Jump to content

  •  

NBA Draft Archives

The Marco Belinelli CSI/Trade/Speculation/Rumor...

Jun 24 2016 06:08 PM | ziggy in NBA Draft

We can figure this out... We know that SOMETHING is going to happen by July 7th and that right now the powers that be cannot talk about it. But I think we put on our collective CSI hats we can figure out what's happening before then. To start thing...

Read story →    371 comments    *****

Blogcat's Take: 2016 Draft

Jun 25 2016 12:52 PM | Blogcat in NBA Draft

I’ll say this for Rich Cho: the Hornets GM doesn’t just zig when everyone thinks he’s going to zag, he turbo-zigs. He hyper-zigs. He zigs 88 mph in a DeLorean. My gut reaction to the decision to trade the 22nd overall pick in the draft for Marco Beline...

Read story →    2 comments    *****

2016 NBA Draft Thread

May 13 2016 10:24 AM | jfoster in NBA Draft

So the nba draft is a little more than a month away and the hornets have the number 22nd pick,no second round pick. I know most are expecting the team to trade the pick BUT. If not who would you like to see the team draft? The mock drafts i have seen...

Read story →    719 comments    -----

So about those 3 rookies (Kaminsky, Winslow...

Apr 08 2016 03:00 AM | buckets in NBA Draft

A recent thread was devoted to Winslow vs Frank vs Booker and I finally took a proper look at picks #9, #10, and #13. Personally, I think all 3 teams 14 lottery teams did well for themselves. Every 2015 lottery selection has played 1200+ minutes except...

Read story →    19 comments    -----

Blogcat's Take, 6/27 - The Post-Draft Edition

Jun 27 2015 10:48 AM | Blogcat in NBA Draft

Man, after the last 48 hours, my head is spinning right round—like a record, baby, right round. Trades! Draft picks! Sleeved Jerseys! During the draft I was so wired and discombobulated that I was basically reduced to trolling Rick Bonnell on Twitter (...

Read story →    0 comments    *****

Charlotte Hornets select Frank Kaminsky over Ju...

Jun 26 2015 04:36 AM | Chef in NBA Draft

I am too disappointed to think about him starting or not. Still just shaking my head. in defense of not taking winslow: winslow is an undersized sf or a non-shooting, weak handled sg whichever way you prefer to look at it. i keep seeing 6'6", he meas...

Read story →    70 comments    -----

The Charlotte Hornets get the 9th pick. Who wil...

May 19 2015 08:02 PM | ziggy in NBA Draft

With the lottery scam over, we know that we will be picking at #9. OK folks, Who will that pick be?

Read story →    571 comments    -----

NBA Draft Lottery Reform Alternatives

Oct 23 2014 10:19 PM | QC Thundercats in NBA Draft

I posted this before, but since we're discussing the lottery again, here it is for reconsideration. Even though any system has its flaws and ways to be exploited, I think I've eliminated most of the glaring flaws, and I feel any weakness here is still...

Read story →    35 comments    -----

Blogcat’s Take, 6/28

Jun 28 2014 02:09 PM | Blogcat in NBA Draft

My lord, find me a happier set of weeks in Bobcats/Hornets history since...ever? I guess with the franchise’s recent agreement with the NBA you’re technically allowed to reach back to the original Charlotte Hornets, but those don’t count because I wasn...

Read story →    3 comments    -----

Charlotte Hornets select PJ Hairston with the #...

Jun 26 2014 09:21 PM | ziggy in NBA Draft

After selecting Shabazz Napier at 24, the Charlotte Hornets trade him away for the Miami Heat's #26 pick and two second rounders. they use that #26 pick to select elite shooter PJ Hairston. What are your thoughts on this pick?

Read story →    93 comments    -----

Charlotte Hornets select Noah Vonleh at #9

Jun 26 2014 07:36 PM | ziggy in NBA Draft

Charlotte selects Noah Vonleh after he slides to #9 Noah... Welcome to Charlotte!!! HornetsPlanet, What are your thoughts on the pick?

Read story →    129 comments    -----

Join Us for the 2014 HornetsPlanet NBA Draft Chat

Jun 23 2014 09:20 PM | ziggy in NBA Draft

Be there for the celebration or be there for the meltdown...But be there!!! First of all, only registered members can get into the chat room so if you are unregistered, be sure to sign up today to make sure that you can get in on draft night. >...

Read story →    14 comments    -----

The Official 2014 NBA Draft Week Thread

Jun 22 2014 07:55 PM | ziggy in NBA Draft

The week of the draft is usually crazy with rumors, trades, teams moving up, teams moving down, smokescreens, player promises, agents lying to GMs and GMs lying to agents. Whatever news or rumors you hear, plop it into this thread for us to discuss....

