NEW ORLEANS (AP) The New Orleans Hornets are moving ahead with plans to change their name to the Pelicans next season, people familiar with the decision said.
MOBILE, Ala. (AP) New Orleans Saints coach Sean Payton likes to jot down to-do lists and notes on yellow pads.
SAN ANTONIO (AP) The San Antonio Spurs will face New Orleans on Wednesday night without Tim Duncan and Kawhi Leonard. They expect Manu Ginobili to return from injury.
Some of the sports stories The Associated Press is covering Wednesday. A full Sports Digest will be sent about 3 p.m. All times EST: