Omri Casspi reportedly cleared waivers on Friday, and he is now a free agent.
The Pelicans waived G/F Omri Casspi.
Omri Casspi expects the Pelicans to waive him prior to August 1, when his $1.1 million deal would become guaranteed.
Omri Casspi was traded to the Pelicans as part of Sunday's three-team trade with the Wizards and Rockets.
Omri Casspi will start at small forward in place of Chandler Parsons (wrist, hip) vs. the Pelicans on Saturday.
Omri Casspi (illness) won't play against the Jazz on Monday.
Omri Casspi played 15 minutes off the bench on Saturday vs. the Pistons with 16 points, three boards, two assists, one steal, one block and three 3-pointers.
Omri Casspi cooled off after a 20 and 12 night on Wednesday, scoring just five points with two rebounds in 18 minutes off the bench on Friday.
Omri Casspi hit 9-of-15 shots and two 3-pointers for 20 points and 12 rebounds in Wednesday's win.
Omri Casspi was productive off the bench during Monday's 126-113 win over the Blazers with 15 points, eight boards, two assists and three 3-pointers in 33 minutes.
Omri Casspi played 23 minutes off the bench on Monday with 12 points, six boards, three assists and three 3-pointers.
Omri Casspi bounced back from Friday's scoreless outing, leading Houston's reserves with 14 points and two 3-pointers in an easy win vs. the Wizards on Saturday.
Omri Casspi came off the bench for 14 points, seven rebounds, a steal and two 3-pointers on 6-of-13 shooting in Wednesday's loss.
Omri Casspi played 30 minutes against the Jazz on Monday and had 13 points, six boards, two steals and two 3-pointers.