Queen City Hoops Jun 23, 2016
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
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
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
Thursday, the Carolina Panthers announced they signed Oher to a three-year extension through 2019.
Northwest Herald Jun 15, 2016
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
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
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. […]