|Apr. 18 3:18 PM PT4:18 PM MT5:18 PM CT6:18 PM ET22:18 GMT6:18 AM 北京时间3:18 PM MST5:18 PM EST2:18 UAE (+1)23:1818:18 ET5:18 PM CT - The Hornets have signed center Darryl Watkins to a 10-day contract and waived former LSU standout Chris Johnson.
Analysis: New Orleans signed Watkins on Wednesday, one day after shutting down center Chris Kaman for the final five games of the season because of his bruised left tibia. The 6-foot-11 Watkins has not played in the NBA during the regular season since spending nine games with Sacramento during the 2007-08 campaign. The former Syracuse player has spent parts of the past few preseasons with San Antonio, Cleveland and New Orleans.