Tim Frazier’s Impact Performance Leads to Big Pelicans Victory

On Wednesday night, the Pelicans took on a struggling Washington Wizards team at the Smoothie King Center.  After a four-game losing streak, Pelicans coach Alvin Gentry was looking to make a change that would spark his team. With injured point guard Elfrid Payton out until January, Gentry inserted former Wizard Tim Frazier into the starting lineup.

Despite the Wizards recent struggles, they had been one of the teams that had contributed to the Pelicans losing streak. An Anthony Davis-less Pelicans team traveled to Washington on November 24th and got handed a 124-114 loss.  On Wednesday night, the Pelicans were determined to come out fast. That’s exactly what they did as they took an early lead versus the Wizards and never

Anthony Davis’ Historic Game Helps Pelicans Complete Sweep of Trail Blazers

The New Orleans Pelicans entered the fourth game of their series with the Portland Trail Blazers with an opportunity to complete a sweep Portland and win their first playoff series since the 2007-2008 season. Some key aspects of the Pelicans game three win over the Portland Trail Blazers were suddenly nowhere to be found in Saturday afternoon’s game. Nikola Mirotic scored only 10 points and did not even attempt a shot until the start of the second quarter after dropping 30 points in game three. The Pelicans staunch defense from game three that forced 24 turnovers and only allowed 102 points in game three was nowhere to be found despite Pelicans fans chanting “defense” on nearly every possession.

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