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2017 Schedule
34-48, 4th in Southwest
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Sam Strong ESPN Staff Writer 

Frank Jackson signs his first autographs as an NBA player. These will end up on trading cards.

Sam Strong ESPN Staff Writer 

And finally the trade that sent Frank Jackson to the Pelicans is official. And he has the updated hat to prove it.

Sam Strong ESPN Staff Writer 

Frank Jackson fields a call from Pelicans general manager Dell Demps and coach Alvin Gentry.

Sam Strong ESPN Staff Writer 

The media circuit for new draft picks is a gauntlet. Frank Jackson begins to make the rounds.

Sam Strong ESPN Staff Writer 

This is what your phone looks like after you get drafted. Note the number of messages and calls for the newest Pelican, Frank Jackson.

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Sam Strong ESPN Staff Writer 

Frank Jackson's reaction to being selected at No. 31 overall by Charlotte, though a reported trade has him heading to the New Orleans Pelicans.

Jeff Goodman ESPN Insider 

Frank Jackson with the ideal opportunity in New Orleans. Pelicans need a guard to help out with the big-man duo of Anthony Davis and DeMarcus Cousins.

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1dKevin Pelton

Brilliant draft picks for every NBA team

For a team in desperate need of quality role players on the wing like the Pelicans, it's worth gambling on this senior standout in the second round.

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Pelicans send Frazier to Wizards for late pick

The New Orleans Pelicans have agreed to trade point guard Tim Frazier to the Washington Wizards in exchange for the No. 52 overall pick in Thursday's draft. Frazier will back up Wizards All-Star point guard John Wall.

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3dLuke Knox

Best No. 4 pick ever: Chris Paul

In 2005, New Orleans took Paul, who has more career win shares than any other No. 4 overall selection in NBA draft history.

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Four potential All-Star free agents

With Paul George reportedly declaring he won't return to the Pacers after next season, the summer of 2018 is shaping up to be a potentially star-studded free agent market. It could become even more interesting if the player options of LeBron James and Russell Westbrook don't get picked up.

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New Orleans hires Finch as assistant

The Pelicans announced Tuesday that they've added former Nuggets and Rockets assistant Chris Finch to their coaching staff. They have also offered a front-office position to former assistant Phil Weber, ESPN's Marc Stein reports.

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28dTom Haberstroh

NBA clutch rankings: The Brow is just cold-blooded

It's breathtaking to consider that Anthony Davis -- in just five seasons -- already has accumulated more career clutch WPA (win probability added) than Carmelo Anthony, Dwyane Wade, Joe Johnson and Paul Pierce.

Ian Begley ESPN Staff Writer 

Like most NBA teams, the Knicks are looking for players in free agency who can contribute on both ends of the floor. Per sources, the Knicks have preliminary interest in veteran free agents P.J. Tucker and Dante Cunningham. Both players have shown that they can knock down perimeter shots and defend.

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32dKevin Pelton

NBA free agent rankings: Holiday to be coveted

Jrue Holiday will hit the unrestricted market in his prime at age 27, and his stock is further increased following a relatively healthy season.

Team Stats

Points Per Game104.3Tied-18th
Rebounds Per Game43.713th
Assists Per Game22.812th
Points Allowed106.417th

Team History

YEARWLPCT
2016-173448.415
2015-163052.366
2014-154537.549
2013-143448.415
2012-132755.329