Ryan Anderson has 23 points off the bench for the Pelicans. Austin Rivers has 12. Both have hurt Utah significantly
Big 3-pointer by Austin Rivers cut the Jazz's lead to three. But Utah answers with Alec Burks' 3-pointer.
Gordon has Austin Rivers on him and is sensing barbecue chicken
Ryan Anderson airballed a 3-point attempt. Austin Rivers overshot a layup. Not good.
Austin Rivers ties things up at 21 on a fast break dunk! 3:51 left in the first quarter.
Crowd is loud as Austin Rivers dunks it!
LeBron James has 19 points in the first against the Pelicans. Tyreke Evans. Luke Babbitt. Austin Rivers. That's who NO is using against him
Jrue Holiday has picked up 2 fouls in first 3:02. He's being replaced by Austin Rivers.
Austin Rivers on Dante Cunningham: "He hustles, guards anybody on the floor. He knows his role, he does it well, and he's been huge for us."
A esta altura Austin Rivers pareciera que juega por portación de apellido. No hace ningún tipo de diferencia en la cancha.
Couple nice finds already by Gal Mekel, picking up assists on shots by Austin Rivers + Ryan Anderson. 2nd unit needs his command of offense
Gal Mekel playing PG, Austin Rivers at SG.
Nice dunk by Austin Rivers but the Pelicans are trailing 72-57 with 3:48 remaining in the third quarter.
Um … who told Austin Rivers he could take off like that?
Kevin Durant mid-post isolation on Austin Rivers seems like a decent option for Scott Brooks.
Austin Rivers is the point guard right now with the second unit on the floor.
Austin Rivers still having problems finishing around the rim.
Austin Rivers struggling - dribbles too long into shot clock. Got to give up ball if he's doesn't have a shot or open driving lane.
I bet the Pelicans would rather have Rasual Butler over Austin Rivers right about now
Austin Rivers on his 0-for-8 shooting: "It was a bad night for me. I had good looks. I just sucked tonight."
Pelicans just don't have it right now - Hawks up 51-36. Time for Monty Williams to go to the bench. Austin Rivers is 0-of-8.
Is it me or does it seem like it was a bad idea to start Austin Rivers at SG. He really seems unsure of himself.
It's not Austin Rivers' night. Now 0-7.
Austin Rivers hasn't gotten off to the type of start he had hoped for, missing his first four shots. Hawks lead 10-8 with 5:09 left in 1Q.
Austin Rivers off to a 0-for-2 start from the field. Just missed a reverse layup.
Pelicans guard Austin Rivers will get his first start of the season tonight against Atlanta Hawks.
Austin Rivers got to get the ball out of his hands quicker. Missed opportunity for a potential Anthony Davis' dunk just happened.
Bad break with Jrue Holiday picking up 4th foul at 9:14 of 3rd qtr. Probably will have to sit rest of period. Austin Rivers in. Sac 57-55
DeMarcus Cousins just had some words for Austin Rivers. Why? I have no idea.