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DX 2015 Scouting Report on Davis - corndeaux
15 minute video, but a good look at where they thought he was coming in as a rookie and where he is now. [link=(http://www.draftexpress.com/article/The-Evolution-of-Anthony-Davis-from-Kentucky-to-the-NBA-4816/)]LINK[/link] TL; DW Davis is really, really good with strength being his biggest wea...


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Sunday Shootaround on Anthony Davis - corndeaux
Feature on SBNation from Paul Flannery on AD Been waiting for this for a while. Should be great [link=(http://www.sbnation.com/2015/2/8/7995449/anthony-davis-pelicans-ready-or-not-feature-sunday-shootaround)]LINK[/link] ETA- Great. Tons of wonderful quotes. Just a few here. Read the whole t...


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Pels arent Better w/o Holiday - corndeaux
Very interesting read from Pellessier (one of my favorites at BSS). [link=(http://www.bourbonstreetshots.com/2015/02/03/quick-hits-the-pelicans-arent-better-without-jrue/)]LINK[/link] [quote]So the question has been raised: are the Pelicans better without Jrue Holiday?[/quote] [quote] simpl...


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2 Pels Related Podcasts - corndeaux
First is BBS with Seth Partnow discussing the Pels present and future plus the league in general. [link=(http://www.bourbonstreetshots.com/2015/01/29/on-the-fly-episode-10-seth-partnow-takes-the-wheel/)]LINK[/link] And Zach Lowe with JVG discussing ASG, MVP, and various teams. [link=(http:/...


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New Podcast Worth a Listen - corndeaux
BBall Breakdown has a new [link=(http://bballbreakdown.com/category/weekly-episodes/the-bballbreakdown-podcast/)]podcast[/link] up and running. The first 2 episodes are all about Scott Brooks in OKC. Many of the same questions we have about Monty are discussed w/r//t Brooks. Worth a listen, even ...


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NBA.com on Pelican's Defense - corndeaux
[link=(http://www.nba.com/2015/news/features/john_schuhmann/01/02/numbers-notebook-new-orleans-pelicans-lacking-in-rim-protection/index.html)]LINK[/link] [img]http://s7.postimg.org/87owqe3qz/Screen_Shot_2015_01_03_at_11_44_14_AM.png[/img] [quote]It seems crazy that a team with Asik and Davis...


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SI: Davis and the Pelicans need to evolve together to be contenders - corndeaux
Good state of the Pelicans read from SI. Some positives, some concerns, some stats, and some thoughts about the whole situation and how they have built around Davis's unique talents. Read the entire article [link=(http://www.si.com/nba/2014/12/31/anthony-davis-new-orleans-pelicans-need-to-evolve-tog...


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Zach Lowe Western Conference Power Rankings - corndeaux
Today's column. Pellies come in 10th. [quote]This is the one team among this group that cannot give up the dream of a playoff berth. The Pellies have dealt away three consecutive first-round picks to chase the no. 8 seed, and too many jobs are at stake across the organization to cut bait now. ...


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Nate Duncan on Pelicans Team Building Future - corndeaux
[link=(http://www.basketballinsiders.com/nba-am-the-pelicans-quest-to-build-a-contender/?utm_medium=twitter&utm_source=twitterfeed)]LINK[/link] Article from one of the better NBA writers out there on the potential options the team has going forward using salary cap projections. Duncan isn't high ...


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Voulgaris In Game Twitter Feed - corndeaux
Watching Pels/Lakers and letting it fly so far On Gordon looking good early [quote]@TasMelas Kobe is guarding him.[/quote] On Tyreke [quote]“You don’t normally see Tyreke miss a layup that badly” Stu Lantz who apparently has never watched Tyreke play.[/quote] And unloading on Monty ...


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Grantland on LBJ v AD - corndeaux
Charlie Pierce was there and wrote about the present and the future of the NBA [link=(http://grantland.com/the-triangle/lebron-james-anthony-davis-cleveland-cavaliers/)]LINK[/link] [quote]There is no flash to the 21-year-old Anthony Davis. Not yet, anyway. There is great talent, but there also...


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Lowe with 33 Predictions- Only Pels Related Inside - corndeaux
[quote]14. The same eight teams will make the Western Conference playoffs[/quote] [quote]Everyone below the Spurs-Thunder-Clippers triumvirate is one big injury away from disaster, but the same goes for the Pelicans, Suns, and Nuggets. If Tyreke Evans starts, the Pelicans will have zero reliable ...


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lowe on picking up option for Rivers - corndeaux
[link=(http://grantland.com/the-triangle/third-year-prospects-orlando-magic-austin-rivers-new-orleans-pelicans-maurice-harkless-andrew-nicholson/)]LINK[/link] [quote]Rivers, the no. 10 pick and an NBA blue blood, has basically been a disaster; his rookie season was one of the worst ever among guy...


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Roku v Apple TV v Chromecast v Fire TV - corndeaux
Going to cut the cord and wondering if the board has thoughts/insights into the plusses and minuses of each option. They seem to all be roughly the same to me (give or take the ecosystem and some apps/features). Any experience, good or bad would be most welcome. TIA Edit. Have MacBooks, but An...


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Internet movie writer Film Crit Hulk In Depth Review on ALL the Bond movies - corndeaux
Checked a few pages back and didn't see it. If posted already, please delete. Four part series. Part 1 posted yesterday. [link=(http://badassdigest.com/author/67)]LINK[/link] It is very very very long. Here is [link=(http://convertcase.net/)]convert case[/link] to change the all caps ...


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New Analytics Site from HP Network - corndeaux
3rd new site to come out this summer from Hardwood Paroxysm is called [link=(http://nyloncalculus.com/)]Nylon Calculus[/link]. It's run by the excellent Ian Levy, formerly of the great Hickory High blog. If you like the numbers or are interested in learning more check it out. [quote]Although I...


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Tyreke Working on His Game this Summer - corndeaux
[link=(http://hardwoodparoxysm.com/2014/07/03/new-orleans-pelicans-tyreke-evans-knows-how-to-workout-the-fun-way-with-a-miniature-poolside-hoop/?utm_source=twitterfeed&utm_medium=twitter)]LINK[/link] Who needs a shot doctor? Looking pretty good from about 20 feet....


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Zach Lowe Article on Asik Trade - corndeaux
[quote]Asik is a massive upgrade, a legit rim protector with good footwork against the pick-and-roll. He’s about to turn 28, so he fits the Demps model of acquiring young or mid-career veterans. Williams had New Orleans blitzing the pick-and-roll far from the basket last season, but he really prefer...


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Mark Deeks on "Superstar Loyalty" - corndeaux
Great read on the hysteria over Melo to Miami. [quote]It must constantly be remembered that this whole discussion is being revisited by the idea of Carmelo leaving the New York Knicks. NEW YORK. There is not a bigger market to be in, and yet he might still leave it. He would leave it for less mon...


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Chromebook Question - corndeaux
Looking at getting one as secondary computer for light work, web surfing, travel etc. Thinking about going with Acer c720, but I also have my eye on the Asus devices coming out in another month. Anyone have experience with Acer c720 or Chromebooks in general? Will the new ones be worth the wait?...


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