Charlotte Hornets

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4th in Southeast Division
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Fri, Oct 15, 2021

1:24pm - Terry Rozier (ankle) was back at practice Friday, but he was held out of the full-contract portion.

1:12pm - Kelly Oubre Jr. (ankle) returned to practice Friday, Marc J. Spears of ESPN.com reports.

1:08pm - Gordon Hayward cleared NBA Health and Safety Protocols and returned to practice Friday, Marc J. Spears of ESPN.com reports.

Wed, Oct 13, 2021

4:57pm - Mason Plumlee is starting Wednesday's preseason game against Dallas.

4:47pm - Kelly Oubre Jr. (ankle) has been ruled out for Wednesday's preseason game against the Mavericks.

Tue, Oct 12, 2021

1:43pm - Mason Plumlee cleared health and safety protocols and returned to practice Monday, Rod Boone of The Charlotte Observer reports.

1:34pm - Kelly Oubre Jr. (ankle) won't play in Wednesday's preseason contest against the Mavericks.

1:28pm - Gordon Hayward (COVID-19 protocols) won't play in Wednesday's preseason contest against the Mavericks.

Mon, Oct 11, 2021

10:59pm - LaMelo Ball had 19 points (7-14 FG, 2-8 3Pt, 3-3 FT), nine assists, eight rebounds and one steal in Monday's preseason loss to Miami.

5:59pm - Kelly Oubre Jr. (ankle) has been ruled out for Monday's preseason game against the Heat.

Sun, Oct 10, 2021

2:14pm - Terry Rozier will be out at least one week because of an ankle injury.

2:10pm - Mason Plumlee Hornets list Plumlee (COVID-19 health and safety protocols) as out for Monday's exhibition game against the Heat.

2:06pm - Gordon Hayward (COVID-19 health and safety protocols) has been ruled out for Monday's preseason game against the Heat.

12:33pm - Kelly Oubre Jr. head coach James Borrego mentioned after Sunday's practice that Oubre (ankle) is close to returning, Sam Perley of the Hornets' official site reports.

12:31pm - Mason Plumlee (health and safety protocols) is not expected to play Monday against the Heat, according to Rod Boone of The Charlotte Observer.

12:31pm - Gordon Hayward (health and safety protocols) is not expected to play Monday against the Heat, according to Rod Boone of The Charlotte Observer.

Thu, Oct 7, 2021

5:32pm - Kelly Oubre Jr. (ankle) has been ruled out for Thursday's preseason game against Memphis, Marc J. Spears of ESPN.com reports.

Wed, Oct 6, 2021

1:19pm - Gordon Hayward has been ruled out for Thursday's preseason game against the Grizzlies due to health and safety protocols.

1:18pm - Mason Plumlee is out for Thursday's preseason game against the Grizzlies due to health and safety protocols.

1:17pm - Kelly Oubre Jr. (ankle) is doubtful for Thursday's preseason contest against the Grizzlies.

Tue, Oct 5, 2021

2:21pm - Kelly Oubre Jr. (leg) didn't practice Tuesday, Sam Perley of the Hornets' official site reports.

Mon, Oct 4, 2021

10:39pm - LaMelo Ball finished Monday's preseason win over the Thunder with 15 points (7-13 FG, 1-4 3Pt), six rebounds, five assists and two steals.

10:06pm - Kelly Oubre Jr. suffered a right leg strain during Monday's preseason game against Oklahoma City.

Thu, Sep 23, 2021

1:46pm - Gordon Hayward (foot) is fully healthy entering training camp, David Aldridge of The Athletic reports.

Thu, Aug 19, 2021

9:41am - Terry Rozier and the Hornets agreed Thursday on a four-year, $97 million max contract extension, Shams Charania of The Athletic reports.

Mon, Aug 16, 2021

10:01pm - Grant Riller (shoulder) has been ruled out for the Hornets final Summer League contest Monday.

9:57pm - Vernon Carey Jr. (calf) has been ruled out for the Hornets final Summer League contest Monday.

