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Michael Kidd-Gilchrist cleared for full-contact practice

And at long last, they finally heard rejoicing in the city of Charlotte once again. Hornets forward Michael Kidd-Gilchrist has been cleared to return to full-contact practice, the team announced in a release on Tuesday. INJURY UPDATE: @MKG14 has officially been cleared for full-contact practice Full release: https://t.co/Zv6KkyOnSU pic.twitter.com/yl2bqHoPHG — Charlotte Hornets...
Via Larry Brown Sports
January 19, 2016  |  Discuss

Michael Jordan really likes Jeremy Lin

Coming off a disappointing 33-49 2014-15 NBA season, Charlotte Hornets owner Michael Jordan believes one offseason addition in particular will help turn the Hornets into a winning basketball team.That player: Jeremy Lin."We just got Jeremy Lin, who I think is going to be our biggest acquisition," Jordan told the Shanghai Daily. "His penetration, his shooting capability, his point...
Via Yardbarker
October 12, 2015  |  Discuss

Kidd-Gilchrist to undergo surgery, out six months

An MRI on Monday confirmed the worst for Hornets forward Michael Kidd-Gilchrist, who will need surgery to repair his dislocated right shoulder and is expected to be sidelined for six months, according to a report by Adrian Wojnarowski of Yahoo! Sports. A six-month timetable would put Kidd-Gilchrist out of action until April, near the end of the 2015-16 campaign, and as a result...
Via Larry Brown Sports
October 05, 2015  |  Discuss

Michael Kidd-Gilchrist dislocates shoulder in preseason opener (Video)

It only took one preseason game for the Charlotte Hornets to get stung (heh) by the injury bug. Forward Michael Kidd-Gilchrist was forced to leave Saturday’s preseason opener against the Orlando Magic after suffering a dislocated right shoulder late in the second quarter. The fourth-year wing was attempting to execute a basic dribble handoff with...Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
October 04, 2015  |  Discuss

Hornets give smart extension to Michael Kidd-Gilchrist

By Joseph Nardone There was a time when many considered Michael Kidd-Gilchrist the player least likely to be a bust from the 2012 NBA Draft. That was part of the reason few batted an eye when the (then) Charlotte Bobcats selected him with the second overall pick in the draft. Fast-forward a few years (and a name change) later, and the backers of his stock have clearly decreased...
Via Crossover Chronicles
August 25, 2015  |  Discuss

Why Steve Clifford is a perfect fit for the Charlotte Hornets

Coming off another horrible season that saw the franchise finish with a 21-61 record, the Bobcats front office needed to make the correct choice when hiring a new coach in the summer of 2013.  The list of potential candidates ranged from former Portland Trailblazers and Seattle Supersonics (BRING BACK THE SONICS!) coach Nate McMillan to former Los Angeles Clippers and Phoenix Suns...
Via isportsweb.com
August 21, 2014  |  Discuss

Charlotte Hornets: Potential First and Second Round Draft Picks

Heading into the Draft this week the Charlotte Hornets have the 9th, 24th and 45th picks. In such a deep draft there are a multitude of potentially good players to draft. Here are a few players the Hornets should look at for each of their picks in the draft. It’s still up in the air what Charlotte will do at this point with the 9th pick. Many reports seem to indicate that they...
Via isportsweb.com
June 15, 2014  |  Discuss

Charlotte Hornets: 2014 Draft Primer

Credit: Keith Allison Now that it’s June and the Finals are set, it’s time to start going full bore into draft preparation. The Charlotte Hornets will have the 9th and 24th picks. When looking at NBA drafts the picks usually fall into Tiers. The first pick or two are ideally Franchise/Superstar level players. The 3rd to 5th or 6th will then ideally be All-Star caliber players...
Via isportsweb.com
June 01, 2014  |  Discuss

Charlotte Bobcats: Trade Deadline talk

Will the Charlotte Bobcats look to find Kemba Walker (15) and the rest of the current team help at the 2014 NBA trade deadline? As of February 10, the Charlotte Bobcats have a 22-29 record and currently hold the eighth seed in the Eastern Conference standings. Considering the Bobcats only won 21 games all of last season, and have won just 28 games combined over the last two seasons...
Via isportsweb.com
February 10, 2014  |  Discuss

Bobcats' Kidd-Gilchrist breaks hand against Dallas

Charlotte guard Michael Kidd-Gilchrist fractured his left hand in a loss to Dallas and coach Steve Clifford isn't sure when the second-year player will be back. Kidd-Gilchrist said he didn't know he was injured Tuesday night until he looked down and his left ring finger ''was messed up.'' He was replaced with 4:35 remaining in the third quarter of the Mavericks' 89-82 win over the...
Via Associated Press
December 04, 2013  |  Discuss
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