Charlotte Hornets Regular Season Rosters

2020-2021 Charlotte Hornets Regular Season Roster

Jersey Player Pos HT WT YOS Pre-Draft Team Draft Status Nationality Free Agent Info
2 LaMelo Ball G 6-7 181 0 Illawarra (Australia) 2020 Rnd 1 Pick 3 United States TO-2022; TO-2023; RFA-2024
8 Bismack Biyombo PF 6-9 255 9 Urbas Fuenlabrada (Spain) 2011 Rnd 1 Pick 7 Democratic Republic of the Congo UFA-2021
0 Miles Bridges SF 6-7 225 2 Michigan State 2018 Rnd 1 Pick 12 United States RFA-2022
22 Vernon Carey, Jr. PF 6-10 270 0 Duke 2020 Rnd 2 Pick 2 United States TO-2023; UFA-2024
30 Nate Darling SG 6-5 200 0 Delaware 2020 NBA Draft, Undrafted Canada RFA-2021
4 Devonte' Graham PG 6-2 185 2 Kansas 2018 Rnd 2 Pick 4 United States RFA-2021
20 Gordon Hayward GF 6-7 225 10 Butler 2010 Rnd 1 Pick 9 United States UFA-2024
10 Caleb Martin F 6-7 205 1 Nevada 2019 NBA Draft, Undrafted United States RFA-2022
11 Cody Martin F 6-7 205 1 Nevada 2019 Rnd 2 Pick 6 United States RFA-2022
6 Jalen McDaniels PF 6-10 205 1 San Diego State 2019 Rnd 2 Pick 22 United States TO-2022; UFA-2023
1 Malik Monk SG 6-3 200 3 Kentucky 2017 Rnd 1 Pick 11 United States RFA-2021
14 Nick Richards C 6-11 247 0 Kentucky 2020 Rnd 2 Pick 12 Jamaica RFA-2023
7 Grant Riller SG 6-3 190 0 Charleston 2020 Rnd 2 Pick 26 United States RFA-2021
3 Terry Rozier G 6-1 190 5 Louisville 2015 Rnd 1 Pick 16 United States UFA-2022
25 P.J. Washington PF 6-7 236 1 Kentucky 2019 Rnd 1 Pick 12 United States TO-2022; RFA-2023
40 Cody Zeller F 7-0 240 7 Indiana 2013 Rnd 1 Pick 4 United States UFA-2021
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2020-2021 Charlotte Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters T. Rozier D. Graham G. Hayward P. Washington B. Biyombo
Rotation L. Ball M. Monk C. Martin M. Bridges C. Zeller
Rotation     C. Martin J. McDaniels  
Lim PT   G. Riller   V. Carey, Jr. N. Richards
Lim PT   N. Darling      

Charlotte Draft Rights Retained

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

2020-2021 Charlotte Awards & Honors

Player Award / Honor
LaMelo Ball Rookie Of The Month (Jan 21, Feb 21)
LaMelo Ball Rising Stars Challenge Participant (2021)

2020-2021 Charlotte Season Stat Leaders

Player GP MIN PTS REB AST STL BLK TOV
Terry Rozier 33 33.5 20.5 3.8 3.2 1.4 0.4 2.1
Gordon Hayward 31 34.8 21.5 5.4 3.9 1.3 0.4 2.0
LaMelo Ball 35 28.9 15.8 6.0 6.3 1.6 0.4 2.8
P.J. Washington 31 29.4 12.5 6.3 2.9 1.1 1.2 2.1
Miles Bridges 35 26.8 10.0 5.7 2.1 0.7 0.7 1.7
Devonte' Graham 25 32.8 13.7 3.0 5.7 1.0 0.0 1.4
Malik Monk 22 22.7 13.5 2.9 1.9 0.3 0.1 1.5
Bismack Biyombo 33 22.3 5.6 5.6 1.5 0.3 1.2 0.9
Cody Zeller 18 23.4 9.7 7.6 2.4 0.6 0.6 1.1
Caleb Martin 26 15.2 5.5 2.8 1.2 0.8 0.3 0.7
Cody Martin 23 11.6 3.4 2.3 1.0 0.5 0.2 0.7
Jalen McDaniels 17 12.5 4.5 2.6 0.5 0.1 0.2 0.8
Nick Richards 8 2.9 1.4 0.8 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1
Vernon Carey, Jr. 3 2.1 1.0 1.0 0.3 0.0 0.3 0.0

Charlotte Hornets Future Free Agent Details

2021 2022 2023 2024
Cody Zeller (UFA)
Bismack Biyombo (UFA)
Malik Monk (RFA)
Grant Riller (RFA)
Nate Darling (RFA)
Devonte' Graham (UFA)
Terry Rozier (UFA)
Miles Bridges (RFA)
P.J. Washington (TO)
LaMelo Ball (TO)
Caleb Martin (RFA)
Cody Martin (UFA)
Jalen McDaniels (TO)
P.J. Washington (RFA)
Nick Richards (RFA)
Vernon Carey, Jr. (TO)
LaMelo Ball (TO)
Gordon Hayward (UFA)
LaMelo Ball (RFA)

