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Grizzlies' Mike Conley out indefinitely with fractures in verte…

Grizzlies' Mike Conley out indefinitely with fractures in vertebrae

Grizzlies' guard Mike Conley is out at least six weeks after suffering transverse process fractures in the vertebrae during last night's loss to the Hornets, the Grizzlies confirmed on Tuesday:
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  • Hornets' Marvin Williams (knee) expected to miss 1 week

    Hornets' Marvin Williams (knee) expected to miss 1 week

    nba.com Nov 26
    CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) - Charlotte Hornets forward Marvin Williams is expected to miss about a week after an MRI revealed a bone bruise in his left knee.
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  • Shootaround (Nov. 26): 'Awful' Warriors move to top of Western …

    Shootaround (Nov. 26): 'Awful' Warriors move to top of Western Conference

    nba.com Nov 26
    Warriors less 'awful' than Lakers | Record night for 3-pointers | Lee shows Celtics what could have been | Hornets' roster, record take hits
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  • Carmelo Anthony’s Turnaround OT Dagger Kept The Knicks Winning …

    Carmelo Anthony’s Turnaround OT Dagger Kept The Knicks Winning Streak Alive

    dimemag.com Nov 26
    The best player on the floor doesn’t always make the most impactful play on a given night in the NBA, but on Friday, Carmelo Anthony checked both boxes for the New York Knicks. The Charlotte Hornets invaded Madison Square Garden for a post-Thanksgiving …
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  • Tony Parker's dagger 3 puts away Hornets, keeps Spurs perfect o…

    Tony Parker's dagger 3 puts away Hornets, keeps Spurs perfect on the road

    yahoo.com Nov 24
    Tony Parker only made three field goals on Wednesday, but one of them was really big. (AP) It hasn’t been the smoothest start to the season for Tony Parker. The San Antonio Spurs point guard entered the 2016-17 NBA campaign after an underwhelming turn w…
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  • Ricky Rubio Is Done Waiting For The Timberwolves To Get Good

    Ricky Rubio Is Done Waiting For The Timberwolves To Get Good

    deadspin.com Nov 16
    It’s still way too early to be disappointed in the Minnesota Timberwolves, who fell to 3-7 after losing to the Charlotte Hornets last night. Still, this is a team that came into the season riding a massive wave of hype—KAT and Wiggins are stars! Thibode…
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  • There was a real-life 'Hungry Hungry Hippos' game during Cavs-H…

    There was a real-life 'Hungry Hungry Hippos' game during Cavs-Hornets

    Man, those hippos sure look hungry. (Screencap via NBA) Hey, need a break from whatever else is going on in your life and the world for a while? Please enjoy watching human beings dressed up like cartoon hippopotamuses and trying like hell to grab as ma…
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  • Shootaround (Nov. 9) -- Kyrie Irving bemoans his fourth-quarter…

    Shootaround (Nov. 9) -- Kyrie Irving bemoans his fourth-quarter woes

    nba.com Nov 9
    Irving knows he must improve in 4th quarter | Knicks turn to Rambis to fix defense | Gasol a solid fit with Spurs' chemistry | Embiid stands by Sixers' rest plan | Barnes says Finals loss led to his exit
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  • Spencer Hawes wore a 'Hillary for prison 2016' shirt on eve of …

    Spencer Hawes wore a 'Hillary for prison 2016' shirt on eve of election

    yahoo.com Nov 8
    Charlotte Hornets big man Spencer Hawes is not a crook. (Getty Images) We’re only a fortnight removed from Spencer Hawes disapproving of people more interested in “blurting the talking points that you see on cable news” than having a civil discussion ab…
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  • Shootaround (Nov. 8) -- Stephen Curry adds another record to hi…

    Shootaround (Nov. 8) -- Stephen Curry adds another record to his NBA lore

    nba.com Nov 8
    Curry his record 13 3s vs. Pelicans | Wade wants Heat fans to embrace new era | Walker enjoying Hornets' success | Report: Lack of triangle bothers Jackson | Beal says Wizards have 'no toughness, no swag'
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  • Matt Barnes calls 'bulls***' on Pelicans for waiving injured La…

