Pelicans big man Jeff Withey has large plans for this offseason in preparation for his sophomore season in the NBA: gaining weight, adding muscle and becoming a more dominant threat in the post.
Ensuring that checklist comes to fruition means Withey has a busy and disciplined summer ahead of him.
The Pelicans strength and conditioning Coach Carlos Daniel wants Withey to add 15 pounds...
Part of being an NBA rookie is getting pranked. Some of the most famous pranks involve the rookie’s cars.
Jeff Withey of the New Orleans Pelicans got his rookie hazing on Thursday. Ryan Anderson, Jason Smith and Anthony Morrow are the pranksters.
It involved his car (a 2012 white Mercedes CLS), plastic Saran wrap and shaving cream. They wrote “Sweet Pea” on the windshield of...
New Orleans Pelicans rookie center Jeff Withey played his best game of the season in Tuesday's 114-97 loss to the Sacramento Kings.
Playing 27 minutes against the Kings, Withey scored a season-high 14 points on 5-of-6 shooting and had five rebounds and two blocks and two steals.
Jeff Withey could be on the rise for NOLA (Photo: reidspice).Rookie Jeff Withey picked up extra minutes in the New Orleans Pelicans' 114-97 loss to Sacramento, but the rookie from Kansas emerged with a career night.Withey went for 14 points (5-6 FG, 4-5 FT), five rebounds, two assists, two steals and two blocks in 27 minutes. He'd yet to play more than 15 minutes in a game...
Former Jayhawk Xavier Henry threw down this vicious slam on Pelicans rookie and former Jayhawk Jeff Withey last night, and it was a traumatic moment that the young Withey won’t soon forget.
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Xavier Henry is giving J.J. Hickson some competition for dunk of the year. A night after Hickson landed a memorable two-hander, Henry destroyed Jeff Withey with a ferocious one-handed dunk that sent him to the floor. Henry had a clear path to the basket after a ball-fake, when Withey met him at the paint. Withey thought about going up for the block, but decided taking the charge...
Xavier Henry with the dunk of the night and definitely now a candidate for dunk of the year with a complete posterization of Pelicans’ Jeff Withey Tuesday night: The post Xavier Henry Completely Posterizes Jeff Jeff Withey (Video) appeared first on Beyond The Buzzer.
The New Orleans Pelicans say 7-foot center Jeff Withey has signed his rookie contract.
Citing team policy, the club is not releasing the terms of the deal with the former Kansas standout.
Withey was drafted by Portland in the second round of the draft, 39th overall, and then traded to New Orleans as part of a three-team deal that also sent guard Tyreke Evans from Sacramento to...
The New Orleans Pelicans have signed Jeff Withey.
Withey played on the Pelicans' Summer League team, leading the club with 1.50 blocks per game.
Withey was a second round pick in June by the Pelicans.
By now, draft analysts and sports journalists have spent many hours discussing the Portland Trail Blazers first round pick, guard C.J. McCollum out of Lehigh University. Apparently, the front office liked the point guard with a shooting touch from a small school they got last year so much, they wanted another one.
However, the real value in the draft for Portland will be determined...