Jordan Hamilton

Jordan Hamilton

Height/Weight: 6' 7"/220 lbs
Born: Los Angeles, California
College: Texas
Draft: 2011 1st round (26th pick) by the
  • Daily Mail

    The moment when Australia's Dyson Daniels showed he belongs in the NBA

    There were a couple of guys ... that we liked went earlier, a couple of the guys that we liked went after, but Dyson was the guy,' he said. It was a little nervous in the room during [selection] seven, because we know Portland liked him as well.


    Pelicans hit 'home run' while receiving high marks for three-player draft

    Others, including The Ringer’s Kevin O’Connor, looked forward with excitement to New Orleans adding another defensive-focused player in Daniels to a roster that already features Herb Jones and Jose Alvarado, both acquisitions from last year. Here is a list of draft grades for New Orleans from various draft analysts, with their corresponding comments: Colin Ward-Henninger: “A defense-first guard with size, Daniels is the perfect player to put next to all of the offensive firepower on the Pelicans...

  • Sports Illustrated New Orleans Pelicans News, Analysis, and More

    Pelicans Select Karlo Matkovic With 52nd Pick in 2022 NBA Draft

    The New Orleans Pelicans have picked up Karlo Matkovic with the 52nd overall pick in the 2022 NBA Draft. The 6'11'', 230-pound prospect averaged 11.6 points, 6.2 rebounds, 1.0 assists, 0.5 steals, and 1.2 blocks per game for Mega Mozzart in the Serbian ABA Adriatic last season. Matkovic has played in the Croatian and Serbian leagues professionally and represents Croatia internationally.