Can J.R. save the Hornets?
That's about the most passionate reaction you're going to hear from anyone about the New Orleans Hornets.
The Hornets ranked second to last in attendance last season despite being a playoff team playing in a new city.
Why? The Hornets may be technically sound as a basketball team, but they elicit little passion or emotion.
But the Hornets have no buzz, which is ironic for a team that has bug on its jersey. Now that they're stuck in the Western Conference, will the Hornets winning ways disappear along with their fan base?
Here's a look at what to expect as Insider continues its summer blueprint series.
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