Kyrie Irving, Kevin Love help Cavaliers roll over Grizzlies

...led Memphis with 18 points. ROCKETS 95, PELICANS 93In New Orleans,James Harden had 25 points and 10 assists, Dwight Howard...return from a two-month absence, and Houston handed New Orleans its fourth consecutive loss. BULLS 116, RAPTORS 103In Toronto...

New Orleans visitors find jazzy music in the streets

In New Orleans, music is such a dominant force it cannot...owning that corner. That's just so New Orleans."Because of the transient nature of...variety of folk, funk, rock, pop and New Orleans classics.Find them: Fridays-Sun days...

Cavaliers surge past Bucks

...Los Angeles, Blake Griffin scored 23 points, Chris Paul had 23 points and 11 assists, and the Clippers put a crimp in New Orleans' playoff hopes.J.J. Redick scored 20 points and DeAndre Jordan finished with 16 rebounds and 12 points, helping the...

Darren Sharper reaches plea agreement to settle rape charges

...the NFL pinnacle by earning a Super Bowl ring with the New Orleans Saints in an All-Pro season, Darren Sharper is looking at...Falcons in 2012 out of Fresno State.Harris was added to New Orleans' active roster off the Falcons practice squad in Week 1 of...

Ex-Tiger C.J. Spiller agrees to deal with New Orleans Saints

The New Orleans Saints and free agent running back C.J. Spiller agreed to a four-year...Kenny Stills for Mike Wallace.The Dolphins obtained Stills from New Orleans for veteran linebacker Dannell Ellerbe, a former Georgia standout, and...

Wine Time: Simonsig Pinotage 2012

...the Pinotages on the market are great, according to Jim Clark, market manager for Wines of South Africa. I met him in New Orleans at a masterclass on South African wines."It is a difficult grape to deal with, so many growers pulled out their Pinotage...

Knicks shock Spurs in overtime

...career-high 20 assists as Detroit ended a 10-game skid with a 105-95 comeback victory over Memphis. PELICANS 85, BUCKS 84In New Orleans, Anthony Davis had 20 points and 12 rebounds, and the Pelicans held off Milwaukee.Davis hit only 6 of 18 shots, but made...

Pair leads Mavericks past Thunder

...Mavericks moved into fifth place in the Western Conference and put some distance between themselves and the Thunder and New Orleans, who are a half-game apart in the race for the final playoff spot. RAPTORS 117, PACERS 98In Indianapolis, Kyle Lowry...

Opportunity School Districts provide 'no excuses' approach to school success

...excuses" philosophy was the basis for our version of the Opportunity School District in Louisiana. It has worked well. In New Orleans, for example, 67 percent of students attended failing schools before schools were placed in the statewide district in 2005...

Warriors cruise past Hawks for NBA's best record

...set in 1975-76. ... Kerr called late teammate Jack Haley, who died Monday at age 51, "one of the most colorful characters I've ever been around."UP NEXTHawks: At Oklahoma City on Friday.Warriors: Host New Orleans on Friday.