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New Orleans Pelicans (14-15)


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vs. Mem 
L 103-107
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@ Det 
W 116-108
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@ Bos 
L 100-113
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vs. OKC 
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vs. Mia 
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Morris (31 pts) leads depleted Celtics past Pelicans 113-100

BOSTON (AP) Kyrie Irving's shoulder wasn't sore enough to keep him from cheering for Marcus Morris Sr. when he hit three 3-pointers to start the second half and propel Boston to a double-digit lead.

Al Horford's injured knee didn't keep him from leaping to his feet when Jayson Tatum drove past Anthony Davis for a dunk.

With four of their regulars relegated to cheerleaders, the Celtics got a season-high 31 points from Morris and another 21 from Tatum to beat New Orleans 113-100 on Monday night for their sixth straight victory.

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Leaders
Points: Anthony Davis27.4
Rebounds: Anthony Davis12.2
Assists: Jrue Holiday8.8
FG%: Julius Randle55.5%
Steals: Jrue Holiday1.76
Blocks: Anthony Davis2.84
Defense (Rank)
Points: 115.6 (28)
Rebounds: 43.8 (10)
Assists: 25.4 (26)
FG%: 46.7% (21)
FT%: 74.9% (5)
3P%: 36.1% (21)
Offense (Rank)
Points: 117.4 (2)
Rebounds: 47.4 (7)
Assists: 27.2 (2)
FG%: 48.1% (3)
FT%: 77.0% (15)
3P%: 35.1% (16)
Standings
Southwest Division
  W L Pct GB
Memphis 15 11 .577 --
Dallas 14 11 .560 0.5
New Orleans 14 15 .483 2.5
San Antonio 13 14 .481 2.5
Houston 11 14 .440 3.5
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Transactions
Date Player Transactions
12/5/2018 Andrew Harrison Signed as Free Agent two-way contract
10/17/2018 Troy Williams Waived
10/17/2018 Tim Frazier Signed as Free Agent
10/15/2018 Wesley Johnson Traded
10/13/2018 Jarrett Jack Waived
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Injuries
Date Player Status
12/10/2018 Anthony Davis Sore hip
12/10/2018 E'Twaun Moore Sore leg
12/10/2018 Nikola Mirotic Sore ankle
11/16/2018 Elfrid Payton Fractured left pinkie
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