Jrue Holiday RUMORS & NEWS

  • Pelicans' Holiday undergoes successful eye surgery

    The Score "New Orleans Pelicans guard Jrue Holiday underwent successful surgery Monday to repair an orbital wall fracture in his right eye. The 25-year-old was shut down for the remainder of the season March 29 after suffering the injury the night before. The timetable for Holiday's return is 6-8 weeks,..." April 11

  • Pelicans shut down Jrue Holiday for the season, among other injuries

    Pro Basketball Talk "With just a couple weeks left in the season, the Pelicans are well out of the playoff picture, done in by endless injuries. That list got significantly longer on Tuesday when the team announced a lengthy list of injuries, including shutting down point guard Jrue Holiday for the season. " March 29

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    Zach Lowe @ZachLowe_NBA

    For those asking re: Jrue Holiday: Pelicans rebuffing all inquires so far.

  • Pelicans would be smart to just hang onto Jrue Holiday

    The Bird Writes "If Demps were to trade away Jrue Holiday, what should be the minimum amount of value should he seek in return? (I.e. an equally productive player relatively of the same age, a combination of younger, lesser accomplished players, draft picks, etc.) Jason Albert: If Dell Demps were to trade Jrue..." February 16

  • Alvin Gentry says Jrue Holiday will continue to come off bench once minutes restriction lifted

    New Orleans Times-Picayune "On Dec. 4 against the Cleveland Cavaliers, New Orleans Pelicans coach Alvin Gentry tried something different with point guard Jrue Holiday. He decided to bring the former All-Star off the bench. So far for the Pelicans, Holiday coming off the bench has been a big shot in the arm. Holiday is..." December 24

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    Brett Dawson @BDawsonWrites

    Ryan Anderson remains out tonight with a stomach illness. Jrue Holiday sits the second of a back to back, per usual.

  • Jrue Holiday out for opener at Golden State but will play at Portland

    NBA.com "In addition to a handful of other key players who are sidelined by injury, New Orleans will be without its projected starting point guard, Jrue Holiday, who is being held out of Tuesday’s game at Golden State. Holiday is not playing in back-to-backs until he is cleared to do so by medical staff,..." October 28

  • Jrue Holiday was supposed to have a minutes limit last year

    The Score "Anyone maintaining skepticism about the planned 15-minute restriction on Jrue Holiday's playing time has renewed reason to do so. The New Orleans Pelicans point guard is expected to have his minutes monitored closely after missing 90 games across two seasons with the team due to a recurring..." October 13

  • Pelicans, Jrue Holiday didn't stick to minute restrictions last season, report says

    New Orleans Times-Picayune "New Orleans Pelicans point guard Jrue Holiday revealed to Sports Illustrated that he was supposed to be under a minute restriction at the start of last season but it wasn't followed. Coming off surgery to insert a steel rod in his lower right leg, Holiday played his normal starter minutes,..." October 13

  • Jrue Holiday to play under minutes limit until January

    Pro Basketball Talk "The Pelicans’ hopes of contending in the Western Conference are largely dependent on keeping healthy a roster that has been ravaged by injuries over the last couple of years. On Thursday, head coach Alvin Gentry delivered some less-than-encouraging news about Jrue Holiday, who is recovering from..." September 25

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    John Reid @JohnReid64

    J. Holiday: ''I'm not doing everything that they're doing (in volunteer workouts), my time is limited which I think is really good.''

  • Jrue Holiday will be back for Pelicans’ training camp. With minutes restrictions.

    New Orleans Times-Picayune "New Orleans Pelicans point guard Jrue Holiday has made enough progress in his recovery from offseason surgery in his lower right leg that he's expected to be cleared for training camp later this month. But Pelicans coach Alvin Gentry said on Friday that Holiday is likely going to be under..." September 05

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    Scott Kushner @ScottDKushner

    For those pining for Jrue Holiday updates, I'm told #Pelicans PG should be ready for start of season but likely on a minutes restriction.

  • 76ers ordered to pay Pelicans $3 million for not disclosing Holiday’s injuries

    Philly.com "The 76ers were ordered to pay the New Orleans Pelicans $3 million by the NBA last season for not fully disclosing Jrue Holiday's injury history before he was traded two years ago, according to two sources. The Sixers traded Holiday, an all-star point guard, to the Pelicans on the night of the..." June 28

  • Jrue Holiday undergoes surgery again on lower right leg

    New Orleans Times-Picayune "New Orleans Pelicans point guard Jrue Holiday underwent successful surgery on Wednesday to remove a screw from his surgically repaired lower right leg. It is the second consecutive year, Holiday has required surgery to be performed on his lower right leg. Last year, Holiday had surgery to..." May 07

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    New Orleans Pelicans @PelicansNBA

    .@OchsnerHealth injury update: Jrue Holiday (stress reaction - lower right leg soreness) is expected to play tonight vs. GSW.

