CAREER TRANSACTIONS: Signed as a free agent with the Charlotte Hornets on September 22, 2014. PROFESSIONAL CAREER: A 6-8 forward, Lauderdale was not selected in the 2011 NBA Draft. He averaged 7.5 points, 8.7 rebounds and 3.1 blocks last season with the Idaho Stampede in the NBA D-League. Lauderdale also played one season professionally in Poland. COLLEGE: Spent four seasons at Ohio State, averaging 4.2 points, 3.5 rebounds and 1.5 blocks in 138 games.