8 p.m., FedEx Forum
TV: Fox Sports Southeast Radio: WFNZ-AM 610.
G K. Walker
G M. Conley
G N. Batum
G T. Allen
F P. Hairston
F J. Green
F M. Williams
F Z. Randolph
C C. Zeller
C M. Gasol
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Marc Gasol vs. Cody Zeller: Gasol is arguably the best center in the NBA. This one is a huge challenge for an emerging Zeller.
▪ The Hornets’ 13-8 record is tied for the second-best start in franchise history through 21 games.
▪ The Hornets average 9.6 3-pointers per game this season, compared to 6.1 last season.
▪ The Hornets didn’t practice Thursday before flying out to Memphis.
▪ The Grizzlies swept the two-game series with the Hornets last season.
Did you know?
Matt Barnes hit a half-court shot with under two seconds left Wednesday to give the Grizzlies a one-point victory on the road versus the Detroit Pistons.