Video: Pelicans discuss win over the Chicago Bulls in Summer League opener

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LAS VEGAS — The New Orleans Pelicans defeated the Chicago Bulls, 94-77 in the team’s MGM Resorts Summer League opener Monday afternoon.

Here is head coach Willie Green on the team’s win:

Leading the way for the Pelicans was 2021 first-round pick, Trey Murphy III, with 26 points and 9 rebounds.

Trey Murphy III discusses his electric debut with the team:

Naji Marshall followed Murphy with 18 points, 5 rebounds, and 3 steals.

Kira Lewis Jr. added 11 points and 7 assists.

The Pelicans are back in action Wednesday at 6 p.m. CT against the Oklahoma City Thunder.

Below is the full schedule:

DateEventTime (Central)TelevisionLocation
Monday, August 9Game #1 vs. Bulls2:00 p.m.ESPN2Cox Pavilion
Wednesday, August 11Game #2 vs. Thunder6:00 p.m.NBA TVCox Pavilion
Friday, August 13Game #3 vs. Cavaliers5:00 p.m.NBA TVThomas & Mack Center
Sunday, August 15Game #4 vs. Warriors8:00 p.m.ESPN2Cox Pavilion
August 16/17Game #5TBDTBDTBD

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