I spoke to Hornets general manager Rich Cho briefly about Kemba Walker's knee. He said they're evaluating, should know something next week.
Nets lose by 35 in Utah. Hornets pass them in the standings for tonight.
Nets lose 108-73 to Jazz, fall to 18-26 and are now half-game behind Hornets for 8th playoff spot in the East. Next play Blazers Monday.
Friday, the Charlotte Hornets lost to the Cavs by 39. Tonight, they take over the 8th playoff spot. The NFC South lives...in the NBA East.
The Hornets' cheerleaders stay to dance and do a soul-train line dance after the team wins :)
Final: Hornets 76, Knicks 71. Knicks were good house-guests, committing two turnovers at the end.
Knicks and Hornets in a shootout - 71-69 Hornets at halftime. ... I'm kidding, it's 2:14 to play and it burns your eyes.
MKG layup from Lance Stephenson gives the Hornets a 63-56 lead with just more than nine minutes left.
Hornets going really small with Jason Maxiell at center and MKG at power forward.
End of third: Hornets 57, Knicks 54
Hornets lead 57-54 after three quarters with both teams shooting under 40 percent. Feel like I'm watching a game out of the 1948-49 season.
Hairston and Zeller in for Hornets.
Hornets just took their first lead of the game against the Knicks.
First Hornets lead on a Maxiell jumper from Lance Stephenson.
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.
Adding to the magic on this 37-36 game here with Knicks and Hornets - Marvin Williams being tested for a concussion.
Reason Hornets in this game: They took 21 free throws in the first half to the Knicks' six.
Halftime: Hornets trail Knicks 37-36 after shooting 10-of-39 from the field.
Hornets big men now down to Jefferson, Zeller, Maxiell and Vonleh. Guessing you could see some MKG at power forward 2nd half.
Hornets are 5-of-30 from the field. Starting to hear boos.
Not sure just how much Kemba needed the night off, but if he can stand up Hornets might need him - 17 points in first 16:30.
The Hornets have decided that attacking the rim on every trip is a good strategy. Seems to be working as Knicks lead is now down to 14-12.
Cody Zeller hits from 19 feet as Hornets finally score 4:40 into this game.
It's 9-0 Knicks. Hornets 0 for 9.
Hornets miss their first nine shots.
Hornets are 0-for-9 and Knicks' 10-day guys are winning 9-0.
José Calderón y Carmelo Anthony serán baja esta noche en el partido entre New York Knicks y Charlotte Hornets.
Bottom of East playoffs by record: 7th: Heat (19-24) 8th: Nets (18-25) 9th: Hornets (18-26) 10th: Pistons (17-26) 11th: Celtics (15-26)
Kemba Walker out tonight for the Hornets.
East playoff picture: Heat one game ahead of Nets for seventh; Nets half game ahead of Hornets, game ahead of Pistons, two ahead of Celtics.
Watching Cavs-Hornets. Like that CLE tried a lineup w/o a traditional PG when Shump came in. Cavs just rampaging.
Knicks say Carmelo (recovery day) is questionable tonight vs. hornets. Calderon (knee) and Bargnani (calf) are out. Amar'e is available.