CHARLOTTE, N.C. - After a tough loss to Boston on Thursday, Charlotte was in prime position to rebuild their confidence Saturday night as they faced off against the Pelicans. New Orleans entered Saturday with a 1-7 record, surrendering the most points per game in the NBA at 124.0, ranking dead last in defense. Following a poor offensive...
CHARLOTTE, N.C - November 7th: the date every Hornets fan circled on their calendars from the day the NBA released their 2019-20 schedule. That day? Kemba Walker's return to Charlotte. Kemba was not rocking the familiar purple and teal in the Spectrum Center Thursday night but a foreign green and white - an unusual sight for most. Despite...
Charlotte, NC - After trailing by as many as 19 and starting the 4th quarter in a 14-point hole, James Borrego needed to make an adjustment. The Hornets could not lose another game due to a tumultuous third quarter - which is responsible for their three losses this season. His response? Throwing out a lineup consisting of...
Charlotte, North Carolina - The Charlotte Hornets finished up their California road trip last Saturday by defeating the Golden State Warriors 93-87. They split their four-game west coast trip and now sit at 3-3 on the season. They dropped their first two games at the Staples Center losing to the Lakers and Clippers. Charlotte ended their three-game...
The Charlotte Hornets did not enter this season bearing lofty expectations. The team was projected to be the worst team in the NBA in 2019. Caesar's projected the Hornets over/under win total at 24 games, tied with the Cavaliers for the lowest mark. Other sports betting companies set the Hornets win total lower than 24 - sitting...
The Charlotte Hornets traveled to Los Angeles, California on Saturday to begin a four-game California road trip. The Hornets played a two-game stand against the Lakers and Clippers on back-to-back nights at the Staples Center, dropping both games. Tonight, the young Hornets look to make a statement win and bounce back against the Sacramento Kings. For tonight's game,...
All 6-foot-11 of Joe Wolf gracefully strolls up, towering over a waist-high podium at the Hayes-Taylor Memorial YMCA. He gives the media a soft smile and begins reminiscing on his childhood memories with the YMCA.  Growing up in Kohler, Wisconsin, Wolf would travel over to the YMCA Tuesday and Thursday nights during the summer to compete against...
Jake Paynting of SB Nation's Canis Hoopus - Timberwolves’ SB Nation website - joined the Queen City Buzz to discuss the Hornets-Timberwolves after the game Friday. Karl Anthony-Towns lit up the Spectrum Center to explode for 37 points, 15 rebounds, 8 assists, 4 steals, and 2 blocks in the win. Terry Rozier's early foul trouble made him sit out...
CHARLOTTE, NC - Miles Bridges catches the ball on the left wing from a pinpoint Terry Rozier pass right into his shooting pocket. Bridges settles and pulls up from 27-feet to drill a three on the game's first possession not even 17 seconds into the game. The Hornets went on to start the game hot by continuing onto...
The Spectrum Center was more than emphatic on opening night Wednesday at the start of a new dawn. Many expected the arena in Uptown Charlotte to be somber and empty with the loss of the team's franchise player, Kemba Walker, but the style of play and energy this young Hornets team exhibited was a thrilling sight to...
P.J. Washington had the NBA debut that every rookie dreams about. He was all but flawless in the Hornets' season-opening victory over the Chicago Bulls Monday night in an exhilarating atmosphere at the Spectrum Center. He totaled 27 points, going 7-11 from three-point land. 27 points is the most in an NBA career debut since 2002. But...
The Hornets are at the start of a new era - a transition stage after the departure of Kemba Walker. They are now lead by a group of young up-and-coming players including recently acquired Terry Rozier along with the likes of Dwayne Bacon, Miles Bridges, P.J. Washington, Malik Monk, and Devonte' Graham. Tonight, the Charlotte Hornets officially...