| Pelicans Talk|| Pelicans Paraphernalia Proliferation - 42 on 4/27/13 at 3:19 am|
I was at Penn and Teller tonight and saw some Pelicans hats and more at the show and around Biloxi.
Anyone else noticing Peli-gear outside of your normal social circle?...
| Pelicans Talk|| Hornets Further Reduce Some Season Ticket Prices - 42 on 4/18/13 at 9:08 pm|
There are now “Value” seats in The Balcony that are discounted by roughly 60% from the comparable balcony seats. These seats are, of course, the seats in higher row numbers, and the starting row is 7 to 15, depending.
They are serious in trying to pack the Arena.
| Pelicans Talk|| pelicans.com redirects to nba.com/pelicans now - 42 on 4/17/13 at 11:39 pm|
It used to redirect to nba.com/hornets.
They are wasting no time....
| Pelicans Talk|| Remembering "Hornets" - 42 on 4/14/13 at 12:58 am|
I normally don't do this, but I felt like sharing this one. It's a retrospective mostly; no real news there, but maybe some details you didn't know or some nice memories.
It's too long to post in its entirety, so I link. Sorry in advance if that offends you, if it's not your cup of tea, or if you...
| Pelicans Talk|| GV Out Tonight - 42 on 4/12/13 at 3:26 pm|
| Pelicans Talk|| Free Clippers Tickets - 42 on 3/27/13 at 2:44 am|
Got some free tickets to see the Clippers sink tonight.
Send an email to 42@(url for that other site) from an address where you can get pdf's and can print tickets. Need to know the quantity, up to 4 in a row. Don't get cute.
Don't let the attendance trolls win . . . snatch these up, then ask...
| Pelicans Talk|| Ankle Sidelining Gordon Tonight - 42 on 3/25/13 at 6:05 pm|
| Pelicans Talk|| Austin Rivers Out 4 - 6 Weeks - 42 on 3/6/13 at 10:32 pm|
New Orleans Hornets G Austin Rivers suffered a fracture of the fourth metacarpal bone in his right hand during tonight’s game against the Los Angeles Lakers. Rivers is expected to miss 4-6 weeks with the injury....
| Pelicans Talk|| Hornets Radio Question for You - 42 on 2/26/13 at 10:23 pm|
Suppose . . . just suppose . . . that a 1h weekly radio show dedicated to the Hornets was going to start.
Suppose it was hosted by two Hornets247 writers, but none of the `favorites' and no one affiliated with TP, WWL, etc.
Suppose it was on an AM station that streamed online and made the show...
| Pelicans Talk|| Projecting Austin Rivers’ Development - 42 on 2/15/13 at 10:27 pm|
Here is the start of an article about Rivers that a H247 reader penned. It's a look at groups of one-and-done guards and how they have improved. It shows that the group that Rivers fits in (the ones that play poorly their first year) improve a good deal after year one, and some go on to be solid pla...
| Pelicans Talk|| Pelicans News from Team's Spanish Broadcaster, Emilo Peralta - 42 on 1/22/13 at 4:39 pm|
Short: Pelicans soon.
Acabo de salir de reunion con Hornets-Saints: es oficial. El jueves anunciaran el cambio de nombre y mostrar logos, uniformes de Pelicanos
@hornets se llamaran Pelicans. Anuncio sera en arena el jueves a 3pm. Gov. Jindal estara presente
| Pelicans Talk|| Stein Says McGuire Get Waived Is Realistic Possibility - 42 on 1/4/13 at 11:32 am|
"Look for Hornets to waive Dominic McGuire today. McGuire's contract woulda been guaranteed for rest of season if still on roster by Tuesday."
I'm not sure why it'd have to be today unless he has to clear waivers, etc. or it has to do...
| Pelicans Talk|| Interview with Stern About New Orleans NBA Franchise - 42 on 12/4/12 at 11:10 pm|
NBA Commissioner David Stern will be in New Orleans on Wednesday to attend the New Orleans Hornets-Lakers game at the New Orleans Arena. In a phone interview Tuesday afternoon, he talked about his relationship with ...
| Pelicans Talk|| Hornets Game Broadcast Update for Dish, Mississippi, more - 42 on 11/6/12 at 7:32 pm|
People all around have been having some issues finding games or have been worried they won't `keep' the games. I compliled the most common worries and got the following answers.
