Report: Mickey Loomis to join New Orleans Hornets front office


"Suspended New Orleans Saints general manager Mickey Loomis will have a prominent role in the front office of the city's NBA team, the New Orleans Times-Picayune reported. Loomis, suspended eight games by the NFL for his role in the Saints' bounty scandal, will likely oversee basketball operations with the New Orleans Hornets' general manager reporting to him, the newspaper said."