Sat, Aug 7, 2021

10:33am - Wes Iwundu Hornets have acquired the Iwundu from the Pelicans as part of the three-team deal with Memphis that sent Devonte' Graham New Orleans, Rod Boone of SI.com reports.

Fri, Aug 6, 2021

12:00pm - Kelly Oubre Jr. agreed Thursday to a two-year, $26 million-plus deal with the Hornets, Shams Charania of The Athletic reports.

Wed, Aug 4, 2021

6:02pm - Nate Darling suffered an injury to his right knee and will be unable to participate in Summer League for the Hornets.

Tue, Aug 3, 2021

7:22pm - Ish Smith agreed Tuesday to a two-year contract with the Hornets, Shams Charania of The Athletic reports. The second year is a team option and $4.5 million is guaranteed.

Wed, Jun 16, 2021

3:03pm - LaMelo Ball has been named the NBA's 2020-21 Rookie of the Year, Adrian Wojnarowski of ESPN reports.

Thu, May 20, 2021

4:39pm - Gordon Hayward (foot) is expected to be 100 percent healthy for the start of training camp, Rick Bonnell of The Charlotte Observer reports.

Wed, May 19, 2021

1:40pm - Terry Rozier right wrist was in a brace following Tuesday's play-in elimination loss to the Pacers, Rick Bonnell of The Charlotte Observer reports.

10:23am - LaMelo Ball had 14 points (4-14 FG, 2-6 3Pt, 4-6 FT), four assists and a rebound across 27 minutes in Tuesday's loss against the Pacers.

10:21am - Terry Rozier delivered 16 points (7-20 FG, 0-9 3Pt, 2-2 FT), eight rebounds, six assists, a steal and a block across 35 minutes in Tuesday's loss against the Pacers.

Tue, May 18, 2021

6:12pm - Bismack Biyombo will start Tuesday's contest against the Pacers, Tony East of the West Indianapolis Community News reports.

Mon, May 17, 2021

3:38pm - Gordon Hayward (foot) is ruled out for Tuesday's match against the Pacers, Rick Bonnell of The Charlotte Observer reports.

Sun, May 16, 2021

5:07pm - Terry Rozier closed with 22 points (8-19 FG, 3-6 3Pt, 3-3 FT), nine rebounds, nine assists and three steals in 37 minutes during Sunday's 115-110 loss to Washington.

5:04pm - LaMelo Ball produced 19 points (7-21 FG, 2-8 3Pt, 3-4 FT), seven rebounds, five assists and two steals in 33 minutes during Sunday's 115-110 loss to the Wizards.

Sat, May 15, 2021

1:06pm - Bismack Biyombo will come off the bench Saturday against the Knicks, Rick Bonnell of The Charlotte Observer reports.

1:05pm - Cody Zeller is starting Saturday's game against the Knicks, Rick Bonnell of The Charlotte Observer reports.

Wed, May 12, 2021

3:58pm - Gordon Hayward (foot) is not expected to be available for the play-in tournament, Rod Boone of SI.com reports.

11:24am - Cody Zeller scored 15 points (7-9 FG, 1-2 FT) while adding 10 rebounds, three assists and two steals in 29 minutes off the bench during Tuesday's loss to the Buggers.

Tue, May 11, 2021

10:47pm - Terry Rozier registered 21 points (8-18 FG, 2-8 3Pt, 3-3 FT), five assists, three rebounds, two steals and one block in 40 minutes during Tuesday's 117-112 loss to the Nuggets.

10:24pm - LaMelo Ball accumulated five points (1-9 FG, 0-3 3Pt, 3-4 FT), 12 rebounds and seven assists in 31 minutes during Tuesday's 117-112 loss to the Nuggets.

Sun, May 9, 2021

10:38pm - LaMelo Ball had 22 points (10-19 FG, 2-5 3Pt, 0-3 FT), five assists, four rebounds and two steals in Sunday's loss to the Pelicans.

