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Louisiana man wants fans to 'Step Up' and help Brees reach contract agreement

Tony Le Mon makes a living as an attorney. But his actions away from his day job prove he's a diehard Saints fan.

Hornets to host 2012 draft party at New Orleans Arena

New Orleans Hornets fans can join in the excitement of the upcoming NBA Draft as the team hosts a 2012 Draft Party presented by Budweiser at the New Orleans Arena (1501 Girod St.) on Thursday, June 28. Doors will open at 5:30 p.m.

Clemens found not guilty on all charges

Famed baseball pitcher Roger Clemens was found not guilty Monday of lying to Congress during an investigation of steroid use among major league players.

Players suspended in Saints bounty program appealing

The four New Orleans Saints players suspended by the NFL over the team's bounty program appealed their punishments Monday.

LSU's Dennis Shaver receives National Coach of the Year honor

LSU's eighth-year head coach Dennis Shaver has been recognized for guiding the No. 1-ranked Lady Tigers to the program's 32nd national championship as the NCAA Division I Women's Outdoor National Coach of the Year by the U.S.

Baton Rouge to host MMA event at River Center on Saturday

Two of Baton Rouge's best MMA fighters are just three days away from squaring off in the Baton Rouge River Center for the USA-MMA Pro Strike Championship.

Miami Dolphins sign Ochocinco

Chad Ochocinco grew up as a child loving to watch the Miami Dolphins play.

NBA Finals: Thunder rally past Heat to take series opener, 105-94

NBA scoring champion Kevin Durant scored 36 points to lead the Oklahoma City Thunder past the Miami Heat in game one of the NBA Finals, 105-94.

LSU students say Stony Brook loss hurts, now turn to football season

By now the images are probably burned into your memory. The sights and sounds of the Baton Rouge Super Regional won't soon be forgotten.

Jags to host home opener Thursday Sept. 13 on ESPNU

The Southern Jaguars will host Mississippi Valley State in their home opener on Thursday, September 13th. Tuesday, ESPN and SWAC officials confirmed that game would be televised by ESPNU.