Pelicans News Around the Web (9/5/14)

New Orleans Pelicans' Austin Rivers stayed focused through trade rumors this summer
Even when New Orleans Pelicans guard Austin Rivers was the subject of trade rumors this summer, he didn't stop working. Read more

Jimmer Fredette, Ryan Anderson, Alexis Ajincia looking forward to season with Pelicans
Three New Orleans Pelicans joined students from Lycee Francais de la Nouvelle Orleans for a class project at the Audubon Park Zoo on Wednesday evening. Read more

The Smoothie King Center upgrades continue
The Smoothie King Center is undergoing Phase II of a $54 million renovation project that began in April and continues on Wednesday September 3, 2014. Read more