WrestleMania, the most popular live, pay-per-view event in professional wrestling, is likely headed back to New Orleans in 2018.
Tuesday, January 03, 2017
Friday, December 30, 2016
There’s a side to Baker Mayfield — beyond the string of accolades, not to mention this season's 71 percent passing completion and 38 touchdowns — that doesn’t often catch the eye of fans, teammate Dede Westbrook said.
Friday, December 16, 2016
It all came back to Jay Hopson on Wednesday when his Southern Miss football team arrived for Saturday's New Orleans Bowl.
Sunday, December 04, 2016
Oklahoma coach Bob Stoops has experienced it first hand — an underdog team coming into the Allstate Sugar Bowl and pulling off the shocker because the favorite was perhaps a little unmotivated.
Wednesday, November 30, 2016
The Bayou Classic football game saw its attendance continue to grow this year, with more than 67,800 fans turning out for the annual match-up between Southern University and Grambling State University, nearly reaching pre-Katrina levels.
Thursday, November 24, 2016
Wednesday, November 23, 2016
Thursday, November 10, 2016
For the city of New Orleans, this news was as special as Michael Jordan’s jumper in 1982, as surprising to most as Chris Webber’s timeout in 1993.
Tuesday, November 08, 2016
Saturday, October 29, 2016
In the past two seasons, the Loyola women's basketball team has finished second in the Southern States Athletic Conference, only to win the conference tournament.
In coach Mike Newell's first season, Dillard surprised the Gulf Coast Athletic Conference by winning the postseason tournament and then scoring a win in the NAIA tournament.
Saturday, September 10, 2016
Images from the 5th annual Saints Kickoff Run in Champions Square in New Orleans, La., Saturday September 10, 2016. This year, the run was held the day before the opening of the season and celebrated the 50th anniversary of the Saints.
Thursday, September 01, 2016
Wednesday, August 31, 2016
Thursday, August 25, 2016
Saturday, August 06, 2016
On Friday night, as the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio kicked off with its opening ceremony, people in New Orleans decided to take to Twitter to localize the Summer Games.
Tuesday, July 26, 2016
Delgado baseball coach and athletic director Joe Scheuermann will receive the Eddie Robinson Award as part of the Greater New Orleans Sports Hall of Fame banquet Aug. 6 at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome.
Thursday, July 14, 2016
When Nick Daniel completed the second round of the Louisiana Golf Association Junior Amateur Championship, he had no designs on winning the tournament. After all, he was 1-over par through the first two rounds and eight strokes out of first place.
Saturday, July 09, 2016
Going back to their little league days on the fields of the Slidell Bantam Baseball Association, Will and Clayton Harris are arguably two of the best baseball players to ever come out of the city.
Tuesday, June 28, 2016
From the late 1940s until the early 1990s, the Sugar Bowl Junior Tennis Tournament was one of the biggest local competitions for the area’s best young players.
Monday, June 27, 2016
Mary Chauvin, a senior at Hammond High, birdied the last two holes at English Turn in New Orleans to capture the Louisiana Women’s Golf Association Amateur Championship with a 1-up victory over Abbey Daniel of Covington.
Wednesday, May 18, 2016
Clemson quarterback Deshaun Watson wasn't expecting any revelations about what he could have done differently to lead the Tigers to a national championship last season.