| Apr 14, 2011
| 2:55 PM
Well, that was fun, huh?
Covering spectacularly bad teams and unexpectedly good teams are most beat writers' dream, and I've been lucky to do both thanks to the Tim Floyd-era, the 2004-05 Scott Skiles team and now this team. And this season has far...
| Jan 2, 2011
The Hornets have put together a road winning streak.
Chris Paul scored 13 points, had 11 assists, and 7 steals as the Hornets celebrated the New Year with a 92-81 at Washington Saturday night. The win was the Hornets second straight on the road. New...
| Jan 13, 2011
Marcus Thornton scored 7 of the Hornets 11 points in overtime as New Orleans defeated Orlando 92-89 Wednesday night at New Orleans Arena.
The Hornets win snapped Orlando's 9 game win streak. The Magic had not lost since December 21st.
| Jan 16, 2011
The Hornets head back home on a roll.
David West scored 26 points and Chris Paul added 19 as New Orleans beat Charlotte 88-81 Saturday night. The win was the Hornets 4th straight and second consecutive on the road.
Paul hit a three point basket with 3:...
| Jan 17, 2011
David West's clutch shooting and defense in the final minutes helped the Hornets survive an upset bid by the
West had 23 points and 10 rebounds, and the Hornets won their fifth straight, 85-81 over Toronto on Monday.
West's jumper with...
| Jan 17, 2011
The Hornets are still on a roll. Although win number 5 in a row was a struggle.
Forward David West scored 23 points, including a jump shot with 31.7 seconds remaining that snapped a 81-81 tie, as New Orleans beat Toronto Monday night 85-81.
| Jan 20, 2011
Marcus Thornton tipped an inbounds pass that was stolen by Trevor Ariza, and seconds later scored the game winning layup as the Hornets beat Memphis Wednesday night 103-102 in overtime.
The Hornets have now won 6 straight. They have also won all three...
| Jan 21, 2011
The New Orleans Hornets destroyed the Atlanta Hawks 100-59 Friday night. Chris Paul scored 16 points and dished out eight assists in leading New Orleans to its seventh straight win.
Once again the Hornets dominated defensively, holding the Hawks to 29....
| Jan 31, 2011
The Hornets almost pulled off a miracle at Phoenix.
New Orleans rallied from 8 points down with 29.1 seconds to play and actually had a chance to tie. But, Marcus Thornton's layup was blocked by Grant Hill with 3.9 to play as Phoenix held on to win 104-...
| Feb 4, 2011
The Hornets will play for the first time this season on national TV.
The Hornets Wednesday February 23rd home game against the Clippers was moved to an 8:30 pm tipoff. The Hornets and Clippers are two of the surprise teams in the West. The Clippers led...
| Feb 6, 2011
Too much Kobe and Pau and too many free throws were too much for the undermanned Hornets to overcome.
The Lakers outscored the Hornets 23-4 at the free throw line and claimed a 101-95 victory over the Hornets Saturday night at New Orleans Arena. The...
| May 21, 2012
| 12:32 PM
The Orlando Magic and Otis Smith, the team’s president of basketball operations and general manager, have parted ways.
The Magic historically have promoted from within, elevating John Weisbrod to the general manager’s job in March 2004 and...