Team Logo. The Charlotte Hornets (1988-2002) were a team in the National Basketball Association. They played in the Eastern Conference (NBA). They moved to New Orleans and became the New Orleans Hornets. Player Gallery Edit Larry Johnson.Muggsy Bogues.Alonzo Mourning.Add a photo to this gallery Retrieved from "https://prosportsteams.fandom.com/wiki/Charlotte_Hornets_(1988-2002)?oldid=16111" Categories: Former NBA teams Teams in North Carolina Teams in Charlotte Add category Cancel Save Community content is available under CC-BY-SA unless otherwise noted.