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Queen City Hoops Jun 23, 2016

Hornets Swap 22nd Pick For Kings’ Marco Belinelli

After all the build-up to the draft, the Hornets’ night ended early. Charlotte swapped its first-round pick, 22nd overall, to the Sacramento Kings for Marco Belinelli. The nine-year veteran wing has two years and $12.66 million left on his contract, improving Charlotte’s depth but adding to the complexity of re-signing their free agents. Charlotte had interest in signing Belinelli last offseason, but he’s a bit of a reclamation […]
Queen City Hoops Jun 22, 2016

Hornets Draft Buzz: Among numerous unknowns, there lies an answer

Let me preface this final Hornets Draft Buzz column by stating that nobody has much of a feel for what the hell is actually going to happen after the first two picks tomorrow night. There are going to be plenty of surprises – that much I do know. There are going to be trades in the next 24 hours. That’s […]
Queen City Hoops Jun 17, 2016

Hornets Draft Buzz: View of the landscape one week out

This year feels very different from past years with the draft. There’s the obvious factor that Charlotte doesn’t have a lottery pick, and so the hype surrounding the 22nd overall selection isn’t as heightened. That said, there is more unknown with prospects 15-45 this year, and the answer to the reason for that can be found in the fluidity of […]
Baltimore Sun Jun 17, 2016

Former Raven Michael Oher signs three-year extension with Carolina Panthers

Thursday, the Carolina Panthers announced they signed Oher to a three-year extension through 2019.
Northwest Herald Jun 15, 2016

Blackhawks trade Teravainen, Bickell to Hurricanes

RALEIGH, N.C. – The Carolina Hurricanes have acquired forwards Teuvo Teravainen and Bryan Bickell from the Chicago Blackhawks in exchange for two draft picks.
Queen City Hoops Jun 7, 2016

Hornets Draft Buzz: Malachi Richardson vs. Malik Beasley

Why the Hornets should draft Malachi Richardson The Charlotte Hornets have the 22nd overall pick in the 2016 NBA Draft. There are a lot of different options the Hornets could go with. Steve Clifford’s team could go with a big man to potentially replace Al Jefferson if he were to leave in free agency, or they could draft a guard […]
Queen City Hoops May 27, 2016

2016 NBA Draft Profile: Brice Johnson

Brice Johnson Hometown: Orangeburg, SC College: University of North Carolina Position: Power Forward Birthday: June 27, 1994 (Age 21) Height: Between 6’9 and 6’10 Weight: 210 lbs. Wingspan: 7’0 Standing Reach: 8′ 10.5″ Strengths: Running the floor: Very rarely do you see a senior projected to go in the 1st round, as nowadays most players leave after a year or two. […]

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