New Orleans Pelicans say some players and staff received COVID-19 vaccine

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The Pelicans said the vaccines were administered Saturday, though they did not disclose who got them.

Posted: Mar 14, 2021 2:57 PM

AP-- Some players and other members of the New Orleans Pelicans organization have received their first dose of COVID-19 vaccinations, following changes in the eligibility standards for Louisiana residents.

The Pelicans said the vaccines were administered Saturday, though they did not disclose who got them.

They are the first NBA team to acknowledge a widescale receipt of the vaccine by members of a club.

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