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2019 Schedule
1-0, 1st in Southwest
Davis dominates in Houston (1:08)
Mirotic on fire from beyond the arc (0:31)

Davis, Mirotic lead Pelicans past Rockets 131-112

Anthony Davis had 32 points, 16 rebounds and eight assists while Nikola Mirotic scored 30 points to lead the New Orleans Pelicans to a 131-112 win over the Houston Rockets in their season opener on Wednesday night.

Davis finishes alley-oop with ease (0:22)
Mirotic makes a nice cut for the score (0:15)
Davis' dime leads to Holiday layup (0:17)
Davis drives to float in and-1 (0:16)
Payton feeds Davis on the alley-oop (0:17)

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Milwaukee receives $18,321 in savings with Tim Frazier claimed by New Orleans. The Pelicans will now inherit the $1.5M non-guaranteed contract of the point guard. Waiving Troy Williams will cost New Orleans $34,183.

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Davis sees himself 'as the best player in the league' (0:53)
Randle powers through the paint for powerful jam (0:17)
Pelicans loom as Lowe, Jacoby pick final NBA playoff spots (1:30)
Davis in midseason form at the Garden (1:02)
Knox denied by Davis (0:16)
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Source: Pelicans' Okafor to have MRI on ankle

New Orleans center Jahlil Okafor underwent an X-ray on his right ankle and will have an MRI on Monday after exiting Sunday's preseason game against Chicago late in the fourth quarter with an injury.

Davis blocks at one end, finishes alley-oop at the other (0:25)

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Team Stats

Points Per Game131.01st
Rebounds Per Game54.0Tied-6th
Assists Per Game36.01st
Points Allowed112.0Tied-17th

Team History