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

Gastonia native Nate Hinton on 2020 NBA draft: ‘I’ve been waiting for this moment all my life’

The former University of Houston guard wants to help put Gastonia on the map and represent his hometown in the NBA.
By Jonathan Limehouse | November 18, 2020

Michael Jordan becomes majority owner of new NASCAR team, signs Bubba Wallace

Jordan becomes the first Black majority owner of a full-time race team in NASCAR’s Cup series since Hall of Famer Wendell Scott.
By Katrina Louis | September 21, 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

The Kid Knows Sports: 3 lessons Michael Jordan taught me

Our Kid Contributor watched the debut episodes of "The Last Dance" docuseries, and he's sharing lessons learned.
By Bryson Best | April 22, 2020

Michael Jordan, Chicago Bulls get real in 10-part docuseries

"The Last Dance" chronicles Michael Jordan and the Chicago Bulls' quest to win a sixth NBA title in eight years.
By Kallan Louis | April 20, 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