Charlotte Hornets pitch competition targets minority-owned businesses with $15K prize

Innovation Summit is the newest initiative from Hornets’ recently launched social justice platform.
By Katrina Louis | January 21, 2021

Hornets’ President, CIAA Commissioner talk joining sports leadership council, Covid effect and increasing tourism

Fred Whitfield and Jacqie McWilliams are among the 31 individuals part of the North Carolina Sports Leadership Council. The group is helping to increase sports event tourism across the state.
By Jonathan Limehouse | December 15, 2020

The Kid Knows Sports: LaMelo Ball to the Hornets

Our kid contributor is back and telling you five things you need to know about the Hornets' new player.
By Bryson Best | November 20, 2020

Opinion | If J. Cole is chasing hoop dreams, it should be with the Hornets

The N.C. rapper seems poised for a run in the NBA, and it should be in Buzz City.
By Kallan Louis | August 13, 2020

Carolina sports teams sever ties with CPI Security over “Black on Black crime” remarks

The Charlotte-based security company loses major sponsorships with Hornets, Panthers and others.
By Kallan Louis | June 8, 2020

Hornets to host Greensboro Four luncheon and HBCU Night

On Feb. 22, Charlotte Hornets will commemorate anniversary of the Greensboro Four sit-ins and celebrate historically Black colleges and universities.
By Kia O. Moore | February 14, 2020

The Kid Knows Sports: 2020 NBA All-Star Weekend

Our kid contributor, Bryson Best, is giving his take on the NBA All-Star events, including what to watch from Charlotte Hornets players.
By Bryson Best | February 13, 2020

5 Kobe Bryant “what ifs”

As a basketball fan, I thought about what Kobe Bryant accomplished, but I also pondered the outcomes if several decisions were made differently.
By Kallan Louis | January 27, 2020

Michael Jordan announces pending additions to Hornets ownership

Charlotte Hornets owner Michael Jordan plans to sell part of team, adding two partners to team's ownership group. Jordan will remain as team decision-maker.
By QCity Metro Staff | September 15, 2019

Kemba Walker out as free agency frenzy begins

After eight seasons, Kemba Walker plans to leave the Charlotte Hornets to join the Boston Celtics. He's expected to sign a four-year, $141 million contract with the Celtics.
By Jonathan Limehouse | July 1, 2019