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  • Tom Sorensen: Trade falls through, but Hornets must get rid of Stephenson

    Everybody knows Lance Stephenson is a bad fit for the Charlotte Hornets. We all say so. How many of us said so last July? The Hornets had offered Utah's Gordon Hayward a four-year contract for maximum money. They were trying to acquire a shooting...
  • Holiday wonders what might have been with 76ers

    Holiday wonders what might have been with 76ers
    PHILADELPHIA — A little less than two years ago, Jrue Holiday represented the 76ers at the 2013 NBA All-Star Game and was seemingly a cornerstone of the franchise. Four and a half months later, new Sixers general manager Sam Hinkie began his...
  • Spurs hold off Hornets, 98-93

    CHARLOTTE, N.C. Yes, the Hornets are good enough to make the playoffs in the Eastern Conference. No, they are not good enough to overcome the defensive sloppiness they demonstrated in the second quarter against the defending NBA champions. The Hornets...
  • Charlotte Hornets' Lance Stephenson set to return against Spurs

    Nearly a month after suffering a pelvic sprain against the Phoenix Suns, shooting guard Lance Stephenson is ready to return to the Charlotte Hornets. Stephenson fully participated in practice Monday and Tuesday. Barring some setback Wednesday, he expects...
  • Free agency can allow Magic to power up at forward

    Two years ago, when asked about their interest in free agency, GM Rob Hennigan said the Magic would be swimming in the "kiddie pool." After wading out without water wings to sign Channing Frye last offseason, is this the summer they snorkel in the...
  • Kemba Walker Leads Hornets To Rout Of Knicks

    NEW YORK — Charlotte Hornets scored 41 points in the second quarter and never relented, crushing the New York Knicks 110-82 on Saturday at Madison Square Garden to win their season-best fifth consecutive game. Charlotte (15-24), still without...
  • Second-quarter surge helps Hornets rout Knicks for fifth consecutive victory

    NEW YORK The opponent may not have been noteworthy, but the Charlotte Hornets' performance certainly was. The Hornets exploded for 41 points in the second quarter and never relented, crushing the New York Knicks 110-82 on Saturday at Madison Square...
  • Bulls luck in landing two core pieces in 2011 draft residue of design

    Bulls luck in landing two core pieces in 2011 draft residue of design
    In July 2010, the Bulls were preparing to sign Carlos Boozer as a free agent when the Jazz, Boozer's previous team, asked for a favor. Allow the Jazz to sign-and-trade Boozer, creating a $13 million trade exception they eventually used to acquire Al...
  • Love leads Cavaliers to 91-87 win vs. Hornets

    CHARLOTTE, N.C. Kevin Love scored 27 points to enjoy his best offensive game in a month, including a big basket in the final minute, and the Cavaliers ended a three-game losing streak with a 91-87 victory Friday at the Charlotte Hornets. With the Cavs...
  • Recap: Rockets 102, Hornets 83

    SportsDirect Inc. Recap: Rockets 102, Hornets 83 Rockets 102, Hornets 83: James Harden made a career-best eight 3-pointers and had 36 points, seven rebounds and six assists as Houston recorded its eighth straight victory over visiting Charlotte....
  • Harden fuels Rockets' 102-83 rout of Hornets

    HOUSTON This is what happens when you lose your leading scorer and starting center. With Al Jefferson back in Charlotte, nursing a groin injury that could sit him down for weeks, the Charlotte Hornets struggled to generate offense in a 102-83 loss to the...