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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…

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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…

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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…

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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…

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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…

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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…

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Hornets Game Day: Hornets look to continue playoff push into tonight’s game against 76ers

Charlotte Hornets(42-31) at Philadelphia 76ers(9-65) Wells Fargo Center, Philadelphia PA Gametime: 7:00 p.m. Television: FOX Sports Southeast Radio: WFNZ 610 AM/Hornets Radio Network Season series: CHA leads series 2-0 Series history(since 1988-89): CHA leads all-time series 55-40 The Charlotte Hornets wrap up their 4-game road trip tonight in Philadelphia against the 76ers, as the Hornets…

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Hornets daily playoff tracker

Each day, we’ll be bringing you the latest happenings on the Charlotte Hornets road to the NBA playoffs, and looking at what their magic number to clinch is at now, keeping an eye on which games that could affect Charlotte in the Eastern Conference playoff race, and the remaining games for the Hornets in the…

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Hornets daily playoff tracker

With the regular season winding down, and the playoffs right around the corner, we’ll be doing a series of daily playoff trackers leading up to the moment when the Charlotte Hornets could clinch their 10th playoff appearance in franchise history, by giving you a look at what their magic number is at this moment, the…

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Hornets starting to find their swagger at the right time

If you haven’t been paying attention to how the NBA season has played out so far over the last few months, then you haven’t been keeping a close eye on what may be one of the biggest surprises of the league over the last few months.  The Charlotte Hornets have started to find their “swagger”,…