Hornets allow 41 4th quarter points to the Magic -- what happened to the Hornets defense?
Only six teams have a lower winning percentage than the Hornets. It's starting to be troubling.
Al Jefferson has 12 points as Magic trail Hornets by 10 at 44-34.
Hornets lead Magic 27-26 after 1st quarter. Victor Oladipo has eight points as does Al Jefferson.
Al Jefferson to the bench with two fouls, and Vucevic scores. Hornets lead 20-19.
Hornets SF Marvin Williams has 6 pts as Magic leave him upon, daring him to score. Meanwhile, Nik Vucevic can't do a thing with Al Jefferson
Whatcha know about that CLASSIC Hornets look?
See ya tonight Chalortte!!
Jeff Taylor was at Hornets shootaround. He was not made available for interviews.
If the Bobcats win this game, this will be their first victory in program history without rolls in the press box. This is unprecedented.
ESPN sources say Hornets' Jeff Taylor now conferring w/his reps & likely to make statement FRI in Charlotte in response to 24-game penalty
The NBAPA, in a statement, calls the 24-game suspension for Hornets forward Jeff Taylor "excessive" and says they will appeal on his behalf.
NBPA disagrees with NBA's 24-game suspension for Hornets F Jeffrey Taylor, calling it "excessive, without precedent and a violation of CBA."
Toughest schedules (vs. 500 or above opponents) through first 11-12 games: Lakers (11 of 12 foes), Spurs (9 of 11 foes), Hornets (9 of 12).
Last Pacer game-winner at the buzzer was from Mike Dunleavy in 2010. Same basket, also on a rebound, against the (New Orleans) Hornets.
The 7 teams allowing fewer smart shots than Jazz are all mostly good defensively - GSW, Bulls, Blazers, Pistons, Hornets, Wizards and Pacers
Bucks run same play that got Middleton great look at end of Hornets loss. This time it's Knight who steps up and drills the HUGE 3 to tie.
Hornets: "The NBA has informed us of its decision to suspend Jeffery Taylor. We understand and support the NBA's position in this matter."
Nice put-back by Solomon Hill at the buzzer. Pacers 88, Hornets 86.