2020 ScheduleAll times ET

2020 Schedule
28-36, 4th in Southwest
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12hTim Bontemps

Silver: Older coaches could be sidelined in return

Adam Silver, in an appearance on TNT's "Inside the NBA" Thursday night, said there is a chance that older NBA head coaches won't be able to be on the bench when the league resumes play due to concerns about the coronavirus.

Older coaches pushing back at Silver's comments (1:39)

The Hoop Collective: The NBA Announces Its Return Plan

Now that the NBA officially plans to resume its regular season at Disney World at the end of July, Brian Windhorst, Jackie MacMullan and Tim MacMahon try to answer looming questions about the Disney complex, hotel accommodations, coronavirus testing, playoff seeding plans, the TV programming schedule, the loss of home court advantage and more.

Stephen A.: If Zion has to testify, Duke may have a problem (1:42)
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3dMark Schlabach

Judge: Zion must answer Duke eligibility queries

A judge ruled Zion Williamson will be required to answer interrogatories and requests for admissions from attorneys representing Gina Ford and Prime Sports Marketing, who are suing Williamson for $100 million for breaching their marketing agreement.

Mike Triplett ESPN Staff Writer 

Saints/Pelicans owner Gayle Benson announced the creation of a Social Justice Leadership Coalition including Demario Davis, Lonzo Ball and JJ Redick. "I stand with them and I will rely on their leadership and direction ... to make the most powerful impact we can... There are no written words, nor the timing of those words that can properly honor the life of George Floyd. We stand against police brutality in any form... Unified action towards a solution is what needs to come from this now."


Hoop Collective: How The NBA Is Responding To Crisis

Brian Windhorst, Malika Andrews, Andrew Lopez and Kevin Pelton discuss the events of the past week and how the NBA community has rallied around the cause. Then, the crew tries to answer questions about the quality of games to expect when the NBA returns, if the "playoff-plus" format is fair and whether the league is trying to tailor its return plan around Zion Williamson and the Pelicans (16:00).


The Hoop Collective: How To Structure The NBA's Return To Action

With multiple return-to-play proposals on the table, Brian Windhorst, Jackie MacMullan and Tim MacMahon discuss the feasibility of these options, as well as the NBA's real motivations behind each plan. Plus, the crew identifies the teams who could benefit the most from this extended layoff (33:50).

Jalen advocates for NBA play-in tournament (1:34)
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16dMark Schlabach

Zion's lawyers ask judge to void marketing deal

In a motion filed Wednesday in U.S. District Court in Winston-Salem, North Carolina, Zion Williamson's attorneys asked a judge to void his marketing agreement with Gina Ford and Prime Sports Marketing.

How exciting would a 'He Got Game' sequel be starring Zion? (1:47)
Gentry shows off his Globetrotter skills (0:24)
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26dMark Schlabach

Lawsuit filing seeks to tie Zion, improper benefits

Zion Williamson's former marketing representative has asked the Pelicans star to admit that his parents demanded and received gifts from Duke, Nike and Adidas.

Zion: My mom is the hardest coach I've had (0:37)
Would you rather build around Luka or Zion? (1:08)
Lonzo Ball and Zion proving to be dynamic duo in New Orleans (2:06)
Lonzo shines in family football against LaMelo (0:45)
The 3 players Zion's mom had him model his game after (1:50)
Zion working hard to stay in game shape (1:44)
Zion shares how Drake helped make him a social sensation (2:15)

Team Stats

Points Per Game116.2Tied-4th
Rebounds Per Game47.04th
Assists Per Game27.03rd
Points Allowed117.027th

Team History