5:13 PM EDT, Thu July 19, 2018
Swarm and Sting 1 hour ago

Buzz City Beat: Charlotte Hornets announce preseason game, Kemba plans to stay

Buzz City Beat is Swarm and Sting’s one stop for the latest news and stories from around the web about the Charlotte Hornets. San Antonio Spurs‘ head coach Gregg Popovich said that it was tough to lose Tony Parker this summer. (Twitter/ @TimBontemps) In this edition of Buzz City Beat, we look at the Charlotte […] Buzz City Beat: Charlotte Hornets announce preseason game, Kemba plans to stay - Swarm and Sting - Swarm and Sting - A Charlotte Hornets Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Swarm and Sting 21 hours ago

Charlotte Hornets: Arnoldas Kulboka impressed in Summer League

The Charlotte Hornets may have found a second-round steal in Arnoldas Kulboka who showed plenty of potential at the Las Vegas Summer League. While Miles Bridges, Dwayne Bacon, and Willy Hernangomez headlined the Charlotte Hornets‘ summer league team with their great play, Arnoldas Kulboka had a quietly impressive campaign in Las Vegas. The second-round pick […] Charlotte Hornets: Arnoldas Kulboka impressed in Summer League - Swarm and Sting - Swarm and Sting - A Charlotte Hornets Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Swarm and Sting Jul 18, 2018

Charlotte Hornets: Why Nicolas Batum will have a career year

After three years with the Charlotte Hornets, the 2018-19 campaign will be Nic Batum’s biggest make it or break it season of his career. Nicolas Batum has been with the Charlotte Hornets for three years now. Nic initially joined the team, following a trade that sent Forward Noah Vonleh to the Portland Trail Blazers, and him […] Charlotte Hornets: Why Nicolas Batum will have a career year - Swarm and Sting - Swarm and Sting - A Charlotte Hornets Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Swarm and Sting Jul 18, 2018

Charlotte Hornets: Why each wing player should/shouldn’t be traded

With a plethora of wings on the roster and budding youth prospects ready for NBA minutes, there’s a case to be made for/against trading each wing player on the Charlotte Hornets. The current Charlotte Hornets‘ roster is absolutely loaded with wing talent. However, with promises of young players receiving NBA minutes from coaching and front-office personnel […] Charlotte Hornets: Why each wing player should/shouldn’t be traded - Swarm and Sting - Swarm and Sting - A Charlotte Hornets Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
At The Hive Jul 18, 2018
What we learned about Miles Bridges at Summer League and what it means going forward

What we learned about Miles Bridges at Summer League and what it means going forward

Miles Bridges played well during Summer League, but what does that mean for his role next season and where can he improve? The Charlotte Hornets Summer League has come and gone, and while it did not end with a championship, there were several bright spots for the young Hornets. Head coach James Borrego sent second-year players Malik Monk, Dwayne Bacon and Willy Hernagomez (third year) to start alongside rookies Miles Bridges and Devonte Graham. The thought was that these guys are likely to play actual minutes together this season, so better to start working on their chemistry now. Each...
Swarm and Sting Jul 17, 2018

Charlotte Hornets: Which players are on the outside looking in before the 2018-19 Season?

With the players that the Charlotte Hornets added this summer, some veteran players will be left out of the rotation. Every year, players deserving of minutes find themselves watching from the bench for all 48 minutes of a game. Which Charlotte Hornets‘ players will be in that position at the beginning of the regular season? […] Charlotte Hornets: Which players are on the outside looking in before the 2018-19 Season? - Swarm and Sting - Swarm and Sting - A Charlotte Hornets Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
At The Hive Jul 17, 2018
Dwayne Bacon made his case for a spot in the rotation during Summer League

Dwayne Bacon made his case for a spot in the rotation during Summer League

After a limited role in his rookie season, Dwayne Bacon proved in Summer League that he could become a key role in the rotation next year. During his first year in the NBA, second-round pick Dwayne Bacon had trouble finding time in the rotation. Despite starting early on because of injuries, Bacon didn’t have a definite part in the Hornets’ game plan night in and night out. Heading into his second season, Bacon may have an opportunity to break into the rotation under new head coach James Borrego. JB has emphasized the use of a faster-paced style of ball, which includes early offense,...
Swarm and Sting Jul 17, 2018

Charlotte Hornets: How good can Malik Monk really be?

