Ryan Anderson will see a specialist in Philadelphia Monday, when he'll get a better sense of whether his sports hernia will require surgery.
Ryan Anderson will also miss today's game with a left groin injury.
CSN Bay Area "As the New Orleans Pelicans gathered their gear and headed for the team bus following shootaround on Wednesday, forward Ryan Anderson sat courtside at Sleep Train Arena taking it all in. The 27-year-old forward was born in Sacramento and grew up in El Dorado Hills where he attended Oak Ridge..." March 17
#Cavs like Ryan Anderson, but they don't have a clear role for him & asking price is exorbitant. And again, Love isn't going anywhere
Hoops Rumors "The Cavaliers are talking to the Pelicans about power forward Ryan Anderson, tweets Frank Isola of The New York Daily News. He adds that a three-team deal that includes Kevin Love is still possible. Cleveland has “strong interest” in acquiring Anderson, tweets Marc J. Spears of Yahoo..." February 17
Bullets Forever "The Wizards have been tied to Ryan Anderson more than any other name discussed in trade rumors this season. But as we get closer to Thursday's trade deadline, it's looking like the Wizards are starting to back away, according to Adrian Wojnarowski at The Vertical: The Pelicans are struggling to..." February 17
The Bird Writes "Ryan Anderson is spinning like a top as the trade deadline approaches on Thursday. The New Orleans Pelicans power forward has been connected to the Detroit Pistons, Washington Wizards, and Toronto Raptors in recent days according to reports from Zach Lowe, Marc Stein, and Adrian Wojnarowski. These..." February 17
SB Nation "There have already been plenty of rumblings about New Orleans Pelicans power forward Ryan Anderson being available in a trade. ESPN's Zach Lowe reports the Pelicans are sorting through a pile of offers for the impending free agent to decide whether any are good enough to pull the trigger. The..." February 16
The Bird Writes "Ryan Anderson is again a rumored trade candidate for a playoff team looking to improve their standing down the home stretch. Today the Toronto Raptors joined the fray according to Vincent Ellis of the Detroit Free Press. Right now the Raptors are starting Luis Scola at power forward and..." February 12
The Bird Writes "With no end in sight regarding injuries, I believe that it is time to draw the white flag and give up on this season. It is clear that the Pelicans need to make some changes either before the trade deadline or in the off-season so as to maximize their return on future assets. Ryan Anderson is..." February 11
Detroit Bad Boys "After a flurry of in-season and summer-time activity that saw an almost complete overhaul of the roster, things are much quieter for the Detroit Pistons this season. One of the few trade deadline rumors to leak out so far this season is that Detroit is trying to solidify its power forward..." January 30
CSN Bay Area "The Sacramento Kings may have made a play for New Orleans Pelicans forward and Sacramento native Ryan Anderson. The Kings offered veteran forward Rudy Gay in a straight swap for Anderson, but were rebuffed by the Pelicans front office, according to Sheridan Hoops. The report also states that..." January 15
The Sports Daily "It’s hard to tell if the struggling New Orleans Pelicans want to act as sellers at the NBA trade deadline, though they have quite the attractive piece to offer in forward Ryan Anderson. New Orleans sits at 11-25 and well out of the running in the Western Conference, so it only makes sense other..." January 13
New Orleans Times-Picayune "New Orleans Pelicans coach Alvin Gentry said if they make any trade deal before the Feb. 18 deadline, it will be done by mutual consent between him and general manager Dell Demps. But Gentry acknowleged that whatever move the Pelicans might make, it's not likely to involve backup power forward..." January 07
Teams are indeed calling New Orleans in pursuit of stretch four Ryan Anderson, but the notion they are shopping him, I'm told, is inaccurate
The Score "The New Orleans Pelicans and Phoenix Suns have had "exploratory conversations" involving a potential exchange of forwards Ryan Anderson and Markieff Morris, according to NOLA.com's John Reid. The news comes following reports last week that the Pelicans have an interest in Morris, and with the..." December 16
CBS Sports "New Orleans Pelicans forward Ryan Anderson is on the trade market by all accounts. I covered the many reasons Anderson is a valuable trade target. There is something to keep in mind, though. He's a free agent at the end of this season, heading onto the market at the same time as the NBA's massive..." December 13
Ryan Anderson remains out tonight with a stomach illness. Jrue Holiday sits the second of a back to back, per usual.
