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The NBA announced in a memo Wednesday evening that Hornets small forward Jeffery Taylor had been given a 24-game unpaid suspension, after he pleaded guilty in late October to misdemeanor domestic violence assault. He was sentenced to 18 months probation…Upvote Share Tweet
yahoo.com Feb 5There's this play that Steve Clifford likes to run when his Charlotte club, whether Bobcats or Hornets, is triggering an inbounds from the baseline under their opponents' basket. Put Gerald Henderson in the paint next to a big on the block, have Henders…Upvote Share Tweet
Yeah, Everyone Likes The Hornets More Than The Bobcatsdeadspin.com Nov 7, 2014This chart from the Wall Street Journal shows Cleveland, predictably, getting the biggest bump in Facebook likes this offseason after bringing LeBron home. But Charlotte was the only other team to have their likes increase by more than 10 percent, and t…Upvote Share Tweet
Obama On Jordan’s Golf Quip: Think More About The Bobcats – Or Hornetsdimemag.com Nov 5, 2014We just think it’s cool that President Barack Obama and NBA icon Michael Jordan are even friends. That they feel comfortable poking fun at one another through the media? Pretty awesome. After Jordan recently quipped that Obama is “a s****y golfer”, POTU…Upvote Share Tweetyahoo.com Oct 23, 2014The rebranding of the Charlotte Bobcats as the Charlotte Hornets has been a very positive experience, with a franchise in need of market traction and increased popularity grabbing hold of one of the most recognizable brands in the NBA's past 25 years. T…Upvote Share Tweetyahoo.com Oct 3, 2014One of last season's best stories began with one of its most widely criticized moves. The Charlotte Bobcats' decision to give Al Jefferson a three-year, $40.5 million deal on July 4, 2013, got lit up like the sky in an Independence Day fireworks display…Upvote Share Tweet
Watch Lance Stephenson’s “Hot N***a” Remix Music Videodimemag.com Sep 23, 2014The hottest beat of the summer is Bobby Shmurda‘s “Hot N***a.” Pretty much every rapper has tried their hand at riding the same beat during an avalanche of remixes this summer. Lance Stephenson recently put his new Hornets hat in the ring, and his simpa…Upvote Share Tweet
Charles Barkley blames his 'rift' with Michael Jordan on his criticism of the former Charlotte Bobcatsyahoo.com Sep 4, 2014Basketball Hall of Famers Charles Barkley and Michael Jordan have a decades-long friendship that is probably the most documented and detailed in NBA history. Sure, Wilt Chamberlain and Bill Russell had their good times toward the end, and Larry Bird and…Upvote Share Tweet
Hornets Coach Clifford Says Lance Stephenson “Can Do Everything” Offensivelydimemag.com Aug 26, 2014The Charlotte Bobcats were one of the most surprising teams of the 2013-2014 season. Broadly questioned when they signed Al Jefferson to an outsized contract of three years and $40 million last summer, the Bobcats rode his low-post supremacy and team-wi…Upvote Share TweetThe Charlotte Hornets introduced three new uniforms on Thursday, completing the long process of moving away from the Bobcats brand and reclaiming the Hornets mantle from the similarly rechristened New Orleans Pelicans. And as promised by owner Michael J…Upvote Share TweetCNNSI.com Jun 13, 2014The Spurs are one win from the NBA title after their 107-86 rout of the Heat in Game 4 of the Finals.Upvote Share Tweet
30 GIFs To Explain Every NBA Team’s 2013-2014 Seasondimemag.com Jun 5, 2014Reddit user Orly6454 recently asked followers of r/nba to describe their favorite team’s season in a single GIF. We did it for them. Atlanta Hawks Boston Celtics Brooklyn Nets (GIF via SBNation) Charlotte Bobcats (GIF via reddit user ChaHornets1) Click …Upvote Share Tweet
NBA Mock Draft 2.0: Joel Embiid, Andrew Wiggins top new-look lotteryCNNSI.com Jun 4, 2014Where will the biggest names go on draft night? We unveil our Mock Draft 2.0, led by a new No. 1.Upvote Share Tweet
