The Charlotte Hornets play host the Golden State Warriors at Spectrum Center on Wednesday evening. This marks the second game of a five-game home stand for the Hornets (8-14), which they began with a loss to the Suns on Monday. The Hornets are 4-6 at home this season. Devonte’ Graham leads the Hornets with an average of 18.0 points and 7.7 assists per game. Terry Rozier is averaging 17.3 points, 4.2 rebounds, 4.1 assists and 1.2 steals per game. Miles Bridges has had a couple big games so far, but is averaging 12.7 points, 5.6 rebounds and 2.0 assists per game. P.J. Washington continues to offer efficient offense, as he is shooting 50.5 percent from the field, including 44 percent from long range. The Hornets are averaging 105.4 points per game, which is fifth lowest in the league, while they are allowing an average of 113.8 points against. Meanwhile, this marks the fourth game of a five-game road trip for the Warriors (4-18), where they have gone 0-3 so far. They have lost four in a row on the road, while they are 2-11 on the road. The Warriors are averaging just 9.2 threes per game, which is second fewest in the league. They are giving up an average of 115.1 points per game, which is sixth most in the league. Draymond Green (rest) missed the Warriors last contest and is probable for action on Wednesday. A positive outcome that has stemmed from all the injuries the Warriors are dealing with, has been the emergence of Eric Paschall, who is averaging 17.3 points and 5.4 rebounds per game. Alec Burks has stepped up recently and is averaging 16.3 points, 4.8 rebounds and 3.2 assists over his last 10 games.
December 4, 2019