Saints owner Tom Benson buys Hornets from NBA – msnbc.com

By , April 14, 2012 3:31 pm

Tom Benson brought stability to the Saints nearly three decades ago and now plans to do the same for the Hornets in small-market New Orleans. The Saints’ owner agreed Friday to purchase the Hornets from the NBA. “We expect this club to be one of the most …

Saints owner Tom Benson buys Hornets from NBA – msnbc.com

By , April 14, 2012 3:31 pm

Tom Benson brought stability to the Saints nearly three decades ago and now plans to do the same for the Hornets in small-market New Orleans. The Saints’ owner agreed Friday to purchase the Hornets from the NBA. “We expect this club to be one of the most …

Saints owner agrees to buy Hornets – ESPN

By , April 14, 2012 8:24 am

NEW YORK — Tom Benson brought stability to the Saints nearly three decades ago and now plans to do the same for the Hornets in small-market New Orleans. The Saints’ owner agreed Friday to purchase the Hornets from the NBA. “We expect this club …

Saints Owner Benson Buys NBA Hornets; Kings’ Arena Deal Stalled – Bloomberg

By , April 14, 2012 8:24 am

The owner of the National Football League’s Saints has agreed to buy the New Orleans Hornets from the National Basketball Association, while an arena deal to keep the Kings in Sacramento collapsed. NBA owners, meeting in New York, also had …

Hornets Sold to Saints Owner in Latest Sports Deal – Wall Street Journal

By , April 14, 2012 8:24 am

The owner of the New Orleans Saints, Tom Benson, has gone across town to buy the NBA’s New Orleans Hornets in the latest sports deal to get completed this year. Just last month, a group led by NBA legend Magic Johnson purchased the LA Dodgers …

NBA: New Orleans 96, Utah 85 – United Press International

By , April 14, 2012 8:24 am

The Hornets won on the day the franchise was sold to New Orleans Saints owner Tom Benson and the outcome slowed down Utah’s bid for a playoff berth. Utah began the night in ninth place in the Western Conference, 1 1/2 games behind Denver and Houston.

Saints owner agrees to buy Hornets – ESPN

By , April 14, 2012 1:00 am

NEW YORK — Tom Benson brought stability to the Saints nearly three decades ago and now plans to do the same for the Hornets in small-market New Orleans. The Saints’ owner agreed Friday to purchase the Hornets from the NBA. “We expect this club …

New Orleans Saints quarterback Drew Brees will not show up for team’s offseason workout program – nola.com

By , April 14, 2012 1:00 am

New Orleans Saints quarterback Drew Brees is not planning to come to New Orleans on Monday for the start of the team’s offseason conditioning program. Although Owner Tom Benson said Friday that Brees is due in town next week, the unsigned quarterback is …

NFL: Saints closing in on Bress long-term – CBS Sports

By , April 14, 2012 1:00 am

New Orleans Saints owner Tom Benson said Friday the team was close to signing quarterback Drew Brees to a long-term deal. Speaking at a press conference to announce his purchase of the New Orleans Hornets NBA franchise, Benson said he talked to Brees on …

Saints Owner Benson Buys NBA Hornets; Kings’ Arena Stalled – Bloomberg

By , April 14, 2012 1:00 am

The National Basketball Association agreed to sell the New Orleans Hornets to the owner of the National Football League’s Saints, while an arena deal to keep the Kings in Sacramento fell through. NBA owners, meeting in New York, also had their …