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Pelicans Waive Alonzo Gee

October 24, 2016 

NEW ORLEANS – The New Orleans Pelicans today announced that the team has waived forward Alonzo Gee.

Gee, 6-6, 225, has appeared in 73 career games with New Orleans, averaging 4.5 points, 3.4 rebounds, 1.0 assists and 0.9 steals in 22.4 minutes per game. Gee was originally signed by New Orleans on July 16, 2015.

Undrafted in 2009 out of the University of Alabama, Gee has appeared in 404 career regular season games with Washington, San Antonio, Cleveland, Denver, Portland and New Orleans, holding averages of 6.8 points, 3.3 rebounds, 1.1 assists and 0.9 steals in 22.2 minutes per contest.

New Orleans’ roster now stands at 15. Below is the Pelicans’ opening night roster.

2016-17 PELICANS ROSTER (subject to change)

No. Player Pos. Ht. Wt. Born Prior to NBA/Country NBA Years
42 Alexis Ajinca C 7-2 248 5/6/88 Hyeres-Toulon/France 6
3 Omer Asik C 7-0 255 7/4/86 Fenerbache S.K./Turkey 6
33 Dante Cunningham F 6-8 230 4/22/87 Villanova/USA 7
23 Anthony Davis F/C 6-10 253 3/11/93 Kentucky/USA 3
13 Cheick Diallo F 6-9 220 9/13/96 Kansas/Mali R
1 Tyreke Evans G/F 6-6 220 9/19/89 Memphis/USA 7
2 Tim Frazier G 6-1 170 11/11/90 Penn State/USA 2
10 Langston Galloway G 6-2 200 12/9/91 Saint Joseph's/USA 2
24 Buddy Hield G 6-4 214 12/17/93 Oklahoma/Bahamas R
44 Solomon Hill F 6-7 225 3/18/91 Arizona/USA 3
11 Jrue Holiday G 6-4 205 6/12/90 UCLA/USA 7
9 Terrence Jones F 6-9 255 1/9/92 Kentucky/USA 4
55 E'Twaun Moore G 6-4 191 2/25/89 Purdue/USA 5
20 Quincy Pondexter G-F 6-6 225 3/10/88 Washington/USA 5
5 Lance Stephenson G 6-5 230 9/5/90 Cincinnati/USA 6

Head Coach:
Alvin Gentry, Appalachian State

Associate Head Coach:
Darren Erman, Emory University

Assistant Coaches:
Robert Pack, USC
Phil Weber, N.C. State
Fred Vinson, Georgia Tech
Kevin Hanson, San Diego
Jamelle McMillan, Arizona State
Elvis Valcarcel, Rutgers

Trainer:
Duane Brooks, Florida A&M

NUMERICAL ROSTER

No. Player No. Player
1 Tyreke Evans 20 Quincy Pondexter
2 Tim Frazier 23 Anthony Davis
3 Omer Asik 24 Buddy Hield
5 Lance Stephenson 33 Dante Cunningham
9 Terrence Jones 42 Alexis Ajinca
10 Langston Galloway 44 Solomon Hill
11 Jrue Holiday 55 E'Twaun Moore
13 Cheick Diallo

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