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Allen scores 15 in return, Cavaliers beat Hornets 103-90

Apr. 14, 2021 22:27 PM EDT

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Jarrett Allen felt better than he expected in his first game since March 26. “I thought I'd be sluggish and a step behind everybody,” Allen said. “But I scored the first basket on a dunk and it just went from there.” ...

Kuzma nets 24, lifts Lakers past short-handed Hornets 101-93

Apr. 13, 2021 23:17 PM EDT

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Frank Vogel isn't complaining about the Los Angeles Lakers finishing a seven-game road trip with a 4-3 record. “I think all of our guys are really fatigued right now,” the Lakers' second-year head coach said. “We are stretched really thin...

McDaniels has career-high 21 points, Hornets beat Thunder

Apr. 08, 2021 00:19 AM EDT

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Jalen McDaniels had a career-high 21 points in his second career start to help the Charlotte Hornets beat the Oklahoma City Thunder 113-102 on Wednesday night. McDaniels also had six rebounds and three assists. Terry Rozier scored 17 points, Miles...

Short-handed Hornets rout slumping Pacers 114-97

Apr. 02, 2021 23:19 PM EDT

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Charlotte coach James Borrego said he was as proud of this Hornets victory as any other in this challenging season that has tested his team's depth. Already missing an injured backcourt, the Hornets overcame losing guard Gordon Hayward to a right...

Rozier scores 27 points, leads Hornets past Wizards 114-104

Mar. 30, 2021 22:40 PM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — Terry Rozier scored 27 points, Gordon Hayward had 26 points and a season-high 11 rebounds and the Charlotte Hornets beat the Washington Wizards 114-104 on Tuesday night. Charlotte has won four of five after losing Rookie of the Year favorite La Melo...

Monk scores 32 as Hornets hold on to beat Heat 110-105

Mar. 26, 2021 23:44 PM EDT

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Hornets coach James Borrego isn't sure what gets into Malik Monk when he steps on the floor against the Miami Heat, but he sure likes it. “Hey whatever he eats or thinks about on Miami game days, just keep doing it,” Borrego said. ...

Terry Rozier scores 25 points, Hornets cruise past Rockets

Mar. 24, 2021 23:21 PM EDT

HOUSTON (AP) — Terry Rozier scored 25 points, Devonte’ Graham added 21 and the Charlotte Hornets beat the Houston Rockets 122-97 on Wednesday night. The Rockets quickly returned to the loss column after snapping a 20-game losing streak Monday night. It was the NBA’s...

Hornets top Spurs 100-97 in first game since Ball's injury

Mar. 23, 2021 00:18 AM EDT

SAN ANTONIO (AP) — Charlotte won without the free-wheeling and fast-paced offense the Hornets enjoyed with LaMelo Ball, though they would rather have their rookie point guard back. Gordon Hayward scored 27 points, Terry Rozier added 24 and Charlotte held on to beat the...

LeBron puts Lakers past Hornets 116-105 for 4th straight win

Mar. 19, 2021 02:09 AM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — LeBron James had 37 points, eight rebounds and six assists, and the Los Angeles Lakers moved back into second place in the Western Conference on Thursday night with their fourth straight victory, 116-105 over the Charlotte Hornets. Dennis Schröder...

Rozier leads Hornets to 135-102 rout of skidding T-Wolves

Mar. 04, 2021 13:46 PM EST

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Terry Rozier scored 31 points and Gordon Hayward added 23 as the Charlotte Hornets headed into the All-Star break with a 135-102 win over the skidding Minnesota Timberwolves on Wednesday night. Rozier was instrumental in helping the Hornets pull away...