TAG: Charlotte Hornets

Video / Dec 16, 2014 / 10:45 am

Watch LeBron James Drop 27 Points & Dish 13 Assists In Win Over Hornets

Gerald Henderson, LeBron James

Gerald Henderson, LeBron James (Ken Blaze-USA TODAY Sports)

At times, it seemed too easy for LeBron James last night. When his jumper is falling, and it was falling with the Hornets in town, there’s not much an opponent can do except try and contest those jumpers ripping nylon from all over. Except, James didn’t start the game off looking for his own shot. Read More »

NBA / Dec 15, 2014 / 7:45 pm

GIF: LeBron James Throws Pinpoint Lefty Baseball Pass To Kyrie For Layup

LeBron James

With just four minutes left in the first quarter of tonight’s game at Quicken Loans Arena between the Cleveland Cavaliers and Charlotte Hornets, LeBron James had more assists (six) than the visitors did points (four). The most impressive among them? This pinpoint 65-foot lefty baseball pass to a streaking Kyrie Irving for a layup. Read More »

GIFs, NBA / Dec 13, 2014 / 3:00 pm

Video: Gerald Henderson’s Crazy Tip Forces Overtime Against Grizzlies

Gerald Henderson

While the Charlotte Hornets are struggling to accumulate wins this season (6-16 record), they have already seen their fair share of buzzer-beating moments, thanks in part to Kemba Walker and Lance Stephenson. Walker was presented with yet another chance to play hero in the final seconds of his team’s matchup with the Memphis Grizzlies on Friday night. Read More »

GIFs, Latest News / Dec 12, 2014 / 11:15 pm

GIF: Vince Carter Nails Corner 3 To Force 2nd OT

Vince Carter

After culminating a successful trio of seasons in Dallas with a game-winning buzzer-beater over the Spurs in the first round last April, we just knew Vince Carter was going to hit the game-tying three-pointer when he got open in the near corner in tonight’s Grizzlies – Hornets double-overtime thriller. He drilled it to force a second overtime where Memphis escaped a scare at home, 113-107. Read More »

Latest News / Dec 11, 2014 / 5:45 pm

Report: 4-5 Teams Interested In Lance Stephenson, But He Hopes To Remain Hornet

Lance Stephenson

We’re down on Lance Stephenson’s future with the Charlotte Hornets, but still think it’s too early for the sides to part ways. Apparently Born Ready agrees. According to a new report, Stephenson hopes to remain with Charlotte despite several teams contacting the Hornets to express in trading for him. Read More »

GIFs, Smack / Dec 11, 2014 / 11:00 am

Video: Rajon Rondo Drops Lance Stephenson With Elbow, But Was It A Flop?

Rajon Rondo, Lance Stephenson

During last night’s 96-87 Hornets win over the Celtics in Charlotte, Rajon Rondo appeared to have cold-cocked Lance Stephenson to the floor with an elbow to his jaw. Later, Stephenson got in Rondo’s face. After the game, Rondo claimed Stephenson flopped. Was he right? Read More »

GIFs / Dec 10, 2014 / 8:00 pm

GIF: This Awful Lance Stephenson Pass Is The Hornets In A Nutshell

Lance Stephenson

The Charlotte Hornets are 5-15, and their prized free agent acquisition has been a disaster. Need an even quicker representation of Lance Stephenson’s struggles? Look no further than this stupefying behind-the-back pass that Born Ready threw into the stands versus the Boston Celtics. Read More »

Latest News / Dec 5, 2014 / 10:00 pm

Video: Kemba Walker’s Game-Winning Buzzer-Beater

Charlotte Hornets

After making up most of a 21-point deficit, the Knicks’ Carmelo Anthony drilled a three-pointer with 40 seconds left to give the Knicks a 102-101 lead. New York would get a win on the road. Except, Charlotte’s big-time point guard Kemba Walker, had another ending in mind. Read More »

GIFs / Dec 4, 2014 / 4:30 pm

GIF: Kemba Walker Rejects Driving Derrick Rose

Derrick Rose, Kemba Walker

Kemba Walker had quite the game on Wednesday night even though his Hornets couldn’t get the win against the visiting Bulls. First, he tripped up Nikola Mirotic so bad even MJ was laughing. Then, he dropped 17 points in the third quarter to keep pace when Derrick Rose put up 10 points of his own. But before he did any of those things, he sent back a Rose drive in the opening session. Read More »

GIFs, Smack / Dec 4, 2014 / 12:45 pm

GIF: Hornets Fan Attempts To Grope Hugo The Hornet

Hugo The Hornet

Charlotte mascot Hugo the Hornet was doing his thing last night towards the end of Chicago’s 102-95 victory in Charlotte. He was talking to some ladies sitting court-side, but then things took a turn. A woman decided it was OK to reach out and touch Hugo’s nether region. Read More »