Jrue Holiday PG NO 12 hours ago

Holiday (soreness) has been ruled out for Monday's Game 2 against the Warriors.

Holiday was initially expected to play, but he is still experiencing soreness in his leg after going through a pregame workout. Considering Holiday is dealing with a slow-healing stress injury, the team will not take any chances. Expect Tyreke Evans to get the start at point guard, while Norris Cole should see increased minutes off the bench.

Jrue Holiday PG NO 15 hours ago

Holiday (general soreness) said he expects to play in Monday's Game 2 against the Warriors, the New Orleans Times-Picayune reports.

Holiday is listed as a game-time call for Game 2 after he experienced some routine soreness following Saturday's Game 1. However, it sounds as though he's going to play, and the point guard said as much Monday afternoon. "I'm all right, I'm going to make it," Holiday said.

Jrue Holiday PG NO 21 hours ago

Holiday's status for Monday's Game 2 matchup with the Warriors has come into question due to soreness, Diamond Leung of the Bay Area News Group reports.

It seems highly unlikely Holiday would miss a playoff game due to soreness unless it's unbearable. Regardless, his status should be cleared up prior to the Pelicans' 10:30 ET tip-off as they look to avoid dropping the first two games of the series.

Jrue Holiday PG NO 5 days ago

Holiday (lower leg) scored 11 points (4-9 FG, 1-1 3Pt, 2-2 FT) with four assists and three rebounds in 25 minutes off the bench Wednesday.

He may not be quite at 100 percent, but with the Pelicans sneaking into the playoffs and a first round matchup with the Warriors, Holiday will see as much court time as he can handle in the postseason.

Jrue Holiday PG NO 7 days ago

Holiday (lower leg) is officially listed as questionable for Wednesday's regular season finale.

Earlier Tuesday, a Pelicans writer reported that Holiday will return to the lineup Wednesday. but this latest report makes it seem as though it's not set in stone. Regardless, the expectation is still that Holiday will play, as his absence Monday was due to the fact that the game fell on the latter end of a back-to-back set.

Jrue Holiday PG NO 7 days ago

Holiday (lower leg) will play in Wednesday's regular season finale against the Spurs, Darrell Williams of the New Orleans Advocate reports.

Holiday sat out Monday on the second night of a back-to-back, but he'll be available Wednesday with a playoff spot potentially on the line. He's been limited to around 15 minutes in the two games he's played since returning, and he'll likely be on some sort of restriction Wednesday, as well. Holiday was productive in Sunday's loss to Houston, scoring 17 points on 7-of-9 shooting to go with a pair of assists in 15 minutes.

Jrue Holiday PG NO 1 week ago

Holiday (lower leg) will not play Monday, John Reid of the New Orleans Times-Picayune reports.

After playing limited minutes in each of the last two games, Holiday will sit out Monday on the second half of a back-to-back set. Coach Monty Williams said that Holiday has not suffered any sort of setback and noted that he expects the point guard back in the lineup Wednesday.

Jrue Holiday PG NO 1 week ago

Holiday (leg) is officially questionable for Monday's game against the Timberwolves.

Holiday is just two games removed from an extended absence due to a stress reaction in his lower-right leg. With nothing left to play for, the Pelicans will likely take precautions to ensure health heading into the offseason. While his status remains up in the air at this point, it should be cleared up closer to game time.

Jrue Holiday PG NO 1 week ago

Holiday (leg) will play Sunday, NBA.com reports.

Holiday played his first game after sitting out several weeks with a stress reaction Friday. Everything went reasonably well during his 16 minutes of action, but don't expect Holiday to play many more minutes Sunday as the Pelicans re-acclimate him into the lineup.

Jrue Holiday PG NO 1 week ago

Holiday expects to suit up Sunday at Houston, the New Orleans Times-Picayune reports.

After practicing Saturday, coach Monty Williams relayed that both Holiday and Anthony Davis (throat) are set to play Sunday. However, Holiday is unlikely to accrue more than the 16 minutes he earned in his return from a 41-game absence Friday versus the Suns, against whom he notched two points (1-7 FG, 0-3 3Pt), five assists, one rebound, and one steal.