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Charlotte Hornets add B.J. Johnson to summer league roster

The Charlotte Hornets continue to add to their summer league team with the latest addition being undrafted rookie B.J. Johnson. According to Mike Jensen of the Philadelphia Inquirer, B.J. Johnson will play for the Charlotte Hornets‘ summer league team in Las Vegas this year. The former La Salle guard/forward went undrafted in the 2018 NBA […] Charlotte Hornets add B.J. Johnson to summer league roster - Swarm and Sting - Swarm and Sting - A Charlotte Hornets Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Jun 23, 2018

Charlotte Hornets sign J.P. Macura to two-way contract

It looks like the Charlotte Hornets have found Marcus Paige’s replacement as they signed J.P Macura to a two-way deal. According to Jonathan Givony of ESPN, the Charlotte Hornets have signed J.P Macura to a two-way contract. The former Xavier guard went undrafted during the 2018 NBA Draft this year. Givony added that J.P. is […] Charlotte Hornets sign J.P. Macura to two-way contract - Swarm and Sting - Swarm and Sting - A Charlotte Hornets Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Jun 23, 2018

Charlotte Hornets pick up undrafted guard Gabe DeVoe for summer league

The Charlotte Hornets have reportedly invited undrafted guard Gabe DeVoe to their mini-camp ahead of the Las Vegas Summer League. It looks like the Charlotte Hornets have added Gabe DeVoe to their summer league roster. The former Clemson guard tweeted “Buzz City!” and Sanders Sullivan of Clemson Sports tweeted that the Queen City team did, […] Charlotte Hornets pick up undrafted guard Gabe DeVoe for summer league - Swarm and Sting - Swarm and Sting - A Charlotte Hornets Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Jun 22, 2018

Charlotte Hornets considered drafting Michael Porter Jr.

The Charlotte Hornets passed on Michael Porter Jr. in the draft but did consider picking the former Missouri Tiger. According to Charlotte Hornets‘ general manager Mitch Kupchak, the team did consider drafting Michael Porter Jr. in the first round of the 2018 NBA Draft but decided against it after his workout was canceled in Chicago. […] Charlotte Hornets considered drafting Michael Porter Jr. - Swarm and Sting - Swarm and Sting - A Charlotte Hornets Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Jun 22, 2018

Charlotte Hornets: Undrafted Free Agent Watch List

As the Charlotte Hornets look to round out their roster for summer league play, here are 6 undrafted free agents we could see in purple and teal come July. The Charlotte Hornets added Miles Bridges, Devonte Graham, and Arnoldas Kulboka as rookies on June 21st, 2018. However, they won’t be the only freshman rocking purple […] Charlotte Hornets: Undrafted Free Agent Watch List - Swarm and Sting - Swarm and Sting - A Charlotte Hornets Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Jun 22, 2018

Charlotte Hornets trade up to grab Devonte Graham in the second round

One of the Charlotte Hornets’ draft day deals involved them trading up in the second-round to select Devonte Graham. Heading into the 2018 NBA Draft, the Charlotte Hornets held two second-round picks with the 45th and 55th overall selections. They traded two future second-round picks (2019 and 2023) to the Atlanta Hawks in order to […] Charlotte Hornets trade up to grab Devonte Graham in the second round - Swarm and Sting - Swarm and Sting - A Charlotte Hornets Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Jun 22, 2018

Charlotte Hornets get their “highest graded” prospect in Miles Bridges

After making a trade with the Los Angeles Clippers, the Charlotte Hornets got their guy in Miles Bridges. The 2018 NBA Draft was an eventful night for the Charlotte Hornets and despite trading back, they were still able to get Miles Bridges. When talking about the former Michigan State forward, Mitch Kupchak said that “We […] Charlotte Hornets get their “highest graded” prospect in Miles Bridges - Swarm and Sting - Swarm and Sting - A Charlotte Hornets Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Jun 21, 2018

Charlotte Hornets: Final 2018 NBA Mock Draft

Who will the Charlotte Hornets select in the final mock before the 2018 NBA Draft? After months of preparation from all 30 NBA teams and infinite guessing and analyzing from experts and non-experts, draft day has finally arrived. For some, it is just a day where a player is added on to a team, and […] Charlotte Hornets: Final 2018 NBA Mock Draft - Swarm and Sting - Swarm and Sting - A Charlotte Hornets Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Jun 21, 2018

