|Oct. 3 4:34 PM PT5:34 PM MT6:34 PM CT7:34 PM ET23:34 GMT7:34 4:34 PM MST6:34 PM EST3:34 UAE (+1)01:3419:34 ET6:34 PM CT22:34 - Kidd-Gilchrist is expected to miss the entire season after an MRI revealed he has a torn labrum in his right shoulder.
Analysis: The team made the announcement that he would out for an extended period of time Monday, but would not say if he needed surgery or how long he will be out. On Sunday, the team announced he had a separated shoulder, but an MRI upon returning to Charlotte confirmed additional a torn labrum too.
|Aug. 24 5:59 PM PT6:59 PM MT7:59 PM CT8:59 PM ET0:59 GMT8:59 5:59 PM MST7:59 PM EST4:59 UAE (+1)02:5920:59 ET7:59 PM CT23:59 - A person familiar with the situation says Kidd-Gilchrist has agreed to a four-year, $52 million contract extension with the Charlotte Hornets.
Analysis: The 6-foot-7, 232-pound Kidd-Gilchrist is known primarily for his defense but increased his offensive output last season. He averaged a career-high 10.9 points, 7.6 rebounds and 1.4 assists, although he was limited to 55 games due to injuries.