Monday vs. New Orleans
• Time: 7 p.m. • TV: CSNCA/NBA TV
• The skinny: The Pelicans’ hopes of becoming a playoff team have been halted by injuries.
Wednesday at Milwaukee
• Time: 5 p.m. • TV: CSNCA
• The skinny: A season-long seven-game trip begins against the team with the worst record in the NBA.
Friday at Toronto
• Time: 4 p.m. • TV: CSNCA
• The skinny: The Raptors have been one of the best teams in the East since trading Rudy Gay to Sacramento.
– Jason Jones