Charlotte Hornets Future Draft Pick Summary

Year First Round Second Round
2021OwnTo DET (via NYK); BRK; LAC
2022Own31-55 Own; 56-60 to BOS
2023OwnMost favorable of CHA, ATL and BRK to PHL; second most favorable to ATL and least favorable to BRK (via ATL swap of ATL or CHA for BRK); BOS
2024OwnTo OKC (via NOP); BOS
2025OwnOwn
2026OwnOwn
2027OwnOwn

Charlotte Hornets Future Traded Pick Details

Incoming Outgoing

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]

2023 second round draft pick from Boston
Boston's 2023 2nd round pick to Charlotte [Boston-Charlotte, 11/29/2020]

2024 second round draft pick from Boston
Boston's 2024 2nd round pick to Charlotte [Boston-Charlotte, 11/29/2020]

2021 second round draft pick to Detroit
Charlotte's 2021 2nd round pick to Detroit (via New York) [Charlotte-New York, 2/7/2018; Detroit-New York, 2/8/2021]

2022 second round draft pick to Boston
Charlotte's 2022 2nd round pick to Boston protected for selections 31-55 (if this pick falls within its protected range and is therefore not conveyed, then Charlotte's obligation to Boston will be extinguished) [Boston-Charlotte, 11/29/2020]

2023 second round draft pick to Atlanta, Philadelphia or Brooklyn
Philadelphia will receive the most favorable of Atlanta's 2023 2nd round pick, Charlotte's 2023 2nd round pick and Brooklyn's 2023 2nd round pick and Atlanta will receive the second most favorable and Brooklyn will receive the least favorable of the three (via Atlanta's right to swap Atlanta or Charlotte for Brooklyn) [Atlanta-Charlotte, 6/21/2018; Atlanta-Brooklyn, 7/13/2018; Atlanta-Philadelphia, 7/7/2019]

2024 second round draft pick to Oklahoma City
Charlotte's 2024 2nd round pick to Oklahoma City (via New Orleans) [Charlotte-New Orleans, 11/19/2020; Denver-Milwaukee-New Orleans-Oklahoma City, 11/23/2020]

2020-2021 Charlotte Hornets Roster Composition

Selected via Draft

LaMelo Ball was selected as the #3 pick in the First Round of the 2020 NBA Draft by the Charlotte Hornets. LaMelo Ball signed a multi-year contract with the Charlotte Hornets on November 30, 2020.

Vernon Carey, Jr. was selected as the #2 pick in the Second Round of the 2020 NBA Draft by the Charlotte Hornets. Vernon Carey, Jr. signed a multi-year contract with the Charlotte Hornets on November 30, 2020.

Cody Martin was selected as the #6 pick in the Second Round of the 2019 NBA Draft by the Charlotte Hornets. Cody Martin signed a multi-year contract with the Charlotte Hornets on July 31, 2019.

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.

P.J. Washington was selected as the #12 pick in the First Round of the 2019 NBA Draft by the Charlotte Hornets. P.J. Washington signed a multi-year contract with the Charlotte Hornets on July 3, 2019.

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 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.

Draft Rights to Nick Richards, the #12 pick in the Second Round of the 2020 NBA Draft, were acquired by the Charlotte Hornets from the New Orleans Pelicans on November 19, 2020. Nick Richards signed a multi-year contract with the Charlotte Hornets on November 30, 2020.

Acquired via Trade

Bismack Biyombo was acquired in a trade by the Charlotte Hornets from the Orlando Magic on July 7, 2018. Bismack Biyombo re-signed to a contract as a free agent with the Charlotte Hornets on November 30, 2020.

Gordon Hayward was acquired in a sign and trade by the Charlotte Hornets from the Boston Celtics on November 29, 2020.

Terry Rozier was acquired in a sign and trade by the Charlotte Hornets from the Boston Celtics on July 6, 2019.

Acquired via Free Agency

Caleb Martin signed a contract as a free agent with the Charlotte Hornets on July 31, 2019.

Jalen McDaniels signed a multi-year contract as a free agent with the Charlotte Hornets on October 20, 2019.

