Posts tagged with ‘Kemba Walker’

  • Nicolas Batum Thriving with The Hornets

    By Michael Kaskey-Blomain on November 29, 2015
    In Portland, Nicolas Batum’s role consisted largely of playing defense, getting out in transition, and being ready to knock down open opportunities. Though he was a well-respected role-player, he was often an offensive afterthought, looked to only if Damian Lillard, LaMarcus Aldridge, and Wesley Matthews were unable to create something themselves. Batum was rarely an offensive initiator, or a beneficiary […]
  • Kemba Walker, Hornets benefiting from new additions and a revamped offense

    By Michael Kaskey-Blomain on November 24, 2015
    Some aspects of the Hornets’ offensive approach this season are familiar. Al Jefferson can still be found down on the block, doing work – although he is noticeably lighter – and Kemba Walker is still the team’s motor, controlling the tempo and getting buckets. However, the 2015-16 campaign has also proven different, as the Hornets’ offense doesn’t have to live […]
  • Hornets Pummel Pistons 102-78

    By James Plowright on April 1, 2015
    The Hornets continued to play with the fans emotions by defeating the Pistons 102-78, with six Hornets scoring in double figures Charlotte came out hot in the first quarter (No seriously, this isn’t an April fools) outscoring the Pistons 33-25. Kemba Walker did the majority of the damage, scoring 12 points and only missing one shot from the field. Al Jefferson […]
  • UPDATED – QCH Source: Kemba Walker will return to action tomorrow night vs. Sacramento

    By 027z77857029 on March 10, 2015
    Queen City Hoops has learned that Kemba Walker will indeed return to action Wednesday night at home against the Sacramento Kings. QCH learned earlier this afternoon that Kemba would indeed return to the court tomorrow night and then Walker confirmed the news in an interview with after practice today. “I’m playing. I’ll be out there tomorrow night playing against the […]
  • Hornets Waive Jannero Pargo, Sign Elliott Williams to 10-day Contract

    By 027z77857029 on February 3, 2015
    Photo Credits: Chuck Burton/AP Images
  • Game Preview: Charlotte Hornets (19-26) at San Antonio Spurs (29-17)

    By 027z77857029 on January 28, 2015
    WHEN/WHERE 8:30pm EST, AT&T Center TV/RADIO SportSouth/WFNZ 610 AM PROBABLE LINEUP BREAKDOWN INJURY REPORT Hornets Janerro Pargo – OUT Kemba  Walker – OUT Bismack Biyombo – OUT Marvin Williams – DTD   Spurs None ESPN 3 on 3 1. We are officially in the post-Kemba era, or the pre-Kemba era, depending on how you look at it.  Given the roster as […]
  • Queen City Hoops Twitter Mailbag #1

    By James Plowright on January 27, 2015
    This was a great way of combining two of my favorite things, Twitter and talking about the Hornets! It’s always great fun interacting with passionate Hornets fans, I got some great questions from: @AdamLaGrange – @DCWLN – @SwarmnSting – @QCsportsReport – @Chill1121 – @OriginalBuzzCLT. If you enjoyed reading this and would like to get your question featured on next week’s mailbag make sure you tweet me @JPlowright_NBA @JPlowright_NBA @QCHblog When […]
  • Kemba Walker to Have Surgery, Team Pursuing Options for Backup PG

    By 027z77857029 on January 26, 2015
    Photo: Sam Sharpe/USA Today
  • Is Kemba Walker’s Injury More Serious Than First Thought?

    By 027z77857029 on January 25, 2015
    Uh-oh. We’re hearing that Kemba’s knee injury, specifically a a joint cyst that results in soreness,  could be worse than first thought. It’s an injury he’s managed since high school but it sounds like there is concern it may not be able to be managed any longer. The Charlotte Observer’s Rick Bonnell reported that the team is continuing to evaluate […]
  • Kemba Walker Named Eastern Conference Player of the Week

    By 027z77857029 on January 12, 2015
    Photo Credits: Streeter Lecka/Getty Images