(CHARLOTTE, N.C.) — Making his season debut, shooting guard Eric Gordon scored 24 points and dished out seven assists in 25 minutes of action as the New Orleans Hornets (7-23) buzzed the Charlotte Bobcats (7-23) Saturday night, 98-95.
The 24-year-old Gordon had been out of action since late April, after undergoing arthroscopic surgery on his right knee.
Forward Michael Kidd-Gilchrist led the way for the Bobcats with 22 points, who have now lost 18 straight dating back to Nov. 26.
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Madison Park, Keith Allen and Andreas Preuss, CNN