Charlotte Hornets

Charlotte Hornets Gameday

Hornets vs. Trail Blazers

7 p.m., Time Warner Cable Arena

TV: SportSouth. Radio: WFNZ-AM 610

Projected Starters

Hornets Blazers
Pos, Player Ppg Rpg Pos, Player Ppg Rpg
G, K. Walker 14.7 4.8 G D. Lillard 20.2 5.5
G, G. Henderson 5.7 2.1 G W. Matthews 15.4 4.2
F, L. Stephenson 9.8 8.3 F N. Batum 9.3 6.9
F, M. Williams 6.7 3.2 F L.Aldridge 21.3 8.6
C, A. Jefferson 20.7 7.5 C R. Lopez 11.6 7.1

Matchup to Watch

LaMarcus Aldridge vs. Marvin Williams/Cody Zeller: Aldridge had 25 points and 14 rebounds in the Blazers’ 23-point comeback to beat the Hornets in Portland. That game was won on Blazers second-chance points and Aldridge was central to that.



Did you know?

Strangely enough the then-Bobcats beat the Blazers by 30 points at home and lost to them by 30 in Portland last season.

Rick Bonnell