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Steve Geller
April 17, 2018 - 10:12 am
1 win down, 3 more to go for the Pelicans to advance from their opening Western Conference playoff match-up against the Trailblazers. New Orleans stunned a few folks by earning a 97-95 victory in the opener in Portland, but the Birds have shown all season long that they are the same team no matter...
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Steve Geller
April 11, 2018 - 9:53 am
The NBA's regular season comes to a close all around the league tonight and the Pelicans finale is a playoff primer for fans. The Smoothie King Center should be rocking as they finish against the Spurs with postseason seeding on the line. "We're happy to be in", GM Dell Demps told WWL. "But we...
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Dave Cohen, WWL First News early edition
March 23, 2018 - 6:36 am
The funeral mass for the late Tom Benson is today from noon to 1:00pm. The invitation only service is at St. Louis Cathedral. New Orleans Archbishop Gregory Aymond will celebrate the funeral mass. Saints quarterback Drew Brees and Pelicans forward Anthony Davis are among the honorary pallbearers...
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Chris Miller
March 21, 2018 - 3:22 pm
Players, coaches, and executives with the New Orleans Saints and Pelicans will help lay Tom Benson to rest Friday. Team executive Dennis Lauscha told The New Orleans Advocate that Saints quarterback Drew Brees, Pelican forward Anthony Davis, Saints coach Sean Payton, and Pelicans coach Alvin Gentry...
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USA TODAY
March 18, 2018 - 8:17 pm
(AP) — Pelicans coach Alvin Gentry has been fined $15,000 by the NBA for publicly criticizing the league’s officiating following New Orleans’ 107-101 loss to Houston on Saturday night. The punishment was announced Sunday by Kiki VanDeWeghe, the league’s executive vice president for basketball...
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Jan 26, 2018; New Orleans, LA, USA; New Orleans Pelicans forward Anthony Davis (23) and center DeMarcus Cousins (0) react after a basket during the fourth quarter against the Houston Rockets at the Smoothie King Center. Pelicans defeated the Rockets 115-1
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Seth Dunlap
March 08, 2018 - 8:23 pm
It’s an interesting time to be inside sports media during this modern age of 24/7 news cycles and the takeover of social media. Some of the most popular shows are ones that emphasize off-the-wall hot takes and nonsensical speculation. “Yell-tainment” has proliferated throughout our sports media...
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