Found July 28, 2013 on That NBA Lottery Pick:
With the 2013-14 NBA season coming soon, the New Orleans Pelicans will take their first steps after being re-branded from the Hornets era. Recently, Ben Golliver of Sports Illustrated got a chance to ask newly-acquired guard Jrue Holiday about playing for a team named the “Pelicans” and his response was pretty classic: “I mean, it’s funny, I’m not going to lie,” new point guard Jrue Holiday admitted Wednesday. “It’s funny saying it. ‘We’re the Pelicans.’ But I’ve said it about half a million times now, so I’m used to it.” Clearly, Mr. Holiday will have to say it with a straight face from now on…. *** Jrue Holiday image courtesy of Getty Images
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