| Apr 3, 2013
| 10:48 PM
Major League Baseball--Chicago Cubs at Pittsburgh Pirates, 11:30 a.m. (WGN); Detroit Tigers at Minnesota Twins, Noon (FXSP)
Tennis--WTA Family Circle Cup, Noon (ESPN2)
NBA Basketball--Chicago Bulls at Brooklyn Nets, 6 p.m. (TNT); San...
| Apr 7, 2013
They won't win this one in the last minute. They won't have to.
This time, the UConn women will win it in the first 39.
Doris Burke, ESPN's lead analyst, had a question Saturday at the network's Final Four media conference. And it was a good one....
| Apr 5, 2013
Notre Dame guard Jewell Loyd was named Thursday as National Freshman of the Year by the U.S. Basketball Writers Association.
Loyd, a Niles West product from Lincolnwood, earlier had been named Big East Freshman of the Year.
She averaged 12.5 points...
| Jun 5, 2012
| 4:45 PM
If Central Florida singers want to audition for “American Idol” this summer, the best options may be Charlotte, N.C., and New Orleans. The auditions begin Thursday at Dodgers Stadium in Los Angeles. The other cities, dates and audition spots:...
| Oct 28, 2012
| 4:04 PM
Striking up controversy may be what pop singer, Madonna does best. On Saturday, during her "MDNA Tour" concert at New Orleans Arena, the Pop Icon drew boos after urging voters to vote for President Barack Obama.
She asked fans: "Are you registered...
| Oct 29, 2012
| 10:34 AM
What's the best way to alienate your audience when you're performing? Promote a political agenda like Madonna did Saturday night at the New Orleans Arena.
With ticket prices averaging north of $100, Madonna packed the Hornets' home with almost 30...
| May 18, 2012
| 3:06 AM
Rock group Van Halen has postponed thirty-one out of the forty-four dates for their summer tour, which begins on May 19 in St. Paul Minnesota. The group was scheduled for a show at the Van Andel Arena in Grand Rapids on July 26. Representatives of the...
| May 31, 2012
Hornets team workers say their phone lines blew up with ticket buyers after last night's NBA draft lottery win. They expect to see a spike in season ticket sales, especially if the team selects Kentucky's Anthony Davis with its number one overall pick....
| Jun 16, 2012
| 1:05 AM
NEW ORLEANS (AP) - Saints owner Tom Benson has officially gained control of the New Orleans Hornets from the NBA.
The completion Friday of the $338 million sale of the NBA club comes two days after the league's board of governors approved the decision...
| Jun 21, 2012
If you walk past the New Orleans Arena scents and sounds of wild animals may fill the air. It's a reminder the circus is in town. Vanessa Bolano takes us behind the scenes.
It's quite the sight to see. Massive animals arriving in New Orleans to put on...
| Jun 22, 2012
Kids at Tulane's Ripples Summer Camp donated several boxes of used cell phones to the Hopeline program sponsored by Verizon Wireless.
The program provides the phones for victims of domestic violence.
"The attendees at the summer camp were able to...