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Kemba Walker
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Team: CharlotteHeight: 6-1 Born: 5/8/1990
Position: PGWeight: 184 Birthplace: Bronx, New York
College: ConnecticutDraft: 1st Round 9th pick by Bobcats (2011)


Latest News
May 9 8:03 AM PT9:03 AM MT10:03 AM CT11:03 AM ET15:03 GMT23:03 8:03 AM MST10:03 AM EST19:03 UAE17:0311:03 ET10:03 AM CT14:03 - Walker underwent successful surgery Monday to repair a torn meniscus in his left knee.
Analysis: Walker is expected to resume basketball activities in early July, so his availability for the start of next season isn't in doubt. He finished second in voting for the NBA's Most Improved Player award after averaging a career-high 20.9 points, 5.2 assists and 1.6 steals in 2015-16.
Apr. 30 9:23 PM PT10:23 PM MT11:23 PM CT12:23 AM ET4:23 GMT12:23 9:23 PM MST11:23 PM EST8:23 UAE06:230:23 ET11:23 PM CT3:23 - Walker poured in 37 points on 14-of-30 shooting in Friday's 97-90 home loss to Miami in Game 6. He also knocked down four 3-pointers but the Hornets couldn't close it out.
Analysis: Walker is averaging 25 points on 38.7 percent shooting in the six games.
Apr. 25 8:58 PM PT9:58 PM MT10:58 PM CT11:58 PM ET3:58 GMT11:58 8:58 PM MST10:58 PM EST7:58 UAE (+1)05:5823:58 ET10:58 PM CT2:58 - Walker scored a playoff career-high 34 points, Jeremy Lin added 21 and the Charlotte Hornets beat the Miami Heat 89-85 on Monday night to even their first-round series at 2-2.
Analysis: Walker scored 11 straight Charlotte points in the fourth quarter after Miami had cut the lead to two with 6:07 left. After going 4 of 19 in Game 3, he was 13 of 28 from the field.
Apr. 21 10:14 PM PT11:14 PM MT12:14 AM CT1:14 AM ET5:14 GMT13:14 10:14 PM MST12:14 AM EST9:14 UAE07:141:14 ET12:14 AM CT4:14 - Walker tallied 29 points in the Hornets' loss to Miami in Game 2 of the Eastern Conference quarterfinals.
Analysis: Walker is averaging 24 points for the series, though his efforts haven't been enough to prevent Charlotte from an 0-2 deficit.
Apr. 9 10:25 PM PT11:25 PM MT12:25 AM CT1:25 AM ET5:25 GMT13:25 10:25 PM MST12:25 AM EST9:25 UAE07:251:25 ET12:25 AM CT4:25 - Walker scored 22 points to lead the Hornets past Brooklyn on Friday.
Analysis: He added four assists and four rebounds in a typical outing for the Charlotte star, who's averaging 21.2 points, 5.1 assists and 4.5 rebounds per game for the season.
Apr. 7 10:11 PM PT11:11 PM MT12:11 AM CT1:11 AM ET5:11 GMT13:11 10:11 PM MST12:11 AM EST9:11 UAE07:111:11 ET12:11 AM CT4:11 - Walker bounced back with 34 points in Wednesday's victory at New York.
Analysis: The Bronx native shook off a 4-of-16, 11-point effort Tuesday in Toronto. Walker is averaging 25.3 points and 6.0 rebounds in four games in April.
Mar. 26 11:10 PM PT12:10 AM MT1:10 AM CT2:10 AM ET6:10 GMT14:10 11:10 PM MST1:10 AM EST10:10 UAE07:102:10 ET12:10 AM CT5:10 - Walker scored 29 points in the Hornets' 112-105 loss at Detroit on Friday.
Analysis: Walker's performance came after he averaged 11.7 points while making just 27.9 percent from the floor and 2 of 18 from 3-point range over the previous three games.
Mar. 23 9:48 PM PT10:48 PM MT11:48 PM CT12:48 AM ET4:48 GMT12:48 9:48 PM MST11:48 PM EST8:48 UAE05:480:48 ET10:48 PM CT3:48 - Walker's shooting slump continued in Tuesday's win over Brooklyn.
Analysis: Walker went 4 of 14 from the field while managing 14 points one night after he was held to six on 2-of-11 shooting against the Spurs. He's still averaging a career-high 21.0 points per game this season.
