Walker tallied 43 points (16-25 FG, 4-9 3Pt, 7-7 FT), two rebounds, five assists and two blocks over 40 minutes Wednesday against the Magic. Walker did everything in his power to get his team a much-needed victory, but Orlando would come away with a 122-114 win, officially eliminating Charlotte from postseason contention. The 28-year-old point guard put on a show on a nightly basis through 81 games this season, averaging 25.4 points, 5.9 assists, 4.4 rebounds and 1.3 steals.
Walker collected 23 points (9-18 FG, 4-10 3Pt, 1-2 FT), seven assists and three rebounds across 27 minutes in Tuesday's 124-97 win over the Cavaliers. Walker was only needed for 27 minutes Tuesday night, as the lead opened up quickly for the Hornets. Even still, Walker was a big part of the Hornets offense, and should remain active for the team's last game.
Walker finished with 31 points (11-29 FG, 3-11 3Pt, 6-7 FT), eight rebounds, seven assists and a steal across 41 minutes in the Hornets' win over the Pistons on Sunday. Walker led the Hornets to a third straight to bring Charlotte to a 38-42 record and close the gap with the Pistons to one game back of the eight-seed. Walker is doing all he can to get the Hornets to the postseason in what may be his final year with the team, and he's averaged 34.8 points over his last four games.
Walker departed Sunday's game against Detroit but quickly returned, Vince Ellis of the Free Press reports. Walker went back to the locker room and looked to be in some discomfort, but he reemerged shortly after and swiftly returned to the game. The All-Star appears to be moving relatively well, but his status will be something to monitor over the final three days of the regular season.
Walker posted 29 points 911-18 FG, 4-8 3Pt, 3-3 FT), eight assists and six rebounds in 35 minutes during Friday's win over the Raptors. Walker provided his typically excellent line, scoring 29 points and dishing out eight assists without commiting a turnover. With the Hornets currently sitting two games out of the eight-seed with three games left in the season, Walker will need to continue his strong play to maintain the playoff dream. He's been fantastic of late and has scored 108 points over his past three games -- an average of 36.0 per contest.
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