Nic Batum (right, with brace on his left elbow) has yet to play this regular season, but he’s never far from teammates and on schedule for a return to active roster soon.
Nic Batum (right, with brace on his left elbow) has yet to play this regular season, but he’s never far from teammates and on schedule for a return to active roster soon. Chuck Burton AP
Nic Batum (right, with brace on his left elbow) has yet to play this regular season, but he’s never far from teammates and on schedule for a return to active roster soon. Chuck Burton AP

Nic Batum avoided ‘tragedy.’ What’s left before Charlotte Hornets clear him to play?

November 06, 2017 03:47 PM

UPDATED November 07, 2017 11:49 AM

More Videos

Lebron James happy with team's performance against Charlotte Hornets 1:36

Lebron James happy with team's performance against Charlotte Hornets

Two bears get into a vicious brawl and it’s all caught on camera 0:12

Two bears get into a vicious brawl and it’s all caught on camera

Remembering Robert D. Raiford during his retirement from the 'John Boy & Billy' radio show 3:01

Remembering Robert D. Raiford during his retirement from the "John Boy & Billy" radio show

This strange cheese is made in Charlotte? 0:15

This strange cheese is made in Charlotte?

Exceptional mac and cheese makes noises after it leaves the oven. Listen for yourself. 0:43

Exceptional mac and cheese makes noises after it leaves the oven. Listen for yourself.

United States of Marijuana: the country's evolving laws on cannabis 2:29

United States of Marijuana: the country's evolving laws on cannabis

Confederate monuments in North Carolina coming down? 3:04

Confederate monuments in North Carolina coming down?

'Everybody's history is important' says Confederate group at North Carolina State Fair 1:17

'Everybody's history is important' says Confederate group at North Carolina State Fair

Barings CEO dedicates 300 South Tryon office tower 1:35

Barings CEO dedicates 300 South Tryon office tower

CMPD officer describes suspect still at large in attempted sexual assault case 0:52

CMPD officer describes suspect still at large in attempted sexual assault case