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.