5:32 AM EST, Sat January 29, 2022
charlotteobserver 6 hours ago

National vibes in Charlotte: What to take away from the Hornets’ win over the Lakers

They claimed it was no different. Sure there was an extra table at midcourt for the likes of Hubie Brown and the rest of the ESPN crew, and the game …
At The Hive 7 hours ago
Recap: Hornets hang on for nailbiter win over Lakers, 117-114

Recap: Hornets hang on for nailbiter win over Lakers, 117-114

Jim Dedmon-USA TODAY Sports The Hornets led by as many as 20 in the second half but had to withstand a furious charge by Russell Westbrook. Miles Bridges scored 26 while Ish Smith scored a season high 22 off the bench as the Charlotte Hornets withstood a 30-point second half from Russell Westbrook to hold of the Los Angeles Lakers, 117-114. The Hornets got off to a roaring good start. They jumped out to a 9-0 lead to force a Lakers timeout before they could put the ball in the basket. They kept their momentum up out of the break with stifling defense against a very...
charlotteobserver 9 hours ago

Observer exclusive: ‘Offensive coordinator’ Jay Triano explains Hornets’ approach

You may not know Jay Triano, but you are likely familiar with his work. Triano is the top assistant under Hornets coach James Borrego and is partially responsible for serving …
At The Hive 10 hours ago
Charlotte Hornets vs Los Angeles Lakers game thread

Charlotte Hornets vs Los Angeles Lakers game thread

Photo by Michael Reaves/ Let’s put on a show. The Hornets get on the ESPN once again. People like the Hornets. The Lakers aren’t good, but this feels like it could be a moment where the national stage versus the Lakers and all their names might get the Hornets a little too worked up. We will see. This is now an open thread!
At The Hive 19 hours ago
Preview: Healthy Anthony Davis, Lakers visit Hornets

Preview: Healthy Anthony Davis, Lakers visit Hornets

Photo by Chris Elise/NBAE via It’s showtime, baby! What: Charlotte Hornets (27-22) vs. Los Angeles Lakers (24-25) When: 7:30 pm EST Where: Spectrum Center; Charlotte, N.C. How to watch: ESPN Injury report: CHA: Gordon Hayward: out (health protocols), Jalen McDaniels: out (left ankle sprain), Kelly Oubre Jr: questionable (left ankle sprain). LAL: Sekou Doumbouya: out (health protocols), LeBron James: questionable (knee), Kendrick Nunn: out (knee). The Charlotte Hornets have been flexed onto national television to face the Los Angeles Lakers at The Hive. The times,...