New Orleans Pelicans tickets are red hot as the former Hornets have been reborn as the Pelicans, looking to become a force to be reckoned with in the NBA’s Western Conference. The New Orleans Pelicans will square off against the Southwest Division rival Memphis Grizzlies, Houston Rockets, Dallas Mavericks and defending Western Conference champion San Antonio Spurs. New Orleans Pelicans tickets also mean you’ll have the opportunity to see the league’s biggest names, like LeBron James and Dwyane Wade of the two-time defending champion Miami Heat, Kobe Bryant of the Los Angeles Lakers, Carmelo Anthony of the New York Knicks and so many more. A visit to the New Orleans Arena means you’ll be front and center as a new era in New Orleans basketball is born, while the Pelicans aim to establish themselves as a Southwest Division powerhouse.
The New Orleans Pelicans’ roster features three of their top five leading scorers from a year ago in Eric Gordon, Ryan Anderson and Anthony Davis and helping to ring in the inaugural season in Pelicans’ history are two key newcomers in point guard Jrue Holiday and swingman Tyreke Evans, a former Rookie of the Year.
The team is named after New Orleans’ state bird, the brown pelican and the inaugural logo and color scheme are a nod to colors frequently seen throughout the area.
After 14 seasons in Charlotte as the Hornets, the franchise relocated at the start of the 2002-03 season and took up residence at the New Orleans Arena. Since moving to New Orleans, the team has qualified for the playoffs five times, getting as far as the Western Conference Semifinals in 2008 before falling to the defending champion Spurs in seven games.
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