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Ex-N.O. Native Sperling To Oversee Hornets Sale

Monday, 06 December 2010 09:28 Written by

Jac Sperling, a New Orleans-born lawyer who is vice president of the NHL's Minnesota Wild reportedly will oversee the transition and eventual sale of the Hornets.

He has negotiated the sale of professional sports teams and has directed the Wild into one of hockey's most successful franchises.

Brees Acts, Passes New Orleans Saints Past Bengals
Monday, 06 December 2010 08:56 Written by

Drew Brees is now an actor and the Saints escaped losing to one of the NFL's worst teams by edging the Cincinnati Bengals (2-10) 34-30 on Sunday in freezing weather at Paul Brown Stadium in Cincinnati.

New Orleans Saints Nips Cincinnati Bengals 34-30 In A Comeback Thriller
Sunday, 05 December 2010 15:23 Written by

The World Champion, New Orleans Saints, once again showed its Super Bowl mojo by nipping the Cincinnati Bengals in a thriller 34-30 with a list minute pass from Drew Brees to Marcus Colsten.

Louisiana Jindal Pushes Book, Self Despite Drop In Poll
Sunday, 05 December 2010 13:46 Written by

Louisiana Governor Bobby Jindal was back on the personal promotional tour this weekend.  The Louisiana governor flew up to New York for a “Bobby’s Club” fundraiser for his Louisiana campaign.  Jindal appeared on Bloomberg’s Al Hunt’s Political Capital television show where Jindal  discussed his book and other national issues.  On Sunday, Governor Jindal continued his book tour but this time in Baton Rouge.

New Orleans Saints, Cincinnati Bengals: Pierre Thomas, Chad Ochocinco, Ladell Betts
Saturday, 04 December 2010 17:27 Written by

On Friday, New Orleans Saints answered media questions and gave its pre- Cincinnati Bengals gave injury assessments of Pierre Thomas, Anthony Waters and Ladell Betts:

New Orleans Holiday Weekend Events, December 3
Friday, 03 December 2010 16:08 Written by

December and holiday spirts are now here in the New Orleans area.  Come out and have fun.
 

Louisiana Politics and Government: Jindal, Healthcare, Redistricting, Obama
Friday, 03 December 2010 15:43 Written by

Although it is Friday, there is still plenty of Louisiana government and politics going on.

The menu: Louisiana redistricting, healthcare, DHH Secretary Greenstein, Dan Juneau, Obama and Congressman-elect Landry

Louisiana's and Jindal's Budget Woes Is A True Test of Leadership And Crises
Friday, 03 December 2010 15:18

This entire debate over the enormous and the incredible-growing Louisiana budget crises, cuts to higher education and to healthcare is quite frankly, taxing to my brain.

And lately, now that Governor Jindal is home from the book tour battles, his statements have only confused me more.

Saints Payton Plan To Use Reggie Bush More, Thomas's Ankle Injury Still Limited Activity
Friday, 03 December 2010 12:55 Written by

Saints coach Sean Payton said he plans to use Reggie Bush more each week and talked about their plans for playing in near-freezing weather in Cincinnati on Sunday.

In his first game back after missing playing time since Week 2 with a broken fibula, Bush fumbled returning a punt and dropped a certain touchdown pass, costing the Saints 11 points.

Cincinnati Ochocinco Twitters And New Orleans Saints Hope For Win Tweet
Friday, 03 December 2010 12:35 Written by

Chad Ochocinco expects an explosive game between the Saints and his 2-9 Bengals on Sunday at Cincinnati and he's playing the game in honor of slain New Orleans comedian Messey Myra, whose YouTube videos were widely known.

"It's going to be a fun game," predicted Ochocinco, who started a light-hearted trash-talking exchange on Twitter with Saints safety Darren Sharper, who engaged in some trash talking with the Vikings last summer.