The Big Easy is no stranger to the economic boon that is sports-entertainment's greatest attraction, as Louisiana Gov. John Bel Edwards makes clear.01/10/2017 - 17:00
The news is official, and it's not too early to get excited for WrestleMania's return to New Orleans next year.01/10/2017 - 16:00
Passionate WWE fans couldn't wait to get their hands on tickets to next year's Show of Shows, emanating from the Citrus Bowl on April 2, 2017.11/21/2016 - 22:30
The Largest Athlete in the World takes on The Greatest Fighter in the World in this historic WrestleMania XXIV match that sees Big Show pitted against Floyd "Money" Mayweather with No Holds Barred.05/16/2016 - 18:15
On April 2, 2017 the world will converge in Orlando for WrestleMania 33. Watch it live on WWE Network.04/03/2016 - 23:00
The power of WrestleMania Week is on full display as WWE Superstars take over the city, community and all major news outlets en route to the Grandest Stage of Them All, WrestleMania 32!04/15/2016 - 16:45
WrestleMania Time Capsule: 1998
The following events also occurred in 1998...
Bruce Willis, Ben Affleck, Liv Tyler and others starred in Armageddon - the largest grossing movie of the year.
President Clinton became embroiled in a sex scandal involving a White House intern, Monica Lewinsky.
Radiohead's OK Computer took home the Best Alternative Album Award at the Grammy's.
Sex and the City became a must see for women everywhere.
Jesse "The Body" Ventura became Jesse "The Mind" Ventura, as he became governor of Minnesota.
Mark McGwire and Sammy Sosa brought fans back to the ballparks, as they chased Roger Maris' home run record.
Backstreet Boys captured the hearts of teenage girls everywhere.
The Teletubbies became the latest craze for youngsters, while The Jerry Springer Show became everyone's guilty pleasure.
The Furby was at the top of every child's Christmas list.
Swing Dancing made a comeback behind music from the Brian Setzer Orchestra and the Cherry Poppin' Daddies.
The Denver Broncos bested the Green Bay Packers to winner Super Bowl XXXII.
The Stanley Cup landed in Detroit, after the Red Wings defeated the Washington Capitals.
Frasier became one of the most popular television shows.
The New York Yankees won the World Series, beating the San Diego Padres.