Five things to know about the Pelicans on July 7

by Jim Eichenhofer

1)      New Orleans’ 2014 summer league team will practice for the first time this afternoon, at the franchise’s Metairie facility.

2)      The first media availability for local news reporters will take place following Tuesday’s morning practice. We’ll have coverage on

3)      Check out a photo gallery with various facts on the Pelicans’ roster. 

4)      One Pelicans player to watch over the next two weeks will be rookie second-round draft pick Russ Smith. Read an in-depth look at Smith’s background from one of the Louisville reporters who covered “Russdiculous” in college.

5)      Watch a recent interview with Pelicans point guard Jrue Holiday on his offseason work.