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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


2017-2018 NBA Preview: Player Rankings 60-51

Once again, we are getting closer and closer to basketball season and thus we continue my top 100 NBA players list. It’s also the perfect time to continue this list because some major sports websites (ESPN, SI, Slam Magazine) started releasing their lists this week and they have stirred up some discussion. 679 more words


Top 10 NBA Shooting Guards

We have decided to do a NBA series where we will feature our top 10 players by each position followed by our top 50 players in the league. 179 more words


Stop Saying Kyrie Irving "Did Nothing Before LeBron." It's an Unfair Half-Truth

As the world waits for Kyrie Irving to get traded, one half-truth that keeps circulating has irritated me: “Kyrie Irving did nothing before LeBron James.” 286 more words


Is It Scheme or Personnel? A Look Into Charlotte’s Poor Perimeter Defense This Past Season

By Reinis Lacis (@LamarMatic)

The 2016-17 season marked coach Steve Clifford’s first mediocre defensive squad, the most 3-pointers given up in the whole league and shaky execution against the pick-and-roll, among other things. 26 more words

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