Former Charlotte Hornet Alonzo Mourning: “If Anyone Can Bring This Franchise Back To Greatness, It’s Michael Jordan”
The Drive Friday 5-31-13 – Alonzo Mourning talks with The Drive about his memories of the Hornets and his thoughts on the name returning to Charlotte, if he ever thinks about how good the Hornets could’ve been if George Shinn hadn’t traded him, and they get into the NBA playoffs so far.
We are about to go “Back to the Future” in the Queen City. After a Decade of disappointments, Charlotte is finally getting the BUZZ back. The current owner of the Charlotte Bobcats and best basketball player […]
I wasn’t here to witness the loudest crowd in the NBA. The buzz for the Hornets in the late 80’s and early 90’s was evidently the most passionate this town has ever been about sports. […]
Former Hornet Alonzo Mourning: “I Said I Would Take Less Money and George (Shinn) Said I Wasn’t Worth That”
The Drive Thursday 7-12-12-Alonzo Mourning stops by the set to talk with The Drive live from the Hoop Tee Celebrity Golf Classic. The guys talk about his time in Charlotte as Hornet, why he left Charlotte for Miami, and they ask him if he thinks the Hornets name should come back to Charlotte.
So what is in a name? Well, to the people at bringbackthebuzz.com, it means a great deal. The guys at Bring Back the Buzz have started a grassroots movement to help bring the Hornets name back to Charlotte. So, what exactly would that mean for Charlotte and the basketball community here?