Tides take advantage of late Knights error in win

Coming off a four-game split against the Durham Bulls, the Charlotte Knights welcomed in the Norfolk Tides to BB&T Ballpark for the first game of a three-game series, as they were looking for their third win in a row, but it wasn’t the way it would go planned, as a late error in the top…

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…

Knights notch its first win of season over Bulls

After dropping a 7-3 decision on Opening Day back on Thursday night, the Charlotte Knights were back at it again tonight in Durham as they took on the Durham Bulls in game 2 of their 4-game series to begin the season, and behind the strong outing from starter Erik Johnson, the Knights were able to…

Hornets officially punch their ticket to the playoffs

It’s official, playoff basketball is coming back to Charlotte.  The Charlotte Hornets officially punched its ticket to the 2016 NBA Playoffs tonight thanks to the Detroit Pistons win over the Bulls in Chicago.  Charlotte will make just it’s third playoff appearance in the modern era of Charlotte NBA basketball(2004-present), and it marks their second playoff…

Hornets Daily Playoff Primer

From now until the start of the playoffs, we will continue to provide daily updates on where the Charlotte Hornets are currently stand in their road to the NBA Playoffs, and looking at what their magic number is to clinch, as well as looking ahead to the key games left on the schedule and providing…

Hornets Daily Playoff Primer

From now until the start of the playoffs, we’ll be giving you daily updates at where the Charlotte Hornets are in the playoff race, and what their magic number to clinch is, as well as looking at the Eastern Conference and Southeast Division standings and some of the key games to watch in the playoff…

Hagel named Checkers 2016 Man of the Year

CHARLOTTE, NC – The Charlotte Checkers announced today that Kyle Hagel has been named the team’s recipient of the IOA/American Specialty Man of the Year award for his contributions to the Charlotte community during the 2015-16 season. The award marks the sixth time that Hagel has earned the nomination from his team, winning the Yanick…

Hornets daily playoff primer

From now until the start of the playoffs, we’ll be giving you a look at the Charlotte Hornets road to the NBA Playoffs in our daily playoff primer series, and taking a look at the Hornets magic number to clinch, a look at some of the games that could affect the Hornets in the Eastern…

Hornets playoff primer

From now until the start of the playoffs, we’ll be providing a daily update on the Charlotte Hornets push to the NBA playoffs, by taking a look at what their magic number is to clinch, a look at what some of the other teams are doing, and taking a look ahead at the remaining games…