Jeremy Lamb Injury: Updates on Hornets Guard’s Toe and Return

January 13th, 2016 by Mike Chiari Leave a reply »

Charlotte Hornets guard Jeremy Lamb is in the midst of a career season, but the former UConn standout has hit a roadblock in the form of a toe injury. 

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Lamb Battling Strained Right Great Toe Wednesday, Jan. 13 Lamb left the game seconds into the fourth quarter and was ruled out for the remainder of the Hornets' clash with the Atlanta Hawks, per the team's public relations department. 

The Hornets acquired Lamb in a trade with the Oklahoma City Thunder this past offseason, and he has paid immediate dividends. The former first-round draft pick of the Houston Rockets played somewhat sparingly for OKC, but he has thrived in an increased role with Charlotte to the tune of a career-high 11.4 points and 4.6 rebounds on 46.7 percent shooting from the field and 31.4 percent from three. 

With the likes of Kevin Durant and Russell Westbrook dominating the ball for the Thunder, there simply wasn't much room for Lamb to make a true impact as an offensive player. 

Lamb was heavy on potential and light on production when he arrived in Charlotte, but that didn't stop th ...

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