Pelicans News Around the Web

March 15, 2014

Your New Orleans Pelicans daily news from around the web

New Orleans Pelicans' Eric Gordon and Tyreke Evans return but unable to avoid loss to Portland Trail Blazers: notebook
After missing Wednesday’s game against the Memphis Grizzlies with a flu-like virus, New Orleans Pelicans swingman Tyreke Evans and starting shooting guard Eric Gordon both played Friday night against the Portland Trail Blazers. Read more.

Portland Trail Blazers surge past New Orleans Pelicans
The Portland Trail Blazers entered the Smoothie King Center on a four-game losing streak Friday night and without All-Star power forward LaMarcus Aldridge, out with a bruised back. Read more.

New Orleans Pelicans can't contain Damian Lilliard in the fourth and fall 111-103 to the Blazers
For three quarters the New Orleans Pelicans held Portland All-Star point guard Damian Lillard in check. Read more.

New Orleans Pelicans can't defend 3-ball in loss to Portland Trail Blazers: Jimmy Smith's 3-pointers
Quick observations from the New Orleans Pelicans 111-103 loss Friday night against the Portland Trail Blazers Read more.

New Orleans Pelicans' Anthony Davis has made quantum leap into post-season award conversations
It's difficult to detect any player who has made such a dramatic leap from one year to the next, but then talents such as New Orleans Pelicans forward Anthony Davis don't come along very often. Read more.

Anthony Davis wins February Kia Community Assist Award
The award recognizes an NBA player each month who best reflects the passion that the league and its players have for giving back to their communities. Read more.