Hornets reveal its slate of preseason games

The Charlotte Hornets announced today its slate of preseason games in preparations for the 2017-18 season, and the team will play 5 preseason games this upcoming October, including two home preseason contests at Spectrum Center in Charlotte. Charlotte will open up its preseason slate on October 2nd in Boston against the Celtics at TD Garden,…

Hornets finally get the man they wanted in Malik Monk

Gerry Rafferty once said “If you get it wrong, you’ll get it right next time”. That is exactly what the Charlotte Hornets had in mind entering last night’s NBA Draft.  Their recent draft history had a little bit of ups and downs during Rich Cho’s tenure as Hornets general manager, but last night, Cho knew…

NBA All-Star Game officially returns to Charlotte in 2019

Come February 2019, the NBA biggest stars will shine in “The Queen City”, as earlier today, the National Basketball Association and the Charlotte Hornets announced that the 2019 NBA All-Star Weekend will be held in Charlotte from February 15th-17th with the All-Star Game slated to take place on February 17, 2019 at the Spectrum Center….

Walker’s All-Star selection was worth the wait

Back in 2010, Charlotte’s NBA franchise was known at the time as the Charlotte Bobcats, and one of their star players at the time was Gerald Wallace, who’s strong play earned him the distinction of being the franchise’s first all-star during the 2009-10 campaign.  Now let’s fast forward seven years later to 2017, the franchise…

Hornets Gameday: Charlotte welcomes in Orlando for Southeast Division match-up

Orlando Magic(10-13) vs. Charlotte Hornets(13-9) Spectrum Center, Charlotte Gametime: Friday, 7:00 p.m. Television: FOX Sports Southeast Radio: WFNZ 610 AM/102.5 FM Last season’s match-up: CHA won season series 3-1 Series history(since 1989-90): ORL leads all-time series 50-43 The Charlotte Hornets, who are coming off a well-played and hard-fought game in which they won back on…

Hornets Gameday: Charlotte looks to bounce back from OT loss as they visit Mavericks

Charlotte Hornets(11-9) vs. Dallas Mavericks(4-15) AmericanAirlines Center, Dallas Gametime: Monday, 8:30 p.m. Television: FOX Sports Southeast Radio: WFNZ 610 AM/102.5 FM Last meeting: CHA defeated DAL 97-87(December 1st at Charlotte) Series history(since 1988-89): DAL leads all-time series 36-16 After a heartbreaking overtime loss at the hands of the Minnesota Timberwolves on Saturday night in Charlotte,…

Hornets Gameday: Hornets face quick turnaround as they visit Pelicans

Charlotte Hornets(8-3) vs. New Orleans Pelicans(3-10) Smoothie King Center, New Orleans Gametime: Saturday, 7:00 p.m. Television: FOX Sports Southeast Radio: WFNZ 610 AM/102.5 FM Last season’s series record: NOP and CHA split series 1-1 Series history(since CHA rejoined the NBA in the 2004-05 season): NOP leads series 16-8 Another back-to-back set for the Charlotte Hornets…

Hornets continue impressive start in win over Brooklyn

Coming into last night’s road match-up in Brooklyn against the Nets, the Charlotte Hornets had one simple focus in mind, and that focus was to carry on the momentum from Wednesday’s come-from-behind win over Philadelphia at home, and once again, they used a strong second half to come away with a 99-95 win over the…

Hornets Gameday: Hornets at Nets

Charlotte Hornets(3-1) vs. Brooklyn Nets(2-3) Barclays Center, Brooklyn Gametime: Friday, 7:30 p.m. Television: FOX Sports Southeast Radio: WFNZ 610 AM/102.5 FM Last season’s series record: CHA won season series 4-0 Series history(since 1988-89): BKN leads all-time series 52-45(11-7 since Nets moved to Brooklyn in 2012) Tonight in Brooklyn, the Charlotte Hornets will pay a visit…

Hornets Gameday: Hornets look to get back on track against 76ers

Philadelphia 76ers(0-3) vs. Charlotte Hornets(2-1) Spectrum Center Gametime: 7:00 p.m. Television: FOX Sports Southeast Radio: WFNZ 610 AM/102.5 FM Last season’s series record: CHA won season series 4-0 Series history(since 1988-89): CHA leads all-time series 57-40 Coming off a tough outing against the Boston Celtics on Saturday night, the Charlotte Hornets are back in action…