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Looking Back at Jeremy Lin’s Recovery and Weakside Blocks

With 130 blocks total in the last four years combined, Jeremy Lin is among the best shot blockers ever for his size. Lin even recorded a career-high 42 shots blocked shots for the Hornets in the 2015-16 season.

May 23, 2016 · Leave a comment

Searching for MKG’s Partner on the Wing

With Michael Kidd-Gilchrist’s return to the court looming, it’s time to look at our wings and evaluate their fit alongside the unique piece that MKG is.

January 29, 2016 · 1 Comment

Hornets 109, Raptors 99: Notes and Observations

A look at the two last possessions of regulation and a couple of more notes following last night’s overtime victory against Toronto.

December 18, 2015 · Leave a comment

The Handle Podcast – Justin Thomas: 10/27/15

ESPN 730’s Justin Thomas joined me to talk Charlotte Hornets, P.J. Hairston’s starting role and his fit among the starters, Frank Kaminsky being the fifth big man, the rotation and the team on the whole the day before the 2015-16 NBA season starts for Charlotte.

October 28, 2015 · 4 Comments

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

Preseason: Hornets – Heat Thoughts and Observations

Observations of the preseason game at Miami and just some thoughts about the team overall.

October 5, 2015 · 5 Comments