Daniel Sallerson and Jim Eichenhofer begin their player recaps for the 2021-2022 season on the Pelicans Podcast presented by SeatGeek. First up is Pelicans forward Brandon Ingram who played in 55 games this season (including his first postseason appearance), averaging 22.7 points per game, 5.8 rebounds per game, 5.6 assists per game, 46.1 field goal percentage, and 82.6 free throw percentage.
2:10 - Jim shares his thoughts on Brandon Ingram's individual impact on the 2021-22 Pelicans season.
3:20 - Jim and Daniel discuss Brandon Ingram jumping into the team's leadership role in addition to the evolution of those skills and growing respect with his teammates.
6:10 - Jim and Daniel on the impact of the trade for CJ McCollum on Brandon Ingram's growth.
8:17 - Jim and Daniel discuss the national media hoping on the Brandon Ingram appreciation train following the team's postseason run against the Phoenix Suns.
14:20 - Jim and Daniel talk about the confidence boost of Brandon Ingram and the Pelicans team heading into the 2022-23 season.