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Five things to know about the Pelicans on Aug. 8


1) The 23 members of the Pelicans dance team were announced this morning exclusively on Here is the 2013-14 team.

2) Finalists competed Wednesday evening in the last stage of auditions. Check out this photo gallery.

3) A boot camp for participants was held earlier in the week. Day 1 photo gallery here. Day 2 photo gallery here.

4) Pelicans TV analyst David Wesley stopped by Wednesday’s Black and Blue Report to break down New Orleans’ 2013-14 schedule. Marc Spears of Yahoo! also was a guest, providing a national perspective.

5) The team’s preseason schedule will be announced at a later date. Some of the Pelicans’ preseason opponents have already put tickets on sale for a few New Orleans road games.