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February 19, 2017 - 5:16 pm
A person familiar with the situation says the Sacramento Kings have agreed to trade DeMarcus Cousins and Omri Casspi to the New Orleans Pelicans in exchange for Tyreke Evans, 2016 first-round draft pick Buddy Hield, Langston Galloway and first- and second-round draft picks this summer. The person...
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February 19, 2017 - 4:05 pm
Anthony Davis scored an All-Star game record 52 points in his home arena, and the Western Conference squad defeated the East 192-182 on Sunday night. Davis broke the record of 42 points set by Wilt Chamberlain in 1962. Russell Westbrook was gunning for his third straight All-Star MVP honors. He...
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February 19, 2017 - 11:27 am
Opening day was all about the veterans for LSU, with the ‘Fab Four’ and Alex Lange playing starring roles during an emotional double-header sweep of Army. On Sunday, it was predominantly the new guys who took their turns in the spotlight for the first time. LSU batted around in a six-run fourth...
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February 18, 2017 - 12:18 pm
By his own nature Jared Poché is a grinder. Without overpowering stuff, his aim is to be steady on the mound, not dominant. As prolific of a winner as he’s been at LSU, clean innings are typically few and far between. Even when the lefty is effective, it rarely looks easy for him. It did Saturday...
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February 18, 2017 - 12:11 pm
Eight days ago a baseball broke Greg Deichmann’s face in three places, requiring surgery and placing his opening day status in jeopardy. Stepping up to the plate for his first at-bat of 2017, the LSU slugger wasted little time exacting his just revenge. Deichmann belted a 1-2 changeup from Army...
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February 18, 2017 - 12:42 am
Parkway High School in Bossier City has fired David Feaster as head football coach, after making a statement on a radio station saying Alabama coaches are not allowed on campus to recruit players. The school’s principal did not like that Feaster was making rules for the school. KTBS TV Sports...
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February 17, 2017 - 1:01 pm
Bad weather has forced LSU to postpone the start of the Fighting Tiger baseball season. The LSU baseball season opener against Air Force has been postponed due to severe weather in the area. — LSU Baseball (@LSUbaseball) February 18, 2017 Plans for the rest of the weekend will be announced as soon...
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February 17, 2017 - 1:35 am
College baseball’s longest-running one-two punch take the mound for their third (and final) opening weekend at LSU. First up is right-handed ace Alex Lange, who has won 20 games and struck out 256 batters during his two collegiate seasons. An absolute buzz saw of a power pitcher when on his game...
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February 12, 2017 - 5:04 pm
DeMarcus Cousins had 28 points, 14 rebounds and seven assists for the Sacramento Kings, who beat the New Orleans Pelicans 105-99 on Sunday night for their third straight victory. The Kings assumed the lead late in the third quarter and never relinquished it in winning for the fourth time in five...
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February 09, 2017 - 9:59 am
The New Orleans Saints will hold their 2017 training camp at their team headquarters in Metairie, WWL Saints sideline reporter Kristian Garic confirmed this afternoon. The Saints spent the bulk of their last three training camps at the Greenbrier resort in West Virginia, returning to Metairie for...
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