The Pelican Blog

Five things to know about the Pelicans on Feb. 20


1) Carmelo Anthony thwarted the Pelicans in their first game after the All-Star break, generating 42 points in New York’s 98-91 victory over New Orleans. Anthony scored 30 in the Smoothie King Center during Sunday’s All-Star Game.

2) Watch postgame video reaction from Monty Williams and Pelicans players in our "Pelivision" section.

3) Check out a photo gallery of action shots from Wednesday’s interconference game.

4) The Pelicans will practice this morning in Metairie, before heading out on a mid-afternoon flight to Charlotte. New Orleans visits the Bobcats at 6 p.m. Central on Friday. The NBA trade deadline is today at 2 p.m. Central. NBA TV is broadcasting a special two-hour show on the trade deadline, starting at 1 p.m.

5) Today’s Black & Blue Report will feature interviews with Pelicans guard Austin Rivers and Knicks TV analyst Walt “Clyde” Frazier, a basketball legend who helped lead New York to its last NBA titles in the 1970s.