After reaching a buyout agreement with Phoenix, Louisiana native Monroe said he also considered signing with the New Orleans Pelicans after they lost C DeMarcus Cousins to a torn Achilles in January.
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"I just wanted to make sure I stayed in bounds," Monroe said. "If I could just get it to him, I knew he had an open shot."
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