When Was The Last Time You Visited With "Grandmama?"

It was on November 4, 1988, that the Charlotte Hornets played their first regular season NBA game. The atmosphere at the original "Hive" was literally buzzing. Professional basketball coming to the Queen City was a huge deal and the proof was in year after year of sold-out games at the Charlotte Coliseum. One could argue…

Behind The Scenes With The Charlotte Hornets

If you're a Charlotte Hornets fan, you've seen them play on TV, and maybe even in person in uptown Charlotte. But do you know what happens behind the scenes of your favorite NBA team? That's the realm of the Hornets' equipment manager, Jason Rivera. There's more to making sure that a basketball team is prepared…

Should Charlotte Have More Sports Teams?

This year there's been a lot of talk and even some action taken toward bringing new sports teams to Charlotte. The argument for doing so is that our metropolitan area is one of the fast-growing in the U.S. Those against the idea say that Charlotte doesn't have enough people yet to consistently fill another stadium's…