The 12-24 Charlotte Hornets were supposed to bring the buzz back to North Carolina in 2014-15, but the injury bug has done most of the buzzing recently. Lengthy absences from stalwarts Al Jefferson and Lance Stephenson have thrown aShow More Summary
A year that began with high expectations is cratering with the news that Al Jefferson will miss several weeks due to injury. This was supposed to be a big season for the newly branded Charlotte Hornets, an opportunity for the franchise to re-introduce itself to the region as a competitive, exciting outfit in the NBA landscape. Show More Summary
The Charlotte Hornets don't have another player like franchise savior Al Jefferson. Unfortunately, the Hornets won't have Big Al himself for an extended time period, which will likely lead them to the trade market given their lack of...Show More Summary
The Charlotte Hornets announced Tuesday night that center Al Jefferson will be sidelined for a minimum of four weeks, as he recovers from a strained adductor muscle in his left […] The post Al Jefferson Out at Least a Month With Groin Injury appeared first on SLAMonline.
Charlotte Hornets center Al Jefferson has been diagnosed with a strain of an adductor muscle in his left groin. Jefferson, who underwent a magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) earlier today, is expected to miss a minimum of four weeks. In 32 games this season, Jefferson leads the team in scoring and rebounding with averages of 18.0 points [...]
The Charlotte Hornets say center Al Jefferson will miss a minimum of four weeks with a strain of an adductor muscle in his left groin.
Charlotte Hornets center Al Jefferson has been diagnosed with a strain of an adductor muscle in his left groin. Jefferson, who underwent a magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) on Tuesday, is expected to miss a minimum of four weeks.
The Hornets will be forced to play without Big Al for at least a month. Charlotte Hornets center Al Jefferson is expected to miss at least four weeks after an MRI showed a strain of an adductor muscle in his left groin, according to the team. Show More Summary
Charlotte Hornets center Al Jefferson is scheduled to have an MRI exam on his injured groin.
Charlotte Hornets star Al Jefferson left the floor during Monday's game against the Milwaukee Bucks with a strained groin. The Hornets had the news on Jefferson's condition: Rick Bonnell of The Charlotte Observer believes Jefferson could...Show More Summary
It's unclear what the heck is happening here, but it doesn't need to be. This is an All-Star GIF if ever you'll see one. Kemba Walker and Al Jefferson are loving life following a big win over the Nuggets and she's watching, waiting -- lurking. h/t @bryan_mears
DeAndre Jordan had 11 points and 12 rebounds in the Clippers' 113-92 win over the Charlotte Hornets on Monday. He also held Al Jefferson, who averages 20.7 points a game, to 16,
I mean, maybe you just hit the "remove shirt then gradually disappear" button while controlling Al Jefferson? Yo @EASPORTSNBA can my guy Al Jefferson get his stomach, skin and jersey back please!? @Steve_OS pic.twitter.com/zfEjzBpdOe — Tavaris A. Show More Summary
Charlotte, NC—Lance Stephenson was the man last night in Charlotte. With 2.7 seconds left Stephenson hit a game-winning three at the top of the key to give the Hornets a […] The post Lance Stephenson, Al Jefferson on Double-OT Win (VIDEO) appeared first on SLAMonline.
The Charlotte Hornets snapped a 16-game losing streak to the Miami Heat, with Al Jefferson leading the way with a season-high 28 points and 10 rebounds. Kemba Walker added 18 points. Dwyane Wade scored 25 in a losing effort for the Heat. Chris Bosh posted 23 points and was the only other Miami player in double figures. Read more NBA news on BleacherReport.com
This is the season's first GIANNIS moment. Marvin Williams appeared to have a wide-open layup off a beautiful pass from Al Jefferson... until Antetokounmpo flew in from the opposite side for the blocked shot. More of this, please.
You've kept up all offseason with the articles that only build excitement for the upcoming season. You've heard the rumors of Michael Kidd-Gilchrist's improved jumper. Al Jefferson's foot is back to normal. You've heard of the Lance Stephenson pickup as well as the additions of high-profile rookies Noah Vonleh and P.J. Show More Summary
Asheville, NC—It’s all smiles and laughs when you see Al Jefferson during Hornets training camp. He praises the team’s front office for drafting PJ Hairston and Noah Vonleh as well […] The post 2014 Charlotte Hornets Training Camp, Day 3 (VIDEO) appeared first on SLAMonline.
Charlotte Hornets center recently said something all coaches want to hear – he wants to become a better team defender. The slow-footed Jefferson knows that opponents take advantage of him […] The post Al Jefferson Sick of Being Picked on Defensively appeared first on SLAMonline.
Asheville, NC—Day 2 is down in the books at the Charlotte Hornets training camp. The focus of the Hornets camp Wednesday fell heavily on big man, Al Jefferson. Jefferson says […] The post 2014 Charlotte Hornets Training Camp, Day 2 (VIDEO) appeared first on SLAMonline.