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Warriors' Stephen Curry wins NBA MVP award

...first-place votes and 552 points.The Oklahoma City Thunder's Russell Westbrook (352 points) finished fourth and New Orleans Pelicans big man Anthony Davis (203 points) was fifth.Curry was joined on stage by Warriors coach Steve Kerr, general...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nba/2015-05-04/warriors-stephen-curry-wins-n
Warriors roll past Grizzlies in Game 1 of West semis

...I hope, the next game, we have to bring it to our advantage."The Warriors, coming off a first-round sweep of New Orleans that earned them an eight-day layoff, picked up right where they left off.Curry pushed the pace from start to finish...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nba/2015-05-03/warriors-roll-past-grizzlies-
Stephen Curry helps Golden State complete sweep of New Orleans

NEW ORLEANS - Stephen Curry hit six 3-pointers during a 39-point night, and the Golden State Warriors cruised to 109-98 victory over the New Orleans Pelicans on Saturday, completing a sweep of their first-round playoff...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nba/2015-04-25/stephen-curry-helps-golden-st
Rants & Raves

...Loves a Woman when he was in a hardware store looking for some boards. I once heard (The Train They Call the) City of New Orleans in a hardware store, and I still remember how good it sounded. I happened to be in the fertilizer department, was that where...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-05-02/rants-raves
French Market owner to retire, eventually sell to Raes owner

...key to the Cajun-infused restaurant's success.But above all, Baldwin has been a stable fixture at the colorful, New Orleans-inspired eatery where he estimates more than half of his customers are regulars.Within the past year, though, the 64-year-old...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/local-business/2015-05-01/french-mark
Hall of Famers steal show at NFL Draft

...better person and a better football player and I think it's been helping me."Williams was taken in the third round by New Orleans. He had a DUI charge in Florida dropped recently and also was a suspect in a hit-and-run accident last year.Gregory...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nfl/2015-05-01/hall-famers-steal-show-nfl-dr
Trainer Bob Baffert feeling 'really strong' with two top favorites for Derby

...track-record time.l International Star, a versatile colt that swept the trio of Derby preps at the Fair Grounds in New Orleans. He has tactical speed to get good position, helpful in a crowded race. "He's razor sharp and rarin' to go," trainer...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2015-05-01/trainer-bob-baffert-
Justin Rose captures Zurich Classic

...22-under 266, a record total on the course southwest of New Orleans that has played host to the city's PGA Tour stop 10 times...the eighth first-time winner in the last 11 years in New Orleans. "To finish one back is still a pretty good week."Boo...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/golf/2015-04-26/justin-rose-captures-zurich-
Hudson Swafford takes it easy in 'Big Easy'

...6-under-par 66 on Friday in the suspended second round, the 2011 Georgia graduate was eager to meet some college friends from New Orleans and take advantage of being in Louisiana during crawfish season."I'm probably going to eat some mud bugs with my wife...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/golf/2015-04-24/hudson-swafford-takes-it-eas
Pelicans top Spurs, clinch playoff spot

NEW ORLEANS - Anthony Davis had 31 points and 13 rebounds and the New Orleans Pelicans earned their first playoff berth since 2011...assists, and Eric Gordon added 14 points for New Orleans, which had to win to make the postseason because...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nba/2015-04-15/pelicans-top-spurs-clinch-pla