It was a very close game from the start to finish of the game. San Antonio Spurs gave it all to make it close but young New Orleans Pelicans fight til the last clock against the veteran loaded roster of Spurs. Brandon Ingram is consistent for 20+ points in the season opening of NBA 2021 and manage to lead the team again with 28 points, Zion Williamson 18 points, Lonzo Ball 16 points, Josh Hart 12 points and Steven Adams 8 points.
San Antonio Spurs fought back and forth with veteran Rudy Gay leading 22 points, Lonnie Walker 16 points, Keldon Johnson 14 points, Dejounte Murray 13 points and Patty Mills 10 points. Demar Derozan was hold at 8 points only with 10 assists for 31 minutes playing.
Pelicans: Wenyen Gabriel (Knee/Quadriceps Tendinosis) – OUT.
San Antonio: Derrick White (Toe) – OUT; Quinndary Weatherspoon (Knee) – OUT
Pelicans: Lonzo Ball, Eric Bledsoe, Brandon Ingram, Zion Williamson, Steven Adams
San Antonio: Dejounte Murray, Lonnie Walker IV, Keldon Johnson, Demar DeRozan, LaMarcus Aldridge