New Orleans Pelicans Rumors
That’s the logic Schlenk used in the biggest trade of the night: trading the no. 3 pick (Slovenian point forward Luka Doncic) to the Dallas Mavericks for no. 5 (Young) and a top-five-protected 2019 first-rounder that will become fully unprotected in 2023. However, based on Dallas’s desire to pursue free agents like DeMarcus Cousins or Clint Capela this summer, per sources, there’s a chance that protected pick conveys next year.
Michael Scotto: The New Orleans Pelicans have added Walter Lemon Jr. to the team’s Summer League roster, league sources told The Athletic. He played five games for the Pelicans last season after signing two 10-day contracts.
Michael Scotto: DJ Hogg (Texas A&M) has agreed to play Summer League with the New Orleans Pelicans, a league source told The Athletic.