NBA

New Orleans Pelicans
Position
G
 
Jersey
11
Name  Jrue Holiday
Born  6/12/1990
Height  6-4
Weight  205
College  UCLA
1/21/2015 5:55:00 PM
Description: Pelicans point guard Jrue Holiday (leg) will miss the next 2-to-4 weeks due to a stress reaction in his lower leg.
Insight: This is terrible news, as Holiday missed half of last season with a tibia fracture. Tyreke Evans will continue to start at the point, with Dante Cunningham manning the small forward position.
 
1/20/2015 4:17:00 PM
Description: Pelicans point guard Jrue Holiday (ankle) is questionable for Wednesday's game against the Lakers.
Insight: He has missed the past four games, and the team has not given much of an update on his status. Tyreke Evans will continue to start at the point during Holiday's absence.
 
1/18/2015 2:39:00 PM
Description: Pelicans point guard Jrue Holiday did not play on Friday versus the 76ers and is out for Sunday's game against Toronto.
Insight: Holiday is dealing with an ankle issue in the same leg that cost him so much time last season. Tyrke Evans should start at point guard and he's a solid fantasy option.
 
1/18/2015 10:59:00 AM
Description: Pelicans point guard Jrue Holiday did not play on Friday versus the 76ers and is questionable for Sunday's game against Toronto.
Insight: Holiday is dealing with an ankle issue in the same leg that cost him so much time last season. Tyrke Evans would start at point guard if Holiday sits agains and he's a solid fantasy option.
 
1/16/2015 5:54:00 PM
Description: Pelicans point guard Jrue Holiday will not play on Friday versus the 76ers.
Insight: Tyrke Evans will start at point guard on Friday and is a great play in daily leagues playing against the 76ers.
 
1/16/2015 1:06:00 PM
Description: Pelicans point guard Jrue Holiday (ankle) did not play on Wednesday and is questionable for Friday's game against Philadelphia.
Insight: He left Monday's game with the injury, and owners should consider him day-to-day for now. Tyreke Evans should start at point guard and is a solid fantasy option.
 
1/14/2015 1:01:00 PM
Description: Pelicans point guard Jrue Holiday (ankle) will not play on Wednesday.
Insight: He left Monday's game with the injury, and owners should consider him day-to-day for now. tyreke Evans will likely start at point guard.
 
1/13/2015 2:01:00 PM
Description: Pelicans point guard Jrue Holiday left Monday's game with right ankle inflammation and is questionable for Wednesday's game against Detroit.
Insight: Holiday missed the second half of last season with stress fracture to his right tibia so New Orleans will likely be very cautious. he's averaging 15.2 ppg, 3.5 rpg, 7.1 apg. Tyreke Evans figures to get increased work at the point if Holiday can't run.
 
1/12/2015 9:35:00 PM
Description: Pelicans point guard Jrue Holiday left Monday's game with right ankle inflammation.
Insight: He is doubtful to return, but owners should be worried about him moving forward. Holiday missed the second half of last season with stress fracture to his right tibia. New Orleans will be very cautious. Stay tuned.
 
1/9/2015 10:23:00 PM
Description: Pelicans point guard Jrue Holiday scored a team-high 23 points during Friday's win over the Grizzlies.
Insight: He shot 7-of-13 from the field, 6-of-6 from the line, and 3-of-6 from deep. Holiday also had eight assists, three rebounds, two steals, and zero turnovers. He is a top-35 player.
 
12/27/2014 9:23:00 AM
Description: Pelicans point guard Jrue Holiday was a box score filler in the New Orleans win over San Antonio.
Insight: Holiday isn't scoring like his days in Philadelphia, but 15 points, five rebounds, seven assists, two steals and a pair of blocks should please every fantasy owner.
 
12/10/2014 10:37:00 PM
Description: Pelicans point guard Jrue Holiday had a big game on Wednesday.
Insight: He recorded 30 points, 10 assists, one rebound, three steals, five 3-pointers, and two turnovers. Holiday is fitting in nicely in New Orleans.
 
11/28/2014 10:43:00 PM
Description: Pelicans point guard Jrue Holiday led the team with 20 points versus the Hawks on Friday.
Insight: Power forward Ryan Anderson also had 20 points as the Pelicans lost, 100-91. Holiday also had seven assists and four rebounds.
 
11/23/2014 11:19:00 AM
Description: Pelicans point guard Jrue Holiday filled the stat sheet during Saturday's win versus Utah.
Insight: He had 19 points, nine assists, six rebounds, two 3-pointers, one steal, and two turnovers. Holiday has been solid during his second season in New Orleans, and is now averaging 15.3 ppg, 6.8 apg, 1.4 spg, while shooting 44 percent from the field.
 
11/18/2014 9:38:00 AM
Description: Pelicans point guard Jrue Holiday struggled with his shooting touch against Portland, going 5-of-19 from the field.
Insight: Quite a comedown from the 9-of-10 in the previous game. We'll just call it a bad game and move on as long as it's a one-time thing. He's shooting 44.8 percent from the field this season after missing most of 2013-14.
 
11/14/2014 10:21:00 PM
Description: Pelicans point guard Jrue Holiday was fantastic during Friday's win over the Timberwolves.
Insight: Holiday was 9-of-10 from the floor and 4-of-4 from the line for 24 points, nine assists, two 3-pointers, and just one turnover. Owners should be extremely pleased.
 
11/9/2014 11:37:00 AM
Description: Pelicans point guard Jrue Holiday looks to be 100 percent early this season.
Insight: After recovering from season-ending leg surgery last season, Holiday looks to be moving well. He had 15 points and 11 assists Saturday night, and is now averaging 14.6 ppg, 7.6 apg, and 1.8 spg early on.
 
10/28/2014 3:59:00 PM
Description: Pelicans point guard Jrue Holiday told nba.com he's about 80 percent for the season opener.
Insight: Holiday averaged just 14.3 ppg, 4.2 rpg, 7.9 apg, 1.6 spg, but that was with a new club and now that he's had a chance to fit in he should be better. We will like him a lot more when he tells us he's healthy.
 
10/22/2014 11:59:00 AM
Description: Pelicans point guard Jrue Holiday played just 34 games last season, but the injury, stress fracture of the right tibia, shouldn't be a factor this season.
Insight: Holiday averaged just 14.3 ppg, 4.2 rpg, 7.9 apg, 1.6 spg, but that was with a new club and now that he's had a chance to fit in he should be better. We're projecting 16.2 ppg, 3.5 rpg, 7.7 asp for 2014-15.
 
2/28/2014 5:56:00 PM
Description: The Pelicans announced Friday that Jrue Holiday underwent a successful surgery to correct a stress fracture in his right tibia and will miss the rest of the season.
Insight: Holiday last played on Jan. 8 and will finish his first season with the Pelicans with averages of 14.3 points, 7.9 assists, 4.2 rebounds and 1.6 steals over 34 games. He made the All-Star team with the 76ers in 2012-13 before being traded for the rights to Nerlens Noel and a 2014 first-round pick.
 

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