2019 ScheduleAll times ET

2019 Schedule
33-49, 3rd in Southwest
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3dMike Triplett

Griffin: Pels 'right environment' for Zion, AD

Pelicans executive vice president David Griffin said New Orleans is creating the "right environment" to attract top draft prospects like Zion Williamson and Ja Morant, and to potentially retain Anthony Davis.

Woj: Pelicans will try to sell Anthony Davis on staying (1:44)

Lowe Post: Arnovitz on AD, Lottery, WCF, More

Zach talks to ESPN's Kevin Arnovitz about the lottery (1:45), Anthony Davis (11:55), Boston's fraught offseason (19:06), other trade targets (35:01), Warriors-Blazers (42:41), and more.

Which is the better destination for Davis: Knicks or Lakers? (1:51)
Barkley: Zion to the Pelicans is great for the NBA (1:29)
Stephen A.: Zion should pull powerplay on Pelicans if he wants to (1:15)
AP Photo/Nuccio DiNuzzo

Stepdad: Zion's excited to play for Pelicans

Zion Williamson's stepfather says the Duke star is excited about New Orleans, shooting down speculation that the 18-year-old could spurn the draft and return to school.

The moment Zion saw the Pelicans win the No. 1 pick (0:15)
Could Zion really snub Pelicans, return to Duke? (1:17)
Woj: Pelicans trying to keep Davis (1:12)
All eyes on Anthony Davis after Pelicans get No. 1 pick (1:03)
Pelicans' ticket office goes nuts for No. 1 pick (0:24)
Gentry curses when the Pelicans land top pick (0:36)
Nichols: Zion 'looked like he had been hit by a truck' (0:51)
10dMarc J. Spears

Gentry ecstatic for top pick, says AD 'will be fine'

Pelicans coach Alvin Gentry didn't hold back in celebrating the team winning the right to draft Zion Williamson, which he hopes can persuade Anthony Davis to rescind a trade demand and stay in New Orleans.

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10dBen Fawkes

Vegas lowers Pels' title odds from 300-1 to 25-1

After being tied for the worst 2019-20 title odds at the Westgate Las Vegas SuperBook at 300-1, the Pelicans' odds were lowered to 25-1 after they secured the No. 1 pick in the NBA draft lottery.

Zion still nervous after draft lottery (1:07)

Team Stats

Points Per Game115.43rd
Rebounds Per Game47.35th
Assists Per Game27.03rd
Points Allowed116.827th

Team History