  • Jrue Holiday's return proving clutch for Pelicans' playoff push

    Fox Sports Southwest "The Pelicans will take any boost they can get in their playoff quest against the Oklahoma City Thunder, and the return of Jrue Holiday is proving to be an invaluable push for New Orleans. Holiday first played Friday versus the Phoenix Suns after a 40-game absence meant to allow a stress..." April 13

  • Pelicans list Jrue Holiday (leg) as questionable for Friday's game

    CBS Sports Fantasy News "Pelicans guard Jrue Holiday is considered questionable for Friday's game against the Suns, the team announced. He will be a game-time decision." April 10

  • Pelicans' Jrue Holiday return from stress reaction injury starting to appear doubtful

    New Orleans Times-Picayune "With only six games remaining in the regular season, Pelicans point guard Jrue Holiday's possible return still remains in question because of his stress reaction injury in his lower right leg. And although coach Monty Williams hasn't ruled out hope for Holiday's possible return, it is starting..." April 07

  • Jrue Holiday still not cleared yet to begin practicing, return could be put on hold

    New Orleans Times-Picayune "Without getting clearance yet to begin practicing, Pelicans point guard Jrue Holiday could be forced to sit out the remainder of the season due to his stress reaction injury in his lower right leg. Holiday said his doctors have a possible timetable, but he has not asked about it. Although he..." March 27

  • Pelicans' Jrue Holiday goes through limited shooting work before Friday's practice

    New Orleans Times-Picayune "For the first time since re-injuring his stress reaction injury in lower right leg, Pelicans point guard Jrue Holiday went through some limited shooting work on the court Friday. Pelicans coach Monty Williams said Holiday took some shots before practice, but there remains no further update on..." March 13

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    Darrell J. Williams @DWPelicansbeat

    #Pelicans PG Jrue Holiday no longer is in walking boot but said right lower-leg injury still has to be evaluated. Still pain, swelling.

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    John Reid @JohnReid64

    Jrue Holiday will be sidelined an additional three weeks because of stress reaction injury in lower right leg

  • Holiday Out for Rest of January

    NBA.com "The New Orleans Pelicans announced today that guard Jrue Holiday is expected to miss the next 2-4 weeks. Additional tests by team physicians yesterday revealed that Holiday developed a stress reaction in his right lower leg. Holiday will be held out of basketball activities until his symptoms..." January 21

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    nakia hogan @nakiahogan

    Pelicans have upgraded Anthony Davis (toe) to probable. Jrue Holiday (ankle) remain questionable.

  • Jrue Holiday to miss tonight's Pelicans game vs. Pistons with ankle injury

    New Orleans Times-Picayune "The New Orleans Pelicans will be without point guard Jrue Holiday tonight when they play the Detroit Pistons at the Palace of Auburn Hills. Holiday suffered an inflammation to his right ankle in the first half of the Pelicans' 108-100 loss to the Boston Celtics on Monday and didn't play in the..." January 14

  • Pelicans pursuing trade options to secure draft pick but talks don't involve Jrue Holiday

    New Orleans Times-Picayune "The New Orleans Pelicans are heading into Thursday night’s NBA draft with no selection in the first or second rounds for the first time in 12 years. But that could change if the Pelicans are able to find a willing trade partner. According to Pelicans coach Monty Williams, they have actively..." June 24

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    John Reid @JohnReid64

    Jrue Holiday undergoes surgery will miss remainder of season

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    Jim Eichenhofer @Jim_Eichenhofer

    Jrue is out indefinitely. There's no timetable for his return. Last played Jan. 8. RT @dcdaspit No Jrue out there tonight, correct?

  • Jrue Holiday out indefinitely

    NBA.com "The New Orleans Pelicans announced today that Jrue Holiday has been diagnosed with a stress fracture in his right tibia. He is out indefinitely. In 34 games this season, Holiday is averaging 14.3 points, 7.9 assists and 4.2 rebounds in 33.6 minutes per game. The 6’4” guard holds career averages..." January 10

  • Holiday enjoying new team, happy to see old one

    CSN Philly "Jrue Holiday was sporting that endearing smile of his as he hugged and talked to former teammates and staff members of the Sixers' organization, those who played an integral part of his life during his first four years in the NBA. Saturday was the first time Holiday faced the Sixers since being..." November 17

  • Pelicans' Jrue Holiday aiming for better performance in rematch against Suns

    New Orleans Times-Picayune "Last week against the Phoenix Suns, New Orleans Pelicans point guard Jrue Holiday didn't shoot well and struggled to limit Eric Bledsoe from penetrating the lane for repeated layups. While Bledsoe scored 25 points on 10-of-12 shooting, Holiday missed seven-of-eight shots and was held to a..." November 10

  • Pelicans pick Kentucky forward Nerlens Noel, trade him to 76ers for Jrue Holiday

    New Orleans Times-Picayune "New Orleans Pelicans general manager Dell Demps pulled off perhaps the biggest deal of his three-year tenure. He just couldn't talk about it. Demps drafted Kentucky center Nerlens Noel sixth overall and promptly shipped him and a first-round pick in 2014 to the Philadelphia 76ers for All-Star..." June 28

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    Adrian Wojnarowski @WojYahooNBA

    Philadelphia sends Jrue Holiday and a first-round pick in 2014 to New Orleans for Noel, league source says.

