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Pelicans Earn Eighth Seed in Hard-Fought Game - My Experience

I have been a New Orleans basketball fan since I was a kid. I started cheering for the team when Chris Paul turned the franchise from an 18 win team to a 56 win team in just three seasons. 564 more words

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Orleans Civil Court judge receives medical reports in Tom Benson case

NEW ORLEANS (WGNO) – Medical reports in the Tom Benson case were delivered to Orleans Parish Civil District Court Judge Kern Reese late Wednesday, court spokesman Walt Pierce said. 81 more words


Judge okays doctor panel to examine Saints & Pels owner Tom Benson

NEW ORLEANS (WGNO) — Wednesday afternoon, a judge approved the three doctor panel that will conduct a medical evaluation of Tom Benson, the owner of the New Orleans Saints and Pelicans. 142 more words


Letter from Saints owner Tom Benson to season ticket holders

Saints owner Tom Benson concluded a page-long letter to season ticket holders with his personal thanks for the love and support fans have shown he and his wife Gayle during the last few “difficult weeks.” 73 more words


NFL removes Rita LeBlanc from 2 Saints league committees

(WGNO) – The NFL reaffirmed its support for Saints owner Tom Benson in his ongoing legal fight for control of the Saints and Pelicans.

On Thursday, the NFL removed granddaughter Rita LeBlanc from a pair of league committees. 48 more words


Expert tells what might be on Benson's medical test

NEW ORLEANS (WGNO) — Dr. Howard Osofsky has been the LSU Health Psychiatry Chair for nearly 30 years.  He knows all about the type of medical examination that a… 424 more words


Saints owner Tom Benson ordered to undergo exam

New Orleans Saints owner Tom Benson reportedly must undergo physical and mental evaluations as members of his family fight over his competency.

A judge ruled Tuesday that Benson’s capability of handling his affairs, including the succession plan for the Saints and New Orleans Pelicans, must be determined, according to ESPN. 46 more words