2020 ScheduleAll times ET

2020 Schedule
28-36, 4th in Southwest

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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9dMark 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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19dMark 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)
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32dAndrew Lopez

Zion not taking break in quarantine: He's ready

In an interview with TNT's Ernie Johnson, Zion Williamson talked about staying in shape in case the NBA season resumes and said it wouldn't take him long to be prepared to play.


Swin Cash

Sarah talks to Swin Cash about the dominant team she played for in college at UCONN, how the WNBA's marketing campaigns have changed over time, the exhausting fight to promote the women's game, her work as a broadcaster, and her new role in the front office for the New Orleans Pelicans.

These Lonzo vs. LaMelo impersonations are spot on (1:08)
Best dunks from the 2019-20 NBA season (3:40)

The Hoop Collective: Re-Drafting The 2019 NBA Lottery

Draft expert Mike Schmitz joins Brian Windhorst and Kevin Pelton to re-select the NBA's 2019 draft lottery based on the information we now have from this season. Plus, a question from the Hoopline about the logistics of a virtual NBA Draft (46:00).

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49dAndrew Lopez

Sources: Bulls hire Pelicans' Polk as assistant GM

The Bulls hired the Pelicans' J.J. Polk as an assistant general manager, sources say, further revamping their front office with an NBA veteran who has spent the last seven years as New Orleans' executive director of basketball administration.

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50dAndrew Lopez

Pelicans VP: Team's 'best basketball' yet to come

After a rough start to the season when injuries played havoc with the lineup, Pelicans executive David Griffin said his team's "best basketball" was ahead of it when the season was halted due to the coronavirus pandemic.

Team Stats

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

Team History