HoopsHype Charlotte Hornets Buzz Meter

by HoopsHype - Updated: May 28, 2015 | 10:57 AM - Twitters - Rumors - Roster - Salaries

Jorge Castillo

While the Hornets are set to launch a D-League team, the Wizards haven't made much headway in securing their own, per source.

Jeff Zillgitt

Bobcats have sent request for proposal to those seven cities. Hornets will own and operate team. @nashhman92

Jeff Zillgitt

Hornets to launch own D-League team in one of these cities: Asheville, Fayetteville, Greensboro, Raleigh; Charleston, Columbia, Greenville

Rick Bonnell

Plan is for @Charlotte Hornets to own, operate a Carolinas-based D-League team in 2016-17: charlotteobserver.com/sports/nba/cha…

Arash Markazi

Gregg Popovich last won a Game 7 on the road in 2008, when he took down Chris Paul and the Hornets in New Orleans in the West Semis.

Rick Bonnell

The @Charlotte Hornets haven't used the D-League much and I always thought that was a chicken-and-egg problem (more)

Rick Bonnell

Fans often ask me why @Charlotte Hornets haven't taken plunge into D-League ownership. Plan is to do that for 2016-17 season: charlotteobserver.com/sports/nba/cha…

Rick Bonnell

Your Sunday @Charlotte Hornets read: Team plans to own, operate a D-League franchise in the Carolinas: charlotteobserver.com/sports/nba/cha…

Rick Bonnell

I hear former Portland Trail Blazers scout Mike Born might have a role with the @Charlotte Hornets front office. Nothing done yet.

Kevin Pelton

My latest with @Chad Ford looks at needs and draft fits for the Magic, Kings, Pistons and Hornets: es.pn/1JFNdLA (In)

Chad Ford

Ford-Pelton: @Kevin Pelton & I discuss draft needs for the Magic, Kings, Pistons and Hornets es.pn/1JFNdLA (in)

Marc Stein

Hearing that the Hornets, in a condensing of their front office structure, have quietly let go well-regarded longtime scout Scott Howard

Jeff McDonald

Trying to decide if this series reminds me most of '06 Mavs or '08 Hornets. Strangely, last year's Mavs series doesn't make the list.

Marc J. Spears

Hornets say Cody Zeller had surgery to repair a tendon in his right shoulder & remove a bone spur & scar tissue. He is expected out 3 months

Jorge Sierra

Hornets disappointed with Lance Stephenson. shar.es/1pmFg2 http://t.co/Ixut6IMBwF

Rick Bonnell

"This is a disappointing year. We took a step back." -- Steve Clifford on the Hornets' season.

Rick Bonnell

NBA spokesman: League aware Hornets minority owner Nelly was arrested over the weekend. NBA monitoring the situation.

Rick Bonnell

I'm told it's it's highly unlikely P.J Hairston or Lance Stephenson will play in either of the Hornets' remaining games.

Emiliano Carchia

Justin Cobbs of @skyliners1999 will play the NBA Summer League in Orlando with the @Charlotte Hornets, per sources

Ira Winderman

Hornets say Bismack Biyombo participating in Charlotte's shootaround today and will play tonight with a broken nose against Heat.

Scott Howard-Cooper

Hornets considering shutting down Al Jefferson for final games because of continued soreness in right knee. Hurt again tonight.

Fred Kerber

#Nets Brook Lopez on clash with #Hornets mascot: "He was just talking trash...He brought out the Robin Lopez in me for sure."

Lenn Robbins

#Net coach Lionel Hollins said they will not go at #Hornets C Al Jefferson early to determine his health. Big Al had fluid drained from knee

Jeff Goodman

Charlotte has offered job to ex-NBA standout Mark Price, source told ESPN. Price currently an assistant in NBA with Hornets. Story coming.

James Ham

I am being told that DeMarcus Cousins will give it a go tonight against the Hornets.

Tony Jones

Jazz forward Elijah Millsap told me he received a concussion in tonight's win over the Hornets. Said status Wednesday is uncertain

Jon Krawczynski

Great concentration from Thad Young to knock down those 2 FTs. it's a hornets' nest in here

Alex Kennedy

The Charlotte Hornets’ Mo Williams and the Oklahoma City Thunder’s Russell Westbrook today were named NBA East and West Players of the Week.

Tim Bontemps

Hornets coach Steve Clifford says he thinks Kemba Walker is about a week away from returning to game action for Charlotte.

Mike Trudell

Hornets coach Steve Clifford said he thinks Michael Kidd-Gilchrist can absolutely grow into the best perimeter defender in the NBA.

David 'Dubi' Pick

Reps for Nuggets, Hornets and Celtics also at Adidas Next Generation Tournament, I'm told. NBA prospects likited.