Sign up for Yardbarker's daily Top 10 newsletter, the Morning Bark! Customize to get news on your favorite sports and teams.


Pelicans says injured Ryan Anderson is on pace to be ready by start of training camp

When New Orleans Pelicans forward Ryan Anderson underwent successful surgery on his cervical spine for a herniated disc in April, there were concerns if he would be recovered in time for the start of this upcoming season. After the surgery was performed, the Pelicans announced that Anderson was not expected to resume basketball activities for 4-6 months. But Pelicans coach Monty...
Via Pro Sports Daily
June 20, 2014  |  Discuss

Herniated disc officially costs Pelicans’ Ryan Anderson his season

When the then-New Orleans Hornets acquired Ryan Anderson via a sign-and-trade with the Magic in the 2012 offseason, they expected to get the sharpshooting power forward who blossomed into a star in his final year in Orlando. For the 2012-13 season, New Orleans got exactly that from him, as the former Nets draft pick scored 19.8 points and 6.5 boards per contest on 44 percent field...
Via Crossover Chronicles
March 26, 2014  |  Discuss

Video: New Orleans Pelicans Ryan Anderson leaves court on a stretcher

The New Orleans Pelicans’ Ryan Anderson gave the NBA collective a pause for concern on Friday after he collided with the Boston Celtics Gerald Wallace. Anderson fought for position as a pass was being inbounded during the Pelicans 95-92 win. The bang-up resulted in an extended halt in the action as Anderson required medical attention to the degree that he was carted off the floor...
Via Players View
January 04, 2014  |  Discuss

Pelicans forward Ryan Anderson still experiencing pain in chipped toe

New Orleans Pelicans forward Ryan Anderson has officially been upgraded to day-to-day by the organization as he recovers from a chipped bone in his toe. But the sharpshooting Anderson, who has missed the first five games of the season, likely will miss tonight's game against the Los Angeles Lakers at New Orleans Arena because the pain hasn't subsided. In recent days, Anderson...
Via Pro Sports Daily
November 08, 2013  |  Discuss

Ryan Anderson Releases Statement on Girlfriend’s Suicide

The NBA’s New Orleans Pelicans star, Ryan Anderson, has released a statement about the apparent suicide of girlfriend Gia Allemand.  Allemand gained fame from her time on the ABC reality TV show, The Bachelor. “I’m deeply grateful for all the love and support we have received from family, friends and fans,” says Anderson according to People Magazine.  ”Gia was the most...
Via Sports Blog Talk
August 15, 2013  |  Discuss

NBA Player Ryan Anderson’s GF Gia Allemand Dies of Apparent Suicide by Hanging

Ryan Anderson was acquired by the Pelicans this off-season in a sign and trade deal and had been dating Gia Allemand a former contestant on the reality show The Bachelor for some time. Anderson was the one who found Allemand and called 911. Here are the statements released by her family. “While in her residency in New Orleans on Monday night, Ms. Allemand was found by her boyfriend...
Via BlackSportsOnline
August 14, 2013  |  Discuss

NBA player's girlfriend dies at 29

Gia Allemand, girlfriend of Pelicans forward Ryan Anderson and a former 'Bachelor' contestant died on Wednesday. She was only 29. 
Via Guyism
August 14, 2013  |  Discuss

Girlfriend of Pelicans' Ryan Anderson in critical condition

The New Orleans Pelicans star 3-point shooter Ryan Anderson is at the bedside of his girlfriend, reality tv star Gia Allemand, who's in critical condition. Allemand is being treated at University Hospital in New Orleans for a "serious emergency medical event, the details of which are currently not known," according to her publicist. Allemand was rushed to University...
Via Fox Sports Southwest
August 13, 2013  |  Discuss

Ryan Anderson says Magic never tried to keep him

As Ryan Anderson sat on the podium inside Amway Center to accept his Most Improved Player of the Year Award with Otis Smith flanked to one side, it seemed a sure thing the Magic would find a way to keep the young sharpshooter. Smith said as much when the question of Anderson's future came up. He wanted Ryan Anderson in a Magic uniform for a very long time. Even then, it was...
Via Crossover Chronicles
December 31, 2012  |  Discuss

Orlando’s Ryan Anderson wins Most Improved Player of the Year

NEW YORK — Ryan Anderson of the Orlando Magic is the winner of the 2011-12 Kia NBA Most Improved Player Award, the NBA announced yesterday. The annual award is presented to a player who has made a significant improvement from the previous season. Please click the link below to read the rest of this article and watch a video on Anderson's Award.
Via Players View
May 05, 2012  |  Discuss
Pelicans News
Delivered to your inbox
You'll also receive Yardbarker's daily Top 10, featuring the best sports stories from around the web. Customize your newsletter to get articles on your favorite sports and teams. And the best part? It's free!

One question for every NFL team heading into camp

10 best play calls from the 2013 college football season

Most controversial NFL suspensions

Best, worst in-season trades for each team

Gallery: Instagrams of the week

Most underpaid players in the NFL

12 managers who are on the hot seat

25 most memorable plays in NFL history

10 NHL players looking to bounce back in 2014-15

Most confrontational sports interviews

MLB trade deadline tracker and analysis

The biggest busts in WWE history

Today's Best Stuff
For Bloggers

Join the Yardbarker Network for more promotion, traffic, and money.

Company Info
What is Yardbarker?

Yardbarker is the largest network of sports blogs and pro athlete blogs on the web. This site is the hub of the Yardbarker Network, where our editors and algorithms curate the best sports content from our network and beyond.