Gordon seeks breakthrough in more ways than one

By: Jim Eichenhofer, Hornets.com, @Jim_Eichenhofer

He’s experienced team success in the form of a gold medal with USA Basketball at the 2010 FIBA World Championships, but he’s still seeking his first trip to the NBA playoffs. He’s been chosen as a member of the NBA’s All-Rookie team, but would love to make his All-Star Game debut someday soon.

Warrick tries to regain early-career footing with Hornets

By Jim Eichenhofer, Hornets.com, @Jim_Eichenhofer

After being picked in the first round of the 2005 NBA Draft, Hakim Warrick spent the first four seasons of his NBA career filling a significant role, as a key reserve and occasional starter for the Memphis Grizzlies. Unfortunately for the 6-foot-9 forward, he’s spent the past three years trying to get back to that point.