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13-Year-Old Steph Curry Already Had Sick Moves

13-Year-Old Steph Curry Already Had Sick Moves

deadspin.com Updated 20 hours ago
The Toronto Star found this video of a 13-year-old Curry (number 12) leading the Queensway Christian College Saints Grade 7 and 8 boys basketball team up against the school staff—and his father—during the 2001-02 school year. Not surprisingly, the team …
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  • New Orleans Saints coaching staff: How they connected before th…

    New Orleans Saints coaching staff: How they connected before they were here

    nola.com 19 hours ago
    The coaching business is a small world, and head coach Sean Payton could rely on both connections and resumes when hiring new staff members.
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  • Recent cuts put Atlanta Falcons in far different free-agent buy…

    Recent cuts put Atlanta Falcons in far different free-agent buying position than New Orleans Saints, report says

    nola.com 21 hours ago
    Recent cuts by the Falcons have put the team $31.8 million below the expected $143 million salary cap, the Atlanta Journal-Constitution website reported.
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  • Report:  Rita Benson LeBlanc grabbed, shook Gayle Benson before…

    Report: Rita Benson LeBlanc grabbed, shook Gayle Benson before December game

    The Benson Family Feud features hard feelings and strong opinions and high stakes and plenty of lawyers, sparked by Saints owner Tom Benson’s decision to re-write his will in a way that altered the succession plan for his NFL and NBA franchises. A new r…
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  • New Orleans Saints' Orson Charles receives diversion in alleged…

    New Orleans Saints' Orson Charles receives diversion in alleged 'road rage' incident, according to report

    nola.com Feb 27 (yesterday)
    Charles was signed to the Saints practice squad last September. He signed a futures contract for 2015 after the season.
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  • Sean Payton at MIT conference: Analytics an important part of h…

    Sean Payton at MIT conference: Analytics an important part of how New Orleans Saints practice, prepare for games

    nola.com Feb 27 (yesterday)
    "I think you have to rely on your gut, but during the week that data can shape the way you feel and what your gut is," Payton said.
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  • Who should the New Orleans Saints target in free agency once th…

    Who should the New Orleans Saints target in free agency once the cap issue is solved?

    nola.com Feb 27 (yesterday)
    The Saints are capable of creating more than enough cap room to make improvements for 2015
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  • As Junior Galette's giant bonus looms, New Orleans Saints face …

    As Junior Galette's giant bonus looms, New Orleans Saints face tough decisions

    nola.com Feb 27 (2 days ago)
    Galette's fully guaranteed roster bonus takes effect March 13. If the Saints can't void the guarantee, they'll likely convert the roster bonus to a signing bonus, alleviating what would be a brutal salary cap hit in 2015.
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  • Could flooded RB market lower Mark Ingram’s price tag?

    Could flooded RB market lower Mark Ingram’s price tag?

    ESPN.com Feb 27 (2 days ago)
    New Orleans Saints running back Mark Ingram did just about everything he could last season to boost his value heading into free agency. But I still think it’s possible that Ingram can remain in an affordable price range for the Saints to keep him (maybe…
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  • Does New Orleans Saints helmet need a makeover?

    Does New Orleans Saints helmet need a makeover?

    nola.com Feb 26 (3 days ago)
    New Orleans Saints helmet listed as one of top five in need of a makeover.
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  • Tom Benson’s request for expedited review in battle over contro…

    Tom Benson’s request for expedited review in battle over control of assets denied

    profootballtalk.com nola.com Feb 26 (3 days ago)
    On February 9, a judge in Bexar County, Texas ruled that Saints owner Tom Benson needed assistance in managing his assets and appointed two people to do that while Benson and members of his family continue their litigation in New Orleans over Benson’s d…
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  • Judge rules for Adrian Peterson, paving way for reinstatement

