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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 …Upvote Share Tweet
New Orleans Saints coaching staff: How they connected before they were herenola.com 19 hours agoThe coaching business is a small world, and head coach Sean Payton could rely on both connections and resumes when hiring new staff members.Upvote Share Tweet
Recent cuts put Atlanta Falcons in far different free-agent buying position than New Orleans Saints, report saysnola.com 21 hours agoRecent cuts by the Falcons have put the team $31.8 million below the expected $143 million salary cap, the Atlanta Journal-Constitution website reported.Upvote Share TweetThe 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…Upvote Share Tweet
New Orleans Saints' Orson Charles receives diversion in alleged 'road rage' incident, according to reportCharles was signed to the Saints practice squad last September. He signed a futures contract for 2015 after the season.Upvote Share Tweet
Sean Payton at MIT conference: Analytics an important part of how New Orleans Saints practice, prepare for games"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.Upvote Share TweetThe Saints are capable of creating more than enough cap room to make improvements for 2015Upvote Share Tweet
As Junior Galette's giant bonus looms, New Orleans Saints face tough decisionsnola.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.Upvote Share Tweet
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…Upvote Share Tweet
Does New Orleans Saints helmet need a makeover?New Orleans Saints helmet listed as one of top five in need of a makeover.Upvote Share TweetOn 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…Upvote Share TweetNFL spokesman Brian McCarthy said the league will "review the decision."Upvote Share TweetESPN.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…Upvote Share Tweet
Tyler Jangula, who went through mini-camp with Saints in 2009, dies in North DakotaJangula, who was 28, died on Feb. 1, just two days after undergoing surgery for a torn Achilles, according to the Fargo (N.D.) Forum.Upvote Share Tweet
Mark Ingram, Patrick Robinson top Saints' potential free agents, and other linksThree mock drafts, three different opinions on the Saints' pickUpvote Share TweetFormer Saints star is a long shot to sign with SaintsUpvote Share Tweet
LSED, SMG awaiting offical commitment from Saints on Mercedes-Benz Superdome upgradesA new HD room and scoreboards and video boards are in the works for Mercedes-Benz Superdome and Smoothie King Center.Upvote Share Tweet
New Orleans Saints' Terry Fontenot has greater 'voice' in front office after changes"When you have a person like Ryan (Pace) leave, multiple people have to step up," Fontenot said.Upvote Share Tweet
Former New Orleans Saints tight end Boo Williams shares struggle with depression in ESPN storyWilliams told ESPN he planned to end his life on the railroad tracks in the shadow of the team's headquarters in Metairie.Upvote Share Tweet
Winners from the 2015 NFL Scouting CombineA look at 10 players that improved their draft stock with strong performances a the NFL Scouting Combine in Indianapolis last weekend.Upvote Share Tweet
What will the New Orleans Saints do to get under the cap? Chat with Katherine Terrell at 11 a.m.Send in your questions about the Saints and their offseason progressUpvote Share Tweet
Pelicans Squeak By HeatFeb 27Alexis Ajinca had 24 points, including the game winner, in the Pelicans' 104-102 victory over the Heat.
Friday's Pro Basketball PicksFeb 27ESPN Chalk's Erin Rynning takes a look at Friday's Miami-New Orleans and Oklahoma City-Portland matchups.
Pelicans Stun RaptorsFeb 23Six Pelicans scored in double figures in New Orleans' 100-97 win over Toronto.
Wade, Whiteside In SyncFeb 21Heat center Hassan Whiteside throws down a two-handed alley-oop from guard Dwyane Wade in the second quarter against the Pelicans.
Watch liveFeb 26Phil Jackson is in the arena tonight for the Nebraska-Ohio State game on ESPN, likely to get a look at the Buckeyes' D'Angelo Russell, currently No. 4...
ESPN NowFeb 26S Mike Mitchell's restructuring will save the Steelers more than $2.4M of cap room, a source tells ESPN's John Clayton. Mitchell converted a $2M roste...
ESPN NowFeb 25Some within the Chicago organization cling to hope that a Derrick Rose return in the six-week range is feasible, sources told ESPN's Marc Stein. But t...
ESPN NowFeb 25Patrick Kane will miss at least 24 calendar days. He could reportedly be out as much as 10 weeks and miss the start of the postseason, meaning the Bla...