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23-34, 4th in Southwest

Justin Verrier ESPN Staff Writer 

The Pelicans have officially signed Hollis Thompson to a 10-day contract.

Justin Verrier ESPN Staff Writer 

The Pelicans have officially waived Terrence Jones.

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Cousins, Noel headline the list of ballers on the move (1:14)

Justin Verrier ESPN Staff Writer 

The Pelicans have given DeMarcus Cousins the locker next to Anthony Davis, previously owned by Tyreke Evans.

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Sources: Pelicans expected to waive Jones

According to league sources, the New Orleans Pelicans plan to waive forward Terrence Jones. If he clears waivers, Jones will get to seek opportunities elsewhere.

Justin Verrier ESPN Staff Writer 

The Pelicans are now expected to waive Terrence Jones, according to sources, so that he can pursue other options.

Justin Verrier ESPN Staff Writer 

No trade has materialized for Terrence Jones, according to league sources.

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Boogie's reactions to technicals are priceless (0:48)

ESPN Stats and Information  

DeMarcus Cousins will make his debut with the Pelicans tonight. Cousins averaged 21.1 PPG and 10.8 RPG in 470 career games with the Kings. According to the Elias Sports Bureau, he's the only man in NBA history to play at least 400 games for one franchise, average 20/10 (points/rebounds) for that team, but never play in a postseason game.

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Boogie: 'Can't expect greatness overnight' (1:19)

Justin Verrier ESPN Staff Writer 

DeMarcus Cousins said it was nice to have stability while the rest of the NBA deals with the trade deadline. "I know I'm not getting traded," he said with a laugh.

Justin Verrier ESPN Staff Writer 

DeMarcus Cousins says he went to dinner last night with Dell Demps and Alvin Gentry, and did some house hunting with Anthony Davis.

Justin Verrier ESPN Staff Writer 

Neither Terrence Jones nor Omer Asik on the floor shooting as Pelicans practice opens to media. Asik is doubtful tonight with an illness.

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Is Cousins the new Batman in New Orleans? (1:43)
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Bilas on Pelicans' outlook post-Cousins trade

ESPN CBB analyst Jay Bilas discusses the Pelicans' outlook, the relationship between DeMarcus Cousins and Anthony Davis, the state of Syracuse and John Calipari's reaction to Mark Gottfried's dismissal.

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Spears: Not buying Cousins trade as 'just business' (3:16)
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Big numbers ahead in Big Easy?

The new-look Pelicans will host the Rockets on Thursday night with DeMarcus Cousins lining up next to Anthony Davis for the first time. New Orleans comes out of the All-Star break 11th in the West, trailing No. 8 Denver by 2.5 games.

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What could have been for Sacramento... (1:00)

Justin Verrier ESPN Staff Writer 

The Pelicans are in the process of signing Hollis Thompson to a 10-day contract, ESPN's Marc Stein reports. Thompson is a career 39% 3-point shooter in three and a half seasons with the Philadelphia 76ers before being waived on Jan. 4.

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Smith believes Boogie will rewrite his narrative (1:10)

Team Stats

Points Per Game103.421st
Rebounds Per Game43.913th
Assists Per Game22.5Tied-13th
Points Allowed106.522nd

Team History

YEARWLPCT
2016-172334.404
2015-163052.366
2014-154537.549
2013-143448.415
2012-132755.329

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