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ATF forms gun crime unit after record confiscations in 2022

NEW ORLEANS — According to the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, and Firearms, last year law enforcement seized about 1600 guns in New Orleans. 1100 of them were stolen from vehicles. “Primarily handguns,” said Marlin Ford, the Assistant Special Agent in Charge for the ATF in the New Orleans area....
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RUMOR: More smoke billowing around Hawks’ John Collins trade to Pelicans

Despite the fact that John Collins has constantly been dragged around as one of the likeliest players to be moved before the February trade deadline, the fact still remains that he’s currently still a member of the Atlanta Hawks. This could all change, however, with the New Orleans Pelicans reportedly showing significant interest in acquiring the services of the 6-foot-9 power forward.
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Report: Sean Payton ‘still in play’ for 2 teams

Sean Payton seemed at one point like he would almost certainly be back coaching with an NFL team next season, but there have been numerous reports over the past week that he is leaning toward remaining at FOX. That is not a done deal yet, according to one NFL insider. Ian Rapoport of NFL Media... The post Report: Sean Payton ‘still in play’ for 2 teams appeared first on Larry Brown Sports.
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Four Pelicans players listed as out for Saturday home game vs. Wizards

With the return of Brandon Ingram to the lineup Wednesday, New Orleans got a bit closer to full strength, but the Pelicans still have four players officially listed as out on their Friday injury report, including three for health reasons. That group includes Dyson Daniels (right ankle sprain), E.J. Liddell (right knee ACL injury recovery), Dereon Seabron (G League two-way) and Zion Williamson (right hamstring strain). Saturday’s home game vs. Washington tips off at 7 p.m. and will be broadcast by Bally Sports New Orleans and WRNO 99.5 FM.

Sources: Houston targeting new offensive line coach from AAC champion Tulane

After helping Tulane to a record-setting 12-win season that included the American Athletic Conference title and was capped with a dramatic, come-from-behind win against powerhouse USC in the Cotton Bowl, Eman Naghavi could be set for a homecoming of sorts. Sources tell FootballScoop that Naghavi, who spent the 2022 season...

New Order in New Orleans, LA Mar 18th, 2023 – presale code

A presale password for another New Order presale is available below. While the New Order pre-sale is underway you will have a fantastic opportunity to buy presale tickets before their public sale. If you can’t get your tickets to New Order’s concert in New Orleans, LA during this pre-sale you...

This Louisiana fishing boat captain has been arrested for alleged fraud

A Metairie fishing and hunting guide has been arrested on accusations of fraud after he allegedly took payments for charter trips but never showed up, authorities said Friday. Christopher Pike Jr., 38, has violated state charter guide regulations 10 times since 2017, according to a state Department of Wildlife and Fisheries statement. His 24-foot boat is now under a court-issued seizure order, department officials said.

PFF picks Rashid Shaheed as an early Saints breakout candidate for 2023

It didn’t take long for Rashid Shaheed to earn his place in the New Orleans Saints receiving corps — once his coaches let him get out on the field, anyway. Rasheed played at least 43% of the team’s snaps starting in Week 11 last season and seemed to make impressive catches more of a routine. He was the team’s biggest source of big plays, and those efforts in 2022 are enough to have Pro Football Focus analyst Sam Monson picking Shaheed as an early breakout candidate for 2023:

Two shot, one killed in Metairie, Jefferson Parish Sheriff's Office says

Two men were shot and one was killed Friday afternoon in west Metairie. Authorities learned of the violence at about 2:45 p.m. and found the victims wounded in a vehicle near the intersection of South Cumberland and Milan streets, the Jefferson Parish Sheriff's Office said. One died there, and the other was sent to a hospital. Investigators withheld the dead man's name while trying to locate his relatives.

Zion calls being named All-Star starter 'an honor'

NEW ORLEANS — Zion Williamson says that he is honored to be named a starter for the upcoming NBA All-Star Game in Salt Lake City on February 19. "I picked up my phone, saw the notification... it was a moment, it was crazy," Williamson said, referring to when he officially saw the news.

Six candidates qualify for two judicial elections in New Orleans

Six candidates — including seasoned attorneys, a court watchdog and one current judge — will face off in springtime special election for two open judgeships, one in each of Orleans Parish’s district courts. Diedre Pierce Kelly, Simone Levine and Leon Roché II qualified to run for Orleans...