    Judge rules for Adrian Peterson, paving way for reinstatement

    nola.com Feb 26 (3 days ago)
    NFL spokesman Brian McCarthy said the league will "review the decision."
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  • New pass-rusher projected to Saints in Todd McShay’s latest moc…

    New pass-rusher projected to Saints in Todd McShay’s latest mock draft

    ESPN.com Feb 26 (3 days ago)
    ESPN draft analyst Todd McShay stuck with a pass-rusher for the New Orleans Saints in his latest mock draft (requires Insider access). But he switched from Florida’s Dante Fowler Jr. to Clemson’s Vic Beasley after both improved their stock during last w…
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  • Tyler Jangula, who went through mini-camp with Saints in 2009, …

    Tyler Jangula, who went through mini-camp with Saints in 2009, dies in North Dakota

    nola.com Feb 26 (3 days ago)
    Jangula, who was 28, died on Feb. 1, just two days after undergoing surgery for a torn Achilles, according to the Fargo (N.D.) Forum.
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  • Mark Ingram, Patrick Robinson top Saints' potential free agents…

    Mark Ingram, Patrick Robinson top Saints' potential free agents, and other links

    nola.com Feb 26 (3 days ago)
    Three mock drafts, three different opinions on the Saints' pick
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  • Signing Reggie Bush isn't the solution to the New Orleans Saint…

    Signing Reggie Bush isn't the solution to the New Orleans Saints' problems

    nola.com Feb 25 (4 days ago)
    Former Saints star is a long shot to sign with Saints
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  • LSED, SMG awaiting offical commitment from Saints on Mercedes-B…

    LSED, SMG awaiting offical commitment from Saints on Mercedes-Benz Superdome upgrades

    nola.com Feb 25 (4 days ago)
    A new HD room and scoreboards and video boards are in the works for Mercedes-Benz Superdome and Smoothie King Center.
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  • New Orleans Saints' Terry Fontenot has greater 'voice' in front…

    New Orleans Saints' Terry Fontenot has greater 'voice' in front office after changes

    nola.com Feb 25 (4 days ago)
    "When you have a person like Ryan (Pace) leave, multiple people have to step up," Fontenot said.
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  • Former New Orleans Saints tight end Boo Williams shares struggl…

    Former New Orleans Saints tight end Boo Williams shares struggle with depression in ESPN story

    nola.com Feb 25 (4 days ago)
    Williams told ESPN he planned to end his life on the railroad tracks in the shadow of the team's headquarters in Metairie.
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  • Winners from the 2015 NFL Scouting Combine

    Winners from the 2015 NFL Scouting Combine

    nola.com Feb 25 (4 days ago)
    A look at 10 players that improved their draft stock with strong performances a the NFL Scouting Combine in Indianapolis last weekend.
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  • What will the New Orleans Saints do to get under the cap? Chat …

    What will the New Orleans Saints do to get under the cap? Chat with Katherine Terrell at 11 a.m.

    nola.com Feb 25 (4 days ago)
    Send in your questions about the Saints and their offseason progress
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  • Video - Pelicans Squeak By Heat 01:08

    Pelicans Squeak By Heat

    Feb 27
    Alexis Ajinca had 24 points, including the game winner, in the Pelicans' 104-102 victory over the Heat.
  • Video - Friday's Pro Basketball Picks 04:18

    Friday's Pro Basketball Picks

    Feb 27
    ESPN Chalk's Erin Rynning takes a look at Friday's Miami-New Orleans and Oklahoma City-Portland matchups.
  • Video - Pelicans Stun Raptors 01:03

    Pelicans Stun Raptors

    Feb 23
    Six Pelicans scored in double figures in New Orleans' 100-97 win over Toronto.
  • Video - Wade, Whiteside In Sync 00:24

    Wade, Whiteside In Sync

    Feb 21
    Heat center Hassan Whiteside throws down a two-handed alley-oop from guard Dwyane Wade in the second quarter against the Pelicans.

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