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Fantasy Update

Mar 17, 2017
numberFire
New Orleans Pelicans forward/center DeMarcus Cousins will not play on Friday against the Houston Rockets due to left knee soreness and a right rib contusion. What It Means: Cousins took a kick to the chest on Wednesday night, so that was likely cause for the absence. He received an MRI for his knee, but results were negative for structural damage. Look for Anthony Davis and Jrue Holiday to stay busy on offense picking up the load. Jordan Crawford and Dante Cunningham could also benefit. With Cousins out of the lineup, Crawford becomes one of numberFire's favorite DFS plays of...
Mar 16, 2017
CBS Sports Fantasy Basketball
Crawford has been impressive so far in New Orleans
FOX Sports Mar 21, 2017
Jordan

Jordan "Instant Grits" Crawford

After signing a 10-day contract and having that contract extended, Jordan Crawford received a special nickname from Boogie Cousins.
Times-Picayune Mar 20, 2017
Jordan Crawford brings unexpected scoring punch to Pelicans bench unit

Jordan Crawford brings unexpected scoring punch to Pelicans bench unit

Crawford is averaging 14.3 points in his first seven games with the Pelicans.
Times-Picayune Mar 20, 2017

Jordan Crawford: 7 things to know about the sharpshooter

Crawford has scored in double figures in six of his first seven games.
The Advocate Mar 19, 2017
Rod Walker: Jordan Crawford sizzles on this Super Sunday for Pelicans

Rod Walker: Jordan Crawford sizzles on this Super Sunday for Pelicans

If the Pelicans indeed climb back into the playoff race, mark Sunday's date down.
FOX Sports Mar 19, 2017
Jrue Holiday on impact of Crawford in win over Minnesota

Jrue Holiday on impact of Crawford in win over Minnesota

Jrue Holiday shares his thoughts on the impact of Jordan Crawford in the 123-109 win over Minnesota.
Sun Herald Mar 19, 2017

Jordan Crawford leads Pelicans, defeats Timberwolves, 123-109

NEW ORLEANS - He's not Michael Jordan, nor is he Jamal Crawford. But in Sunday's fourth quarter New Orleans former 10-day contract signee Jordan Crawford was plenty to help beat …
The Advocate Mar 17, 2017
Pelicans recall rookie Chieck Diallo, sign guard Jordan Crawford

Pelicans recall rookie Chieck Diallo, sign guard Jordan Crawford

The New Orleans Pelicans recalled rookie forward Cheick Diallo on Friday from the Greensboro Swarm of the NBA Development League.
Pelican Debrief Mar 17, 2017

Getting to Know New Orleans Pelicans’ Jordan Crawford: AKA Instant Grits

In the past five games, Jordan Crawford has stolen the hearts of the city of New Orleans’ faithful.  After signing the man Boogie dubs “Instant Grits,” we delve into five facts you may or may not know about Shooting Guard, Jordan Crawford. On March 6th, 2017, the heavens and lords of basketball brought the city […] Getting to Know New Orleans Pelicans’ Jordan Crawford: AKA Instant Grits - Pelican Debrief - Pelican Debrief - A New Orleans Pelicans Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Sun Herald Mar 16, 2017

Pelicans extend guard Crawford through season's end

The New Orleans Pelicans have signed reserve guard Jordan Crawford to an extension through the rest of this season. The Pelicans, who announced the move Thursday, have not disclosed contract …
Pelican Debrief Mar 16, 2017

New Orleans Pelicans Sign Jordan Crawford to Two-Year Deal

The New Orleans Pelicans have signed bench guard Jordan Crawford to a two-year deal. The money for this deal are yet to be announced. Many were wondering if Jordan Crawford would earn a second 10-day contract with the New Orleans Pelicans. He did not get one. Instead, he got a two-year contract with the team. […] New Orleans Pelicans Sign Jordan Crawford to Two-Year Deal - Pelican Debrief - Pelican Debrief - A New Orleans Pelicans Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Times-Picayune Mar 16, 2017
Jordan Crawford agrees to two-year deal with Pelicans: report

Jordan Crawford agrees to two-year deal with Pelicans: report

Veteran shooting guard is averaging 14.2 points in five games
numberFire Mar 16, 2017

Pelicans ink Jordan Crawford to a 2-year contract

New Orleans Pelicans guard Jordan Crawford has signed a two-year deal to stay in New Orleans. What It Means: Crawford was in New Orleans on a 10-day contract, and while they had planned to give him another 10-day deal, he has played well enough to earn himself a long-term contract. Through 5 games in New Orleans this season, Crawford has averaged 14.2 points, 3.2 assists and 1.8 rebounds in 23.4 minutes per game. He has also managed a 0.5 nERD, which is good for 127th in the NBA and third among Pelicans players. Source: Rotoworld.com
numberFire Mar 14, 2017
5 Daily Fantasy Basketball Value Plays for 3/14/17

5 Daily Fantasy Basketball Value Plays for 3/14/17

Jordan Crawford looks to stay hot as the new Pelican on the block. Which other low-cost options are in a good spot for Tuesday's NBA DFS action?
The Bird Writes Mar 14, 2017
Jordan Crawford has been stellar and there’s hope his career has turned an important page

Jordan Crawford has been stellar and there’s hope his career has turned an important page

Hey, New Orleans, this journeyman may not be a complete mirage. Jordan Crawford’s stint with the New Orleans Pelicans is off to one of the best individual starts in franchise history. Through his first three games, he is averaging over 15 points a game and shooting better than 50% from the field. Only six other players, including widely considered the best players in franchise history — Chris Paul, Anthony Davis and David West, have began a season in New Orleans similarly or better. Just two have managed the feat without starting a single game: Ryan Anderson and Jrue Holiday. That’s...

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