Charlotte Hornets - the best personalized free web-based Email en en Charlotte Hornets Dragic, Heat top Hornets 112-99; pull into tie for 8th place CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — There was a time in his career when Hassan Whiteside might not have reacted so well to a frustrating night. But when Whiteside was whistled for a technical foul, the 7-footer channeled his anger and sparked the Miami Heat to a crucial 112-99 victory over the Charlotte Hornets on Wednesday night. He got plenty of h... Thu, 06 Apr 2017 02:44:00 GMT 2017-04-06T02:44:00Z Georgetown hires Patrick Ewing as men's basketball coach WASHINGTON (AP) — Patrick Ewing put Georgetown basketball on the map, turning the Hoyas into a national power as the menacing force in the middle in the 1980s. Three decades later, Ewing is the Big Man on Campus again. Georgetown hired Ewing on Monday, bringing the Hoyas legend back to take over a program that had fallen on hard times o... Mon, 03 Apr 2017 23:57:00 GMT 2017-04-03T23:57:00Z Walker scores 29; Hornets overcome Westbrook's triple-double OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Desperately needing a victory to stay in the Eastern Conference playoff race, the Charlotte Hornets picked up one in a place they'd never won before. Kemba Walker scored 29 points to help Charlotte overcome Russell Westbrook's sixth straight triple-double to beat the Oklahoma City Thunder 113-101 on Sunday. It was the Hornets' first win in Oklahoma City,... Sun, 02 Apr 2017 22:44:00 GMT 2017-04-02T22:44:00Z James to see eye doctor after 112-105 win over Hornets CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — LeBron James sat at his locker dabbing his right eye with a wet compress while having difficulty keeping it open. A battle scar from a rough night. James will meet with an eye doctor after a physical game in which he got poked in the eye by Jeremy Lamb, but remained in the game to lead the Cleveland Cavaliers to a Central Division-clinching 112-105 vic... Sat, 25 Mar 2017 03:01:00 GMT 2017-03-25T03:01:00Z Griffin scores 43, Clippers hold off Hornets 124-121 in OT LOS ANGELES (AP) — Since returning from knee surgery last month, a healthy Blake Griffin has been on quite a tear. His performance Sunday night was the most impressive yet. Griffin scored a season-high 43 points and added 10 rebounds and five assists as the Los Angeles Clippers held off the Charlotte Hornets 124-121 in overtime. ... Mon, 27 Feb 2017 07:15:00 GMT 2017-02-27T07:15:00Z NBA party over there, where? Not in Charlotte this weekend CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Hornets season ticket holder Doug Doggett was planning on ponying up several hundred dollars for tickets to the NBA All-Star game this weekend in Charlotte. But since the league has moved its annual showcase to New Orleans, Doggett now has no plans to watch the game on TV. Charlotte won't be a ghost town this week... Tue, 14 Feb 2017 22:32:00 GMT 2017-02-14T22:32:00Z Stephen Curry's 3-point clinic leads Warriors past Hornets OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Stephen Curry made a sweet crossover, then stepped back and knocked down another 3-pointer as Kevin Durant covered his mouth with his hand in pure admiration and awe. In his last six quarters, Curry has 20 3-pointers and 82 points — and the Golden State Warriors have been so far ahead coach Steve Kerr could rest his MVP for the fourth period both times... Thu, 02 Feb 2017 07:01:00 GMT 2017-02-02T07:01:00Z Durant, Curry lead Warriors over Hornets 113-103 CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Beating the stacked Golden State Warriors is tough enough. Beating them when they're coming off a loss is becoming darn near impossible. Kevin Durant scored 16 of his 33 points in the fourth quarter, Stephen Curry added 28 points on six 3-pointers in his annual homecoming game and the Warriors rallied to beat the Charlotte Hornets 113-103 on Wednesday ... Thu, 26 Jan 2017 04:36:00 GMT 2017-01-26T04:36:00Z Harden's triple-double leads Rockets to 9th straight win HOUSTON (AP) — Forget slowing down James Harden. Right now, his opponents can't even put his play into words. Harden had 40 points, 15 rebounds and 10 assists for his second straight triple-double and the Houston Rockets outlasted the Charlotte Hornets 121-114 on Tuesday night for their ninth straight win. "There's not enough good words... Wed, 11 Jan 2017 04:51:00 GMT 2017-01-11T04:51:00Z Westbrook gets a 'T' for hitting official in head with ball CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Russell Westbrook said he has "no idea" why he was assessed a technical foul for hitting a game official in the head with a ball during the first quarter of Oklahoma City's 123-112 loss to the Charlotte Hornets on Wednesday night. After a timeout, Westbrook was near the Thunder bench and threw an overhead pass that hit official Tre ... Thu, 05 Jan 2017 14:23:00 GMT 2017-01-05T14:23:00Z Butler has 52 to help Bulls top Walker, Hornets CHICAGO (AP) — Following a year of inconsistency and disappointment, the Chicago Bulls entered 2017 with plenty of resolutions. There's one thing, however, they are hoping remains the same — the production of Jimmy Butler. Butler scored 52 points and outdueled Kemba Walker, carrying Chicago in a 118-111 victory over the Charlotte Hornet... Tue, 03 Jan 2017 04:56:00 GMT 2017-01-03T04:56:00Z LeBron scores 44, reaches assist mark as Cavs down Hornets CLEVELAND (AP) — Standing at midcourt, LeBron James spun the ball on his index finger as the final seconds ticked off the clock. He had the Hornets turning in circles all night. James scored 17 of his season-high 44 points in the fourth quarter and reached another career milestone as the Cleveland Cavaliers won their fourth straight, 116-105 over Charlotte on Saturday. ... Sun, 11 Dec 2016 04:40:00 GMT 2016-12-11T04:40:00Z