The NBA commissioner also discussed reforming the division system and the issue of coaches resting healthy players.
Charlotte wants to own, operate a Development League team by the 2016-17 season.
Chad Ford and Kevin Pelton examine the key needs and potential draft solutions for four NBA teams positioned to pick in the mid-lottery: the Magic, Kings, Pistons and Hornets.
The NBA Draft is still two months away, but it's never too early to start thinking about whom your team may take.
On April 27, 2002, the Charlotte Hornets defeated the Orlando Magic 110-100 in overtime in Game 3 of the Eastern Conference first-round series.The game is best-known for Hornets guard Baron Davis' apparent game-winning 3-pointer at the end of regulation that was waved off by referee Bernie Fryer.
The Charlotte Hornets allowed 8.9 offensive rebounds per game, fewest in the NBA, during the 2014-15 season and led the league in defensive rebound percentage at 79.
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Charlotte will have a new voice calling games on the radio next season.
The team announced Zeller's recovery is expected to take approximately three months.
Hornets ranked 29th in FG percentage and 30th in 3-point percentage this season.
Hornets starting C Al Jefferson likely to remain under contract through next season.
The Hornets did a good job taking care of the ball during the 2014-15 season
Hornets general manager Rich Cho says the Lance Stephenson signing last summer "didn't work out as we expected it to."
The Hornets and SG Lance Stephenson were not a good fit in 2014-15.
After shooting just 17.3 percent from 3-point range, Charlotte Hornets swingman Lance Stephenson said he plans on coming back better and with more confidence next season.
Kevin Pelton looks at how the Charlotte Hornets could reload their roster for 2015-16.
Kyle Lowry leads Raptors to record 49th win
After making the playoffs last season, the Hornets are now once again back in the lottery.
Hornets rookie PF Noah Vonleh getting minutes now after sitting for most of the season.
James Harden scored 29 points, Josh Smith had a double-double and the Houston Rockets defeated the Charlotte Hornets for the ninth straight time 100-90 on Monday night.
The Hornets are 19-21 at home going into their home finale
The Pistons beat the Hornets in their final home game of the season