Our ESPN Forecast panel wasn't high on the addition of Dwight Howard, but that doesn't keep them from seeing the Hornets as a playoff team this upcoming season.
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Italian team Umana Reyer Venezia has released point guard Julyan Stone, which will allow him to sign with the Charlotte Hornets.
The Hornets will open the season on the road for the third consecutive season, at Detroit on Wednesday, Oct. 18. Their home debut will be two nights later vs. Dwight Howard's previous team, the Hawks.
Cody Zeller and Michael Kidd-Gilchrist were all smiles at the 99th PGA Championship at Quail Hollow Club in Charlotte.
Add Thursday's #NBACereals Twitter thread to the list of surprises over the offseason.
Which teams will be rethinking their offseason acquisitions this season? Our ESPN Forecast panel predicts the worst newcomer for 2017-18.
The "GOAT" designation extends beyond the court, to the six-time NBA champion, five-time MVP and only current African-American majority owner in big-league American sports.
NBA journeyman Julyan Stone has an offer from the Charlotte Hornets but is blocked from returning to the NBA by his current team.
Ian Begley ESPN Staff Writer
One of the best moments from the NBA Africa event was Kemba Walker and Andre Drummond having a dance off with children at the Habitat for Humanity build in South Africa (Photo via Kemba's Instagram):
Ian Begley ESPN Staff Writer
T.J. Williams, the CAA Player of the Year, has agreed to a deal with the Charlotte Hornets, the team announced. Williams, a standout at Northeastern, led the conference in scoring (21.4 points per game) and was second in assists (5.3) last season. The last CAA POY from Northeastern, by the way, was JJ Barrera.
After outperforming their record a season ago, the Hornets are in a good position to get back in the postseason.
The Hornets were determined to avoid paying the luxury tax, so they found a way to fill their biggest need and also lower future payroll.
Guard Marcus Paige and center Mangok Mathiang will reportedly sign two-way contracts with the Charlotte Hornets.
In the latest unveiling of the NBA's Nike uniforms, the Hornets declare they are Michael Jordan's team more than ever.
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Charlotte is now $3.3M under the luxury tax after the Briante Weber waiver. The contract for Weber would have been guaranteed if not waived by August 1. The Hornets now have 11 guaranteed and 2 non-guaranteed contracts.
Charlotte PG Kemba Walker will sit out the NBA Africa Game 2017 as he's still recovering from May 17 surgery to fix an issue with his left knee.
The Undefeated: Charles Oakley is helping charities raise money for summer hoops camps and rubbing elbows with other NBA icons
The league legend is heavily involved in Cleveland and Charlotte, but he's not sure when he'll go back to the Garden
The Charlotte Hornets are auditioning several NBA veteran players this week for a shot at landing the third point guard spot on the roster.
Chris Haynes ESPN Staff Writer
Free agent guard Isaiah Canaan will participate in a group workout for the Charlotte Hornets on Tuesday, league sources tell ESPN.
Howard adds rim protection to Buzz City
Per ESPN Stats & Info, newly-acquired Hornets big man Dwight Howard is only 84 blocks away from being the 19th player in NBA history with 2,000 blocks. Howard's presence should help Charlotte, which averaged 4.8 BPG (tied for 14th-most per game last season), improve its rim protection. (AP Photo/Chuck Burton)
Hornets finish 3-2 in Orlando
The Charlotte Hornets beat the Magic 86-78 in Thursday's fifth-place game in the Orlando Summer League. Second-round draftee Dwayne Bacon scored 29 points and grabbed eight boards. Johnny O'Bryant added 23 points with five rebounds.
Ellenson powers Pistons over Hornets
Henry Ellenson recorded 29 points and six rebounds as the Pistons improved to 3-1 in summer league with an 87-82 win over the Hornets on Wednesday. Johnny O'Bryant III scored 26 points for Charlotte.