Pelicans News Around the Web (6/19/14)

Your New Orleans Pelicans daily news from around the web

Report: New Orleans Pelicans explore sign-and-trade for Detroit Pistons' Greg Monroe
Greg Monroe was back in his hometown of New Orleans last week to take part in a youth basketball clinic. But could the Big Easy become a permanent destination for the Detroit Pistons' soon-to-be restricted free agent? Read more

Tyreke Evans ready to step up into leadership role for Pelicans
Barring a last-minute trade for the Pelicans, Draft Night will be a boring affair for New Orleans, since the franchise's first-round pick goes to the Philadelphia 76ers, per the terms of the deal that brought Jrue Holiday to the Crescent City. Read more

Determining Smoothie King Center's new exterior color will be an extensive process
Within the next few weeks, large-scaled painted sample colors that could be a variation of gray, taupe, brown or tan are expected to go up on the Smoothie King Center's exterior walls. Read more