Michael Jordan Can ‘No Longer Stay Silent’ About The Senseless Killings Of African-Americans And Police Officers
Getty Image Michael Jordan has had enough. The six-time NBA champion, majority owner of the Charlotte Hornets, and consensus pick as the greatest basketball player of all time released a lengthy statement concerning the nation’s growing divide between c…Share Tweet
Hornets co-owner rips NBA, pols for All-Star exit in wild emailyahoo.com Jul 22The NBA on Thursday followed through on multiple previous threats by announcing it was pulling the 2017 NBA All-Star Game out of Charlotte in opposition to House Bill 2, a law passed in March by North Carolina legislators and signed by Republican Gov. P…Share Tweet
Hornets Minority Owner Has Wild, Bigoted Shit To Say About The NBA Moving The All-Star Gamedeadspin.com Jul 22When the NBA announced it was moving the 2017 All-Star Game from Charlotte, North Carolina, because of anti-LGBT legislation the state passed in March, the Hornets reacted quite reasonably. “We understand the NBA’s decision and the challenges around hol…Share Tweetnba.com Jul 21The Charlotte Hornets and Chairman Michael Jordan on Thursday released the following statement regarding the 2017 NBA All-Star Game:Share Tweet
Hornets' John Brown talks the best game at Orlando Summer LeagueESPN.com Jul 8Hornets' John Brown talks the best game at Orlando Summer LeagueShare Tweet
Jeremy Lin Thanked Hornets Fans For His ‘Most Enjoyable Season In The NBA’ On Redditdimemag.com Jul 2Getty Image Jeremy Lin seemed like he really was enjoying himself in Charlotte this past season. The former Harvard star helped lead the Hornets to the playoffs before they were eventually knocked out by Miami, but even though he openly said he wanted t…Share Tweet
Marvin Williams Reportedly Rebuffed Bigger Offers To Re-Sign With The Hornetsdimemag.com Jul 2USA TODAY Sports Many think of Marvin Williams as the guy the Hawks drafted ahead of Chris Paul in 2005, but the former North Carolina wing who went No. 2 overall in that draft has carved out a nice niche for himself in the NBA as a 3&D guy who does…Share Tweet
The NBA Declares They ‘Do Not Endorse’ The Changes To North Carolina’s Anti-LGBT HB2 Lawdimemag.com Jul 1Twitter (@nbacares Just days after NBA Commissioner Adam Silver was sighted walking in NYC’s Pride Parade, the NBA and the Charlotte Hornets released a statement stating that the current Anti-LGBT law up for passage in the North Carolina legislature is …Share TweetGetty Image At this time last year, Nicolas Batum was dealt to the Charlotte Hornets from Portland for Noah Vonleh and Gerald Henderson. The Blazers were clearing house after losing LaMarcus Aldridge to the Spurs, and Batum was one of the four starters …Share Tweet
Hornets' Kaminsky to have 'minor procedure' on chestnba.com Jun 28The Hornets say forward Frank Kaminsky will undergo a "minor procedure" on Wednesday to repair a small pocket of air between his lung and chest wall and will not participate in the Pro Summer League in Orlando.Share TweetESPN.com Jun 23Kings dealing Chriss to Suns; Belinelli to HornetsShare Tweet
Nearly Perfect: The Night The Bulls Were Tireddeadspin.com Jun 16On April 8, 1996, the Chicago Bulls trudged into the United Center on an unseasonably cold Monday night to face the Charlotte Hornets. They hadn’t lost at home in 44 games. The Hornets, meanwhile, entered the game as the East’s eighth seed, with a recor…Share Tweet
Where Will Jeremy Lin Land This Summer In Free Agency?dimemag.com Jun 7USA TODAY Sports Jeremy Lin is going to be one of the NBA’s most fascinating free-agency cases this summer. After a forgettable year with the Los Angeles Lakers in 2014-15, he was something of a reclamation project when he signed a two-year deal with th…Share Tweet
NBA Rumor Central: Nicolas Batum set to re-sign with Hornets?ESPN.com May 30NBA Rumor Central: Nicolas Batum set to re-sign with Hornets?Share Tweet
