Source: Former Husky Walker Gets 4-Year ExtensionThe Charlotte Hornets have agreed to a four-year, $48 million contract extension with point guard Kemba Walker, a person familiar with the deal said Tuesday night.
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UConn Players’ Loyalty After Postseason Ban Pays OffThe Huskies were punished for the mistakes made by players over the four previous years. While five players left the program, others remained loyal to UConn.
Former Husky Gordon Joining Kemba In CharlotteThe Detroit Pistons traded guard Ben Gordon and a future first-round draft choice to the Charlotte Bobcats on Tuesday for swingman Corey Maggette, shedding about $15 million in salary.
NBA Coach Pleased With Ex-UConn Star's PlayCHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) _ Bobcats coach Paul Silas says he's encouraged by Kemba Walker's progress since the rookie became the team's starting point guard last week.
Former UConn Player Kemba Walker A Big Part Of Bobcats' PlansIt was Bobcats owner Michael Jordan who handed down the edict. After watching Kemba Walker lead Connecticut to the national championship last spring, Jordan told his front office under no uncertain terms they were to draft him if he fell to the ninth spot.
UConn's Kemba Walker To Throw First Pitch At Yankee Stadium UConn basketball star Kemba Walker has been asked to throw out the first pitch when the Yankees take on the Baltimore Orioles tonight at Yankee Stadium.
Walker Named Naismith Award Finalist The Atlanta Tipoff Club has named UConn junior guard Kemba Walker one of four finalists for the Naismith Men's College Player of the Year Award.
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