Found April 05, 2014 on Fox Sports Southwest:
The Pelicans starting point guard Brain Roberts has had quite the storied journey to arrive at the helm of the New Orleans franchise. Roberts went undrafted after a signature collegiate career at The University of Dayton. He spent several years honing his skills playing overseas in Israel and Germany, while returning to the US to participate in the Summer League with squads like the LA Lakers and the Sacramento Kings, hoping to make an impression. Roberts finally found an NBA home in New Orleans after a successful Summer League outing with the then Hornets franchise in 2012.  Last season, Roberts tasted what being a starting NBA floor general is like when Grieves Vasquez was injured briefly for the Hornets. All of that experience  helped prepare Roberts for this year, when a season-ending leg injury to starter Jrue Holiday in early January left Roberts firmly in command of the Pelicans for much of the season, 40 games and counting as a starter. "He's grown tremendously both...

Pelicans' Anthony Davis day-to-day with back spasms

The New Orleans Pelicans suffered a blowout loss to the Denver Nuggets on Wednesday by the score of 137-107. The loss was the third straight for the Pelicans, who dropped to 32-43 on the season, last in the Southwest Division.  Pelicans power forward Anthony Davis left the game in the second quarter because of back spasms and did not return.TonyTheTiger via Wikimedia CommonsAccording...

Eric Gordon To Visit Doctor For Exam On Left Knee

Eric Gordon will receive an examination on his left knee from his doctor in Los Angeles. Gordon did not accompany the New Orleans Pelicans for their game against the Utah Jazz on Friday. Gordon has missed eight consecutive games because of tendinitis in his left knee. Monty Williams said the Pelicans had no plans to shut down Gordon for the remainder of the season. Gordon has averaged...

Pelicans' Eric Gordon doubtful tonight against Trail Blazers

New Orleans Pelicans shooting guard Eric Gordon is not expected to play tonight against the Trail Blazers in Portland, according to the New Orleans Times-Picayune. Gordon has missed the last eight games due to tendinitis in his left knee.Gordon did not travel with the team to Salt Lake City to play the Jazz on Friday night. But instead he made a trip to Los Angeles to get his knee...

Pelicans' Eric Gordon heads to Los Angeles to get his left knee examined

New Orleans Pelicans shooting guard Eric Gordon did not accompany the team for Friday night's game against the Utah Jazz, so he could get his ailing left knee examined by his doctor in Los Angeles, according to a source close to the team. It's not known when Gordon will rejoin the team, but he's not likely to make the trip to Portland on Sunday when the Pelicans play...

Anthony Davis is a game-time decision at Utah

New Orleans All-Star forward Anthony Davis (back spasms) will be a game-time decision to play in Friday’s Western Conference game against the Utah Jazz. Davis participated in shootaround this morning at EnergySolutions Arena. “He’s been doing a lot of stuff the last two days,” Pelicans Coach Monty Williams said of Davis’ activity since he left Wednesday’s game at Denver...

Anthony Davis Day-To-Day With Back Spasms

Anthony Davis is day-to-day with back spasms. Davis was forced out of the New Orleans Pelicans' game on Wednesday against the Denver Nuggets after playing just 10 minutes.

Pelicans' Anthony Davis plays through back spasms versus Jazz

The New Orleans Pelicans lost to the Utah Jazz on Friday by the score of 100-96. The loss extended the Pelicans' losing streak to four and dropped them to 32-44, last in the Southwest Division.  Power forward Anthony Davis continued to battle back problems, but played 23 minutes through the injury.TonyTheTiger via Wikimedia reported that Davis left the...

Anthony Davis scares the league

“People around the league don’t know what to make of him anymore. They are just terrified, especially after having watched Davis average 30 points, 13.5 rebounds, and three blocks per game on 55 percent shooting over a 10-game stretch in March — a period during which he turned 21 freaking years old. He’s already fourth overall in Player Efficiency Rating, behind only LeBron...

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Though Anthony Davis' status is unclear, the New Orleans Pelicans managed to beat their next opponent last week with their leading scorer sidelined for much of the game.
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