| Apr 28, 2011
| 9:35 PM
Destination, Dallas. Or Portland. Either way, the Lakers will be the well-rested host for Game 1 of the Western Conference semifinal series against the Mavericks or Trail Blazers. They got the weekend off by defeating the Hornets, 98-80, in Game 6 on...
| Dec 20, 2010
The Hornets were a tip away from snapping a five game road losing streak.
But, Mike Dunleavy tipped in a Danny Granger miss at the buzzer as Indiana beat New Orleans 94-93 Monday night. Game officials reviewed the play, and let the basket stand....
| Aug 13, 2010
| 8:18 AM
UConn career highlights: Thabeet goes down with Emeka Okafor as the best shot blockers in UConn history and one of the greatest defensive forces in recent NCAA history.
Thabeet (417) is second on UConn's all-time blocks list to Okafor (441). He...
| Aug 13, 2010
| 8:55 AM
Originally published April 4, 2004
The clinching free throw was a swish and as it went in Emeka Okafor began to leap into the Texas night in a way that he never has before in his UConn career.
All around him there was bedlam and shock. The Huskies...
| Mar 17, 2011
Phoenix attempted 34 three pointers, but thankfully for the Hornets, made only 14.
Chris Paul scored 26 points, handed out 9 assists, and grabbed 5 rebounds as New Orleans beat the Suns 100-95 Wednesday night at New Orleans Arena. David West and Emeka...
| Apr 4, 2011
Recap: Hornets 108, Pacers 96
Trevor Ariza had 19 points and nine rebounds and Chris Paul delivered 18
points and eight assists as the New Orleans Hornets cruised past the visiting
Indiana Pacers 108-96 on Sunday.
Carl Landry also scored 18 points and...
| Apr 14, 2011
| 2:55 PM
Well, that was fun, huh?
Covering spectacularly bad teams and unexpectedly good teams are most beat writers' dream, and I've been lucky to do both thanks to the Tim Floyd-era, the 2004-05 Scott Skiles team and now this team. And this season has far...
| Jan 2, 2011
The Hornets have put together a road winning streak.
Chris Paul scored 13 points, had 11 assists, and 7 steals as the Hornets celebrated the New Year with a 92-81 at Washington Saturday night. The win was the Hornets second straight on the road. New...
| Jan 13, 2011
Marcus Thornton scored 7 of the Hornets 11 points in overtime as New Orleans defeated Orlando 92-89 Wednesday night at New Orleans Arena.
The Hornets win snapped Orlando's 9 game win streak. The Magic had not lost since December 21st.
| Jan 16, 2011
The Hornets head back home on a roll.
David West scored 26 points and Chris Paul added 19 as New Orleans beat Charlotte 88-81 Saturday night. The win was the Hornets 4th straight and second consecutive on the road.
Paul hit a three point basket with 3:...
| Jan 17, 2011
David West's clutch shooting and defense in the final minutes helped the Hornets survive an upset bid by the
West had 23 points and 10 rebounds, and the Hornets won their fifth straight, 85-81 over Toronto on Monday.
West's jumper with...