The Pelican Blog

Five things to know about the Pelicans on Nov. 8


1) It’s a Friday home gameday for the Pelicans, who host the Los Angeles Lakers at 7 p.m. tonight in the New Orleans Arena.

2) Friday’s game marks a visit by soon-to-retire NBA Commissioner David Stern. Read more on the impact Stern made specifically on New Orleans professional basketball.

3) Find out 10 ways Stern helped grow the game of basketball during his three-decade tenure.

4) In case you missed it, take a look back at the Pelicans’ impressive 99-84 victory at Memphis on Wednesday in these video highlights

5) Saturday will be a practice day for the Pelicans, who’ll head to Phoenix on Saturday afternoon. New Orleans will start a three-game road trip Sunday against the Suns at 6 p.m. Central.