New Orleans Pelicans Rumors
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Timing is everything, and it’s about to work out quite well for Anthony Davis. The New Orleans Pelicans are prepared to offer their All-Star big man a five-year, $143 million extension — one that Davis should take, thus foregoing restricted free agency in 2016.: 1 more rumor
The New Orleans Pelicans, Milwaukee Bucks and New York Knicks are so far among the interested suitors for Portland Trail Blazers free agent Robin Lopez, league sources told RealGM.: 1 more rumor
Beyond Portland, Lopez is expected to have a list of suitors on July 1, and his connection to Pelicans coach Alvin Gentry has been clear around the NBA. Gentry coached Lopez during the seven-foot center’s first four seasons with the Phoenix Suns.
The Pelicans also are likely to have an interest in Golden State Warriors free agent Leandro Barbosa, whom Gentry’s long coached as an assistant, sources said.