Charlotte Hornets' newly acquired player Nicolas Batum, left, answers a question as Jeremy Lamb, right, listens during a new conference last month at Time Warner Cable Arena.
Charlotte Hornets' newly acquired player Nicolas Batum, left, answers a question as Jeremy Lamb, right, listens during a new conference last month at Time Warner Cable Arena. Chuck Burton AP
Charlotte Hornets' newly acquired player Nicolas Batum, left, answers a question as Jeremy Lamb, right, listens during a new conference last month at Time Warner Cable Arena. Chuck Burton AP

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