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  • Gallery: QCH at the Hornets Media Day

    Gallery: QCH at the Hornets Media Day

    By Doug Branson on September 29, 2014

    Hornets players, coaches and swag were on display at Time Warner Cable Arena on Monday for NBA Media Day. The players and Coach Clifford faced tough questions before taking off for Asheville and the opening of camp. Lance and PJ = BFFLs Lance Stephenson sitting down with the media…

  • Rich Cho Addresses Media Regarding Jeff Taylor

    Rich Cho Addresses Media Regarding Jeff Taylor

    By Doug Branson on September 29, 2014

    Jeff Taylor’s domestic violence charge looms over Hornets’ media day festivities Hornets General Manager Rich Cho met with the media on Monday before the scheduled media day activities to address the situation revolving around Jeff Taylor. Taylor was arrested last Thursday in Michigan on charges of domestic assault, assault...

  • 2014 Hornets Player Profile: Michael Kidd-Gilchrist

    2014 Hornets Player Profile: Michael Kidd-Gilchrist

    By Staff on September 26, 2014

    THE HITCH He was born to the Bobcats as a consolation prize. A circumstance of ping pong balls. In the 2012 draft there was only one player everyone wanted. The Brow, Anthony Davis. The Bobcats were within a hair’s reach, having labored through its most disastrous season since joining...

  • Hive Talk Live 9-25-14 – Jeff Taylor Arrested on Domestic Assault Charges

    Hive Talk Live 9-25-14 – Jeff Taylor Arrested on Domestic Assault Charges

    By Doug Branson on September 25, 2014

    Doug and Spencer attempt to digest the breaking news of Jeff Taylor domestic assault arrest in Michigan. Ben Weinrib (Charlotte Observer) and Kami Mattioli (Sporting News) join us for reactions. For the latest check our updating article here.   Follow us on twitter @HiveTalkLive and subscribe to us on iTunes and Stitcher.

  • Report: Jeff Taylor arrested on domestic assault charges in Michigan

    Report: Jeff Taylor arrested on domestic assault charges in Michigan

    By Doug Branson on September 25, 2014

    Jeff Taylor’s comeback story takes a new and unfortunate turn… First reported by WCNC and confirmed by WJZY, Hornets reserve SG Jeff Taylor was arrested in Michigan early Thursday morning on domestic assault and destruction of property charges. From the WCNC report: Jeffery Matthew Taylor, 25, was arrested at...

  • Hive Talk Live 9-12-14

    Hive Talk Live 9-12-14

    By Doug Branson on September 12, 2014

    Special guest host David Walker joins Doug to breakdown a busy week in Hornets news PLUS the Hornets future is bright and so are the prospects of acquiring good talent in a midseason trade.   Follow us on twitter @HiveTalkLive and subscribe to us on iTunes and Stitcher.

  • 2014 Hornets Player Profile: Noah Vonleh

    2014 Hornets Player Profile: Noah Vonleh

    By Doug Branson on September 12, 2014

    THE UPSIDE Around the night of the 2014 draft lottery, a lot of folks joking and not-so-jokingly commented something to the effect of, “Maybe with the Bobcats name leaving, our horrible draft luck will leave too.” I don’t know if they expected it to happen so soon but when...

  • The Hornets Bright Future

    The Hornets Bright Future

    By Brett on September 10, 2014

    Almost five years ago, Chad Ford and John Hollinger teamed up on ESPN.com to produce the first “NBA Future Power Rankings” for the site, where they provided their subjective rankings on various aspects of all franchises and then sorted them on the total score. At that time, the Charlotte...

  • Report: City of Charlotte approves $33.5 million in arena upgrades

    Report: City of Charlotte approves $33.5 million in arena upgrades

    By Spencer on September 9, 2014

    The Charlotte City Council arrived at a 9-2 vote decision yesterday to approve the spending of $33.5 million in upgrades to Time Warner Cable Arena in Uptown Charlotte. In a result that wasn’t extremely surprising, the Hornets got the result they were looking for yesterday when the City Council...

  • Hive Talk Live 9-5-14

    Hive Talk Live 9-5-14

    By Doug Branson on September 7, 2014

    Doug and Spencer talk about the impacts of the Noah Vonleh injury, the BS Report Hornets trade talk and Gerald Henderson’s possible new role.   Follow us on twitter @HiveTalkLive and subscribe to us on iTunes and Stitcher.