• by Sean d'Oliveira | CBSSports.com

    Raptors sign center Bismack Biyombo

    The Raptors officially signed center Bismack Biyombo on Saturday, the team announced. Previous reports indicated the deal was for $6 million over two years. Biyombo averaged 4.8 points and 6.4 rebounds in 64 games last season.

  • by Ruben Palacios | Staff Writer

    Report: Center Bismack Biyombo agrees to deal with Raptors

    The Raptors and free-agent center Bismack Biyombo have agreed upon a two-year, $6 million deal, sources told Yahoo Sports. A four-year veteran, Biyombo averaged 4.8 points and 6.4 rebounds per game last season for the Hornets.

  • by Sean d'Oliveira | CBSSports.com

    Report: Hornets do not extend offer to Bismack Biyombo

    The Hornets bypassed extending center Bismack Biyombo a qualifying offer, sources told Yahoo Sports. By declining to offer Biyombo a contract, Biyombo is now an unrestricted free agent. In 64 games last season, Biyombo averaged 4.8 points, 1.5 blocks and 6.4 rebounds

  • by Elliott Smith | Staff Writer

    Hornets C Bismack Biyombo (nose) will play vs. Heat

    Hornets C Bismack Biyombo, who broke his nose in Saturday's game, was fitted for a protective mask and will play in Tuesday's critical game against the Heat, per the Charlotte Observer. The Hornets and heat are battling for the No. 8 seed in the Eastern Conference and will starter Al Jefferson battling injuries, Biyombo could play a key role in the contest. In three April games, Biyombo is averaging 9.0 points, 9.3 rebounds and 2.7 blocks.

  • by Ted Leshinski | Staff Writer

    Hornets' Bismack Biyombo breaks nose, questionable for Sunday

    Hornets center Bismack Biyombo suffered a broken nose in Saturday's game against the 76ers and is listed as questionable for Tuesday in Miami, the team has announced.Biyombo started on Saturday and scored nine points and grabbed nine rebounds in the Hornets' win.

  • by Brandon Wise | Staff Writer

    Hornets center Bismack Biyombo will play Sunday

    Hornets center Bismack Biyombo is set to return to the floor Sunday after missing the team's last 11 games, reports the Charlotte Observer. Biyombo, who is averaging 4.6 points and 6.2 rebounds in 38 games, is likely to come off the bench Sunday against the Magic. He is expected to play 7-8 minutes in each half. The Hornets are currently 1 1/2 point favorites against Orlando.

  • by Shawn Krest | CBSSports.com

    Bismack Biyombo out Friday for Hornets, may return Sunday

    Hornets center Bismack Biyombo will miss his eleventh straight game with a bone bruise in his right knee. Coach Steve Clifford said that Biyombo would be inactive on Friday, at the Celtics. There's a chance he'll be able to return for Sunday's game at the Magic, however. The Hornets are two-point underdogs.

  • by Igor Mello | CBSSports.com

    Hornets C Bismack Biyombo (knee) could return as early as Friday

    Hornets center Bismack Biyombo took part in Thursday's practice, and there's a "small chance" he'll be cleared Friday against the Celtics, though his likely return may come Sunday against the Magic in Orlando, reports the Charlotte Observer. Biyombo has been sidelined since Jan. 24 with a knee injury. In 38 games, Biyombo averaged 4.6 points and 6.2 rebounds per contest.

  • by Sean d'Oliveira | CBSSports.com

    Hornets' Bismack Biyombo still not able to complete a full practice

    While Hornets center Bismack Biyombo is making progress from a bone bruise in his knee, he has yet to go through an entire practice, reports The Charlotte Observer. The knee bruise has kept Biyombo sidelined since Jan. 24. With Biyombo unable to practice in full, it appears his status for Friday's game is doubtful at best. "From what I saw (Tuesday), maybe trying to get (him back) in Orlando (on Sunday) would be a more realistic goal," coach Steve Clifford said Wednesday, per the Associated Press. In 38 games, Biyombo is averaging 4.6 points and 6.2 rebounds.

  • by Shawn Krest | CBSSports.com

    MRI shows improvement in Hornets' Bismack Biyombo's knee

    An MRI showed that Hornets C Bismack Biyombo is making progress in his recovery from a bone bruise in his knee. The team announced that the knee is improving and he will gradually begin on-court impact activities. Biyombo is expected to miss at least another week. He's averaging 4.6 points and 6.2 rebounds this season.