Preseason postgame wrap: Pelicans 127, Bulls 125
CHICAGO – Trailing by 20-plus points in the fourth quarter of Wednesday’s game, New Orleans appeared headed for a split of its two-game road trip to the Eastern Conference, but a group of reserves powered the Pelicans to an enormous late comeback. Nickeil Alexander-Walker sank a pair of free throws with 57 seconds remaining, points that stood up as the final score in a rally from a 23-point final-period deficit.
Report: Jrue Holiday talks new Pelicans role, ‘#dadlife’ nail polish, teammates as roommates, more
As Jrue Holiday enters his 11th NBA season, he does so as the leader of a Pelicans group even the most creative of users of ESPN’s “NBA trade machine” would’ve had difficulty envisioning.
Bulls’ ball movement stands out in loss to Zion Williamson’s Pelicans
Zion Williamson lived up to the hype. The Bulls’ offense created some.
Zion Williamson drops 29 points in 27 minutes as preseason hype tour continues
The NBA got its first glimpse at what Zion Williamson could really be this season on Wednesday, and it looks pretty impressive. And terrifying for the interior defenders in the league.”
Zion Williamson puts on another preseason show as Pelicans pull off come back vs. Bulls
CHICAGO — As expected, the Zion Williamson Show was the main attraction in the house built by His Airness on Wednesday.
Zion Williamson scores game-high 29 points in win vs. Bulls
CHICAGO — It was a step forward for New Orleans Pelicans rookie Zion Williamson on Wednesday against the Chicago Bulls. It was also a step back for the Pelicans’ defense.