Reply with more issue in the thread. I'll see what I can do.
Mississippi: Hornets games will be on Fox Sports Sout...
| Pelicans Talk|| FSNO on Charter and More - 42 on 10/30/12 at 7:05 pm|
Confirmed from FSNO.
FOX Sports New Orleans Further Increases TV Distribution for Hornets Games
Charter Communications and Other Local Providers Sign on to Carry Hornets Telecasts
Hornets Telecasts will be Available To Over 2.5 million TV Homes
Across Louisiana, Mississippi, and Alabama...
| Pelicans Talk|| Cautious Approach with Gordon - 42 on 10/1/12 at 1:25 pm|
The New Orleans Hornets announced today that Hornets guard Eric Gordon will have limited participation in training camp due to soreness in his right knee. Eric experienced soreness in his right knee while participating in voluntary workouts with the team at the end of the summer. Gordon underwent ar...
| Pelicans Talk|| Hornets Add 3 Players for Camp - 42 on 10/1/12 at 11:37 am|
The New Orleans Hornets announced today that they have signed three free agents (Solomon Alabi, Dominique Morrison and Chris Wright). Per team policy, terms of the contracts were not released. With the additions, the Hornets current training camp roster stands at 17 players.
Alabi (7-1, 252) spen...
| Pelicans Talk|| Chiba on Oak Giving Free Dessert to Hornets Fans - 42 on 9/30/12 at 7:44 pm|
No ad here, just a `coupon' for Hornets fans. Show this artcile:
at the restaurant, order a full priced entree, and get a free dessert. One per table, yada yada yada.
Point is, those guys at that site and the other forum ...
| Pelicans Talk|| Hornets and Champions Square - 42 on 8/14/12 at 3:34 pm|
Looks like their Friday Night package will match up with enhanced pre-game shows and Champions Square.
| Pelicans Talk|| Some Hornets Operations Moving to Metairie - 42 on 8/7/12 at 7:15 pm|
Not everything is over on Airline at this point, and I'm not sure what the plan is long term, but there is a shift of some personnel into Jefferson Parish.
While potentially expected, it being realized has consequences: This seems like circumstantial evidence that the practice facility will be o...
| Pelicans Talk|| Questions for Post-Draft Press Conference - 42 on 6/29/12 at 11:33 am|
I'm there at noon. Got some questions I can actually ask?...
| Pelicans Talk|| Hornets Extend Qualifying Offer to Eric Gordon - 42 on 6/28/12 at 4:23 pm|
The New Orleans Hornets announced today that the team has extended a qualifying offer to guard Eric Gordon for the 2012-13 season, making him a restricted free agent. Per team policy, financial details were not disclosed.
Gordon averaged a team-leading 20.6 points in addition to 3.4 assists, 2.8 ...
| Pelicans Talk|| Benson Officially Buys Team, Lease Extended - 42 on 6/15/12 at 7:36 pm|
The purchase of the New Orleans Hornets by Tom Benson was completed today after having been approved by the National Basketball Association’s Board of Governors. Per league policy, the terms of the transaction were not released. Tom Benson is now officially the new owner of the New Orleans Hornets.
| Music Board|| 90-Year-Old Acting Legend CHRISTOPHER LEE To Release '100% Heavy Metal' Album - 42 on 6/10/12 at 4:40 pm|
[quote]Legendary actor Christopher Lee, who has appeared in such cinematic milestones as "Lord Of The Rings", "Star Wars", "The Man With The Golden Gun" and "Dracula", has celebrated his 90th birthday by releasing a second heavy metal album.
The singer-actor's first creation, "Charlemagne: By The...
| Pelicans Talk|| Unibrows and The Unibrow - 42 on 6/2/12 at 5:26 am|
Who else just got awesomer because they have a legit unibrow? Who has been grooming it away but will now let it hang loose?
To be clear, I've been sporting mine for more than 20 years....
| Pelicans Talk|| HB 2 Passed the Senate - 42 on 5/31/12 at 4:39 pm|
There's a little more of the dog and pony show, but this opens the door to $50m for the Arena upgrades (mostly next offseason), provided the funding materializes, which is largely Jindal's decision, so it's likely.
This passage is a requirement for the lease amendement to engage.
This is impor...