Charlotte Hornets Regular Season Rosters

2018-2019 Charlotte Hornets Regular Season Roster

Jersey Player Pos HT WT YOS Pre-Draft Team Draft Status Nationality Free Agent Info
7 Dwayne Bacon SF 6-7 221 1 Florida State 2017 Rnd 2 Pick 10 United States RFA-2020
5 Nicolas Batum F 6-8 200 10 Le Mans Sarthe Basket (France) 2008 Rnd 1 Pick 25 France PO-2020; UFA-2021
8 Bismack Biyombo PF 6-9 255 7 Montakit Fuenlabrada (Spain) 2011 Rnd 1 Pick 7 Democratic Republic of the Congo PO-2019; UFA-2020
0 Miles Bridges SF 6-7 225 0 Michigan State 2018 Rnd 1 Pick 12 United States TO-2020; TO-2021; RFA-2022
31 Joe Chealey PG 6-3 190 0 Charleston 2018 NBA Draft, Undrafted United States RFA-2019
4 Devonte' Graham PG 6-2 185 0 Kansas 2018 Rnd 2 Pick 4 United States RFA-2021
41 Willy Hernangomez C 6-11 240 2 Cajasol Seville Junior Team (Spain) 2015 Rnd 2 Pick 5 Spain UFA-2020
44 Frank Kaminsky F 7-0 242 3 Wisconsin 2015 Rnd 1 Pick 9 United States RFA-2019
14 Michael Kidd-Gilchrist SF 6-7 232 6 Kentucky 2012 Rnd 1 Pick 2 United States PO-2019; UFA-2020
3 Jeremy Lamb SG 6-5 185 6 Connecticut 2012 Rnd 1 Pick 12 United States UFA-2019
55 J.P. Macura SG 6-5 205 0 Xavier 2018 NBA Draft, Undrafted United States RFA-2019
1 Malik Monk SG 6-3 200 1 Kentucky 2017 Rnd 1 Pick 11 United States TO-2020; RFA-2021
9 Tony Parker G 6-2 185 17 Paris Basket Racing (France) 2001 Rnd 1 Pick 28 France UFA-2020
15 Kemba Walker G 6-1 184 7 Connecticut 2011 Rnd 1 Pick 9 United States UFA-2019
2 Marvin Williams SF 6-9 237 13 North Carolina 2005 Rnd 1 Pick 2 United States PO-2019; UFA-2020
40 Cody Zeller F 7-0 240 5 Indiana 2013 Rnd 1 Pick 4 United States UFA-2021
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2018-2019 Charlotte Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters K. Walker J. Lamb N. Batum M. Williams C. Zeller
Rotation T. Parker M. Monk M. Bridges M. Kidd-Gilchrist W. Hernangomez
Rotation       D. Bacon  
Lim PT D. Graham J. Macura   F. Kaminsky B. Biyombo
Lim PT J. Chealey        

Charlotte Draft Rights Retained

Name Pos Draft Status Nationality
Arnoldas Kulboka SF 2018 Rnd 2 Pick 25 Lithuania

Charlotte Free Agent Rights Retained

Name Pos FA Status Nationality
Marcus Paige G (U) Non-Bird United States
Brian Roberts PG (U) Non-Bird United States

2018-2019 Charlotte Awards & Honors

Player Award / Honor
Kemba Walker Player Of The Week (10/22/18)

2018-2019 Charlotte Season Stat Leaders

Player GP MIN PTS REB AST STL BLK TOV
Kemba Walker 14 34.3 26.4 4.3 6.3 0.9 0.4 1.9
Jeremy Lamb 14 24.9 12.9 4.6 1.6 1.4 0.4 0.9
Malik Monk 14 23.2 12.1 1.9 2.6 0.5 0.3 1.3
Tony Parker 13 18.6 10.6 1.8 4.2 0.2 0.2 1.2
Nicolas Batum 14 31.8 9.7 6.1 3.8 1.1 0.6 2.2
Cody Zeller 14 23.1 9.2 5.4 1.7 0.6 0.7 1.1
Michael Kidd-Gilchrist 13 20.4 8.6 5.9 1.4 0.2 1.3 0.6
Marvin Williams 14 23.4 7.6 4.3 0.9 0.8 1.0 0.5
Miles Bridges 13 20.2 7.6 4.1 1.1 0.5 0.5 0.6
Willy Hernangomez 13 14.2 7.5 5.2 0.8 0.5 0.6 1.0
Dwayne Bacon 7 9.6 5.1 1.0 0.6 0.3 0.0 0.1
Bismack Biyombo 7 9.0 2.1 2.4 0.3 0.0 1.3 0.4
Frank Kaminsky 5 5.3 1.8 1.4 0.6 0.0 0.0 0.8
Devonte' Graham 3 8.4 2.3 0.7 1.3 0.0 0.0 0.3

