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Realistic Expectations for Lance Stephenson's Debut Season as Charlotte Hornet
A team can add a player who brings a dynamic that it's been sorely lacking; who obliterates a weakness the organization has long been plagued by; who adds a wholly new look or attitude for a group whose way of doing things has grown stale.
Thu Jul 31, 2014
Justin Hamilton in place to become Heat's 12th guaranteed player
Center Justin Hamilton is poised to become the 12th player under guaranteed contract to the Heat, when his partial guarantee kicks in Friday.
At the Hive
Pressing questions remain for Hornets
The Hornets ' offseason of roster adjustments has pretty much concluded. With 14 players they have room to add one more with a small contract, but for the most part they're set.
Pat Riley says Heat will be fine
Miami Heat president Pat Riley insists his franchise has recovered well from LeBron James ' stunning return to Cleveland in free agency, but admits that it remains a difficult blow to accept.
Wed Jul 30, 2014
South Florida Sun-Sentinel
Devastation, resurrection: Riley reflects on losing LeBron
It could have been a demolition derby. To listen to Pat Riley tell it, the twists and turns of the Miami Heat 's offseason have been devastating, daunting, deceitful, briefly demoralizing.
8 NBA Rookie-Star Pairings We Can't Wait to See During 2014-15 Season
The supremely talented 2014-15 NBA rookie class is exciting enough on its own. But the thought of top prospects joining forces with the league's stars evokes a whole new level of exhilaration.
Tue Jul 29, 2014
Basketball still a good time for Napier
It was easy to pick out the NBA player among the 100 campers Tuesday afternoon at Nomad's Adventure Quest -- Shabazz Napier was the one having the most fun.
Heat preseason includes exhibition vs. LeBron, Cavs in Rio
The Miami Heat will face a familiar face before playing for real this coming season, with the preseason schedule released Tuesday featuring the previously announced Oct. 11 exhibition against the Cleveland Cavaliers in Rio de Janeiro.
At the Hive
Stability under Steve Clifford could beget further defensive improvement
The Hornets had a great defensive start in Clifford's first year, and with more familiarity of his schemes could mean an even better defense.
Breaking Down What a 3-Team Trade for Kevin Love Could Look Like
When it comes to trading a star talent, sometimes it's easier to extract maximum value and make the salaries match up by adding a third team to the negotiations.
All U Can Heat
Miami Heat Posts Video of Josh McRoberts Highlights
Jan 15, 2014; Philadelphia, PA, USA; Charlotte Bobcats forward Josh McRoberts brings the ball up court during the third quarter against the Philadelphia 76ers at the Wells Fargo Center.
Mon Jul 28, 2014
Charlotte Hornets: Why Lance Stephenson is the X-factor
Formerly known as the Charlotte Bobcats, the Hornets made huge strives this past season as they made the playoffs for the first time since their 2009 campaign where they got swepped by Dwight Howard and the Orlando Magic.
South Florida Sun-Sentinel
Arison on loss of LeBron : 'We are not done; not even close'
For nearly three weeks there has been near silence from Miami Heat management about the free-agent departure of forward LeBron James to the Cleveland Cavaliers .
Jordan rules: 'Cool' with No. 23 for LeBron
Chris Broussard discusses LeBron James' decision to switch back to wearing No. 23 in his return to the Cavaliers and what Michael Jordan thinks about the change.
Orlando Magic sign Luke Ridnour
"We're extremely excited to welcome Luke and his family to Orlando," said Hennigan.
Hornets re-sign Jannero Pargo
"We're pleased that Jannero will be back with us again this season," Cho said. "He is a great veteran presence in our locker room who is always ready when called upon."
Sun Jul 27, 2014
Queen City Hoops
Cho's Foresight, Fortune Have Hornets Set for Success
Less than a year after being hired as Portland's general manager in the summer of 2010, Rich Cho found himself looking for a new position.
Sat Jul 26, 2014
NBA European Skills and Development Camp held in Jackson
The first annual NBA European Skills and Development Camp is in the book- as big names made their way to the capital city for the clinic.
Swarm and Sting
Year Four of the Bismack Biyombo Experiment
Apr 28, 2014; Charlotte, NC, USA; Charlotte Bobcats center Bismack Biyombo dunks the ball during the second half against the Miami Heat in game four of the first round of the 2014 NBA Playoffs at Time Warner Cable Arena.
The Gaston Gazette
Hornets' offseason creates highest optimism entering training camp in franchise history
When the 2014 offseason began for the Charlotte Hornets, the goals were to find a way to improve upon a 43-39 breakthrough playoff year.