Charlotte Hornets Announce 2017 Training Camp Roster
Team Signs Henderson and Petrasek, Finalizing Training Camp Squad at 20 Players
September 18, 2017 – Charlotte Hornets General Manager Rich Cho announced today the signings of free agents Terry Henderson and Luke Petrasek, finalizing the team's 2017 training camp roster at 20 players. Per team policy, terms of the contracts were not released. The training camp roster now stands at 20.
Henderson, a 6-4 shooting guard out of Raleigh, North Carolina spent his final two seasons at North Carolina State after transferring from West Virginia. In his senior season, the Wolfpack standout averaged 13.8 points and 3.1 rebounds in 30.9 minutes per game in 32 appearances. For his career, Henderson averaged 11.1 points and 2.8 rebounds in 25.9 minutes over the course of a combined 91 games at North Carolina State and West Virginia.
Petrasek, a four-year player at Columbia University, earned second team All-Ivy League Honors for the 2016-17 season while averaging 15.1 points, 5.6 rebounds and 1.9 assists in 29.3 minutes per game in 27 contests. For his career, he 6-10 forward and East Northport, NY native averaged 9.0 points, 4.1 rebounds and 1.3 assists per game in 115 appearances at Columbia.
The team’s training camp roster is listed below:
|No.||Player||Pos.||Ht.||Wt.||Birthdate||Prior to NBA/Home Country||Yrs Pro|
|7||Dwayne Bacon||G/F||6-7||221||8/30/95||Florida State/USA||R|
|5||Nicolas Batum||G/F||6-8||200||12/14/88||Le Mans (France)/France||9|
|33||Terry Henderson||G||6-5||190||3/21/94||North Carolina State/USA||R|
|24||Isaiah Hicks||F||6-9||242||7/24/94||North Carolina/USA||R|
|12||Dwight Howard||C||6-11||265||12/8/85||SW Atlanta Christian Academy (GA)/USA||13|
|8||Johnny O’Bryant||F||6-9||257||6/1/93||Louisiana State/USA||3|
|9||Marcus Paige*||G||6-0||164||9/11/93||North Carolina/USA||R|
|32||Julyan Stone||G||6-6||200||12/7/88||Texas-El Paso/USA||3|
|2||Marvin Williams||F||6-9||237||6/19/86||North Carolina/USA||12|
*Denotes two-way contract player