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Photos: Imagine Dragons

| November 10, 2017 | 0 Comments
Photos: Imagine Dragons

Photos by Pooja Pasupula. Imagine Dragons play at Spectrum Center on Wednesday night in Charlotte, NC.

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Despite the Charlotte Hornets’ postseason exit, there’s still room for optimism

| May 3, 2016 | 0 Comments
Despite the Charlotte Hornets’ postseason exit, there’s still room for optimism

The anticipation for most of the Hornet’s roster’s first ever game seven in the first round of the 2016 NBA playoffs was quite evident. From the tip, the Hornets didn’t play with the sam energy they displayed in the first six games. Starting guard Kemba Walker looked fatigue as he only shot 3-of-16 from the field finishing with […]

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Hornets escape Miami with crucial victory

| April 29, 2016 | 0 Comments
Hornets escape Miami with crucial victory

Step inside the sold out Time Warner Cable arena; the stadium was abuzz. Coming off of a win in Game three against the visiting Miami Heat, the Charlotte Hornets had something to prove: their win was no fluke. The Hornets captured their first playoff win in more than 14 years when their first round matchup against […]

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Hornets extinguish Heat for big win

| April 24, 2016 | 0 Comments
Hornets extinguish Heat for big win

The Charlotte Hornets were ready to break out from the adversity. 14 years and twelve playoff games have come and gone without the Hornets claiming the win in any of them. But that was all about to change. Game Three brought some change to the starting lineup. Center Cody Zeller has been unable to find his […]

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Bring back the buzz

| April 5, 2016 | 0 Comments
Bring back the buzz

The Charlotte Hornets officially sent in their reservation for the 2016 NBA Playoffs. This is their second playoff berth in the past three years and first since the rebirth of the Hornets organization. Thanks to general manager Rich Cho’s offseason moves, the Hornets have come together as somewhat of an underdog miracle team for the […]

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Charlotte Hornets clinch playoff birth

| April 5, 2016 | 0 Comments
Charlotte Hornets clinch playoff birth

Despite their 112-103 loss to LeBron James and the Cleveland Cavaliers on Sunday, April 3, the Charlotte Hornets accomplished something way more significant: clinching a playoff berth. With Chicago losing to Detroit on Saturday, April 2, the Bulls helped the Hornets by losing a game which automatically gave Charlotte a reserved place in this year’s NBA postseason. […]

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Hornets battle back, claim statement win over Spurs

| March 22, 2016 | 1 Comment
Hornets battle back, claim statement win over Spurs

Entering Wednesday night’s matchup in Charlotte, the San Antonio Spurs rode an NBA-best six game winning streak. Most notably, with a victory against the Golden State Warriors this past Saturday. Meanwhile, Charlotte came into the matchup winners of 10 of their last 12 games. Through the game’s opening quarter, San Antonio had its way on offense. […]

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Hornets pull away from pesky Sixers

| March 3, 2016 | 0 Comments
Hornets pull away from pesky Sixers

Wednesday marked the second game of a back to back for the Hornets. Tuesday night, Charlotte dismantled the Phoenix Suns, 126-92, inside Time Warner Cable Arena. A matchup with the 76ers meant a battle of two teams going in opposite directions. Charlotte is in the thick of the Eastern Conference playoff race, while Philadelphia has […]

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Turnovers kill the buzz, Cavs beat Hornets

| February 25, 2016 | 0 Comments
Turnovers kill the buzz, Cavs beat Hornets

Following a victory against Brooklyn on Sunday, Charlotte came into Quicken Loans Arena in Cleveland, riding a Eastern Conference best 5 game winning streak. Charlotte and Cleveland entered Wednesday night’s matchup with the season series tied at one. Each of the two previous contests were in Charlotte. One reason the Hornets were able to pull […]

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Hornets pull away from Nets, win fifth straight

| February 22, 2016 | 0 Comments
Hornets pull away from Nets, win fifth straight

Charlotte played in their second game of their current five game post all-star Break road trip on Sunday evening. It was time to make the first stop in Brooklyn of the year, to take on the Nets. Charlotte defeated Brooklyn 116-111 in their first matchup, in Charlotte. The Hornets entered Sunday’s matchup winners of four […]

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Hornets outlast young Bucks

| February 21, 2016 | 0 Comments
Hornets outlast young Bucks

Friday, Feb. 19  marked the first game for the Charlotte Hornets following the all-star break. Traveling the farthest west they will have to go for the rest of the season, Charlotte found themselves in a battle with the Milwaukee Bucks. The lineup looked different than the last time Charlotte stepped onto the floor. During the […]

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Charlotte Hornets acquire Courtney Lee in the three-team trade

| February 19, 2016 | 0 Comments
Charlotte Hornets acquire Courtney Lee in the three-team trade

The Charlotte Hornets have decided to go the aggressive route as we near the trade deadline for the 2015-2016 NBA Season. On deadline day, the Hornets were involved in a three team trade that included the Miami Heat and the Memphis Grizzlies. The Hornets dealt guard P.J. Hairston to Memphis and guard Brian Roberts to […]

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Hornets blow past Bulls

| February 9, 2016 | 0 Comments
Hornets blow past Bulls

After a comeback victory against Washington on Saturday, Feb. 6. the Hornets played their last home game before the all-star break on Monday, Jan. 8. against Chicago. Charlotte entered the matchup with a 2-1 advantage on the season against Chicago. The Bulls received discomforting news shortly before game time. Starting point guard Derrick Rose was ruled […]

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Hornets record statement win over Cleveland

| February 4, 2016 | 2 Comments
Hornets record statement win over Cleveland

LeBron James came into Time Warner Cable Arena Wednesday night with a personal 21-game win streak against Charlotte, dating back to his days in Miami. That streak now sits in the past. Charlotte put together a magnificent team effort to down the Eastern Conference leading Cleveland Cavaliers, 106-97. The Hornets were coming off of two […]

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