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New Orleans Pelicans 2013 Draft Report Card

By Jim Brighters, NBA Editor

Additions: Jrue Holiday

Pierre Jackson (42)

(Sports Network) - The New Orleans Pelicans made perhaps the biggest splash outside the Boston Celtics and Brooklyn Nets on draft night.

They acquired 23-year-old, All-Star point guard Jrue Holiday from the Philadelphia 76ers in exchange for Nerlens Noel, the sixth pick on Thursday, and a 2014 first-rounder.

That's a pretty steep price. Noel fell to the Pelicans at No. 6 and has more upside than Holiday, who, while an All-Star, is not in the upper echelon of NBA points.

06/28 13:20:53 ET