Hornets vs. Raptors
7 p.m., Time Warner Cable Arena
TV: SportSouth. Radio: WFNZ-AM 610.
G K. Walker
G G. Vasquez
G G. Henderson
G D. DeRozan
F J. Taylor
F T. Ross
F Ma. Williams
F P. Patterson
C B. Biyombo
C J. Valanciunas
Matchup to Watch
DeMar DeRozan vs. Gerald Henderson: DeRozan is one of the premier athletes among Eastern Conference shooting guards.
▪ The Hornets have won six in a row over the Raptors, stretching back to March 2013. They play two of their last five games against Toronto.
▪ This is the back side of a set of back-to-back games for the Hornets. They have one more set next week – at Detroit followed by a home game against the Houston Rockets.
▪ Toronto point guard Kyle Lowry has been suffering from back spasms.
▪ The Raptors lost Saturday vs. the Boston Celtics on an overtime buzzer-beater by Marcus Smart.
Did you know?
The Raptors last won in Charlotte in March 2010 – an eight-game home winning streak for the Bobcats/Hornets.