Five things to know about the Pelicans on Feb. 25 (2/25/14)

by Jim Eichenhofer

1) New Orleans (23-33) dropped its fourth straight game since the All-Star break Monday, losing 123-110 to the Clippers at Smoothie King Center.

2) Alexis Ajinca posted career highs in points and rebounds. Watch postgame video reaction from the 7-foot-2 center.

3) The Pelicans are practicing this morning in Metairie, prior to traveling to Dallas on a mid-afternoon flight. New Orleans will face the Mavericks at 7 p.m. Wednesday, a game televised nationally by ESPN.

4) Friday’s game at Phoenix is also an ESPN telecast. Fox Sports New Orleans will pick back up its coverage of the Pelicans on Saturday in a road game against the Clippers.

5) Monday’s Black & Blue Report features guest appearances by Sean Payton, Dell Demps and Mike Stanfield.