“I’m very happy with the on-air opportunities ESPN has given me to talk about the NBA in the studio & at games. Of course, I love my Pistons & Detroit. But I would never push for a job with any NBA franchise that is not open. That’s not part of my character,” - Chauncey Billups.
Anthony Davis on Rajon Rondo triple-double (25-10-12, key late FTs): "He was aggressive. He was just looking for his shot, getting layups. And then he made them pay for trying to foul him at the end. He played well, made the right plays." #Pelicans plus-18 with Rondo on floor
Full-on desperation mode. Official scouting report: Lost a few steps, no height, can shoot it but needs way more time to set feet than even the worst NBA defense provides, positive impact on a team if never gets on the court, good vision especially for location of media dining
The Pelicans, who are in the market for a big who can rebound and score, could offer Greg Monroe a key role and a chance to play in his hometown (he grew up just across the Mississippi River from New Orleans), writes @JeffZillgitt.
#Pelicans catching a break on defense with Hornets struggling big-time to make free throws. Charlotte is just 14/25 (56%). Then again, Hornets are 27th in #NBA in percentage at 72.8%. Only teams worse are Sac, OKC, LAL