PER PER Against (Net) Kemba Walker 18.9 16.3 (+2.6) Strengths: Kemba’s season was one long sigh of relief. Drafted in 2011 as one of the bedrocks of Charlotte’s rebuilding effort, his rookie year was a disappointment (in part for reasons beyond his control).
Charlotte Bobcats owner Michael Jordan will officially announce Tuesday that the team is changing the nickname back to the Hornets. The fans have never taken to the Bobcats nickname and the change should result in an increase in sold team merchandise.
Jeff McDonald of the San Antonio Express-News: Prepare for the correction: The Spurs left the AT&T Center after Game 1 uniform in their belief that they were unlikely to make 14 3-pointers again this series.