Charlotte Hornets Future Free Agent Details

2019 2020 2021 2022
Marvin Williams (PO)
Kemba Walker (UFA)
Michael Kidd-Gilchrist (PO)
Jeremy Lamb (UFA)
Bismack Biyombo (PO)
Frank Kaminsky (RFA)
Joe Chealey (RFA)
J.P. Macura (RFA)
Tony Parker (UFA)
Nicolas Batum (PO)
Willy Hernangomez (UFA)
Malik Monk (TO)
Miles Bridges (TO)
Dwayne Bacon (UFA)
Cody Zeller (UFA)
Devonte' Graham (RFA)
Malik Monk (RFA)
Miles Bridges (TO)
Miles Bridges (RFA)

Charlotte Hornets Future Draft Pick Summary

Year First Round Second Round
2019OwnTo ATL; less favorable of DEN 31-55 and WAS (via ATL to DEN to ORL) or WAS if DEN 56-60; OKC
2020OwnTo NYK; less favorable of BRK and NYK (via PHL to ORL); CLE (via ORL to LAC)
2021OwnTo NYK; BRK; LAC
2022OwnOwn
2023OwnTwo most favorable of CHA, ATL and BRK to ATL then other to BRK (via ATL swap of ATL or CHA for BRK)
2024OwnOwn
2025OwnOwn

Charlotte Hornets Future Traded Pick Details

Incoming Outgoing

2019 second round draft pick from Oklahoma City
Oklahoma City's 2019 2nd round pick to Charlotte [Charlotte-Oklahoma City, 7/6/2018]

2019 second round draft pick from Washington or Denver (less favorable)
Denver will receive the more favorable of its 2019 2nd round pick protected for selections 56-60 and Washington's 2019 2nd round pick (via Atlanta) and Charlotte will receive the less favorable of these two picks (via Denver to Orlando); if the Denver pick falls within its protected range and is therefore not conveyable, then Charlotte will instead receive the Washington pick and Washington's obligation to Denver will be extinguished [Atlanta-New York-Washington, 6/25/2015; Atlanta-Denver-L.A. Clippers, 7/6/2017; Denver-Orlando, 6/21/2018; Charlotte-Chicago-Orlando, 7/7/2018]

2020 second round draft pick from Brooklyn or New York (less favorable)
Philadelphia will receive the more favorable of Brooklyn's 2020 2nd round pick and New York's 2020 2nd round pick and Charlotte will receive the less favorable of these two picks (via Philadelphia to Orlando) [Brooklyn-Philadelphia, 12/11/2014; New York-Philadelphia, 6/26/2015; Orlando-Philadelphia, 6/22/2017; Charlotte-Chicago-Orlando, 7/7/2018]

2020 second round draft pick from Cleveland
Cleveland's 2020 2nd round pick to Charlotte (via Orlando to L.A. Clippers) [Cleveland-Orlando, 2/18/2016; L.A. Clippers-Orlando, 7/15/2016; Charlotte-L.A. Clippers, 6/21/2018]

2021 second round draft pick from Brooklyn
Brooklyn's 2021 2nd round pick to Charlotte [Brooklyn-Charlotte, 7/6/2018]

2021 second round draft pick from L.A. Clippers
L.A. Clippers' 2021 2nd round pick to Charlotte [Charlotte-L.A. Clippers, 6/21/2018]

2019 second round draft pick to Atlanta
Charlotte's 2019 2nd round pick to Atlanta [Atlanta-Charlotte, 6/21/2018]

2020 second round draft pick to New York
Charlotte's 2020 2nd round pick to New York [Charlotte-New York, 2/7/2018]

2021 second round draft pick to New York
Charlotte's 2021 2nd round pick to New York [Charlotte-New York, 2/7/2018]

2023 second round draft pick to Atlanta or Brooklyn
Atlanta will receive the two most favorable of its 2023 2nd round pick, Charlotte's 2023 2nd round pick and Brooklyn's 2023 2nd round pick and Brooklyn will receive the least favorable of these three picks (via Atlanta's right to swap Atlanta or Charlotte for Brooklyn) [Atlanta-Charlotte, 6/21/2018; Atlanta-Brooklyn, 7/13/2018]

2018-2019 Charlotte Hornets Roster Composition

Selected via Draft

Frank Kaminsky was selected as the #9 pick in the First Round of the 2015 NBA Draft by the Charlotte Hornets. Frank Kaminsky signed a multi-year contract with the Charlotte Hornets on July 2, 2015.

Michael Kidd-Gilchrist was selected as the #2 pick in the First Round of the 2012 NBA Draft by the Charlotte Hornets. Michael Kidd-Gilchrist signed a multi-year contract with the Charlotte Hornets on July 7, 2012. Michael Kidd-Gilchrist signed a multi-year extension with the Charlotte Hornets on August 26, 2015.

Malik Monk was selected as the #11 pick in the First Round of the 2017 NBA Draft by the Charlotte Hornets. Malik Monk signed a multi-year contract with the Charlotte Hornets on July 2, 2017.