Pro Basketball Talk "Thirteen players are averaging 18 points and seven rebounds per game this season: Russell Westbrook Kawhi Leonard Paul George Kevin Durant Blake Griffin LeBron James Andre Drummond Kevin Love Anthony Davis Brook Lopez Carmelo Anthony DeMarcus Cousins Ryan Anderson Eleven of them..." December 11
New Orleans Times-Picayune "New Orleans Pelicans forward Ryan Anderson acknowledged on Wednesday that he is unsure about his future with the franchise, not denying the possibility that he could be traded soon. Sources say the Pelicans are willing to part ways with Anderson to improve their frontcourt and their season..." December 09
Hoops Rumors "A source within an NBA team told Eric Pincus of the Los Angeles Times and Basketball Insiders that he expects Ryan Anderson will be able to command a maximum-salary contract this summer (Twitter link). The Pelicans are willing to consider trading Anderson for Markieff Morris, especially if..." December 08
Also hearing Suns may be pursuing Ryan Anderson, among other 4s. Anderson is a premier stretch 4 and still just 27 years old. Good passer 2.
NBA.com "After missing 18 games due to an MCL sprain in his right knee, Ryan Anderson will be back on the court Wednesday vs. the Los Angeles Lakers, a much-anticipated return to the lineup for a New Orleans team that’s getting closer to full strength. Anderson was sidelined Feb. 21 at Miami with the..." April 01
#Pelicans PF Ryan Anderson said he hopes to play in a week but is not sure if that will be possible. 'We're doing more and more each day.'
Fox Sports Southwest "The New Orleans Pelicans will have to cope without the firepower of forwards Anthony Davis and Ryan Anderson for the near future after both players went down with injuries Saturday in Miami. An MRI confirmed that Davis re-aggravated the right shoulder sprain that held him out of the recent NBA..." February 23
New Orleans Times-Picayune "Though he participated in the past two practices and Coach Monty Williams declared he would be ready, the Pelicans listed backup forward Ryan Anderson as doubtful for Friday night's game against the Orlando Magic. Anderson, who was listed as probable to play on Thursday by the Pelicans, has a..." February 20
Anthony Davis and Ryan Anderson both aiming to be ready for Friday's game against the Orlando Magic
New York Post "Knicks power forward Jason Smith got together with Ryan Anderson, his former New Orleans teammate. It was an emotional reunion and an emotional return here for Smith. One month ago, Sports Illustrated published a long feature on Anderson and the suicide of his girlfriend, Gia Allemand, who..." December 10
Fox Sports Southwest "The article itself can be tough to read, let alone imagining living through the nightmare personally. In a recent Sports Illustrated exclusive, author Chris Ballard goes in depth with the New Orleans Pelicans Ryan Anderson about the suicide of his reality TV star girlfriend Gia Allemand last..." November 20
Anderson is getting back in shape, feels good about that. Contact slowly increasing. Expects to be able to "play with the guys" next week.
CBS Sports "New Orleans Pelicans forward Ryan Anderson has been cleared for contact, he announced on Instagram. He suffered a herniated disc in January and had surgery in April. "After 8 months out, I can finally play again," he wrote. "Thank you God!"" September 03
New Orleans is shopping forward Ryan Anderson and guard Austin Rivers, league sources tell Yahoo Sports.
