Basketball The Best New Orleans Pelicans Centers of All Time  

Ranker NBA
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List Rules Only players officially listed as centers

Big fan of New Orleans basketball? Then check out this list of New Orleans Pelicans centers with photos and seasons played with the team. It includes almost every center from throughout New Orleans Pelicans history, including current centers and past ones. Featuring some of the greatest NBA centers of all time, the best Pelicans Cs include David West, Emeka Okafor, Tyson Chandler, and P. J. Brown.

In the 2017-18 NBA season, the current New Orleans Pelicans starting Cs and backup Cs are Anthony Davis, DeMarcus Cousins, Alexis Ajinca, and Omer Asik. 

Who are the best centers in New Orleans Pelicans history? Here is every player who has ever held the position of New Orleans Pelicans center.

list ordered by
1
29 4
Anthony Davis is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best New Orleans Pelicans Centers of All Time

Seasons: 2018, 2017, 2016, 2015, 2014, 2013

2
19 7
DeMarcus Cousins is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best New Orleans Pelicans Centers of All Time

Seasons: 2018, 2017

3
17 6
Tyson Chandler is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best New Orleans Pelicans Centers of All Time

Seasons: 2009, 2008, 2007

4
15 7
David West is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best New Orleans Pelicans Centers of All Time

Seasons: 2011, 2010, 2009, 2008, 2007, 2006, 2005, 2004

5
12 7
Emeka Okafor is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best New Orleans Pelicans Centers of All Time

Seasons: 2012, 2011, 2010

6
10 6
Chris Andersen is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best New Orleans Pelicans Centers of All Time

Seasons: 2008, 2006, 2005

7
9 5
P. J. Brown is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best New Orleans Pelicans Centers of All Time

Seasons: 2006, 2005, 2004, 2003

8
10 7
Ömer Aşık is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best New Orleans Pelicans Centers of All Time

Seasons: 2017, 2016, 2015

9
3 1
Hilton Armstrong is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best New Orleans Pelicans Centers of All Time

Seasons: 2010, 2009, 2008, 2007

10
3 1
Jackson Vroman is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best New Orleans Pelicans Centers of All Time

Seasons: 2006, 2005

11
3 1
Robert Traylor is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best New Orleans Pelicans Centers of All Time

Seasons: 2004, 2003

12
10 9
Jamaal Magloire is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best New Orleans Pelicans Centers of All Time

Seasons: 2005, 2004, 2003

13
7 6
Alexis Ajinça is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best New Orleans Pelicans Centers of All Time

Seasons: 2017, 2016, 2015, 2014

14
5 4
Darryl Watkins is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best New Orleans Pelicans Centers of All Time
Darryl Watkins

Seasons: 2012

15
4 3
Sean Marks is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best New Orleans Pelicans Centers of All Time

Seasons: 2010, 2009

16
4 3
Elden Campbell is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best New Orleans Pelicans Centers of All Time

Seasons: 2003

17
4 3
Aaron Gray is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best New Orleans Pelicans Centers of All Time

Seasons: 2011, 2010

18
2 1
Maciej Lampe is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best New Orleans Pelicans Centers of All Time

Seasons: 2006, 2005

19
6 6
Gustavo Ayón is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best New Orleans Pelicans Centers of All Time

Seasons: 2012

20
2 2
Marc Jackson is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best New Orleans Pelicans Centers of All Time

Seasons: 2007, 2006

21
2 2
Solomon Jones is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best New Orleans Pelicans Centers of All Time

Seasons: 2012

22
2 2
Jérôme Moïso is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best New Orleans Pelicans Centers of All Time

Seasons: 2003

23
2 2
Jason Smith is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best New Orleans Pelicans Centers of All Time

Seasons: 2014, 2013, 2012, 2011

24
2 2
Darius Songaila is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best New Orleans Pelicans Centers of All Time

Seasons: 2010

25
7 8
Chris Kaman is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best New Orleans Pelicans Centers of All Time

Seasons: 2012