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Blogcat's Take, 1/31

Jan 31 2015 11:35 AM | Blogcat in Featured

To help us prepare for the masochistic exercise that will be watching the Hornets play without Kemba Walker for the next 6 weeks, Wednesday night’s loss to the San Antonio Spurs provided a good warm-up. Walker has accounted for 3.9 win-shares thus far,...

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Blogcat's Take, 11/22

Nov 22 2014 10:21 PM | Blogcat in Featured

Dammit, dammit, dammit. Dam. Mit. Those are basically my thoughts after the Hornets blew a 23-point lead to the Orlando Magic last night and lost at home. The Hornets blew a 23-point lead to the Magic at home. Indefinite articles aside, there’s absolut...

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Home Opener Game Thread: Milwaukee Bucks at Cha...

Oct 26 2014 07:48 PM | ziggy in Featured

Are you ready? We've made it... Past the remainder of the playoffs, past the draft, past free agency, past the long dreary summer, past the preseason... We have made it past all of that to say that we are on the precipice of 2014 opening night of y...

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Blogcat’s Take, 2014-15 Charlotte Hornets Seaso...

Oct 25 2014 06:45 PM | Blogcat in Featured

Jumpin’ Jesus, it’s already basketball season again, and believe it or not, there’s actual reason to be excited! For the first time since America was Wang Chunging in between walking like Egyptians, the Hornets are brand new in Charlotte again. Let’s a...

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What are the best places in town to watch a Cha...

Oct 21 2014 06:50 PM | BIIIIIG AL in Featured

This post by HornetsPlanet member Biiiig Al, led me to think, What is the best place in town to watch the game? Outside of being at the arena, or at home watching it on your couch, where do you recommend watching the game? There are tons of sports bar...

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Thoughts on Charlotte Hornets Arena Upgrades

Aug 12 2014 10:53 AM | WCBobcat in Featured

http://www.bizjourna...efore-city.html I hope this passes or fails quickly. I think the timing of this is pretty poor...after such a positive and exciting off season where fan support is building a solid foundation. If this becomes a lengthly pub...

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Bold Predictions for the Charlotte Hornets in 2...

Jul 28 2014 09:38 PM | InProblematique in Featured

Okay, this is the worst time of the offseason. The vast majority of FAs have signed, draft has long since passed, Summer League has come and gone, and now we're left with a couple of months of nothing. If I wasn't such a huge baseball fan, it'd be unbe...

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Charlotte is a Basketball Town Again

Jul 24 2014 09:48 AM | QC Thundercats in Featured

Hey, just spent the past couple weeks packing and moving back to Charlotte, did I miss anything? In all seriousness, I'm excited about being back here and closer to all my teams. There is a very, very stark difference in the city from any point when...

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Predictions: Charlotte Hornets 2014 National TV...

Jul 20 2014 06:13 AM | ziggy in Featured

I believe the days of Charlotte having zero or just one courtesy appearance on National TV are long gone. With the Hornets being a playoff team, having a very solid draft and adding Lance Stephenson who is the type of player that people will tune in t...

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Blogcat' Take, 7/12

Jul 12 2014 02:32 PM | Blogcat in Featured

I knew I was asking for trouble when I wrote my last column with such aggressive optimism, and trouble I now have. This reminds me of The Onion book Our Dumb Century, which basically shows fake front pages in chronological order throughout the 20th cen...

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The 2014 Las Vegas Summer League thread

Jul 10 2014 08:48 PM | ziggy in Featured

Friday night the Charlotte Hornets will open up summer league against the Golden State Warriors. I can't wait to see our rookies as well as Zeller in action tomorrow night. Although we know that a strong summer league performance is by no means a gua...

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The July 2014 Free Agency Thread

Jun 29 2014 10:29 AM | ziggy in Featured

Tuesday July 1st things are going to get real interesting. Let's use this thread for an Hornets and Non-Hornets related Free agency news and rumors that we come across over the next few weeks. For starters, I think the Chandler Parsons situation is t...

