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Davis endorses Gentry plan for roster stability, new style

In this April 17, 2015, file photo, New Orleans Pelicans' Anthony Davis speaks with the media during NBA basketball practice in Oakland, Calif. Davis sounds rather pleased that the New Orleans Pelicans have done virtually no tweaking to their roster since their first-round exit from last season’s playoffs.Rather, it was the promise of roster stability, combined with the introduction of a new, fun-loving coach with an up-tempo scheme, which made him eager to commit long-term to New Orleans. (AP Photo/Jeff Chiu, File)

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Anthony Davis sounds rather pleased that the New Orleans Pelicans have done very little tweaking to their roster since their first-round exit from last season’s playoffs.

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Andrew Orischak advances to US Junior Amateur final

In this photo provided by the USGA, Andy Ogletree watches his tee shot on the 15th hole during the third round of match play of the 2015 U.S. Junior Amateur golf tournament at Colleton River Plantation Club in Bluffton, S.C. , on Friday, July 24, 2015. (Darren Carroll/USGA via AP)

BLUFFTON, S.C. (AP) — Andrew Orischak won three matches Friday in the weather-delayed U.S. Junior Amateur to reach the 36-hole final.

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Agent: Saints inform 2014 sack leader Galette of his release

In this  Sunday, Oct. 19, 2014 file photo, New Orleans Saints outside linebacker Junior Galette (93) leads the team on to the field for an NFL football game against the Detroit Lions in Detroit. The New Orleans Saints have cut Junior Galette, who has been among their top pass-rushers the past two seasons and last year signed a four-year, $41.5 million contract extension, Friday, July 24, 2015. (AP Photo/Duane Burleson)

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — The New Orleans Saints have cut Junior Galette, who has been among their most productive pass rushers the past two seasons, but also has dealt with off-the field trouble.

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3 jockeys arrested in alleged Evangeline Downs fixing scheme

OPELOUSAS, La. (AP) — Louisiana State Police say three jockeys have been arrested for an alleged race-fixing scheme at Evangeline Downs.

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Grand Isle to host Tarpon Rodeo this weekend

GRAND ISLE, La. (AP) — Thousands will descend on Grand Isle this weekend for the International Grand Isle Tarpon Rodeo.

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