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Hornets Sign 2014 First-Round Draft Pick P.J. Hairston

By at August 22, 2014 | 3:21 pm | 0 Comment

Hornets Sign 2014 First-Round Draft Pick P.J. Hairston

Charlotte Hornets General Manager Rich Cho announced today that the team has signed first-round draft pick P.J. Hairston. The Hornets acquired the rights to Hairston (26th overall pick) and guard Semaj Christon (55th overall pick), along with a 2019 second-round draft pick... Read more »

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Charlotte Sports Foundation And Charlotte Hornets Announce Official Bid To Host NBA All-Star Weekend

By at August 12, 2014 | 10:56 am | 0 Comment

Charlotte Sports Foundation And Charlotte Hornets Announce Official Bid To Host NBA All-Star Weekend

The Charlotte Sports Foundation (CSF) and the Charlotte Hornets announced this morning in a press conference that the team will officially submit a bid for Charlotte to host the NBA All-Star Weekend at Time Warner Cable Arena in 2017 or 2018. The bid is the result of a... Read more »

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Charlotte Hornets Name Pat Delany Assistant Coach

By at July 9, 2014 | 10:59 am | 0 Comment

Charlotte Hornets Name Pat Delany Assistant Coach

Charlotte Hornets General Manager Rich Cho announced today that the team has added Pat Delany as an assistant coach on the staff of Head Coach Steve Clifford. Delany joins the Hornets after spending last season as head coach of the Sioux Falls Skyforce, the NBA D-League... Read more »

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Hornets Select Vonleh, Acquire Rights To Hairston In 2014 NBA Draft

By at June 27, 2014 | 9:09 am | 0 Comment

Hornets Select Vonleh, Acquire Rights To Hairston In 2014 NBA Draft

The Charlotte Hornets tonight selected forward Noah Vonleh with the ninth overall pick in the first round of the 2014 NBA Draft.  The team also acquired the rights to guards P.J. Hairston (26th overall pick) and Semaj Christon (55th overall pick), along a 2019 second-round... Read more »

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Charlotte Hornets Unveil New Uniforms

By at June 19, 2014 | 5:23 pm | 0 Comment

Charlotte Hornets Unveil New Uniforms

Team Reveals Designs For Home, Road, Alternate Jerseys   The Charlotte Hornets today unveiled the uniforms to be worn by the team in its return to NBA action for the 2014-15 season.  The white home and purple road uniforms are joined by a teal alternate... Read more »

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Hornets Name Steve Hetzel Assistant Coach

By at June 18, 2014 | 11:27 am | 0 Comment

Hornets Name Steve Hetzel Assistant Coach

Charlotte Hornets General Manager Rich Cho announced today that the team has added Steve Hetzel as an assistant coach on the staff of Head Coach Steve Clifford. Hetzel joins the Hornets after spending last season as head coach of the Canton Charge in the NBA D-League. ... Read more »

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Hugo The Hornet Makes His Long-Awaited Return To Charlotte

By at June 5, 2014 | 5:22 pm | 0 Comment

Hugo The Hornet Makes His Long-Awaited Return To Charlotte

Hugo the Hornet made his return to Charlotte today with a series of appearances that included stops at Novant Health Hemby Children’s Hospital, Rama Road Elementary School, the Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department Eastway Division, Charlotte Fire Department Station 1... Read more »

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Bobcats Steve Clifford Named Eastern Conference Coach Of The Month

By at April 17, 2014 | 5:27 pm | 0 Comment

Bobcats Steve Clifford Named Eastern Conference Coach Of The Month

The NBA announced today that Bobcats head coach Steve Clifford has been named Eastern Conference Coach of the Month for the month of April.  Clifford led the Bobcats to a 7-1 record (.875 winning percentage) in April, the best record in the NBA and the highest monthly... Read more »

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Bobcats Center Al Jefferson Named Eastern Conference Player Of The Week

By at April 7, 2014 | 3:16 pm | 0 Comment

Bobcats Center Al Jefferson Named Eastern Conference Player Of The Week

The NBA announced today that Bobcats center Al Jefferson has been named Eastern Conference Player of the Week for games played from Monday, March 31 through Sunday, April 6.  Jefferson led the Bobcats to a 4-0 week in which the team clinched the second playoff berth in... Read more »

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Bobcats Center Al Jefferson Named Eastern Conference Player Of The Month

By at April 2, 2014 | 9:10 am | 0 Comment

Bobcats Center Al Jefferson Named Eastern Conference Player Of The Month

Jefferson Averages 24.7 Points and 10.6 Rebounds, Leading Bobcats to 9-7 Record in March The NBA announced today that Bobcats center Al Jefferson has been named Eastern Conference Player of the Month for games played in March.  Jefferson, who led the Bobcats to a 9-7... Read more »

