Anthony Davis believes Pelicans could make NBA Finals when DeMarcus Cousins returns

Anthony Davis is extremely optimistic about the Pelicans’ future.Even though the team has missed the playoffs the past two seasons, Davis believes the team will be a title contender once DeMarcus Cousins returns from injury next season.He sat down with ESPN’s Rachel Nichols during All-Star Weekend, and shared some thoughts about the state of the team.“We could have gone through the...
Via The Sports Daily
23 days ago  |  Discuss

Thomas: Rondo was trash talking about tribute video again

Isaiah Thomas and Rajon Rondo were ejected for getting into it during Wednesday night’s game between the Los Angeles Lakers and New Orleans Pelicans, and it sounds like the groundwork for the scrum was laid last month.If you remember, Rondo was outspoken in saying he does not believe Thomas should get a tribute video from the Celtics when he returns to Boston as a visiting player...
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February 15, 2018  |  Discuss

Isaiah Thomas: I was protecting myself

On Wednesday night, Isaiah Thomas and Rajon Rondo would get into it. And ultimately, both would find themselves ejected. But Thomas doesn’t think that’s fair. In fact, he says it was all about self-defense.“He was being too aggressive for whatever reason. And then he also hit me in my face three times. At some point, like as a human, if nobody is going to protect me, I’ve got to...
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February 15, 2018  |  Discuss

Isaiah Thomas, Rajon Rondo ejected for getting into heated altercation

Isaiah Thomas and Rajon Rondo were ejected from Wednesday’s game after getting tangled up off the ball in the first quarter of the game.The two point guards were fighting for position while the Lakers were attempting to inbound the ball, and a bit of physical play got the officials to stop the game. Rondo began arguing his case, and both players were ejected. The two also had a brief...
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February 14, 2018  |  Discuss

Isaiah Thomas, Rajon Rondo ejected from Lakers-Pelicans

Rajon Rondo and Isaiah Thomas were ejected from Wednesday’s Los Angeles Lakers-New Orleans Pelicans game after getting tangled up.The two got physical as the Lakers were getting set to inbound the ball in the first quarter and ended up getting tossed from the game: (@AdamJosephSport) February 15, 2018 Rondo had four points and five assists in eight minutes, while Thomas had three...
Via Larry Brown Sports
February 14, 2018  |  Discuss

Paul Pierce not disappointed Ray Allen missed his ceremony

Whether Ray Allen would attend Paul Pierce’s jersey retirement ceremony was a big topic of discussion prior to Sunday. Allen did not attend the ceremony unlike some of his other former Boston Celtics teammates, and instead shared that he was playing golf. But Pierce says he is not disappointed by that.Pierce said on ESPN’s “The Jump” Monday that he didn’t have a problem with Allen...
Via Larry Brown Sports
February 12, 2018  |  Discuss

DeMarcus Cousins helps Pelicans in film room despite injury

DeMarcus Cousins is continuing to be a strong leader for the New Orleans Pelicans despite suffering a devastating injury.Cousins suffered a torn Achilles’ tendon during Friday night’s game, which will require season-ending surgery. The injury is a crushing blow for the Pelicans, who had been on a roll and were starting to move up the standings.Even though he is injured, Cousins is...
Via Larry Brown Sports
January 27, 2018  |  Discuss

Watch: Rajon Rondo cheered by Celtics fans during player introductions, DeMarcus Cousins booed

Former Celtics point guard Rajon Rondo returned to TD Garden on Tuesday, and he received a warm welcome back from Celtics fans.Rondo was cheered when his name was called during pregame introductions, which shows that even though he now suits up for the Pelicans, Celtics fans still remember him helping the team win a title roughly 10 years ago.Pelicans big man Anthony Davis was also...
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January 16, 2018  |  Discuss

Rajon Rondo drops 25 assists

It’s always nice to see athletes turn back the clock. And on Wednesday night, New Orleans point guard Rajon Rondo would do just that. But that’s not all. On Wednesday night, Rondo would drop 25 assists in a win over the Brooklyn Nets.It’s the first time we’ve seen a 25-assist performance since 1996—when Jason Kidd did it. However, Kidd would also drop 20 points that night. Rondo...
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December 28, 2017  |  Discuss

Report: Pelicans meeting with Rajon Rondo about potential one-year deal

The New Orleans Pelicans are reportedly meeting with free agent point guard Rajon Rondo Thursday about potentially bringing him in on a one-year deal.Zach Lowe of ESPN first reported this news, with Adrian Wojnarowski adding there is “real traction on a possible deal” and that the Pelicans see Rondo and Jrue Holiday as a great pairing on the court together.Rondo is obviously at the...
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July 13, 2017  |  Discuss

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