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Hornets guard Stephenson ready to lead, take game to next level

When Lance Stephenson met with Charlotte Hornets owner Michael Jordan for the first time during the offseason in Las Vegas, he said he was awestruck and practically couldn't speak. He idolized the man many consider to be the best basketball player to ever put on a pair of sneakers and to have him sitting directly across from him and trying to lure the free agent to Charlotte...
Via Pro Sports Daily
10 hours ago  |  Discuss

Hornets coach Steve Clifford: Lance Stephenson, Marvin Williams will start

The Charlotte Hornets have yet to bounce a ball at training camp, but we now know four of the five starters this season. Center Al Jefferson and point guard Kemba Walker were givens. Then Monday coach Steve Clifford said he plans to start free-agent signees Marvin Williams and Lance Stephenson. Williams, a nine-season veteran, will start at power forward ahead of second-year pro...
Via Pro Sports Daily
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Hornets’ Lance Stephenson on the verge of a breakout season

Lance Stephenson can remember well the moment he felt on top of the basketball world. He was 12 years old, ranked the No. 1 sixth-grade player in the country by Hoop Scoop, a national basketball player-ranking service. Hoop Scoop editor Clark Francis said Stephenson was the best middle schooler he had ever seen. “When I got 1, I was like, ‘Yo, I’m nice,’” Stephenson said...
Via Pro Sports Daily
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Lance Stephenson Drops Music Video and It’s Not Awful, But Not the Best

New Hornets guard Lance Stephenson received an unexpectedly adequate reaction from a freestyle for Bobby Shmurdar’s Hot N**** last month and evidently believed it was worth releasing a music video to test the waters. While the video isn’t the worst, it also isn’t the best and missing it would not greatly impact your life in a negative fashion.   [YouTube] Article found on...
Via Next Impulse Sports
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Lance Stephenson Releases Video for ‘Hot N*gga Remix (Video)

Lance Stephenson has a new deal, a new team and now a new music video to go with all that swagger.  The Hornets star guard likes to rap, and put out his version of ‘Bobby Schmurda’s’ “hot n*gga.’ Stephenson shoots the video driving around in his Rolls Royce, working out and stunting like a man who’s newly rich. I’ll let my readers be the judge of ‘Born Ready’s...
Via BlackSportsOnline
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Lance Stephenson Releases Video for ‘Hot N*gga Remix (Video)

Lance Stephenson has a new deal, a new team and now a new music video to go with all that swagger.  The Hornets star guard likes to rap, and put out his version of ‘Bobby Schmurda’s’ “hot n*gga.’ Stephenson shoots the video driving around in his Rolls Royce, working out and stunting like a man who’s newly rich. I’ll let my readers be the judge of ‘Born Ready’s skill as a rapper.
Via Thacover2
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Is Charlotte prepared for a new star to be Born? Ready or not here one comes!

Michael Johnson There is a fire that rages inside of new Charlotte Hornets shooting guard Lance Born Ready Stephenson. A fire that will cause him to flourish in Charlotte and be one of the best players in the NBA. There are few players in the league with his skills and assets. A 6’5, 230 pound two guard with the ball handling and passing of a point guard, the rebounding tenacity...
Via TopSportsReport
22 days ago  |  Discuss

Charlotte Hornets: Predicting Each Starter’s Stat Line

Thanks to one signature, this summer quickly got spicy for the Charlotte Hornets. When Lance Stephenson finished crossing his surname’s single “t”, the Hornets instantly jumped from a fringe playoff team to a postseason lock, and the addition of the flashy wing made the draft-night add-ons of Noah Vonleh and P.J. Hairston seem significantly more substantial. The team lost...
Via NBA Draft Blog
August 30, 2014  |  Discuss

Lance Stephenson Raps on ‘Hot N*gga’ Freestyle

Hornets’ Lance Stephenson drops some pretty solid bars as he freestyles over Bobby Shmurda’s “Hot N*gga.” “Me and Kemba in the backcourt, n*ggas dead meat” The post Lance Stephenson Raps on ‘Hot N*gga’ Freestyle appeared first on Beyond The Buzzer.
Via Beyond The Buzzer
August 25, 2014  |  Discuss

Lance Stephenson Freestyles Over Bobby Shmurda ‘Hot N***a’ Track

We already knew multi-talented Hornets swingman Lance Stephenson was versatile cause dude lead the league in triple-doubles, but as it turns out his skills extend past the court into the recording booth. Check him out here freestyling over the Bobby Shmurda ‘Hot N***a’ beat like a veteran NYC MC. H/N Ballislife The post Lance Stephenson Freestyles Over Bobby Shmurda ‘Hot N...
Via Hooped Up
August 25, 2014  |  Discuss

Lance Stephenson does the Ice Bucket Challenge in Instagram video

As the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge continues to sweep the fair world, Charlotte Hornets Lance Stephenson is the latest to take on the icy challenge. Check out the below Instagram video from Lance’s official account which shows him deciding to nominate everyone in the entire world to take on the Ice Bucket Challenge: Great Job, Lance! *** Lance image courtesy of Getty Images
Via That NBA Lottery Pick
August 23, 2014  |  Discuss

Charlotte Hornets: Expectations For Lance Stephenson

The Charlotte Hornets signed shooting guard Lance Stephenson to a three-year, $27 million deal this offseason and they are extremely excited about his future with them. He will immediately slide into the starting shooting guard spot, and will play alongside Kemba Walker in the backcourt. There are quite a few that think he will fit […] Charlotte Hornets: Expectations For Lance...
Via NBA Draft Blog
August 21, 2014  |  Discuss

Where do the Indiana Pacers go from here?

