1. 5 Adjustments Steve Clifford Must Make for the Charlotte Hornets Next Season

    The NBA coaching business is very much a "what have you done for me lately" industry. No one exemplifies that more than Steve Clifford...

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  2. NBA Finals 2015: Odds and Bold Predictions for Cavaliers vs. Warriors Series

    One team hasn't been to the NBA Finals in 40 years, while the other has never won a title. This matchup between the Golden State Warriors and Cleveland Cavaliers exemplifies the changing of the guard in today's NBA...

    Justin Hussong Written by Justin Hussong about 3 days ago 9,669 reads 0 comments

  3. 2015 MLB Mock Draft: 1st-Round Predictions and Projections for Top Prospects

    The 2015 MLB draft is set to kick off on June 8 in Secaucus , New Jersey. While there are certainly no Stephen Strasburgs , Bryce Harpers or Gerrit Coles this year, there are storylines aplenty even without a consensus No...

    Justin Hussong Written by Justin Hussong about 3 days ago 19,124 reads 1 comments

  4. Is It Time for Charlotte Hornets to End the Al Jefferson Era?

    The NBA is and always will be a superstar-driven league. It's downright impossible to win if your main guy isn't up to the task of leading the team to a title...

    Justin Hussong Written by Justin Hussong about 8 days ago 5,240 reads 55 comments

  5. 2015 NBA Mock Draft: 1st Round Predictions and Biggest Boom or Bust Prospects

    You're going to see a ton of mock drafts over the next month. It's an exciting time to be a basketball fan, but a big swing and a miss in the NBA draft will quickly spoil a fanbase's joy...

    Justin Hussong Written by Justin Hussong about 9 days ago 6,408 reads 0 comments

  6. NBA Finals 2015: Potential X-Factors for Each Playoff Team's Title Hopes

    None of the teams remaining in the NBA playoffs have won a championship since 1995. For once, there is some parity and uncertainty in the league, and basketball is much better for it...

    Justin Hussong Written by Justin Hussong about 11 days ago 1,337 reads 0 comments

  7. 2015 NBA Draft: Order for Rounds 1 and 2, Latest Predictions for Elite Prospects

    With the lottery in the books, the long-suffering Minnesota Timberwolves finally wrapped up their first No. 1 pick in franchise history. It was the first time since 2004 that a team with the worst record secured the top selection...

    Justin Hussong Written by Justin Hussong about 14 days ago 2,919 reads 1 comments

  8. Free Agency or Draft: How Should Charlotte Hornets Fill Biggest Offseason Needs?

    The 2015-16 Charlotte Hornets must make some seismic adjustments to avoid falling flat on their faces again. Being 1-0 was the only time they got over .500 in 2014-15...

    Justin Hussong Written by Justin Hussong about 15 days ago 1,353 reads 0 comments

  9. 3-Step Plan for Charlotte Hornets to Return to the Playoffs in 2015-16

    The return of Buzz City was supposed to add fuel to the fire the Bobcats built in their swan song campaign of 2013-14...

    Justin Hussong Written by Justin Hussong about 20 days ago 6,632 reads 28 comments

  10. NBA Playoffs 2015: Wednesday's Game Times, TV, Live Stream Coverage and Picks

    What a set of conference semifinals matchups we have this season. The NBA gods are smiling upon us brighter than ever before...

    Justin Hussong Written by Justin Hussong about 21 days ago 1,814 reads 0 comments

  11. NBA Combine 2015: Dates, TV Info and Drills Preview

    It is already that time of year: The 2015 NBA Draft Scouting Combine will be held in Chicago on May 12-17, with 62 prospects in attendance. You can view the full list of attendees here, via the Sporting News ...

    Justin Hussong Written by Justin Hussong about 22 days ago 6,902 reads 0 comments

  12. NBA Playoffs 2015: Schedule, Predictions, X-Factors for Monday's Round 2 Games

    The top seeds in each conference are having a much tougher go at these conference semifinals than most expected...

    Justin Hussong Written by Justin Hussong about 23 days ago 4,117 reads 2 comments

  13. NBA Trade Rumors: Buzz Surrounding Biggest Targets in League

    While the eight teams left in the NBA playoffs are fighting it out for the Larry O'Brien Championship Trophy, the other 22 squads are planting seeds to reverse their fortunes in 2015-16...

