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The BBALLBREAKDOWN Mock Trade Deadline: Charlotte Hornets

The Charlotte Hornets might be among the least flexible teams in the NBA which presented quite the challenge for this exercise. They’re locked in on a core of their own draftees —Kemba Walker, Cody Zeller and Michael Kidd-Gilchrist—and a couple…

February 10, 2017 · Leave a comment

Game Trend: Hornets Not Ready For Warriors Offense From the Jump

It only took the Golden State Warriors five minutes and a couple of Charlotte Hornets mistakes to blow out the visitors.

February 2, 2017 · Leave a comment

Ranking the NBA’s Top Chuckers: Who Shoots the Most Often Per Touch and Why

With all of the NBA’s teams past the midway mark in games played, it’s a great time to look at the leaders in some particular statistical categories. Starting players have already clocked more than a 1000 minutes and have attempted hundreds of…

January 30, 2017 · Leave a comment

Game Trend: Warriors Death Lineup Overwhelms Short-Handed Hornets

Despite unfavorable matchups the Charlotte Hornets put up a fight against the Golden State Warriors until their Death Lineup put them down for good.

January 26, 2017 · Leave a comment

Game Trend: Kemba Walker Makes All-Star Bid Against Toronto’s Great Back-Court

Kemba Walker proved that he can play on the level of Toronto’s All-Stars by finishing with 32 points and 8 assists in three quarters to beat the Raptors.

January 21, 2017 · Leave a comment

Game Trend: Unnecessary First Half Deficit Keeps Hornets From Completing Comeback

Trevor Ariza and Corey Brewer contributing heavily to a 67-point first half built a Houston Rockets lead that was too much to fight back from for the Charlotte Hornets.

January 11, 2017 · Leave a comment

The Handle Podcast – Tom Meschery: 01/10/17

Warriors legend Tom Meschery describes the early days of his life — spending time in an internment camp in Japan during the war, being a Russian immigrant in San Francisco — and how turning to basketball lead to a successful 10-year career with the San…

January 10, 2017 · Leave a comment