Charlotte Hornets’ guard Malik Monk is entering his second season with massive expectations from the fanbase. Can he live up to the hype? Ask any Charlotte Hornets‘ fan which player they are looking forward to seeing this year, and the answer will be Malik Monk or Miles Bridges. (If they say “Frank Kaminsky Break-out Season” […] Charlotte Hornets: How good can Malik Monk really be? - Swarm and Sting - Swarm and Sting - A Charlotte Hornets Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
At The Hive Jul 17, 2018
Hornets will hold training camp in Chapel Hill; Walker re-affirms desire to remain in Charlotte

Hornets will hold training camp in Chapel Hill; Walker re-affirms desire to remain in Charlotte

In addition to training camp, the Hornets will play an exhibition against the Boston Celtics. In a move that is surprising for the fact that it hasn’t happened sooner, the Charlotte Hornets will hold training camp at UNC Chapel Hill this offseason. Rick Bonnell of the Charlotte Observer first reported the story yesterday. It’s the first time the Hornets have held training camp away from Charlotte since 2014. They did travel to China in 2015, but held camp in Charlotte before leaving. Previously, the team spent training camps at UNC-Asheville and UNC-Wilmington (where, at the former, I...
Hoops Habit Jul 16, 2018

Charlotte Hornets: 5 takeaways from 2018 NBA Summer League

The Charlotte Hornets wrapped up their 2018 Summer League run with an overtime loss to the Toronto Raptors. Here are five takeaways from their time in Las Vegas. The Charlotte Hornets had a promising 2018 NBA Summer League roster poised to make a run at the not-so-coveted Summer League Championship until some of their key […] Charlotte Hornets: 5 takeaways from 2018 NBA Summer League - Hoops Habit - Hoops Habit - NBA News, Rumors, Analysis, Opinion and Stats
Swarm and Sting Jul 16, 2018

Charlotte Hornets: What Devonte’ Graham’s injury means for the season

After Devonte’ Graham’s potentially season-ending injury, the Charlotte Hornets are left with just Kemba Walker and Tony Parker in the PG depth chart. We all know the basketball gods have a personal vendetta against our beloved Charlotte Hornets, and this off-season’s victim is Devonte’ Graham. Well, first, it was actually Malik Monk when it was […] Charlotte Hornets: What Devonte’ Graham’s injury means for the season - Swarm and Sting - Swarm and Sting - A Charlotte Hornets Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
charlotteobserver Jul 16, 2018

The Charlotte Hornets will host the Boston Celtics for a game at the Dean Smith Center

The Charlotte Hornets will hold training camp and host the Boston Celtics for a preseason home game at the Dean E. Smith Center in September, the team announced Monday afternoon. …
charlotteobserver Jul 16, 2018

Hornets leaving Charlotte for training camp at one of Michael Jordan's old haunts

The Charlotte Hornets are headed to Chapel Hill in late September for three days of training camp and an exhibition game against the Boston Celtics. Training camp will be Sept. …
Swarm and Sting Jul 16, 2018

Why the Charlotte Hornets should NOT trade Kemba Walker

Will the Charlotte Hornets trade Kemba Walker this season? Here is a team by team breakdown of potential deals. The Charlotte Hornets have only ever had seven players make an All-star team. Kemba Walker, Gerald Wallace, Baron Davis, Eddie Jones, Glen Rice, Zo, and LJ. Kemba Walker is closing in on Muggsy Bogues as the […] Why the Charlotte Hornets should NOT trade Kemba Walker - Swarm and Sting - Swarm and Sting - A Charlotte Hornets Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
ClutchPoints Jul 16, 2018
Kemba Walker to stay with Hornets for ‘a long time’

Kemba Walker to stay with Hornets for ‘a long time’

Despite recent rumors of a potential Charlotte Hornets swap with the Brooklyn Nets for their talisman Kemba Walker, the recent acquisition of Shabazz Napier has put those thoughts to bed. The Hornets point guard was assertive in his belief that he would remain with the team for the long run, buying into what this new […] The post Kemba Walker to stay with Hornets for ‘a long time’ appeared first on ClutchPoints.

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