Kemba Walker PG CHA 11 Days

Walker (knee) is targeting Mar. 16 as the earliest possible return date, Rick Bonnell of the Charlotte Observer reports.Walker was originally handed a recovery timetable of about six weeks, and this return date would fall in line with that prognosis. The point guard has already missed eight games, and assuming the Mar. 16 timeline holds up, he'd miss 12 additional contests. The Hornets have been starting Brian Roberts in his place, but recent acquisition Mo Williams will factor into the rotation and has a chance to supplant Roberts in the starting five.

Kemba Walker PG CHA 1 Month

Walker (knee) underwent successful surgery Wednesday to repair a torn left meniscus. He's expected to miss a minimum of six weeks.

As expected, Walker will miss at least a month-and-a-half of action, and he should be expected back in early-to-mid-March. Walker is the Hornets' leader in scoring, assists and steals and had scored 20 or more point sin 14 of his last 21 contests. Brian Roberts will step in as the interim starting point guard in Walker's absence, though the team could look to find an upgrade via trade.

Kemba Walker PG CHA 1 Month

Walker (knee) will undergo surgery to repair a torn meniscus in his left knee, NBA.com reports.

Walker received a second opinion on his knee, which has been bothering him for nearly two weeks, Monday, and the torn meniscus diagnosis was confirmed. While the team is withholding a timeline until after the surgery is completed, Walker is expected to miss around six weeks. If that timetable is, indeed, accurate, Walker would be set to return in early-to-mid-March with roughly 20 or so games remaining in the regular season. Even without an official timetable from the team, expect Walker to miss significant time, which means Brian Roberts will step in as the starting point guard.

Kemba Walker PG CHA 1 Month

Walker (knee) is in New York on Monday getting a second opinion on his injury, the Charlotte Observer's Rick Bonnell reports.

The Hornets do not play again until Wednesday in San Antonio, so in theory, Walker could rejoin the team and take part in that game. However, conventional wisdom would suggest he probably won't be available for that game. There is still nothing firm being announced here, but we should know more following the results of this second opinion.

Kemba Walker PG CHA 1 Month

Walker missed Saturday's game with his reoccurring knee pain, and the team is evaluating the soreness and should have a better idea of how to treat the injury next week, the Charlotte Observer reports.

This report is a bit maddening in how non-specific it is, but what could be gleaned from the tweet is that the Hornets may be considering having Walker undergo surgery or sit out for a longer period of time. The Hornets don't play again until Wednesday. Don't make any rash decisions with Walker until more details are announced.

Kemba Walker PG CHA 1 Month

Walker is dealing with soreness in his knee and will not play against the Knicks on Saturday, the Charlotte Observer reports.

Walker will get significant time to rest his knee by not playing Saturday since the Hornets won't play again until Wednesday against the Spurs. Brian Roberts will start at point guard Saturday and Gary Neal and Lance Stephenson should chip in off the bench.

Kemba Walker PG CHA 1 Month

Walker (knee) scored 15 points (4-17 FG, 2-9 3Pt, 5-6 FT) with two rebounds in 34 minutes during Wednesday's win over the Heat.

He didn't look to be quite 100 percent after missing a couple of games with a knee injury, but Walker should be back to his volume scoring ways soon enough.

Kemba Walker PG CHA 1 Month

Walker (knee) will play Wednesday against the Heat, Rick Bonnell of the Charlotte Observer reports.

After going through shootaround without issue, Walker has been given the green light after missing two games. He may still be hampered, but he's strung together some impressive performances of late and is averaging nearly 30 points and five rebounds over his last five games.

Kemba Walker PG CHA 1 Month

Walker (knee) will be a true game-time decision Wednesday against the Heat.

After sitting out Monday, practicing Tuesday and going through Wednesday's shootaround, the belief is that Walker will be ready to go, but he'll go through pregame warmups and see how he feels before making a final determination. Walker has been on a tear of late, averaging 29.8 points, 4.8 rebounds and 4.2 assists while shooting 47.3 percent from the field over his last five games.

Kemba Walker PG CHA 1 Month

Walker (knee) went through shootaround and is probable to play Wednesday against the Heat, Ira Winderman of the South Florida Sun Sentinel reports.

Walker has missed the last two games due to a cyst in his knee, but after practicing Tuesday and taking part in shootaround, he's on track to return to the court Wednesday night. The point guard is averaging 27.0 points and 4.6 assists this month, and his Hornets have won seven of their last eight.