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Swarm and Sting Apr 24, 2018

Charlotte Hornets: Willy Hernangomez has made Cody Zeller expendable

Willy Hernangomez could replace Cody Zeller in the Charlotte Hornets’ rotation and allow the team to trade the former fourth overall pick. The Charlotte Hornets have a bit of a logjam in their frontcourt. Particularly at the center position where they have Dwight Howard, Cody Zeller and Willy Hernangomez. With Howard as the starter, it […] Charlotte Hornets: Willy Hernangomez has made Cody Zeller expendable - Swarm and Sting - Swarm and Sting - A Charlotte Hornets Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
charlotteobserver Apr 22, 2018

For the first time since his rookie season, Dwight Howard won't play in NBA playoffs

Dwight Howard, Charlotte Hornets center, talks about preparing for next season after missing this year's NBA playoffs. …
Peachtree Hoops Apr 22, 2018
Hawks 2017-18 player review: Miles Plumlee

Hawks 2017-18 player review: Miles Plumlee

Evaluating the veteran backup center. Miles Plumlee became a part of a reshuffled Atlanta Hawks roster via a trade in late June, with the apparent objective of jettisoning Dwight Howard from organization. He was traded along with Marco Belinelli, who the Charlotte Hornets would greatly miss as they would fall short of the Eastern Conference playoffs for the second season in a row. The Hawks had to move back ten spots in the second round of the 2017 NBA draft to complete the deal. The 29-year-old is one of a handful of big men in the league that received a contract worth than more than $10...
At The Hive Apr 15, 2018
The Charlotte Hornets 2017-2018 Awards

The Charlotte Hornets 2017-2018 Awards

With the season wrapped up, it’s time to acknowledge who achieved individual success on the Hornets this season, and who didn’t. As the NBA regular season has passed by, it comes time to look back on the 2017-2018 season. Through all the ups and downs, the Charlotte Hornets have had their fair share of nominees for regular season awards, even if things ended far short of what was expected. Defensive Player of the Year: Dwight Howard It seems like ex-GM Rich Cho made one great transaction other than drafting Kemba Walker during his tenure. After being acquired in the 2017 offseason,...
Swarm and Sting Apr 13, 2018

Dwight Howard wants to return to the Charlotte Hornets next season

Eight-time all-star Dwight Howard wants to return to the Charlotte Hornets but will they want him back next season? During his exit interview, Dwight Howard said multiple times that he wants to be back with the Charlotte Hornets next season. After a bounce-back year with the Queen City team, it’s easy to see why he […] Dwight Howard wants to return to the Charlotte Hornets next season - Swarm and Sting - Swarm and Sting - A Charlotte Hornets Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
charlotteobserver Apr 11, 2018

Hornets' highest-paid players rarely clicked on court. Can they fix this problem?

Whoever coaches the Charlotte Hornets next season must get Nic Batum and Dwight Howard on the same page. That never really happened this season. That was partially about circumstance, most …
charlotteobserver Apr 11, 2018

Howard and Batum try to find a way

It took time for Hornets players Dwight Howard and Nic Batum to mesh on the court. …
ClutchPoints Apr 11, 2018
Pacers news: Lance Stephenson ‘forgot to play defense’ after huge block on Dwight Howard

Pacers news: Lance Stephenson ‘forgot to play defense’ after huge block on Dwight Howard

Lance Stephenson had the highlight of the night against the Charlotte Hornets for all the right and wrong reasons, perfectly summing up who he is as a player. The Brooklynite trailed a gathering Dwight Howard and pinned his shot off the glass, which ricocheted and found an open Michael Kidd-Gilchrist, who slammed it home as Stephenson […] The post Pacers news: Lance Stephenson ‘forgot to play defense’ after huge block on Dwight Howard appeared first on ClutchPoints.
ClutchPoints Apr 11, 2018
Dwight Howard hopes to be back for 2018-19 NBA season

Dwight Howard hopes to be back for 2018-19 NBA season

Dwight Howard has bounced around the NBA since leaving the Orlando Magic and for whatever reason, he just hasn’t seemed to be able to find a home. He has seemed to be a good fit with the Charlotte Hornets since coming over in a trade during the offseason from the Atlanta Hawks. He has kept […] The post Dwight Howard hopes to be back for 2018-19 NBA season appeared first on ClutchPoints.
charlotteobserver Apr 10, 2018

