Charlotte Hornets Announce 2016 Training Camp Roster

Team Signs Perry Ellis, Finalizing Training Camp Squad at 19 Players

September 23, 2016 – Charlotte Hornets General Manager Rich Cho announced today the team’s 2016 training camp roster and signing of Perry Ellis. Per team policy, terms of the deal were not released. The training camp roster now stands at 19.

Ellis, a 2016 Consensus All-America Second Team member and two-time All-Big 12 First Team (2016, 2015) standout, appeared in 38 games for Kansas during his senior campaign, averaging 16.9 points, 5.8 rebounds and 1.3 assists in 30.3 minutes per game. For his four-year career, the Wichita, Kan., native appeared in 144 total games, averaging 12.5 points, 5.8 rebounds and 1.0 assists per game, leaving Kansas as the eighth all-time leading scorer (1,798).

The team’s training camp roster is listed below:

No. Player Pos. Ht. Wt. Birthdate Prior to NBA/Home Country Yrs Pro
1 Andrew Andrews G 6-2 200 05/25/93 Washington/USA R
5 Nicolas Batum G/F 6-8 200 12/14/88 Le Mans/France 8
21 Marco Belinelli G/F 6-5 210 03/25/86 Fortitudo Bologna (Italy)/Italy 9
34 Perry Ellis F 6-8 225 09/14/93 Kansas/USA R
12 Treveon Graham G/F 6-5 219 10/28/93 Virginia Commonwealth/USA R
9 Aaron Harrison G 6-6 212 10/28/94 Kentucky/USA R
00 Spencer Hawes F/C 7-1 245 04/28/88 Washington/USA 9
55 Roy Hibbert C 7-2 270 12/11/86 Georgetown/USA 8
44 Frank Kaminsky F/C 7-0 242 04/04/93 Wisconsin/USA 1
14 Michael Kidd-Gilchrist F 6-7 232 09/26/93 Kentucky/USA 4
3 Jeremy Lamb G 6-5 185 05/30/92 Connecticut/USA 4
22 Brian Roberts G 6-1 173 12/03/85 Dayton/USA 4
7 Ramon Sessions G 6-3 190 04/11/86 Nevada/USA 9
6 Rasheed Sulaimon G 6-4 196 03/09/94 Maryland/USA R
10 Mike Tobey C 7-0 260 10/10/94 Virginia/USA R
15 Kemba Walker G 6-1 184 05/08/90 Connecticut/USA 5
2 Marvin Williams F 6-9 237 06/19/86 North Carolina/USA 11
35 Christian Wood F 6-11 220 09/27/95 UNLV/USA 1
40 Cody Zeller F 7-0 240 10/05/92 Indiana/USA 3

HEAD COACH: Steve Clifford (Maine-Farmington)
ASSOCIATE HEAD COACH: Patrick Ewing (Georgetown)
ASSISTANT COACHES: Stephen Silas (Brown), Pat Delany (Saint Anselm), Bob Weiss (Penn State), Steve Hetzel (Michigan State), Bruce Kreutzer (SUNY-New Paltz)
HEAD ATHLETIC TRAINER: Steve Stricker (Iowa State)
STRENGTH & CONDITIONING COACH: Matt Friia (Ithaca)
ASSISTANT ATHLETIC TRAINER: Dennis Williams (South Carolina)