The Pelican Blog

Five things to know about the Pelicans on Feb. 12


1) After an off day of rest on Tuesday, the Pelicans (22-29) are back in action Wednesday at Milwaukee. Tip-off of the interconference game is at 7 p.m., with full coverage by Fox Sports New Orleans and the Pelicans Radio Network. Tonight’s game is the finale for the Pelicans prior to NBA All-Star 2014. The team will have several days off before returning to practice next week and hosting the New York Knicks on Wednesday.

2) The Pelicans are coming off a Monday loss in which slow starts in the first and third quarters put them in big holes against the Raptors. Toronto prevailed 108-101.

3) Tuesday’s Black & Blue Report was filled with Pelicans talk, including guest appearances by longtime equipment manager David Jovanovic, broadcaster Joel Meyers and national NBA writer Marc Spears of Yahoo!.

4) Ryan Anderson posted his latest blog Tuesday, providing numerous reviews of movies that have come out recently.

5) A nation waits with baited breath as team mascot Pierre the Pelican recovers from a recent pickup basketball injury. Read an update on Pierre’s status.