Charlotte Hornets coach on Cody Zeller

Hornets coach James Borrego moved center Cody Zeller back into the starting lineup Saturday. Why it was time to do that, after a couple of games off the bench following Zeller’s return from a broken hand.
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Hornets coach James Borrego moved center Cody Zeller back into the starting lineup Saturday. Why it was time to do that, after a couple of games off the bench following Zeller’s return from a broken hand.

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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