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Shinn accused of assault, kidnapping

COLUMBIA - Charlotte Hornets owner George Shinn is accused of kidnapping a 28-year-old woman and...Cay house, the documents say. "As we were riding, George Shinn while driving, ran his hand up my dress," the woman...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1997/09/17/met_214784.shtml
Metro
Plaintiff: Owner needs lesson

...C. -- The woman accusing Charlotte Hornets owner George Shinn of sexual assault at his South Carolina home in 1997...Shinn. "I'm sure I'm the last person on earth George Shinn thought would stand up to him," she said. "You don't...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/03/01/met_254829.shtml
Metro
In New Orleans, Benson gets All-Star treatment

...before returning to New Orleans for the 2007-08 season. By December 2010, cash-flow problems led franchise founder George Shinn to sell the club to the NBA as part of a plan to give Louisiana more time to find stable ownership that was committed...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nba/2014-02-12/new-orleans-benson-gets-all-s
Pacers bounce Knicks, advance to Eastern Conference Finals

...dispute over the suitability of the Charlotte Coliseum (which had only a handful of luxury suites) caused then-owners George Shinn and Ray Wooldridge to apply for relocation to New Orleans.The NBA eventually granted the Hornets permission to move...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nba/2013-05-18/pacers-bounce-knicks-advance-
NBA, Charlotte reach arena deal

...city is awarded an expansion team. The Hornets left Charlotte for New Orleans during the off-season after owners George Shinn and Ray Wooldridge failed to secure an agreement on an arena to replace the Charlotte Coliseum. Owners gave their approval...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/11/02/nba_356117.shtml
NBA
Scott heading to the Hornets

...New Orleans. "They were real interested in me, as I was in them, and I jumped on it," Scott said. Hornets owner George Shinn was not available for comment, and a team spokesman also declined comment. Shinn had said Scott was among his top...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/05/28/nba_417067.shtml
NBA
League will buy Hornets

...David Stern said Monday.Stern confirmed that the league is proceeding with a plan to buy the club from majority owner George Shinn and minority partner Gary Chouest, making the Hornets the first NBA-owned team.Shinn has been trying since spring...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nba/2010-12-06/league-will-buy-hornets
NBA | Sports
NBA owners speak out against Hornets move

...York, Seattle SuperSonics owner Howard Schultz told Sports Business Daily that the requested move by Hornets owners George Shinn and Ray Wooldridge reflects poorly on the league. "When our fans in Seattle read about the arrogance, the hubris...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/03/15/nba_338774.shtml
NBA
Floyd says he was shocked by firing

...from management, but I didn't see it coming." Floyd, hired last summer to replace Paul Silas, said he knew owner George Shinn expected the Hornets to advance deep into the playoffs, an ambition Floyd thinks was too optimistic. "We were picked...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/05/14/nba_415559.shtml
NBA
NBA notes

...forearm during a weight training session Friday and will have surgery today. He could miss 4-6 weeks. HORNETS: Owner George Shinn said he has been diagnosed with prostate cancer, but he remains healthy and is optimistic that he will conquer the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/11/07/nba_554803.shtml
NBA