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Kemba Walker Will Have Surgery To Repair Meniscus; Out Six Week…

Kemba Walker Will Have Surgery To Repair Meniscus; Out Six Weeks Or More

dimemag.com ESPN.com nba.com Updated Jan 26 (4 days ago)
The Charlotte Hornets finally have some clarity on the status of injured point guard Kemba Walker – it’s not good, either. The team announced that its crunch-time assassin will have surgery on Wednesday to replace a torn meniscus in his left knee. Below…
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  • Hornets' Walker to miss six weeks after knee surgery

    Hornets' Walker to miss six weeks after knee surgery

    nba.com Jan 28 (2 days ago)
    The Charlotte Hornets expect point guard Kemba Walker will miss a minimum of six weeks after undergoing surgery to repair a torn lateral meniscus in his left knee.
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  • Hornets' Walker to undergo surgery; return unclear

    Hornets' Walker to undergo surgery; return unclear

    nba.com ESPN.com Jan 26 (4 days ago)
    The Hornets announced Monday that Kemba Walker will undergo surgery to repair a torn lateral meniscus in his left knee.
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  • Report: Hornets, Nets Talking Lance Stephenson, Joe Johnson Swa…

    Report: Hornets, Nets Talking Lance Stephenson, Joe Johnson Swap

    dimemag.com Jan 25 (5 days ago)
    The “untradeable” Joe Johhnson just might be on the move again. According to a report, the Brooklyn Nets are discussing a deal that would send the seven-time All-Star to the Charlotte Hornets in exchange for Lance Stephenson. The news is courtesy of Yah…
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  • Knicks' Anthony out vs. Hornets

    Knicks' Anthony out vs. Hornets

    nba.com Jan 24 (6 days ago)
    New York Knicks coach Derek Fisher said Carmelo Anthony and Jose Calderon will sit out Saturday night against the Charlotte Hornets.
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  • Cavs' 75-point 1st half overwhelms Hornets

    Cavs' 75-point 1st half overwhelms Hornets

    ESPN.com Jan 23
    LeBron James scored 25 points and the Cleveland Cavaliers put on a dominant performance by routing the Charlotte Hornets 129-90 on Friday night for their fifth straight win.
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  • Wade fined $15,000 for obscene gesture

    Wade fined $15,000 for obscene gesture

    nba.com Jan 22
    Miami Heat guard Dwyane Wade has been fined $15,000 for making an obscene gesture during the Heat's 78-76 loss to the Charlotte Hornets on Wednesday, Jan. 21, at Time Warner Cable Arena, it was announced today by Rod Thorn, President, Basketball Operati…
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  • Heat's Deng, Whiteside to miss game vs. Hornets

    Heat's Deng, Whiteside to miss game vs. Hornets

    nba.com Jan 21
    Point guard Kemba Walker started against the Miami Heat after missing the last two games because of a cyst on his left knee.
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  • Hornets' Walker out, Jefferson back  vs. Wolves

    Hornets' Walker out, Jefferson back vs. Wolves

    nba.com Jan 19
    Charlotte Hornets coach Steve Clifford said center Al Jefferson has been cleared by doctors and will play against the Minnesota Timberwolves.
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  • Lance Stephenson's Unimpressed With His Bobblehead

    Lance Stephenson's Unimpressed With His Bobblehead

    deadspin.com Jan 18
    The Hornets made a bobblehead for Lance Stephenson, but Stephenson wasn't wowed by the result. If you're not convinced by the real Stephenson's face, his Instagram caption makes it clear: "This bubblehead do not look like me." He's right.Read more...
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  • Watch Lance Stephenson Randomly Shoulder-Check Roy Hibbert To T…

    Watch Lance Stephenson Randomly Shoulder-Check Roy Hibbert To The Floor

    dimemag.com Jan 17
    Lance Stephenson is playing his former team tonight. Was there any way he’d have left The Time Warner Cable Arena without butting heads with the Indiana Pacers? Nah. Watch Born Ready get his shot blocked by Roy Hibbert and react by randomly shoulder-che…
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  • Hornets without Walker, Jefferson vs. Pacers

    Hornets without Walker, Jefferson vs. Pacers

    nba.com ESPN.com Jan 17
    The Charlotte Hornets say point guard Kemba Walker will not play against the Indiana Pacers on Saturday night because of a cyst on his left knee.
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  • Sources: Hornets out of Nets-OKC trade talks

    Sources: Hornets out of Nets-OKC trade talks

    ESPN.com Jan 16
    The Brooklyn Nets and Oklahoma City Thunder are involved in discussions about a trade involving Brook Lopez and Kendrick Perkins, according to sources.
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  • Sources: Nets, Hornets talk Stephenson deal

    Sources: Nets, Hornets talk Stephenson deal

    ESPN.com Jan 15
    The Brooklyn Nets, Charlotte Hornets and Oklahoma City Thunder are involved in discussions about a three-way trade that would send Brooklyn playground legend Lance Stephenson to his hometown team, according to league sources.
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  • Report: Thunder Targeting Brook Lopez In Potential Three-Team T…

    Report: Thunder Targeting Brook Lopez In Potential Three-Team Trade

    dimemag.com Jan 15
    The Oklahoma City Thunder might not be done dealing just yet. Just a week after acquiring Dion Waiters from the Cleveland Cavaliers, Sam Presti and company are reportedly in discussions with the Brooklyn Nets and Charlotte Hornets on a three-team trade …
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  • Hornets' P.J. Hairston fined $5,000 for flop

    Hornets' P.J. Hairston fined $5,000 for flop

    Charlotte Hornets forward P.J. Hairston has been fined $5,000 by the NBA for violating the league's anti-flopping rules for the second time this season.
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  • Walker, Thompson named Players of the Week

    Walker, Thompson named Players of the Week

    nba.com Jan 12
    The Charlotte Hornets' Kemba Walker and the Golden State Warriors' Klay Thompson today were named NBA Eastern and Western Conference Players of the Week, respectively, for games played Monday, Jan. 5, through Sunday, Jan. 11.
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  • Quincy Acy Receives ‘MVP’ Chants From MSG Crowd As Knicks Get B…

    Quincy Acy Receives ‘MVP’ Chants From MSG Crowd As Knicks Get Blown Out

    dimemag.com Jan 10
    The New York Knicks trailed by 45 points at the beginning of the fourth quarter during their embarrassing 110-82 loss to the Charlotte Hornets. If not the for the relative heroics of Quincy Acy, their deficit would have been even worse. As he caps a 15-…
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  • Video - What If the Kings Had Drafted Klay Thompson? 05:27

    What If the Kings Had Drafted Klay Thompson?

    Jan 30
    In 2011, Jimmer Fredette was selected one pick before Klay Thompson. What if it had gone the other way?
  • Video - Davis Injured In Loss To Nuggets 00:48

    Davis Injured In Loss To Nuggets

    Jan 28
    Anthony Davis was helped off in the third quarter after colliding with Kenneth Faried but returned as the Pelicans fell to the Nuggets 93-85.
  • Video - Davis Sky-High For Slam 00:20

    Davis Sky-High For Slam

    Jan 26
    Pelicans center Anthony Davis finishes the lobbed ball with a one-handed slam versus the 76ers.
  • Video - Davis Fuels Pelicans To Fourth Straight Win 00:55

    Davis Fuels Pelicans To Fourth Straight Win

    Jan 26
    Anthony Davis scored 32 points and grabbed 10 rebounds in the Pelicans' 25-point win over the 76ers.

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