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Charlotte Hornets open to trading Kemba Walker

11:57 AM ET Adrian WojnarowskiESPN Overloaded with bad contracts and untradable assets, the Charlotte Hornets have made All-Star point guard Kemba Walker available in trade discussions, league sources told ESPN. Charlotte has been encouraging teams to make offers and appears eager to discuss attaching Walker to a larger trade in which another team would take […]

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New York Knicks star Kristaps Porzingis to miss Monday game against Charlotte Hornets with left knee discomfort

NEW YORK — New York Knicks star Kristaps Porzingis will miss the team’s game Monday against the Charlotte Hornets due to lingering discomfort in his injured left knee. Porzingis tested his knee prior to the game but was ruled out by the team approximately 90 minutes before tipoff. Porzingis originally suffered the knee injury in […]

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Cody Zeller of the Charlotte Hornets out for six weeks

8:00 PM ET Adrian WojnarowskiESPN Charlotte Hornets center Cody Zeller will undergo surgery to repair a torn meniscus in his left knee and will be expected to miss six weeks, league sources told ESPN. The Hornets confirmed Monday night that Zeller will have surgery but did not provide a timetable for his return. He will […]

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Charlotte Hornets center Cody Zeller out indefinitely after tearing medial meniscus in left knee

Charlotte Hornets center Cody Zeller is out indefinitely after he tore the medial meniscus in his left knee, the team announced Thursday. Zeller was injured in the third quarter of Wednesday’s 101-87 loss to the Golden State Warriors. The Hornets said Zeller is evaluating his treatment options. The fourth-year veteran is averaging 7.2 points and […]