• Report: Bobcats to become 'Hornets' again

    Summary of 6 articles · Updated May 21, 2013
    Charlotte will remain the Bobcats next season, but if all goes as planned Jordan anticipates his team will become the Hornets the following season. Silver said in an April interview if the Bobcats decided to change their name to the Hornets it would be "an enormously complex process and a very expensive process for the team. “Overwhelming you wanted the Hornets name back,’’ Jordan said. The official announcement follows a Friday report from Ken Berger of CBSSports.com that the Bobcats were beginning the process of formalizing a name change. Jordan said he submitted an application to the NBA board of governors earlier Tuesday informing them of his decision and is optimistic the board will approve the name change when they convene in July.
    • Michael Jordan announces the Charlotte Bobcats will become the Hornets for the 2014-15 season

      Charlotte's NBA franchise will soon have a new but familiar look. At a press conference on Tuesday afternoon, Bobcats owner Michael Jordan announced that the team will change its name to the Hornets for the 2014-15 season and beyond. The official announ…
      Source: yahoo.com

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