2021 Season

2021 Schedule
6-8, 4th in Southeast
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11h

Hornets' Zeller to return after 4-week absence

Hornets center Cody Zeller, who missed four weeks with a broken bone in his non-shooting hand, said he's ready to return in Friday's game against Chicago. Coach James Borrego said Zeller won't be on a minutes restriction.

Rozier beats buzzer with 3 from just inside half court (0:25)
5d
LaMelo drains corner 3-pointer (0:19)
5d
Bridges posterizes Boucher in crunch time (0:26)
7d
Bridges throws down thunderous jam off half-court pass (0:16)
7d
Bridges passes behind his head for easy bucket (0:21)
7d
Rozier goes up-and-under for acrobatic layup (0:15)
7d
LaMelo dishes nice no-look pass to Biyombo (0:19)
8d
Ball launches a full-court pass to Hayward (0:25)
10d
Biyombo connects with Hayward for the slam (0:17)
10d
Washington sends Knox's show to the stands (0:17)
10d
Hornets set up Martin for the transition slam (0:23)
10d
LaMelo showing off his skills before knocking down the bucket (0:20)
10d
LaMelo deserves an A for tremendous start (0:53)
10d
11d

The Hoop Collective: COVID-19's Impact On NBA Season

As COVID-19 continues to impact teams around the league, Brian Windhorst, Royce Young and Tim Bontemps discuss how the NBA will move forward. Plus, the crew also dives into Russell Westbrook's rough start in Washington and LaMelo Ball's ceiling.

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12d

LaMelo, 19, youngest ever to post triple-double

Charlotte Hornets rookie LaMelo Ball had 22 points, 12 rebounds and 11 assists on Saturday against the visiting Atlanta Hawks to become the youngest player in NBA history to record a triple-double.

LaMelo Ball becomes youngest NBA player to record triple-double (2:04)
12d
Caleb Martin unleashes for massive dunk (0:17)
12d
LaMelo shows off incredible court vision with no-look pass (0:17)
12d
Rozier flies for sky-high slam (0:17)
12d

Team Stats

Points Per Game107.623rd
Rebounds Per Game44.8Tied-13th
Assists Per Game28.71st
Points Allowed108.19th

Team History

YEARWLPCT
2020-2168.429
2019-202342.354
2018-193943.476
2017-183646.439
2016-173646.439