So ... Lance Stephenson was brought in to help Charlotte win big games, eh?
Lance Stephenson on sitting: "It's not in my hands."
"I'm not saying it's his fault at all." Clifford on Lance Stephenson not playing.
Lance Stephenson has never not played by coach's decision as a Hornet. His fewest minutes so far this season were eight Saturday.
Last four quarters Lance Stephenson has played zero minutes.
Brian Roberts coming in. Still no Lance Stephenson.
Lance Stephenson played 14 minutes vs. Nets and 12 last night. He's at 8 in this game and hasn't played second half.
Lance Stephenson is 1-of-8 from the field.
Lance Stephenson used to be a dangerous triple-double threat. Those were the days.
Nets open the second with Jarrett Jack, Bojan Bogdanovic, Joe Johnson, Thaddeus Young and Brook Lopez. Lance Stephenson in for Charlotte.
Stephenson again, taking Bulls players off the dribble. If only his head were on straight...
Lance Stephenson has been a non-factor for Hornets, but his physical defense ticking off Gay, McLemore. Kings slapping LS hands away
Waiting patiently for Lance Stephenson blowing Ron Hunter off of his chair to join the Internet.
(Pacers use it less because Lance Stephenson was great at throwing the crosscourt pass, but they still use it)
Hornets in the bonus the last 5 1/2 minutes. Lance Stephenson 3-point play cuts deficit to one.
Stephenson given tech for punching the stanchion in frustration. Refs have to look the other way on something like that. Wasn't mad at call.
Horrible play by Stephenson. McLemore gets the dunk, the foul and the technical. 92-84 Kings.
Tech on Lance Stephenson. Possible 4 point play.
Lance Stephenson is not very popular in the stands here. He just picked up a tech
Lance Stephenson gets the T after fouling Ben McLemore on the break.
That 3 puts Lance Stephenson in double-figures
Jason Richardson and Henry Walker have more threes in seven games (15) than Lance Stephenson has had in his 47 games this season.
Lance Stephenson has the same numbers of 3s as Amir Johnson (14) and fewer than bigs LaMarcus Aldridge, Darrell Arthur, Trevor Booker, etc.
Last year with Pacers, Lance Stephenson shot 35.2% from three (86-244). This year with Hornets, he's shooting with 15.2% from three (14-92).
Stephenson put Tolliver in the spin cycle for jumper.
Interesting -- Steve Clifford inserted Brian Roberts ahead of Lance Stephenson.
This is the first time Lance Stephenson has reached 10 points since Feb. 22 in Dallas. Two double-figure scoring games in last 16.
I remember a bunch of people arguing with me last year, saying Lance Stephenson was a better player than Gordon Hayward
If Lance Stephenson were guarding Russell Westbrook, I assume he'd blow on his mask to fog it up.
Lance Stephenson just tried to hammer one home on Mason Plumlee but fired it off the back of the rim. Fell to the floor begging for a call.
Lance Stephenson can't even make plays against the Nets' end of the bench unit right now.
BTW, Steve Clifford said pre-game he was the one in Hornets management who most advocated signing Lance Stephenson.
Lance Stephenson in for Charlotte to start the second quarter.
Brooklyn-native Lance Stephenson not starting in Brooklyn. He played collegiately at UC, where Brooklyn-native Sandy Koufax pitched.
Lance Stephenson, back in Brooklyn, walks straight into the stands to sign autographs and take pictures with the dozens of fans calling him.