Charlotte Hornets General Manager Mitch Kupchak announced today that the team has recalled forward Dwayne Bacon and guard Devonte’ Graham from the Greensboro Swarm, the team’s NBA G League affiliate.
This concludes Bacon’s third assignment this season to the Swarm. In today’s game against Wisconsin, Bacon totaled 21 points (814 FG), 10 assists and seven rebounds in 30 minutes of play. He has appeared in three games for the Swarm, averaging 20.0 points, 8.0 rebounds and 4.7 assists in 33.3 minutes per game. In 15 NBA games, Bacon has averaged 5.5 points, 1.7 rebounds and 0.9 assists in 12.5 minutes per game in his second season with the Hornets.
The recall concludes Graham’s fourth assignment this season to the Swarm. In today’s game against Wisconsin, Graham notched 20 points, 10 assists and seven rebounds in 33 minutes of action. He has appeared in five games for the Swarm, averaging 24.4 points, 5.4 rebounds and 6.8 assists in 34.2 minutes. In 11 games with the Hornets, Graham has averaged 2.4 points and 1.2 assists in 8.3 minutes per game.
Dwayne Bacon and Devonte’ Graham will both return to Charlotte and be available to play for the Hornets game against the Detroit Pistons at Spectrum Center tonight at 7:00 p.m.