In what has quickly become a lost season void of any postseason promise, the New Orleans Pelicans showed some fight tonight coming back from a big deficit against the Utah Jazz, only to run out of gas at the end. After tying the game at 70, the Pels were then outscored 27 to 9, before limping to the final buzzer. Here is the rest of the story of a game with several ebbs and flows...
March 5, 2016
What are the New Orleans Pelicans trying to be this season? The high octane free-flowing offensive team that new head coach Alvin Gentry brought over from his stint with the Golden State Warriors? After several games, it's obvious the Pels don't have the right pieces for that offense. But after a week of watching them attempt to slam the ball into Anthony Davis in predictable, half-court sets, I'm not sure that will work either. Tonight, they need to find a happy medium vs the Utah Jazz.
December 16, 2015