Just when you think the Indiana Pacers summer couldn’t have gotten any worse after letting Lance Stephenson — one of their main offensive playmakers — walk and sign with the Charlotte Hornets, it just did, by an even wider margin. In a freak accident during the USA basketball intra-squad scrimmage in Las Vegas on Friday night, George suffered a tibia-fibula open fracture, which...
Via Analytics Game
August 04, 2014  |  Discuss

Lance Stephenson Shows Off Sick Handles At Nike Pro Am (Video)

Lance Stephenson is a New York City legend, so of course he should be able to handle the ball like a wizard at times.  The newly signed Charlotte Hornets guard put those handles on display recently at the Nike Pro City League in New York City. Stephenson, aka Born Ready, really put the hurting on this defender. H/T Lance Stephenson 
Via Thacover2
August 01, 2014  |  Discuss

Lance Stephenson Shows Off Sick Handles At Nike Pro Am (Video)

Lance Stephenson is a New York City legend, so of course he should be able to handle the ball like a wizard at times.  The newly signed Charlotte Hornets guard put those handles on display recently at the Nike Pro City League in New York City. Stephenson, aka Born Ready, really put the hurting on this defender. H/T Lance Stephenson 
Via BlackSportsOnline
August 01, 2014  |  Discuss

Charlotte Hornets: Why Lance Stephenson is the X-factor

Formerly known as the Charlotte Bobcats, the Hornets made huge strives this past season as they made the playoffs for the first time since their 2009 campaign where they got swepped by Dwight Howard and the Orlando Magic. This is the first time since Michael Jordan has owned the team where Charlotte looks like a force to be reckoned with in the Eastern Conference. When the Hornets...
Via isportsweb.com
July 28, 2014  |  Discuss

Grading the Hornets Free Agent Signings

The Charlotte Hornets have attempted to make a big splash in free agency this season, by acquiring some bigger name guys, as well as making moves in the draft to put themselves in a better position to win.  Below I grade the Hornets free agent signings.Lance StephensonUSATSIGrade: A Lance Stephenson was a fantastic signing for this team.  First off, they got him to take less than...
Via TopSportsReport
July 23, 2014  |  Discuss

Larry Bird on Stephenson: 'I really feel bad about losing him'

Lance Stephenson’s overall character has come into question for as long as anyone can remember. It’s clear that he’s a talented athlete, and on some nights he even appeared to be the best player on the court. In a league that has brought together the best basketball players on the planet and some of the best athletes in the history of mankind, Lance standing out, even if only...
Via Pass The Pill
July 22, 2014  |  Discuss

Predictions: Charlotte Hornets 2014 National TV...

I believe the days of Charlotte having zero or just one courtesy appearance on National TV are long gone. With the Hornets being a playoff team, having a very solid draft and adding Lance Stephenson who is the type of player that people will tune in to see so that they can either root for or against him, How many National appearances do you predict we get this season?
Via BobcatsPlanet
July 21, 2014  |  Discuss

Al Jefferson is excited about Lance Stephenson coming to Charlotte

Charlotte had what is considered one of the stronger, more professional locker rooms in the NBA last season. Veteran big man Al Jefferson and his steady demeanor was a big part of that. Now Lance Stephenson is being injected into that mix — and Jefferson is pumped about it. “I’m excited about Lance,” Jefferson said in the hall outside the Hornets locker room at the Thomas...
Via Pro Sports Daily
July 20, 2014  |  Discuss

Michael Jordan To Lance Stephenson: Learn When To Calm Down

Lance Stephenson made it clear during his introductory press conference with the Charlotte Hornets that he’s more than just the guy that blew in LeBron James’ ear during the playoffs.  “I bring more to the table than blowing in someone’s ear,” Stephenson said Friday of the incident with LeBron James that brought him so much notoriety The multi-talented shooting guard...
Via Thacover2
July 19, 2014  |  Discuss

MJ told Lance Stephenson he needs to 'calm down'

Lance Stephenson made it clear during his introductory press conference with the Charlotte Hornets that he’s more than just the guy that blew in LeBron James’ ear during the playoffs.  “I bring more to the table than blowing in someone’s ear,” Stephenson said Friday of the incident with LeBron James that brought him so much notoriety The multi-talented shooting guard said...
Via BlackSportsOnline
July 19, 2014  |  Discuss

Charlotte Hornets sign Lance Stephenson

Lance Stephenson It seems that every piece of news coming out of the NBA this offseason has been about or has been connected to new (old?) Cleveland Cavalier LeBron James.  James recently switched teams and his playoff opponent/nemesis Lance Stephenson will also be switching jerseys for the upcoming season. Stephenson signed a three year contract with the Charlotte Hornets worth...
Via isportsweb.com
July 17, 2014  |  Discuss

Drake blows in Lance Stephenson’s ear at ESPYs

  Yep. After Lance Stephenson blew in LeBron James’ ear during the Eastern Conference Finals, it became an Internet sensation. Something is a sensation, Drake has to get involved! The ESPYs’ host is always one for jumping on the bandwagon and used his monologue to poke fun at the then-Pacers guard. Stephenson can blow his way all the way to the bank as he just signed a new four...
Via Crossover Chronicles
July 17, 2014  |  Discuss

Drake blows in Lance Stephenson’s ear at ESPYs

  Yep. After Lance Stephenson blew in LeBron James’ ear during the Eastern Conference Finals, it became an Internet sensation. Something is a sensation, Drake has to get involved! The ESPYs’ host is always one for jumping on the bandwagon and used his monologue to poke fun at the then-Pacers guard. Stephenson can blow his way all the way to the bank as he just signed a new four...
Via Bloguin Best
July 17, 2014  |  Discuss
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