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New Orleans Hornets


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)
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