It's not often that the Los Angeles Clippers' Chris Paul gets crossed over, so when it does happen it's important to give the ball-handler respect. Near the end of the second quarter of Monday night's game, Charlotte Hornets guard Kemba Walker nearly sent the Clippers point guard to the floor with a nice crossover. Show More Summary
Charlotte Hornets guard Kemba Walker got Chris Paul leaning the wrong way on a crossover move before draining the open jumper Monday night. And it got worse for CP3, as […] The post Kemba Walker Makes Chris Paul Stumble With Crossover (VIDEO) appeared first on SLAMonline.
Kemba has had more memorable crossovers, but shaking CP3 like that is pretty impressive. Via Zach Harper
The Charlotte Hornets are off to a disappointing start to the 2014-15 regular season, putting up a 4-13 record through Friday’s games. Their backcourt is shooting especially badly, with point guard Kemba Walker hitting 38.3% FG and new shooting guard Lance Stephenson only hitting 37.0% FG. Meanwhile, small forward Michael Kidd-Gilchrist remains out. Here’s the Charlotte [...]
Kemba Walker and the Charlotte Hornets both know they must evolve to become what is expected of them. But this journey isn't new for the Hornets' point guard. Emanuel "Book" Richardson’s phone wouldn’t stop ringing. Why would you let Kemba Walker go to UConn? He’s too small. Show More Summary
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
The Hornets announced they've signed Kemba Walker to a contract extension, giving the organization stability at point guard for the foreseeable future.
Hornets point guard Kemba Walker, fresh off signing a four-year, $48 million contract, did some big things against the Bucks last night. First, he hit the pull-up three you see above in the final seconds of the fourth quarter, sending the game to overtime. And then, at the end of overtime, he did this: Read more...
The Hornets owner still knows how to properly celebrate a big shot. Fan, player and owner alike... we all get crazy during game-winning shots in OT! #HornetsComeback Um vídeo publicado por Charlotte Hornets (@hornets) em Out 10, 2014...Show More Summary
The Hornets' Kemba Walker hit an incredible step-back, game-winning jumper against Milwaukee on Thursday. It's far from the first time he's done this sort of thing. The Charlotte Hornets opened their season in style with an exciting win Wednesday, highlighted by point guard Kemba Walker's brilliant step-back jumper to seal the game in overtime. Show More Summary
Kemba Walker was on another level Wednesday night. Not only did the Charlotte Hornets point guard hit a clutch three-point shot to force overtime against the Milwaukee Bucks, he followed it up by hitting the game-winner. Walker's overtime-forcing three even impressed his boss, Michael Jordan. [ Instagram ] Read more NBA news on BleacherReport.com
Kemba Walker's clutch heroics make Hornets home re-launch special. The post Post Up: Clutch Kemba appeared first on SLAMonline.
Charlotte’s new $48 million man played the role of hero multiple times in the season opener Wednesday night. Kemba Walker hit a game-tying three to force overtime, and nailed the […] The post Kemba Walker Forces Overtime and Hits Game-Winner (VIDEO) appeared first on SLAMonline.
That and more in Thursday's NBA newsletter. SIGN UP FOR OUR NBA NEWSLETTER Get news, links and Ziller's #hottakes in your inbox every weekday morning. Email Good morning. Let's basketball. KEMBA! Fresh off that fat contract extension,...Show More Summary
Michael Jordan was proud.
"Walker with a three to tie... yes!" Kemba Walker wasn't going to let the Charlotte Hornets' first game back, and snazzy tuxedo event, go to waste without a fight. He drilled a 27-foot three-point shot to send their game against theShow More Summary
Good for Kemba Walker—and good for the Charlotte Hornets. The two sides agreed (per Marc Stein of ESPN.com) to what seems like a pretty fair deal on a four-year, $48 million extension—a number that doesn't quite break the Hornets' bank,...Show More Summary
According to multiple published reports, the Charlotte Hornets have come to terms with point guard Kemba Walker on a four-year, $48 million contract extension. A Friday deadline loomed for the […] The post Kemba Walker Agrees to 4-Year, $48 Million Extension With Charlotte appeared first on SLAMonline.