Hornets Put Thorpe on Injured List
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) _ The Charlotte Hornets placed forward Otis Thorpe on the injured list Thursday with a strained left foot.
Forward Lee Nailon was activated off the injured list to fill the roster spot.
Thorpe has played in six of the team’s eight games, averaging 3.0 points and 1.7 rebounds.
Nailon was the Hornets second-round draft pick in 1999, but played overseas last season. He averaged 4.0 points and 2.4 rebounds during the preseason.