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CHARLOTTE HORNETS: Hornets, NBA Latta Park Dedication Ceremony



WHAT:              The Charlotte Hornets and the NBA will host a dedication ceremony for the new Hornets Experience at Latta Park.  Latta Park is the first of three basketball courts at neighborhood parks to be refurbished as part of the Hornets Legacy Project, with similar efforts coming at Camp Greene Park and Tuckaseegee Park. Following the dedication ceremony, Hornets players and coaches will take part in a Jr. NBA Clinic with area kids on the new court.

WHEN:             Tuesday, October 18, 2016

11 a.m.


WHERE:           Latta Park

601 East Park Ave.

Charlotte, NC 28203

About Hornets Sports & Entertainment

Hornets Sports & Entertainment owns the Charlotte Hornets and Greensboro Swarm and operates Charlotte’s Time Warner Cable Arena.  The Charlotte Hornets are a member of the NBA’s Southeast Division.  Owned by NBA Legend Michael Jordan, the Hornets organization strives to deliver a relentless attack on the court, an unmatched experience in the stands and a positive impact throughout the community.  The name of the city’s original NBA team from 1988-2002, the Hornets moniker returned to Charlotte in May 2014, uniting the rich history of NBA basketball in the Carolinas.  The Greensboro Swarm are the new NBA Development League affiliate of the Charlotte Hornets and will begin play in 2016-17 at the renovated fieldhouse at the Greensboro Coliseum Complex.  Time Warner Cable Arena is the premier destination for sports and entertainment in the Carolinas, hosting over 150 sporting events, concerts and family shows annually.  For more information, please visit, or

For More Information Contact:

Josh Rosen, Director of Communications, Hornets Sports & Entertainment, 704-688-8863, 

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