Previously on That NBA Lottery Pick, we noted that the New Orleans Pelicans mascot, “Pierre the Pelican” was going to have his head re-designed.
Yesterday, the Pelicans posted a story that Pierre had suffered a beak injury playing in a mascot pick-up game and was going in for surgery.
Just a few moments ago, they posted his after-surgery photo:
— New Orleans Pelicans (@PelicansNBA) February 11, 2014
Pierre image courtesy of Getty Images