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Charlotte Hornets fire coach James Borrego after 4 seasons

Apr. 22, 2022 13:12 PM EDT

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — The Charlotte Hornets have fired coach James Borrego after blowout losses in back-to-back seasons in the play-in tournament. Hornets president of basketball operations and general manager Mitch Kupchak made the announcement on Friday. “I want...

Young, Hunter lead Hawks to 132-103 play-in rout of Hornets

Apr. 13, 2022 23:15 PM EDT

ATLANTA (AP) — For one night, at least, the Atlanta Hawks looked like the team that made a stunning run to the Eastern Conference final last summer. Trae Young bounced back from a sluggish start to score 24 points and De'Andre Hunter led a third-quarter surge Wednesday that carried...

After run to East finals, Hawks face play-in game vs Hornets

Apr. 12, 2022 16:34 PM EDT

ATLANTA (AP) — The Atlanta Hawks never expected to be in this position. Not after last summer's Surprising run to the Eastern Conference final. But here they are, needing to win two play-in games just to make the playoffs. First up: the Charlotte...

Hornets top Wizards 124-108, fail to improve play-in seeding

Apr. 10, 2022 19:18 PM EDT

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — The Charlotte Hornets finished strong. Now they're hoping to carry that momentum into the play-in tournament. The Hornets beat the Washington Wizards 124-108 on Sunday behind 25 points from Terry Rozier and 24 points, 10 rebounds and nine...

Ball leads Hornets past Magic after 3 players ejected

Apr. 07, 2022 22:41 PM EDT

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — LaMelo Ball had 26 points, nine assists and eight rebounds, and the Charlotte Hornets routed the short-handed Orlando Magic 128-101 on Thursday night to get back on the right track after two lopsided losses. Terry Rozier added 22 points as Charlotte pulled...

Bam Adebayo makes his case in defensive player of year race

Apr. 01, 2022 15:06 PM EDT

MIAMI (AP) — One of Bam Adebayo’s favorite plays of the season was during a game Miami played at Charlotte in early February, when most of the things that happened didn’t show up on a stat sheet. It was late in the first half. Adebayo started the possession guarding Mason...

Bridges, Ball help Hornets to 125-114 win over Knicks

Mar. 30, 2022 23:40 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Miles Bridges scored 14 of his 31 points in the fourth quarter and LaMelo Ball had 20 points and 15 rebounds to help lead the Charlotte Hornets past the New York Knicks 125-114 on Wednesday night. Kelly Oubre Jr. chipped in 21 points on 8-for-11 shooting, including...

Jokic's triple-double lifts Nuggets past Hornets 113-109

Mar. 28, 2022 23:03 PM EDT

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Nikola Jokic had 26 points, 19 rebounds and 11 assists for his 19th triple-double of the season, and the Denver Nuggets held on to beat the Charlotte Hornets 113-109 on Monday night. Aaron Gordon added 21 points and Will Barton scored 18 for the Nuggets, who...

Ball scores 33 points, Hornets spoil Irving's home debut

Mar. 27, 2022 23:36 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Kyrie Irving waited all season for a chance to play in front of his home fans, and this sure wasn't the way he envisioned it going. “Not the result we wanted, I didn’t shoot as well as I wanted,” Irving said. “Basically none of the things I had hoped for...

Bridges, Hornets bounce back with 107-101 win over Jazz

Mar. 25, 2022 22:30 PM EDT

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Miles Bridges had 26 points and 11 rebounds, Terry Rozier added 25 points and the Charlotte Hornets bounced back from an ugly loss to beat the Utah Jazz 107-101 on Friday night in front a sellout crowd. LaMelo Ball added 21 points for the Hornets, who had...