Twenty-five of Hornets' 78 points so far have come off Sixers' turnovers. They have a gift for throwing away the ball.
Hornets' largest margin of victory so far this season is 9 (home victory over Boston Celtics)
Hornets converted 12 76ers turnovers into 17 points. Sixers lead the NBA in turnovers.
Halftime: Hornets 66, Sixers 46. Hornets are 7-of-12 from 3-point range.
If I don’t type Bobcats in my recap, it will be a gosh darn miracle.
Big Al is 2-of-9 tonight, but the extreme defensive attention he's drawn has worked in Hornets' favor all half.
Not often the Hornets have the luxury of giving the starters such a long second-quarter rest.
End of first: Hornets 37, Sixers 26. Philly was hell-bent on shutting down the paint, which left the perimeter wide open.
Hornets 5-of-6 from 3-point range. This is not a typo.
This is the first time Birdman has started multiple games in the same season since 2005-06 with the Hornets (almost a decade).
Big contrast in styles tonight. Hornets slow pace/low turnover. Sixers high pace/high turnover.
Knicks one game ahead of Philly in standings. But Sixers play Hornets, Magic & banged-up Heat team next. Knicks have PHX, TOR and Washington
blow the whistle
Source: Hornets haven't received good offers for Lance Stephenson. Have decided to "keep him for now." Indiana, Miami among teams w/interest
Hornets are calling Stephenson's injury a pelvic sprain.
End of third: Hornets 87, Suns 83
Big Al and Kemba both have reached 20 points with a quarter to go. They're a combined 18-of-30 from the field. Hornets shooting 53%
Brian Roberts 3 makes it a 16-point Hornets lead.