Charlotte Hornets

Charlotte Bobcats vs. Cleveland Cavaliers, 7:30 p.m., Saturday

Bobcats at Cavaliers

7:30 p.m., Quicken Loans Arena

TV: SportSouth. Radio: WFNZ-AM 610

Projected Starters

Bobcats Cavs
Pos, Player Ppg Rpg Pos, Player Ppg Rpg
G, K. Walker 17.8 4.1 G, K. Irving 21.1 3.6
G, G. Henderson 14.4 4.0 G, D. Waiters 15.6 2.8
F, M. Kidd-Gilchrist 7.3 5.2 F, L. Deng 16.3 5.9
F, C. Zeller 5.8 4.3 F, T. Thompson 11.8 9.3
C, A. Jefferson 21.6 10.4 C, S. Hawes 13.3 8.3

Matchup to Watch

Kemba Walker vs. Kyrie Irving: Irving, who starred as a freshman for Duke, recently returned from a biceps injury. These are two of the better pick-and-roll point guards in the Eastern Conference.


Mike Brown Dion Waiters


Josh McRoberts

Anthony Bennett

Did you know?

It appears the value of the Luol Deng trade has finally kicked in for Cleveland; entering Friday night’s game in Atlanta, the Cavs had won five of six.

Rick Bonnell