8:29 PM EDT, Mon October 22, 2018
charlotteobserver 9 hours ago

Five Charlotte Hornets thoughts, including Malik Monk not caring in a good way

When Charlotte Hornets coach James Borrego evaluated the statistics from last season, he had two strong reactions: This team must raise its 3-pointers and assists. All evidence so far suggests …
At The Hive Oct 20, 2018
Hornets withstand Heat rally, win 113-112

Hornets withstand Heat rally, win 113-112

The Hornets picked up their second road win in as many nights, holding on to beat the Heat. Kemba Walker scored 39 points, Malik Monk scored 15, Michael Kidd-Gilchrist had 7 points and 7 blocks, and the Hornets withstood a Heat rally to win 113-112. The Hornets started the game much like their first two- slowly. The Heat jumped out to a 7-0 lead in the first minute of the game. The Hornets clawed back and took their first lead of the contest 22-21 about seven minutes into the game. The teams traded baskets for the remainder of the quarter, but the Heat couldn't match the Hornets. After...
ClutchPoints Oct 9, 2018
Malik Monk gets a note stuck to his Hornets jersey to make sure he never forgets it

Malik Monk gets a note stuck to his Hornets jersey to make sure he never forgets it

Charlotte Hornets second-year man Malik Monk made a severe mistake prior to checking into the game at one point this preseason. So his teammates stuck a note right on his jersey to serve as a reminder. In their preseason game against the Miami Heat, Monk was ready to check in with just under four minutes […] The post Malik Monk gets a note stuck to his Hornets jersey to make sure he never forgets it appeared first on ClutchPoints.
At The Hive Oct 8, 2018
Hornets escape Bulls, 110-104, move to 3-1 in preseason

Hornets escape Bulls, 110-104, move to 3-1 in preseason

The Charlotte Hornets played well against the Chicago Bulls, and it seems they’ve solidified their rotation as well. The Charlotte Hornets beat the Chicago Bulls Monday night. Malik Monk’s abilities were on full display, especially on this alley-oop pass to Miles Bridges. HELLO pic.twitter.com/xG161bGgIk— At The Hive (@At_The_Hive) October 8, 2018 One Hornet that had a particularly interesting stat line was Nicolas Batum, who finished with seven points, seven assists, and 12 rebounds. Batum even played a short stint at power forward in the third quarter. Another player that...
At The Hive Oct 8, 2018
2018-19 Season Preview: Malik Monk is poised for a role expansion

2018-19 Season Preview: Malik Monk is poised for a role expansion

Malik Monk had a disappointing rookie campaign - but he still has mountains of potential. Fixated in a small role for his rookie season, Malik Monk struggled when he was on the floor. However, with new coaching changes as well as a role expansion, Monk should be one of the Hornets’ main rotation players this year. Under former head coach Steve Clifford, Monk averaged only 13 minutes per game. But this statistic doesn’t tell the whole story. In fact, the assumption from some national media members that Monk is already a bust is simply wrong and makes Hornets fans cringe. Now in his...
ClutchPoints Oct 8, 2018
Hornets using 12-14-second shot clock in practices as part of plan to play faster

Hornets using 12-14-second shot clock in practices as part of plan to play faster

The Charlotte Hornets have been implementing a 12-14-second shot clock in practices, with hopes of playing a more uptempo game, according to Rick Bonnell of The Charlotte Observer. Hornets guard Malik Monk revealed this new strategy: “Way faster,” guard Malik Monk said of upping the pace. “It’s crazy that we’re learning that fast. In practice, we’ve […] The post Hornets using 12-14-second shot clock in practices as part of plan to play faster appeared first on ClutchPoints.
At The Hive Oct 2, 2018
Preseason Preview: Young Hornets ready to light up the scoreboard against the Heat

Preseason Preview: Young Hornets ready to light up the scoreboard against the Heat

The Charlotte Hornets might have hit on Miles Bridges... and Malik Monk... and Dwayne Bacon... and James Borrego? What: Miami Heat at Charlotte Hornets Where: Spectrum Center; Charlotte, North Carolina When: 7:00 p.m. EST How to watch: Fox Sports Southeast The Charlotte Hornets aren’t playing a team named the Celtics tomorrow, for what it’s worth. After falling to Boston at TD Arena just two days ago, the Hornets will play the first match in their actual arena on Tuesday night. In Charlotte’s last game, Miles Bridges was spectacular. Even the Celtics’ commentators were impressed -...
Swarm and Sting Oct 1, 2018

Charlotte Hornets Player Preview: Malik Monk

Malik Monk is coming off a disappointing rookie year, but flashed serious potential last season. What should Charlotte Hornets fans expect from him in year two? Outside of Kemba Walker, Malik Monk is probably the most intriguing player on the Charlotte Hornets. He’s an explosive athlete and scorer with a TON of potential, which is […] Charlotte Hornets Player Preview: Malik Monk - Swarm and Sting - Swarm and Sting - A Charlotte Hornets Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
charlotteobserver Sep 29, 2018

Hornets’ Jeremy Lamb has big game, sets bar. How will Malik Monk respond?

The term veteran teammate Marvin Williams used Friday to describe Jeremy Lamb this preseason: “Want to.” Now, that doesn’t mean Lamb was lethargic his prior six NBA seasons. Actually, the …

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