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The Spurs retire their starters and it will be a victory for New Orleans.
Difference of 14 and the Pelicans starting to have long possessions to consume the clock.
Heavy pressure from Spurs, last chance to tie the game or decide to let it go.
Start the last quarter.
The third quarter ends with an advantage of 19 for the Pelicans.
Difference of 23 points for the Pelicans and each time the game begins to end.
Time out of the Spurs, the attacks of the visit have not managed to reduce the difference and they seek to make adjustments to take the lead.
Strong start between the two teams, the Pelicans seek to prevent the difference from not moving.
The third quarter begins.
We go to halftime with a 19 lead for the Pelicans.
Pelicans time out, the Spurs press hard and force the locals to cool down the game to avoid losing the difference.
The Spurs begin to press hard to reduce the difference as much as possible before the break.
The Spurs reduced the difference to 15 points and the Pelicans would rather stop the game than let the San Antonio get closer.
Start the second quarter.
The first quarter ends with an advantage of 20 for the Pelicans.
Advantage of 10 for the Pelicans, the rhythm is not lowered by the locals but the Spurs have already started to press in search of an equalizer.
6-0 run by the Pelicans and a 10-point advantage for the locals that forces the time requested by the Spurs.
Strong start for the Pelicans who quickly move away by 4 points and seek to open the scoring quickly.
Tip off the game at the Smoothie King Center.
We are a few minutes away from the start of the presentation of the game and the previous protocols of the NBA.
Curtis Blair (#74), Leon Wood (#40) and Brandon Schwab (#86) are the refereeing third designated for the match between Spurs and Pelicans, corresponding to the 2022-2023 NBA Regular Season.
The last duel between the Spurs and the Pelicans was during this regular season where the New Orleans team won at home by a score of 117 to 99 with a “Double-Double” by Zion Williamson of 30 points, 15 rebounds and 8 assists.
We’re just under an hour before the Spurs vs. Pelicans game kicks off at the Smoothie King Center. Both quintets will go out in search of victory. Who will make it tonight? Follow our coverage on VAVEL.
The New Orleans team starts a new season with the sole objective of getting back into the playoffs and being an uncomfortable team on the court. The Pelicans aren’t favorites in the West but they have a great roster. He finished last season with a record of 36 wins and 46 losses to finish in ninth place only and enter the Play-In, where they knocked out the Spurs and the Clippers to get into the postseason, once there, the team had little to do. face Phoenix and lost the series by a score of 4-2. Those of New Orleans are running to be one of the candidates to fight for the championship of their Conference and with the talent of CJ McColllum, Brandon Ingram, Jonas Valaciunas, Zion Williamson and Hebert Jones will try to finish at the top of the table. The Pelicans are one of the candidates to enter the Playoffs and fight to finish at the top of the Western Conference.
Those from San Antonio begin a new season with a complete renewal of the squad and with one of the youngest teams in the league. Despite that, the team led by Greg Popovich managed to get into the Play-In tournament last season, where they were eliminated by the Pelicans. The Spurs finished the season in tenth position with a record of 34 wins and 48 losses. San Antonio’s young roster is still in the rebuilding process and hopes that with figures like Keldon Johnson, Jakob Poeltl, Zach Collins, Tre Jones and Jeremy Sochan they can fight for a place in the Play-In to show the advancement of the roster. The loss of Dejounte Murray was one of the most sensitive for the team, who expected him to be the franchise player for many more years, however, Keldon Johnson aims to be the key player of this team. San Antonio’s goal is to be an awkward team on the season and pull off upset wins against more powerful opponents.
Good day to all VAVEL readers! Welcome to the broadcast of the San Antonio Spurs vs. New Orleans Pelicans game, corresponding to the 2022-2023 NBA Regular Season. The meeting will take place at the Smoothie King Center, at 8:00 p.m.