Hornets at Mavericks
7:30 p.m. Thursday, American Airlines Center, Dallas
TV: FSSW Radio: ESPN/103.3 FM, ESPN/1540 AM (Sp.)
Records: Hornets 1-3; Mavs 2-2
About the Hornets: Charlotte snapped a three-game losing streak Tuesday by pounding the Chicago Bulls 130-105. Led by Jeremy Lamb’s 20 points, the Hornets got 71 points from their bench. ... Kemba Walker (15.5 points per game, 5.3 assists), Nicolas Batum (14.3 points, 7.5 rebounds), Jeremy Lamb (13.3 points), Al Jefferson (12.8 points, 7.3 rebounds) and Jeremy Lin (12.8 points) lead a balanced attack.
About the Mavericks: Dallas opened its three-game homestand Tuesday with a 102-91 loss to the Toronto Raptors. ... Chandler Parsons, who has played only the first halves of the past two games while averaging 13 minutes, will continue to be limited as he recovers from knee surgery. ... Dirk Nowitzki leads the team in scoring (17.5) and averages eight rebounds. Deron Williams averages 12 points and 6.3 assists while Zaza Pachulia averages 8.5 points and 9.3 rebounds.