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HORNETS TO HOST TRAINING CAMP AT THE ALARIO CENTER

December 7, 2011

The New Orleans Hornets will hold training camp prior to the start of the 2011 preseason at the teams practice facility, the Alario Center, beginning Friday, December 9th from 10:00 a.m. 12 noon contingent on the timely ratification of the new collective bargaining agreement. The Hornets annual media day activities will take place on Wednesday, December 14th from 1:00 p.m.-6:00 p.m., at the New Orleans Arena.

Head coach Monty Williams and his players will practice twice daily four times during training camp (Friday, December 9th, Saturday, December 10th, Monday, December 12th and Tuesday, December 13th), with one session on Sunday, December 11th, one session on Wednesday, December 14th before Media Day is held and one practice on Thursday, December 15th before traveling to Memphis for their first preseason game.

Media members will have access to the final half-hour of the morning session, at approximately 11:30 a.m. and the evening session, at approximately 6:30 p.m., but everyone is asked to contact the Hornets Media Relations Department to confirm all practice times and media availability. On the days there is only one practice, media will have access to the final half-hour of practice, time TBD.

The rest of the Hornets preseason and regular season schedule can be found at http://www.nba.com/hornets/schedule/.

2011 HORNETS TRAINING CAMP SCHEDULE
(ALL PRACTICES ARE HELD AT THE ALARIO CENTER UNLESS NOTED)

Friday, December 9: Morning Session 10:00 a.m. to noon
Evening Session 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.
Saturday, December 10: Morning Session 10:00 a.m. to noon
Evening Session 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.
Sunday, December 11: Afternoon Session 2:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Monday, December 12: Morning Session 10:00 a.m. to noon
Evening Session 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.
Tuesday, December 13: Morning Session 10:00 a.m. to noon
Evening Session 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.
Wednesday, December 14: Morning Session 10:00 a.m. to noon
Media Day at the New Orleans Arena 1:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.
Thursday, December 15: Morning Session 10:00 a.m. to noon
Travel to Memphis for Preseason Game
Friday, December 16: New Orleans Hornets at Memphis Grizzlies 7:00 p.m.


For media interested in covering training camp practices, please contact Dennis Rogers (dennisr@hornets.com) or Calder Hynes (calderh@hornets.com) for more information.


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