2021 Schedule

2021 Schedule
31-41, 4th in Southwest
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26d

Zion named in court documents for Adidas suit

The lawsuit, which cites Zion Williamson as an example of how an agent laundered money to the families of amateur basketball players, alleges that an employee at Adidas funneled money to Williamson's family when he was in high school.

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26dAndrew Lopez

Ball, set to be RFA, 'would love' to return to Pels

Lonzo Ball will be a restricted free agent this summer, but he said Monday that he "would love" to return to the Pelicans after building a "bond" with his coaches and teammates.

LeBron makes Hayes regret giving him too much space (0:30)
27d
Caruso dishes elite pass to AD for rim-rocking dunk (0:20)
27d
James Johnson dunks all over Drummond (0:21)
27d
29d

Poole's career-high 38 points lead Warriors past Pelicans

— Jordan Poole scored a go-ahead layup with 21.4 seconds left and made two free throws with less than a second remaining on the way to a career-high 38 points despite an injury scare in the third quarter, and the Golden State Warriors held off the New...

Hayes finishes impressive and-1 dunk (0:17)
29d
Stan Van Gundy's positives from the first quarter: 'Absolutely none' (0:23)
29d
31d

Mavs get key 125-107 win for postseason, eliminate Pelicans

— Luka Doncic scored 33 points, Kristaps Porzingis added 19 in his return from injury and the Dallas Mavericks took a big step toward avoiding the play-in tournament with a 125-107 victory over the New Orleans Pelicans on Wednesday night.

Jaxson Hayes dunking while spinning is impressive (0:15)
31d
33d

Grizzlies beat Pelicans 115-110, secure play-in spot

— Dillon Brooks scored 23 points, Jonas Valanciunas had 20 points, 11 rebounds and five blocks, and the Memphis Grizzlies secured a spot the postseason play-in tournament by beating the New Orleans Pelicans 115-110 on Monday night.

Alexander-Walker drops behind-the-back dime to Lewis (0:20)
33d
Perkins: Griffin's criticism is why old-school players call the league soft (1:51)
33d
34d

Pelicans beat Hornets 112-110 to keep play-in hopes alive

— Eric Bledsoe had 24 points and 11 assists, Jaxson Hayes added 18 points and the short-handed New Orleans Pelicans stayed alive in the race for the play-in tournament with 112-110 come-from-behind victory over the Charlotte Hornets on Sunday night.

Alexander-Walker sinks shot from beyond half court (0:25)
34d
Why Perkins takes issue with Griffin blaming refs for Zion's injury (0:46)
35d
76ers survive Pelicans in late-game drama (0:59)
36d
35d

Embiid strengthens MVP bid, 76ers hold off Pelicans 109-107

— Joel Embiid had 37 points and 13 rebounds to the tune of “MVP! MVP!” chants and the Philadelphia 76ers inched closer toward securing the top spot in the East with a 109-107 victory over the New Orleans Pelicans on Friday night.

Team Stats

Points Per Game114.69th
Rebounds Per Game47.43rd
Assists Per Game26.010th
Points Allowed115.125th

Team History

YEARWLPCT
2019-203042.417
2018-193349.402
2017-184834.585
2016-173448.415