of the 2012 NBA Draft by the New Orleans Pelicans. Anthony Davis signed a multi-year contract with the New Orleans Pelicans on July 18, 2012.

Acquired via Draft Rights Trade

Draft Rights to Jeff Withey, the #9 pick in the Second Round of the 2013 NBA Draft, were acquired by the New Orleans Pelicans from the Portland Trail Blazers on July 10, 2013. Jeff Withey signed a multi-year contract with the New Orleans Pelicans on July 29, 2013.

Acquired via Trade

Ryan Anderson was acquired in a sign and trade by the New Orleans Pelicans from the Orlando Magic on July 11, 2012.

Omer Asik was acquired in a trade by the New Orleans Pelicans from the Houston Rockets on July 15, 2014.

Tyreke Evans was acquired in a sign and trade by the New Orleans Pelicans from the Sacramento Kings on July 10, 2013.

Eric Gordon was acquired in a trade by the New Orleans Pelicans from the Los Angeles Clippers on December 14, 2011. Eric Gordon re-signed to a multi-year contract as a free agent with the New Orleans Pelicans on July 18, 2012.

Jrue Holiday was acquired in a trade by the New Orleans Pelicans from the Philadelphia Sixers on July 10, 2013.

Quincy Pondexter was acquired in a trade by the New Orleans Pelicans from the Memphis Grizzlies on January 12, 2015.

Acquired via Free Agency

Alexis Ajinca signed a multi-year contract as a free agent with the New Orleans Pelicans on December 20, 2013.

Luke Babbitt signed a multi-year contract as a free agent with the New Orleans Pelicans on February 4, 2014.

Dante Cunningham signed a contract as a free agent with the New Orleans Pelicans on December 4, 2014.

Jimmer Fredette signed a contract as a free agent with the New Orleans Pelicans on July 23, 2014.

John Salmons signed a contract as a free agent with the New Orleans Pelicans on August 22, 2014.

Nate Wolters signed a contract with the New Orleans Pelicans on January 14, 2015. Nate Wolters re-signed to a contract as a free agent with the New Orleans Pelicans on January 24, 2015.

2014-2015 New Orleans Pelicans Front Office

Staff Member Position Start Season Previous Job
Tom Benson Owner 2011-2012 N/A
Dell Demps General Manager 2010-2011 N/A
Monty Williams Head Coach 2010-2011 Assistant Coach (Portland Trail Blazers, 2005 to 2010)
Fred Vinson Assistant Coach 2010-2011 Assistant Coach (Los Angeles Clippers, 2007 to 2010)
Randy Ayers Assistant Coach 2010-2011 Assistant Coach (Philadelphia Sixers, 2009 to 2010)
Dave Hanners Assistant Coach 2011-2012 Assistant Coach (Charlotte Hornets, 2008 to 2011)
Bryan Gates Assistant Coach 2012-2013 Assistant Coach (Sacramento Kings, 2011 to 2012)
Duane Brooks Head Athletic Trainer 2014-2015 N/A