4:09 PM EST, Tue February 25, 2020
23 hours ago

Hornets owner Michael Jordan’s tears, humor light up Kobe Bryant memorial service

If this leads to a whole new excuse for “Crying Jordan” memes, so be it. Michael Jordan — basketball icon and Charlotte Hornets owner — didn’t hold back tears Monday …
Feb 22, 2020

Development is great, but Hornets stuck in a rut until they land a true star

There is no lineup change that fixes this: The Charlotte Hornets don’t have a go-to scorer, and until that changes they can’t be much. Saturday night was a poignant example: …
Feb 22, 2020

Hornets coach on Devonte Graham’s struggles

Charlotte Hornets coach James Borrego on Devonte Graham’s back-to-back bad scoring games. …
Feb 22, 2020

Hornets’ three-game winning streak crumbles on a bad shooting night at home

Much as the Charlotte Hornets’ defense has improved of late, there was no overcoming this offense Saturday. The Hornets broke a three-game winning streak, scoring just 63 points in the …
Feb 22, 2020

Charlotte Hornets more connected, talkative.

Hornets coach James Borrego on his team talking more on the court, and how that has team playing more connected. …
Feb 21, 2020

Hornets sign Chealey; Swarm adds Charlotte’s Trey Phills, son of Bobby Phills

The Charlotte Hornets met a deadline to sign a 14th player. Joe Chealey gets an NBA paycheck. The Hornets signed guard Chealey, who was on the Greensboro Swarm roster, to …
Feb 20, 2020

Hornets overcome Graham’s scoreless game to beat the Bulls, win 3rd in a row

The Charlotte Hornets won their third consecutive game, and did so without their leading scorer contributing a single point. Point guard Devonte Graham went scoreless for the first time this …
Feb 20, 2020

Hornets finally have salary-cap space; how they will and won’t use it next season

Finally, the Charlotte Hornets will have salary-cap space. Here’s what we know about that key element of the offseason: ▪ The Hornets project to be at least $28 million below …
Feb 19, 2020

Hornets have Michael Jordan’s patience and trust; how long before wins matter more?

I heard Charlotte Hornets general manager Mitch Kupchak use a word Wednesday I thought he’d never utter. “Rebuild.” Kupchak and coach James Borrego avoided that term almost compulsively, even if …
Feb 19, 2020

Steph Curry’s latest Hollywood flick debuts in theaters soon. Here’s where to see it.

NBA star Steph Curry’s latest Hollywood movie is about to hit the big screen, including select theaters in his hometown of Charlotte. “Jump Shot” is a documentary about Kenny Sailors, …
Feb 19, 2020

Hornets owner Michael Jordan is ’100 percent on board’ with Charlotte’s rebuild, GM said

Trust the draft, don’t spend salary-cap room frivolously and see value in small developmental victories. Most importantly, don’t stray from the plan for sustainable success. That’s how general manager Mitch …
Feb 19, 2020

Charlotte Hornets General Manager Mitch Kupchak on season

Kupchak’s impressions on the Hornets’ first 59 games this season. …
Feb 19, 2020

This isn’t what Terry Rozier signed up for with the Hornets — and that’s perfectly OK

When the Charlotte Hornets offered Terry Rozier $57 million last season, they knew he could score and had a knack for defense. They didn’t know how adaptive he was. In …
Feb 18, 2020

Terry Rozier back from knee tendinitis.

Charlotte Hornet Terry Rozier was back full-go at practice Tuesday. He missed the last game before All-Star break with knee tendinitis. …
Feb 18, 2020

Hornets GM Mitch Kupchak has enough cap space to sign a major free agent, but should he?

Charlotte Hornets fans should be relieved this team will finally have significant salary-cap room this summer. Just keep in mind that cap space (they figure to be at least $25 …