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42 Alexis Ajinca C
Height/Weight: 7-2/248 | Birthdate: 5/6/1988 | Birthplace: Saint-Etienne, France | Team: New Orleans Pelicans | College: No College | NBA Experience: 4 | Owned/Started%: 11/5
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Alexis Ajinca notches double-double vs Clippers


by Igor Mello | CBSSports.com
(3/2/2014) Pelicans center Alexis Ajinca registered his second double-double of the season Saturday night against the Clippers in Los Angeles.

Ajinca scored 11 points on 4 of 6 from the floor, and 3 of 4 from the charity stripe. He completed the other half of the double-double with 10 boards, four of which came from the offensive end of the glass. He also chipped in with one assist, two blocks and one steal while logging 29 minutes of game action.

All two of Ajinca's double-doubles have come in the last four games. He is averaging 11.4 points and 8.2 rebounds over his last five games played.


Alexis Ajinca looking better in increased role


by Chris Towers | CBSSports.com
(2/26/2014) Pelicans center Alexis Ajinca scored in double figures for the second game in a row Wednesday against the Mavericks.

Ajinca topped the 20-minute mark for the third game in a row, and put together a solid all-around game. He scored 14 points on 6 of 10 shooting, and added eight rebounds and three assists as well in the 108-89 loss.

Ajinca might see a larger-than-expected role moving forward, with Anthony Davis going down with a shoulder injury Wednesday. Even with 33 points over his last two games, Ajinca is averaging just 9.2 over the last five. 


Alexis Ajinca records career-best performance vs. Clippers


by R.J. White | CBSSports.com
(2/24/2014) Pelicans center Alexis Ajinca set a couple career highs in Monday's 123-110 loss to the Clippers, scoring a career-best 19 points on 7 of 13 shooting and grabbing a career-high 12 rebounds in 27 minutes of action.

Ajinca has been close to recording a double-double three times in February, but Monday's performance marked his first one of the season. He also chipped in one assist and one block in the loss. Ajinca has averaged 4.9 points and 4.6 rebounds over 32 games played.


Alexis Ajinca solid in winning effort


by Chris Towers | CBSSports.com
(2/13/2014) Pelicans center Alexis Ajinca put together one of his best games of the season Wednesday against the Bucks, in a 12-98 win.

Ajinca played just 22 minutes in the game, but took advantage of a porous and injury-riddled Bucks roster. He scored 16 points on 7 of 7 shooting and added nine rebounds and three assists, the latter of which represents a season-high.

Ajinca has been a decent contributor as a role player for the Pelicans, averaging 4.4 points and 4.3 rebounds per game in 28 appearances after being out of the NBA for two seasons.


Alexis Ajinca does little as starter


by Chris Towers | CBSSports.com
(1/29/2014) Pelicans center Alexis Ajinca continues to see solid playing time, but put together yet another quiet effort Wednesday, in an 88-77 loss to the Timberwolves.

 Ajinca started at center Wednesday and played 16 minutes, his usual total even without Anthony Davis in the lineup. He scored four points on 2 of 5 shooting and added five rebounds, however he also turned the ball over three times.

Ajinca has shown flashes of production at times, but is still averaging just 3.9 points per game for the season. 


Alexis Ajinca back in double figures vs. Grizllies


by Igor Mello | CBSSports.com
(1/20/2014) Pelicans center Alexis Ajinca scored in double figures for the second time in January in his team's 95-92 win over the Grizzlies in Memphis on Monday.

Ajinca scored 10 points on 5 of 8 shooting from the field, also adding six rebounds and one steal while logging 22 minutes of game action. He has averaged 4.6 points and 4.6 rebounds over his last five games.

Alexis Ajinca scores 17 in second straight start


by Igor Mello | CBSSports.com
(1/4/2014) Pelicans center Alexis Ajinca earned his second start in a row, scoring a season-high 17 points on 5 of 7 shooting and 7 of 10 from the free throw line in his team's 99-82 loss to the Pacers Saturday night.

Ajinca also added seven rebounds, one assist, one block and one steal while logging 32 minutes of game action. He has averaged only 4.2 points and 2.0 rebounds over his last five games.

Pelicans sign Alexis Ajinca


by R.J. White | CBSSports.com
(12/20/2013) The Pelicans signed center Alexis Ajinca Friday, NBA.com reports. The former first-round pick spent the last two seasons in the Euroleague but has played 71 games in the NBA over three seasons, shooting 42 percent from the field while averaging 3.1 points, 1.6 rebounds and 7.8 minutes per game.

Ajinca returns to France


(12/29/2011) Former Toronto F Alexis Ajinca will not play in the NBA this season after signing a deal with SIG Strasbourg in France this week.