Rumor: Charlotte Hornets interested in Shai Gilgeous-Alexander

The Charlotte Hornets may be targeting Shai Gilgeous-Alexander as they reportedly have interest in the projected lottery pick. According to Sean Deveney of Sporting News, the Charlotte Hornets have interest in Shai Gilgeous-Alexander at No. 11. The former Kentucky guard could go as high as No. 6 to the Orlando Magic and is also receiving […] Rumor: Charlotte Hornets interested in Shai Gilgeous-Alexander - Swarm and Sting - Swarm and Sting - A Charlotte Hornets Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Jun 21, 2018

Charlotte Hornets roundtable discussion: 2018 NBA Draft Edition

With the 2018 NBA Draft approaching, the Swarm and Sting crew takes a look at what the Charlotte Hornets should do this year. The 2018 NBA Draft is set to start on Thursday, July 21st, 2018 at 7:00 p.m. EST. The Charlotte Hornets currently hold three total picks with one coming in the first round […] Charlotte Hornets roundtable discussion: 2018 NBA Draft Edition - Swarm and Sting - Swarm and Sting - A Charlotte Hornets Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Jun 20, 2018

What’s next for the Charlotte Hornets after the Dwight Howard trade?

After a surprise trade that sent Dwight Howard to the Brooklyn Nets, what’s the Charlotte Hornets’ next move? Shortly before 10:00 A.M. on June 20th, Adrian Wojnarowski (ESPN) and Shams Charania (Yahoo) reported that the Charlotte Hornets had agreed to send Dwight Howard to the Brooklyn Nets in exchange for reserve center Timofey Mozgov and two […] What’s next for the Charlotte Hornets after the Dwight Howard trade? - Swarm and Sting - Swarm and Sting - A Charlotte Hornets Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Jun 20, 2018

Buzz City Beat: Charlotte Hornets trade Dwight Howard, Mitch Kupchak details draft plans

Buzz City Beat is Swarm and Sting’s one stop for the latest news and stories from around the web about the Charlotte Hornets. The Atlanta Hawks are reportedly very active in the trade market and are looking to move both Dennis Schroder and Kent Bazemore. (Twitter) In this edition of Buzz City Beat, we look […] Buzz City Beat: Charlotte Hornets trade Dwight Howard, Mitch Kupchak details draft plans - Swarm and Sting - Swarm and Sting - A Charlotte Hornets Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Jun 20, 2018

Charlotte Hornets: Why Jeremy Lamb will be dealt on draft night

Jeremy Lamb has made vast improvements in his game during his time with the Charlotte Hornets; here’s why he won’t be on the roster past June 21st. The Charlotte Hornets acquired Jeremy Lamb on June 25, 2015, in exchange for Luke Ridnour and a conditional second-round draft pick. The season prior to his acquisition, Lamb […] Charlotte Hornets: Why Jeremy Lamb will be dealt on draft night - Swarm and Sting - Swarm and Sting - A Charlotte Hornets Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Jun 19, 2018

Charlotte Hornets: Steve Clifford wanted Donovan Mitchell

Former Charlotte Hornets’ head coach Steve Clifford reportedly wanted the team to draft Donovan Mitchell over Malik Monk. In a recent podcast with Zach Lowe and Jonathan Givony, they reported on how Steve Clifford wanted the Charlotte Hornets to select Donovan Mitchell in the 2017 NBA Draft. The team instead decided to draft Malik Monk […] Charlotte Hornets: Steve Clifford wanted Donovan Mitchell - Swarm and Sting - Swarm and Sting - A Charlotte Hornets Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Jun 19, 2018

The Charlotte Hornets shouldn’t trade for DeMar DeRozan

Amidst rumors that the Toronto Raptors are looking to trade for a lottery pick, the Charlotte Hornets should not trade the 11th pick for DeMar DeRozan. Trade talks and rumors, some involving the Charlotte Hornets, are ramping up in anticipation of the NBA Draft on June 21st. After struggling to beat LeBron James in the […] The Charlotte Hornets shouldn’t trade for DeMar DeRozan - Swarm and Sting - Swarm and Sting - A Charlotte Hornets Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More