The Pelican Blog

Five things to know about the Pelicans on Jan. 24


1) New Orleans (16-25) plays at Detroit tonight at 6:30 p.m. Central, a game broadcast by Fox Sports New Orleans and the Pelicans Radio Network.

2) Anthony Davis was selected to USA Basketball’s initial 28-player roster. USA coach Mike Krzyzewski had plenty of praise for Davis during a Thursday conference call.

3) The starters for the 2014 All-Star Game were announced last night. Though Davis was not among them, he still can be picked for the midseason showcase event when reserves are announced on Jan. 30.

4) Read a review of the New Orleans Pelicans’ season, at the exact halfway point of an 82-game schedule.

5) Thursday’s Black & Blue Report included a visit with writer Jim Eichenhofer.