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  New Orleans/Oklahoma City Hornets - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Charlotte Hornets was used by the city's minor league baseball franchises from 1901 - 1972, and by its entry in the short-lived World Football League in 1974 and 1975.
The New Orleans Arena was relatively unscathed by Katrina (unlike the neighboring Superdome).
Note: The Hornets retired "Pistol" Pete Maravich's number during their first game in New Orleans in honor of his basketball contributions to the area at LSU and with New Orleans' previous NBA team, the Jazz.
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 New Orleans, Louisiana
New Orleans was founded by the French under the direction of Jean Baptiste Lemoyne, Sieur de Bienville, in 1718.
New Orleans was the capital of the state of Louisiana until 1849, then again from 1865 to 1880.
New Orleans is well known for its creole culture and the persistence of Voodoo by a few of its residents, as well as for its music, food, architecture and good times.
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 Encyclopedia: New Orleans Hornets   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
The New Orleans Arena is an indoor arena in New Orleans, Louisiana.
Tim Floyd is a former head coach of University of New Orleans (1988-94), Iowa State University (1994-98), the Chicago Bulls (1998-2001) and the New Orleans Hornets (2003-04).
The New Orleans Arena came out relatively unscathed (as opposed to the neighboring Superdome, which was so severely damaged officials have stated it may be torn down).
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The New Orleans arena was constructed at the Construction Cost of $84 Million and officially opened on October 19, 1999.
Prior, the New Orleans Brass of the ECHL played also in the New Orleans Arena for their last three seasons before their end in 2002.
The New Orleans VooDoo of the Arena Football League (AFL) is the new tenants in the arena since February 2004.
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 New Orleans Hornets -- Facts, Info, and Encyclopedia article   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
October 30, 2002: The New Orleans Hornets open their inaugural season in New Orleans against former New Orleans NBA team the (Click link for more info and facts about Utah Jazz) Utah Jazz; (Click link for more info and facts about "Pistol" Pete Maravich) "Pistol" Pete Maravich has his number retired during halftime.
He was replaced by Tim Floyd, and the Hornets got off to a 17-7 start, but the team reverted to form and finished 41-41, narrowly missing out on home court advantage in the first round of the (Click link for more info and facts about Eastern Conference) Eastern Conference playoffs.
Note: The Hornets retired Pistol Pete's number during their first game in New Orleans in honor of his basketball contributions to the area at LSU and with New Orleans' previous NBA team, the (A genre of popular music that originated in New Orleans around 1900 and developed through increasingly complex styles) Jazz.
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 SportingNews.com - NBA - New Orleans Hornets
New Orleans certainly will experience growing pains with the two 20-year-olds, but at least the team will be growing.
The Hornets began the year expecting to bring Smith along slowly as they competed for a playoff spot in their first season in the Western Conference.
New Orleans is banking on Paul being a point guard who makes his teammates more effective by using his skill to create easier scoring opportunities for them.
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 New Orleans Hornets Basketball Tickets
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For example, to find discounts on New Orleans Hornets tickets, compare prices, especially within the USA, and to find out where others are buying their New Orleans Hornets tickets.
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 HornetsReport.com
The New Orleans affiliate of Habitat for Humanity is poised to build at least 150 homes for low-income residents of the city during the next nine months -- an unprecedented feat for a nonprofit organization that averages about nine homes a year, said Jim Pate, director of the local chapter.
NEW ORLEANS -- New Orleans Hornets season ticket holders can get a full refund or keep the money they paid for their seats in an account with the team that will accrue interest until the Hornets return to the city, the team announced Saturday.
In the preseason opener against the Denver Nuggets, the Hornets were able to run at their desired up-tempo pace and got solid contributions from all five starters and a number of backups in their 100-90 victory at the Pepsi Center.
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 New Orleans Louisiana (LA) City Guide, Events Calendar, Hotels, Apartments, in and near New Orleans
New Orleans has approximately 40,000 buildings listed on the National Register of Historic Places -- most located in the 120 blocks of the French Quarter.
New Americans built exquisite antebellum mansions in the Garden District and Uptown.
New Orleans is known for its Creole and Cajun food, but you’ll also find many ethnic restaurants that feature foods from throughout the world.
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 New Orleans Hornets Tickets - New Orleans Basketball Tickets - Buy Hornets Tickets
The New Orleans Hornets started their trek through the National Basketball Association during the 1989 season.
The team packed up their stuff and moved out to New Orleans before the 2002 season and made it to the playoffs for the fourth straight season.
The result was pretty much the same as in years past for the Hornets and they finished with a 41-41 record which fetched them the sixth seed in the Eastern Conference half of the playoff brackets.
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 New Orleans Hornets - NBA Wire
But if New Orleans forward George Lynch stands up, extricates himself from his teal warm-ups and checks into the game, there will be a smattering of cheers from some of the expected sellout crowd of 19,200.
The New Orleans Hornets announced they have hired Byron Scott as the seventh head coach in franchise history.
The New Orleans Hornets target their third straight win tonight when they welcome the Houston Rockets to New Orleans Arena.
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 New Orleans Hornets : Rotoworld.com - New Orleans Hornets News from Rotoworld.com   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
He's primed for a huge season, and the fact he hit 9-of-15 shots from the floor is good news if you plan on drafting him.
The Hornets are working on a deal to play at least part of their 41-game home schedule in Oklahoma City.
Their home games are in the New Orleans Arena, but with the state of the city, we don't think there's much hope they'll play any games there this season.
