Charlotte Hornets’ Nicolas Batum on his shifting role

Charlotte Hornets forward Nicolas Batum has been asked to do different things this season. How he’s finding his way back from being “a little lost” in how to beat impact his team.
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Charlotte Hornets forward Nicolas Batum has been asked to do different things this season. How he’s finding his way back from being “a little lost” in how to beat impact his team.

Rick Bonnell is a sportswriter/columnist for the Charlotte Observer. He has been in Charlotte since 1988, when the NBA arrived, and has covered the Hornets continuously. A former president of the Pro Basketball Writers Association, Bonnell also writes occasionally on the NFL and college sports.

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