The Hornets had a breakout game last night against the Oklahoma City Thunder. Charlotte defeated Oklahoma 121-113. The Hornets played a very efficient game, and this includes their star guard, LaMelo Ball.
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LaMelo Ball leads Charlotte over the Thunder
LaMelo Ball scored 27 points on 9-15 shooting and 5-10 from three. He also added 10 rebounds and 9 assists. As a team, Charlotte shot 54.8% from the field, while the Thunder shot 42.4% as a team.
Can the Hornets keep up this level of play? They play the red-hot Brooklyn Nets on New Year’s Eve, so they will have their work cut out for them.