Found January 12, 2012 on Hornets Locker:
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, 0.6 rebounds and 0.9 assists per game.  26-year old center Gustavo Ayon has played in 4 games (0 starts) for the Hornets so far this year and he is averaging 4.8 minutes, 1.5 points, 1.0 rebound and 0.3 assists per game.  23-year old forward Lance Thomas has played in 2 games (0 starts) for the Hornets so far this year and he is averaging 2.0 minutes and 0.5 points per game.

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 [...]

New Orleans Hornets: Lack of Firepower Leads To Loss Against Thunder

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...

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...

Hornets home to Thunder in NBA betting action

Jan 11, 8:00 PM | New Orleans Arena Oklahoma City Thunder vs New Orleans Hornets Odds 9-2TEAM RECORD3-6 New Orleans will look to improve on its 3-6 record on Wednesday when they host Oklahoma City in NBA odds action at New Orleans Arena. New Orleans battles the Thunder, currently with a 9-2 mark (5-6 ATS). The OVER/UNDER records, important for totals bettors, are 3-6 for...

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

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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