Read story →    246 comments    -----

Could Joel Embiid fall to the Charlotte Hornets...

Jun 19 2014 01:01 PM | GoBobs in NBA Draft

People were already wondering if he could stay healthy with the super sketchy back injuries. Now he also has an injured foot, likely a fractured foot. If it is the serious type of fractured foot (like Brook Lopez) that requires a player to miss aroun...

Read story →    26 comments    -----

Could Julius Randle be available for the Charlo...

Jun 13 2014 11:45 AM | @JPlowright_NBA in NBA Draft

So yesterday Woj tweeted about Randle: "Kentucky Forward Julius Randle will likely need foot surgery after NBA draft, miss two months" Julius Randle then Tweeted: "No disrespect but check with the actual source next time before you put something like...

Read story →    92 comments    -----

Charlotte Hornets Second Round Possibilities?

Jun 09 2014 10:08 PM | dnbman in NBA Draft

With 3 picks in this draft, the second round pick at #45 would be a great opportunity to go for a high risk / high reward player.

Read story →    16 comments    -----

Thoughts on the Charlotte Hornets trading back...

Jun 05 2014 03:27 PM | dav7z in NBA Draft

Here is a thought: What if the Charlotte Hornets traded back # 9 and #24 to the Phoenix Suns for the 14th and the 18th draft picks. I think that at the #14 and #18 draft positions we would still have an excellent chance at getting two of the players...

Read story →    46 comments    -----

2014 Mock Draftapalooza

Jun 03 2014 04:12 PM | ziggy in NBA Draft

My plan is to keep this running all the way up to draft night and we'll see how far we get. What we will do is vote on who you think will (not who you want to) be picked at each draft position. Once we have a clear consensus for each position, I will...

Read story →    144 comments    -----

Charlotte Hornets 2014 Pre-Draft Workout Schedule

May 27 2014 07:20 AM | spectre in NBA Draft

I'm going to try and update this continually for an easier to read format: Glen Robinson III - May 29,2014 DeAndre Daniels - May 30, 2014 C.J. Fair - May 30, 2014 P.J. Hairston - June 4, 2014 Andre Dawkins - TBD Keep posting workouts as soon as you r...

Read story →    231 comments    -----

Players that could possibly fall to the Charlot...

May 24 2014 08:28 PM | ziggy in NBA Draft

Which of these guys that are projected in the 4-8 draft range is the most likely to slide to 9?Dante ExumMarcus SmartAaron GordonJulius RandleNoah Vonleh And if this person slides to #9 do we absolutely, positively have to draft that player over a posi...

Read story →    127 comments    -----

Charlotte Hornets get the 9th pick, opening up...

May 20 2014 07:38 PM | Chef in NBA Draft

now that the Hornets have secured the #9 pick they picked up a ton of currency between now and draft night. the options are: use #9, #24 and the 2nd rd pick to pick up three new players use #9, package the other two to try and move up a few spots OR...

Read story →    476 comments    *****

Tonight's NBA Draft lottery: What are your...

May 19 2014 07:52 AM | ziggy in NBA Draft

Since we're all in agreement here that the draft lottery is rigged. I'd like to hear who you believe the NBA will choose as it's top 3 teams in the lottery? Here is how I see it. 1. Cavs - even more Lebron payback 2. Lakers - because Lakers 3. Piston...

Read story →    24 comments    -----

Who should we choose with the Portland Trailbla...

Apr 04 2014 09:32 PM | ziggy in NBA Draft

Who do you guys like for potential draftees with the Portland pick? What are your thoughts on Patric Young? I realize he is a bit puny *sarcasm* but do you think he has the potential to stick in the NBA?

Read story →    49 comments    -----

Did Bobcats Make Right Pick in Cody Zeller?

Jun 28 2013 02:05 PM | Kevin in NBA Draft

I can easily say I did see this coming. I scouted most of the lottery picks for the 2013 NBA Draft, and based on the needs of the Charlotte Bobcats, I predicted they would draft a big man (tough prediction, right?), but more importantly, I had my eyes...

Read story →    0 comments    -----

The BobcatsPlanet 2013 Mock Draft

Jun 25 2013 01:11 AM | Swedd523 in NBA Draft

1.      Cleveland Cavaliers—Nerlens Noel (7’0” C, Kentucky)   It has become increasingly difficult to pinpoint exactly where the Cavaliers will go with the first overall selection on Thursday.  Nerlens Noel is generally considered the to...

Read story →    0 comments    -----






Latest Forum Topics