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AD starts us off with a pull up J over Payne.
In their 139-91 victory against the Timberwolves on Nov. 14, the Pelicans shot 66.7 percent from the field, highest in the NBA this season.
Anthony Davis has had at least two blocks in each of his last two games.
Today's officials: crew chief Monty McCutchen, Nick Buchert, Kevin Cutler.
Monty joked if Notre Dame had beaten Kentucky, Anthony Davis "would not have wanted to see me today." AD talked major UK trash before game
Starters for Wolves-Pelicans in New Orleans. Minnesota starting 3 rookies, including ROY favorite Andrew Wiggins: http://t.co/rAI7zY87gd
8. OKC, 41-32, 19 GB, lost 2. 9. New Orleans, 38-34, 21.5 GB, won 1. 10. Phoenix, 38-35, 22 GB, lost 2.
Now 2.5 games behind, the Pelicans can gain more ground on eighth-seeded Oklahoma City, which plays the Suns tonight.
Jrue Holiday didn't appear to have any problems in rehab work today. http://t.co/JlBXf0wv1J
DeMarcus Cousins on Tyreke Evans: "A tough guy to guard and keeping him out of the lane.If he's (making) jump shots, he's top in the league"
George Karl on Tyreke Evans (25pt/10ast): "When he stays under control he's hard to stop. Tonight was the best demeanor I've seen him have."
Pelicans beat the Kings 102-88
That's the game! Pels win 102-88. It's been fun guys. -Dru
AD just doing trick shots now.
The King have made some BAD entry&lead passes tonight.
Legend was wrong. Boogie drives into Asik for a lay up.
FYI Anthony Davis career high in shot attempts for one game is 30, set March 4 vs. Detroit. He is 9-for-24 with 3:30 left. NOLA 95-84
Boogie lost his headband....Legend has it, he will now lose his talent.
DeMarcus Cousins just fired one of the worst airballs on a free throw you'll see. But he still has 33 pts, 14 reb with 6:01 left. NOLA 88-77
6-3 Ray McCallum vs 7-2 Ajinca... and we lose the jump ball
Alexis "The Dream" Ajinca
2012 + 2013 NBA Finals Norris Cole makes an appearance in 4Q, nailing two big jumpers. Cole 12 pts on 5-7 FGs. NOLA 86-70 at 8:00
Norris Cole made only 2-of-9 shots for four points on Wednesday vs. Rockets. He has 12 points tonight on 5-of-7 shooting.
Nik? Nik Staukas? WHAT?!
Pelicans close out third quarter with 74-66 lead.
Tyreke is feeling it but that shot was difficult & AD was open a few feet from him. Instantly pulled and Toney Douglas comes in.
AD just sent Omri Casspi to the 4th dimension
Tyreke Evans is normally a layup machine but tonight his jumper has been money. Evans 5 perimeter makes, 7-11 FGs, 17 pts. NOLA 66-62
Tyreke Stepback J (like,love,hate it) gives the Pels the lead
After surrendering 15-6 spurt by Kings, Pelicans regain lead 60-57 with 6:30 left in 3Q.
Quincy Pondexter's single-game NBA high for three-pointers is 5 (done twice this season). He's 4/6 mid 3Q. Pondexter 16 pts. NOLA 60-57
Kings leaving Quincy Pondexter open behind 3-point line. He has made 4-of-6 3s for 16 points.
This Cavs air mascot is something from children's nightmares.
Both Pels big go out to contest a Cousin's turn around leaving no one to grab the rebound.
Kings starting the half with a quick 8-2 run to take the lead. 50-48
DeMarcus Cousins just got his third foul at the start of third quarter. Fouls are the only blemish on a dominating night . He has 23 points.
Pelicans leading Kings 46-42 at halftime.
Pelicans taking advantage of 25-15 rebounding edge vs. Kings. Pels leading 38-32 with 3:59 left in 2Q.
Pelicans come out strong at the start of 2Q- emerge on 13-6 run to take 31-26 lead.
Guard Toney Douglas has entered the game for Pelicans.
Low-scoring, low-energy 1Q ends with Kings up 20-18. Anthony Davis shot was off from field at 2-for-9. Tyreke Evans fast start 8-2-3