Entries Tagged as 'New Orleans Hornets'

Robin Lopez trade scenarios that fit CBA rules

July 27th, 2012 · 11 Comments

Editor’s Note: I have since learned that I misunderstood a CBA rule. Please consult this post for the end result of this trade’s hold up. By now you know that the Suns’ three-way trade involving Robin Lopez has been delayed because the iteration widely reported did not fit CBA rules. The Arizona Republic’s Paul Coro […]

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Tags: Hakim Warrick · Minnesota Timberwolves · New Orleans Hornets · Phoenix Suns · Phoenix Suns Analysis · Robin Lopez

Robin Lopez trade hits snag due to CBA rules

July 26th, 2012 · 101 Comments

Editor’s Note: I have since learned that I misunderstood a CBA rule. Please consult this post for the end result of this trade’s hold up. Nothing is ever easy. While Suns, Hornets and Wolves fans were already envisioning how the pieces of the proposed three-way trade involving Robin Lopez and Wes Johnson would fit their organizations, […]

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Tags: Minnesota Timberwolves · New Orleans Hornets · Phoenix Suns · Phoenix Suns Analysis · Phoenix Suns News · Trades

Phoenix Suns set to acquire Wesley Johnson, pick for Robin Lopez, Hakim Warrick?

July 24th, 2012 · 100 Comments

Per Yahoo! Sports’ Adrian Wojnarowski: Hornets, Suns, Wolves are nearing agreement on a 3-way deal that would send Robin Lopez to the Hornets in a sign-and-trade, sources tell Y! — Adrian Wojnarowski (@WojYahooNBA) July 24, 2012 Along with Lopez, Suns would send Hakim Warrick to Hornets. Minny would send Wesley Johnson and a 1st round […]

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Tags: Hakim Warrick · Minnesota Timberwolves · New Orleans Hornets · Phoenix Suns · Phoenix Suns Analysis · Robin Lopez · Trades

New Orleans Hornets 78, Phoenix Suns 61 — Marshall disappoints again

July 19th, 2012 · 37 Comments

It would be ridiculous to draw many conclusions from two measly games of Summer League. That being said, Kendall Marshall is not exactly dominating the way a lottery pick should. Marshall followed up last night’s scoreless, five-turnover effort against Cleveland by clanking nine of 10 shots to score three points while dishing five assists once […]

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Tags: Kendall Marshall · Markieff Morris · New Orleans Hornets · Phoenix Suns · Robert Sarver · Summer League

Why the Hornets might take three days to match and Steve Nash’s introduction to LA

July 12th, 2012 · 112 Comments

When it was first reported that New Orleans will likely take the full three days before inevitably matching the offer sheet to Eric Gordon, the average fan might have thought the Hornets were doing it to spite the Suns. After all, the Suns are basically in limbo until the Hornets match Gordon because they would […]

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Tags: Eric Gordon · Lon Babby · Los Angeles Lakers · New Orleans Hornets · Phoenix Suns · Phoenix Suns Analysis · Steve Nash

How the Ryan Anderson trade could impact Eric Gordon

July 9th, 2012 · 50 Comments

It surely seemed odd that the New Orleans Hornets agreed to a sign-and-trade deal to acquire Ryan Anderson, parting with quality young big Gustavo Ayon in the process, when the Hornets could have just as easily renounced all their non-Eric Gordon free agents and signed the restricted free agent outright. That’s especially the case because, […]

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Tags: Eric Gordon · New Orleans Hornets · Phoenix Suns · Phoenix Suns Analysis