10:32pm - Terry Rozier went off for 43 points (16-26 FG, 7-11 3Pt, 4-4 FT), five rebounds, four assists and a steal in Sunday's loss to the Pelicans.

5:58pm - Malik Monk (ankle) has been cleared to play in Sunday's game against the Pelicans.

3:23pm - Malik Monk (ankle) is questionable for Sunday's game against the Pelicans.

Sat, May 8, 2021

5:11pm - Malik Monk (ankle) is off the injury report for Sunday's matchup against the Pelicans.

11:21am - Terry Rozier scored a team-high 28 points (9-20 FG, 3-11 3Pt, 7-9 FT) while adding six assists and five rebounds in 39 minutes during Friday's win over the Magic.

11:18am - LaMelo Ball scored 27 points (11-22 FG, 0-7 3Pt, 5-8 FT) while adding six rebounds, six assists and two steals in 34 minutes during Friday's win over the Magic.

11:14am - Bismack Biyombo scored 11 points (5-5 FG, 1-2 FT) while adding 11 rebounds, two blocks, one assist and one steal in 32 minutes during Friday's win over the Magic.

Fri, May 7, 2021

10:10pm - Malik Monk won't return to Friday's game against the Magic due to right ankle soreness.

2:58pm - Gordon Hayward (foot) was cleared to resume weight-bearing exercises Tuesday.

Thu, May 6, 2021

11:55pm - Malik Monk scored 20 points (7-16 FG, 6-11 3Pt) with seven assists and four rebounds in a 120-99 loss to the Bulls on Thursday.

11:54pm - LaMelo Ball collected four points (1-10 FG, 0-2 3Pt, 2-4 FT), nine assists and four rebounds in a 120-99 loss to the Bulls on Thursday.

11:54pm - Terry Rozier totaled 12 points (5-16 FG, 2-6 3Pt, 0-2 FT), eight rebounds, three assists and three steals in a 120-99 loss to the Bulls on Thursday.

6:41pm - Bismack Biyombo is starting Thursday's game against the Bulls, Chuck Swirsky of the Bulls Radio Network reports.

Wed, May 5, 2021

3:19pm - Brad Wanamaker logged 15 points (5-8 FG, 5-5 FT), five rebounds, four assists and a steal in 31 minutes of action during Tuesday's 102-99 win over the Pistons.

9:06am - Nate Darling was active for Tuesday's game against the Pistons, but he didn't see the floor in a coach's decision during the Hornets' 102-99 win.

Tue, May 4, 2021

11:50pm - Terry Rozier scored 18 points (8-23 FG, 2-9 3Pt, 0-1 FT) to go along with six assists and two rebounds in Tuesday's win over the Pistons.

11:41pm - LaMelo Ball scored 23 points (7-16 FG, 3-5 3Pt, 6-6 FT) to go along with seven rebounds, six assists and two steals across 31 minutes in Tuesday's win over the Pistons.

8:07pm - Cody Zeller went to the locker room to receive stitches for a lacerated lip but is available to return to Tuesday's contest against the Pistons.

5:51pm - Bismack Biyombo will start Tuesday's game against Detroit, Sam Perley of Hornets.com reports.

Sun, May 2, 2021

6:16pm - Nate Darling (ankle) is not listed on the injury report ahead of Sunday's game against Miami.

Sat, May 1, 2021

10:40pm - Bismack Biyombo had six points (3-4 FG, 0-5 FT), nine rebounds and five blocks in Saturday's win over Detroit.

10:34pm - LaMelo Ball finished Saturday's win over Detroit with 11 points (4-10 FG, 1-4 3Pt, 2-4 FT), eight assists, seven rebounds, two blocks and a steal.

7:15pm - Gordon Hayward (foot) is out of a walking boot, Rick Bonnell of The Charlotte Observer reports.

5:30pm - Malik Monk (ankle) will be available for Saturday's game against the Pistons.

5:18pm - LaMelo Ball (wrist) is available for Saturday's game against Detroit.

