This is the December 22, 2012 news archive. View today's Hornets rumors and news.
David West scored 20 of his 25 points in the second half and the Indiana Pacers overcame a 22-point deficit to beat New Orleans 81-75 on Saturday night, handing the Hornets their 11th straight loss.
With Their Name Change Looming, The New Orleans Hornets Have Also Trademarked "Rougarou," "Mosquitos," "Swamp Dogs," And "BullshUpdated Dec 22, 2012 Share TweetIt is, by now, established that if and when the New Orleans Hornets change their name to the Pelicans, they'll have one of the best mascots in the league. Feisty, local, unique-its got everything you'd want in a mascot, and the Pelicans will rocket to tSource: deadspin.com
Pacers Erase Early Deficit, Top HornetsDec 22David West scored 25 points to help the Pacers overcome a 22-point deficit to beat the Hornets.
Dallas Mavericks, Derek Fisher agree to part ways, sources sayDec 22The Dallas Mavericks and Derek Fisher are parting company by mutual consent, team sources told ESPN.
Dallas Mavericks, Derek Fisher agree to part waysDec 22The Dallas Mavericks on Saturday agreed to release Derek Fisher at the 38-year-old's request.