Tag: Charlotte Hornets


Hayes Permar

What does Hayes like about sports? Walk offs, walkovers, walk ups, walk outs, walks, Ewoks, “Walk Like A Man” by Frankie Valli and the Four Seasons. He is from Wake County and dropped out of Davidson, UNC and NC State, jumps on whatever in-state bandwagon is currently tracking towards a championship and has a favorite team but pretends he doesn’t for journalistic purposes.

Media Musings: Like The Team, Canes Radio Broadcast Undergoes Transformation

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By R.L. Bynum Canes simulcast means expanded duties for Campbell The familiar occupant who enthusiastically described Carolina Hurricanes games for years from the fifth-floor radio booth is gone. It’s from that booth in the arena named after a bank that Chuck Kaiton belted out the memorable 2006 call, “… over the crossbaaaaaar and the Hurricanes… Read more »

Buzz Beat Radio, Ep. 75: Projections on Projections

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Buzz Beat Radio is the premier Hornets podcast. Spencer, Richie and Brian (and sometimes guests) bring stats, news, opinions and analysis. In Episode 75, Spencer, Richie, and Brian discuss what they’ve been seeing in preseason and how that will translate to the regular season. They go into depth on Borrego’s offensive and defensive system and… Read more »

Bridge The Gap: Miles Bridges presents intriguing options for the Hornets

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Normally Summer League is the special time of the NBA calendar that’s reserved for rookie overreactions. Media or fans see a guy light it up for 25 minutes out an Vegas and the tweets fly in: “I know this guy would be a star,” they say. Or, alternatively: “A few too many midrange jumpers from… Read more »

5 Thoughts on Hornets-Celtics; MKG at the 4, Miles Bridges takes flight

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After a few days of training camp, the Charlotte Hornets kicked off their 2018 preseason schedule in Chapel Hill. Playing in the Dean Dome for the first time in over a decade, Charlotte grabbed a 104-97 win over Boston, which included a 39-point third quarter (1.25 points per possession). It’s just one preseason result (September basketball,… Read more »

Hornets add two-way versatility to roster in the draft with Miles Bridges; land Devonte Graham in Round 2

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The Charlotte Hornets entered the 2018 NBA Draft needing to hit on a first round pick. Years of draft frustration have created a vacuum of young talent on the roster. Currently, only two previous first round picks remain on their rookie-scale deals: 2015’s Frank Kaminsky (yawn) and 2017’s Malik Monk. For a franchise that’s already… Read more »