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Season in Review: Michael Kidd-Gilchrist

Kidd-Gilchrist was our best player this season, no matter what’s the measurement of your preference.

Our defense, which is built on limiting drives and wings (mainly, MKG and Henderson) who keep action towards the side-lines, collapsed whenever Mike hit the bench. 1,274 more words

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Dime Roundtable: The Defensive Player Of The Year Will Come From The Frontcourt

Jack Winter: Defensive Player of the Year is the most subjective award in basketball. The collective’s understanding of what makes a truly impactful defender has rapidly developed over the years and continues to do so, enough that it’s a foregone conclusion that  2,060 more words


Hornets officially eliminated from playoff contention

The battle for the final two seeds in the Eastern Conference just got a little less crowded. With the Hornets’ 104-80 loss to the Hawks and the Celtics’ 99-90 win over the Cavs, Charlotte has officially been eliminated from playoff contention. 126 more words

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Jon Barry factcheck

I caught a clip this morning of NBA analyst Jon Barry, lamenting (what else) the one-and-done. Barry’s angle was that the one-and-done players don’t really have a choice because, if they stay in school longer, the flaws in their game get exposed and their draft stock might plummet. 488 more words

Charlotte Starts A Fake 'MKG Security' Company To Help Michael Kidd-Gilchrist Get On All-Defensive Team

The Hornets have one of the better sports marketing departments in the NBA. With a team that is in the playoff hunt but doesn’t get much of the buzz (do you get it) of other franchises, Charlotte has to do whatever it can to make sure people don’t forget about them. 320 more words


Anthony Davis, DeMarcus Cousins face off for daily fantasy supremacy

If you are looking for some extra cap relief for your FantasyScore lineup Friday, keep an eye on the status of Oklahoma City Thunder center Steven Adams (ankle) and Minnesota Timberwolves G Kevin Martin (hamstring) as tip-off time approaches. 512 more words


Hornets mail media members a lock to campaign for Michael Kidd-Gilchrist for Defensive Player of the Year

It’s almost time for NBA writers (this one not included) to vote for the end-of-season awards. It’s not uncommon for teams to send out promotional packages to media members with a vote to make the case for their players for certain awards. 139 more words

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