Author: Chris Price

All Eyes on Three

  The New Orleans Saints begin final preparations for the 2019 season this week with the start of training camp. After seeing the team bounced from the divisional round of the playoffs in 2017 and the NFC Championship in 2018…

Fix This

  New Orleanians won’t admit that their anxiety levels are skyrocketing - we’re cool like that - but the truth is growing concern is apparent. Mother Nature is loaded for bear. Southeast Louisiana is facing a double-barreled weather situation this…

Four-Star Sunday

  With three international soccer tournament finals, Sunday may feel like nirvana for soccer fans. Within hours, the FIFA Women’s Soccer World Cup, South American Copa America, and North American Gold Cup finals will all be played. Over the past…

Game Face

Baseball’s two most famous ballparks are also its oldest. Boston’s Fenway Park, which saw its first pitch in 1912, and Chicago’s Wrigley Field, which opened two years later, are beloved. While both have seen the addition of modern amenities in…

Love & Money

      While one of New Orleans biggest’ biggest sports stars is looking to leave, another got a huge pay day for staying. Since January, there has been drama surrounding New Orleans Pelicans’ center/forward Anthony Davis’ desire to leave…

Taking Flight

  The New Orleans Pelicans 2018-19 season began with a lot of promise and ended in near disaster. After reaching the second round of the NBA Playoffs the previous season, the team’s year swung on team superstar Anthony Davis’ midseason…

The Difficulty of Pay to Play

  There is a growing argument across the nation that college athletes should be compensated for their play. The issue was raised again earlier this college basketball season when Duke University’s Zion Williamson, the expected top overall draft pick in…

Foul Ball

  Wichita, Kansas made the pitch, and New Orleans’ Triple-A baseball franchise swung for the fences. They’re going, going, but not quite gone yet. The Baby Cakes will begin their final season in the Big Easy this month. It’s the…

Gold Mettle

  No rest for the weary — work starts now on the Saints’ 2019-20 season. Entering his 13th season as head coach of the New Orleans Saints, Sean Payton finds himself in a position he’s been in before – leading…

Pick Six

  When the College Football Playoff was introduced five years ago, it was supposed to quiet the controversy of deciding the annual national champion. Unfortunately, it hasn’t. While the two best teams made the final, it’s arguable that the nation’s…

Not All Fun & Games

  In its 30-year history, the Greater New Orleans Sports Foundation (GNOSF) has brought hundreds of events to the city and turned a $40 million public investment into an estimated economic impact of over $3 billion. A nonprofit organization that…