Monty Williams praised Quincy Pondexter's game on both sides of the ball for the Pelicans this season.
Quincy Pondexter had arthroscopic surgery on his left knee Wednesday morning and a return timetable will be announced soon.
Quincy Pondexter will start against the Warriors on Saturday and Jrue Holiday will come off the bench.
Quincy Pondexter played just 24 minutes on Monday with zero points on 0-for-5 shooting.
Quincy Pondexter lit up the Warriors for 20 points on only seven shot attempts Tuesday, draining 6-of-7 field goals and 4-of-5 free throws with four 3-pointers.
Quincy Pondexter hit six threes against the Kings on Friday, finishing with 18 points on 6-of-13 shooting, four rebounds, two assists and one block in 29 minutes.
Quincy Pondexter scored 16 points on 6-of-11 shooting (including four threes) with five rebounds and two steals against the Kings on Friday.
Quincy Pondexter played 38 minutes vs. the Clippers on Sunday, finishing with 12 points, four 3-pointers and three rebounds.
Quincy Pondexter scored 15 points on 4-of-9 shooting (including three treys) with three rebounds and two assists in 27 minutes on Friday against the Warriors.
Quincy Pondexter shot 5-of-10 from downtown during Tuesday's home win, finishing with 18 points, seven rebounds, two assists and only one turnover in 38 minutes.
Quincy Pondexter scored 17 points with four assists, one board, one block and five 3-pointers vs. the Nets on Tuesday.
Quincy Pondexter scored 18 points on 7-of-11 shooting with three rebounds and one block in 33 minutes on Friday against the Heat.
Quincy Pondexter drew another start at small forward on Wednesday and hit 9-of-13 shots and four 3-pointers for a career-high 25 points to go along with five rebounds and two assists in a tough win over the Nets.
Quincy Pondexter played 27 minutes in a start against the Heat on Saturday with five points, three assists and one rebound.