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The Advocate Jun 18, 2019
The NBA mock drafts: After Zion, who will the Pelicans select with their next three picks?

The NBA mock drafts: After Zion, who will the Pelicans select with their next three picks?

With a highly-anticipated NBA draft fast approaching for the New Orleans Pelicans, here’s how a sampling of mocks see it shaking out when the festivities begin Thursday night in Brooklyn. The Pels currently hold two first-round picks (Nos. 1 and…
The Advocate Jun 18, 2019
Mount Zion: Lofty expectations, fired up Pelicans' fans await new phenom Zion Williamson

Mount Zion: Lofty expectations, fired up Pelicans' fans await new phenom Zion Williamson

The expectations, much like the highlight-reel dunks he threw down night after night on SportsCenter, are sky high.
The Advocate Jun 18, 2019
The 'explosive' legend of Zion Williamson: How jaw-dropping athleticism lifted star to No. 1, Pelicans

The 'explosive' legend of Zion Williamson: How jaw-dropping athleticism lifted star to No. 1, Pelicans

In a matter of months, Zion Williamson will light up New Orleans like no one ever has.
The Advocate Jun 16, 2019
Kushner: With Anthony Davis trade deal, Pelicans are banking on the Lakers to fall apart; here's how

Kushner: With Anthony Davis trade deal, Pelicans are banking on the Lakers to fall apart; here's how

In financial terminology, David Griffin executed a textbook example of “shorting” when he agreed to trade Anthony Davis to the Los Angeles Lakers.
The Advocate Jun 16, 2019
Report: Pelicans forward Julius Randle declines player option, will become unrestricted free agent

Report: Pelicans forward Julius Randle declines player option, will become unrestricted free agent

After the best season of his career, shining in an elevated role with a new franchise, Julius Randle is expected to test the open market. After signing a one-year contract with the Pelicans last July, a deal that carried a…