The Atlantic Files

The Atlantic Files Episode 99: Southwest Division Predictions

Looking Around the League Series Episodes: Central | Southeast Subscribe to The Atlantic Files on Apple Podcasts | Subscribe to Basketball Society Mike Bash and Alex Fischbein are joined, this week, by Wahaj Mallick of the Back to the Basket Podcast. Not only do the guys take a look around the Southwest Division and make

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Anthony Davis

Reaction: Anthony Davis is changing agents

Anthony Davis had a career season last year with the New Orleans Pelicans. Now, Pelicans fans may be somewhat nervous after news that Davis is changing agents. Anthony Davis finished third in MVP voting last season. He led the Pelicans to the second round of the playoffs without former Pelican DeMarcus Cousins. Cousins is now with

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Anthony Davis

Report: Rich Paul is leading contender to be Anthony Davis’ new agent

New Orleans Pelicans superstar Anthony Davis has parted ways with his longtime agent Thad Foucher, according to a report from ESPN. Davis has two years and $52 million left on his contract with the Pelicans, plus a $29 million player option for the 2020-21 season. The five-time All-Star is eligible for a supermax contract worth over

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Rodney Hood

Rodney Hood Should Be on the Pelicans Radar

The New Orleans Pelicans were the surprise team in the Western Conference last season. They finished sixth in the conference and swept the Portland Trail Blazers in the first round of the NBA Playoffs. With momentum rolling into the conference quarterfinals, their playoff magic came to a halt after losing in five games to the

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DeMarcus Cousins

DeMarcus Cousins’ former Sacramento Kings coach says Boogie “wants to be in New Orleans, that I know”

Otis Hughley, DeMarcus Cousins‘ high school and NBA coach checked in with Brandon ‘Scoop B’ Robinson & the Scoop B Radio Podcast. Press Play Below to listen! During a slow news day, last week, the internet caused a stir when New Orleans Pelicans center, DeMarcus Cousins, an unrestricted free agent this offseason, unfollowed the Pels

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Blazers Pelicans

Game Notes: Two Things to Watch for in Blazers/Pelicans Game 2

Often seen as an afterthought in the Western Conference, the New Orleans Pelicans came out in game one of their series against the Portland Trail Blazers and showed that they will be a tough out over the next week and a half. Despite a bad shooting night and falling down by 19, the Blazers managed

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Pelicans

Evan Evaluations: A Pelican’s Race

The Western Conference is still on a wavy path seeding teams for the NBA Playoffs. The New Orleans Pelicans are not only fighting for a playoff spot but also an NBA MVP trophy for Anthony Davis. Davis has proved himself as one of the top big men in the league and what better way to prove

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Buddy Hield

What’s to come from Buddy Hield this season?

Buddy Hield didn’t quite have the rookie season that many were expecting. 6th  pick in the 2017 NBA draft, Hield joined the New Orleans Pelicans. With the departure of Eric Gordon and Tyreke Evans battling injuries, the rookie guard was envisioned as a nice compliment to their inside presence of Anthony Davis. Out of Oklahoma,

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Anthony Davis

The clock is ticking for Anthony Davis’ stardom

The time is ticking for Anthony Davis. Not in regards to his game but in regards to his stardom. There was a time where everyone was watching Davis closely painting him as the “next one” in the NBA but he hasn’t quite hit that level just yet. Davis’ career has been plagued with a lot

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Jrue Holiday

Society Top 50: No. 48 – Jrue Holiday

Name: Jrue Holiday Position: 48 Team: New Orleans Pelicans 2016-2017 Regular Season General Stats: 15.4 pts 7.3 ast 3.9 reb 1.5 stl 45.4 FG% 35.6 3P% 70.8 FT% 2016-2017 Regular Season Advanced Stats: 17.1 PER 53.2 TS% 3.8 WS 1.2 OBPM 0.5 DBPM 2.0 VORP   The Breakdown:  Jrue Holiday showed courage in a season where his number one focus

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