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  • Breaking down Hornets trade for Miles Plumlee: What makes sense and what doesn’t

    By Spencer Percy on February 2, 2017
    Charlotte and Milwaukee have finalized a trade that will bring 28-year old center Miles Plumlee to the Hornets for Spencer Hawes and Roy Hibbert. The deal was first reported by Brian Windhorst – ESPN. The Hornets have lost 11 of the past 14 games, are 1-11 when Cody Zeller is out of the lineup, and the front office is under […]
  • QCH Source: Nic Batum will likely miss 1-2 weeks

    By Staff on January 6, 2017
    A source close to the team has told Spencer Percy, Managing Editor of Queen City Hoops, that Nic Batum has “no structural damage” and “everything was clean” in his right knee. Batum is expected to be out 1-2 weeks. Batum injured his right knee during the third-quarter in Detroit last night when he and Roy Hibbert got their legs caught […]
  • News: QCH Presents The Buzz Beat Podcast (+ Ep. 7)

    By Richie Randall on December 31, 2016
    Queen City Hoops is proud to announce that our podcast is now a part of the Almighty Baller Podcast Network (ABPN). To go along with this exciting news, we also have a new name for the podcast: Buzz Beat. Nothing major is changing and you will still be able to access the podcast from a variety of avenues. Please enjoy our […]
  • QCH Podcast – Debut Episode

    By Spencer Percy on November 17, 2016
    It’s been quite some time since Queen City Hoops hosted a podcast, but we’re finally back! Spencer Percy and Richie Randall will co-host the QCH Podcast that will air once a week to dive into anything and everything surrounding Hornets basketball! Our hope is to talk Hornets basketball in an in-depth format, covering X’s-and-O’s, coaching strategies, player + team trends, […]
  • Hornets extend Cody Zeller’s contract four-years, $56-million

    By Spencer Percy on November 1, 2016
    As the midnight deadline approached last night for teams to make extension decisions on rookie contracts, it didn’t look like the Hornets and Cody Zeller were going to come to terms to a contract extension and he would become a restricted free-agent next summer. With under two hours remaining before the deadline, the news came down that Zeller’s contract would […]
  • Charlotte Hornets Schedule Breakdown

    By Richie Randall on August 16, 2016
    Thursday evening, the NBA released its 2016-2017 schedule. Though the season won’t tip-off until late October, the announcement gives fans something to discuss. Charlotte opens the 2016-’17 campaign on the road, taking on the Milwaukee Bucks. After playing the second game in Miami, the Hornets head back to Charlotte for their home opener against the Celtics on October 29. Coming off a successful season, Charlotte lands three national television appearances. […]
  • QCH Story: Charlotte Loses 2017 All-Star Game Amid HB2 Law

    By Spencer Percy on July 28, 2016
    Last Thursday, the NBA announced that the 2017 All-Star Game would not be played in Charlotte, NC amid the state’s failure to adjust their recently passed HB2 law. “While we recognize that the NBA cannot choose the law in every city, state, and country in which we do business, we do not believe we can successfully host our All-Star festivities […]
  • QCH Source: Batum with decision to make; Jeremy Lamb sighting coming?

    By Spencer Percy on April 22, 2016
    The Hornets have been shredded to pieces on the defensive end in the first two games of this series, leading to two blowout losses in Miami. That’s enough bad news for the team and its fans to stomach, but the basketball gods thought Charlotte deserved some salt in the wound. Nic Batum sprained his left ankle in game-two Wednesday night […]
  • Hornets acquire Courtney Lee from Memphis; part ways with Hairston

    By Spencer Percy on February 17, 2016
    Rich Cho is at it again. For the fourth straight year he has made the Hornets active at the trade deadline. Charlotte acquired guard Courtney Lee from the Memphis Grizzlies yesterday in the three-team deal that sent P.J. Hairston to Memphis and Brian Roberts to Miami. After the team learned that Michael Kidd-Gilchrist had torn his right labrum again and […]
  • QCH EXCLUSIVE: Michael Kidd-Gilchrist has torn labrum in right shoulder again; will need surgery

    By Spencer Percy on February 11, 2016
    Queen City Hoops learned early this afternoon from sources close to the team that Michael Kidd-Gilchrist has torn the labrum in his right shoulder again, will need surgery and is out indefinitely – very likely for the remainder of the season. The Hornets confirmed the news shortly after QCH. QCH EXCLUSIVE: Michael Kidd-Gilchrist has torn the labrum in his right […]