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 New Orleans Hornets Tickets - Get Hornet Ticket Information
The playoffs are the cradle of legends, and the inspired play in New Orleans has made a monumental turnaround, worthy of the history books.
If the Hornets continue to play the sort of basketball that they have been playing for the first half of the season, then they will be a force to be reckoned with come playoff time.
The Hornets aren’t to be taken lightly, as the Celtics found out — the Hornets upset the Celtics in the first round, winning the series in five games.
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 RealGM New Orleans Hornets Front Office
Hornets coach Byron Scott wasn't happy about the way his team defended in Tuesday night's 97-94 preseason loss to the Atlanta Hawks in North Little Rock, Ark.
The Hornets gave up numerous drives to the basket and were slow to challenge shooters, as the Hawks made 57 percent of their shots.
The Hornets play the defending champion San Antonio Spurs tonight in Bossier City -- the team's first return to the state since being displaced by Hurricane Katrina and temporarily relocated to Oklahoma City for this season.
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In a move that secures the long-term services of one of the NFL's most productive rushers, the New Orleans Saints have signed RB Deuce McAllister to a seven-year contract extension, it was announced today by Executive Vice-President/General Manager Mickey Loomis.
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 New Orleans Hornets Tickets - Hornets NBA Basketball - Hornets Ticket Brokers
However, the Hornets’ weak season gave them the fourth pick in the NBA draft and a shot at guard Chris Paul of Wake Forest.
With a bit of hard work, the Hornets are sure to improve on their poor 2004-05 season, so get your tickets to see them today.
New Orleans Hornets tickets may be sold for more than the price listed on the ticket.
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 New Orleans Hornets News   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
Hornets coach Byron Scott is prepared to practice defense 90 minutes each day if his team doesn't shape up before the regular season starts.
The New Orleans affiliate of Habitat for Humanity is poised to build at least 150 homes for low-income residents of the city during the next nine months -- an unprecedented feat for a nonprofit organization...
Hornets do both in football win over Titans, 40-9 It took less than a minute for the Branford football team to set the tone in its home-opener...
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 Pro Sports Daily: New Orleans Hornets Rumors
New York Post columnist Peter Vecsey (scroll down) (registration required): "Hornets GM Allan Bristow was given the choice last week to have the team announce he was being fired or resigning due to health concerns.
New Orleans Times-Picayune (registration required): " Hornets coach Byron Scott said it was his decision to ban backup forward George Lynch from training camp.
New Orleans Times-Picayune columnist John DeShazier (registration required): "Which means the Hornets, or any team with money to spend, still have a chance to swoop in and pluck Johnson, who wouldn't be human if he hasn't soured at least a little on Atlanta as a franchise and destination."
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 New Orleans Hornets News   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
Dickau, who averaged 12.5 points playing for both Dallas and New Orleans last season, was acquired for the draft choice that Miami gave to Boston in a previous deal.
The New Orleans Hornets announced Monday they will play two of their preseason games at their temporary home at the Ford Center in Oklahoma City.
The New Orleans Arena, where the Hornets normally play, was damaged by Hurricane Katrina and could take months to repair.
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 New Orleans Hornets Tickets : Hornets Basketball Tickets @ BuySellTix
The New Orleans Hornets’ 2005-06 season gives the team and their fans something in which to look forward.
Chris Paul, the No. 4 overall pick in the 2005 NBA draft, is anticipated to make the New Orleans Hornets roster and is expected to pair up with J.R. Smith to form a strong backcourt.
In response to the lack of consistent three-point shooting in the 2004-05 season, the New Orleans Hornets acquired Arvydas Macijauskas from the Euroleague and is considered by some critics to be the best shooter in the world.
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 Pro Sports Daily: New Orleans Hornets News
New Orleans Times-Picayune (registration required): "Rasual Butler saw no need to complain back in August when he found out the Miami Heat, an Eastern Conference powerhouse, had traded him to the rebuilding Hornets, a team that finished last season 18-64 and at the bottom of the Southwest Division in the Western Conference."
New Orleans Times-Picayune (registration required): "In early August, when most of the Hornets' players were home with their families, rookie Brandon Bass spent two weeks going through extensive workouts with Coach Byron Scott."
New Orleans Times-Picayune (registration required): "The Hornets, hampered without their computers and server, are still formulating plans on how season-ticket holders who purchased them before Hurricane Katrina can receive refunds or go about applying those funds to next season.
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 New Orleans Hornets | NBA Basketball at CBS SportsLine.com
There was talk that the Hornets were going to deal Jamaal Magloire to Toronto on draft night, but an agreement couldn't be reached.
Bell had played with the Hornets' summer league team in Las Vegas and was trying to win a roster spot as the team's third point guard.
The New Orleans Times-Picayune reports Rasual Butler is having a strong camp and might be the team's starting small forward.
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 New Orleans Hornets Tickets : New Orleans Hornets Tickets on Sale at Tickco.com
Due to the tragic events of Hurricane Katrina, the New Orleans Hornets will play their home games at the Ford Center in Oklahoma City, OK.
The New Orleans Hornets are ready to make another run towards the NBA Finals, and the games are sure to be exciting.
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 New Orleans Hornets LA Lakers Match Odds, Betting & Predictions   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
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 Hornets247.com - New Orleans Hornets
Hornets notebook: Birdman injured - Darnell mayberry, The Oklahoman.
The Hornets return to Louisiana was nice, until they got swatted by the Spurs (box score) for their third straight loss.
The good news: Magloire was more disappointed than anyone with last season, and he's been working hard all summer as he prepares to exorcise those demons in the new campaign...
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