Watch Jeremy Lin Take On A 14-Year-Old Iceland Fan One-On-Onedimemag.com May 22Jeremy Lin is undoubtedly one of the most down-to-earth players in the NBA. We’ve seen the Hornets point guard interact with his fans online before, like when he went undercover as a bearded trainer, and he’s so unassuming that sometimes he even has tro…Share TweetESPN.com May 19Source: Rockets to interview Hornets' Silas againShare Tweet
Hornets' Walker undergoes successful knee surgerynba.com May 9Charlotte Hornets guard Kemba Walker underwent successful surgery today to repair a torn meniscus in his left knee. The procedure was completed by Hornets Team Physician Dr. Marcus Cook at Novant Orthopedic Hospital in Charlotte. Walker is expected to r…Share Tweet
Houston Rockets to interview former Suns coach Jeff Hornacek, Hornets assistant coach Stephen Silas, according to sourcesESPN.com May 5Former Suns coach Jeff Hornacek and current Hornets assistant coach Stephen Silas will interview for the Houston Rockets' coaching vacancy, sources told ESPN's Brian Windhorst.Share Tweet
Does Nic Batum’s ‘Unfinished Business’ Comment Mean He’s Re-Signing With Charlotte?dimemag.com May 3Getty Image Nicolas Batum rebounded nicely in 2015-16 after a down season, helping guide the Hornets to the playoffs. The Frenchman averaged nearly 15 points and six assists for Steve Clifford’s club this season, and he started all seventy regular seaso…Share Tweet
Why Jeremy Lin ‘Absolutely’ Wants To Re-Sign With The Hornets, But Shouldn’t Take A Discountdimemag.com May 2Getty Image Regardless of their Game 7 loss to the Miami Heat on Sunday and a disappointing early postseason exit, the Charlotte Hornets are coming off one of their most promising campaigns in franchise history. They’ve improved exponentially since last…Share Tweet
Despite blowout loss, Steve Clifford and Hornets leave their markESPN.com May 1Despite blowout loss, Steve Clifford and Hornets leave their markShare Tweetyahoo.com May 1Before Sunday's do-or-die Game 7 against the Charlotte Hornets, ABC's cameras captured Miami Heat superstar Dwyane Wade seeming to be overcome by emotion during the singing of the national anthem: Dwyane Wade shedding a tear and getting emotional during…Share Tweet
This Video Of Scottie Pippen Surprising Michael Jordan Will Make You Long For The 1990sdimemag.com May 1Scottie Pippen daps up Michael Jordan at Heat-Hornets Game 7 pic.twitter.com/SMnFuuPzCS — Kenny Ducey (@KennyDucey) May 1, 2016 The NBA was a much different place in the 1990s than it is today, and we’re of the opinion that changes to the league over th…Share Tweetyahoo.com May 1The Miami Heat and Charlotte Hornets have streaked to a series-deciding Game 7, set to tip at 1 ET on Sunday afternoon. Both teams have second-round merits, but as is always the case with these sorts of close calls, the slightest edge could make the dif…Share Tweetdimemag.com Apr 30Getty Image You know how we feel about Purple Shirt Man by now. Hopefully, you feel the same way. Despite fueling Dwyane Wade’s throwback crunch-time performance and thereby negatively affecting the Charlotte Hornets, though, the playoffs’ most infamous…Share Tweetdimemag.com Apr 30Getty Image Flash was back Friday night, in a big, weird way. Three-pointers? Wade? The notoriously inaccurate shooter from deep connected on two triples in the final frame and the Heat are heading back to Miami for a Game 7 Sunday matinee when NBA fans…Share Tweet
Warriors Cruise Past Shorthanded PelicansMar 20Playing without Anthony Davis, the Pelicans fell to the Warriors, who got 22 points from Harrison Barnes in a 112-96 win.
Suns Beat Davis-Less PelicansMar 19The Suns held on to beat the Pelicans, who played without center Anthony Davis.
Nuggets Survive In Double OTMar 15Kenneth Faried dropped 20 points and pulled down 10 rebounds to help the Nuggets outlast the Pelicans in double overtime 118-111.
NBA Top PlaysMar 15Anthony Davis' block that led to a high-flying slam is the top play of the night in the NBA.