Mar. 22 10:54 PM PT11:54 PM MT12:54 AM CT1:54 AM ET5:54 GMT13:54 10:54 PM MST12:54 AM EST9:54 UAE06:541:54 ET11:54 PM CT4:54 - Walker was held to six points on 2-of-11 shooting in Monday's victory over San Antonio.
Analysis: The point total was Walker's second-lowest this season, eclipsing only a four-point effort against Golden State in December. Expect a more prolific performance Tuesday at lowly Brooklyn.
Mar. 19 6:23 PM PT7:23 PM MT8:23 PM CT9:23 PM ET1:23 GMT9:23 6:23 PM MST8:23 PM EST5:23 UAE (+1)02:2321:23 ET7:23 PM CT0:23 - Walker was a fantasy dud Saturday.
Analysis: Walker made 6 of 18 shots for 15 points and was outplayed by former teammate D.J. Augustin.
Mar. 13 9:42 PM PT10:42 PM MT11:42 PM CT12:42 AM ET4:42 GMT12:42 9:42 PM MST11:42 PM EST8:42 UAE05:420:42 ET10:42 PM CT3:42 - Walker said the Hornets are playing their best basketball of the season right now. He thinks they can be even better.
Analysis: Walker scored 17 of his 26 points in the second half, and the Hornets used a 17-2 run to open the fourth quarter and beat the Houston Rockets 125-109 Saturday night for their seventh straight victory in front of a sellout crowd. The guard is averaging 28.6 points and shooting 52.9 percent and 49.0 from 3-point range on the streak.
Mar. 9 8:50 PM PT9:50 PM MT10:50 PM CT11:50 PM ET4:50 GMT12:50 9:50 PM MST11:50 PM EST8:50 UAE05:5023:50 ET10:50 PM CT3:50 - Walker finished with 35 points, seven rebounds, seven assists and two steals in a win over the Pelicans on Wednesday. He also made five 3-pointers.
Analysis: Walker has averaged 33 points while making 17 of 34 from 3-point range in his last four games. He's also had 6.3 assists and 5.8 rebounds in that span.
Mar. 8 9:07 PM PT10:07 PM MT11:07 PM CT12:07 AM ET5:07 GMT13:07 10:07 PM MST12:07 AM EST9:07 UAE06:070:07 ET11:07 PM CT4:07 - Walker put up another big game Monday night, scoring 21 of his 34 points in the third quarter while the Hornets held off the Minnesota Timberwolves 108-103 for their fourth straight win.
Analysis: He's shot 53.4 percent from the field while scoring at least 30 points in three straight games.
Mar. 4 8:25 PM PT9:25 PM MT10:25 PM CT11:25 PM ET4:25 GMT12:25 9:25 PM MST11:25 PM EST8:25 UAE05:2523:25 ET10:25 PM CT3:25 - Walker continued his torrid pace, scoring 33 points and handing out 10 assists as the Hornets defeated the Indiana Pacers 108-101 on Friday night for their ninth win in the last 11 games.
Analysis: Walker was 9 of 17 from the field and made all 11 free throws for his 10th 30-point game of the season as the Hornets swept the Pacers for the first time in franchise history. Walker is averaging 29.6 points during Charlotte's current three-game win streak.
Mar. 2 9:56 PM PT10:56 PM MT11:56 PM CT12:56 AM ET5:56 GMT13:56 10:56 PM MST12:56 AM EST9:56 UAE06:560:56 ET11:56 PM CT4:56 - Walker followed one of his worst showings of the season with 26 points, nine assists and six rebounds on Tuesday.
Analysis: He made 9 of 16 shots, including 3 of 5 3s, two nights after his 3-for-15, nine-point clunker at Atlanta.
Mar. 2 8:39 PM PT9:39 PM MT10:39 PM CT11:39 PM ET4:39 GMT12:39 9:39 PM MST11:39 PM EST8:39 UAE05:3923:39 ET10:39 PM CT3:39 - Walker led the way with 30 points in a blowout win at Philadelphia.
Analysis: Walker has scored at least 20 points in 10 of his last 11 games.
Feb. 21 6:36 PM PT7:36 PM MT8:36 PM CT9:36 PM ET2:36 GMT10:36 7:36 PM MST9:36 PM EST6:36 UAE (+1)03:3621:36 ET8:36 PM CT1:36 - Walker had 28 points on 11-of-18 shooting in Sunday's win in Brooklyn.
Analysis: On a five-game winning streak, Walker has averaged 26.2 points on 47.9 percent.
