Michael Jordan, Hornets Plan To Re-Sign Kemba Walker: Report

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Charlotte Hornets level guard Kemba Walker reportedly drew curiosity from a number of groups this previous Summer, and the Dallas Mavericks even inquired a couple of deal in "current weeks," however Michael Jordan is not fascinated with dealing the 28-year outdated All Star.

According to a report by The Athletic's Shams Charania, MJ plans to resign Walker when he hits free company at season's finish.

"The Charlotte Hornets are competing for a playoff berth, have Kemba Walker because the face of their franchise and are posited to have Walker representing the group when town hosts All-Star Weekend," Charania writes (H/T Bleacher Report). 

Through 46 video games this season, Walker is averaging a career-high 25 factors per recreation to associate with 5.6 assists and four.three rebounds. He earned All Star honors in every of the final two seasons and shall be up for an enormous contract this Summer - whether or not its with Charlotte or another workforce stays to be seen.

The Hornets are presently hanging on to the eighth spot within the Eastern Conference with a document of 22-24. Despite the danger of shedding Walker for nothing within the low season, it seems that MJ and the Hornets will not be sellers on the February 7 commerce deadline.