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Bobcats Sign DJ White to 10-Day Contract

By at March 21, 2014 | 12:42 pm | 0 Comment

Bobcats Sign DJ White to 10-Day Contract

Charlotte Bobcats President of Basketball Operations Rod Higgins announced today that the team has signed forward DJ White to a 10-day contract.   White will wear No. 8.  The Bobcats roster stands at 15 players. The 6-9 White is in his sixth NBA season and has career... Read more »

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New Charlotte Hornets Merchandise To Go On Sale Saturday

By at January 17, 2014 | 5:27 pm | 0 Comment

New Charlotte Hornets Merchandise To Go On Sale Saturday

Following the excitement of the unveiling of the team’s brand identity last month, new Charlotte Hornets merchandise will go on sale on Saturday, January 18, exclusively at the Time Warner Cable Arena Team Store.  Current season ticket holders will have the first... Read more »

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Video: Charlotte Bobcats Practice Interviews 12.12.13

By at December 13, 2013 | 9:31 am | 0 Comment

Video: Charlotte Bobcats Practice Interviews 12.12.13

Coaches and players discuss last night's loss to Orlando and the big game Friday night against the Indiana Pacers.  Interviews include Head Coach, Kemba Walker and Cody... Read more »

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Bobcats Steve Clifford Update

By at November 8, 2013 | 4:18 pm | 0 Comment

Bobcats Steve Clifford Update

Bobcats President of Basketball Operations Rod Higgins released the following statement this afternoon: While at dinner last night, Bobcats Head Coach Steve Clifford suffered chest pains. He went to the hospital and was later admitted. After testing this morning, doctors... Read more »

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Charlotte Bobcats Fall in Season Opener

By at October 31, 2013 | 9:49 am | 0 Comment

Charlotte Bobcats Fall in Season Opener

The Charlotte Bobcats kicked off the 2013-2014 season on Wednesday night when they traveled to Houston to take on Dwight Howard and the Rockets. Josh McRoberts led the way with 15 points and the Bobcats defense tried to keep them in the game but it was not enough as they... Read more »

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Charlotte Bobcats Announce 2013-14 Regular Season Schedule

By at August 7, 2013 | 9:47 am | 0 Comment

Charlotte Bobcats Announce 2013-14 Regular Season Schedule

August 6, 2013 – The Charlotte Bobcats will begin the 2013-14 campaign on Wednesday, Oct. 30 on the road against the Houston Rockets, before returning to Time Warner Cable Arena on Friday, Nov. 1 to face the Cleveland Cavaliers at 7:00 p.m. in their Home Opener.  After... Read more »

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Bobcats Re-Sign Free Agent Guard Gerald Henderson

By at July 30, 2013 | 2:03 pm | 0 Comment

Bobcats Re-Sign Free Agent Guard Gerald Henderson

July 30, 2013 – Charlotte Bobcats President of Basketball Operations Rod Higgins announced today that the team has re-signed guard Gerald Henderson. Per team policy, terms of the deal were not disclosed.  “We are incredibly pleased that Gerald will remain a part of... Read more »

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The Buzz is Back: NBA Approves Bobcats Name Change to Hornets

By at July 23, 2013 | 11:29 am | 0 Comment

The Buzz is Back: NBA Approves Bobcats Name Change to Hornets

July 18, 2013 Earlier today, the NBA Board of Governors unanimously approved Bobcats Sports & Entertainment’s application to change the team’s name to the Charlotte Hornets, effective at the start of the 2014-15 NBA season. The Hornets was the name of the original... Read more »

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Charlotte Bobcats Quick Notes

By at July 10, 2013 | 4:51 pm | 0 Comment

Charlotte Bobcats Quick Notes

It has been a very busy offseason for the Charlotte Bobcats and today was no different. Let’s take a look at what all went down today at Time Warner Cable Arena.   The Bobcats officially signed center Al Jefferson to his three year 41 million dollar contract.... Read more »

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Charlotte Bobcats Announce Roster for 2013 NBA Summer League

By at July 8, 2013 | 9:46 am | 0 Comment

Charlotte Bobcats Announce Roster for 2013 NBA Summer League

July 6, 2013 – The Charlotte Bobcats today announced the team’s roster for the 2013 NBA Summer League in Las Vegas.  Current Bobcats players Bismack Biyombo, Michael Kidd-Gilchrist and Jeffery Taylor are joined by 2013 first-round draft pick Cody Zeller on the... Read more »

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