ESPN: Former New Orleans Pelicans coach Stan Van Gundy doesn't think Zion Williamson had anything to do with exit

Andrew Lopez ESPN Former New Orleans Pelicans coach Stan Van Gundy made his first public comments since his split with the organization, and he made it clear he doesn't think Zion Williamson, Brandon Ingram or any other player had anything to do with his departure. "I hate when it gets put on players that players are getting coaches fired and things like that. I think that makes players look bad and I don't think that's fair," Van Gundy said on the "Stupodity" podcast. "Players certainly have the right to express their opinion to people and things like that but...

Walker: Monty Williams' class, perseverance makes former Pelicans coach easy to cheer

BY ROD WALKER | STAFF WRITER  JUL 5, 2021  Monty Williams told us this would happen. He didn't specifically say he would be in the NBA Finals someday, but he knew good things were in store for him somewhere down the road. He had just been fired after five seasons with the New Orleans Pelicans that May morning in 2015.  As former colleague Ted Lewis and I stood on the porch of Williams' home in Metairie, he didn't want to talk about his dismissal. Instead, he wanted to talk about his faith. He quoted a Bible verse and assured us he would bounce back.Continue Reading...
PUBLISHED JUL 29, 2021 AT 10:15 PM | UPDATED JUL 30, 2021 AT 9:22 AM With the 17th pick in Thursday's draft, the New Orleans Pelicans chose Trey Murphy out of Virginia. Eighteen spots later, they took another wing who spent multiple years in the college ranks: Alabama's Herb Jones.

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