The Pelican Blog

Five things to know about the Pelicans on Dec. 20


1) The Pelicans traveled from Los Angeles to Portland on Thursday afternoon and will practice in the Rose City on Friday morning, preparing for Saturday’s game against the Trail Blazers at 9 p.m. Central. Fox Sports New Orleans and the Pelicans Radio Network will broadcast the game.

2) Now 0-3 on its current Western Conference road trip, New Orleans is 11-13 overall and in 12th place in the Western Conference. The Pelicans are three games behind No. 8 Denver (14-10) and oddly are tied in the loss column with three other West teams: Golden State (14-13), Minnesota (13-13) and the Los Angeles Lakers (12-13).

3) Anthony Davis and Tyreke Evans made their returns to the court from injury in Wednesday’s defeat to the Clippers. Watch postgame reaction from both Davis and Evans.

4) In case you missed it, the Black & Blue Report has featured multiple Pelicans interviews in recent days, including an extended talk by Sean Kelley with GM Dell Demps.

5) Watch a video on the Pelicans’ efforts in the community during the holiday season.