Tyreke Evans campaigns for 3 shots, after launching halfcourt shot while fouled. Won't get it in new-ish interpretation of rule. Sac 88-81
Tyreke Evans has all 14 of his pts since 2nd qtr. His career average vs. Sac of 20.4 pts is his 3rd-most vs. any team (Nets 22.7, Raps 20.9)
After all that, the game is tied at 49 at halftime. McLemore has 10 points for the Kings, DMC with 8 points, 5 rebounds. Reke 10 pts for N.O
Tyreke Evans instrumental in Pelicans getting back in game, scoring 10 pts in 2nd qtr, all at the doorstep. Tied at 49 at halftime
Pelican starters: Jrue Holiday, Tyreke Evans, Darius Miller, Anthony Davis, Omer Asik.
Four former John Calipari players are starting in Kings-Pelicans (Tyreke Evans, DeMarcus Cousins, Darius Miller and Anthony Davis).
Pelicans starting lineup tonight: Omer Asik at center, Tyreke Evans at SG, Darius Miller at SF, Jrue Holiday at PG and Anthony Davis at PF.
Tyreke Evans and Jrue Holiday are a combined 2-of-8 from the field. Not good.
Tyreke Evans, Anthony Davis, Alexis Ajinca, Eric Gordon and Jrue Holiday are the Pelicans starters tonight against Jazz.
Great steal by AD leading to a turnover by Tyreke Evans on the fast break. Not the first time we have seen that sequence.
Tyreke Evans having no problems penetrating into the lane.
The best offensive 5 man line-up in the NBA (min 50 mins) is Jrue Holliday, Eric Gordon, Tyreke Evans, Ryan Anderson and Anthony Davis
Tyreke Evans went 18 points, 6 rebounds and 5 assists … didn’t the Maloofs’ Kings do a year-long campaign on those averages?
Tyreke Evans comes up with 2 huge baskets, then Jrue Holiday gets key steal, followed by Anthony Davis 1-2 FTs. NOLA 103-97 at 0:28
Reke scores over Boogie. Remember when they were the "future' of the Kings? New Orleans up 102-97, 28.8 seconds to play.
Oh there goes Reke, 100-94 Pelicans
Tough to see NoLa go from running good stuff getting it to Anderson to the Tyreke iso-show. (16FGApg 38%)
Tyreke Evans' difficulty finishing is so hard to understand given his size and strength.
Monty Williams has seen enough. Here come Anthony Davis, Tyreke Evans back into the game. Pels lead has been cut to 82-79 with 9:07 left.
Bad pass by Austin Rivers-- leads to turnover and points by Kings.Where's Jrue Holiday or Tyreke Evans?
Tyreke Evans long 3 gives him 7 pts in qtr. Kings fans won't recognize this Evans. He shot 26.7% on 3s here, but is 14-for-30 this season
Kings announcers throwing mad shade at Tyreke
Tyreke Evans' 3-pointer has tied the game at 59-59.
Tyreke Evans has been really quiet in the first half of his return to Sacramento. So far he is scoreless with no assists. Kings lead 45-37.
Tyreke Evans got to get going - taken only one shot and scoreless after almost 10 minutes.
It's like a family reunion here in Sacramento. Tyreke Evans and John Salmons just walked in the door. Jimmer Fredette sitting baseline.
Pelicans Jrue Holliday and Tyreke Evans combined 0-for-14 in the 4th quarter tonight. Serves them right for having those first names
Anthony Davis was 2-for-5 in the fourth. Tyreke and Jrue Holiday went 0-for-14.
Tyreke Evans, Jrue Holiday and Austin Rivers are a combined 0-8 in the fourth quarter. Poor Anthony Davis left to set high screens
Terrific flop by Tyreke. Going to be getting a warning for that one.
Loved the way Tyreke Evans has played all year. Wish NOP had a traditional 3 or at least a 3/D guy alongside him and Holiday.
Without Omer Asik tonight, scoring-rich lineup of Jrue, Gordon, Tyreke, Ryno and Anthony Davis turned game in NOLA's favor in 2nd qtr. 49-42
I can't wait for when Tyreke Evans and Anthony Davis have triple doubles in the same game.
Tyreke Evans has to get going offensively
Only four players averaging at least 15 points, 7 rebounds, 4 assists and a steal this season - Harden, LeBron, B. Knight and Tyreke Evans
Perhaps not realizing he was open, Jrue Holiday passed up layup to find Tyreke Evans for a 3-pointer. All net. It's been that kind of night