Charlotte Hornets Set New Franchise Points Records & Punish Pacers
The Charlotte Hornets beat the Indiana Pacers 158-126 (at home), including dropping 87 points in the 2nd half.
LaMelo Ball posted his fourth triple-double of the season – racking up 29 points, 13 assists and 10 rebounds.
The game was:
- Most points in a game in Hornets history (included 24 3-pointers).
- Most points allowed by the Pacers since they joined the NBA in 1976 (alongside 3 other ABA franchises in 1976).
- Most points by any team in a second half since January 1991 (Rockets v Nuggets).