2020-2021 Charlotte Hornets Front Office

Staff Member Position Start Season Previous Job
Daniel Sundheim Minority Owner 2019-2020 N/A
Gabe Plotkin Minority Owner 2019-2020 N/A
Michael Jordan Owner, Chairman 2006-2007 President of Basketball Operations (Washington Wizards, 2000 to 2001)
Fred Whitfield Vice Chairman, Alternate Governor 2006-2007 Assistant Legal Counsel (Washington Wizards, 2000 to 2003)
Curtis Polk Alternate Governor 2017-2018 Vice Chairman (Charlotte Hornets, 2011 to 2017)
Travis Ferguson Chief Financial Officer 2018-2019 Senior Manager of Financial Analysis and Budgeting (Charlotte Hornets, 2013 to 2018)
Jacob Gallagher Chief Revenue Officer 2019-2020 Senior Vice President of Ticket Sales and Services (Charlotte Hornets, 2018 to 2019)
Tamara Daniels General Counsel, Senior VP 2020-2021 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)
Chad Iske Assistant Coach 2018-2019 Head Coach (2017 to 2018)
Jay Hernandez Assistant Coach, Director of Player Development 2018-2019 Assistant Coach (2016 to 2017)
Jay Triano Assistant Coach 2018-2019 Program Assistant (2017 to 2018)
Nate Mitchell Assistant Coach 2018-2019 Assistant Coach (2017 to 2018)
Dutch Gaitley Assistant Coach 2018-2019 Assistant Coach (2017 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)
Drew Perry Director of Pro Scouting 2018-2019 Director of Advance Scouting (Charlotte Hornets, 2013 to 2018)
Jakub Kudlacek Director of International Scouting 2018-2019 Scout (Charlotte Hornets, 2017 to 2018)
Brian Clouser Director of Basketball Research and Analysis 2014-2015 Basketball Operations Analyst (Charlotte Hornets, 2013 to 2014)
George Rodman Director of Analytics 2018-2019 Basketball Operations Manager (Orlando Magic, 2012 to 2018)
Kathryn Karakus Senior Director of Basketball Operations 2019-2020 Director of Basketball Operations (Charlotte Hornets, 2011 to 2019)
David Duquette Director of Basketball Strategy 2018-2019 Director of Basketball Affairs (Charlotte Hornets, 2014 to 2018)
Jackson Simmons Assistant Video Coordinator 2018-2019 Director of Basketball Operations (Western Carolina, 2017 to 2018)
Garrius Adams Assistant Video Coordinator 2019-2020 Basketball Operations (Los Angeles Lakers, 2018 to 2019)
Jordan Surenkamp Head Video Coordinator 2019-2020 Assistant Video Coordinator (Charlotte Hornets, 2018 to 2019)
Anthony Gacona Scout 2012-2013 N/A
Gary Sacks Scout 2018-2019 Assistant General Manager (Los Angeles Clippers, 2014 to 2018)
Kevin Grevey Scout 2018-2019 College Scout (Los Angeles Lakers, 2011 to 2018)
Richie Wrase Scout 2018-2019 N/A
Jordan Wilkes Scout 2019-2020 Director of Player Development (Los Angeles Lakers, 2018 to 2019)
Justin Jordan Scout 2019-2020 Assistant Video Coordinator (Charlotte Hornets, 2018 to 2019)
Pete Guelli Chief Operating Officer, Executive VP 2009-2010 N/A
James R. Jordan Chief Operating Officer, Executive VP 2018-2019 Executive Vice President of Operations (Charlotte Hornets, 2013 to 2018)
Donna Julian Executive VP 2020-2021 Senior Vice President of Arena and Event Operations (Charlotte Hornets, 2014 to 2020)
Jason Rivera Equipment Manager 2013-2014 Equipment Manager (Orlando Magic, 2010 to 2013)
Joe Sharpe Director of Sports Performance 2018-2019 Athletic Trainer (2016 to 2017)
Larry Jordan Director of Player Personnel 2013-2014 Director of Special Projects (Charlotte Hornets, 2011 to 2014)
Nick Friedman Player Development Coach 2019-2020 Assistant Coach (Northern Arizona Suns, 2018 to 2018)
Matt Carroll Player Development Assistant 2018-2019 Community Relations Representative (Charlotte Hornets, 2014 to 2018)
Adam Linens Strength and Conditioning Coach 2018-2019 Strength and Conditioning Coach (Oregon, 2015 to 2018)
Quinton Sawyer Associate Head Athletic Trainer 2018-2019 Athletic Trainer (Michigan State, 2011 to 2016)
Jason Meiring Assistant Strength and Conditioning Coach 2014-2015 Strength and Conditioning Coach Intern (Charlotte Hornets, 2012 to 2013)
Lauren McGuigan Director of Sports Science 2019-2020 N/A
Aaron Karkow Assistant Athletic Trainer 2017-2018 Assistant Athletic Trainer (Mount Olive, 2014 to 2016)
Dr. Joe Garcia Team Physician 2012-2013 N/A
Dr. Marcus Cook Team Physician 2013-2014 N/A
Sam Farber Radio Broadcaster 2020-2021 N/A
Patrick Doughty Public Address Announcer 2018-2019 N/A