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Hornets announce Summer league roster and schedule

The New Orleans Hornets announced their roster and schedule for the 2012 NBA Summer League in Las Vegas.

Report: Gausman considering returning to LSU

A report by the Times Picayune Monday said LSU’s Kevin Gausman was heavily considering returning to college for his junior year.

Drew Brees to become highest paid player in NFL history?

The Times-Picayune is reporting that the Saints has offered Drew Brees a contract worth over $19 million a year. If Brees signs the papers, that would make him the highest paid player ever in the NFL.

Morgan places sixth at Nathan's hot dog contest

If you could stomach it, the ten most intense, interesting and perhaps disgusting minutes on television aired on Independence Day.

SU launches #StandUnited social media campaign

Southern University athletics is launching its #StandUnited social media campaign for the 2012 season which includes incentives to persuade social media fans to become more involved through Twitter and Facebook.

Morgan looks to step it up a notch at Coney Island

Whatever you do don't tell Adrian Morgan there's no strategy to professional eating.

Goodell upholds discipline in player suspensions for Saints’ bounty scandal

Scott Fujita, Anthony Hargrove, Will Smith and Jonathan Vilma were notified today that NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell has upheld the discipline that was imposed for conduct detrimental to the NFL as a result of their roles in the New Orleans Sa

Hornets select Austin Rivers with the tenth pick in the NBA Draft

With the 10th pick in the 2012 NBA Draft, the Hornets selected guard Austin Rivers from Duke University. Rivers becomes the Hornets’ 13th Lottery pick in franchise history and first selection from Duke.

Who dat cabbie?! Drew Brees in new campaign for concussion awareness

Here in South Louisiana, you might not be too surprised to see Drew Brees. Imagine getting into a cab in New York and seeing the quarterback behind the wheel!

Hornets draft Anthony Davis with No. 1 pick in NBA Draft

As expected, the New Orleans Hornets selected Anthony Davis with the first overall pick in the 2012 NBA draft. Davis won a National Championship with Kentucky as a freshman last season.