    Justin Hussong Written by Justin Hussong about 23 days ago 6,910 reads 0 comments

  14. NBA Playoffs 2015: Saturday Tip Times, TV Schedule and Predictions

    Through two games in each Conference Semifinals series, every team in the NBA playoffs had one win. That's a huge turnaround from the very one-sided first round. The top seed in each conference now hits the road looking to take a 2-1 advantage...

    Justin Hussong Written by Justin Hussong about 25 days ago 1,776 reads 0 comments

  15. NBA Playoffs 2015: Odds Guide and Picks for Wednesday's Semifinals Matchups

    It's tough to put much stock into Game 1 of an NBA playoff series—unless the home team loses. The old adage is the series doesn't really start until somebody wins on the road, ...

    Justin Hussong Written by Justin Hussong about 28 days ago 1,158 reads 0 comments

  16. Top 10 Plays and Moments from Charlotte Hornets' 2014-15 Season

    I'm sure we all wish this article was being written in June to include some historic playoff moments, but this is the hand the Charlotte Hornets were dealt...

    Justin Hussong Written by Justin Hussong about 29 days ago 1,120 reads 5 comments

  17. NBA Playoffs 2015: TV Schedule, Odds for Sunday's Conference Semifinal Games

    Round 1 of the NBA playoffs ended on a high note with Chris Paul leading his Los Angeles Clippers over the San Antonio Spurs in Game 7 with a ridiculous flip shot in the lane...

    Justin Hussong Written by Justin Hussong about 1 month ago 777 reads 0 comments

  18. NFL Draft 2015: Team-by-Team Day 1 Results and Grades Listing

    The first round of the 2015 NFL Draft is in the books. It turns out all the outrageous pre-draft rumors proved to be for naught, as Day 1 mostly went chalk with a few surprises mixed in...

    Justin Hussong Written by Justin Hussong about 1 month ago 3,304 reads 6 comments

  19. Final Regular Season Grades for Every Charlotte Hornets Player

    In a weak Eastern Conference, few expected the Charlotte Hornets to be watching the NBA playoffs from their couches this April. This season was supposed to be different. The buzz was supposed to be back...

    Justin Hussong Written by Justin Hussong about 1 month ago 6,343 reads 28 comments

  20. NBA Draft 2015: Prospects Facing Major Fall Down Draft Board

    Rarely are April NBA mock drafts ever entirely accurate. The predraft evaluation process has yet to commence with the playoffs in full swing, but it is sure to claim a few victims once it does...

    Justin Hussong Written by Justin Hussong about 1 month ago 25,047 reads 37 comments

  21. NBA Playoffs 2015: Live Stream Coverage, TV Schedule and Picks for Monday

    After a crazy Sunday in the NBA playoffs that featured plenty of chippy play, injuries and sweeps, the bar has been set extremely high for Monday...

    Justin Hussong Written by Justin Hussong about 1 month ago 2,476 reads 1 comments

  22. 2015 NFL Mock Draft: 1st-Round Projections and Riskiest Prospects

    Every team has its own approach when it comes to the NFL draft. You'll have teams like the Pittsburgh Steelers and defending champion New England Patriots who continually pick low ...

    Justin Hussong Written by Justin Hussong about 1 month ago 2,942 reads 0 comments

  23. 2015 NBA Mock Draft: Predictions for Prospects Who Will Sneak into 1st Round

    For those noble teams that don't tank, and the ones that always seem to find a way to win, a first-round NBA draft pick is more of a luxury than a necessity...

    Justin Hussong Written by Justin Hussong about 1 month ago 16,475 reads 28 comments

  24. Who the Charlotte Hornets Should Target in the 2015 NBA Draft

    As the offseason begins for those not fortunate enough to earn a playoff berth, the Charlotte Hornets shift their focus to the 2015 NBA draft. They can ill afford to whiff on another lottery pick after coming up empty so many times in recent years..

    Justin Hussong Written by Justin Hussong about 1 month ago 3,892 reads 8 comments

  25. Ranking Charlotte Hornets' Biggest Needs for 2015 NBA Offseason

    A season that started with such grand expectations will end in extreme disappointment for the Charlotte Hornets . The same team that went on a spirited second-half run last year to make the postseason did the exact opposite this time around...

    Justin Hussong Written by Justin Hussong about 1 month ago 1,758 reads 2 comments