The Charlotte Hornets will play host to the Chicago Bulls Wednesday night at 7 p.m. from the Time Warner Cable Arena, as the team searches for its first win of the season.
Charlotte dropped its previous two games to the Atlanta Hawks in a home-and-home matchup, both games by a three points or less.
Projected Starting Lineup
PG – Kemba Walker
SG – Nicolas Batum
SF – P.J. Hairston
PF – Marvin Williams
C – Al Jefferson
The Hornets defeated Chicago, 94-86, in preseason action on Oct. 19. Walker led the team with 22 points on 8-of-16 shooting. Jeremy Lin followed with 18 points off the bench and also tallied five assists and eight rebounds.
Hairston shot 6-of-8 from the field for 11 points in 17 minutes of action off the bench.
Jimmy Butler led Chicago with 18 points and 37 minutes, and Joakim Noah was the only player of the game to record a double-double (10 points, 13 rebounds). The Bulls were without the services of their all-star point guard, Derrick Rose.
Charlotte split its season series with the Bulls in four games (1-1 at Time Warner Cable Arena, 1-1 at the United Center).
Dec. 3, 2014: L, 94-102 (H)
- Kemba Walker (22 points, 4 assists, 5 rebonds)
- Pau Gasol (19 points, 15 rebounds)
Feb. 25, 2015: W, 98-86 (A)
- Al Jefferson: (18 points, 12 rebounds)
- Pau Gasol: (25 points, 13 rebounds)
March 13, 2015: W, 101-91 (H)
- Marvin Williams: (12 points, 7 rebounds)
- Aaron Brooks: (24 points, 4 assists, 2 rebounds)
March 23, 2015: L, 86-98 (A)
- Kemba Walker (29 points, 2 assists, 2 rebounds)
- Nikola Mirotic (28 points, 8 rebounds)
Troy Daniels is listed as probable after recovering from a hamstring injury, and Cody Zeller remains questionable due to dehydration. https://twitter.com/HornetsPR/status/661578229023678465
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