HoopsHype New Orleans Pelicans Buzz Meter

by HoopsHype - Updated: September 30, 2014 | 11:50 AM - Twitters - Rumors - Roster - Salaries

Jimmy Smith

#Pelicans chat right here starting in 10 minutes. Eagerly awaiting your questions. nola.com/pelicans/index… @PelicansHoops.

John Reid

Pelicans training camp officially underway, the first of two practices today has started.

Jim Eichenhofer

Pelicans PG Russ Smith comes up with some unique answers. He listed his two favorite athletes as a kid as Tracy McGrady and Kevin Martin

Jimmy Smith

Calling all #Pelicans' conversationalists! Chatting at 11 a.m. Here's the link. Come on by. bit.ly/1DVAwI7 @PelicansHoops

Jim Eichenhofer

Five things to know about Pelicans (Dell Demps was guest on Monday's @blackandbluereport; Omer Asik today): on.nba.com/1uyHxvF

Jim Eichenhofer

Pelicans hopeful Tyreke Evans (out 3-5 weeks, hamstring) will be ready for start of regular season: on.nba.com/1DVrJWz

John Reid

New Orleans Pelicans in push to meet expectations after three consecutive losing seasons s.nola.com/goCA6lD via @nolanews

Jason Calmes

Feature: Pelicans Media Day Recap, Observations bit.ly/YJ6GFM #Pelicans #fb

Jimmer Fredette

Training camp day one starts tomorrow. Can't wait for another season to start! #Pelicans #NewOrleans

Jim Eichenhofer

Pelicans aiming for return to NBA playoffs (Dell Demps, Monty discuss one of NOLA's 2014-15 goals). Story: on.nba.com/YDVwlX

Jimmy Smith

Struggling #Saints offer #Pelicans unexpected chance to excite football-crazy fan base. bit.ly/1roriQq @PelicansHoops

John Reid

Pelicans media day has ended.

Jimmy Smith

#Pelicans Jeff Withey says addition of Omer Asik will make all of the team's bigs better.

Jimmy Smith

#Pelicans Luke Babbitt says team held him out of Summer League because of uncertainty about possible inclusion on Asik trade.

John Reid

Pelicans center Omer Asik excited about the opportunity to start after playing behind Dwight Howard in Houston.

Jimmy Smith

#Pelicans Omer Asik says his goal has always been to be a starting NBA center. Another chance this year.

Nakia Hogan

Pelicans PG Jrue Holiday said he probably will be limited early in camp.

Jimmy Smith

#Pelicans Jrue holiday says he is 70% return from injury. Likely to be limited in camp.

Jimmy Smith

#Pelicans Jrue Holiday says for him media day the "start of something fun. "

Nakia Hogan

Pelicans swingman Tyreke Evans said he expects to be back from hamstring injury by season opener, if not sooner.

Jimmy Smith

#Pelicans Austin Rivers says he feels no personal pressure to perform well this year.

Nakia Hogan

Pelicans G Austin Rivers said he is focused as he enters season. He said his 3rd year is big for him.

Jimmy Smith

#Pelicans Austin Rivers says his focus currently on improvement.

John Reid

There is a sense of optimism prevailing at Pelicans media day

John Reid

Pelicans forward Darius Miller said he is eager to compete for the starting small forward spot

Jimmy Smith

#Pelicans Darius Miller says he is glad he returned for another season. "I love it here."

John Reid

John Salmons one reason he decided to sign with the Pelicans was because of Monty Williams. They were teammates during his rookie season

Jimmy Smith

#Pelicans John Salmons says attention to detail differentiates winners from losers in NBA.

Jimmy Smith

#Pelicans John Salmons says enough talent to be a playoff team.

Nakia Hogan

Pelicans coach Monty Williams said PF Ryan Anderson could play some SF in certain lineups. But don't expect to see him there full time.

Jimmy Smith

#Pelicans player slowly making their way around to different photographing stations as media they commences.

Anthony Davis

Time to get to work!! RT @New Orleans Pelicans: It's like Christmas morning! Beginning the set-up for #PelicansMediaDay! http://t.co/EsAQsGKojE

Jim Eichenhofer

Five things to know about Pelicans on Monday (Media Day live show on Pelicans.com is this afternoon): on.nba.com/10dTjPo

Jim Eichenhofer

Media Day is here. Countdown to Pelicans training camp is 1, also Anthony Davis' NBA rank in blocks in '13-14: on.nba.com/1rvDmNw

Jimmy Smith

Will the #Pelicans make the playoffs this year? Tell us your thoughts. bit.ly/1vpp5m1 @PelicansHoops

Shams Charania

Free agent D.J. Stephens, a freak athlete, has agreed to a training camp deal with the New Orleans Pelicans, league sources tell RealGM.

Tom Ziller

But for real: the Pelicans have Tyreke, Jimmer and Salmons. God bless you, Dell Demps.

Tom Ziller

"Did the Pelicans solve their small forward problem?" "They signed Luke Babbitt, John Salmons and Darius Miller. So ... no."

Sean Kelley

During this timeout, a reminder that @jenhale504 and myself will be broadcasting @New Orleans Pelicans media day live tomorrow Pelicans.com

John Reid

I'm told the Pelicans have hired Duane Brooks as athletic trainer. He replaces Jon Ishop, who was hired by the Detroit Pistons last month.

Jimmy Smith

ICYMI, today's column: Needing to stay healthy to be relevant, #Pelicans get jump on releasing injury bad news. bit.ly/1qCXBop

Jim Eichenhofer

Countdown to Pelicans training camp is 2 days: on.nba.com/1oo8ECh

Alexis Ajinca

Tomorrow is media day for us #GoPels Demain c'est le Media Day #TeamAjinça #Pelicans

John Reid

New Orleans Pelicans swingman Tyreke Evans could miss up to five weeks with hamstring injury s.nola.com/a7jynJS via @nolanews

Kurt Helin

Tyreke Evans to miss training camp with Pelicans due to hamstring injury dlvr.it/72Pqg2

Jimmy Smith

Column update: This year, the #Pelicans don't wait to reveal bad injury news. bit.ly/1qCXBop @PelicansHoops

Jason Jones

Pelicans announced Tyreke Evans will be out 3-5 weeks with a strained hamstring suffered in a pickup game last week.

Jason Calmes

Tyreke Evans to Miss 3-5 Weeks with Right Hamstring Injury bit.ly/1Cw35dq #Pelicans #fb

Chuck Swirsky

September 27, 2014 The Pelicans announced that guard Tyreke Evans is expected to miss 3-5 weeks with a strained right hamstring.