Omer Asik said he just wants to defend and rebound with the Pelicans this season.
Anthony Davis averaged 12.3 points, 6.6 boards, 0.8 assists, 0.9 steals and 2.1 blocks in just 20 minutes per game at the FIBA World Cup.
Omer Asik averaged 9.9 points, 8.4 boards, 1.6 blocks and 0.7 steals in his seven FIBA World Cup games.
Tyreke Evans (knee) said he's not all the way back from his arthroscopic knee surgery.
Jrue Holiday (leg) participated in a contact practice on Thursday.
Ryan Anderson (neck) is getting back in shape and expects to "play with the guys" next week.
Jimmer Fredette says the New Orleans Pelicans have told him that his role with the team will be to just be himself and score.
David Anderson has signed with ASVEL Villeurbanne of the French Pro A league.
The Pelicans have reached agreement on a contract with G Dionte Christmas, according to RealGM and Sportando.
Omer Asik scored 11 points to go along with 10 rebounds, two assists, one steal, and two blocks during Turkey's semi-final loss to Lithuania on Tuesday.
Omer Asik (flu) is in the starting lineup for Team Turkey's quarterfinal matchup against Lithuania at the FIBA World Cup of Basketball.
Jimmer Fredette is excited to get a fresh start in New Orleans, and has been working hard this offseason to improve his defense.
Kevin Jones agreed to a non-guaranteed contract with the Pelicans.
Vernon Macklin agreed on a non-guaranteed deal with the Pelicans over the weekend.
Austin Rivers thinks 2014-15 will be his breakout season.