Ben Gordon had 15 points for Charlotte, while Byron Mullens hit four 3s and finished with 14, but left with a hyperextended left knee in the fourth quarter. Team officials said they expected his injury to be re-evaluated Wednesday. Kemba Walker and rookie Michael Kidd-Gilchrist each scored 10 points.
Down 57-46 at halftime, the Hornets surged in front for good by opening the third quarter with a 12-0 run during which Davis and Rivers combining for seven points.
Chandler Parsons is 'all ears' as he enters free agency, sources told ESPN, while the Mavericks are prioritizing other potential targets.
Jemele Hill thinks it's only natural for Knicks fans to think Kevin Durant is coming to New York because Knicks fans think all free agents want to play from them.
Michael Smith thinks Sam Presti's trade to acquire Victor Oladipo means Kevin Durant will re-sign with the Thunder.