Charlotte is eager to rebound on Monday as it visitsthe Chicago Bulls, losers of three of four. "You're going to have those moments," Hornets coach James Borrego said. "But I love that this group continued to battle.
LaMelo Ball and the Charlotte Hornets have been one the NBA's most entertaining team to watch this young NBA season so far. With youthful stars like Ball and Miles Bridges, the Hornets currently sit at sixth place in the East, only two games back from the Brooklyn Nets for the first seed. As LaMelo leads the team at point guard, his boisterous, outspoken father LaVar feels like Melo is an ultra important piece to the equation.
Charlotte Hornets (13-9, sixth in the Eastern Conference) vs. Chicago Bulls (13-8, fourth in the Eastern Conference) Chicago; Monday, 8 p.m. EST BOTTOM LINE: DeMar DeRozan leads Chicago into a matchup against Charlotte. He ranks sixth in the NBA scoring 25.8 points per game.