Found March 01, 2014 on Los That Sports Blog:

Tweet New Orleans head coach Monty Williams had plans to start forward Tyreke Evans Friday night against the Phoenix Suns, his first start as a member of the Pelicans, but Williams’ plans nearly fell through after Evans got stuck in an elevator at the team hotel prior to the game… New Orleans coach Monty Williams says he plans to start Tyreke Evans tonight – but Evans is stuck on an elevator. #SunsvsPelicans — Bob Young (@BobYoungTHI) March 1, 2014 Evans even took a video of his ordeal and uploaded it to Instagram. Hey, it’s not like he didn’t have the time… Eventually the elevator got moving again and Evans made it to the game with about an hour to spare. Would have been a damn shame had Evans been given a DNP because of an elevator malfunction.

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