Pelicans News Around the Web

February 6, 2014

Your New Orleans Pelicans daily news from around the web

New Orleans Pelicans beat Atlanta Hawks 105-100 on strength of fourth quarter play
The New Orleans Pelicans kept at it for a change, pushing to the finish instead of collapsing from poor execution on Wednesday night against the Atlanta Hawks. Read more.

New Orleans Pelicans get a big finish from Anthony Davis: Jimmy Smith's 3-pointers
Quick observations from the New Orleans Pelicans 105-100 win Wednesday night over the Atlanta Hawks in New Orleans Arena. Read more.

Big 2nd half lifts Roberts, Pelicans past Hawks 105-100
One game after being blown away by the San Antonio Spurs in the fourth quarter, the New Orleans Pelicans had a big performance in it on Wednesday night. Read more.

New Orleans Pelicans have found a surprising ironman in Eric Gordon
Who would have thought, 48 games into the 2013-14 NBA schedules, the most-tenured member of the New Orleans Pelicans – nee Hornets – injury list the last two years would be leading the team in minutes played this season. Read more.

Pierre Jackson's record D-League performance piques interest of Pelicans coach Monty Williams: notebook
Although Monty Williams hasn't seen much of rookie guard Pierre Jackson, the New Orleans Pelicans coach said he is somewhat intrigued by the performances Jackson has been posting in the NBA Development League. Read more.

New Orleans Pelicans agree to Arena naming rights deal with Smoothie King
Since it opened in 1999, the New Orleans Arena has been without a corporate name. But on Thursday, it will officially become the Smoothie King Center. Read more.

Pelicans uniting with Smoothie King
The New Orleans Pelicans will announce on Thursday a 10-year naming rights deal that will result in their home being called the Smoothie King Center. Read more.