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Hornets’ Walker, Zeller Still Not Cleared for Contact

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Charlotte Hornets point guard Kemba Walker and center Cody Zeller are dealing with nagging injuries that could cause them to sit out one or more preseason exhibitions in the coming weeks.

Walker is coming back from elective knee surgery. Zeller still has some effect from a bone bruise in his right knee that he suffered in the playoffs last spring. Both are being held out of contact drills.

“Kemba and Cody aren’t at a stage yet where they can do anything with contact. Dummy offense and shooting drills,” coach Steve Clifford said following Tuesday’s first practice of training camp at the Spectrum Center.

Source: Rick Bonnell of The Charlotte Observer

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Curry’s Status Remains Up in Air for Second Round

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Steve Kerr asked if they were ruling out Steph Curry for this weekend (either for Game 7 vs Spurs or Game 1 vs Pelicans), says it’s just “day-to-day,” didn’t want to “make predictions.”

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Milwaukee Frustrated With Non-Call on Celtics Violation

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Members of the Milwaukee Bucks expressed frustration that referees missed what appeared to be an obvious 24-second violation on the Boston Celtics late in Game 5.

Al Horford’s 3-point attempt with 1:18 remaining seemed to come after the 24-second clock had expired in a five-point game. Instead, Celtics rookie Semi Ojeleye tapped out a rebound as Bucks players motioned for a whistle and Terry Rozier hustled to secure the ball.

Source: Chris Forsberg of ESPN

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Giannis Ready to Come Out Agressive in Game 6

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After attempting just 10 shots in Tuesday’s Game 5 loss to the Boston Celtics, Milwaukee Bucks star Giannis Antetokounmpo vowed to come out more aggressively in Thursday’s Game 6 in Milwaukee.

“It’s on me,” Antetokounmpo said. “As I said, I had open shots, but they wasn’t my shots, so I didn’t feel comfortable to take them. I think my teammates did a great job finding me, but come the next game, in Game 6, I got to be more aggressive, make more plays because definitely my teammates need me.”

Source: Nick Friedell of ESPN

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