| Pelicans Talk|| Could the Spurs be who we catch? - TigerinATL on 12/23/14 at 8:23 am|
Kawhi Leonard is out for an unknown amount of time with a hand injury.
[quote]Leonard told the San Antonio Express-News last week that it "isn't as bad as it sounds" and he should be back "soon."
Popovich didn't agree with that assessment.
"I don't think that's accurate," Popovich said of t...
| Pelicans Talk|| Will Gerald Green be a throw in for a bigger trade? - TigerinATL on 12/22/14 at 12:42 pm|
I saw an interesting trade proposal from Basketball Insiders
[quote]Chicago Bulls trade Taj Gibson to Phoenix Suns for Gerald Green, Anthony Tolliver and Shavlik Randolph and a first-round pick.
It’s going to be hard for the Chicago Bulls to hold onto guard Jimmy Butler at this point, especial...
| Pelicans Talk|| Tyreke injury update: listed as Day to Day - TigerinATL on 12/19/14 at 3:41 pm|
[quote]Since last night, Tyreke Evans has had a MRI that’s revealed he has a bone bruise. Evans was seen taking jumpshots after practice.
Monty on Tyreke:
“He feels a little bit better, but we don’t want to jump the gun in this situation, so we’re just going to list him as day-to-day.”
| Pelicans Talk|| Eric Gordon at BSS Watch Party Last Night - TigerinATL on 12/19/14 at 3:37 pm|
Podcast Recap from a few of the BSS guys
He just showed up, grabbed an open seat and talked to people for a few hours.
| Pelicans Talk|| Remember how Brandon Jennings and 2 lottery picks is better than Jrue? - TigerinATL on 12/18/14 at 6:35 am|
He's not leading anyone anywhere. I'm still waiting for the better move than what we made, not the better concept, the better move....
| Pelicans Talk|| Who needs rebounds? - TigerinATL on 12/17/14 at 1:18 pm|
According to this guy, the more rebounds we get the worse we do.
[quote]The Pelicans and Kings are the only two teams showing a negative slope: more rebounds have corresponded to lower margins.[/quote]
| Pelicans Talk|| John Salmons is selling his house in Philly - TigerinATL on 12/17/14 at 11:38 am|
It has an elevator, that's the ultimate sign of a classy joint. ...
| Pelicans Talk|| Lots of teams are looking to deal - TigerinATL on 12/16/14 at 1:59 pm|
[quote] Adrian Wojnarowski @WojYahooNBA 3 minutes ago
No sense of imminent deals, but tremendous volume of trade discussions among teams for only the mid-December benchmark.[/quote]
Hopefully that means the Pels can get some value being facilitators. Corndeaux posted a potential trade yesterd...
| Tech Board|| T-Mobile to start Rollover Data - TigerinATL on 12/16/14 at 11:02 am|
[quote]T-Mobile (NYSE: TMUS) today announced its next industry-rocking Un-carrier™ move -- eliminating the infuriating wireless industry practice of confiscating unused data you’ve already paid for. With Un-carrier 8.0, high-speed data you don’t use each month automatically rolls into a personal Dat...
| Movie/TV Board|| HBO GO now on Amazon Fire TV, not yet for Fire TV Stick - TigerinATL on 12/16/14 at 8:37 am|
[quote]It only took seven or so months since it was first announced, but HBO Go is now available on Amazon's Fire TV (along with SlingPlayer). Owners of the Fire TV Stick dongle will have to wait until this spring for access, but since they're probably Amazon Prime subscribers too, at least they hav...
| Pelicans Talk|| There is a Core 4 according to trade rumors - TigerinATL on 12/15/14 at 4:21 pm|
[quote]Pelicans, New Orleans
Anthony Davis is, of course, untouchable, and the Pelicans want to keep Jrue Holiday, Omer Asik and Ryan Anderson. Everyone else is available, according to rival executives.[/quote]
| Pelicans Talk|| Steve Kerr whining to the league about the Pels - TigerinATL on 12/15/14 at 4:00 pm|
[quote]Golden State Warriors coach Steve Kerr said the team will send two plays involving Pelicans forward Dante Cunningham to the league for review.
...One of those elbows caught Golden State small forward Harrison Barnes in the face, sending the swingman to the locker room, and eventually the d...
| Pelicans Talk|| 6 Trade Targets for the Pels - TigerinATL on 12/15/14 at 3:08 pm|
Slideshow Article from Fox Sports http://www.foxsports.com/nba/lists/6-players-the-new-orleans-pelicans-should-target-before-the-trade-deadline-121514.html
#1 Jeff Green
#2 Andre Igoudala
#3 Dorrell Wright
#4 Jared Dudley
#5 Kyle Singler
#6 Alan Anderson
More on each guy at the link. Gre...
| Pelicans Talk|| OKC inquired about Wilson Chandler - TigerinATL on 12/12/14 at 3:00 pm|
[quote]league sources said the Thunder have inquired about swingman Wilson Chandler.[/quote]
Not only is he a popular trade target for Pels fans, it'd make OKC harder to hold off if th...
| Pelicans Talk|| AD's Year 3 Pels vs KD, CP3 and LBJ - TigerinATL on 12/11/14 at 10:43 am|
Broski sent me down an advanced stats rabbit hole last night comparing AD to year 3 of other recent Super Stars who made the playoffs in year 3 and a few things are obvious.
1) Close shouldn't count for Monty and Demps. I think most of us already feel this way, but if a Benson or Loomis intern...
| Pelicans Talk|| Gordon to return to practice in 2 weeks - TigerinATL on 12/9/14 at 12:28 pm|
[quote]New Orleans Pelicans guard Eric Gordon said Tuesday that the healing and rehabilitation of his torn left labrum is going well.
“I will return to practice in two weeks,” Gordon said.[/quote]
| Pelicans Talk|| Russ Smith Recalled from DLeague - TigerinATL on 12/8/14 at 4:03 pm|
[quote]The New Orleans Pelicans announced today that the team has recalled rookie point guard Russ Smith from the Fort Wayne Mad Ants of the NBA Development League.
Smith, 6-0, 185, appeared in two games over the weekend for Fort Wayne, helping the Mad Ants win both contests. In 25.5 minutes per ...
| Pelicans Talk|| Benson Family Succession Plan Rumor from Saints Talk - TigerinATL on 12/8/14 at 7:47 am|
I figure fewer of us will be venturing over to Saints Talk the way the season has gone and this might be of interest to Pels fans.
[quote]So I had heard this before, but it is now the third time hearing it from another source. 2 reporters and 1 former Saints employee have all told me this on sepa...
| Pelicans Talk|| Well designed inbounds play from last night - TigerinATL on 12/5/14 at 4:17 pm|
Ryno's at the FT line, Asik's on the other side of the lane and Babbitt doesn't stand a chance.
We should copy this with Ry...
| Pelicans Talk|| Great article on AD. - TigerinATL on 12/5/14 at 11:18 am|
[quote]Every few years the NBA presents a new prodigy, supernaturally gifted and relentlessly driven. Ant—as he is called, sans irony, like a bouncer named Tiny—is listed at 6'?10", 220 pounds (“245 now,” he interjects), with a wingspan longer than Yao Ming stands and a gait that can cover the floo...