Five things to know about the Pelicans on Dec. 16
1) A second-half surge by Denver led to New Orleans dropping a 102-93 decision to the Nuggets on Sunday night, in the first game of the Pelicans’ five-game road trip.
2) The Pelicans (11-11) are tied for 10th place in the Western Conference standings entering Monday’s NBA action, two games behind current No. 8 Dallas (14-10).
3) Check out a photo gallery from Sunday’s game.
4) Watch the first edition of “MorrowVision,” hosted by Pelicans guard Anthony Morrow, who talks with special guest Austin Rivers.
5) The Pelicans traveled to the Bay Area last night following the loss, arriving in San Francisco just before midnight Pacific time. On Tuesday at 9:30 p.m. Central time, New Orleans will have a chance to pass ninth-place Golden State (13-12) in the standings. The Warriors won the first matchup between the two clubs on Nov. 26.