  • Sixers should promote associate coach Michael Curry, Jrue Holiday says

    Philly.com "If the 76ers were to heed the advice of their all-star point guard, they would call off the search for the team's next coach and promote from within. As the 76ers ramp up the search for their eighth coach in the last 11 seasons, Jrue Holiday, who has voiced his opinion that the Sixers should..." May 09

  • Can Turner, Holiday coexist moving forward?

    CSN Philly "Doug Collins' departure overshadowed the Sixer players going their separate ways for the offseason. Each player met with someone in the front office Thursday to talk about what transpired during the season and what should take place in preparation for next season. “Being better in back-to-back..." April 21

  • Sixers' Jrue Holiday weary but not ready to rest

    Philly.com "After a spirited scrimmage session that lasted about a half-hour on Monday - the team's first get-together since a Saturday loss at Miami coupled with a Milwaukee win put the playoffs out of reach - Holiday was asked whether his recent play was a product of the heavy load he has been carrying all..." April 09

  • 76ers sign Justin Holiday, brother of Jrue

    Philly.com "Justin Holiday, Jrue's older brother, has signed a contract with the 76ers for the remainder of the season and will be at the team's practice Monday at the Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine. In 47 games with the Idaho Stampede of the NBA Development League, the 6-foot-6 guard..." April 01

  • Sixers to call up Jrue Holiday's brother Justin Holiday from D-League

    CSN Philly "Jrue Holiday is playing well enough that the Sixers might as well give his brother a shot. A league source confirmed to CSNPhilly.com's John Finger early Sunday morning that the Sixers will call up Justin Holiday, Jrue's brother, from the D-League. Yahoo's Marc Spears first tweeted the..." March 31

  • Jrue Holiday Will End Miami's Streak

    Bleacher Report "There’s no debating it—the Miami Heat are the best team in basketball right now, and the Sixers—well, they’re one of the worst. Philadelphia comes into this matchup after losing 10 out of their last 12 games, and things don’t look too promising as they try to stop the freight train that is Miami’s..." March 08

  • Holiday: Bynum looks 'like a beast' some days

    CSN Philly "Jrue Holiday spent the weekend in Houston at the All-Star Game answering all sorts of questions for the national media. Certainly they ran the gamut, considering Holiday was a first-time All-Star and finished second in the All-Stars skills competition. But there was one topic that Holiday..." February 19

  • Holiday's personality keeping him cool at All-Star weekend

    CSN Philly "Saturday morning’s All-Star practice is a show for the fans. The half-court shootout and a game of knockout get the place going crazy year after year. LeBron James hit a half-court shot in a sudden-death round to notch a victory for the East in that competition. Then Jrue Holiday did the Sixers..." February 17

  • Jrue Holiday finishes second in All-Star skills contest

    CSN Philly "Jrue Holiday was the last of three Eastern Conference players to participate in the Skills Competition on Saturday night. Participants were made to dribble through obstacles, complete two chest passes, a bounce pass, a jump shot and two layups in the shortest time possible. Holiday turned in..." February 17

  • Holiday soaking up experience

    CSN Philly "Jrue Holiday sat at a table wide-eyed and smiling as he answered all questions lobbed his way. “It is crazy,” Holiday said of dealing with the All-Star media wave. “All the attention that you get is kind of overwhelming. You get in there with the guys like LeBron (James) and KG (Kevin Garnett),..." February 16

  • The true Jrue Holiday

    Philly.com "Jrue Holiday is one such player, as Collins quickly discovered. In 2011, as the Sixers entered their first-round playoff series against the Heat, perhaps the league's best defensive team and easily its highest-profile squad. Collins realized the Sixers' only hope lay in productive..." February 15

  • Jrue Holiday Favored to Win Skills Competition

    Liberty Ballers "With Thaddeus Young hurt, Andrew Bynum potentially a ghost, and Evan Turner.... deep sigh.... whatever...., Jrue Holiday is almost hilariously alone among bright spots on the Sixers right now. And though he's struggled lately (shooting way under 40% in six February games), the team would not only..." February 14

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