ScheduleAll times ET

2015-16 Schedule
10-7, 3rd in Southeast
Chuck Burton/AP

Hornets Daily Links: Tuesday

Top Headline: With Al Jefferson sidelined, Steve Clifford may start Cody Zeller at center

Kent Smith/NBAE/Getty Images

Hornets big man Jefferson (calf) out 2-3 weeks

After the 30-year-old underwent an MRI on Monday, the Hornets announced center Al Jefferson will miss about two to three weeks because of a strained left calf.

Elsa/Getty Images

Hornets make hair-raising leap

Only one thing could make Jeremy Lin's 'do look like that. Marc Stein has moved Charlotte up by six spots to 10th place in his rankings, the week's top riser. The Hornets are 8-2 at The Hive. Power Rankings

Kent Smith/Getty Images

Hornets Daily Links: Monday

Top Headline: Tyler Hansbrough is always ready when Clifford calls his name

Hornets slip by Bucks (0:57)

Hornets survive vs. Bucks

Nic Batum hit a go-ahead 3-pointer with 45 seconds left, and the Hornets ended the game on a 7-2 run to beat the Bucks and improve to 7-2 at home this season. Milwaukee falls to 6-10, in 13th place in the East. Box score

Hornets turn tables on Bucks

After trailing by as many as 11 in the first quarter, the Hornets opened the second on a 14-0 run and lead by 5 late in the quarter. Charlotte is shooting 7-for-15 from 3-point range. Follow live

Hornets hot at home

Charlotte has gone 7-2 at home this season, going 4-1 on the current homestand. The Hornets look to continue their winning ways against the Bucks, who've lost 5 of their past 6 games. Follow live

Elsa/Getty Images

Hornets with fantasy value

Jeremy Lin has been a productive fantasy asset on both sides of the ball recently. Lin is available in about 67 percent of ESPN leagues. Also in Charlotte, Jeremy Lamb's role in the offense makes him an interesting addition in deeper leagues. Forecast: Nov. 30-Dec 6

Cam hamming and dabbing for the camera (0:26)
Smith Supermans and Dabs Cam (0:35)
James, Cavaliers down Hornets (1:11)
Grant Halverson/Getty Images
4dDave McMenamin

Hornets coach: Jordan 'easiest owner to work for'

Hornets coach Steve Clifford believes Michael Jordan's experience as a player gives him a perspective that most owners don't have and helps make him "the easiest owner to work for."

Cavs feeling Hornets' sting at the half

After Kemba Walker sank a trio of free throws, the Hornets lead the Cavs 52-50 at the break. Charlotte is 7-1 when leading at half and 5-0 at home. Halftime stats

Dave McMenamin ESPN Staff Writer 

One of the more, well let's just say "unique" promotions I've ever seen: The Charlotte Hornets handing out a single sock to fans for their game vs. the Cleveland Cavaliers tonight.

Rocky Widner/Getty Images

Cavaliers (11-4) at Hornets (9-6)

Cleveland held a players-only meeting after its third-consecutive road loss in Toronto on Wednesday. LeBron James is hoping to avoid a fourth-straight road loss in Charlotte. Follow live

Kent Smith/NBAE/Getty Images

Nicolas Batum among top DFS plays

The Hornets small forward is one of Tom Carpenter's top recommendations for Friday night, when Charlotte will host Cleveland. Best buys (Insider)

Rocky Widner/NBAE/Getty Images
4dDave McMenamin

LeBron: MJ affects my career, business life

Michael Jordan's impact on LeBron James the businessman might not be readily apparent, but he also has been influential on "The Chosen One" in that aspect of life.

AP Photo/Chuck Burton

Hornets Daily Links: Friday

Top Headline: It's been 22 games since Charlotte beat a LeBron James-led team

Hornets use big run to beat Wizards (0:56)

Halftime: Hornets 58, Wizards 54

Charlotte is going for a seventh straight home win at Time Warner Cable Arena, where it holds a small lead at the break behind Marvin Williams' 10 first-half points. Marcin Gortat and Bradley Beal lead the Wizards with 13 points apiece. Follow live

Team Stats

Points Per Game102.57th
Rebounds Per Game43.322nd
Assists Per Game21.515th
Points Allowed98.810th

Team History


ESPN Fan Shop Powered By

  • adidas Men's Charlotte Hornets Kemba Walker #15 Purple T-ShirtPrice: $32.00 Shop

  • Majestic Men's Charlotte Hornets Hardwood Classic Therma Base Armour Purple HoodiePrice: $65.00 Shop