Fact or Fiction: Charlotte Hornets

The Charlotte Hornets are no longer flying under the radar in terms of being amongst the NBA’s most exciting teams to watch on any given night. LaMelo Ball has played a key role in the culture change and style of play change. What he does on the court is simply infectious.

LaMelo hoping for late jersey switch from No. 2 to No. 1

NBA Rookie of the Year LaMelo Ball is pushing the NBA to allow him to switch his jersey number, but he’s not had any success. The Hornets point guard missed the deadline last year to submit a number change request to the league that would allow him to switch from the No. 2 that he currently wears to the No. 1 that prefers. Malik Monk wore No. 1 last year for the Hornets.

Now open: New Charlotte sports card shop has a $100K LaMelo rookie card

This article was first published on September 25, One Stop Sports’ opening day. One unexpected flower re-blooming in the shadows of the long pandemic winter: sports trading cards. Yes, the things kids in the 1950s and ’60s put in their bike spokes, and kids from the 1980s and ’90s stuffed into protective casing, are popular […] The post Now open: New Charlotte sports card shop has a $100K LaMelo rookie card appeared first on Axios Charlotte.

LaMelo Ball Gold Vinyl 1-of-1 card pulled amid huge chase for Optic

Panini’s latest Optic set has been on a tear since it was released earlier this month. After Prizm and Select, collectors have a new reason to hunt the hottest All-Stars and rookies from this product. And without a doubt, the biggest name everyone is gunning for is no other than the Charlotte Hornets’ LaMelo Ball.
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10 Questions Heading Into Training Camp

With Charlotte Hornets media day scheduled for next Monday and training camp starting on the Tuesday, let’s dive into some of the biggest questions which need answering this pre-season. 1) Who starts at Power Forward?. The number one question on everyone’s mind, especially PJ Washington and Miles Bridges who both...