2014 NBA Finals: Legacies on the line in Heat-Spurs IICNNSI.com Jun 3, 2014The Heat-Spurs Finals rematch is for more than just the 2014 championship -- it's for history.Upvote Share Tweet
We Reminisce: The Hornets Return, And We Remember Bobby Phillsdimemag.com May 20, 2014The Charlotte Bobcats are no more, so you can finally put those Primoz Brezec jerseys away for good. The franchise is officially bringing back the Hornets team name today. As part of the name change back to the original moniker, we take time to remember…Upvote Share Tweet
2014 NBA draft lottery: Each team's shopping listyahoo.com May 20, 2014Each team in the 2014 NBA draft lottery needs something. OK, some of them need a lot of somethings. The Ball Don't Lie staff takes a look at the biggest positions of need for each team holding a lottery pick, along with the wild-card Charlotte Bobcats H…Upvote Share Tweet
Eastern Conference finals preview: Heat-PacersCNNSI.com May 16, 2014They took opposite paths to the East finals, but the Heat and Pacers still know what's on the line.Upvote Share Tweetnydailynews.com May 11, 2014Now you can say these Nets are built to play the Heat in the playoffs. We still don’t think they’ll end the Heat’s two-year reign, but at least the Nets aren’t going to go down like Michael Jordan’s Bobcats did in the first round, on the wrong end of a …Upvote Share Tweet
Mannix: Indiana wins ugly in Game 3 over WashingtonCNNSI.com May 10, 2014Indiana's 85-63 win over Washington in Game 3 wasn't pretty, but that's just how the Pacers like it.Upvote Share Tweet
The 10 Best Moments From The NBA Playoffs So Fardimemag.com May 6, 2014Good news: We are still very early into the conference semifinals, meaning there is still a lot more trash-talking to be had, buzzer-beaters to be made and dunks to be slammed for the rest of the playoffs. Bad news: We are already in May at the conferen…Upvote Share Tweet
Bobcats forward McRoberts undergoes toe surgerynba.com May 1, 2014Charlotte Bobcats power forward Josh McRoberts had surgery Wednesday to remove bone spurs from his left big toe.Upvote Share Tweetyahoo.com Apr 30, 2014With every season that ends, for the playoff teams at least, we felt it right to take a look ahead. TNT already has the rights to "Gone Fishin'," and because we're sure that someone, somewhere, still likes that Wyclef song, we're going with &q…Upvote Share Tweet
Thomas, Celtics Hold Off HornetsFeb 27Isaiah Thomas scored 28 points off the bench in the Celtics' 106-98 win over the Hornets.
The Pulse: Sad Times And SpellingFeb 25It's a sad day for Chicago fans, and an extra sad day for a pair of young Panthers fans. Prim Siripipat explains what has them bummed and what prompted Kevin Garnett to start spelling at his press conference.
Kidd-Gilchrist Should Be EmbarrassedFeb 23The "Highly Questionable" crew discusses why Michael Kidd-Gilchrist should be ashamed for letting Richard Jefferson dunk on him.
Richard Jefferson Turns Back The ClockFeb 22Mavericks forward Richard Jefferson posterized Hornets forward Michael Kidd-Gilchrist in the third quarter, but an offensive foul was called and the slam didn't count.
ESPN NowFeb 27Brian Windhorst on The Herd: "Somebody who would know told me that LeBron wasn't really pleased that he was not in the MVP conversation. ... In LeBron...
Watch liveFeb 26Phil Jackson is in the arena tonight for the Nebraska-Ohio State game on ESPN, likely to get a look at the Buckeyes' D'Angelo Russell, currently No. 4...
Windhorst: MVP is on LeBron's mindFeb 26LeBron James has said he values team success over individual accolades, but the 2015 MVP race is on his mind, writes Brian Windhorst.
ESPN NowFeb 25Some within the Chicago organization cling to hope that a Derrick Rose return in the six-week range is feasible, sources told ESPN's Marc Stein. But t...