Found January 12, 2012 on
A couple days after the New Orleans Hornets snapped their six game losing streak, they once again found themselves on the wrong side of a 95-85 score to Kevin Durant and the Oklahoma City Thunder.  New Orleans once again started out the game strong, but like we have seen all season they have faded in the 4th quarter unable to sustain any lead.  The Hornets kept the game close throughout, yet were unable to slow down the duo of Kevin Durant/Russell Westbrook.   New Orleans has a formidable duo forming themselves in the likes of Chris Kaman/Carl Landry as both have been playing excellent basketball of late.  Kaman struggled early and it now seems he is finding a rythm.  Landry has been good all season so far and he looks even better coming off the bench.  Both players went off for 17 points to lead the team, Kaman also added 9 rebounds to his statline.    The surprise player in this game for the Hornets was DaJuan Summers, who one night after making his Hornets debut went a very solid...

The New Orleans Hornets don’t have much P.T. for their rookies

The Hornets are a veteran team with an eye on getting back to the playoffs again in 2011-12, so they don’t have much P.T. for their rookies quite yet.  27-year old point guard Carldell Johnson has played the most of the Hornets’ rookies so far this year.  Johnson has played in 7 games (0 starts) for the Hornets so far this year and he is averaging 7.1 minutes, 2.1 points, 0...

Sioux Falls Re-Acquires Patrick Ewing Jr., Waives Billy McShepard

Patrick Ewing Jr. was named All-NBA D-League Third Team after averaging 17.7 points, 9.4 rebounds and 3.3 assists in 49 games with Reno (26) and Sioux Falls (23) last season.

Chris Kaman Stuffs Russell Westbrook at the Rim

When Russell Westbrook saw his lane to the rim on this play last night, it clearly never occurred to him that Chris Kaman could be a problem. There was about to a chalk outline of Kaman before he stepped up and denied Westbrook at the rim: Follow Patrick Cassidy on Twitter Follow Dime Magazine on [...]

Oklahoma City Thunder 95, New Orleans Hornets 85

The Hornets were outscored 22-15 in the 4th quarter last night and that finished them off.  Chris Kaman (17 points, 9 rebounds, 2 assists and 2 blocked shots) and Carl Landry (17 points, 3 rebounds and 3 assists) led the way for the Hornets in this game.  Emeka Okafor (10 points, 4 rebounds and 1 blocked shot), Marco Belinelli (10 points, 3 rebounds, 2 assists and 1 steal) and...

New Orleans Hornets lose fifth in row at home

Kevin Love scored 34 points, Ricky Rubio hit the tiebreaking free throws in his first career start Friday night, and the Minnesota Timberwolves beat the New Orleans Hornets, 87-80.

Kevin Durant scores 29 as Thunder beats New Orleans Hornets

BY THE ASSOCIATED PRESSNEW ORLEANS — Kevin Durant had 29 points and 10 rebounds and the Thunder defeated the New Orleans Hornets 95-85 on Wednesday night.Read more on

Grizzlies preview: New Orleans Hornets

Hornets visit Grizzlies in hoops battle

Jan 14, 8:00 PM | FedExForum New Orleans Hornets vs Memphis Grizzlies Odds 3-8TEAM RECORD4-6 The Grizzlies will look to boost their win total and cover the spread when the Hornets tip off at FedExForum on Saturday in NBA play. Memphis battles the Hornets, currently with a 3-8 mark (4-7 ATS). The OVER/UNDER records, important for totals bettors, are 4-6 for the Grizzlies...

Minnesota Timberwolves (3-7) at New Orleans Hornets (3-7), 8 p.m. (ET)

A pair of last-place teams get together tonight in the Big Easy, as the New Orleans Hornets take on the Minnesota Timberwolves.
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