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The NBA's Most Disappointing Players This Season

At the beginning of every NBA season, fans like myself are filled with high expectations for their favorite players and teams. Then whether due to injury, an overpaid free-agent, or a draft pick that busts, there are always a handful of NBA players that are disappointments.   660 more words


Nic Batum Needs to “Shoot His Shot,” or Else…

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Nic Batum has been the basis of my frustrations through the first half of the Hornets season. My anger with Batum isn’t his play style, I understand the type of player he is and I realize he is not going to change, but my problem lies in the difference in his production from the 2015-16 season to now. 625 more words

Charlotte Hornets

Game #43 Preview | Charlotte Hornets

Tip-Off: 4 PM CT

Location: Spectrum Center (Charlotte, NC)

Television: FSOK

Radio: WWLS 98.1FM OKC The Sports Animal

Twitter: Follow @TheThunderGuys for live-tweets during the game… 609 more words

All-NBA Overrated Team

The NBA is usually good at getting the best players in the game of basketball their fair share of attention and fame. Sometimes, however, players will be over-hyped for success achieved in a previous season, posting statistical marks that pass the eye test until further analyzed, and playing alongside teammates that mask their inefficiencies. 869 more words


Nic Batum Reportedly Tore A Ligament In His Elbow And Will Miss 8 To 12 Weeks

Nic Batum’s season with the Charlotte Hornets appears to be shortened significantly after suffering an elbow injury in preseason. The 28-year-old Frenchman left Wednesday night’s preseason game against the Detroit Pistons, and it doesn’t look like he’s returning to the court anytime soon. 214 more words


NBA 2017 Preview: Charlotte Hornets

After making the playoffs in 2015-16, many thought the Charlotte Hornets would improve and return in the 2016-17 season. The injury bug bit the Hornets last season as they were the 11th most injured team in the NBA. 485 more words