Jrue Holiday RUMORS & NEWS

  • Jrue, Justin Holiday could team up on Knicks?

    New York Post "If point guard Jrue Holiday is to leave New Orleans as a free agent, the Knicks have an ace in the hole in drawing the former UCLA product the club passed up in the 2009 draft. Justin Holiday told The Post he and his brother have talked about playing together since they were kids. For the first..." March 04

  • Pelicans G Jrue Holiday pledges support to New Orleans following tornadoes

    Sportsnaut "It’s really cool to see professional athletes combine their on-field performance with charity work around their communities. We have seen this multiple times in the NBA with players donating specific amounts of cash to help those impacted by natural disasters. New Orleans Pelicans guard Jrue..." March 01

  • Knicks reportedly targeting Jrue Holiday in free agency, but it seems like a long shot

    CBS Sports "The New York Knicks are targeting upcoming free agent Jrue Holiday of the New Orleans Pelicans, according to ESPN’s Ian Begley. Holiday, 26, would be a major upgrade over Derrick Rose at point guard, especially on the defensive end. Rose will also be a free agent in July. From ESPN: One..." February 28

  • Anthony Davis to be ‘very involved’ in efforts to re-sign Jrue Holiday

    Yardbarker "Anthony Davis isn’t about to let his No. 2 option on the New Orleans Pelicans depart in free agency this summer. Davis said this week that he plans to be “very involved” in the team’s efforts to re-sign guard Jrue Holiday, who will become an unrestricted free agent after the 2016-17..." February 17

  • Jrue Holiday touched by LeBron James’ gesture as his wife recovers from brain surgery

    Fox Sports "LeBron James is one of the fiercest competitors in the NBA, but the Cleveland Cavaliers star knows when it’s time to keep things in perspective. Before Monday night’s game against the New Orleans Pelicans, the perennial All-Star walked over to Jrue Holiday to lend some words of encouragement to..." January 04

  • Jrue Holiday voices appreciation for support from LeBron James, others

    ESPN "In the brief moments after the Cavaliers and Pelicans took the floor Monday night and before their game tipped off, LeBron James approached Jrue Holiday to offer him words of encouragement and tap him on the chest, acknowledging the point guard's off-court struggles. Holiday's wife, former U.S...." January 03

  • After Tending to His Wife for Three Months, Jrue Holiday Has Returned to Join the Pelicans

    Complex "Amazing news: Jrue Holiday, who has spent the past three months with his wife as she has dealt with medical issues, is back practicing with the New Orleans Pelicans. Why return now? “Because my wife said I could,” Holiday said, according to ESPN. Holiday’s wife, Lauren, gave birth to their..." November 18

  • Pelicans' Jrue Holiday: To make return Friday vs. Portland

    CBS Sports "Holiday (personal) will make his season debut Friday against Portland, Justin Verrier of ESPN reports. As anticipated, Holiday will debut this week, but he'll sit out Wednesday's game against the Magic in order to make his debut at home in New Orleans. The point guard has been out since late in..." November 15

  • Jrue Holiday expected to make his season debut next week

    Fantasy Pros " According to Adrian Wojnarowski, Holiday could make his season debut as early as Wednesday against the Magic. He's expected to return against the Blazers at the very latest. Tim Frazier would return to a bench role upon his return. " November 11

  • Lauren Holiday undergoes surgery to remove benign brain tumor

    New Orleans Times-Picayune "Lauren Holiday underwent successful surgery on Thursday to remove a benign tumor after delivering a healthy baby girl a month ago, sources confirm. Jrue Holiday, Lauren Holiday's husband and the New Orleans Pelicans' starting point guard, has been away from the team since the start of training..." October 22