Charlotte Hornets Exceeding Expectations This Season

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It is no secret that the Charlotte Hornets have not been a great team over the past several seasons. In fact, they’ve finished no better than ninth in the eastern conference standings over the last four years. Not only have the Hornets failed to make it to the playoffs during that stretch, but they’ve also […] READ MORE


The Charlotte Hornets Start Should Not Be Surprising

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What are the Charlotte Hornets? Last season they were a surprise. The Hornets entered the season with the lowest preseason over-under projection at 23.5. Despite playing only 65 games, Charlotte managed to win 23 games and shock the NBA world. This season, the Charlotte Hornets start is something to discuss. Except now, everyone should have […] READ MORE


Can the Charlotte Hornets Make the Playoffs?

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LaMelo Ball is the talk of the town and the Charlotte Hornets might be able to make the playoffs in 2021. The Eastern Conference has always played second fiddle to the Western Conference in the past decade. However, this year the East is much improved and is on pace to be the most competitive it’s […] READ MORE


Charlotte Hornets Must Cut Ties with Mediocre Tag, Fight for Relevance

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The Charlotte Hornets enter the 2020-21 season with a level of expectations. Gordon Hayward and LaMelo Ball are the team’s shiny new additions, providing hope to a franchise that has treaded water the past few seasons. The Hornets have several young players who show potential thus continued development is a must. As a small market, […] READ MORE


Are the Boston Celtics Finals Contenders?

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The Boston Celtics will enter the 2020-21 NBA season as Eastern Conference contenders with mostly the same team. The only major difference is instead of Gordon Hayward, the Celtics now have Tristan Thompson. Boston made the Conference Finals in two of the last three postseasons and despite the great amount of talent on the Celtics’ […] READ MORE


New York Knicks Offseason Grades

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The New York Knicks have struggled for a long time. Last year was no different. With much of the offseason complete for the New York Knicks, let’s have a look at how that offseason played out. New York Knicks Offseason Grades NBA Draft Obi Toppin- Power Forward, University of Dayton, 8th overall New York Knicks […] READ MORE


Charlotte Hornets Lose Big in Gordon Hayward Sign and Trade

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After a week or so of haggling, the Charlotte Hornets and Boston Celtics finally agreed to terms of a deal that sent Gordon Hayward to Charlotte. The Hornets also acquired two future second-round picks in exchange for a $28.5 million Trade Exception (TE). It is the largest TE in NBA history. Correction Trade exception is $28.5M Still the largest […] READ MORE



Boston Celtics Free Agency Recap and Analysis

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After another close-but-yet-so-far postseason for the Boston Celtics, losing in the Conference Finals for the third time in four years, the expectations for General Manager Danny Ainge have never been higher. His inconsistent loyalty to players and insistence on standing pat during the regular season trade deadline has been questioned. This was the offseason where that […] READ MORE


Gordon Hayward Signs with the Charlotte Hornets

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According to ESPN’s Adrian Wojnarowski, Gordon Hayward has agreed to sign with the Charlotte Hornets. It is a four-year deal worth $120 million. This comes after Hayward declined his $34 million player option with the Celtics and become a free agent. While there were many reports that he would sign with the Indiana Pacers as a part […] READ MORE