NBA Preseason Power Rankings For The ’23-’24 Season

30. Charlotte Hornets

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Key Additions: Brandon Miller (R)

A healthy Hornets team with Brandon Miller living up to his draft billing as the No. 2 pick could be a feisty bunch. After all, this roster isn’t a whole lot different than the one that won 43 games just two seasons ago. However, health has long been an issue for this club. Gordon Hayward played in just 50 games last year — his most as a Hornet. LaMelo Ball missed nearly 50 games last year with an ankle injury. Even the typically durable Terry Rozier missed 19 games. The depth was already thin even before Kai Jones was released and Miles Bridges was arrested (again). This