| Nov 30, 2013
| 11:47 AM
When it comes to contracts and team building in the NBA, you have to start from the premise that you can't have it both ways.
That doesn't mean that it's fair, just or equitable. It's not, particularly when considering that the very foundation...
| Sep 28, 2013
| 7:33 AM
There is no easy way out. That is a central factor of the LeBron James free-agent equation that is best appreciated in advance.
In the wake of Paul George signing his five-year extension with the Indiana Pacers, the thought might be that it next...
| Apr 8, 2011
| 1:36 PM
Later this evening, the Hornets tip off at the New Orleans Arena. It's one of the final regular season home games of the year. But after last Wednesday's win at the Hive over the Houston Rockets, the Hornets have clinched a playoff berth. That means at...
| Oct 12, 2011
| 9:23 AM
Back in the summer, when the NFL owners locked out the players, and the start of training camp and the preseason was being threatened, the players and owners got together with a sense of urgency and worked out a new collective bargaining agreement. No...
| Dec 15, 2011
| 12:40 PM
Back in the day before 'Honey Badgers didn't care' and famous citizens of New Orleans were looking at HD video cameras saying 'I'm In' people said things like 'Merry Christmas' and 'God be with you'. These expressions have been replaced by the...
| Dec 15, 2011
| 12:51 PM
Back in the day before “Honey Badgers didn’t care” and famous citizens of New Orleans were looking at HD video cameras saying “I’m In” people said things like “Merry Christmas” and “God be with you&...
| 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. ...
| Jun 2, 2012
| 2:22 PM
The thought crosses former Magic forward Monty Williams' mind from time to time. He can't escape it.
And as the New Orleans Hornets coach was coming down from the high of his team winning the NBA Draft lottery last week, it revisited him.
| Jun 11, 2012
| 6:41 PM
INDIANAPOLIS - If dozens of enthusiastic young basketball that gathered around him Monday afternoon are only the first part of a busy summer for Eric Gordon.
From camps at home to tournaments overseas and his professional future stateside, the North...
| Oct 5, 2012
| 8:29 PM
Reality hits the Magic and their fans Sunday in Mexico, square in the la cara (face).
The club will take the floor not only to officially begin their rebuilding process. But for the first time since 2004, the Magic will start a season with somebody in...
| Jun 24, 2012
| 8:50 PM
INDIANAPOLIS - The lineup of players began to read like a "Who's Who" of basketball.
Their was a match-up with a well established pro-am league that earned some national attention. The basketball was lauded as being among the best offered in a locked-out...