The New Orleans Pelicans were missing Zion Williamson, Brandon Ingram, Lonzo Ball, Josh Hart, and Steven Adams for Friday night’s game against the Hawks.
And, the results were somewhat predictable. New Orleans fell to the Hawks, 126-103.
Kyra Lewis Jr. led the Pelicans with 21 points.
New Orleans couldn’t keep pace with the Hawks, who scored 71 second half points. Atlanta outscored New Orleans, 39-25, in the third quarter.
The Pelicans fells to 21-27 on the season, New Orleans lost for the 13th time in 27 home games.