| Feb 23, 2012
| 6:51 AM
Dribbling around with the Bulls at the break . . .
I know the Bucks were missing Andrew Bogut -- gads, the Bucks are always missing Andrew Bogut -- but to give up a triple-double to Joakim Noah in three quarters is embarrassing even for a Milwaukee team....
| Feb 24, 2012
| 9:00 AM
It looks as if our New Orleans Hornets will stay ours for a while longer.
Although there is no word yet from the state, city, NBA, or new ownership, the New Orleans Hornets, owned by the NBA, will be sold within the next 10 days to 2 weeks to an out-of-...
| Mar 8, 2012
| 7:33 AM
It might be that the best thing for the Bulls on Wednesday night was the worst thing for the Bulls’ pursuit of Thursday's visitor Dwight Howard.
If they are actually pursuing Howard, that is, which they do not appear to be doing, which I don’...
| Dec 30, 2011
| 2:01 PM
2011 was an interesting year in New Orleans. As usual, a lot of stuff was going on.
Like the rising Mississippi river, that threatened our very exsistance, or our reform minded police chief that hired his buddies to run some high paying details. ...
| Dec 7, 2012
| 2:31 PM
The latest dispute in the NBA is for the birds.
Or not for the birds.
The New Orleans Hornets want a nickname change. They want to become the New Orleans Pelicans.
The state bird in Louisiana is the pelican, but it doesn't sound like a good nickname...
| Feb 20, 2012
| 3:08 PM
The week before the All-Star game continues to be one that brings better news as it goes on.
Following their most dominant win in nearly a decade on Sunday-a 108-73 thrashing of the Bobcats-guard George Hill returned to full Pacers practice on Monday...
| Aug 10, 2012
| 6:07 PM
LONDON — They took the Chunnel to Paris to gawk at the Eiffel Tower and the Louvre.
They paraded around Parliament Square and marveled at the majesty of Buckingham Palace. They shopped till they dropped on the West End along the magnificent mile...
| Apr 16, 2012
| 9:42 AM
What's worth nearly $1.5 billion? That would be the major pro sports teams in New Orleans owned by Tom Benson.
The long-time Saints owner just added the NBA's Hornets to his portfolio. Forbes magazine has recently said Benson's Saints are worth $1.1...
| Nov 24, 2012
| 6:53 AM
Dwyane Wade is back now, and that's what matters most.
But because the NBA season is a repetitive cycle, it also is worth looking back if only to avoid a similar situation, with a similar asset.
A week ago, before Wade sat out for a week,...
| Nov 26, 2012
| 11:25 PM
Obviously, Vinny Del Negro had to be asked whether the Clippers were holding something back on their recent trip while losing three in a row.
That will probably sail right over the heads of UCLA fans who still seem preoccupied watching replays of Jim...
| Feb 13, 2012
| 7:42 AM
I think we can understand why John Paxson jumped Vinny Del Negro a couple years ago.
Paxson didn’t like the way the Del Negro was playing Joakim Noah after his injury. The Bulls’ inadequate basketball honcho was worried that the Bulls’...