Kendrick Perkins C NOP 3 weeks ago

Perkins (chest) could miss up to three months of action with a right pectoral injury, Adrian Wojnarowski of Yahoo! Sports reports.

Kendrick Perkins C NOP 4 weeks ago

Perkins (chest) is out indefinitely with a right pectoral injury.

Kendrick Perkins C NOP 4 weeks ago

Perkins will not return to Saturday's game against the Warriors after suffering a right pectoral strain in the first quarter, John Reid of the Times-Picayune reports.

Kendrick Perkins C NOP 1 month ago

Perkins made the start at center for the Pelicans in Tuesday's season-opening loss to the Warriors, scoring 10 points (5-5 FG) and adding four rebounds and an assist over 16 minutes.

Kendrick Perkins C NOP 1 month ago

Perkins has been deployed as the starting center in the Pelicans' last two preseason games, scoring no points and grabbing nine rebounds while playing 28 minutes.

Kendrick Perkins C NOP 2 months ago

Perkins is in line to open the season as the Pelicans' top backup at center, John Reid of the New Orleans Times-Picayune reports.

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Kendrick Perkins C NOP 5 months ago

Perkins played just three minutes in the NBA finals and it was in the Game 4 blowout loss. After coming to the Thunder, he averaged 2.6 points and 2.4 rebounds in 9.8 minutes.

Perkins does not have a contract for 2015-16, so his time in Cleveland is likely done. At one point in his career, he was a defensive enforcer and won a championship with the Celtics. The 12-year veteran could sign on with a team looking for a low-post, defensive presence.

Kendrick Perkins C NOP 6 months ago

Perkins played two minutes and had two boards in the win over Chicago on Thursday.

Perkins played two minutes in each of the last three games. He scores two points in the series and may not play much in the Eastern Conference finals.

Kendrick Perkins C NOP 7 months ago

Perkins was involved in a domestic altercation with his wife early Wednesday morning, the Cleveland Plain Dealer reports.

Police were called to Perkins' home Wednesday morning after a 911 caller reported seeing Perkins' wife striking him as he was attempting to enter a vehicle. When police arrived, both Perkins and his wife were sitting in the vehicle and neither had visible injuries. No charges were filed and neither were taken into custody, so it's unclear whether Perkins will face any discipline from the Cavaliers or the league. At this point, it seems likely he'll be available for Thursday's Game 6 in Chicago.

Kendrick Perkins C NOP 7 months ago

Perkins played two scoreless minutes (0-3 FG) with a block in the win over Chicago on Tuesday.

Perkins is getting token minutes. He took advantage of his opportunity by taking more than a shot per minute.