Hornets and P.J. Washington will host Bucks at Charlotte Hornets. The Hornets will want to move on from the 83-106 loss at home to the Orlando Magic, a game in which Malik Monk contributed 20 points (8-of-13 FG). Nicolas Batum had an underwhelming performance with 3 points (1-of-2 FG), 2 assists and 6 rebounds.
The Bucks are coming off a 111-98 home win over the Chicago Bulls. Giannis Antetokounmpo was solid with 28 points (12-of-20 shooting), 10 assists and 14 rebounds.
Will P.J. Does Washington replicate his monstrous 19 point performance in the last game’s loss to the Magic? In the last head-to-head matchup between the teams, the Hornets lost on the road. The Hornets are in a slump losing all of their last 5 games. The Bucks will attempt to keep their momentum going having won 5 out of their last 5 games. Both teams are expected to be at full strength today with no notable injuries.
The Bucks are much better at shooting than the Hornets; they rank No. 1 in field goals made, while the Hornets rank just No. 30.
Both teams are well rested having at least 3 days between games. The Hornets will be playing at home vs NYK, away vs WAS, away vs SAS. Get all the Hornets tickets at TickPick, where smart fans buy tickets. Tickets start at 10 dollars to Charlotte Hornets vs. New York Knicks at Spectrum Center.