Basketball: Corey Webster makes NBA preseason debut

Tall Blacks star Corey Webster has made another step towards his goal of a guaranteed NBA roster spot, making his NBA preseason debut for the New Orleans Pelicans this afternoon.

Webster looked like he belonged in his eight minutes and 23 seconds of court time against the Indiana Pacers, although it wasn’t a version of the shooting guard many would have recognised.



NZ Breakers guard Corey Webster a step closer to New Orleans Pelicans NBA dream

New Zealand basketball player Corey Webster is pinching himself after signing a non-guaranteed contract with the New Orleans Pelicans that takes him a step closer to realising his NBA dream.

Webster, 26, is about to attend the Pelicans’ preseason training camp chasing one of a potential two roster spots that are still up for grabs with four players chasing those positions.



Webster one step closer to NBA

The Breakers shooting guard Corey Webster has taken the next step towards a place in the NBA, with New Orleans inviting the 26-year-old to attend another training camp at the end of September.