| New Orleans Saints Talk|| Mark Ingram - Pro Bowler - eyeran on 1/19/15 at 5:07 pm|
[quote]New Orleans Saints running back Mark Ingram has been named to the 2015 Pro Bowl squad, it was announced by the Saints and the National Football League Monday. It is Ingram’s first career Pro Bowl selection and he is the first Saints running back to be selected since Deuce McAllister for the 2...
| Pelicans Talk|| The "hot rumor" circulating according to Ric Bucher - eyeran on 1/8/15 at 10:33 pm|
Fwiw, take anything Bucher says with a grain of salt, but:[quote]The love for all things Louisiana by Pelicans owner Tom Benson and his wife, Gayle, is well-known. That could be why the hot rumor circulating around the league right now is that if Benson decides the team is not meeting expectations a...
| More Sports Board|| Dion Waiters to OKC. JR Smith to Cleveland - eyeran on 1/5/15 at 6:29 pm|
[quote]Chris Broussard @Chris_Broussard about 5 minutes ago
Sources: JR Smith and Shumpert to Cavs: Dion Waiters to OKC; Lance Thomas from OKC to Knicks; Lou Amundson/Alex Kirk from Cavs to knicks
| Pelicans Talk|| Pelicans zeroed in on PG Gal Mekel - eyeran on 12/4/14 at 2:19 pm|
[quote]Marc Stein ?@ESPNSteinLine 1m1 minute ago
Sources say Pelicans this week auditioned various PGs (including Diante Garrett & Eric Maynor) and have zeroed in on second-year guard Mekel[/quote]
[quote]Marc Stein ?@ESPNSteinLine 2m2 minutes ago
Procedural delay getting new Visa scuttled In...
| Pelicans Talk|| Aminu's got the answer for Anthony Davis - eyeran on 10/31/14 at 9:38 pm|
[quote]Dwain Price @DwainPrice · 3m 3 minutes ago
"He’s not the strongest guy, so you try to beat him up a little bit.'' -- #Mavs F Al-Farouq Aminu on #Pelicans F Anthony Davis[/quote]Ol' rainbow shot is in for a world of hurt....
| Pelicans Talk|| And it begins again...Evans out 3-5 weeks - eyeran on 9/27/14 at 2:20 pm|
[quote]NEW ORLEANS - The New Orleans Pelicans announced today that guard Tyreke Evans is expected to miss 3-5 weeks with a strained right hamstring.
"Tyreke injured his hamstring playing pickup basketball out of town last week,” stated General Manager Dell Demps. “He is back in New Orleans rehabb...
| More Sports Board|| Bill Burr's take on NFL pregame shows - eyeran on 9/11/14 at 12:38 am|
"Dude ya gotta have a fricking clock in ya head kid. One-one thousand..." :lol: :bow:...
| Movie/TV Board|| Fargo gets a second season - eyeran on 7/21/14 at 12:11 pm|
[quote]Has FX given a second season order to Noah Hawley’s “Fargo” miniseries? You betcha.
The network announced Monday at Television Critics Association that it has renewed the adaption of Joel and Ethan Coen’s popular film, which recently racked up an astounding 18 Emmy nominations. Similar to ...
| Movie/TV Board|| Colin Farrell in negotiatons for True Detective S.2 - eyeran on 7/11/14 at 12:49 pm|
[quote]I can tell you that Colin Farrell is deep in negotiations to play one of what is expected to be three main roles in Season Two. HBO has been mum about cast so far, as rumors have swirled that Jessica Chastain and some others will be one of the other leads. HBO would not confirm any of the pot...
| Pelicans Talk|| Pels trade future 1st round pick for Omer Asik - eyeran on 6/25/14 at 9:10 pm|
[quote]Adrian Wojnarowski ?@WojYahooNBA 1m
Houston is finalizing a deal to send Omer Asik to New Orleans, league source tells Yahoo Sports.[/quote]
[quote]Sam Amick ?@sam_amick 1m
Rockets will get New Orleans' first rounder for next season in exchange for Omer Asik, I'm told.[/quote]...
| Pelicans Talk|| Is The Arena's new paint job, news? - eyeran on 4/16/14 at 8:08 pm|
Lauscha just said during the game they've decided to change the exterior color(at least partially due to fan pressure), along with the rest of the exterior renovations.
