The Pelican Blog

New Orleans Pelicans Fact of the Day for Feb. 26

Entering Wednesday’s matchup with the Dallas Mavericks, Pelicans forward Al-Farouq Aminu has played his very best against the Mavericks this season and historically. Chief is averaging 11.7 points per game and 12.0 rebounds per game against the Mavericks in three matchups this season. Both of these are higher averages than against any other opponent. Additionally, he has set and tied his career-high for total rebounds two times at 20, both against the Mavericks.