Charlotte Hornets

Position
G
 
Jersey
15
Name  Kemba Walker
Born  5/8/1990
Height  6-1
Weight  184
College  Connecticut
11/15/2014 9:13:00 AM
Description: Hornets point guard Kemba Walker scored a team-high 19 points during Friday's win over the Suns.
Insight: He was 8-of-16 from the field and 3-of-3 from the line, while also chipping in five rebounds, four assists, one steal, one block, and three turnovers. Walker is averaging 15.9 ppg, 4.6 apg, and 4.3 rpg. He needs to get his assist numbers up.
 
11/5/2014 9:40:00 PM
Description: Hornets point guard Kemba Walker shot 5-for-6 from the field, including 2-for-2 from the 3-point line, and 6-for-6 from the free-throw line against the Heat on Wednesday.
Insight: The efficient night led to 18 points for Walker. He also had seven assists to just one turnover.
 
10/29/2014 9:48:00 PM
Description: Hornets point guard Kemba Walker hit the game-winning jumper, in overtime, against Milwaukee.
Insight: Charlotte trailed all night, but forced overtime, and Walker put the Hornets in front for good with 5.1 seconds remaining in the extra session. He had a poor shooting night (9-for-26), but did have 26 points, three 3-pointers, six rebounds, five assists, one steal, and one block. Solid start to the season for Walker.
 
10/27/2014 5:52:00 PM
Description: Hornets point guard Kemba Walker is coming off a solid 2013-14 campaign.
Insight: He averaged 17.7 ppg, 6.1 apg, 4.2 rpg, and 1.5 three-pointers per game. Walker will have a great chance to improve upon those numbers this season, and owners need to start him with confidence as the season gets underway.
 
10/24/2014 1:40:00 PM
Description: Hornets point guard Kemba Walker is dealing with a sore left foot as we near the start of the regular season opener.
Insight: Walker averaged 17.7 points, 4.2 rebounds, 6.1 assist last season, but some of his numbers could take a hit with the addition of Lance Stephenson to the Charlotte starting lineup.
 
10/16/2014 2:28:00 PM
Description: Bobcats point guard Kemba Walker is dealing with a sore knee after a collision with Elfrid Payton.
Insight: Walker doesn't have anything serious going on here and might play if this were the regular season. He averaged 17.7 points, 4.2 rebounds, 6.1 assist last season, but some of his numbers could take a hit with the addition of Lance Stephenson to the Charlotte starting lineup.
 
4/28/2014 6:40:00 PM
Description: Bobcats point guard Kemba Walker had 29 points on 11-of-15 shooting in Game 4 of the Eastern Conference quarterfinals against the Heat, but Miami still finished off the sweep.
Insight: Charlotte hung tough without Al Jefferson and even had a two-point lead at halftime, but Miami pulled away in the third quarter. Walker averaged 19.5 points on .473 shooting, 6.0 assists, 3.8 rebounds, 3.0 threes and 2.0 steals in his first career playoff series.
 
4/20/2014 6:40:00 PM
Description: Bobcats point guard Kemba Walker had an eventful afternoon Sunday against the Heat.
Insight: In his first ever playoff game, Walker finished with 20 points, five rebounds and six assists in 38 minutes. Unfortunately, he shot a dismal 6-of-15 from the floor (40 percent) while committing six turnovers. The Bobcats, now in their 11th year in existence, have still never won a playoff game (0-5 all-time).
 
4/14/2014 1:50:00 PM
Description: Charlotte guard Kemba Walker is probable for Monday's game against Atlanta.
Insight: Walker (17.8 ppg, 6.1 apg) made it through the shootaround and should be fine. Charlotte is a game behind Washington for the sixth seed.
 
4/12/2014 6:44:00 PM
Description: A sore groin will keep Charlotte guard Kemba Walker out for the second night in a row Saturday against Philadelphia. SOURCE: Bobcats on Twitter
Insight: Expect Luke Ridnour (4.8 ppg) to get another start at point guard. Walker (17.8 ppg, 6.1 apg) should be fine for when the Bobcats open the playoffs next week. If seeding doesn't change, Charlotte will face Indiana in the first round.
 
4/12/2014 11:20:00 AM
Description: Bobcats point guard Kemba Walker (groin) is questionable for Saturday's game against Philadelphia.
Insight: Already in the playoffs, the Bobcats could let Walker (17.8 ppg, 4.2 rpg, 6.1 apg) sit again as they should be able to beat the tanking Sixers without him.
 
4/11/2014 6:20:00 PM
Description: Bobcats point guard Kemba Walker (groin) is officially out Friday agaisnt the Celtics, according to Rick Bonnell of the Charlotte Observer.
Insight: He dealing with a sore groin. Luke Ridnour is starting in his place.
 
4/11/2014 1:55:00 PM
Description: Bobcats point guard Kemba Walker is questionable for Friday's game against Boston.
Insight: He dealing with a sore groin. Walker played 42 and 44 minutes in the last two games and that might have been too much.
 
3/28/2014 9:54:00 PM
Description: Bobcats point guard Kemba Walker has scored at least 20 points in four straight games, including 24 Friday against the Magic.
Insight: However, he went just 8-of-25 from the field Friday, has shot below 40 percent in three straight games and made 36.6 percent over his last 16.
 
3/22/2014 10:09:00 PM
Description: Bobcats point guard Kemba Walker had 26 points on 10-of-18 shooting (4-5 3PT) Saturday against the Blazers.
Insight: Walker has been inconsistent lately, scoring less than 10 points two times and 20 or more three times in his last five games. He has averaged 15.4 ppg while shooting just .363 in March.
 
3/7/2014 9:43:00 PM
Description: Bobcats point guard Kemba Walker collected 20 points and 14 assists Friday in a victory over Cleveland.
Insight: That's his fifth double-double of the season. The former UConn star has connected on all 13 of his free throws over the last two games. He's averaged 19.5 ppg during that span.
 
2/19/2014 10:03:00 PM
Description: Charlotte guard Kemba Walker had a huge night Wednesday in a win against the Pistons.
Insight: Walker collected 24 points to go along with five rebounds and 16 assists. He's averaged 15.7 ppg since returning from an Achilles injury earlier this month.
 
2/12/2014 9:57:00 PM
Description: Bobcats point guard Kemba Walker (left Achilles) played 38 minutes Wednesday at Brooklyn and had 16 points despite making just 6-of-17 from the field.
Insight: Walker's Achilles tightened up late in Tuesday's victory over Dallas and he was a game-time decision Wednesday, but the 38 minutes he played are a sign he's fine, especially with the All-Star break ahead.
 
2/12/2014 6:26:00 PM
Description: Bobcats point guard Kemba Walker (left Achilles) will play Wednesday against the Nets. SOURCE: Rick Bonnell, Charlotte Observer
Insight: Walker's Achilles tightened up late in Tuesday's victory over Dallas. Coach Steve Clifford said the injury is a byproduct of the left ankle sprain that cost Walker seven games earlier this season.
 
2/12/2014 10:11:00 AM
Description: Kemba Walker's status is up in the air for Wednesday night's game against the Nets. SOURCE: Rick Bonnell, Charlotte Observer
Insight: His Achilles tightened up late in Tuesday's victory over Dallas. Ramon Sessions (10.5 ppg, 3.7 apg) will be asked to run the point if Walker can't go on Wednesday.
 

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