HoopsHype Ryan Anderson Buzz Meter

by HoopsHype - Updated: October 23, 2014 | 09:31 PM

Jimmy Smith

More rotational tweaks for Monty Williams: Ryan Anderson checks Omer Asik with 7:30 to go 3Q.

Jim Eichenhofer

Both teams struggling big-time to make shots. Pelicans lead 31-25 at 2:59 of 2nd qtr. Ryan Anderson has all 8 of NOLA's points in 2nd qtr

John Reid

Ryan Anderson has scored all eight of the bench points so far tonight. Pelicans leading Mavericks, 31-21.

Earl K. Sneed

Crowder strikes to open the 2nd, but Ryan Anderson comes right back with a three. @Dallas Mavericks are going to need some defensive stops.

Jimmy Smith

Eric Gordon back in at the 3:50 mark as Ryan Anderson checks in. Monty Williams hinted at this in pregame comments.

John Reid

Monty Williams said he wants to see Eric Gordon work with the second unit, particularly with Ryan Anderson.

John Denton

In @TijuanaFlats & saw pic of @Ryan Anderson Still legend in ORL & nicest guy in NBA.See you next week in N'Awlins. http://t.co/NuiecxgtaM

John Reid

Ryan Anderson delivering another strong preseason performance - 11 pts and 8 rebounds off the bench.

Nakia Hogan

Trainers are working on on Anthony Davis' right wrist or hand. Doesn't look serious. Ryan Anderson in for A.D.

Sean Kelley

The @New Orleans Pelicans have 4 steals and have scored 15 pts off 10 Wizard turns. @Ryan Anderson leads all bench scorers with 7 on 3-6fg.

John Reid

Ryan Anderson playing at small forward in the second quarter.

Nakia Hogan

Pelicans could show zone defense and give Ryan Anderson time at small forward tonight s.nola.com/yhGVOKN via @nolanews

Jim Eichenhofer

Funny moment: An excited Ryan Anderson trying to get Tyreke Evans to look at Pelivision, when Evans was shown as being picked Player of Game

Jim Eichenhofer

Ryan Anderson is playing a one-man game of H-O-R-S-E out there. He'd be tough to beat when that stepback jumper from 20 feet is falling

John Reid

No help defense for Pelicans PF Ryan Anderson, who struggled to stop Terrence Jones from scoring on a post up move.

Jim Eichenhofer

After lengthy hiatus from basketball, Pelicans F Ryan Anderson off to aggressive start in preseason. Story: on.nba.com/1vTEE6C

John Reid

There will be occasions this season where the Pelicans will go big with Anthony Davis, Omer Asik and Ryan Anderson paired together.

John Reid

Monty Williams said after practice today that Ryan Anderson will get some playing time at small forward this season.

Nakia Hogan

For the first time in camp, Pelicans gave Ryan Anderson practice time at SF. Anderson doesn't expect to spend a lot of time there, though

Jim Eichenhofer

Ryan Anderson said he's not sure how much small forward he'll play, but "it's something I'm comfortable doing." He practiced some at 3 today

Jim Eichenhofer

Sequence that showed how Ryan Anderson is such a unique forward: He outmuscled 278-pound Kevin Seraphin for rebound, then fired stepback 3

John Reid

Ryan Anderson has been just amazingly efficient. He's repeatedly making turnaround and step-back jumpers against Wizards.

Jim Eichenhofer

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

John Reid

Ryan Anderson has averaged 13.0 points after two preseason games. He's shooting 50 percent from 3-point range.

Jim Eichenhofer

Ryan Anderson, Jrue Holiday make progress in returns to action in Pelicans' 93-87 preseason loss at Hawks. Story: on.nba.com/1nXQFrX

John Reid

Ryan Anderson led the Pelicans with 14 points.

Jim Eichenhofer

Pelicans making it interesting, pulling within 6 before Hawks convert first part of and-one for 82-74 edge. Ryan Anderson 16 pts w/8:21 left

Nakia Hogan

Eric Gordon, Ryan Anderson have scored 11 points apiece in first half. It'll be interesting to see how Williams handle 2nd half rotations.

John Reid

Ryan Anderson playing like he's ready for season - 3-of-6 from 3-point range for 11 points in first half. 6-of-12 on 3s after two games.

John Reid

Eric Gordon leads Pelicans with 9 pts; Ryan Anderson has 8.

Jim Eichenhofer

Just like Saturday, Ryan Anderson heating up from three-point range. Has 3 treys in 2nd Q and 11 pts. Atl 58-46 late in 1st half

Jim Eichenhofer

Anthony Davis (4 pts, 2-7 FGs) picks up 2nd foul, is subbed out for Ryan Anderson. Omer Asik 5 pts, 4 reb. Hawks 24-16 at 2:41 of 1st Q

Nakia Hogan

John Salmons and Ryan Anderson are the first Pelican players off the bench.

John Reid

Ryan Anderson made 4-of-9 shots for a team high 12 points in the first half.

Surya Fernandez

Ryan Anderson leads all scorers with 11 points on three 3-pointers. Pelicans as a team are getting it done from long range.

Jim Eichenhofer

Ryan Anderson's first stint on an NBA court in 9 months went swimmingly. Anderson scored 12 points, including canning 3 treys. NOLA 39-34

Jim Eichenhofer

A lot going on here, especially for preseason. As Ryan Anderson heats up from 3-point range with 2 in row, fans chant "We want Russ!" Smith

John Reid

Wow - Ryan Anderson just drilled a 3-pointer.

Jim Eichenhofer

Another guy Pelicans are so happy to see back is Ryan Anderson, who checks in at 5:56 of 1st quarter. NOLA up 10-7. Ryan last played Jan. 3

John Reid

Ryan Anderson is about to enter

Emiliano Carchia

Ryan Anderson pranks Pelicans rookies Smith and Young with Disney-themed backpacks sportando.com/en/usa/nba/136… http://t.co/caFZyQCh3x

Chris Sheridan

Today's #NBA Photo of the Day has Ryan Anderson of the #Pelicans making special purchases for the rookies sheridanhoops.com/2014/10/02/pho…

Chris Sheridan

Ryan Anderson of the #Pelicans gave luggage to the 2 rookies on his team ... well, kind of #NBA Photo of the Day sheridanhoops.com/2014/10/02/pho…

Jason Calmes

Check out Patric Young's stylish new travel bag courtesy of Ryan Anderson. instagram.com/p/tqUXSjuMVS/

Jimmy Spencer

Read @Jimmy Smith ’s piece on @Ryan Anderson ... Fantastic look at Anderson’s relationship w/ God & faith: nola.com/pelicans/index…

Jimmy Spencer

So proud of @Ryan Anderson —I worked w/ him on his high school blog years ago at the @sacbee_news — for his continued faith and resilience.

Jimmy Smith

Column: After a difficult year, #Pelicans @Ryan Anderson appears almost born again. bit.ly/1mRp9eW @PelicansHoops

John Reid

New Orleans Pelicans forward Ryan Anderson shows on opening day of camp he's back s.nola.com/ydAIjLc via @nolanews

Dave McMenamin

LeBron on the shooters with the deepest range in the league: Mike Miller, James Jones, Kyle Korver, Ryan Anderson and ... J.R. Smith

John Reid

Monty Williams said they are going to bring Ryan Anderson in training camp along with Jrue Holiday and Rric Gordon