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Lonzo Ball helps Bulls beat LaMelo Ball's Hornets, 133-119

Nov. 29, 2021 23:54 PM EST

CHICAGO (AP) — Lonzo Ball has faced his brother LaMelo three times in the NBA, winning twice. That's the only thing that matters to him. “I play to win. I'm still the big brother at the end of the day," Lonzo Ball said, “and I got to stack my wins.” ...

Rockets beat Hornets in OT for 2nd straight win after skid

Nov. 28, 2021 00:11 AM EST

HOUSTON (AP) — Christian Wood scored a career-high 33 points and had 16 rebounds to help the Houston Rockets beat the Charlotte Hornets 146-143 in overtime on Saturday night. The Rockets have won two straight after a 15-game losing streak. “It...

Oubre, Hornets blister Timberwolves from long range, 133-115

Nov. 26, 2021 22:14 PM EST

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Kelly Oubre Jr. matched a career high with seven 3-pointers and had 27 points off the bench, helping the surging Charlotte Hornets snap the Minnesota Timberwolves’ five-game winning streak with a 133-115 victory Friday night. Miles Bridges and...

Ball scores 32 points, Hornets hold off Pacers 121-118

Nov. 19, 2021 23:01 PM EST

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — LaMelo Ball had a season-high 32 points and the Charlotte Hornets held off a furious second-half rally from Indiana's backups to beat the Pacers 121-118 on Friday night for their fifth straight victory. Gordon Hayward added 25 points, and Kelly...

Bridges, Ball lead Hornets past Walker, Knicks 104-96

Nov. 12, 2021 23:17 PM EST

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Miles Bridges scored 24 points on some high-flying dunks and athletic spin moves, point guard LaMelo Ball had a career-high 17 rebounds to go with 12 points, nine assists and five steals, and the Charlotte Hornets erased an early 16-point deficit to beat the New York...

Oubre scores 37 points, helps Hornets beat Grizzlies 118-108

Nov. 11, 2021 00:01 AM EST

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — Kelly Oubre Jr. scored a season-best 37 points on 13-of-17 shooting and the Charlotte Hornets beat the Memphis Grizzlies 118-108 on Wednesday night to snap a five-game losing streak. “I think I had the same approach that I do every game,” Oubre...

Davis, Anthony lead Lakers in OT to defeat Hornets 126-123

Nov. 09, 2021 02:50 AM EST

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Even on a Los Angeles Lakers squad teaming with established veterans, Anthony Davis has had to take on more of a leadership role with LeBron James sidelined. On Monday night, Davis showed his mettle and then some despite dealing with some ailments of...

Jordan Poole takes the pressure off Stephen Curry, scores 31

Nov. 04, 2021 01:49 AM EDT

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — When Klay Thompson tweets a shoutout, things must be going well. “I can watch Gary Payton II play defense all night long,” Thompson posted. “I could watch Klay Thompson shoot the ball all day long,” Payton said with a...

Ball, Oubre lead Hornets past Trail Blazers, 125-113

Oct. 31, 2021 22:36 PM EDT

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — The Charlotte Hornets signed free agent Kelly Oubre Jr. this offseason to provide energy off the bench and allow starting forward Gordon Hayward to rest a little more so he can make it through an 82-game season. Oubre is working out just as...

Banner night for Heat, who hang on and top Hornets 114-99

Oct. 29, 2021 22:33 PM EDT

MIAMI (AP) — Miami was leading the NBA in scoring defense, Charlotte was leading in scoring offense. Defense won. Jimmy Butler scored 32 points, Bam Adebayo had 26 points and 19 rebounds on the night his Olympic gold-medalist banner was unveiled and...