New York Knicks vs. Charlotte Hornets Tickets
New York Knicks vs. Charlotte Hornets
12:00 PM | Madison Square Garden | New York NY
NBA In-Season Tournament: New York Knicks vs. Charlotte Hornets
7:30 PM | Madison Square Garden | New York NY
About New York Knicks vs. Charlotte Hornets
The New York Knicks and Charlotte Hornets are two Eastern Conference teams that are in the midst of a youth movement. Their history dates back 1988, when the two faced each other for the first time with Charlotte getting the- win. Since then, the two teams have seen their fair share of success. Both teams have been through up's and down's, but have had some pretty memorable games.
Eastern Conference Foes
The first big matchup between the two Eastern Conference teams was in the 1993 Playoffs. At the time, the Knicks were lead by Patrick Ewing, Charles Oakley, and John Starks. The Hornets, who were lead by Alonzo Mourning, Larry Johnson (who would go on to eventually join the Knicks), and Muggsy Bogues. The Knicks won the series and would eventually go on to the Finals. The two sides met again in 1997, with the Knicks again defeating the Hornets in the first round.
Knicks vs. Hornets
With both teams in the midst of a rebuild and youth movement, all eyes will be on the future of both the Knicks and Hornets. New York boasts RJ Barret, Mitchell Robinson, and Julius Randle, while the Hornets' LaMelo Ball, Terry Rozier, and PJ Washington will look to stymie any chance the Knicks have at securing the W. The World's Most Famous Arena, Madison Square Gardenhas been home to the Knicks since 1968. The Hornets home court, the Spectrum Center will be the site to not only their game against New York, but the rest of the NBA's best. If you're looking for tickets, CheapTickets.com has great seats available for this 2023 season!
Frequently Asked Questions About the New York Knicks and Charlotte Hornets
Who is the Hornets all-time leading scorer?
Kemba Walker is the Charlotte Hornets all-time leading scorer
Where did the Knicks get their name from?
The New York Knicks (Knickerbockers) were named after the Dutch settler, "Knickerbocker" character.
How many games have the Knicks won all time?
As of 2021, the Knicks have won 2,800 regular season games