2019 ScheduleAll times ET

2019 Schedule
39-43, 2nd in Southeast
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9mAdrian Wojnarowsi

Sources: Celtics frontrunners to sign Kemba

The Celtics have emerged as the frontrunner to sign Charlotte guard Kemba Walker once free agency opens on Sunday, league sources tell ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski.

Adrian Wojnarowski NBA 

The Boston Celtics have emerged as the front-runner to sign Charlotte All-Star guard Kemba Walker once free agency opens Sunday at 6 p.m. ET, league sources tell ESPN.

Stephen A. not sold on Kemba over Kyrie on Celtics (1:43)
Kornheiser: Kemba would make Celtics a contender (1:55)
What Kemba brings to the table heading into free agency (1:18)
Kemba scores with no regard (0:23)
Kemba calls Hornets his 'first priority' (1:01)
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Kemba: 'Would take less' to stay with Hornets

All-Star point guard Kemba Walker says he would consider taking less than the $221 million supermax contract he's eligible to receive to re-sign with Charlotte.

Woj: Lakers, Mavs, Knicks interested in Kemba (0:45)

Adrian Wojnarowski NBA 

Charlotte's Marvin Williams has exercised his $15M player option for the 2019-2020 season, league sources tell ESPN. Williams, who turns 33 next week, averaged 10.1 points and 5.4 rebounds per game last season, his fifth with the Hornets.

Tony Parker bids adieu to the NBA after 18 seasons (4:24)
Bowen praises Parker for staying true to himself (1:28)

Bobby Marks ESPN 

Tony Parker had a $5.25M non-guaranteed contract in Charlotte for the 2019-20 season. The contract had a July 4 trigger date that would become fully guaranteed if he was still on the roster. The Hornets will waive the veteran guard before July 4th.

NBA draft profile: PJ Washington (0:57)
NBA draft profile: Jalen McDaniels (0:54)
Isola: The Hornets want Kemba Walker on a discount (1:55)
Scott: Kemba is player most affected by All-NBA team (1:08)
Suns fall out of Top 4 in draft (2:33)
Bowen: Jordan is not enough to keep Walker with Hornets (1:35)

Team Stats

Points Per Game110.719th
Rebounds Per Game43.823rd
Assists Per Game23.224th
Points Allowed111.817th

Team History

YEARWLPCT
2018-193943.476
2017-183646.439
2016-173646.439
2015-164834.585
2014-153349.402