Hornets unveil new uniforms that are teal, purple and spectacular


The team formerly known as the Bobcats will take the floor as the Charlotte Hornets this fall and they’ll have a new wardrobe when they do.

The new unis for Michael Jordan’s team feature a retro look with a return to the purple and teal colors the Hornets sported when they played in Charlotte from 1988 to 2002.

Here’s a close-up look:

After spending most of her career in traditional print sports journalism, Cindy began blogging and tweeting, first as NFL/Redskins editor, and, since August 2010, at The Early Lead. She also is the social media editor for Sports.



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Cindy Boren · June 19, 2014

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