Unsilence of the Lamb: The Emergence of Jeremy Lamb

After three years as an on-again off-again piece in the Oklahoma City Thunder’s rotation, Jeremy Lamb has a new team, a new contract and a new level of play. On November 2, the Charlotte Hornets made an announcement that they had signed recent acquisition Jeremy Lamb to a contract extension. The extension locked up Lamb for three years and gave him a healthy bump in pay. The...
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December 04, 2015  |  Discuss

Watch Jeremy Lamb put an exclamation point on this possession

Jeremy Lamb is making the Charlotte Hornets look like geniuses for extending his contract before the November 2nd deadline. He's started the season on a tear, crushing opposing benches from behind the three-point line and in the paint. Here's an example from last night's win against the Minnesota Timberwolves:
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November 11, 2015  |  Discuss

A Second Helping of Lamb: Jeremy Inks an Extension

On the first of the month, Jeremy Lamb and the Charlotte Hornets used the extra hour of sleep to come to terms on a contract extension, with the swingman agreeing to a deal for three years and $21 million before the November 2nd deadline. In a land of skyrocketing payrolls and players like Harrison Barnes turning down contracts worth more than three times as much, was this move...
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November 08, 2015  |  Discuss

Hornets sign G Lamb to 3-year contract extension

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) The Charlotte Hornets have signed guard Jeremy Lamb to a contract extension and picked up the fourth-year option on forward Cody Zeller's contract. A person familiar with the situation told The Associated Press that Lamb's deal is worth $21 million over the next three seasons. The person spoke Monday on condition of anonymity because the team doesn't disclose...
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November 02, 2015  |  Discuss

Hornets to extend backup guard on a long-term contract

The Charlotte Hornets really like Jeremy Lamb, and after two games they've decided to put their money where their mouth is. Lamb is averaging 10 points per game and shooting over 44 percent from behind the three-point line, but those numbers are essentially useless given that they're from a two-game sample size.The Hornets badly need outside shooting, but so far Lamb's contributions...
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November 02, 2015  |  Discuss

How can Jeremy Lamb help the Hornets this season?

The Charlotte Hornets need more athleticism and more shooting. Over the last couple seasons, those two traits were sorely missed on a team that's stingy defense has struggled to bail out its putrid attack.But Jeremy Lamb may be the answer. Here's how he can help the Hornets in 2016, per SB Nation's At the Hive:Lamb only appeared in 43 games for the Oklahoma City Thunder last year...
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October 05, 2015  |  Discuss

Kemba Walker and Jeremy Lamb; Batman and Robin Together Again

So what’s with the Batman and Robin title?  There was an article on Bleacher Report that referred to the 2 in college as such because it seemed like Lamb was always there to help Walker when he was struggling to carry the team.  Bobcats/Hornets fans understand Kemba and the Batman comparison.  Many times, Kemba has taken over games when he had to.  He has never been afraid...
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August 11, 2015  |  Discuss

Jeremy Lamb looks forward to a 'fresh start' with the Hornets

It's tough to say who is at fault for Jeremy Lamb not realizing his full potential in Oklahoma City. Perhaps Scott Brooks didn't play him enough, or perhaps Lamb didn't do the things Brooks asked of him. None of that matters now, because Lamb is with a new team – the Charlotte Hornets – and a new coach – Steve Clifford – and he's going to make the most of his second chance...
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June 30, 2015  |  Discuss

Report: Thunder trade Jeremy Lamb to Hornets for Matt Barnes

By Vincent Frank The Matt Barnes era in Charlotte lasted all of one week. According to Rick Bonnell of the Charlotte Observer, the team has traded Barnes in a deal that includes former first-round pick Jeremy Lamb heading from the Oklahoma City Thunder to the Hornets. Though, Bonnell went on to indicate that Barnes will not end up in New Orleans as a part of the deal. It’s...
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June 24, 2015  |  Discuss

WATCH: Kevin Durant photobombs Lamb interview

Winning makes players happy, right? When players are happy they do funny things. What has started to become a trend in the NBA is the post game interview photobomb by joyful triumphant players. We’ve seen Miami Heat players who are often winning, of course, do the photobomb many times, but tonight it was the victorious Oklahoma City Thunder star Kevin Durant who got behind a Jeremy...
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March 28, 2014  |  Discuss

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