No more bathroom tiles. Hooooooray!!!! :nana:
| Pelicans Talk|| The Pelicans played zero games this season with their full roster - eyeran on 4/15/14 at 10:38 pm|
A conversation we were having in the Jrue/Tyreke thread got me looking at our rotations and minutes this year.
Holiday, Gordon, Evans, Anderson, and Davis were on the court 12 games together this year.
If you count games that Davis, Anderson, and Gordon left early due to injury, that group pl...
| Pelicans Talk|| USA Basketball Rosters cut to 28 - Davis makes the cut - eyeran on 1/22/14 at 8:56 pm|
[quote]Durant and Love committed last summer to playing in this year's tournament in Spain -- which runs from Aug. 30-Sept. 14 -- with Harden also expected to join them. Davis is considered another young cornerstone within USAB and is widely seen as another lock to be on the 12-man squad bound for S...
| Pelicans Talk|| Pelicans are letting Pierre Jackson's reps seek a trade - eyeran on 1/6/14 at 4:17 pm|
[quote]Marc J. Spears ?@SpearsNBAYahoo 45s
Pelicans granted permission to reps of the D-League's leading scorer Pierre Jackson to find a trade, sources said. Pels own his draft rights[/quote]...
| Pelicans Talk|| ESPN top 25 players under 25 - eyeran on 12/11/13 at 3:47 pm|
[quote]This season, we ranked our top 25 under 25 based not on who they are now, but who they can become. It's not solely based on potential as much as the projection on how much of that full potential can be reached. In a sense, this ranking represents how these players would be drafted if each was...
| Pelicans Talk|| NBA.com now has game logs w/video links to errrthing - eyeran on 11/25/13 at 2:57 pm|
Video of every shot a player takes, make or miss. Video of every assist, rebound, steal, turnover. Free throws
Hours of more productive ways to spend my life are now down the drain...
[link=(http://stats.nba.com/playerGameLogs.html?PlayerID=203076&pageNo=1&rowsPerPage=25)]A link to AD's page[/...
| Pelicans Talk|| Paul George on your Pelicans - eyeran on 10/30/13 at 11:17 pm|
[quote]“They’ve got unbelievable guards, probably one of the best guard tandems in this league. Their ability to get to the rim is good no matter what defense we were playing. They were still able to attack and get to the basket, and Roy is always there to protect that. Not having him out there just...
| New Orleans Saints Talk|| Because we demanded more Hebert - eyeran on 9/23/13 at 3:53 pm|
[quote]The 1350 morning will begin with a new “hyper local” sports show from 6 to 9 a.m., hosted by T-Bob Hebert, son of WWL stalwart Bobby Hebert, and Saints on-the-field broadcaster Kristian Garic.
ESPN will no longer be part of the 1350 picture. The national radio broadcast will be replaced by...
| Pelicans Talk|| Chris Paul is the new NBPA President; Roger Mason VP - eyeran on 8/21/13 at 7:09 pm|
[quote]NBPA ?@TheNBPA 3m
Congratulations to #thenbpa newest elected President @CP3!!! #nbpa2013
NBPA ?@TheNBPA 2m
Congratulations to #thenbpa First Vice President @MoneyMase!!! #nbpa2013[/quote]Congrats to the two former Hornets greats!!!
| Pelicans Talk|| Looks like the jersey unveiling is August 1 - eyeran on 7/25/13 at 3:06 am|
Looks like Jrue let the news out in the last line of this SI article that I was already planning on posting before they dropped that news at the end. Its a really exciting article.
[quote]Initial jokes aside, Holiday eventually got in line with The Franchise.
“The color scheme is dope,” he said. “...