    Matt Barnes calls 'bulls***' on Pelicans for waiving injured Lance Stephenson

    yahoo.com Nov 7
    Matt Barnes (left) has Lance Stephenson’s back. (Getty Images) Lance Stephenson entered the 2016-17 NBA season with a chance to make lemonade. No, the burly combo guard who rose with the Indiana Pacers before setting after cashing in with the Charlotte …
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  • Sixers And Hornets Give Up, Decide To Just Sort Of Flail Everyw…

    Sixers And Hornets Give Up, Decide To Just Sort Of Flail Everywhere

    deadspin.com Nov 2
    We’ve brought you a lot of dumb basketball lately, but good lord, this here sequence from the Sixers and Hornets is the worst offense yet. Read more...
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  • Hornets' Cody Zeller says new $56 million extension is 'crazy'

    Hornets' Cody Zeller says new $56 million extension is 'crazy'

    nba.com Nov 1
    CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) -- Cody Zeller said he's always considered himself a simple kid from Indiana.
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  • Shootaround (Oct. 29): Victor Oladipo settling in next to Russe…

    Shootaround (Oct. 29): Victor Oladipo settling in next to Russell Westbrook

    nba.com Oct 29
    Oladipo settling in alongside Westbrook | Curry awakens, sparks Warriors | Hornets are all about the fight | A kinder, gentler Thibodeau in Minnesota?
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  • HOOP DREAMS: How The Charlotte Hornets Will Win The 2017 NBA Ti…

    HOOP DREAMS: How The Charlotte Hornets Will Win The 2017 NBA Title

    dimemag.com Oct 21
    Getty Image Welcome to Hoop Dreams, a season preview unlike any other you’ll read before the 2016-17 season tips off. The premise is simple. We’ll be providing 30 of these fictional forays because it simply stinks that only one team can win the title ea…
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  • Charlotte Hornets' Marvin Williams out with broken finger

    Charlotte Hornets' Marvin Williams out with broken finger

    nba.com Oct 19
    CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) -- Hornets forward Marvin Williams will miss the remainder of the preseason with a non-displaced fracture of his left middle finger.
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  • BDL's 2016-17 Season Previews: Charlotte Hornets

    BDL's 2016-17 Season Previews: Charlotte Hornets

    yahoo.com Oct 6
    The 2015-16 campaign was supposed to be cut short before it even started. Michael Kidd-Gilchrist was knocked out of a heavy chunk of the season during the team’s training camp with a bum shoulder, limiting the team’s options even in the wake of the acqu…
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  • Anthony Carter is still paid yearly by his agent, 13 years afte…

    Anthony Carter is still paid yearly by his agent, 13 years after a contract mishap

    yahoo.com Oct 3
    Anthony Carter drives on Baron Davis. (Getty Images) Anthony Carter played his final NBA game on Leap Year Day in 2012. Then a member of the Toronto Raptors, Carter missed his lone shot attempt in ten seconds of play in an 11-point Raps win over the the…
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  • Video - Warriors Cruise Past Shorthanded Pelicans 00:57

    Warriors Cruise Past Shorthanded Pelicans

    Mar 20
    Playing without Anthony Davis, the Pelicans fell to the Warriors, who got 22 points from Harrison Barnes in a 112-96 win.
  • Video - Suns Beat Davis-Less Pelicans 00:50

    Suns Beat Davis-Less Pelicans

    Mar 19
    The Suns held on to beat the Pelicans, who played without center Anthony Davis.
  • Video - Nuggets Survive In Double OT 01:38

    Nuggets Survive In Double OT

    Mar 15
    Kenneth Faried dropped 20 points and pulled down 10 rebounds to help the Nuggets outlast the Pelicans in double overtime 118-111.
  • Video - NBA Top Plays 01:08

    NBA Top Plays

    Mar 15
    Anthony Davis' block that led to a high-flying slam is the top play of the night in the NBA.