Found February 15, 2012 on Basketball ]
It's been a long time since the New Orleans Hornets have been able to string back-to-back wins together. Tonight, they get a chance to do just that when they visit the Milwaukee Bucks in the first of a six-game stretch away from home.

Gooden providing value down low for Bucks

MILWAUKEE When Andrew Bogut saw his season put on hold with a broken ankle, the Bucks had no choice but to turn to Drew Gooden to fill the void at starting center. He's struggled in his last two games, (7-of-27 from the field, 23 points, 12 rebounds) but overall, Gooden has provided adequate coverage in the low post, despite being undersized and often seemingly overmatched...

Gordon to miss at least 6 more weeks

New Orleans Hornets guard Eric Gordon is scheduled to have arthroscopic surgery on his injured right knee on Tuesday and will be out at least an additional six weeks, meaning that if he comes back at all this season, there would be fewer than 20 games left. ''After consulting with our medical staff, we concluded surgery was the best route and in the best interest of Eric...

Eric Gordon to undergo arthroscopic surgery on right knee

The Times-Picayune: Gordon to undergo arthroscopic knee surgery; will be sidelined another six weeks New Orleans Hornets shooting guard Eric Gordon, who has played just two games this season because of a bone bruise, will undergo arthroscopic surgery on his right knee on Tuesday and will be out an addtional six weeks. Gordon was diagnosed initially with the bruise following the Hornets...

Hornets in the Community: Ariza Participates in Habitat for Humanity Build

On Saturday, Feb. 11, Hornets small forward Trevor Ariza joined Habitat for Humanity, Hornets season ticket holders, and Hornets team employees to begin working on the foundation for a new home.

Hornets coach Monty Williams says Eric Gordon’s knee injury is LeBron James’ fault

Last week LeBron James invited everyone to blame their problems on him. So, with the open invitation, that’s exactly what New Orleans Hornets coach Monty Williams did Monday. When addressing that whole Kendrick Perkins dilemma last week, LeBron said, “I’m an easy target; if someone wants to get a point across — just throw LeBron’s name in there. You could be watching cartoons...

Hornets 86, Jazz 80

Chris Kaman scored a season-high 27 points and grabbed 13 rebounds, and the New Orleans Hornets snapped an eight-game skid with an 86-80 victory over the Utah Jazz on Monday night. Marco Belinelli and Gustavo Ayon each added 13 points for New Orleans, which led by as many as 20 in the third quarter before holding on for only its third victory in 26 games. Greivis Vasquez had 12...

Eric Gordon to undergo knee surgery Tuesday, out about six weeks

A rare photo of Gordon in his Hornets jersey ( If you own Eric Gordon, it's time to let go. David Aldridge just tweeted this news: Hornets say Eric Gordon to undergo arthroscopic surgery on right knee Tuesday, to miss up to six weeks. Gordon got hurt the day after Xmas. It's time to cut bait. Gordon has only played in two games this season.

Chris Kaman Saw And Kicked Ass

Chris Kaman is back in the starting lineup and should be back in your lineup too, hitting . He should have been in all lineups last night, but I can’t eat anyone’s lunch for keeping him out one game to see what he’d do. What he done did was he led all scorers in his return to the starting lineup for the first time in eight games. Against the Jazz, he went 27/13/2, he had 2...

Hornets G Gordon out at least six more weeks

The Hornets say Eric Gordon will have arthroscopic surgery on his injured right knee on Tuesday and be out at least an additional six weeks.

Williams: Gordon still wants to play with Hornets

WESTWEGO, La. (AP) -- Monty Williams still envisions Eric Gordon finishing the season on the court for the Hornets, despite the befuddling evolution of the shooting guard's right knee injury.

LeBron James Had a Remarkable Game in Milwaukee

The Milwaukee Bucks were victimized by LeBron James last night; the Miami Heat superstar registered what was (statistically-speaking) one of the greatest games of his NBA career. Per ESPN: “LeBron James has played more than 800 preseason, regular-season and playoff games in his NBA career, scoring in excess of 18,000 points if you pile them all together. Never has he played a...
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