Today in sports history for Sunday, March 1

...Jones wins a unanimous 12-round decision to take the WBA heavyweight crown.2006 - The Los Angeles Clippers hold New Orleans to one field goal over the final 20 minutes and an NBA record-low 16 points in the second half of an 89-67 victory...
Today in sports history for Wednesday, Feb. 25

...unable to answer the bell for the seventh round at Convention Hall in Miami Beach, Fla.1977 - Pete Maravich of the New Orleans Jazz scores 68 points, the most by an NBA guard, in a 124-107 victory over the New York Knicks. Only Wilt Chamberlain...
Today in sports history for Friday, Feb. 20

...York's Red Holzman becomes the second NBA coach, after Red Auerbach, to win 500 games with a 102-98 victory over New Orleans.1992 - Kristi Yamaguchi wins America's first Olympic gold medal in women's figure skating since 1976. Midori...
NBA Capsules

...Gordon had 17 points and a season-high 10 assists for New Orleans. Tyreke Evans added 19 points and Quincy Pondexter finished...its 16-game losing streak Monday with a win against New Orleans and made it two straight with the victory against the...
Today In Sports History for Wednesday, Jan. 21

...loss at Cleveland. At 31 years, 151 days, Bryant got to 25,000 in 35 fewer days than Wilt Chamberlain.2011 - The New Orleans Hornets hold the Hawks to their lowest-scoring game in Atlanta history with a 100-59 rout. The previous scoring...
Hawks win 13th straight game

...second time in the last 104 games after he was held scoreless for the only time this season in a 95-93 loss against New Orleans on Sunday.Milwaukee (21-20), playing for the first time since beating New York on Thursday in London, got 20...
Today in sports history for Sunday, Feb. 8

...first men's Olympic Alpine skiing medals for the United States with a silver and bronze in the slalom.1975 - The New Orleans Jazz get their first road win in franchise history, ending a 28 game road losing streak. The Jazz beat the Hawks in...
My Turn: Dedicated, committed women at the service of others

...segregated South, she and her sisters persevered. Overcoming great difficulties, she helped found Xavier University in New Orleans.St. Francis Cabrini had hoped to serve in the mission field in China but instead was sent to serve the hundreds of...
Today in sports history

...commissioner. The league has 10 teams in two divisions, with franchises in New York, Pittsburgh, Indianapolis, New Orleans, Dallas, Houston, Kansas City, Oakland and Anaheim.1977 - Toronto's Ian Turnbull scores five goals to set an...
Pure Sole: Super Duper Doh!

...when oil prices rebound to ease the deficit.It wasn't the 137.6 decibels achieved in Seattle's 34-7 win over New Orleans to establish a Guinness World Record, or the boisterous bellowings when the Seahawks topped Green Bay 28-22 in overtime of the NFC...


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