RICH CHO RUMORS & GOSSIP

Marco Belinelli: Charlotte Hornets draft night acquisition

I half-expected to be writing about who the Charlotte Hornets picked at number 22 in the 2016 NBA draft this week. Instead, General Manager Rich Cho, head coach Steve Clifford, and owner Michael Jordan decided to go with a proven NBA veteran over a rookie with their 2016 first round pick. The Hornets traded that pick for Marco Belinelli 30-year-old shooting guard who hails originally...
Via isportsweb.com
June 25, 2016  |  Discuss

Having 8 free agent complicates Hornets decisions in draft

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) The Charlotte Hornets aren't sure who they're going to be able to re-sign in free agency, making it difficult for owner Michael Jordan's team to know who they're going to select with the 22nd pick in next week's NBA draft. ''With eight free agents, I don't know what is going to happen,'' general manager Rich Cho said Friday. ''So we're just going to try to...
Via Associated Press
June 17, 2016  |  Discuss

Hornets Playoffs Time: Coming Soon!

Feels good to have an article called “Hornets Playoff Time:Coming Soon”.  It feels even better to know that the #KeepSwarming train would really have to derail in order for the Hornets to not make the playoffs this year.  The Eastern Conference has definitely been a tight race all the way to the finish, and although we haven’t officially clenched a playoff spot, I firmly...
Via Trade Street Post
March 21, 2016  |  Discuss

Courtney Lee on getting traded to Hornets: ‘It threw me off’

Courtney Lee didn’t plan on being traded. He said he was told by Memphis Grizzlies management he wouldn’t be dealt at the deadline. “They reassured us no activity was coming down with me,” Lee said Thursday, via the Charlotte Observer's Rick Bonnell. “Then I got the call (that he’d been traded) the next day. It kind of threw me off.” Lee was traded to the Charlotte...
Via The Sports Daily
February 18, 2016  |  Discuss

Hornets general manager 'would love to move up' in the draft

Though the Charlotte Hornets currently have the ninth pick in the NBA draft, that could change on draft night -- if not sooner. According to Rick Bonnell of the Charlotte Observer, Hornets general manager Rich Cho has been talking to teams about moving up, down, or out of the draft altogether. https://twitter.com/rick_bonnell/status/611553978271207426https://twitter.com/rick_bonnell...
Via FOX Sports
June 19, 2015  |  Discuss

Hornets won't pass over talent to get a shooter in NBA draft

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) General manager Rich Cho said while the Charlotte Hornets need a perimeter shooter, it doesn't necessarily guarantee they'll take one with the ninth pick in next week's NBA draft. The Hornets plan to draft the best player available, regardless of whether that is a point guard, power forward or center. ''We're going to address the shooting this summer, but it...
Via Associated Press
June 19, 2015  |  Discuss

Hornets Win Streak Extends to 5; Knock of Lowly Knicks

There are 2 times that I hate writing any sort of recaps.  I don’t like writing them when we have been blown out.  That is obvious first choice because emotion drives the words to a negative place that I don’t like to go to.  You know what I’m talking about.  I’m sure you’ve been on Twitter during those blowouts and seen that Al should be traded, Lance should be traded...
Via Trade Street Post
January 12, 2015  |  Discuss

Hornets: Team awaiting NBA investigation before deciding whether to reinstate Taylor

CHARLOTTE, N.C. -- General manager Rich Cho says the Hornets are awaiting the outcome on an NBA investigation before deciding whether to reinstate forward Jeffery Taylor following his arrest on domestic assault charges. Speaking at a media day press conference Monday, Cho said it was "appropriate" for the organization to act "decisively and swiftly" in the matter. The Hornets announced...
Via Associated Press
September 29, 2014  |  Discuss

Hornets await NBA investigation into Taylor

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) General manager Rich Cho says the Hornets are awaiting the outcome on an NBA investigation before deciding whether to reinstate forward Jeffery Taylor following his arrest on domestic assault charges. Speaking at a media day press conference Monday, Cho said it was ''appropriate'' for the organization to act ''decisively and swiftly'' in the matter. The Hornets...
Via Associated Press
September 29, 2014  |  Discuss

Rod Higgins Steps Down, Rich Cho To Take Over Decision-Making

Rod Higgins abruptly stepped down as president of basketball operations for the Charlotte Hornets. he news release came shortly after Game 4 of the NBA Finals had ended, an unusual move without much clarification offered for the abruptness. Rich Cho will remain general manager and assume responsibility for the team's basketball operations. He will report to Michael Jordan and Vice...
Via RealGM
June 13, 2014  |  Discuss
MORE STORIES >>


Hornets News
Delivered to your inbox
You'll also receive Yardbarker's daily Top 10, featuring the best sports stories from around the web. Customize your newsletter to get articles on your favorite sports and teams. And the best part? It's free!

By clicking "Sign Me Up", you have read and agreed to the Fox Sports Digital Privacy Policy and Terms of Use. You can opt out at any time. For more information, please see our Privacy Policy.
the YARDBARKER app
Get it now!
Ios_download En_app_rgb_wo_45

Dr. Phil calls out the Patriots for their cheating ways

Everything that's already gone wrong at the Rio Olympics

Amar'e Stoudemire's presence (and absence) changed the NBA

We asked Team USA: What other Olympic sport would you play?

Why Gary Bettman's CTE denial is cause for concern for NHL

WATCH: Inside the Nike SNKRS BOX in SF for Golden Air Celebration

WATCH: Five other uniforms Chris Sale should cut up

QUIZ: Name every Olympic event in which the USA has never won a gold medal

Five U.S. Olympians favored to win multiple gold medals

WATCH: What teams should join the Big 12?

Today's Best Stuff
For Publishers
Company Info
Help
Follow Yardbarker