If Nets win tonight they clinch tiebreaker over Hornets.
Mo Williams with the Hornets: 22.8 points and 8.0 assists per game along with a 58.8 TS% and 23.2 PER. MVP?
"From here on out it's got to be sub-to-win," Hornets coach Steve Clifford said of not playing Lance Stephenson in second half.
Final: Hornets 104, Lakers 103
FINAL: Lakers 103, Hornets 104.
With Charlotte beating the Lakers tonight, winner of tomorrow's Nets-Hornets game will be in eighth place.
Lakers lose 104-103 to Hornets. Jeremy Lin hits a 3 at the buzzer, but doesn't matter. Lakers lost 2 straight and are 16-43
Final: Hornets 104, Lakers 103. Lin had 23, 8 and 6, Boozer 15 and 11 in 3 Q's. Mo Williams had 20 and 13 for Charlotte.
LAL got a driving bucket from Clarkson (19 points on 9 of 19 FG's) to cut it to 3 with 0:09.0 left. Time out Hornets.
Henderson only makes 1 of 2. Hornets up 101-96 w/ 13.9 seconds left
Officials rule that the ball went out of bounds on Jordan Hill after he tried to get rebound. Lakers trailing Hornets 95-92 with 1:36 left
Al final del tercer cuarto: Lakers 70, Hornets 74.
Hornets in control. 11-point lead. Classic 3rd qtr meltdown for LA.
Los Hornets se escapan a 63-53 al comienzo del tercer periodo.
Hornets open an 11-point lead on Cody Zeller's 3-point play.
Lakers looking awful right now. Ball stopping. No one moving. Empty possession after empty possession. Hornets up by five, 57-52
Hornets get off to a quick start to the 3rd quarter with Zeller driving to the basket uncontested for the dunk. SMH.
Entretiempo: Lakers 50, Hornets 50. Muy entretenida primera mitad.
Lakers and Hornets tied up 50-50 at halftime. Clarkson leads w/ 11 points. Boozer has 10 points
A few bad possessions for the Lakers to start the second quarter. Hornets take the lead, 32-30.
End of first: Lakers 30, Hornets 27. Lakers shooting 13-of-24 from field and 4-of-8 from 3-point range.
Al final del primer cuarto: Lakers 30, Hornets 27.
Lakers up 30-27 over Hornets after 1st Q. Jordan Clarkson w/ 9 pojnts on a 4 of 8 clip & 2 assists
Lakers y Hornets empatados en 14. Los locales se recuperaron tras el buen arranque de los angelinos. Ambos con mucha puntería temprano.
Despite a 7-0 start, the Hornets have tied the game, 14-14. Every Lakers starter has scored except for Carlos Boozer.
Ryan Kelly's 3-pointer is LAL's 2nd, though it comes amidst 5 straight Hornets makes in a 14-12 LAL lead halfway through the 1st Q.
The 2009 NCAA Final Four's Outstanding Player, Wayne Ellington, is 2 for 2 early to give LAL a 9-2 edge over the Hornets.
Hornets start out 0-of-5 from the field.
Hornets coach Steve Clifford said he thinks Michael Kidd-Gilchrist can absolutely grow into the best perimeter defender in the NBA.
If you have tickets to Hornets at Raptors April 15, NBA has moved start time up to 7 p.m.
Since trade to Hornets (5 games), Mo Williams averaging 23.4 pts and 7.0 ast. Hornets tied with Pacers and Nets for No. 8 in East.