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ClutchPoints Sep 16, 2019
Celtics news: Nicolas Batum, Evan Fournier heap praise on Vincent Poirier

Celtics news: Nicolas Batum, Evan Fournier heap praise on Vincent Poirier

The Boston Celtics may have unearthed a gem in French big man Vincent Poirier. Poirier was quite a revelation for France in the FIBA World Cup in China. While he played in limited minutes — largely as a backup for star big man Rudy Gobert — Poirier took advantage of the opportunities given to him […] The post Celtics news: Nicolas Batum, Evan Fournier heap praise on Vincent Poirier appeared first on ClutchPoints.
Inquisitr Sep 15, 2019
NBA Rumors: Hornets Could Trade Nicolas Batum And 2nd-Round Pick For Andrew Wiggins, Per ‘Bleacher Report’

NBA Rumors: Hornets Could Trade Nicolas Batum And 2nd-Round Pick For Andrew Wiggins, Per ‘Bleacher Report’

The departure of Kemba Walker in the 2019 NBA free agency has dramatically changed the course the Charlotte Hornets will be taking in the 2019-20 NBA season. From trying to remain a competitive team in the Eastern Conference, the Hornets are now expected to focus more on the development of their young players. However, instead of admitting that they are currently in a rebuilding mode, Hornets General Manager Mitch Kupchak preferred to call the process “transition.” “If there is a master plan, it is to transition from a team built around a superstar to a team built around our young...
Swarm and Sting Sep 15, 2019

Charlotte Hornets FIBA Update: Hernangomez wins gold, bronze for Batum

The 2019 FIBA World Cup is over, with Charlotte Hornets center Willy Hernangomez and Spain taking the top prize. Nicolas Batum and France won third place. Well, the exciting 2019 FIBA World Cup came to an end this morning with Spain defeating Argentina in blowout fashion to take home the gold medal. Willy Hernangomez of […] Charlotte Hornets FIBA Update: Hernangomez wins gold, bronze for Batum - Swarm and Sting - Swarm and Sting - A Charlotte Hornets Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
ClutchPoints Sep 11, 2019
Nicolas Batum says Rudy Gobert used Myles Turner’s comments as motivation

Nicolas Batum says Rudy Gobert used Myles Turner’s comments as motivation

Team USA center Myles Turner took a little jab at French big man Rudy Gobert prior to their recently concluded FIBA World Cup matchup, in which France won 89-79. As relayed by John Schuhmann of NBA.com, Nicolas Batum said Gobert used the Indiana Pacers center’s sly comments as fuel for their Wednesday showdown, which obviously […] The post Nicolas Batum says Rudy Gobert used Myles Turner’s comments as motivation appeared first on ClutchPoints.
Swarm and Sting Sep 1, 2019

Charlotte Hornets: Nicolas Batum has quiet game in win over Germany

Despite a quiet game by the Charlotte Hornets forward Nicolas Batum, France was still able to pull away for a win against Germany. As the Charlotte Hornets await the beginning of training camp, some of their players are making an impact with their national teams, who are pursuing the FIBA World Cup. On Sunday, Nicolas […] Charlotte Hornets: Nicolas Batum has quiet game in win over Germany - Swarm and Sting - Swarm and Sting - A Charlotte Hornets Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
At The Hive Aug 27, 2019
The Hornets are not the worst team in NBA 2K20

The Hornets are not the worst team in NBA 2K20

Steve Mitchell-USA TODAY Sports The popular video game franchise doesn’t think highly of the Hornets, but there are two teams with worse average ratings. The (pretty much) full list of NBA 2K20 player ratings is out, and the Charlotte Hornets didn’t come out looking pretty. Here’s the Hornets roster as it stands right now: Terry Rozier, 78 Nicolas Batum, 77 Cody Zeller, 77 Miles Bridges, 76 Willy Hernangomez, 76 Michael Kidd-Gilchrist, 76 Marvin Williams, 76 Malik Monk, 75 Bismack Biyombo, 75 Dwayne Bacon, 73 PJ Washington, 72 Devonte’ Graham, 69 Rookies Cody Martin...
Inquisitr Aug 25, 2019
NBA Rumors: Kevin Love-For-Nicolas Batum Trade Could Make Hornets ‘Fringe Playoff Team,’ Per ‘Bleacher Report’

NBA Rumors: Kevin Love-For-Nicolas Batum Trade Could Make Hornets ‘Fringe Playoff Team,’ Per ‘Bleacher Report’

Since the 2019 NBA offseason started, the Cleveland Cavaliers continue to inform everyone in the league that they have no intention of trading All-Star power forward Kevin Love. Despite suffering a huge disappointment in the 2018-19 NBA season, the Cavaliers still see Love as the player that will lead them back to the top of the Eastern Conference and help them win their second NBA championship title. However, with the emergence of numerous powerhouse teams in the league, most people believe that the Cavaliers are better off trading Love and focus on the development of their young players....
Swarm and Sting Aug 18, 2019

Charlotte Hornets Position Battles: Nicolas Batum vs Malik Monk

Heading into training camp next month, the starting shooting guard spot seems to be wide open for the Charlotte Hornets, with Nicolas Batum and Malik Monk being the main competitors. With the Charlotte Hornets seemingly entering rebuild mode starting with the 2019-20 season, many fans want the organization to go all-in on the youth and […] Charlotte Hornets Position Battles: Nicolas Batum vs Malik Monk - Swarm and Sting - Swarm and Sting - A Charlotte Hornets Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More

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  • Willy Hernangomez

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