Post Tagged with: "New Orleans Hornets"

The Tribulations and Forthcoming Ascension of Nerlens Noel’s NBA Debut

The Tribulations and Forthcoming Ascension of Nerlens Noel’s NBA Debut

Joshua Santos – The University of Kentucky has always had a rich history of great big men turned professional NBA players. From Jamaal Maglorie – a sophomore at the time, who led the Tubby Smith coached team to the 1998 NCAA championship – to 6’11″ Rick Robey – who started for the 1978 championship team, also winning a championship […]

Bang For Your Buck: The Biggest Steals of the 2012-2013 Season

Bang For Your Buck: The Biggest Steals of the 2012-2013 Season

The off-season can be a long one for NBA fans, and it can be even longer for us bloggers. It’s not easy finding fresh and interesting material on a daily basis, because most of what swirls around on Twitter are rumours which aren’t even feasible possible. Nevertheless, I find a way. Sometimes, it’s by clicking away on Basketball Reference [...]

Henry Sims signs with the Hornets; a look back at his best game with the BayHawks

Henry Sims signs with the Hornets; a look back at his best game with the BayHawks

Henry Sims has been a top 10 D-League talent all season long. In 36 games with the Erie BayHawks, the 6’10″ Hoya has averaged 17.1 points, 9.0 rebounds and 1.6 blocks, shooting 50.5% from the field and 79% from the charity stripe. And after three months of putting up those kinds of numbers [...]

Eric Gordon expected to play vs. Bobcats

Eric Gordon expected to play vs. Bobcats

It’s been ages since Eric Gordon graced us with his presence, but it appears as though he will make his season debut this Saturday against the Charlotte Bobcats. New Orleans Hornets shooting guard Eric Gordon could make his much anticipated regular-season debut Saturday on the road against the Charlotte Bobcats. Coach Monty Williams said Gordon continues to make [...]

Eric Gordon returns to practice

Eric Gordon returns to practice

After months and months of rehabbing, Eric Gordon finally returned to practice and had no restrictions. New Orleans Hornets shooting guard Eric Gordon was so excited Monday about participating in his first full-contact practice since October that he showed up work two hours early. Other needing more conditioning work, Gordon [...]

Eric Gordon rejoins the Hornets

Eric Gordon rejoins the Hornets

Eric Gordon has only played in nine games for the Hornets over the last two seasons, but it appears as though he may make his long-awaited return by the end of this month. After missing all 25 games this season because of recurring problems with his right knee, New Orleans Hornets shooting guard Eric Gordon will rejoin the team in New Orleans on [...]

New Orleans still undecided on nickname

New Orleans still undecided on nickname

If you thought that the New Orleans Pelicans was a hilarious/ridiculous name, just check out the four other options the franchise has recently trademarked. It was reported last month by Yahoo!Sports that New Orleans owner Tom Benson was leaning toward Pelicans as the new nickname for his franchise. The team said a name has not been settled on. [...]