1:26pm - LaMelo Ball (wrist) will test his wrist pregame prior to determining whether he can play Saturday against the Pistons, Adrian Wojnarowski of ESPN reports.

1:22pm - Malik Monk (ankle) is planning to return Saturday against the Pistons, Adrian Wojnarowski of ESPN reports.

12:31pm - LaMelo Ball (wrist) is expected to play Saturday against Detroit, Shams Charania of The Athletic reports.

Fri, Apr 30, 2021

5:05pm - Malik Monk (ankle) is questionable for Saturday's contest against the Pistons.

5:03pm - LaMelo Ball (wrist) is questionable for Saturday's contest against the Pistons.

Tue, Apr 27, 2021

11:34pm - Terry Rozier scored eight points (4-17 FG, 0-7 3Pt) to go along with five rebounds, four assists and one block across 37 minutes in Tuesday's loss to the Bucks.

5:47pm - Malik Monk (ankle) is expected to test his sprained ankle during workouts Thursday or Friday, Rick Bonnell of the Charlotte Observer reports.

5:44pm - Gordon Hayward (foot) is not close to returning to game action, Rick Bonnell of the Charlotte Observer reports.

5:32pm - LaMelo Ball James Borrego said Tuesday that Ball (wrist) could participate in a live practice Thursday, Rod Boone of The Hive Vibes reports.

1:46pm - Nate Darling (ankle) will not play Tuesday against the Bucks.

1:45pm - Malik Monk (ankle) will not play Tuesday against the Bucks, and he remains without a clear timetable.

Mon, Apr 26, 2021

5:52pm - LaMelo Ball (wrist) is listed as out for Tuesday's game against the Bucks.

Sun, Apr 25, 2021

3:55pm - Terry Rozier tallied 21 points (8-18 FG, 5-9 3Pt), 11 assists, five rebounds, one steal and one block in 32 minutes during Sunday's 125-104 win over the Celtics.

Sat, Apr 24, 2021

1:31pm - Nate Darling (ankle) has been ruled out for Sunday's game against the Celtics.

1:29pm - Malik Monk (ankle) will not play in Sunday's matchup with the Celtics.

10:25am - Terry Rozier scored 25 points (9-20 FG, 2-8 3Pt, 5-5 FT) while adding six assists, one rebound and one steal in 37 minutes during Friday's win over the Cavaliers.

Fri, Apr 23, 2021

6:31pm - Vernon Carey Jr. will come off the bench Friday against the Cavaliers, Sam Perley of the Hornets' official site reports.

1:02pm - Cody Zeller is averaging 18.5 minutes, 8.5 points, 6.7 rebounds, 1.3 assists, 0.5 steals and 0.2 blocks on 62 percent shooting over his last 15 games.

12:27pm - Brad Wanamaker totaled 11 points (4-5 FG, 5-5 FT), five assists and one steal in 14 minutes during Thursday's 108-91 loss to the Bulls.

12:24pm - Nate Darling (ankle) has been ruled out for Friday's game against the Cavaliers.

12:17pm - Malik Monk (ankle) has been ruled out for Saturday's game against Cleveland.

Wed, Apr 21, 2021

5:17pm - Nate Darling (ankle) is out Thursday against the Bulls.

5:16pm - Malik Monk (ankle) is out Thursday against the Bulls.

Tue, Apr 20, 2021

10:40pm - Terry Rozier accumulated 21 points (8-17 FG, 4-9 3Pt, 1-2 FT), eight assists and seven rebounds in 38 minutes during Tuesday's loss to the Knicks.

Mon, Apr 19, 2021

8:09pm - LaMelo Ball Hornets said Monday that Ball's wrist has healed and he's been cleared to return to individual basketball activity, Tim Bontemps of ESPN.com reports.

4:10pm - Malik Monk (ankle) has been ruled out for Tuesday's game against the Knicks.

4:09pm - Nate Darling (ankle) will not play Tuesday against the Knicks.

Sun, Apr 18, 2021

6:35pm - Vernon Carey Jr. will make another start Sunday against the Blazers.

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