Team Logo. The New Orleans Hornets were a team in the National Basketball Association. They competed in the Western Conference (NBA). They were known as the New Orleans/Oklahoma City Hornets when New Orleans was effected by Hurricane Katrina. Retrieved from "https://prosportsteams.fandom.com/wiki/New_Orleans_Hornets?oldid=16421" Categories: Former NBA teams Teams in Louisiana Teams in New Orleans Community content is available under CC-BY-SA unless otherwise noted.