Feb. 20 9:00 PM PT10:00 PM MT11:00 PM CT12:00 AM ET5:00 GMT13:00 10:00 PM MST12:00 AM EST9:00 UAE06:000:00 ET11:00 PM CT3:00 - Walker got back to his hot shooting ways from deep, making 4 of 9 3-pointers for 25 points on Friday.
Analysis: He missed all three of his 3-point attempts in the final game before the All-Star break but had made four in each of the previous four games. Walker is shooting 40.4 percent on 3s in his last 16 games.
Feb. 8 8:24 PM PT9:24 PM MT10:24 PM CT11:24 PM ET4:24 GMT12:24 9:24 PM MST11:24 PM EST8:24 UAE05:2423:24 ET10:24 PM CT2:24 - Walker scored 30 points as the Hornets led from the start and beat the Chicago Bulls 108-91 on Monday night.
Analysis: Walker has averaged 24.3 points in his last three games.
Feb. 4 9:53 PM PT10:53 PM MT11:53 PM CT12:53 AM ET5:53 GMT13:53 10:53 PM MST12:53 AM EST9:53 UAE06:530:53 ET11:53 PM CT3:53 - Walker wasn't able to play Wednesday because of a knee injury.
Analysis: Walker is expected back either Friday or Saturday.
Jan. 24 10:28 PM PT11:28 PM MT12:28 AM CT1:28 AM ET6:28 GMT14:28 11:28 PM MST1:28 AM EST10:28 UAE07:281:28 ET12:28 AM CT4:28 - Walker kept his scoring binge ongoing with Saturday's 26-point effort against New York.
Analysis: Walker is averaging an impressive 34.8 points over his last four games, scoring 52 in one and 40 in another. He's also helped out in the assist and rebounding categories, averaging 6.0 per game in each during that period.
Jan. 23 9:42 PM PT10:42 PM MT11:42 PM CT12:42 AM ET5:42 GMT13:42 10:42 PM MST12:42 AM EST9:42 UAE06:420:42 ET11:42 PM CT3:42 - Walker had 40 points, nine assists and seven rebounds in a 120-116 overtime win against Orlando on Friday night.
Analysis: Walker has totaled 113 points in his last three games and scored a franchise-record 52 in a double-overtime victory against Utah on Monday.
Jan. 19 11:57 PM PT12:57 AM MT1:57 AM CT2:57 AM ET7:57 GMT15:57 12:57 AM MST2:57 AM EST11:57 UAE08:572:57 ET1:57 AM CT5:57 - Walker scored a franchise-record 52 points Monday as the Hornets beat the Jazz 124-119 in double overtime.
Analysis: He had six 3-pointers, nine rebounds, eight assists and two steals. Walker made 16 of 34 shots from the field and 14 of 15 from the line to break the team mark of 48 points set by Glen Rice on March 6, 1997.
Jan. 16 9:12 PM PT10:12 PM MT11:12 PM CT12:12 AM ET5:12 GMT13:12 10:12 PM MST12:12 AM EST9:12 UAE06:120:12 ET11:12 PM CT3:12 - Walker finished with 25 points in Friday's loss at New Orleans.
Analysis: Walker is drawing All-Star buzz for the Hornets, but his four assists were a paltry total. He made 9 of 17 field goal attempts, including 5 of 7 from behind the arc, and connected on both of his foul shots.
Jan. 14 12:00 AM PT1:00 AM MT2:00 AM CT3:00 AM ET8:00 GMT16:00 1:00 AM MST3:00 AM EST12:00 UAE09:003:00 ET2:00 AM CT6:00 - Walker had 23 points on 9-of-13 shooting in a 107-84 rout of Atlanta on Wednesday night.
Analysis: Walker, averaging 19.1 points, was held to 11 in each of his previous two games while shooting a combined 7 for 28. He was 1 for 8 from 3-point range in those contests and 4 for 6 on Wednesday.
Jan. 10 7:45 PM PT8:45 PM MT9:45 PM CT10:45 PM ET3:45 GMT11:45 8:45 PM MST10:45 PM EST7:45 UAE (+1)04:4522:45 ET9:45 PM CT1:45 - Walker's fantasy production was down Sunday.
Analysis: Walker had 11 points and six assists. A second straight 11-point effort is cause for concern after he put up 32, 22 and 25 in a three-game stretch that had him earning fantasy player of the week accolades by numerous outlets.
Jan. 6 8:48 PM PT9:48 PM MT10:48 PM CT11:48 PM ET4:48 GMT12:48 9:48 PM MST11:48 PM EST8:48 UAE05:4823:48 ET10:48 PM CT2:48 - Walker scored 25 on Wednesday.
