Five things to know about the Pelicans on July 23

by Jim Eichenhofer

1)      Pelicans rookie point guard Russ Smith was named to the All-NBA Summer League second team.

2)      “Wesley Wednesdays” are back on the Black & Blue Report, starting with today’s episode. Pelicans TV analyst David Wesley talks hoops on the show.

3)      Tuesday’s show featured a visit by writer Jim Eichenhofer, who discussed summer league and Omer Asik.

4)      Watch videos for each Pelicans Dance Team finalist. The squad will be announced later this week.

5)      The Pelicans announced that they will wrap up their 2014 preseason game schedule on Oct. 23, with a game in Bossier City, La., against Dallas. The complete preseason schedule will be announced later this summer.