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Mar 4, 2021

Don’t believe the Hornets are for real? Terry Rozier understands the skepticism

Terry Rozier doesn’t claim the Charlotte Hornets have arrived. He has no beef with critics. “There are always going to be doubters. That’s what keeps us humble,” Rozier said after …
Mar 3, 2021

Terry Rozier goes off in 3rd quarter; Hornets blow out Timberwolves to go 3-3 on trip

The Charlotte Hornets blew up the Minnesota Timberwolves Wednesday to go 3-3 on their West Coast trip. An 18-point third quarter by Terry Rozier put this one out of control, …
Mar 3, 2021

Hornets’ Hayward explains what kept him out last 2 games -- it traces to preseason

Charlotte Hornets forward Gordon Hayward plans to play Wednesday against the Minnesota Timberwolves, after sitting out the last two games with a contusion on his shooting hand. Hayward revealed Wednesday …
Mar 2, 2021

Going to a Hornets game? What to know on tickets, concessions, social distancing

The Charlotte Hornets will start admitting fans — up to roughly 3,000 — to home games starting March 13 at Spectrum Center. What do fans need to know about attending …
Mar 2, 2021

What Charlotte Hornets fans should expect when they start attending home games

Spectrum Center general manager Donna Julian describes procedures for when the Hornets start admitting fans to home games later in March. …
Mar 2, 2021

LaMelo Ball is a lock for rookie of the year. ‘You aren’t going to see many like him’

Terry Rozier has had All-Star teammates, he’s played on Boston Celtics teams that advanced deep in the playoffs. He knows how to distinguish between NBA good and NBA special. “He’s …
Mar 2, 2021

A recurring theme -- giving up a slew of 3-pointers -- costs Hornets against Blazers

Nothing new about how the Charlotte Hornets lost Monday -- 3-point defense. For the sixth time this season, the Hornets gave up 20 or more 3s. This time it was …
Mar 2, 2021

Hornets fans can finally watch LaMelo Ball in person. Spectrum Center opening to fans

Charlotte Hornets fans will finally get to see LaMelo Ball play live at Spectrum Center starting March 13 against the Toronto Raptors. The Hornets got permission Tuesday from the state …
Mar 1, 2021

Hornets’ P.J. Washington on Malik Monk’s game-winner in Sacramento

Hornets' P.J. Washington describes the game-winning play against the Kings. …
Mar 1, 2021

The inside story of the ‘SNL’ sketch about Charlotte and LaMelo Ball that went viral

The uproarious “Saturday Night Live” sketch that skewered Charlotte, Hornets rookie LaMelo Ball and his proud papa LaVar Ball Saturday night went from conception to performance in 36 hours. It …
Mar 1, 2021

Hornets discovered the remedy for healing PJ Washington’s and Malik Monk’s woes

When the Charlotte Hornets’ season started, P.J. Washington was hearing criticism for being out of shape and Malik Monk was nowhere near the rotation. Two months later, Washington was scoring …
Mar 1, 2021

Malik Monk completes a 3-point play in last second to lead Hornets past Kings

Malik Monk completed a 3-point play by hitting a free throw with 1.4 seconds left to give the Charlotte Hornets a 127-126 victory over the Sacramento Kings. P.J. Washington scored …
Feb 28, 2021

Hornets’ Borrego on center depth and why Carey and Richards are still on Swarm roster

The Charlotte Hornets’ shallow situation at center came to a head this weekend, with starter Cody Zeller missing back-to-back games with a hip contusion. As the Hornets scramble for options, …
Feb 28, 2021

Hornets will be hurting for players -- particularly starters -- versus Kings Sunday

The Charlotte Hornets could be without leader scorer Gordon Hayward and starting center Cody Zeller versus the Sacramento Kings Sunday night. Hayward (right hand contusion) and Zeller (left hip contusion) …
Feb 28, 2021

SNL gave Charlotte a nickname you’re not going to like in a sketch about LaMelo Ball

Saturday Night Live writers did enough research for their latest Weekend Update segment to make Charlotteans cringe. During a sketch on SNL’s weekly news desk, LaVar Ball (played by Kenan …