Hornets single-game tickets go on sale September 24th

The Charlotte Hornets announced today that tickets for all home games will go on sale this Thursday morning at 10:00 a.m. at the Time Warner Cable Arena box office, hornets.com, ticketmaster.com, or by phone at 1-800-4NBA-TIX(462-2849). The home opener will take place on Sunday, November 2nd at 2:00 p.m. at Time Warner Cable Arena, with…

Hornets add Thompson and Washburn to training camp roster

CHARLOTTE, NC – Charlotte Hornets general manager Rich Cho announced today that the team has signed forward Sam Thompson and center Jason Thompson to their training camp roster.  Per team policy, terms of both deals were not released.  The roster for the team’s training camp now stands at 18 players. Last season at Ohio State,…

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Kendall Gill: If I had known

In a short video posted by TouchVision on Facebook, former Hornets guard Kendall Gill talks about some of the things he would have done differently if he knew then what he knows now. One of those things is re-signing with the Charlotte Hornets. See what he has to say below: If I knew… with NBA…

Batum scores 7 in NBA Africa game

Nic Bautm made his Hornets debut, albeit in the NBA Africa game, teaming with former Hornet Bismack Biyombo on Team Africa. Batum will wear #5 for the Hornets. He previously wore #88 while playing for the Portland Trail Blazers. Batum finished the game with 7 points, 3 rebound, 3 assists and 2 turnovers in just…

Was the MKG injury the impetus to a roster adjustment?

The Bobcats were a defensive stalwart. Top 5 league ranking, opposing coaches praising, fun to watch. Then one of their defensive cogs, second-year player Michael Kidd-Gilchrist broke a bone in his hand, and it immediately went down the toilet. MKG left the game, Charlotte lost its lead over the Dallas Mavericks, and the Bobcats lost….

What is the Charlotte Hornets, really?

The nickname is coming back. The colors are coming back. The logo — yet to be defined — almost certainly will be similar to the original logo. I’d wager Hugo, the Hornets mascot, will return as well. So what is the Charlotte Hornets, really? Is it a collection of colors, logos, pinstripes and fonts? No….

Hornets official colors will be purple and teal

Rick Bonnell of the Charlotte observer broke the news last night that the Hornets colors will officially be purple and teal and not light blue and teal as some fans had feared. The Bobcats have been using a sort of reflex blue and light blue color scheme marketing their “Buzz City” rebrand, since they can’t…

Bobcats fall to Rockets in season opener

The Charlotte Bobcats fell to the Houston Rockets this evening by a score of 83-96. Josh McRoberts led the Bobcats in scoring with 15 points. – The Bobcats started strong, leading the Rockers after the first quarter after a great start by Kemba Walker. Walker had 8 points in the first quarter. – Michel Kidd-Gilchrist…