1. Sports
Send to a Friend via Email

Your suggestion is on its way!

An email with a link to:

http://basketball.about.com/od/neworleanshornets/a/hornets.htm

was emailed to:

Thanks for sharing About.com with others!

You can opt-out at any time. Please refer to our privacy policy for contact information.

New Orleans Hornets

By

Home Town: New Orleans, LA
Owner: George Shinn
General Manager: Jeff Bower
Coach: Byron Scott

Home Court

Name: New Orleans Arena
Opened: 1999
Seating Capacity: 18,000

Championships: None
Conference Titles: None
Division Titles: 2008

Retired Numbers

  • 7 "Pistol" Pete Maravich (Maravich never played for the franchise, but the Hornets retired the number to honor the legendary "Pistol Pete," who played for both LSU and the then-New Orleans Jazz.)
  • 13 Bobby Phills

Head Coaches

Dick Harter (1988-90)
Gene Littles (1990-91)
Allen Bristow (1991-96)
Dave Cowens (1996-99)
Paul Silas (1999-2003)
Tim Floyd (2003-04)
Byron Scott (2004-present)
  1. About.com
  2. Sports
  3. NBA
  4. The NBA
  5. NBA Teams
  6. Southwest Division
  7. New Orleans Pelicans
  8. New Orleans Hornets - Profile of the New Orleans Hornets

©2014 About.com. All rights reserved.