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Rod Higgins steps down

Jun 12 2014 11:27 PM | Potato in Featured

Late last The Charlotte Hornets announced that Rod Higgins stepped down from his role as President of Basketball Operations.
This change is effective immediately.

This is a puzzling announcement just 2 weeks ahead of the draft.

Stay tuned for more news.

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Rumored Charlotte Hornets Jersey Word Mark (Hom...

May 21 2014 09:53 AM | JGib23 in Featured

According to twitter ( and now Chris Creamers jersey website)- some random guy that is a graphic designer has found the word mark for our new jerseys. Looks like both Home and Away will say Hornets. The away jersey will be Purple which ties in with th...

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What is YOUR dream off season?

May 08 2014 09:53 AM | ziggy in Featured

Please proceed to put on your teal colored glasses. Got them on? OK! Now give me your dream scenario for this off season. Here is mine. Detroit gets jumped in the lottery and we get their pick. At number 9 Marcus smart or Aaron Gordon slides and we...

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Locker room harmony. How important is it really?

May 03 2014 07:27 AM | ziggy in Featured

There has been a lot of talk lately about our locker room being a good group of guys that all like each other. My question is this: How important is that really to the success of the team? If we look back to the Charlotte Hornets 1.0 there were two...

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Peace Out, Rufus!

Apr 28 2014 08:44 PM | dnbman in Featured

Being a Bobcat fan was definitely a labor of love, but it has been an absolute pleasure, especially with all here at BCP. Looking forward to the next chapter as the Hornets. Respect!

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Blogcat's Playoff Preview, 4/19

Apr 19 2014 08:52 PM | Blogcat in Featured

"It's going to be a challenge,” said Kemba Walker of the 7th seeded Charlotte Bobcats’ upcoming first-round playoff series with the 2nd seeded, two-time defending champion Miami Heat, “but it's the playoffs and anything can happen." Actually, almost no...

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Our Best Case Scenario

Apr 15 2014 10:08 AM | QC Thundercats in Featured

Time for your daily artery clogging, cholesterol filled, horrifyingly painful but delicious death, dose of sunshine! I see I've successfully recruited Adam42R to the bright side. Is an ignominious sweep possible, along with having lost our pick and...

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Charlotte expected to pursue Pau Gasol in offse...

Apr 05 2014 02:17 AM | GOBOBCATS24 in Featured

The Charlotte Bobornets are among 4 listed teams expected to pursue Gasol this offseason. Other 3 are Bulls, Cavs, and Grizzlies. In my opinion I think he goes back to Memphis to finish his career but he would be the perfect stretch four to pair with A...

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Charlotte Bobcats potential playoffs matchups

Mar 30 2014 05:41 PM | ziggy in Featured

Inspired by Slick Rick's article today breaking down his thoughts on potential playoff match-ups, I thought it would be fun for us to discuss how we think we would match-up against our 4 potential opponents. For each of the following opponents give us...

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Scottley Crue's Week in Review 2-9

Feb 09 2014 02:22 AM | Scottley Crue in Featured

Charlotte finished up their road trip and tried to slay a dragon at home later in the week. One of those endeavors was more successful than the other. That and more happened this week for the Bobcats. Let’s take a look back at the week that was for the...

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Blogcat's Take, 2/8

Feb 09 2014 02:16 AM | Blogcat in Featured

The surprise toy in the Bobcats’ Happy Meal of a west coast trip was the reemergence of Gerald Henderson’s usefulness as a shooting guard—as an anything, for that matter. So far this year Henderson is producing his worst output since he was fetching La...

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Scottley Crue's Week in Review 2-2

Feb 02 2014 11:19 AM | Scottley Crue in Featured

With a Western road trip on the docket this week, Charlotte looked to hold their ground in the playoff chase. The rumored return of their floor general proved to be a bit premature and some unsatisfying news off the court brought rise to some history o...

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Blogcat’s Take, 2/1

Feb 01 2014 05:16 PM | Blogcat in Featured

"I've been disappointed by All-Star Games for years. I've stopped listening to the hype," said Al Jefferson a few days ago. "I know what I can do and my goal is to get Charlotte to one of those elite teams in the East. Into the playoffs.” This was an o...

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