Dolphins acquire LB Stephone Anthony from Saints

September 19, 2017

We have a trade. The Miami Dolphins on Tuesday acquired linebacker Stephone Anthony from the New Orleans Saints in exchange for a 2018 undisclosed draft pick. Both teams confirmed the swap. In a juicy twist of fate, Anthony and the Dolphins are slated to battle the Saints in London come Week 4. A 2015 first-round pick by New Orleans, Anthony has yet to play a down this season after starting…

Read More >>

New Orleans Pelicans announce 2017 Training Camp schedule

September 19, 2017

August 19, 2017  NEW ORLEANS – The New Orleans Pelicans announced today the team’s 2017 training camp schedule. Training camp will begin on Tuesday, September 26. Practices will be held at the Ochsner Sports Performance Center in Metairie, La. from Sept. 26-Oct. 2. The team will hold a second practice session on select days. Media availability will take place following the team’s first practice only. Training camp practices at the…

Read More >>

Pelicans to host a gear sale benefiting American Red Cross

September 19, 2017

September 19, 2017  On Tuesday, September 26th the New Orleans Pelicans will be a hosting a sale of multiple clothing items to benefit charitable hurricane relief efforts. The event will take place at the Ochsner Sports Performance Center (5800 Airline Drive, Metairie, LA 70003). The gear sale will start at 5 p.m. for all Season Ticket holders and corporate partners. The event will then be open to the general public…

Read More >>

Pelicans News Around the Web (9-19-2017)

September 19, 2017

Pelicans’ Posts: Week of September 11th See the best of Pelicans on social from the previous week with this edition of Pelicans’ Posts.Read more » New Orleans Pelicans: 5 goals for DeMarcus Cousins in 2017-18 For the third straight season, DeMarcus Cousins earned yet another All-Star appearance.Read more »

Read More >>

Pelicans' Posts: Week of September 11th

September 18, 2017

Darius Miller sends his little girl off to her first day of school! DeMarcus Cousins steps off the court and onto the field for the Saints home opener. Ian Clark poses in the new Pelicans Statement Edition Uniform at the Nike Innovation Summit! Alexis Ajinca throws his son a party for this 3rd birthday! Pierre welcomes Tony Allen to the team! Welcome to the @PelicansNBA family @aa000G9! Let’s eat!#DoItBIG pic.twitter.com/kNZoqtUs4K…

Read More >>

Pelicans News Around the Web (9-18-2017)

September 18, 2017

Pelicans’ Posts: Week of September 11th See the best of Pelicans on social from the previous week with this edition of Pelicans’ Posts.Read more » Undrafted wing Charles Cooke prepares for NBA opportunity with Pelicans Every player wants to hear his name announced by Adam Silver or Mark Tatum on draft night, but when Charles Cooke went unselected June 22, it didn’t take long for NBA teams to start contacting…

Read More >>

E’Twaun Moore positional versatility could prove valuable for Pelicans

September 18, 2017

When word spread in August that New Orleans starting small forward Solomon Hill would be sidelined for a significant portion of the season with a left hamstring injury, E’Twaun Moore quickly realized that it might impact his role in 2017-18. A 6-foot-4, six-year NBA veteran who’s generally considered a shooting guard, Moore has plenty of experience at other positions. In fact, he believes versatility and adaptability have been a factor…

Read More >>

Saints safety Kenny Vaccaro benched amid trade talks

September 18, 2017

As trade winds swirl around New Orleans Saints safety Kenny Vaccaro, the starter ended up benched midway through Sunday’s loss to the New England Patriots. Vaccaro played just 45 of 72 defensive plays (63 percent), per Next Gen Stats. Coach Sean Payton cited needing to get more “consistent” play out of his safeties as the reason for benching the former first-round pick. NFL Network Insider Ian Rapoport reported Sunday that…

Read More >>

New Orleans Saints shopping standout safety Kenny Vaccaro

September 17, 2017

Just two weeks into the season, the Saints are planning for a major move on defense. They spent the early portion of the week calling teams and shopping former first-round safety Kenny Vaccaro, according to multiple sources. A playmaker on the back end, Vaccaro is a do-everything defensive back who was a starter right off the bat for New Orleans. He’ll play this season on his fifth-year option, a one-year…

Read More >>