Hornets fast start in first half leads to opening night win

In the NBA, Opening Night is always special, it’s a time that many teams put last season behind them and look ahead to the challenges ahead if they want to win that championship, and for teams that want to start 1-0.  For the Charlotte Hornets, their focus entering last night’s game at the BMO Harris…

Hornets hit the road for season opener at Milwaukee

Charlotte Hornets vs. Milwaukee Bucks BMO Harris Bradley Center, Milwaukee, WI Gametime: Wednesday, 8:00 p.m. Television: FOX Sports Southeast Radio: WFNZ 610 AM/102.5FM Last season’s series record: CHA won season series 3-1 Series history(since Charlotte entered the league in the 1988-89 season): CHA leads all-time series 51-50 The Charlotte Hornets will begin it’s 28th season…

Hornets continue preseason slate at home tonight against Minnesota

Minnesota Timberwolves(1-0 in preseason) vs. Charlotte Hornets(0-3 in preseason) Spectrum Center, Charlotte, NC Game time: 7:00 p.m. Radio: WFNZ 610 AM/102.5 FM/Hornets Radio Network The Charlotte Hornets will take to the floor at Spectrum Center tonight as they welcome in the Minnesota Timberwolves in the fourth game of the preseason.  Charlotte is coming off a…

Hornets to hold “Meet the Team” event on Saturday

On Saturday, October 15th, the Charlotte Hornets will hold it’s “Meet the Team” event from 11:00 a.m. until 1:00 p.m at Spectrum Center, and fans can get a chance to meet and greet the entire Hornets team during this event. The Meet the Team event will feature a full introduction of the 2016-17 edition of…

Hornets home court renamed Spectrum Center

Starting next season, fans attending Charlotte Hornets home games at “The Hive” in uptown Charlotte will get used to a brand new name for the facility.  Earlier today, the Hornets announced that Time Warner Cable Arena will officially change its name to the Spectrum Center, after Charter Communications completed its merger with Time Warner Cable…

Hornets reveal 2016 preseason schedule

The Charlotte Hornets announced its seven-game preseason schedule, which will be highlighted by a preseason home game in Greensboro, home to the Hornets new NBA D-League affiliate, the Greensboro Swarm, on October 6th against the Boston Celtics at the Greensboro Coliseum.  Charlotte will host two preseason home games at the Spectrum Center as part of…

Hornets to take part in Orlando Summer League this July

Yesterday afternoon, the Charlotte Hornets announced that they have been selected to participate in the 2016 Southwest Airlines Orlando Pro Summer League, which is scheduled to take place from July 2-8 at the Orlando Magic’s practice court. After the team wraps up it’s mini-camp in Charlotte, they will head down to Orlando to play in…

Hornets to square off against Heat in first round

We now know who will face the Charlotte Hornets in the first round of the 2016 NBA Playoffs, and that opponent will be the Miami Heat.  The series will begin on Sunday afternoon at 5:30 p.m. in Miami, where Games 1 and 2 will take place.  Games 3 and 4 will take place at Time…