That was a speedy recovery. The New Orleans Pelicans weren't messing around about getting new mascot "Pierre The Pelican" back out on the court. Tuesday the team released a statement saying that Pierre suffered a broken beak on Saturday during a pickup game of basketball with fellow NBA mascots. (The team was really just changing the rather horrifying mascot's original face.) Today he's back healed and a little less scary looking. Imagine that...
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Speedy recovery, indeed. Welcome back, @PierreTPelican!

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Worlds fair 1984 pelican. Give that bird a umbrella.
Reply94 months
Looks a lot better.
Reply94 months
Being back the old and true Pierre!
Reply94 months
You mean Chicken on crack!
Reply94 months
Jay Leno's new gig?
Reply94 months
Much better. The old one looked like he was a strung out on crack.
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