Davis, Pelicans Hold Off Doncic-Led Mavs 114-112Anthony Davis hit a go-ahead, fall-away jumper with 43.9 seconds left and scored a season-high 48 points to outduel Luka Doncic and lift the New Orleans Pelicans over the Dallas Mavericks 114-112 Friday night.
Mavericks End 6-Game Losing Streak With Win Against PelicansRookie Luka Doncic scored 21 points, including the tiebreaking free throws with 30 seconds left, and the Dallas Mavericks ended a six-game losing streak with a 122-119 win against the New Orleans Pelicans Wednesday night.
Randle, Davis Push Pelicans Past Mavericks 132-106Harrison Barnes had 16 points and Wesley Matthews 15 for the Mavericks, who came in having won five of six but had trouble with the Pelicans' up-tempo pace.
Harden, James, Davis Named As Finalists For NBA's MVP AwardJames Harden, LeBron James and Anthony Davis are the finalists for the NBA's MVP award. The three finalists were announced on Wednesday. The winners will be announced on June 25.
Curry "Off The Leash" As Warriors Reach Western Conference FinalsStephen Curry is back doing everything with fire, flair and without fear after impatiently spending almost a month and a half on the sidelines.
Comedian Apologizes For "Edgy Joke" About Draymond GreenA comedian is apologizing for a social media post in which he said that he hopes Golden State forward Draymond Green "gets shot in the face" leaving the arena against the Pelicans.
Stephen Curry Ready To Rejoin Warriors In Game 2 Against PelicansThe last time that Golden State got Stephen Curry back from a knee injury in the NBA Playoffs, he returned to brilliance. If that is any indicator, the Pelicans had better be ready.
Anthony Davis Leading Pelicans On Path To NBA Small-Market SuccessWith every Anthony Davis dunk, alley-oop, 3-pointer or block in the playoffs, the Pelicans take a step closer to becoming the NBA's next small-market success story.
Jrue Holiday Is Why The Pelicans Lead The Trail BlazersThe Pelicans beat the Trail Blazers twice in Portland to start their NBA Playoff series, thanks to Jrue Holiday's unexpected performance.
The NBA's First-Round Playoff Pairings Are Filled With IntrigueThe best time of the NBA year is finally here. The playoffs are back, with Golden State and Cleveland not looking like the overwhelming favorites that the league has come to expect.
Anthony Davis Scores 37 Points To Lead Pelicans Past Mavs 115-105Anthony Davis scored 37 points, Rajon Rondo had 19 points, and the Pelicans overcame the absence of Jrue Holiday to beat the Mavericks by a score of 115-105 on Tuesday night.
Saints, Pelicans Owner Tom Benson Dies At 90Benson made his mark in pro sports with the Saints, which he bought in 1985 when it appeared the club would be sold to out-of-state interests and perhaps moved out of Louisiana.