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The Best Charlotte Hornets Centers of All Time

Updated March 23, 2020 895 votes 148 voters 4.2k views35 items

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Big fan of Charlotte basketball? Then check out this list of Charlotte Hornets centers with photos and seasons played with the team. It includes almost every center from throughout Charlotte Hornets and Bobcats history, including current centers and past ones. Featuring some of the greatest NBA centers of all time, the best Hornets Cs include Alonzo Mourning, Elden Campbell, Al Jefferson, and Emeka Okafor.

In the 2017-18 NBA season, the current Charlotte Hornets starting Cs and backup Cs are Dwight Howard and Cody Zeller. 

Who are the best centers in Charlotte Hornets history? Here is every player who has ever held the position of Charlotte Hornets center.

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  • Alonzo Mourning1

    Seasons: 1995, 1994, 1993

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    #3 of 22 The Greatest Georgetown Basketball Players of All Time#5 of 30 The Best NBA Centers of the '90s

  • Elden Campbell2
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    Seasons: 2002, 2001, 2000, 1999

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    #641 of 786 The Top NBA Players Of All Time#92 of 165 The Greatest NBA Centers of All Time

  • Al Jefferson3

    Seasons: 2016, 2015, 2014

  • Emeka Okafor4

    Seasons: 2009, 2008, 2007, 2006, 2005

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    #5 of 41 The Greatest UConn Basketball Players of All Time#61 of 69 All NBA Rookie Of The Year Award Winners, Ranked

  • Vlade Divac5

    Seasons: 1998, 1997

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    #48 of 161 The Best NBA Players With No Championship Rings#31 of 107 The Best Foreign NBA Players of All Time

  • Dwight Howard6

    Seasons: 2018

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    #450 of 583 The Greatest Entertainers of All Time#83 of 102 The Most Likable Players In The NBA Today

  • J.R. Reid7

    Seasons: 1999, 1998, 1993, 1992, 1991, 1990

  • Tyson Chandler8

    Seasons: 2010

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    #31 of 54 The Most Hated Active NBA Players#36 of 73 The Greatest Chicago Bulls of All Time

  • Bismack Biyombo9

    Seasons:  2015, 2014, 2013, 2012

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    #14 of 50 The Greatest African NBA Players of All Time#46 of 50 The Best NBA Centers Right Now

  • Brad Miller10

    Seasons: 2000, 1999

  • Derrick Coleman11

    Seasons: 2001, 2000, 1999

  • Cody Zeller12

    Seasons: 2018, 2017, 2016, 2015, 2014

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    #103 of 232 The Best White Players in NBA History#14 of 65 The Greatest Indiana Hoosiers Basketball Players of All Time

  • P. J. Brown13

    Seasons: 2002, 2001

  • Matt Geiger14

    Seasons: 1998, 1997, 1996

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    #16 of 50 The Greatest Auburn Basketball Players of All Time#7 of 9 The Best NBA Players from Massachusetts

  • Josh McRoberts15

    Seasons: 2014, 2013

     

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    #55 of 76 The Greatest Duke Basketball Players of All Time#42 of 99 The Best NBA Players from Indiana

  • Earl Cureton16

    Seasons: 1991, 1989

  • Dave Hoppen17
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  • Kwame Brown18

    Seasons: 2011

  • Robert Parish19

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    #1393 of 1,427 The Best Athletes Of All Time#4 of 133 The Best Boston Celtics of All Time

  • Guillermo Hernangomez20
  • Frank Brickowski21

    Seasons: 1994

  • Sean May22

    Seasons: 2009, 2007, 2006

  • Jake Voskuhl23
  • Anthony Mason24

    Seasons: 2000, 1998, 1997

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    #89 of 168 The Greatest Power Forwards in NBA History#17 of 31 The Best Power Forwards of the 1990s

  • Melvin Ely25