New Orleans Pelicans New Orleans LA Tickets
NBA preseason fixtures and more are kicking off soon for the New Orleans Pelicans, one of the most formidable teams from the Southwest Division of the NBA. This pro basketball franchise was formed in 1988 as the Charlotte Hornets and despite being one of the youngest; it has defeated some of the toughest franchises in NBA. From the Charlotte Hornets it evolved to the New Orleans Hornets and then to the New Orleans Pelicans in 2013. The team calls Smoothie King Center their home and is today one of the most loved teams in NBA with fans flocking after the New Orleans Pelicans New Orleans LA tickets for all of their games.
Headed by their new head coach Alvin Gentry, the New Orleans Pelicans seem all pumped up and ready to give their best shot at their upcoming fixtures. Here’s a look at what’s in store for these birds.
Pelicans Taking Flight
The New Orleans Pelicans have an exciting but a challenging road ahead of them. Qualifying for the 2015 playoffs with a 45-37 record the team became the number eight seed in the Western Conference. They convincingly beat the Oklahoma City Thunder in the regular season head-to-head series with a record of 3-1 to snatch the playoffs spot. For the upcoming NBA Preseason they will be facing off against some mighty teams like the Houston Rockets and the Miami Heat. Other tough fixtures will be against the Atlantic Division toppers, the Boston Celtics and the top seed from the Pacific Division, the Sacramento Kings.
A Powerful Unit
Donning the navy, gold, red and white uniforms, the New Orleans Pelicans have a formidable squad capable of giving a tough time to even the most challenging opponents. The team’s biggest strength is the Unibrow, Anthony Davis who according to SBNation has been producing numbers befitting some of the best superstars to ever play in the leagues. Jrue Holiday, Tyreke Evans and Eric Gordon are other key players and with a team effort this unit has a fair chance of snatching the crown. To see the team in action, get the New Orleans Pelicans New Orleans LA tickets and don’t miss their upcoming fixtures.