When Saints owner Tom Benson bought the NBA’s New Orleans Hornets, we joked that Saints coach Sean Payton could spend his one-year suspension working for the team. As it turns out, Saints G.M. Mickey Loomis will spend his half-year suspension doing just that. Mike Triplett of the New Orleans Times-Picayune reports that Loomis "likely" will oversee basketball operations for the Hornets.Report: Loomis will oversee basketball operations of New Orleans Hornets | ProFootballTalk Mike F. makes a big leap with what he takes away from this story. But that's kind of his schtick, isn't it?