Kemba Walker News Archive
Walker struggled to shoot for the third straight game, making just five of his 15 shots in a loss to the Pacers.
Walker finished with only eight points (3-14 FG, 0-2 3Pt, 2-5 FT) and five assists in 27 minutes against the Warriors on Saturday.
Walker (back) will start Saturday night against the Warriors, the Charlotte Observer's Rick Bonnell reports.
Walker is questionable for Saturday's game against the Warriors because of a back injury, Steve Martin of the Hornets' official website reports.
Walker scored 16 points (6-16 FG, 1-4 3Pt, 3-4 FT), with four rebounds, three assists and two steals in 36 minutes during Tuesday's loss.
Walker scored 18 points (5-6 FG, 2-2 3P, 6-6 FT) with seven assists, four rebounds and two steals in 34 minutes during Wednesday's win over the Heat.
Walker scored 11 points (4-13 FG, 3-8 3Pt), with three assists, two rebounds and one steal in 27 minutes during Tuesday's loss to the Pelicans.
Walker managed only five points (1-11 FG, 1-5 3Pt, 2-3 FT), three rebounds, four assists and two steals in 31 minutes during the Hornets' 71-69 loss versus the Grizzlies on Saturday.
Walker (foot) scored the Hornets' final five points in regulation then hit the game-winner in overtime on Wednesday, finishing the night with 26 points (9-26 FG, 3-9 3P, 5-11 FT), six rebounds and five assists in 39 minutes.
Walker and the Hornets agreed Tuesday to a four-year, $48 million contract extension, ESPN's Marc Stein reports.