Five things to know about the Pelicans on Jan. 28, 2022

1)    New Orleans will have its first of two back-to-back home games tonight when the Pelicans take on the Denver Nuggets. Tip off is scheduled for 7 p.m. and tickets for tonight's game can still be purchased here. 

2)    Tomorrow night, the Pelicans will host the Boston Celtics in a quick rematch after their matchup just last week. Tickets for Saturday's game can be purchase here.

4)    Check out this week's "24 Seconds" Q&A with this week's intriguing special guest, King Cake Baby. 

5)    See yesterday's Pelicans practice report as guard Jose Alvarado describes his unique first meeting with 76ers center Joel Embiid.