Ready or not: New Orleans Pelicans draw Houston Rockets in 2018-19 season-opener

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Ready or not: New Orleans Pelicans draw Houston Rockets in 2018-19 season-opener
Ready or not: New Orleans Pelicans draw Houston Rockets in 2018-19 season-opener

Pelicans fans can finally mark their calendar. At least for two nights. The New Orleans Pelicans open the 2018-19 season by facing last year's No. 1 seed, the Houston Rockets, on Oct. 17 in the Toyota Center for a nationally televised game on ESPN. Months later, the Pelicans will get another national television spot, traveling to Memphis for a 4:30 p.m. matchup against the Grizzlies on Martin Luther King Jr. Day, Jan. 21. The New Orleans Pelicans are giving Jahlil Okafor another chance. The NBA released the schedule for premier date national television games on Wednesday afternoon, which included opening week, Christmas Day and Martin Luther King Jr. Day. The league will release the remainder

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