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Threes in Charlotte: How the Hornets Have Revamped Their Offense

Write-up on the sets which the Charlotte Hornets have used during the preseason to open up the court and put three-point shooters in the right spots.

October 24, 2015 · 2 Comments

Season in Review: Al Jefferson

Oh, Albus, Albus… Was the 2013-14 season really the peak of your powers? In my opinion, this summer has to be a turning point for the 30-year-old’s career. Jefferson faces … Continue reading

April 15, 2015 · 1 Comment

Hornets Playoff Push: The Mo & Kemba Duo

With us getting closer and closer to the post-season and there being less opportunities for me to present new material regarding the team as a whole, I’ve made an executive … Continue reading

March 12, 2015 · Leave a comment

Hornets Week 13 & 14: Kemba’s Replacements

With Kemba out until at least March due to a surgery on his left meniscus, it’s time to look at relevant topics concerning the guys who are now filling his … Continue reading

February 4, 2015 · 2 Comments

Hornets Week 11 & 12: Defense Remains Stingy

A few topics from the last two weeks that I want to get to… Defensive Numbers Stay Put The state of the Al-less Hornets was pretty much covered two weeks … Continue reading

January 21, 2015 · 3 Comments

Analyzing Film: Al Jefferson’s Bad Defense in 4th Quarters

A bit of a different approach for the Week 7 blog. Following an 0-4 week, two of the losses again coming in close games, I was tempted to re-watch every … Continue reading

December 19, 2014 · 5 Comments

Hornets Week 5: The Marreese Speights Game

I had expected to do this week’s write-up after Wednesday’s game against Chicago, but I have accumulated too many thoughts to hold out on this column any longer. Double Teaming … Continue reading

December 2, 2014 · 15 Comments

Hornets Week 4: Corner Threes and Lance’s Bounce Passes

Ugh… some random thoughts after a horrible 0-4 week: The Third Worst Defense… … would be the equivalent to the defensive rating of 110.4 we had during the last four … Continue reading

November 27, 2014 · 6 Comments

Hornets Week 3: One Like and Many Dislikes

A bit late this week considering that we started the season on a Wednesday, but I guess there is no harm, no foul since we only play the first game … Continue reading

November 21, 2014 · 2 Comments

Hornets Week 1: Growing Pains on Offense

The legendary first post of a recurring blog that hopefully will survive throughout the season. Right now I’m figuring it could be things I did like and things I didn’t … Continue reading

November 5, 2014 · 1 Comment