Ajinca sees limited play


(3/16/2011) Raptors forward Alexis Ajinca got five minutes of action on Wednesday against the Pistons. He missed both his shots -- both coming from long range -- and would grab just one rebound. That is all the big man would contribute in Toronto's 93-107 loss to Detroit. This was his first action since March 5 as he had been dealing with a lingering knee issue.

Ajinca remains marginalized


(3/13/2011) Raptors forward Alexis Ajinca was once again held out of action on Sunday against Toronto. He has been dealing with a lingering knee issue and has not played since March 5.

Ajinca sits with knee issue


(3/11/2011) Raptors forward Alexis Ajinca did not play in Friday's contest against the Pacers as he continues to deal with a sore right knee. Ajinca has now missed two straight games with the injury, although he being considered day to day.

Ajinca out Friday


(3/11/2011) The Raptors report Friday that forward Alexis Ajinca is out for Friday's game against Indiana with a sore knee. He did not play Wednesday against the Jazz.

Ajinca to sit out to be safe


(3/9/2011) Raptors F Alexis Ajinca (knee) was not available for Wednesday's game against the Cavaliers. He hurt the knee last Friday against the nets.

Ajinca a game-time call Wednesday


(3/9/2011) Raptors F Alexis Ajinca (knee) was listed as a game-time decision for Wednesday's game against Utah by the team. He is dealing with a sore right knee.

Ajinca returns for Raptors


(2/16/2011) Toronto forward Alexis Ajinca scored six points and had two rebounds in the Raptors' 103-95 loss to Miami on Wednesday night. Ajinca, who missed Toronto's last two games with a toe injury, finished 3 for 5 from the field and did not attempt a 3-point shot. He added a block in his 11 minutes of playing time.

Ajinca remains out


(2/13/2011) Toronto forward Alexis Ajinca (turf toe) missed his second game in a row during the Raptors' 98-93 victory over the Clippers on Sunday. Ajinca was also unavailable for Toronto's game against Portland on Friday.

Ajinca out with turf toe


(2/11/2011) Toronto forward Alexis Ajinca was unavailable for Friday's game against the Blazers due to turf toe, according to multiple reports. He played just one minutes in Thursday's loss.

Ajinca makes Raptors debut


(1/26/2011) Toronto forward Alexis Ajinca scored two points in his Raptors debut during the team's 107-94 loss to Philadelphia on Wednesday night. Ajinca shot 1 of 2 from the field and added one rebound while playing just six minutes.

Ajinca ready to contribute


(1/25/2011) According to the Toronto Sun, newly acquired forward Alexis Ajinca doesn't mind that he's on his third team in three years in the NBA, but is ready to contribute to his new team. The Raptors got Ajinca, a second-round draft pick and cash considerations from the Mavericks on Monday in exchange for the draft rights to forward Giorgos Printezis. Toronto coach Jay Triano admitted he doesn't know what role or how many minutes Ajinca will get, even on an injury plagued roster. He said he'd probably use the seven-footer in emergency situations. Ajinca is eager to make an impression. “Just because of his length, he changes the game inside,’’ Triano said. “It’s a chance for us to have half a year to look at him and see if he fits into our plays."

Ajinca headed north of the border


(1/24/2011) The Raptors acquired F Alexis Ajinca, a second-round draft pick and cash considerations from the Mavericks on Monday in exchange for the draft rights to forward Giorgos Printezis.The move freed up a roster spot for Dallas to sign Peja Stojakovic. Ajinca is averaging 2.9 points with 1.7 rebounds and 0.5 blocks in 10 games this season.

Ajinca gets start for injured Dirk


(1/12/2011) Dallas gave power forward Alexis Ajinca a start on Wednesday in Indiana with Dirk Nowitzki missing another game. For Ajinca, the start was his first on the season. The big man played just 14 minutes and shot 2 of 7 from the field to score four points. He added three rebounds and a blocked shot.

Ajinca takes the floor for Mavs


(10/10/2010) Dallas forward Alexis Ajinca, who wasn't expected back until the regular season because of a hamstring injury, logged almost nine minutes in the Mavericks preseason loss on Saturday against the Suns. He went 2 for 5 from the field and hit 2 of his 4 foul shots. He chipped in three boards, one assist and blocked a shot.

Ajinca sits on Tuesday


(10/6/2010) Mavericks C Alexis Ajinca did not dress for Tuesday's preseason game against the Wizards. Ajinca has a strained right hamstring.

Ajinca traded to Dallas


(7/14/2010) The Bobcats sent Tyson Chandler and fellow center Alexis Ajinca to the Dallas Mavericks for center Erick Dampier, forward Eduardo Najera, shooting guard Matt Carroll and cash considerations.