Hornets win season finale, take advantage of resting Pacers

Dwight Howard finished with 14 points and 17 rebounds and Frank Kaminsky tied his career high with 24 points Tuesday night to lead the Charlotte Hornets past the Indiana Pacers, …
ClutchPoints Apr 10, 2018
Pacers news: Lance Stephenson rejects Dwight Howard from behind

Pacers news: Lance Stephenson rejects Dwight Howard from behind

There is only one Lance Stephenson. And NBA fans love him. On Tuesday night, Stephenson pulled off an epic chasedown block on Charlotte Hornets center Dwight Howard. He celebrated on the court right after it but the ball was still live allowing Michael Kidd-Gilchrist to clean up the shot and score, all the while Lance […] The post Pacers news: Lance Stephenson rejects Dwight Howard from behind appeared first on ClutchPoints.
Swarm and Sting Apr 6, 2018

Charlotte Hornets @ Orlando Magic: NBA 2K18 prediction

Dwight Howard looks to help lead the Charlotte Hornets past his former team and snap their current losing streak. The Charlotte Hornets have lost four consecutive games dating back to last Wednesday. While already being eliminated from the playoffs, they must still finish the season strong. They face the Orlando Magic on Friday night. A player who is […] Charlotte Hornets @ Orlando Magic: NBA 2K18 prediction - Swarm and Sting - Swarm and Sting - A Charlotte Hornets Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
ClutchPoints Apr 5, 2018
Dwight Howard: A quiet Hall of Famer

Dwight Howard: A quiet Hall of Famer

In the midst of his 14th season, the Charlotte Hornets’ Dwight Howard still carries the same chiseled physique from his prime. That, and a few intact aspects from the best parts of his younger game, can trick a mind into believing his current form is closer to the whole of his body of work than it […] The post Dwight Howard: A quiet Hall of Famer appeared first on ClutchPoints.
charlotteobserver Apr 3, 2018

Hornets drop fourth straight, get 23 points, 17 rebounds from Dwight Howard

Lauri Markkanen scored 24 points and Sean Kilpatrick added 21 off the bench to lead the Chicago Bulls to a 120-114 victory over the Charlotte Hornets on Tuesday night. Justin …
Swarm and Sting Apr 3, 2018

Shorthanded Charlotte Hornets fall to the Chicago Bulls, 120-114

Malik Monk had one of his best games of the season but it wasn’t enough to lift the Charlotte Hornets past the Chicago Bulls. The Charlotte Hornets (34-45) were defeated by the Chicago Bulls (27-51) as they lost their fourth straight game. Dwight Howard and Malik Monk led the Queen City team as they combined […] Shorthanded Charlotte Hornets fall to the Chicago Bulls, 120-114 - Swarm and Sting - Swarm and Sting - A Charlotte Hornets Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More

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Hornets Player News

  • Kemba Walker

    Charlotte Hornets 2017-18 season grades: Kemba Walker

  • Dwight Howard

    Charlotte Hornets: Willy Hernangomez has made Cody Zeller expendable

  • Malik Monk

    Charlotte Hornets guard Malik Monk explains how he stayed focused, what he'll do next

  • Cody Zeller

    Charlotte Hornets: Willy Hernangomez has made Cody Zeller expendable

  • Frank Kaminsky

    Confidence is a big thing in the NBA

  • Dwayne Bacon

    Buzz City Beat: Charlotte Hornets to interview three head coach candidates, Jeremy Lamb’s career year

  • Nicolas Batum

    Should Hornets waive Nic Batum? Is blowing up roster the answer? Here’s what I think.

  • Michael Kidd-Gilchrist

    Pacers news: Lance Stephenson ‘forgot to play defense’ after huge block on Dwight Howard

  • Willy Hernangomez

    Charlotte Hornets: Willy Hernangomez has made Cody Zeller expendable

  • Marvin Williams

    Malik Monk, Charlotte Hornets roll over makeshift Orlando Magic rotation