Watch Dominant Embiid score career-high 43, 76ers beat Hornets in OT — ProBasketballTalk | NBC Sports

Charlotte played without five players, including starters Lamelo Ball and Terry Rozier because of NBA health and safety protocols.

Watch Dominant Embiid score career-high 43, 76ers beat Hornets in OT — ProBasketballTalk | NBC Sports

LaMelo Ball, three other Hornets placed in health and safety protocols — ProBasketballTalk | NBC Sports

In addition to Ball, Terry Rozier, Mason Plumlee and Jalen McDaniels are in the protocols.

LaMelo Ball, three other Hornets placed in health and safety protocols — ProBasketballTalk | NBC Sports

Watch Giannis Antetokounmpo hit game-winning layup, Bucks top Hornets — ProBasketballTalk | NBC Sports

Antetokounmpo finished the night with 40 points, 12 rebounds, and nine assists.

Watch Giannis Antetokounmpo hit game-winning layup, Bucks top Hornets — ProBasketballTalk | NBC Sports

Timberwolves’ defense takes a step back in loss to Hornets — Twin Cities

With five straight wins and a defensive rating fourth in the NBA, the Minnesota Timberwolves had legitimate reasons for feeling confident heading into Charlotte on Friday. 679 more words

Timberwolves’ defense takes a step back in loss to Hornets — Twin Cities

Watch LaMelo Ball put on a show, score 32 in Hornets fifth straight win — ProBasketballTalk | NBC Sports

Ball had a season-high 32 points plus 11 rebounds and eight assists.

Watch LaMelo Ball put on a show, score 32 in Hornets fifth straight win — ProBasketballTalk | NBC Sports

Hornets’ reported baseline contract-extension offer to Miles Bridges: Four years, $60M — ProBasketballTalk | NBC Sports

Miles Bridges is an early favorite for Most Improved Player.

Hornets’ reported baseline contract-extension offer to Miles Bridges: Four years, $60M — ProBasketballTalk | NBC Sports

Kelly Oubre will not return to Warriors, will sign with Hornets — Marin Independent Journal

Kelly Oubre Jr., a free agent, won’t be returning to the Warriors after agreeing to a two-year, $26 million deal with the Charlotte Hornets. Because of the deal’s length, which was reported by the Athletic, there is no possibility of a sign-and-trade. Oubre, 25, averaged 15.4 points, six rebounds and 1.3 assists while shooting 43.9%…

Kelly Oubre will not return to Warriors, will sign with Hornets — Marin Independent Journal

Clippers turn it around at halftime, crush Hornets — Daily Bulletin

Clippers guard Paul George shoots over Hornets guard Terry Rozier during the first half of Thursday’s game in Charlotte, N.C. The Clippers made 21 of their 45 3-point shots in a 113-90 victory. 3,674 more words

Clippers turn it around at halftime, crush Hornets — Daily Bulletin

George scores 20, Clippers roll past slumping Hornets 113-90 — WNCT

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Paul George had 20 points and 10 rebounds, Reggie Jackson added 19 points off the bench on five 3-pointers and the Los Angeles Clippers handed the slumping Charlotte Hornets their fourth loss in the last five games, 113-90 on Thursday night. Kawhi Leonard had 16 points and nine rebounds for the […]

George scores 20, Clippers roll past slumping Hornets 113-90 — WNCT

Hornets defense sets tone early, balanced attack leads to win over Celtics — ProBasketballTalk | NBC Sports

When Hornets coach James Borrego talks to his players about how he wants them to play, he’ll point back to Sunday’s game.

Hornets defense sets tone early, balanced attack leads to win over Celtics — ProBasketballTalk | NBC Sports