Analysis: Walker has created a buzz in the fantasy world, averaging 27.3 points in his last six games for the Hornets.
Jan. 3 11:15 PM PT12:15 AM MT1:15 AM CT2:15 AM ET7:15 GMT15:15 12:15 AM MST2:15 AM EST11:15 UAE08:152:15 ET1:15 AM CT5:15 - Walker amassed 32 points in a losing effort Saturday against Oklahoma City.
Analysis: Walker has been on a major tear for the injury-plagued Hornets. He's averaging 27.8 points and shot 40 percent from 3-point range over a five-game stretch.
Dec. 31 10:44 PM PT11:44 PM MT12:44 AM CT1:44 AM ET6:44 GMT14:44 11:44 PM MST1:44 AM EST10:44 UAE07:441:44 ET12:44 AM CT4:44 - Walker stayed hot with 29 points in Wednesday's loss to the Clippers.
Analysis: The standout guard was coming off a season-high 38-point effort Monday against the Lakers and is averaging 29.7 over a three-game stretch in which he's gone 9 of 17 on 3-pointers.
Dec. 29 11:33 PM PT12:33 AM MT1:33 AM CT2:33 AM ET7:33 GMT15:33 12:33 AM MST2:33 AM EST11:33 UAE08:332:33 ET1:33 AM CT5:33 - Walker scored 38 points wih six rebounds, five assists, three steals and two blocks in the Hornets' 108-98 win over the Los Angeles Lakers on Monday.
Analysis: Walker hit 14 of 25 from the field and scored 18 of Charlotte's 23 points in the fourth quarter.
Dec. 27 10:57 PM PT11:57 PM MT12:57 AM CT1:57 AM ET6:57 GMT14:57 11:57 PM MST1:57 AM EST10:57 UAE07:571:57 ET12:57 AM CT4:57 - Walker scored 22 points and dished out eight assists in the Hornets' 98-92 win over Memphis on Saturday.
Analysis: Walker's performance came after he totaled 24 points over his two previous games. He's averaging 17.9 on the season.
Dec. 22 9:11 PM PT10:11 PM MT11:11 PM CT12:11 AM ET5:11 GMT13:11 10:11 PM MST12:11 AM EST9:11 UAE06:110:11 ET11:11 PM CT3:11 - Walker was abysmal Monday.
Analysis: Walker scored a team-high 14 points as he made 3 of 10 shots.
Dec. 12 10:41 PM PT11:41 PM MT12:41 AM CT1:41 AM ET6:41 GMT14:41 11:41 PM MST1:41 AM EST10:41 UAE07:411:41 ET12:41 AM CT4:41 - Walker made 12 of 19 shots and 5 of 8 from 3-point range for 33 points on Friday.
Analysis: He added five rebounds and six assists. Walker has scored 51 points while making 20 of 32 shots in the last two games after averaging 11.7 points on 29.3-percent shooting in his previous three.
Dec. 7 12:41 PM PT1:41 PM MT2:41 PM CT3:41 PM ET20:41 GMT4:41 1:41 PM MST3:41 PM EST0:41 UAE (+1)21:4115:41 ET2:41 PM CT18:41 - Walker is doubtful Monday night.
Analysis: Walker has an illness.
Nov. 30 9:19 PM PT10:19 PM MT11:19 PM CT12:19 AM ET5:19 GMT13:19 10:19 PM MST12:19 AM EST9:19 UAE06:190:19 ET11:19 PM CT3:19 - Walker scored 22 points in the Hornets' 87-82 win over Milwaukee on Sunday.
Analysis: Walker leads the Hornets with 18.4 points per game. He's averaging 22.2 while hitting 54.4 percent from the floor during their 5-1 stretch.
Nov. 23 8:36 PM PT9:36 PM MT10:36 PM CT11:36 PM ET4:36 GMT12:36 9:36 PM MST11:36 PM EST8:36 UAE05:3623:36 ET10:36 PM CT2:36 - Walker had a season-high 39 points on Monday, including a driving one-handed scoop layup with 0.7 seconds left in regulation before Charlotte beat Sacramento 127-122 in overtime.
Analysis: The point guard poured in 25 points in the fourth quarter and OT as the Hornets rallied from 22 down in the second half on the way to their sixth consecutive home win.
Nov. 21 9:53 PM PT10:53 PM MT11:53 PM CT12:53 AM ET5:53 GMT13:53 10:53 PM MST12:53 AM EST9:53 UAE06:530:53 ET11:53 PM CT3:53 - Walker scored 20 points and dished out seven assists on Friday.
