Coming off a win to end the 2012 calendar year, the New Orleans Hornets were hoping to do the same to begin 2013. Unfortunately, the Atlanta Hawks had another idea, defeating the Hornets 95-86 behind the excellent play of their big men.
The New Orleans Hornets followed their best performance of the season with their worst. After defeating the Orlando Magic by 26 on Friday, the Hornets were handled at home by the Atlanta Hawks Sunday night by the score of 94-72. New Orleans shot a dismal 37.5% from the field.
Despite being in a nasty labor dispute, the NBA released the 2011-2012 regular season schedule yesterday. If a season is played, the Hornets will only appear on national television twice. That's pretty insulting considering New Orleans was a playoff team a year ago, and still possess one of the…
Bulls point guard Derrick Rose received his MVP trophy before Game 2 of the Eastern Conference Semifinals against the Hawks. Wednesday night at the United Center he played like one, scoring 25 points in an 86-73 Chicago victory to even the series with Atlanta 1-1.