Big Al starts the second half. Bismack Biyombo has a knee contusion and is questionable to return.
Hornets' Marvin Williams being evaluated for a concussion; return doubtful. Bismack Biyombo right knee contusion; return questionable.
Hornets say that Marvin Williams will not return - and Bismack Biyombo is questionable - knee contusion. Not embarrassment.
Bismack Biyombo has an odd habit - he rebounds and retreats about 5 steps and then remembers which basket he's supposed to shoot at.
Bismack Biyombo will start again at center.
Derrick Williams, Jan Vesely, Bismack Biyombo and Jimmer Fredette were all drafted ahead of Klay Thompson in 2011.
Players drafted ahead of Klay Thompson: Derrick Williams, Tristan Thompson, Jan Vesely, Bismack Biyombo, Kemba Walker, Jimmer Fredette.
TONIGHT'S STARTERS Heat (18-23): Granger, Andersen, Bosh, Wade, Chalmers Hornets (17-25): Kidd-Gilchrist, Zeller, Biyombo, Henderson, Walker
In last 4 games, Bismack Biyombo averaged 10.5 points (65.2 FG%), 11.8 boards and 2 blocks in 25 minutes. He was Player of the Week nominee.
Other nominees for POW: Bismack Biyombo, LeBron James, Brandon Jennings, Steph Curry, Matt Barnes, Blake Griffin, Zach Randolph, Chris Bosh.
By the way ... all this talk of Biyombo, and Matt Bonner had four friggin' blocks. The Red Mutombo.
Asked Pop how come the Spurs kept challenging Biyombo. His answer is full of LOL: http://t.co/xWwv0HBsnD
Great foul there by Bonner puts Biyombo (3-7 FT) on line with 1:47 left in Charlotte
Woo. Bismack Biyombo's XX9s are fire. http://t.co/1IOK9poVmp
Eager to see how the rest of Biyombo's career shakes out.
*Looks up how many blocks Biyombo has tonight* - actually surprised it's only 5. Seems like more than 7. SA by 8 with 3:50 left in 3Q.
Biyombo is wildly athletic, sure. At some point, don't you stop setting him up for volleyball spikes?
Biyombo had two double-digit scoring nights this season. He's got his third in the 3Q. 11 points, 12 boards.
Bismack Biyombo is Congolese for Kevin Seraphin
Biyombo is a shot-blocking SOB.
Um ... who pulled Biyombo's string? He's spoiling what otherwise was a really good half for the Spurs.
Spurs: Parker, Green, Daye, Duncan, Bonner. Hornets: Walker, Henderson, MKG, Zeller, Biyombo.
Before Acy's hot fourth quarter to give him 14 points, the Knicks didn't have a player in the game with as many points as Biyombo.
Biyombo came in averaging 3.5 points and 5.5 rebounds. He's currently at 12 and 10 with still half the third quarter left.
The Hornets are even running plays for Biyombo. Just kick more sand on the Knicks why don't you.
Ahora para dar por culo Biyombo se apunta un 2+1. El partido se anima mínimamente. Defienden todos menos que mi brother Dusko Savanovic.
A Biyombo le han dado la pelota a cinco metros del aro. Ha hecho tres fintas con más miedo que siete viejas y ha tirado una mierda de tiro.
Bismack Biyombo now has more points for the Celtics tonight than Brandan Wright.
Just experienced the saddest NBA autocorrect suggestion: Biyombo became "bimbo."
Kevin Love on getting kneed by Biyombo: "I'm sure it'll be sore but it's nothing I can't play on. It just doesn't feel good at the moment."
The storied Bismack Biyombo-Brendan Haywood matchup in the middle.
Charlotte centers Jefferson and Biyombo are a combined 0-6. Hornets 1-23 after a 5-10 start.
Henson and Biyombo trade blocks on each other. Now Bucks are cold with Bayless and Middleton missing open 3s.
Klay Thompson, Kawhi Leonard, Jimmy Butler, Nik Vucevic didn't go top 10 in 2011. Jan Vesely, Jimmer Fredette, Bismack Biyombo went top 10.