Pelicans News Around the Web (9/3/14)

Saints, Pelicans owner Tom Benson honored with statue overlooking Champions Square
New Orleans Saints general manager Mickey Loomis first arrived with the team in 2000, so he has known Tom Benson for quite some time. Read more

New Orleans Pelicans forward Anthony Davis continues to emerge as Team USA's best player
After three FIBA World Cup games, there has been one player that continues to look particularly sharp for Team USA. Read more

Anthony Davis Is the Future of NBA Pick-and-Roll Defense
At only 21 years old, New Orleans Pelicans big man Anthony Davis is already one of the top players in the NBA and Team USA's most important player at the FIBA World Cup. Read more

Smoothie King Center getting fresh paint as part of renovations
The big bathroom look is gone. And that’s just part of the changes and improvements nearing completion at Smoothie King Center, home of the New Orleans Pelicans. Read more