2019 SeasonAll times ET

2019 Schedule
14-13, 1st in Southeast

The MJ and Malik Monk Situation

Brian Windhorst, Jackie MacMullan, Tim MacMahon and Andrew Han discuss the Michael Jordan-Malik Monk situation (6:45), the ongoing Bulls drama (16:00), the Celtics, Luka Doncic's incredible week and much more.

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Jordan: Tapping Monk on head was out of 'love'

Hornets owner Michael Jordan says lightly smacking the back of second-year guard Malik Monk's head in the closing seconds of Wednesday night's win against the Pistons was a "tap of endearment."

Was Jordan justified for slapping Monk in the head? (1:58)
MJ upset at Monk after tech for early celebration (0:29)
Walker sparks Hornets' wild victory (1:30)
Lamb ignites MJ with game winner (0:46)
Monk throws down the hammer (0:21)
Walker's no-look pass sets up Lamb to score (0:22)
Bridges destroys the rim (0:17)
Walker's 25 points lift Hornets to win over Knicks (1:10)
Walker hits buzzer-beating 3 in 3rd (0:35)
Kidd-Gilchirst denies, Monk flies and dunks (0:19)
Michael Jordan is beside himself after Kemba's 3 (0:22)
Kemba puts defender on skates (0:17)
Kemba dribbles around back for score (0:23)
Monk slams it down lefty (0:15)
Parker spins into paint for score (0:15)
Bridges drives in to drop the hammer (0:16)

Man who killed Jordan's dad wants new hearing

One of the men convicted of murdering Michael Jordan's father in 1993 argued Wednesday that alibi witnesses and evidence of his innocence weren't given a close enough look during his trial, violating his constitutional rights.

Monk throws it off the glass to Bridges for dunk (0:23)
Hornets mascot hits backwards half-court shot (0:18)
Kemba flips in crazy layup (0:19)
Bridges hammers down a thunderous dunk (0:18)
Kemba nifty to the rack for lay-in (0:15)
Kemba slices through Hawks defenders for and-1 (0:15)

Team Stats

Points Per Game113.98th
Rebounds Per Game43.821st
Assists Per Game23.9Tied-16th
Points Allowed110.716th

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