| Mar 3, 2015
| 8:00 PM
That three-game winning streak by the Lakers seems long ago after another close loss, this time a 104-103 loss to the Hornets in Charlotte.
To those hoping the Lakers sink lower in the NBA draft lottery mix, it’s now a two-game losing streak....
| Mar 3, 2015
| 8:35 PM
The Lakers used to have all sorts of problems on their annual trip here, most notably double-digit losses in back-to-back championship seasons when Pau Gasol and Kobe Bryant were still in their prime and Derek Fisher would have laughed at questions...
| Jan 21, 2015
| 6:30 AM
When/Where: 7 p.m., Time Warner Cable Arena, Charlotte.
TV: Sun Sports. Radio: 790-AM, 104.3-FM, 106.5-FM, 710-AM (Spanish).
Scouting report: This is the third game of the four-game season series . . . The Hornets won the first meeting 96-89 Nov. 5 in...
| Feb 7, 2015
| 8:58 PM
PHILADELPHIA — The Philadelphia 76ers used defense and effort to push their home winning streak to four.
Robert Covington scored 11 of his 22 points in a pivotal third quarter, leading Philadelphia to an 89-81 victory over the Charlotte Hornets on...
| Nov 5, 2014
| 9:17 PM
Q: Our point guard play is not good. We need a center. And will someone please tell Mario Chalmers to try to score instead of looking for a foul. -- Joe.
A: And so it begins, the second-guessing after the euphoria of the 3-0 start. OK, I'll bite. Yes,...
| Nov 12, 2014
| 3:33 PM
Wayne Robert Ellington Sr. never missed a chance to watch his son, Wayne Jr., a guard for the Los Angeles Lakers, play ball -— even if it was just on TV.
So when detectives knocked on the door of the West Mount Airy home he shared with his mother...
| Nov 23, 2014
| 2:09 PM
A look at the starting lineups, inactives, referees and a pregame note of note for Sunday's 6 p.m. game between the Miami and Hornets at AmericanAirlines Arena (TV: Sun Sports. Radio: 790-AM, 104.3-FM, 106.3-FM, 710-AM-Spanish), with Wade and Cole out for...
| Dec 5, 2014
| 6:39 PM
Gerald Henderson scored a season-high 22 points and Kemba Walker scored the winning layup at the buzzer as the Hornets rallied to beat the New York Knicks 103-102 in Charlotte, N.C., ending a 10-game skid after squandering a 21-point lead.
Al Jefferson ...
| Nov 24, 2014
| 9:33 PM
The Clippers used a new starting small forward Monday against the Charlotte Hornets.
It was nothing to get overly excited about; the change came only because Matt Barnes was sidelined because of a sore left calf.
Reggie Bullock made his first career...
| Jul 27, 2013
| 8:08 PM
Candace Parker had a blast in her All-Star debut. Parker scored a record 23 points to lead the West to a 102-98 win over the East on Saturday at Uncasville, Conn., and earn MVP honors.
The Sparks star was voted a starter for the 2011 game, but she...
| Dec 14, 2013
| 6:30 PM
Lakers 88, Charlotte Bobcats 85 (final)
Pau Gasol shut down Charlotte's Al Jefferson in the final minutes as the Lakers made a late push to end a three-game losing streak, winning their first game since the return of Kobe Bryant from an Achilles injury....