Hornets


Hornets’ Hayward day-to-day after breaking pinky

Hornets forward Gordon Hayward is day-to-day after suffering a broken pinky finger on his right hand during Monday’s preseason game against the Raptors, the team announced. Hayward will miss Thursday’s preseason game,…



Hornets sign Ball, others to finalize camp roster

The Charlotte Hornets have signed No. 3 overall pick LaMelo Bell, general manager Mitch Kupchak announced. Ball is 6-foot-7 and spent last season playing professionally in Australia. Per the rookie scale, he…


Hornets announce training camp roster

The Charlotte Hornets have announced their training camp roster for the 2020-21 season. It is as follows. LaMelo Ball G 6-7 Bismack Biyombo C 6-9 Miles Bridges F 6-7 Vernon Carey Jr….


Hornets waive two-way forward Spalding

The Charlotte Hornets have waived power forward Ray Spalding, the team announced. Spalding is 6-foot-9 and was a second-round pick out of Louisville in 2018. He has appeared in a total of…


Batum to sign with Clippers after clearing waivers

Charlotte Hornets wing Nicolas Batum will sign with the Los Angeles Clippers upon clearing waivers, according to Shams Charania of The Athletic. The Hornets are waiving Batum, per reports. According to the…


Hornets waiving Batum, will stretch remaining salary

The Charlotte Hornets are waiving guard/forward Nicolas Batum, per reports. According to the Charlotte Observer, the Hornets will waive and stretch the $27.1 million that Batum was due to make this season….


Free agent Hayward reaches four-deal with Hornets

Free agent forward Gordon Hayward agreed to a four-year contract with the Charlotte Hornets, per Adrian Wojnarowski of ESPN. Hayward opted out of the final year of his contract with the Boston…


Odds & Ends: Ball, Oubre, rumors, Warriors

Many mock drafts had LaMelo Ball going No. 1 but the point guard is happy with his situation, being taken No. 3 by the Hornets. “I definitely feel great falling into with…