The Pelican Blog

New Orleans Pelicans Fact of the Day for Dec. 14

The Pelicans have won the first two games to open the season series against the Memphis Grizzlies and New Orleans has won three straight vs. Memphis overall.  In the win on Friday vs. Memphis, the Pelicans used a strong third quarter including holding Memphis to an opponent season-low for any quarter in scoring with only 11 Grizzly points in the third quarter.  Additionally, guard Eric Gordon poured in 25 points on 10 of 12 shooting (.833) and 3 of 3 from three-point range.  Gordon’s 83.3 percent field-goal shooting performance was the most efficient performance of his career (when making 2+ FGA).