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New Orleans Pelicans (36-46)


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vs. PHX 
W 118-103
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L 97-112
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L 109-115
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Pelicans take G League's Dyson Daniels at No. 8 in NBA draft

METAIRIE, La. (AP) Dyson Daniels believes he is ready to immediately contribute to the New Orleans Pelicans.

He's just 19 years old and has played in just 26 G League games since coming to the United States from his native Australia.

But the Pelicans saw enough in Daniels to use the eighth pick in the NBA draft to select the 6-foot-8 guard on Thursday night.

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Leaders
Points: Brandon Ingram22.7
Rebounds: Jonas Valanciunas11.4
Assists: Brandon Ingram5.6
FG%: Jonas Valanciunas54.4%
Steals: Herbert Jones1.67
Blocks: Jonas Valanciunas0.81
Defense (Rank)
Points: 110.3 (13)
Rebounds: 41.8 (3)
Assists: 24.9 (15)
FG%: 47.1% (24)
FT%: 78.6% (24)
3P%: 36.5% (26)
Offense (Rank)
Points: 109.3 (21)
Rebounds: 45.2 (11)
Assists: 25.0 (12)
FG%: 45.7% (23)
FT%: 78.9% (10)
3P%: 33.2% (27)
Standings
Southwest Division
  W L Pct GB
xy-Memphis 56 26 .683 --
x-Dallas 52 30 .634 4.0
x-New Orleans 36 46 .439 20.0
xyz-San Antonio 34 48 .415 22.0
Houston 20 62 .244 36.0
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Transactions
Date Player Transactions
3/28/2022 Jose Alvarado Signed for the Rest of the Season
3/28/2022 Jared Harper Signed as Free Agent Two-Way Contract
3/27/2022 Tyrone Wallace 10-Day Contract Expired; Player Not Re-Signed
3/23/2022 Alize Johnson 10-Day Contract Expired; Player Not Re-Signed
3/21/2022 Tyrone Wallace Signed to Second 10-Day Contract
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Injuries
Date Player Status
10/20/2021 Zion Williamson Right foot fracture
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