Analysis: He's averaged 23.0 points in his last three games while making 57.1 percent of his shots.
Nov. 17 8:30 PM PT9:30 PM MT10:30 PM CT11:30 PM ET4:30 GMT12:30 9:30 PM MST11:30 PM EST8:30 UAE05:3023:30 ET10:30 PM CT2:30 - Walker's 31 points were not enough in a 102-94 loss to New York on Tuesday.
Analysis: Walker has been streaky throughout his career. He had been averaging 11.5 points on 30.2 percent shooting over his previous four games.
Nov. 8 10:09 PM PT11:09 PM MT12:09 AM CT1:09 AM ET6:09 GMT14:09 11:09 PM MST1:09 AM EST10:09 UAE07:091:09 ET12:09 AM CT4:09 - Walker delivered 27 points on 11 of 15 shooting in Saturday's loss at San Antonio.
Analysis: It was easily his best performance of the season. Walker's first few games have been quite erratic, but he's still getting plenty of looks on a team with few major offensive threats.
Nov. 2 10:54 PM PT11:54 PM MT12:54 AM CT1:54 AM ET6:54 GMT14:54 11:54 PM MST1:54 AM EST10:54 UAE07:541:54 ET12:54 AM CT4:54 - Walker finished with 17 points and six assists in Sunday's loss to Atlanta.
Analysis: He's been a reliable source in both those categories thus far, having averaged 16.3 points and 5.3 assists through the first three games.
Oct. 29 10:04 PM PT11:04 PM MT12:04 AM CT1:04 AM ET5:04 GMT13:04 10:04 PM MST12:04 AM EST9:04 UAE06:041:04 ET11:04 PM CT3:04 - Walker scored 19 but was 5 of 16 in Charlotte's opener Wednesday at Miami.
Analysis: Walker was said to have worked all offseason on his shooting, particularly from deep, but he was 1 for 4 from downtown Wednesday. He's a 39.5 percent shooter from the field for his career.

Regular Season Stats

Per Game
Year Team G MPG PPG RPG APG SPG BPG TOPG FG% 3P% FT%
11-12 Cha 66 27.2 12.1 3.5 4.4 0.9 0.3 1.8 .366 .305 .789
12-13 Cha 82 34.9 17.7 3.5 5.7 2.0 0.4 2.4 .423 .322 .798
13-14 Cha 73 35.8 17.7 4.2 6.1 1.2 0.4 2.3 .393 .333 .837
14-15 Cha 62 34.2 17.3 3.5 5.1 1.4 0.5 1.6 .385 .304 .827
15-16 Cha 81 35.6 20.9 4.4 5.2 1.6 0.5 2.1 .427 .371 .847
Career 364 33.7 17.3 3.8 5.3 1.4 0.4 2.1 .403 .334 .823

Totals
Year Team G Min FGM FGA 3PM 3PA FTM FTA OR TR A Stl Blk TO Pts
11-12 Cha  66 1792 281 767 69 226 168 213 30 234 289 60 20 119 799
12-13 Cha  82 2859 526 1244 107 332 296 371 60 283 471 160 31 200 1455
13-14 Cha  73 2614 449 1143 109 327 282 337 39 306 447 86 32 169 1289
14-15 Cha  62 2119 378 981 85 280 234 283 35 220 318 89 31 100 1075
15-16 Cha  81 2885 568 1331 182 490 371 438 56 357 421 126 39 171 1689
Career 364 12269 2202 5466 552 1655 1351 1642 220 1400 1946 521 153 759 6307

Postseason Stats

Per Game
Year Team G MPG PPG RPG APG SPG BPG TOPG FG% 3P% FT%
13-14 Cha 4 38.3 19.5 3.8 6.0 2.0 0.8 3.8 .473 .500 .778
15-16 Cha 7 37.1 22.7 3.0 4.0 1.3 0.6 1.7 .366 .326 .943
Career 11 37.5 21.5 3.3 4.7 1.5 0.6 2.5 .394 .388 .887

Totals
Year Team G Min FGM FGA 3PM 3PA FTM FTA OR TR A Stl Blk TO Pts
13-14 Cha  4 153 26 55 12 24 14 18 1 15 24 8 3 15 78
15-16 Cha  7 260 56 153 14 43 33 35 3 21 28 9 4 12 159
Career 11 413 82 208 26 67 47 53 4 36 52 17 7 27 237

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