This game is like on the direct opposite end of the enjoyability spectrum from Kings-Pelicans the other night.
So I write about the Pelicans being healthy and Eric Gordon is now injured .....
Seeing a lot of Pelicans gear at Poboy Fest. You are all the best looking people here.
Guys we get Kings-Pelicans again on Tuesday.
Anthony Davis finished with 43 and Pelicans beat Jazz 106-94.
Jrue Holiday having big 2nd half, scoring 17 of his 19 points after intermission. Pelicans go back up 103-90 at 2:23
Pelicans are up 103 - 90.
AD is back in. Pelicans are up 10 with a little over 4 left in the game.
No surprise, Anthony Davis breather was a brief one. He checks back in with 4:14 left. Pelicans 95-85
With Hayward on the bench, the Pelicans outscore the Jazz 13-4 to start the fourth.
Pelicans end the 3rd up by 5. Jazz were in control for most of that quarter.
End of 3: Pelicans 77, Jazz 72. New Orleans led by as much as 19 in the quarter, but Gordon Hayward scores 13 to lead the comeback effort.
Jazz has cut Pelicans' 19-point lead down to 77-72 at end of third quarter.
Pelicans lead is down to 7 with Hayward going to the line.
Crowd happy Jimmer Fredette has entered for Pelicans
Pelicans confirmed - Eric Gordon has separated left shoulder - will not return tonight.
Halftime: Pelicans 57, Jazz 40. Anthony Davis has 21 pts, 6 reb. The Jazz's top two scorers, Hayward and Burke, have combined for 22 points.
Pelicans really grow their lead in the 2nd, Pels are up 17 over the Jazz at 57-40.
Maybe best quarter Pelicans played on road trip, outscoring Jazz 32-17 in 2nd. NOLA up 57-40 at halftime. Haven't won here since March '11
Pelicans go into halftime leading Jazz, 57-40.
Pelicans have outscored Jazz, 31-15 in second quarter.
Pelicans have controlled second quarter, leading 54-38.
Pelicans backup center Jeff Withey playing well so far. He's made 2-of-3 shots, just got an open lane for a dunk.
Pelicans are on a 9-0 run to bring their lead to 7.
Russ Smith into the game for Pelicans instead of Jimmer is almost an insult
Another Pelicans turnover, wakes up the Utah crowd. I was just thinking how dead quite it seemed there.
Pelicans rookie PG Russ Smith makes a very-early entry tonight, a minute into 2nd quarter. This is only his 2nd regular season appearance
Tightly played first quarter - Pelicans leading 25-23. But Jazz scored 12 points from 3-pointers.
For those of you that couldn't find the game on TV, the Pelicans are up 25-23 at the end of the first quarter.