After a road loss to the Cleveland Cavaliers that saw Charlotte guard Kemba Walker leave early with a left knee contusion, the former UConn star said he’d be good to play at Indiana on Monday evening.
Kemba Walker: "I'll be playing next game." https://t.co/uNApJIACs1— Rick Bonnell (@rick_bonnell) December 11, 2016
Officially speaking, the Hornets have listed Walker as “probable” for Monday’s game.
The @hornets list Kemba Walker (knee contusion) as probable for Pacers game. Kemba said last night he's playing.— Rick Bonnell (@rick_bonnell) December 11, 2016
Walker is averaging over 23 points and 5 assists per game this season for the Hornets. See his full stats here.
The Pacers play the Hornets at 7:00 p.m. EST on Monday in Indianapolis.