| Nov 29, 2010
It was a tale of two halves, and Sunday the Spurs won the half that counted.
San Antonio, trailing by 17 points at the half, took over in the second half and routed New Orleans 109-95 at New Orleans Arena. The Spurs scored 37 points in the fourth...
| Oct 9, 2010
Zach Randolph scored 21 points as Memphis beat the Hornets 97-90 in new head coach Monty Williams' New Orleans debut.
Hornets starters played well as New Orleans led 31-19 after one quarter. Forward Trevor Ariza scored 17 points and guard Marco Belinelli...
| Dec 17, 2010
Hornets head coach Monty Williams is defending the playing time he has given guard Marcus Thornton.
The second year guard from LSU has played sparingly, until Wednesday night. Thornton scored 19 points as the Hornets rallied from 23 down to beat...
| Jul 13, 2010
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The New Orleans Hornets announced today that the organization and Jeff Bower have mutually agreed to part ways, effective immediately. A search for a general manager is already underway.
"We feel it is in the best interest for us and Jeff to part ways at...
| Jul 21, 2010
The New Orleans Hornets announced today that Dell Demps has been named General Manager. Per team policy, terms of the contract were not released. Demps becomes the seventh general manager in team history.
"Through our extensive research with a number...
| Jul 27, 2010
Hornets guard Chris Paul was asked if he can envision playing anywhere else?
Said Paul, "I have never been able to envision that."
Paul made the comments at a media briefing during his annual basketball camp at Tulane's Reily Center. Paul added, "I love...
| Aug 14, 2010
New Hornets swingman Trevor Ariza said he was concerned about coming to his 5th NBA team. That is until he got off the plane in New Orleans to quite a welcome. Said Ariza, "When I did get traded I was a little worried about man, another place, what's...
| Oct 24, 2010
Hornets general manager Dell Demps continues to be a busy bee.
Saturday night, the Hornets dealt a conditional first round pick to Portland for guard Jerryd Bayless. Bayless, 6-3, is 23 years old. He's projected to be the backup point guard behind...
| Feb 23, 2011
The Hornets are close to trading guard Marcus Thornton and forward David Andersen to Sacramento for forward Carl Landry.
A league source said tonight the deal, "has legs". It could be announced as early as Wednesday. The NBA trade deadline is 2 pm...
| Feb 24, 2011
The Hornets started the second half of the season playing their way: ugly.
The Hornets beat the Los Angeles Clippers 98-87 Wednesday night before a sellout crowd of 17 thousand plus at New Orleans Arena. The Clippers committed 21 turnovers.
| Feb 10, 2011
The Hornets skid continues.
New Orleans squandered a five point lead with just under a minute to play in regulation, and fell in overtime to New Jersey 103-101 Wednesday night. The loss was the Hornets 4th in a row and 6th in the past 7 games.