In the shadow of the college basketball season tipping off, the NBA game is in full swing. Two former Cats squared off against each other in a battle of cellar dwellers. New Orleans and Anthony Davis matched up against Charlotte and Michael Kidd-Gilchrist Friday night.
The Hornets won the game on the heels of Davis’ double-double with 23 points and 11 rebounds. The uni-blocker tacked five stuffs on to push New Orleans ahead of the Bobcats, 107-99.
Michael Kidd-Gilchrest led the Bobcats in scoring with 12 points. He added six boards and three blocks in 33 minutes.
The Hornets move to 3-2 on the young season, and the Bobcats fall to 1-3. Next up for Davis and the Hornets are Patrick Patterson and Terrence Jones in Houston.