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Gerry Vaillancourt Out at WVUE

WVUE morning anchor Gerry Vaillancourt has been let go by the New Orleans FOX affiliate. Vaillancourt has been the radio color analyst for the NBA’s New Orleans Hornets for the past 19 seasons. “They said they wanted to go in a different direction,” Vaillancourt told Show More Summary

Denver Nuggets vs. New Orleans Pelicans 3/9/14: Video Highlights and Recap

Both the Denver Nuggets and New Orleans Hornets came into Sunday's meeting looking to continue their winning ways. Each squad carried a two-game winning streak into the contest, and each team sat well out of the playoff picture in the...Show More Summary

Chris Paul Cried When New Orleans Hornets Traded Him to Los Angeles Clippers

We fans have a tendency to treat the trade deadline with a kind of giddy reverence. And why not? After all, the thought that your team could improve its long- or short-term fortunes with a single savvy move is part of what makes theShow More Summary

Projecting LA Clippers' Most Likely Playoff Seed

A new era began for the Los Angeles Clippers on December 14, 2011. That was the day the Clippers acquired Chris Paul from the New Orleans Hornets. Two seasons and two postseason flame-outs later, the team hired Doc Rivers to help get the team over the hump. Show More Summary

Next Season the Charlotte Hornets Will Be Going Back to Their Purple and Teal Uniforms (Pic + Video)

5 months agoSports : Total Pro Sports

When the New Orleans Hornets announced they were going to become the New Orleans Pelicans, that was pretty much the best thing that ever happened to the Charlotte Bobcats. After all, for you young folk with short memories, the New Orleans Hornets used to be the Charlotte Hornets before the NBA allowed them to relocate […]

As Expected, The Internet Had A Field Day With The Debut Of The New Orleans Pelicans Mascot

6 months agoSports : With Leather

When it was announced last year that the New Orleans Hornets would be changing their name, logo and mascot to the New Orleans Pelicans, the general reaction of NBA fans and us cynical bastards on the Internet was skeptical, to put it very nicely. However, for people who know the relationship between the city of New Orleans and the pelican, it’s a pretty cool and logical choice.

Newly Renamed New Orleans Pelicans Settle on a Mascot

The basketball team formerly known as the New Orleans Hornets has a new mascot to go along with their name change. The New Orleans Pelicans, who moved from Charlotte more than ten years ago where they were known as the Hornets, are launching a rebranding effort, including unveiling a new mascot, “Pierre” the Pelican. Show More Summary

Pierre The Pelican Makes Its Debut In New Orleans, Terrifies Children

The New Orleans Pelicans mascot made its debut tonight and, well, you might want to lock your doors before you scroll down and check out the photo because Pierre The Pelican is a little creepy. The New Orleans Hornets officially changed their name to the New Orleans Pelicans earlier this year. Show More Summary

Charlotte Hornets Return: Bobcats To Change Name For 2014 Season

The Charlotte Hornets will return to the NBA in 2014. The name change comes after the New Orleans Hornets announced that they would be changing their name to the New Orleans Pelicans. The Pelicans will make their debut this year while the Bobcats will wait until the 2014-15 season to change their name back to... Show More Summary

Chris Kaman Is Having Way Too Much Fun as a Free Agent

Chris Kaman has bounced around quite a bit in the past few years, getting traded from the Los Angeles Clippers to the New Orleans Hornets and then signing a one-year deal with the Dallas Mavericks. At least he seems to be having fun with his team-less predicament this time around. Show More Summary

The Andrew Bynum Sweepstakes Have Officially Begun After Nerlens Noel Trade

Hey, NBA general managers! Listen up! According to Adrian Wojnarowski of Yahoo! Sports, the Philadelphia 76ers have traded Jrue Holiday to the New Orleans Hornets in exchange for Nerlens Noel's draft rights, a 2013 second-round pick and a 2014 first-rounder. Show More Summary

A Farewell to the Jerseys, Logos and Style of the New Orleans Hornets

When the regular season came to a close, the city of New Orleans bid adieu to the "Hornets" moniker and prepared to embrace a nickname for its professional basketball franchise. Starting next season, the team will take the court as the Pelicans. Show More Summary

Final Regular Season Grades for Each New Orleans Hornets Player in 2013

The New Orleans Hornets finished the 2012-13 season with a 27-55 record, 31 games behind the Southwest Division champion San Antonio Spurs. In a year when the most dynamic players on the team missed time with injury, there wasn’t much to expect from an overall standpoint. Show More Summary

New Orleans Hornets Officially Change Name To Pelicans

New Orleans, LA — The New Orleans Hornets are no more. A day after the team finished its 2012-13 regular season, the franchise has changed its name to the New Orleans Pelicans. “We have been looking forward to this day since we announced the Pelicans as the new name,” owner Tom Benson wrote in a press [...]Show More Summary

Hornets officially renamed the New Orleans Pelicans

Following last night’s final game of the 2012-13 season, the New Orleans Hornets officially took on the team’s new identity as the New Orleans Pelicans. The team will participate in its first NBA event as the Pelicans on May 21 at the 2013 NBA Draft Lottery. As the Pelicans introduce their new mascot, new uniforms and [...]

5 Biggest Issues Dallas Mavericks Must Address This Offseason

The roller-coaster ride that was the Dallas Mavericks' season has come to an end. After their victory over the New Orleans Hornets, the Mavs close out the year right where they started it, with a.500 record. 41-41 was not good enough...Show More Summary

Notebook: Mavericks 99, Hornets 87

THE FACTS: Darren Collison scored 25 points off the bench Wednesday as the Dallas Mavericks avoided their first losing season since 1999-2000 with a 99-87 victory against the New Orleans Hornets at the American Airlines Center. Dirk Nowitzki added 16 points and nine rebounds and Shawn Marion had 15 points for Dallas (41-41).

Surprises and Disappointments from New Orleans Hornets' 2012-13 Season

The New Orleans Hornets are building for the future. As the second-youngest team in the league, the Hornets had their share of growing pains. With a 27-54 record, we’ll see another lottery pick for the newly formed Pelicans. Though, throughout the six-month grind, every team has its surprises. Show More Summary

Mavs Reach .500, Dirk Shaves Beard

Well after Dirk Nowitzki and the Mavs beat the New Orleans Hornets last night to reach.500, it didn’t take him and teammates long to shave their grisly beards. As you remember, a few months ago they had made a pact not to shave until they reached.500. I’m not sure they expected it to [...]

Revisting Preseason Predictions for the New Orleans Hornets

In the immortal words of Denny Green, the 2012-13 New Orleans Hornets "are what we thought they were." With one last game against Dallas remaining and nothing left to play for, the Hornets will likely finish the season at 27-55. If New...Show More Summary

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