The Pelican Blog

Five things to know about the Pelicans on Jan. 23


1) Another day, another honor for Anthony Davis, who was named to USA Basketball’s initial 28-player roster for 2014-16. USA Basketball is holding a press conference this morning on its roster announcement.

2) The Pelicans will practice this morning, before flying to Michigan this afternoon in advance of a Friday game.

3) New Orleans (16-25) visits Detroit (17-25) at 6:30 p.m. Friday, in an interconference matchup that will be broadcast by Fox Sports New Orleans and the Pelicans Radio Network.

4) Listen to Wednesday’s Black & Blue Report, the latest edition of “Wesley Wednesday,” with audio from Tyreke Evans, Anthony Davis and Monty Williams.

5) The Pelicans visited St. Jude Research Hospital earlier this week in Memphis.