Kemba Walker was selected as the #9 pick in the First Round of the 2011 NBA Draft by the Charlotte Hornets. Kemba Walker signed a multi-year contract with the Charlotte Hornets on December 11, 2011. Kemba Walker signed a multi-year extension with the Charlotte Hornets on October 29, 2014.

Cody Zeller was selected as the #4 pick in the First Round of the 2013 NBA Draft by the Charlotte Hornets. Cody Zeller signed a multi-year contract with the Charlotte Hornets on July 10, 2013. Cody Zeller signed a multi-year extension with the Charlotte Hornets on October 31, 2016.

Acquired via Draft Rights Trade

Draft Rights to Dwayne Bacon, the #10 pick in the Second Round of the 2017 NBA Draft, were acquired by the Charlotte Hornets from the New Orleans Pelicans on June 22, 2017. Dwayne Bacon signed a multi-year contract with the Charlotte Hornets on July 6, 2017.

Draft Rights to Miles Bridges, the #12 pick in the First Round of the 2018 NBA Draft, were acquired by the Charlotte Hornets from the Los Angeles Clippers on June 21, 2018. Miles Bridges signed a multi-year contract with the Charlotte Hornets on July 2, 2018.

Draft Rights to Devonte' Graham, the #4 pick in the Second Round of the 2018 NBA Draft, were acquired by the Charlotte Hornets from the Atlanta Hawks on June 21, 2018. Devonte' Graham signed a multi-year contract with the Charlotte Hornets on July 6, 2018.

Acquired via Trade

Nicolas Batum was acquired in a trade by the Charlotte Hornets from the Portland Trail Blazers on June 24, 2015. Nicolas Batum re-signed to a multi-year contract as a free agent with the Charlotte Hornets on July 7, 2016.

Bismack Biyombo was acquired in a trade by the Charlotte Hornets from the Orlando Magic on July 7, 2018.

Willy Hernangomez was acquired in a trade by the Charlotte Hornets from the New York Knicks on February 7, 2018.

Jeremy Lamb was acquired in a trade by the Charlotte Hornets from the Oklahoma City Thunder on June 25, 2015. Jeremy Lamb signed a multi-year extension with the Charlotte Hornets on November 2, 2015.

Acquired via Free Agency

Tony Parker signed a multi-year contract as a free agent with the Charlotte Hornets on July 22, 2018.

Marvin Williams signed a multi-year contract with the Charlotte Hornets on July 16, 2014. Marvin Williams re-signed to a multi-year contract as a free agent with the Charlotte Hornets on July 10, 2016.

2018-2019 Charlotte Hornets Front Office

Staff Member Position Start Season Previous Job
Curtis Polk Managing General Partner 2017-2018 Vice Chairman (Charlotte Hornets, 2011 to 2017)
Pete Guelli Chief Operating Officer 2017-2018 Chief Marketing Officer (Charlotte Hornets, 2009 to 2017)
Michael Jordan Owner, Chairman 2006-2007 President of Basketball Operations (Washington Wizards, 2000 to 2001)
James Jordan Executive VP of Operations 2013-2014 N/A
Joe Pierce VP 2013-2014 N/A
Anthony Datcher Director of Team Security 2014-2015 N/A
James Borrego Head Coach 2018-2019 Assistant Coach (San Antonio Spurs, 2015 to 2018)
Ronald Nored, Jr. Assistant Coach 2018-2019 Head Coach (Long Island Nets, 2016 to 2018)
Mitch Kupchak President of Basketball Operations, General Manager 2017-2018 General Manager (Los Angeles Lakers, 1994 to 2017)
Buzz Peterson Assistant General Manager 2017-2018 Scout (Charlotte Hornets, 2014 to 2017)
Larry Jordan Director of Player Personnel 2013-2014 Director of Special Projects (Charlotte Hornets, 2011 to 2014)
Kathryn Karakus Director of Basketball Operations 2011-2012 N/A
Adam Filippi Director of International Scouting 2011-2012 Director of International Scouting (Los Angeles Lakers, 2001 to 2011)
Dickey Simpkins Scout 2010-2011 N/A
Jakub Kudlacek Scout 2017-2018 N/A
Matt McKay Scout 2017-2018 Basketball Operations Assistant (Charlotte Hornets, 2014 to 2017)
Michael Born Scout 2017-2018 Director of NBA Scouting (Portland Trail Blazers, 2007 to 2014)
Chris Whitney Director of Player Development 2010-2011 N/A
Steve Stricker Head Athletic Trainer 2011-2012 Head Athletic Trainer (Washington Wizards, 2001 to 2004)
Aaron Karkow Assistant Athletic Trainer 2017-2018 Assistant Athletic Trainer (Mount Olive, 2014 to 2016)
Chris Kroeger Radio Broadcaster 2017-2018 N/A