The Charlotte Hornets waived guard D.J. Carton and wing Xavier Sneed. Charlotte then signed guard Jalen Crutcher and forward Cameron McGriff.

Carton was signed in early-August after playing in 2021 Las Vegas Summer League with the Hornets. He did not appear in any preseason games.

Sneed also played in Summer League with Charlotte. He was signed in late-September and did not appear in any preseason games.

Crutcher went undrafted out of Dayton at the 2021 NBA Draft. He played in Summer League for the Milwaukee Bucks.

McGriff went undrafted out of Oklahoma State at the 2020 NBA Draft. He spent the 2020-21 season playing in Belgium.

All four players are eventually expected to land with the Greensboro Swarm of the G League as Affiliate Players.