The Pelicans have officially waived Lance Stephenson (groin).
Lance Stephenson will undergo surgery on his groin and is expected to be sidelined for 6-10 weeks.
The Pelicans plan on waiving Lance Stephenson to make room for Archie Goodwin, per Shams Charania of the Vertical.
Lance Stephenson's (groin surgery) timetable is expected to be measured in "weeks, and not days," according to Justin Verrier of ESPN.
Lance Stephenson has a groin injury that will require surgery and sideline him indefinitely.
Lance Stephenson made 9-of-15 FGs to finish Wednesday's tough loss with 21 points, six assists, four rebounds, one steal, one block and one 3-pointer in 45 minutes.
Lance Stephenson scored 15 points with eight rebounds, six assists and two turnovers vs. the Warriors on Friday.
Lance Stephenson came off the bench for eight points, three boards, three assists and one steal in his Pelicans' debut on Wednesday, making 4-of-7 shots in 26 minutes of action.
Lance Stephenson has made the Pelicans' final 15-man roster for opening night.
Lance Stephenson is competing with Alonzo Gee for the final roster spot in New Orleans.
Lance Stephenson scored nine points on 3-of-6 shooting Wednesday morning, to go with five assists, two rebounds and one turnover through 23 minutes of action.
John Reid of the New Orleans Times-Picayune expects Lance Stephenson to make the 15-man roster at the expense of Alonzo Gee.
Lance Stephenson said that he's expecting to be one of the primary ball handlers in New Orleans while Tyreke Evans (knee) and Jrue Holiday (personal) are sidelined.
Lance Stephenson's contract with the Pelicans is only partially guaranteed.