The Pelican Blog

New Orleans Pelicans Fact of the Day for Feb. 10

The Pelicans are tied-eigth in the NBA in steals with 8.3 per game and the 15 steals for the Pelicans at Brooklyn on Sunday marked a season-high (previous: 14). Five Pelicans are averaging a whopping 1.1 or more steals per game: Tyreke Evans (1.1), Jrue Holiday (1.6), Anthony Davis (1.5), Eric Gordon (1.3) and Al-Farouq Aminu (1.1). Also, three Pelicans have set or tied career-highs for steals this season: Brian Roberts (4 at Brooklyn on Sunday), Gordon (5 at Utah Nov. 13) and Davis (six vs. Charlotte on Nov. 2).