The New Orleans Pelicans announced today that the team has acquired forward Quincy Pondexter and a future second round draft pick from the Memphis Grizzlies as part of a three-team deal including the Boston Celtics.
New Orleans Saints linebacker Junior Galette was arrested on a domestic violence charge in Kenner on Monday, officials said. Galette's cousin, 26-year-old Terrance Banks, was also arrested on a domestic violence charge in the incident.
LSU will play in a bowl game for the 15th straight year on Dec. 30 when the 23rd-ranked Tigers face Notre Dame in the Franklin American Mortgage Music City Bowl in Nashville, Tenn. Kickoff between the Tigers and Irish is set for 2:02 p.m.
LSU senior left tackle La’el Collins became the sixth Tiger in school history to win the prestigious Jacobs Blocking Trophy as the Southeastern Conference’s most outstanding blocker, the SEC office announced Wednesday.