E'Twaun Moore (personal) will not play Saturday vs. the Mavericks.
New Orleans is waiving Omri Casspi (thumb) and will sign Reggie Williams.
The Pelicans will waive injured forward Omri Casspi in order to sign Reggie Williams.
Omer Asik (illness) will not play on Saturday against the Mavs.
The Pelicans announced Omri Casspi was diagnosed with a fractured right thumb and will miss the next 4-6 weeks.
Jarrett Jack has agreed to a 10-day contract with the New Orleans Pelicans.
Dante Cunningham returned from a personal absence on Thursday and had five points, four rebounds, a steal and a 3-pointer in 25 minutes off the bench.
Hollis Thompson made his Pelicans debut on Thursday and played five minutes, scoring three points.
E'Twaun Moore started at shooting guard on Thursday and hit just 2-of-6 shots for six points, three boards, three assists and a steal in 23 minutes of Thursday's 129-99 blowout loss to the Rockets.
Jrue Holiday hit just 3-of-12 shots and missed all six 3-point attempts for six points, four rebounds, four assists, a steal and two blocks in 35 minutes of Thursday's 129-99 blowout loss to the Rockets.
Anthony Davis hit 8-of-21 shots and 13-of-16 free throws for 29 points, nine rebounds, two steals and two blocks in 33 minutes of Thursday's 129-99 blowout loss to the Rockets.
DeMarcus Cousins hit 11-of-19 shots and a 3-pointer on his way to 27 points, 14 rebounds, five assists, five steals and four blocks in 35 minutes of his Pelicans' debut on Thursday.
Omri Casspi reportedly broke his right thumb in Thursday's loss to the Rockets, according to ESPN's Justin Verrier.
Alexis Ajinca will shift back to a bench role vs. Houston on Thursday.
Jrue Holiday, E'Twaun Moore, Solomon Hill, Anthony Davis and Demarcus Cousins will start against the Rockets on Thursday.