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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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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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Hornets can’t complete the comeback, fall to Heat

| April 21, 2016 | 0 Comments
Hornets can’t complete the comeback, fall to Heat

The Hornets find themselves in a big hole as they return to Buzz City. Not only were they unable to complete the comeback against the Miami Heat in game two, Nic Batum left the fourth quarter with an apparent ankle sprain. The Hornets were able to keep up with the Heat early, coming out of […]

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Heat exterminate Hornets to begin series

| April 19, 2016 | 0 Comments
Heat exterminate Hornets to begin series

The Charlotte Hornets were in for a thrashing as the Miami Heat intended to show why they deserved to be the number three seed in the Eastern Conference this postseason. The Hornets struggled to get going throughout the entire night, in fact they were never able to obtain the lead at any point during the […]

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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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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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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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Familiar face lifts Hornets over Lakers

| February 1, 2016 | 0 Comments
Familiar face lifts Hornets over Lakers

Sunday evening, Charlotte entered Staples Center in downtown Los Angeles to play the final game of a four game road trip. This matchup would be the last game of January for the Hornets. The first month of 2016 included seventeen games, 12 of which were on the road, including two separate Western Conference road trips. The […]

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