• Pelicans sign guard John Petty Jr

    6 days ago - By InsideHoops

    The New Orleans Pelicans have signed guard John Petty Jr. Petty Jr., 6-5, 184, played four seasons at Alabama in which he averaged 11.7 points, 4.5 rebounds, and 2.0 assists in 131 games , finishing his career with a school-record 311 made three-pointers. Petty Jr. is coming off of a senior campaign where he...
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  • Pelicans exercise contract options on Zion Williamson, Nickeil Alexander-Walker, Jaxson Hayes and Kira Lewis Jr

    6 days ago - By InsideHoops

    The New Orleans Pelicans have exercised fourth-year options on guard Nickeil Alexander-Walker, center Jaxson Hayes, and forward Zion Williamson, and a third-year option on guard Kira Lewis Jr. Alexander-Walker has appeared in 93 games in two seasons with the Pelicans, averaging 8.3 points, 2.5 rebounds, and 2.1 assists in 17.2 minutes per contest....
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  • Pelicans Exercise Options For Williamson, Alexander-Walker, Hayes, Lewis

    7 days ago - By Hoops Rumors

    The Pelicans have picked up rookie-scale options on four players, including Zion Williamson , the top overall pick in 2019, the team announced in a press release. New Orleans exercised the fourth-year option for Williamson, guaranteeing his $13.5MM salary for the 2022/23 season.
    [RELATED: Decisions On 2022/23 Rookie Scale Options ]
    It's a routine move that sets the stage for next summer, when Williamson will be eligible for an extension that could tie him to the franchise for an additional five seasons. Although those offers are nearly always accepted, there have been rumblings that...
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  • NBA Season Preview: How deep is Zion Williamson's game?

    7 days ago - By FanSided

    Entering his third season, how much of his game has New Orleans Pelicans Zion Williamson unveiled? With a full season officially under New Orleans Pelicans star Zion Williamson's belt, we got to see the dominance that made him a viral sensation in high school, executed at the NBA level. Playing with a poorly built roster,...
    NBA Season Preview: How deep is Zion Williamson's game? - FanSided - FanSided - Sports News, Entertainment, Lifestyle & Technology - 300+ Sites
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