New Orleans Times-Picayune "When New Orleans Pelicans forward Ryan Anderson underwent successful surgery on his cervical spine for a herniated disc in April, there were concerns if he would be recovered in time for the start of this upcoming season. After the surgery was performed, the Pelicans announced that Anderson..." June 20
Surgery went really well thanks to Dr. Watkins and his amazing staff. Thank you guys for all your… http://t.co/gMVmh9qw9U
New Orleans Times-Picayune "After months of speculation, the New Orleans Pelicans have finally announced that Ryan Anderson will have surgery to correct a herniated cervical disc and will miss the remainder of the season. Anderson was injured on January 3 against the Boston Celtics when he collided with Celtics forward..." March 25
WWLTV.com "Two months after Ryan Anderson originally was listed as out indefinitely – and with only 19 games left in the season – the team still doesn’t have a final status for the game-changing forward. All coach Monty Williams knows at this point is that Anderson, who suffered a herniated disc in a Jan...." March 11
PSD Staff Check back often for all of the latest NBA Trade Deadline rumors, news stories, tweets, images, videos, and anything else we can dig up pertaining to Deadline Day. February 20
Interesting Trade Deadline Week wrinkle: Hearing Pelicans poised to receive Disabled Player Exception in $4 mil range for Ryan Anderson
New Orleans Times-Picayune "New Orleans Pelicans forward Ryan Anderson said he is scheduled to get another medical evaluation for his herniated disc later this month and will also seek a second opinion from another doctor. Anderson has been sidelined since Jan. 3 when he collided with Boston Celtics forward Gerald..." February 13
Pelicans forward Ryan Anderson says he will undergo surgery if his herniated disc in his neck area is not healing properly after two months
Pelicans said forward Ryan Anderson has been diagnosed with a herniated disc and is out definitely.
CBS Sports "The Pelicans announced Tuesday that forward Ryan Anderson is out indefinitely after suffering a herniated disk. Anderson suffered the injury last Friday after a scary collision with Celtics forward Gerald Wallace. Anderson laid motionless on the court for several minutes before being immobilized..." January 07
The Bird Writes "As of this writing, the latest news surrounding Ryan Anderson's condition is that he remained in Boston Saturday to undergo further testing. As the Pelicans prepared to play the Indiana Pacers on Saturday night, Anderson remained hospitalized, undergoing a series of tests to determine the..." January 06
Pro Basketball Talk "Scary moment in Boston on Friday, when the Pelicans’ Ryan Anderson was carted off the floor on a stretcher after a collision with Gerald Wallace of the Celtics. Anderson appeared to be talkative and moving all limbs throughout the process, and gave a thumbs up as he left the floor which we hope..." January 04
NBA.com "On Monday the New Orleans Pelicans visited the last place they should expect to receive sympathy over losing a star player to injury. Good thing for the Pelicans and their head coach, they’re not looking for any. For the second straight season, the Chicago Bulls will be without former league..." December 02
New Orleans Times-Picayune "Since returning after missing the first nine games with a broken toe, New Orleans Pelicans backup forward Ryan Anderson has averaged 22.5 points to lead his team to victories against the Philadelphia 76ers and Utah Jazz. Anderson has made 16-of-25 shots, including 10-of-16 3-pointers. With..." November 22
Pelicans forward Ryan Anderson says he definitely playing tonight against the Philadelphia 76ers.
Anderson: "The plan is to go tomorrow." They will evaluate the situation again tomorrow. Here: Go = Play.
The Bird Writes "The Advocate reports that Ryan Anderson says he could play in the Pelicans' upcoming road trip against Pacific Division foes. Ryno, of course, has been sidelined since the beginning of the season due to a chip fracture in one of his toes. He worked out a good bit yesterday, but Anderson still felt..." November 09
New Orleans Times-Picayune "New Orleans Pelicans forward Ryan Anderson has officially been upgraded to day-to-day by the organization as he recovers from a chipped bone in his toe. But the sharpshooting Anderson, who has missed the first five games of the season, likely will miss tonight's game against the Los Angeles..." November 08