• Game Recap Lose 4

    There is no space as the Pelicans lose to Knicks

    Usually when writers talk about “space” in basketball – they are simply referring to shooting.  Put some shooters around the perimeter, and viola, teams have to guard them, there is room...

  • Game On Away 2

    Game On: Pelicans @ Knicks

    It’s a Noon Eastern game!  In the past, that has meant losing, losing, losing!  So . . . maybe this messed up team can kick the habit?  It’s possible, right?  It’s...

  • Game Recap Win 3

    Observations: Knicks @ Pelicans

    The Pelicans beat a bad team tonight, and normally I’d not have a ton of comments to make in that situation because you can’t take a win over a terrible defense...

  • Game On Home 5

    Game On: Knicks @ Pelicans

    The Jason Smiths come to town tonight to face the Pelicans, who will try to take the game and get back to .500 in time to face a slate of tough...

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    Farewell to a True Pelican, Jason Smith

    Saying goodbye is never easy, especially when you’re doing so to the longest tenured player from your favorite team. Jason Smith has given us so much on and off the court...

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    Pelicans Defeat Hapless Knicks Behind Anderson, Evans

    A single victory can’t possibly make up for losing Anthony Davis for an undetermined amount of time with a broken hand, but that’s life as a New Orleans Pelicans fan. Ryan...

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    Game On: Pelicans @ Knicks

    The New Orleans Pelicans take on the star studded New York Knicks tonight at Madison Square Garden. Led by LeBron James, Chris Paul… Haha, I kid. The Knicks are terrible. Considering...

  • Team rosters through first 8 rounds (rookie-scale contract players in italics)

    Hornets247 NBA Mock Draft – Rounds 5-8

    The writers of Hornets247.com bring you a one-of-a-kind, 8-team basketball league with the common goal of building their respective franchises into the ultimate dynasty.

  • Breaking News: Hornets Sell 45th Pick to Knicks

    The speculation on who the Hornets would draft at number 45 has ended. Just after 10 pm central time Dell Demps came into the media room at the Hornets Headquarters and...

  • Why CP3 Will not be a Knick, and the Impact of the other NBA Trade Deadline Moves on the Hornets

    The final days before the trade deadline have made for the most active deadline that I’ve seen since I started seriously following the NBA, which accounts for about a decade. Tons of moves...

  • Hornets Lost to the Knicks or Something, But it’s Mardi Gras, So Whatever

    The Hornets lost big to the Knicks tonight, but it’s hard to get too hung up on it. Call me a homer. Call me a fool. Call me whatever you want,...

  • Game On: Hornets @ Knicks

    Matchup: Hornets (35-27) @ Knicks (30-28) Off Efficiency: Hornets 103.4(19th), Knicks 107.1 (9th) Def Efficiency: Hornets 100.6(6th), Knicks 106.1 (18th) Pace: Hornets 91.0 (29th) , Knicks 98.8 (2nd) As Chicken Little...

  • Game On: Knicks @ Hornets

    Matchup: Knicks (10-9) @ Hornets (13-5) Off Efficiency: Hornets 103.6(15th), Knicks 107.7 (6th) Def Efficiency: Hornets 98.4(2nd), Knicks 105.9 (19th) Thanks to the amazing Dariusz Ejkiewicz for the Game Day Banner....