Report: Hornets to become Pelicans – ESPN

January 25, 2013 by tiff  
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Report: Hornets to become Pelicans ESPN The Hornets moved to New Orleans from Charlotte in 2002. When Benson bought the team earlier this year, he said he would like to change the name to something more fitting of Louisiana. His wife, Gayle, reiterated that idea and added that the franchise …

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Help us rename and redesign the Hornets – ESPN (blog)

April 19, 2012 by admin  
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Sports Chat Place Help us rename and redesign the Hornets ESPN (blog) By Paul Lukas | ESPN.com As you may have heard, new Hornets owner Tom Benson wants to change the team's name to something more New Orleans -y. Remember, the Hornets were originally based in Charlotte, so the team's name has no Nola connection

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New owner Tom Benson wants to bring ‘Jazz’ nickname back to New Orleans – SportingNews.com

April 15, 2012 by admin  
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NOLA.com New owner Tom Benson wants to bring 'Jazz' nickname back to New Orleans SportingNews.com Tom Benson, who has agreed to purchase the Hornets for a reported $338 million, wants to change the name of the team to something more identifiable with the city of New Orleans . The name “Hornets” moved with the team when previous owner George Shinn … NBA commissioner David Stern committed to keeping the Hornets in New Orleans NOLA.com New Orleans Saints Owner Tom Benson Says Drew Brees Deal is Near: Fan Reaction Yahoo! Sports New Orleans Saints owner Tom Benson marches in and save the Hornets New York Daily News SB Nation

Victims of Gulf oil spill hope trial brings justice – Fox News

February 26, 2012 by admin  
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Fox News Victims of Gulf oil spill hope trial brings justice Fox News NEW ORLEANS – Billions of dollars are on the line when a federal trial opens Monday over the reams of litigation spawned by the nation's worst offshore oil disaster, though those whose losses can't be repaid are hoping for something more elusive: … BP oil spill victims hope trial brings elusive justice Detroit Free Press all 228 news articles