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Position
G
 
Jersey
11
Name  Jrue Holiday
Born  6/12/1990
Height  6-4
Weight  205
College  UCLA
4/23/2015 11:48:00 AM
Description: Pelicans point guard Jrue Holiday (sore right leg) was hard at work during Wednesday's practice and appears like he'll be ready to play in Game 3 against Golden State.
Insight: Given his lengthy injury history it's still no guarantee. he averaged 14.8 ppg, 3.4 rpg, 6.9 apg, 1.6 spg this season over 40 games, but the team played just as well with Tyreke Evans as the lead point guard.
 
4/10/2015 6:34:00 PM
Description: Pelicans point guard Jrue Holiday (leg) will play.
Insight: He will come off the bench and play around 15 minutes. Owners should not rely on him.
 
4/10/2015 4:24:00 PM
Description: Pelicans point guard Jrue Holiday (leg) has been upgraded to questionable for Friday's contest against Phoenix.
Insight: This is great news, as Holiday has been out since Jan. 12. Even if he plays, owners should not expect much, but it would be nice to see him back on the court.
 
3/31/2015 2:54:00 PM
Description: Pelicans point guard Jrue Holiday (leg) is getting close, according to Pelicans head coach Monty Williams.
Insight: Holiday's return would take a bite out of Tyreke Evans' fantasy value, but not enough to bench him. Plus, Holiday will likely be on a minutes limit.
 
3/27/2015 4:35:00 PM
Description: Pelicans point guard Jrue Holiday (leg) is still without a timetable to return.
Insight: With just 11 regular season games left, owners can drop Holiday in all re-draft leagues. Tyreke Evans will continue to run point for New Orleans.
 
2/25/2015 2:08:00 PM
Description: Pelicans point guard Jrue Holiday will wear a protective walking boot for two weeks at which point the training staff will then again reevaluate him according to The Times-Picayune.
Insight: Holiday missed the final 48 games of last with a similar stree fracture, but Holiday has gone on record saying the two injuries are completely different. Recently when Holiday did try to increase his basketball activities, though, he said the pain began to return. If owners have an IR spot available, Holiday is worth stashing, but otherwise, he is droppable.
 
2/18/2015 1:52:00 PM
Description: Pelicans point guard Jrue Holiday (leg) aggravated the stress reaction in his lower right leg.
Insight: He will be re-evaluated in three weeks, but this a huge blow for the Pelicans and fantasy owners. Tyreke Evans will continue to man the point.
 
1/21/2015 5:55:00 PM
Description: Pelicans point guard Jrue Holiday (leg) will miss the next 2-to-4 weeks due to a stress reaction in his lower leg.
Insight: This is terrible news, as Holiday missed half of last season with a tibia fracture. Tyreke Evans will continue to start at the point, with Dante Cunningham manning the small forward position.
 
1/20/2015 4:17:00 PM
Description: Pelicans point guard Jrue Holiday (ankle) is questionable for Wednesday's game against the Lakers.
Insight: He has missed the past four games, and the team has not given much of an update on his status. Tyreke Evans will continue to start at the point during Holiday's absence.
 
1/18/2015 2:39:00 PM
Description: Pelicans point guard Jrue Holiday did not play on Friday versus the 76ers and is out for Sunday's game against Toronto.
Insight: Holiday is dealing with an ankle issue in the same leg that cost him so much time last season. Tyrke Evans should start at point guard and he's a solid fantasy option.
 
1/18/2015 10:59:00 AM
Description: Pelicans point guard Jrue Holiday did not play on Friday versus the 76ers and is questionable for Sunday's game against Toronto.
Insight: Holiday is dealing with an ankle issue in the same leg that cost him so much time last season. Tyrke Evans would start at point guard if Holiday sits agains and he's a solid fantasy option.
 
1/16/2015 5:54:00 PM
Description: Pelicans point guard Jrue Holiday will not play on Friday versus the 76ers.
Insight: Tyrke Evans will start at point guard on Friday and is a great play in daily leagues playing against the 76ers.
 
1/16/2015 1:06:00 PM
Description: Pelicans point guard Jrue Holiday (ankle) did not play on Wednesday and is questionable for Friday's game against Philadelphia.
Insight: He left Monday's game with the injury, and owners should consider him day-to-day for now. Tyreke Evans should start at point guard and is a solid fantasy option.
 
1/14/2015 1:01:00 PM
Description: Pelicans point guard Jrue Holiday (ankle) will not play on Wednesday.
Insight: He left Monday's game with the injury, and owners should consider him day-to-day for now. tyreke Evans will likely start at point guard.
 
1/13/2015 2:01:00 PM
Description: Pelicans point guard Jrue Holiday left Monday's game with right ankle inflammation and is questionable for Wednesday's game against Detroit.
Insight: Holiday missed the second half of last season with stress fracture to his right tibia so New Orleans will likely be very cautious. he's averaging 15.2 ppg, 3.5 rpg, 7.1 apg. Tyreke Evans figures to get increased work at the point if Holiday can't run.
 
1/12/2015 9:35:00 PM
Description: Pelicans point guard Jrue Holiday left Monday's game with right ankle inflammation.
Insight: He is doubtful to return, but owners should be worried about him moving forward. Holiday missed the second half of last season with stress fracture to his right tibia. New Orleans will be very cautious. Stay tuned.
 
1/9/2015 10:23:00 PM
Description: Pelicans point guard Jrue Holiday scored a team-high 23 points during Friday's win over the Grizzlies.
Insight: He shot 7-of-13 from the field, 6-of-6 from the line, and 3-of-6 from deep. Holiday also had eight assists, three rebounds, two steals, and zero turnovers. He is a top-35 player.
 
12/27/2014 9:23:00 AM
Description: Pelicans point guard Jrue Holiday was a box score filler in the New Orleans win over San Antonio.
Insight: Holiday isn't scoring like his days in Philadelphia, but 15 points, five rebounds, seven assists, two steals and a pair of blocks should please every fantasy owner.
 
12/10/2014 10:37:00 PM
Description: Pelicans point guard Jrue Holiday had a big game on Wednesday.
Insight: He recorded 30 points, 10 assists, one rebound, three steals, five 3-pointers, and two turnovers. Holiday is fitting in nicely in New Orleans.
 
11/28/2014 10:43:00 PM
Description: Pelicans point guard Jrue Holiday led the team with 20 points versus the Hawks on Friday.
Insight: Power forward Ryan Anderson also had 20 points as the Pelicans lost, 100-91. Holiday also had seven assists and four rebounds.