New Orleans Pelicans 2017 training camp schedule, roster

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Pelicans to host free open practice on Saturday, September 30 at Smoothie King Center

NEW ORLEANS – The New Orleans Pelicans announced today the team’s 2017 training camp schedule.

Training camp will begin on Tuesday, September 26. Practices will be held at the Ochsner Sports Performance Center in Metairie, La. from Sept. 26-Oct. 2. The team will hold a second practice session on select days. Media availability will take place following the team’s first practice only. Training camp practices at the Ochsner Sports Performance Center are closed to the general public.

The Pelicans will host a free open practice for the general public at the Smoothie King Center on Saturday, September 30 beginning at 11:00 a.m. The event marks the first chance for fans to see the 2017-18 New Orleans Pelicans, in addition to appearances from Pierre the Pelican, the Pelicans Dance Team and Pelicans Swoop Troop.

Fans can register for complimentary tickets by visiting http://bit.ly/OpenPractice17. There will be a limit of 9 tickets per person. Free parking for the general public will be available in Garage #2 and entry is accessible through the Northeast Ground Entrance.

For more information on the Pelicans upcoming season, please visit Pelicans.com.

2017 Pelicans Training Camp Schedule

DATE TIME LOCATION
Tuesday, Sept. 26 11:00 a.m. Ochsner Sports Performance Center
Wednesday, Sept. 27 12:00 p.m. Ochsner Sports Performance Center
Thursday, Sept. 28 11:00 a.m. Ochsner Sports Performance Center
Saturday, Sept. 30 11:00 a.m. Smoothie King Center (Open Practice)
Sunday, Oct. 1 12:00 p.m. Ochsner Sports Performance Center
Monday, Oct. 2 12:00 p.m. Ochsner Sports Performance Center

 
2017 Pelicans Training Camp Roster

No. Player Pos Ht Wt DOB Prior to NBA/Country NBA Yrs.
42 Alexis Ajinca C 7-2 248 5/6/1988 Hyeres-Toulon/France 7
34 Cliff Alexander F 6-8 245 11/16/1995 Kansas/USA 1
24 Tony Allen G/F 6-4 213 1/11/1982 Oklahoma State/USA 13
3 Omer Asik C 7-0 255 7/4/1986 Fenerbache S.K./Turkey 7
2 Ian Clark G 6-3 175 3/7/1991 Belmont/USA 4
4 Charles Cooke G 6-5 196 7/1/1994 Dayton/USA R
0 DeMarcus Cousins F 6-11 270 8/13/1990 Kentucky/USA 7
27 Jordan Crawford G 6-5 195 10/23/1988 Xavier/USA 5
33 Dante Cunningham F 6-8 230 4/22/1987 Villanova/USA 8
23 Anthony Davis F-C 6-10 253 3/11/1993 Kentucky/USA 5
13 Cheick Diallo F 6-9 220 9/13/1996 Kansas/Mali 1
44 Solomon Hill F 6-7 225 3/18/1991 Arizona/USA 4
11 Jrue Holiday G 6-4 205 6/12/1990 UCLA/USA 8
15 Frank Jackson G 6-3 205 3/23/1993 Duke/USA R
12 Jalen Jones F 6-7 220 5/27/1993 Texas A&M/USA R
1 Perry Jones F 6-11 235 9/24/1991 Baylor/USA 3
21 Darius Miller F 6-8 225 3/21/1990 Kentucky/USA 3
55 E’Twaun Moore G 6-4 191 2/25/1989 Purdue/USA 6
9 Rajon Rondo G 6-1 186 2/22/1986 Kentucky/USA 11
14 Martell Webster F 6-7 230 12/4/1986 Seattle Preparatory School (WA)/USA 10

 

Head Coach:     Alvin Gentry, Appalachian State

Associate Head Coach:     Darren Erman, Emory University

Assistant Coaches: 

Chris Finch, Franklin & Marshall College

Fred Vinson, Georgia Tech

Kevin Hanson, San Diego

Jamelle McMillan, Arizona State

Elvis Valcarcel, Rutgers

Trainer:     Duane Brooks, Florida A&M

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