Pelicans PG Jrue Holiday said he required 5 stitches for cut over right eye. Only protection he'll wear Saturday vs. Mavericks is a Band-Aid
Jrue Holiday on Anthony Davis' 26-17-9 in a win on Opening Night: "“That’s AD. He gets better and better.”
Pelicans Top Six guys are strong: Jrue, EG, Tyreke, Brow, Asik and Ryan Anderson. After that the bench leaves much to be desired
Jrue Holiday returns to the game with a bandage over his right eye with 6:23 to play.
Jrue Holiday has abrasion over right eye, expected to return.
Pelicans PG Jrue Holiday has an abrasion over his right eye and needed stitches. He is probable to return.
Jrue Holiday is in locker room getting stitches after colliding with Elfrid Payton. Has cut over right eye. Probable to return
Jrue Holiday, who is at "80 percent" in his return from injury, missed a couple layups early and still gaining back timing (3-for-9, 6 pts)
Jrue with back to back baskets. He's handling the ball more in the second half.
If Jrue Holiday isn't trying to dominate games, he's just an average player. It's when he attacks relentlessly that he can be special.
Things can always change (Jrue Holiday was at a similar position before he got extended), but it's unlikely. Tobias Harris likely to be RFA.
In the second half, Pelicans are going to need more scoring help from Eric Gordon and Jrue Holiday. They combined for 7 pts in first half.
Anthony Davis' D must be rubbing off on Pelicans guards Jrue Holiday and Eric Gordon. Both had mean-spirited blocks of Magic shots in half
Jrue Holiday finally ended his scoreless string.
Pelicans already have 3 blocks in first 6 minutes. Most surprising: Jrue Holiday welcoming Elfrid Payton to NBA with swat of reverse layup
Nice block by Jrue Holiday on Elfrid Payton's layup attempt.
Elfrid Payton's first career shot attempt was blocked by the Pelicans' Jrue Holiday.
Starters for Pelicans: PG Jrue Holiday, SG Eric Gordon, SF Tyreke Evans, PF Anthony Davis, C Omer Asik.
Pelicans starting lineup tonight - Tyreke Evans at SF, Anthony Davis at PF, Omer Asik at C, Eric Gordon at SG, Jrue Holiday at PG.
Blue beats White 46-36 in Pelicans scrimmage. Anthony Davis scored 14, Jrue Holiday 13 to lead Blue. Austin Rivers had 10 to pace White.
Jrue Holiday 0-of-5 from the field.
Jrue Holiday still scoreless after 12 minutes in the first half.
Pelicans' Jrue Holiday, Tyreke Evans and Eric Gordon in the starting lineup together tonight for first time in preseason.
Like the way, Jrue Holiday has picked his spots to attack tonight. He has shot well from the perimeter.
Pelicans now have Tyreke Evans on the court playing what should be considered SF. Jrue Holiday & Austin Rivers at guard spots.
Jrue Holiday and Tyreke Evans had their way in the first half. Holiday made four of his first five shots.
Pelicans' Austin Rivers first guard off bench. He's paired in the backcourt with Jrue Holiday.
Pelicans center Omer Asik makes nice bounce pass to Jrue Holiday, who makes layup.
Opening possession of game, Jrue Holiday gets steal in backcourt.
Starting lineups for tonight's game, Tyreke Evans at guard with Jrue Holiday. Familiar face Lance Thomas in OKC five: http://t.co/JeItfcLw3l
Pelicans PG Jrue Holiday struggling in third quarter with four turnovers.
Nice to get long look at 4 starters. Davis dominating both ends; Asik tough in paint; Jrue getting closer to 100%; Gordon aggressive on O
Beverley really messing w Jrue Holiday again. Has forced 4 tos in 7 min, but has to sit with 5 fouls. Likely knew his night was almost over.
Pelicans should bottle some of this shooting for the regular season. They're 16-for-21. Davis, Asik, Jrue, Babbitt are combined 13-for-14
Jrue Holiday looked as good as he has all preseason in first 6:04 of game (7 points, 3 assists). Downside: he picked up 3 fouls
Austin Rivers first guard off the bench to replace PG Jrue Holiday with 5:56 remaining in 1Q.
Pelicans PG Jrue Holiday just picked up his third foul of the game with 5:56 to play in 1Q. Austin Rivers enters game in Holiday's place.
Patrick Beverley vs. Jrue Holiday is an interesting matchup. Beverley is one of most physical defenders in NBA. Picked up fouls 7 seconds in
Pelicans PG Jrue Holiday off to fast start, scoring five of the Pelicans' first seven points.
Pelicans starting lineup: SF John Salmons, PF Anthony Davis, C Omer Asik, SG Eric Gordon and PG Jrue Holiday
Two guys back from injury playing well: Jrue Holiday 7 pts, 2 ast in 1st Q; Ryan Anderson (5 pts) drained tough stepback J over DeJuan Blair
Jrue Holiday was impressive in the first quarter, 7 pts in 10 minutes. Very aggressive