HoopsHype New Orleans Pelicans Buzz Meter

by HoopsHype - Updated: October 25, 2014 | 03:35 PM - Twitters - Rumors - Roster - Salaries

Jim Eichenhofer

Missed some of preseason? A roster-wide update on the Pelicans with the 2014-15 opener approaching in 3 days: on.nba.com/1taeZat

Nakia Hogan

Austin Rivers plans to make Pelicans 'pay' for not picking up option s.nola.com/UeKeB8a via @nolanews

Jim Eichenhofer

First-year Pelicans enjoy interacting with fans at open practice, even if one got booed (good-naturedly): on.nba.com/1w54HJn

Eric Gordon

with my guy @tyrekeevans after #pelicans open practice. s/o to all the fans that came out this morning… instagram.com/p/ulXGYqCwkB/

Nakia Hogan

Austin Rivers said he has known since summer the Pelicans wouldn't pick up his option. He said he isn't upset but will play with a chip

Nakia Hogan

Pelicans coach Monty Williams said team still values Austin Rivers. Williams said Rivers is the most scrutinized 10th pick in history.

Nakia Hogan

Pelicans guard Austin Rivers said he has a chip on his shoulder now that the Pelicans have declined to pick up his 4th-year option.

Nakia Hogan

Pelicans swingman Tyreke Evans was late arriving to practice. Coach Monty said it's an internal issue and the team would deal with it.

Jason Calmes

Pelicans players throwing shirts to the fans. Davis had the longest throw. Brees better watch out.

Nakia Hogan

Blue beats White 46-36 in Pelicans scrimmage. Anthony Davis scored 14, Jrue Holiday 13 to lead Blue. Austin Rivers had 10 to pace White.

Nakia Hogan

Blue leading White 23-17 at halftime of Pelicans scrimmage. Anthony Davis leading Blue with 8 pts. Austin Rivers leading White with 7.

John Reid

No alarm folks - I'm told by the Pelicans that Tyreke Evans is fine. Getting in some rest time today.

Jason Calmes

Tyreke Evans is at the Smoothie King Center but not participating in the Pelicans open practice today..

Nakia Hogan

Jeff Withey is having a nice start for the Pelicans reserves (White team).

Nakia Hogan

Pelicans are going through a Blue vs. White scrimmage.

Jason Calmes

The Pelicans are about to tipoff their scrimmage at the open practice.

Nakia Hogan

Pelicans are set to start their open practice at Smoothie King Center. The only player missing is Tyreke Evans. No word on where he is yet

Jim Eichenhofer

Off the Court with Pelicans' Patric Young, who may have tried baseball if career in hoops didn't happen. More: on.nba.com/1slO1ax

Jim Eichenhofer

Five things to know about Pelicans on Saturday (team's annual open practice begins at 10 a.m., free to public): on.nba.com/1yybtXI

Jimmy Smith

Today's column: It'll take a while to determine if #Pelicans will be improved this season. bitly.com/1DLDYDY @PelicansHoops

Alex Kennedy

Pelicans don't pick up Austin Rivers' option, Jimmy Butler confident he'll get extended and more NBA rumors here: basketballinsiders.com/nba-rumors-pel…

Alex Kennedy

I can't wait until Tuesday. The @NBA regular season tips off with three games: Magic-Pelicans, Mavs-Spurs (TNT) and Rockets-Lakers (TNT).

Jason Calmes

Why Dell Demps Should Pick Up Austin Rivers’ Option bit.ly/1tyxRQ9 #Pelicans #fb

Zach Lowe

Wrote about the Pelicans' tough decision on Austin Rivers fourth-year options here: grantland.com/the-triangle/t…

Eric Pincus

Anthony Davis option taken - no word yet on Austin Rivers @BBallInsiders New Orleans Pelicans Team Salary basketballinsiders.com/new-orleans-pe…

Eric Pincus

Noteworthy - Pelicans picked up their option on Anthony Davis - nothing yet on Austin Rivers - but deadline hasn't hit yet @BBallInsiders

John Reid

Pelicans pick up fourth-year option on Anthony Davis' contract, but not Austin Rivers' s.nola.com/4EGGVEj via @nolanews

John Reid

Quick story on Pelicans picking up option on Anthony Davis' contract, but not for Austin Rivers.

Emiliano Carchia

Pelicans Exercise Fourth-Year Option on Anthony Davis sportando.com/en/usa/nba/138…

Demian Belmonte

Los #Pelicans ejercien la opción de contrato del cuarto año de Anthony Davis. Sin embargo, declinan hacerlo con Austin Rivers.

John Reid

Pelicans pick up fourth year option on Anthony Davis'contract but not Austin Rivers

Eric Pincus

Is this the easiest decision of the summer? New Orleans Pelicans pick up their option on Anthony Davis @BBallInsiders

Jimmy Smith

#Pelicans like Rivers as player, but decision not to pick up option is financial due to potential salary cap implications.

Jimmy Smith

#Pelicans will pick up fourth-year option on @Anthony Davis but will NOT pick up the option on @Austin Rivers sources say.

Jason Calmes

Feature: New Orleans Pelicans Season Preview Part Two bit.ly/1w0DCac #Pelicans #fb

Ira Winderman

Pelicans trim their roster to the regular-season limit of 15, with former Gator forward Patric Young making the cut to this stage.

Nakia Hogan

As expected, Pelicans waive DJ Stephen and Kevin Jones. Roster now at regular season max of 15.

John Reid

Pelicans just released Kevin Jones and D.J. Stephens to get their roster to the required 15-man maximum.

Eric Pincus

Pelicans have waived Kevin Jones and D.J. Stephens @BBallInsiders

David Thorpe

Pelicans:Can Davis be league’s best player before he turns 22? Is Evans poised to have a career year? This team the surprise of west/league?

Jorge Castillo

NBA announces some changes to NBA TV schedule. One includes #Wizards: Nov. 29 vs. Pelicans replaces Mavs vs. 76ers on NBA TV.

Jimmer Fredette

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Kurt Helin

ProBasketballTalk 2014-15 Preview: New Orleans Pelicans dlvr.it/7JVTpD

Jason Calmes

Feature: Rounding out the Rotation: the Pelicans’ Seventh Man bit.ly/1rsWpFW #Pelicans #fb

Enric Corbella

Triunfos de Pacers, Pistons y Pelicans en la jornada de pretemporada NBA marca.com/2014/10/24/bal… @marca

Dwain Price

Mavs lose to Pelicans, 88-85 | Dallas-Fort Worth Sports News - Sports News on the Dallas Cowb... star-telegram.com/2014/10/23/622… +@startelegram

Jason Calmes

In the NO Podcast Ep. 192: Western Conference Preview Part 2 bit.ly/1rqvc6N #Pelicans #fb

Jim Eichenhofer

Pelicans starters play well again as New Orleans wraps up preseason with 88-85 win over Dallas. More: on.nba.com/1sW4i9C

Earl K. Sneed

Inside Report: @Dallas Mavericks rest top seven rotation players, fall to narrow loss against Pelicans mavs.com/preseason-game… #DALatNOP