Nic Batum, whose Charlotte Hornets have lost nine of their past 10 games, has publicly guaranteed a win over Philadelphia Monday night.
Nic Batum, whose Charlotte Hornets have lost nine of their past 10 games, has publicly guaranteed a win over Philadelphia Monday night. Chuck Burton AP
Nic Batum, whose Charlotte Hornets have lost nine of their past 10 games, has publicly guaranteed a win over Philadelphia Monday night. Chuck Burton AP

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