Jeremy Lin was one of the Charlotte Hornet's 8 free agents that left the team in the pre-season. The other two were Courtney Lee, who is now playing for the New York Knicks, and Al Jefferson, who is now with the Indiana Pacers.
Kyrie Irving is on that graphic. Chris Paul is on that graphic. Russell Westbrook is on that graphic. Kyle Lowry, Isaiah Thomas, John Wall, Kemba Walker, Damian Lillard and Jeff Teague are on that graphic. Steph Curry is not. You lose one NBA Finals in seven games to one of the all-time greats and suddenly you're old news. Show More Summary
The core of the Hornets backcourt this past season was Kemba Walker and Nicolas Batum. Jeremy Lin, however, played fairly big minutes (26.3 mins/game) but was paid like a guy who sits close to the end of the bench. It isn’t a surprise that he’s seeking a new contract. Here’s ESPN.com reporting: Facing a Wednesday deadline, Charlotte [...]
It took a few years, but Kemba Walker is now the undisputed leader of the Charlotte Hornets. The post New Level appeared first on SLAMonline.
Given that he’s only a smidge over six feet tall (maybe) a lot of folks had written off Kemba Walker‘s basketball career before it even got started. Before he broke The post Kemba Walker 26th Birthday Mixtape (VIDEO) appeared first on SLAMonline.
Charlotte Hornets guard Kemba Walker underwent surgery Monday to repair a torn meniscus in his left knee, the team announced. Continue for updates. Walker Undergoes Second Knee Operation in as Many Years Monday, May 9 Walker is expected to be sidelined from all basketball activities until early July. Show More Summary
Charlotte Hornets guard Kemba Walker underwent successful surgery today to repair a torn meniscus in his left knee. The procedure was completed by Hornets Team Physician Dr. Marcus Cook at Novant Orthopedic Hospital in Charlotte. Walker is expected to resume basketball activities in early July.
This summer will be huge for the entire league due to the rising salary cap, but it’ll be specially crucial for the Hornets, who need to make big offer decisions to a number of their most essential players not named Kemba Walker. Here’s the Charlotte Observer reporting: Small forward Nic Batum, the Charlotte Hornets’ most attractive free-agent-to-be, said [...]
MIAMI — Behind a spread-out offensive attack and a near-All-Star-level climb from Kemba Walker, the Charlotte Hornets forced their way onto the NBA radar in 2015-16. But injury issues, shooting woes and a lack of experience ultimately...Show More Summary
Dwyane Wade and Kemba Walker went head-to-head Friday night, with both teams shutting up and getting the ball in the hands of their star. After some ups and downs for both players, both are once again in their zone. It was glorious Game 6 of the Miami-Charlotte series turned into a battle of clutch legends. Show More Summary
The Heat superstar hit two clutch shots to allow Miami to hold off Charlotte and force a Game 7. The Miami Heat and Charlotte Hornets are headed to a Game 7. Dwyane Wade outdueled Kemba Walker in a thrilling shot-for-shot battle, carrying...Show More Summary
MIAMI, FL - APRIL 27: Kemba Walker #15 of the Charlotte Hornets looks on during Game 5 of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals of the 2016 NBA Playoffs against the Miami Heat at American Airlines Arena on April 27, 2016 in Miami, Florida. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees [...]
As the old saying goes, a series doesn't start until a team wins a game on the road. Well, it appears things have finally gotten underway between the Miami Heat and Charlotte Hornets. Kemba Walker and Courtney Lee blocked a pair of shots...Show More Summary
Kemba Walker and Jeremy Lin combined for 55 points Monday night, and helped the Charlotte Hornets even up their first round Playoff series with the Miami Heat at two games The post WATCH: Kemba Walker Lights Up Miami With 34 Points in Game 4 appeared first on SLAMonline.
As the Charlotte Hornets sprinted through one of the NBA's most dominant post-All-Star break runs, their path to playoff success seemed obvious. Kemba Walker controlling the show. Threes flying all around. Al Jefferson balancing the offense underneath. Show More Summary
Kemba Walker erupted for 34 points, including 11 straight in a decisive fourth-quarter spurt, and the Charlotte Hornets beat the Miami Heat 89-85 on Monday night to even their Eastern Conference first-round playoff series at 2-2.
Kemba Walker scored a postseason career-high 34 points, and Jeremy Lin scored 21 points off the bench as the Charlotte Hornets evened their series at two games apiece with the Miami Heat on Monday after an 89-85 win in Game 4 at Time...Show More Summary
A clutch night from Walker carried the Hornets to an 89-85 win. Kemba Walker and the Charlotte Hornets aren't done yet. After a slow first quarter, the Hornets bombarded the Miami Heat in the second and third quarters and held on down...Show More Summary
Kemba Walker scored a playoff career-high 34 points, Jeremy Lin added 21 and the Charlotte Hornets beat the Miami Heat 89-85 on Monday night to even their first-round series at 2-2.
Jeremy Lin scored 18 points, Kemba Walker had 17 and the Charlotte Hornets beat the Miami Heat 96-80 on Saturday night to snap a 12-game playoff losing streak and earn their first postseason victory in 14 years.