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Black History Month in the Big Easy

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Abe Seldowitz, Staff Reporter

February 19, 2020

February is nationally recognized as Black History Month, a time to celebrate the achievements and history of African Americans.  New Orleans is a city rich in both Black culture and sports culture, so for Black History Month The Hullabaloo wanted to celebrate the intersection between these cult...

Zion makes NBA debut as Pelicans look to make playoff push

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Jude Papillion, Staff Reporter

January 29, 2020

The midpoint of the 2019-2020 NBA season has passed and the New Orleans Pelicans have a dismal 18-29 record. The Pelicans are currently 4.5 games behind the Western Conference eighth seed Memphis Grizzlies.  Around the league, the Los Angeles Lakers have a 3.5 game lead for first place in the Wes...

‘Fear the trees!’: The Hullabaloo’s picks for weirdest mascots in sports

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Jude Papillion, Contributing Reporter

October 9, 2019

Mascots have been a part of the gameday experience for decades, and these sometimes-furry creatures are beloved by the fans of the teams they symbolize and are used to rally their teams to victory. That has not, however, stopped universities from picking some extremely strange critters to represent ...

We (Peli)can do this! Nola’s NBA team set to come back under new leadership


Jude Papillion, Contributing Reporter

October 2, 2019

After finishing the 2018-2019 season with an underwhelming 33-49 record and landing in a mediocre 13th place of the 15 teams in the Western Conference, the New Orleans Pelicans hope to turn things around in their 2019-20 season.  Despite high expectations for the 2018-19 season, the Pelicans were plagued by inj...

Anthony Davis puts pelicans under pressure with trade request


Julian Bombard, Staff Reporter

January 30, 2019

The New Orleans Pelicans woke up Monday morning to devastating, yet inevitable news — Anthony Davis has officially requested a trade. Though upsetting, this turn of events is not surprising, as Davis has the option to opt out of his contract after next season. In December, a source close to D...