2019 ScheduleAll times ET

2019 Schedule
33-49, 3rd in Southwest

This Just In  

Pelicans are picking up Jahlil Okafor's team option for the 2019-2020 season, league sources tell ESPN. The New Orleans staff is impressed by the way Okafor has reworked his body and the improvements he's made on the defensive end of the floor - Malika Andrews

Stephen A.: Zion's allure makes him best prospect since LeBron (1:50)
Windhorst: Draft trade talks for Garland are 'intense' (1:41)
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1dTim Bontemps

Zion on comparisons: 'I just look to be myself'

Despite the expectation that Zion Williamson will go to the Pelicans with the top pick in the NBA draft Thursday night, Williamson says he doesn't feel the pressure, and that he's "just trying to be the first Zion."

2d

Lakers are Scrabbling to get AD

The Lakers may not being getting Anthony Davis! ESPN NBA Front Office Insider, Bobby Marks joined Freddie & Fitzsimmons to break down what's going on.

2d

The Right Time: AD trade, Rockets' dysfunction and more

Bomani dives into every facet of Anthony Davis' trade from the Pelicans to the Lakers. Did Rob Pelinka not realize that the timing of the trade would mess up their salary cap situation? Are they the favorites in the west now (0:36)? Also, Bo thinks you should stop asking who "won" the trade in the context of the Pelicans (16:20). Has the new ESPN story about the Rockets' dysfunction made us forget how good they are (28:13)? Plus, in IYHH Bo and Greg Cote cover OJ's entrance to Twitter (40:00) and "DJ" Mike Hitman discusses the folly of the Celtics and more (51:47)

2d

An overview of the 2019 NBA draft

Brian Windhorst, Andrew Han, Bobby Marks and Mike Schmitz chat about the Wizards’ push to hire Masai Ujiri (1:30), the top of the 2019 NBA draft (6:50), how deep the draft is (23:30), what a warroom is like on draft day (31:45) and one thing to look out for on draft night (54:30).

The Big Easy welcomes Zion with open arms (4:14)

This Just In  

The New Orleans Pelicans have picked up the team option of head coach Alvin Gentry for the 2020-2021 season, league sources tell ESPN's Malika Andrews.

3d

Lowe Post: Trade Reaction, Boston, 2020 Title Chase

Zach talks to ESPN's Kevin Arnovitz about the Anthony Davis trade (1:48), what's next for the Pelicans and Lakers (20:10), Boston's year from hell (32:27), the wide-open 2020 title chase (49:19), free agency, and much more.

LaVar claims he's happy Lakers traded Lonzo (1:12)
Williams: Pelicans giving Zion future they never gave AD (0:42)

Alden Gonzalez ESPN Staff Writer 

Josh Hart is among those at The Forum playing in the Fortnite Pro-Am, which pins celebrities/athletes with professional gamers for charity. He's wearing a New Orleans Pelicans T-shirt.

Davis trade to be finalized July 6 (1:41)
Pelicans have plenty of options with 4th pick (1:05)
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5dOhm Youngmisuk

LaVar Ball: Lonzo trade will be Lakers' worst move

LaVar Ball ripped the Lakers after learning his son Lonzo Ball will be part of a trade for Anthony Davis, predicting that it will be "the worst move" the Lakers have ever made and guaranteeing that they "will never win another championship."

LaVar: Lakers will never win another championship (1:00)

Team Stats

Points Per Game115.43rd
Rebounds Per Game47.35th
Assists Per Game27.03rd
Points Allowed116.827th

Team History

YEARWLPCT
2018-193349.402
2017-184834.585
2016-173448.415
2015-163052.366
2014-154537.549