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New Orleans Pelicans Western Southwest
Matchup Preview • NO vs. Min
Season Overview
New Orleans Pelicans Minnesota Timberwolves
23-37 (25) Season Record (NBA Rk) 23-36 (24)
5 Division Rank 5
13 Conference Rank 12
14-16 Home Record 15-18
9-21 Away Record 8-18
3-8 Division Record 3-7
11-24 Conference Record 12-22
6184 Points For 6200
6414 Points Against 6250
Lost 3 Streak Lost 1
Team Stats
103.1 Points Per Game 105.1
22.4 Assists Per Game 23.4
43.8 Rebounds Per Game 42.7
5.8 Blocks Per Game 4.5
7.8 Steals Per Game 7.8
106.9 Opp Points Per Game 105.9
Team Info
Height Average 6-8
Weight Average 218.8
Age Average 26.9
Oldest Jarrett Jack (33)
Youngest Cheick Diallo (20)
Rookies 2
30 years old + 3
How The Team Was Built
Drafted 1
Free agency 9
Waivers 0
Trades 6
EXPERIENCE
Centers 0 games
Forwards 0 games
Guards 0 games
Team Totals 0 games
Team Info
Height Average 6-8
Weight Average 230.1
Age Average 26.5
Oldest Loukas Mavrokefalidis (32)
Youngest Tyus Jones (20)
Rookies 7
30 years old + 4
How The Team Was Built
Drafted 9
Free agency 3
Waivers 0
Trades 8
EXPERIENCE
Centers 0 games
Forwards 0 games
Guards 0 games
Team Totals 0 games
Injuries
Asik, Omer Illness day-to-day
Pondexter, Quincy Knee injury sidelined indefinitely
Injuries
LaVine, Zach Torn left ACL remainder of the regular season
Payne, Adreian Thrombocytopenia sidelined indefinitely
Pekovic, Nikola Right ankle injury remainder of the regular season
Team Leaders
PPG Anthony Davis - 28.1
APG Jrue Holiday - 7.4
RPG Anthony Davis - 11.9
SPG DeMarcus Cousins - 1.4
BPG Anthony Davis - 2.4
FG% Anthony Davis - .502
Team Leaders
PPG Karl-Anthony Towns - 24.0
APG Ricky Rubio - 8.6
RPG Karl-Anthony Towns - 12.1
SPG Ricky Rubio - 1.8
BPG Karl-Anthony Towns - 1.4
FG% Karl-Anthony Towns - .522
Who's Hot?
DeMarcus Cousins (C) 26.4 ppg, 46 FG% in last 15 gp
Anthony Davis (C) 35.3 ppg, 48.2 FG% in last 3 gp
Jrue Holiday (G) 19.1 ppg, 50.2 FG% in last 14 gp
Who's Not?
Dante Cunningham (F) 3.3 ppg, 57.1 FG% in last 3 gp
Tim Frazier (G) 2 ppg, 25 FG% in last 3 gp
Solomon Hill (G) 4 ppg, 27.3 FG% in last 3 gp
Hollis Thompson (G) 3.3 ppg, 27.3 FG% in last 3 gp
Who's Hot?
Karl-Anthony Towns (F) 29.4 ppg, 60.5 FG% in last 8 gp
Andrew Wiggins (G) 34.5 ppg, 54.1 FG% in last 4 gp
Who's Not?
Brandon Rush (G) 4 ppg, 31.2 FG% in last 3 gp