Tyreke Evans scored 25 points on 10-of-15 shooting (including two threes) with three rebounds, 10 assists and one steal in the Pelicans' 102-88 win over his old Kings squad on Friday.
Eric Gordon disappeared yet again on Friday against the Kings, scoring four points on 2-of-6 shooting with zero rebounds and four assists in just 20 minutes of action.
Quincy Pondexter scored 16 points on 6-of-11 shooting (including four threes) with five rebounds and two steals against the Kings on Friday.
Pelicans head coach Monty Williams said that he expects Jrue Holiday (leg) will return before the regular-season ends, but he would not give a specific date.
Jrue Holiday (leg) still has not been able to practice, and he remains without an official timetable to return.
Anthony Davis returned from a shoulder injury in the second half during a 95-93 loss to the Rockets on Wednesday, making 9-of-18 from the field and 6-of-14 from the line for 24 points with 14 boards, one assist three steals, three blocks and no turnovers.
Omer Asik (calf) returned to the lineup on Wednesday with six points, six boards, two assists, one steal and four turnovers in 26 minutes against the Rockets.
Alexis Ajinca played 15 minutes off the bench against the Rockets on Wednesday with eight points, five rebounds, two assists and three blocks.
Eric Gordon missed all five shots from the field and made 6-of-8 from the line for six points against the Rockets on Wednesday with three assists and one turnover.
Tyreke Evans made 10-of-16 from the field against the Rockets on Wednesday with 28 points, two rebounds, seven assists, one block, two steals and four 3-pointers.
Anthony Davis suffered a right shoulder injury and has returned.
Omer Asik (calf) is still expected to play vs. the Rockets on Wednesday.
Tyreke Evans (ankle) is still expected to play against the Rockets on Wednesday.
Ryan Anderson (knee) is hopeful that he will be able to return to action in a week, and he has continued to progress each day.
Omer Asik (calf) is expected to play on Wednesday vs. the Rockets.