Pelicans G Holiday done for season

The Sports NetworkFebruary 28, 2014 

New Orleans, LA (SportsNetwork.com) - New Orleans Pelicans point guard Jrue Holiday will be out for the rest of the season after undergoing successful surgery to correct a stress fracture in his right tibia.

Holiday missed 23 games after suffering the injury during the Pelicans' 102-96 loss to Washington on Jan. 8.

The 23-year-old played in 34 games for the Pelicans this season after being acquired last summer in a draft-day trade from Philadelphia. He averaged 14.3 points, 7.9 assists and 1.6 steals per game this season.

News & Observer is pleased to provide this opportunity to share information, experiences and observations about what's in the news. Some of the comments may be reprinted elsewhere in the site or in the newspaper. We encourage lively, open debate on the issues of the day, and ask that you refrain from profanity, hate speech, personal comments and remarks that are off point. Thank you for taking the time to offer your thoughts.

Commenting FAQs | Terms of Service