Pelicans News Around the Web 9/22/23

Check out our daily collection of Pelicans news and notes from local and national reporters around the Internet on September 22, 2023.

New Orleans Pelicans to host open practice at Smoothie King Center on October 8

The New Orleans Pelicans will host the team’s annual open practice at the Smoothie King Center on Sunday, October 8, beginning at 5:00 p.m.

Fans will get a firsthand look at the 2023-24 Pelicans team as Head Coach Willie Green leads players through a one-hour live practice. Open practice also features appearances from Pierre The Pelican and the PelSquad, plus interactive opportunities with players. Concession stands will be open to fans during the event.

Here's how to reserve your spot at the Pelicans' open practice next month

The New Orleans Pelicans will hold their annual open practice on Sunday, Oct. 8.

Fans who are in attendance will get to watch coach Willie Green lead Zion Williamson, Brandon Ingram and the rest of the Pelicans' roster through a one-hour live practice.

Top 10 Pelicans Home Games of 2023-24: No. 7 vs. Warriors

Golden State features the player NBA fans perhaps most want to see in person (all-time great shooter and future Hall of Fame guard Steph Curry) as well as the team that attracts the largest road audiences. There is plenty of data to prove the latter: According to ESPN, the Warriors were No. 1 in the NBA in attendance at away games during the 2022-23 regular season, by a significant margin.