Al Jefferson is excited to be playing alongside Lance Stephenson.
Hornets coach Steve Clifford believes that Al Jefferson's presence will help the team lure free agents to Charlotte this summer.
Al Jefferson (foot) said he's no longer in pain from his plantar fascia injury.
Al Jefferson (plantar fasciitis) is back to practicing after being shut down during the playoffs.
The Charlotte Bobcats officially changed their team name back to the Hornets on Friday.
Al Jefferson (foot) has been told that he will be fine after resting for two weeks and then riding a stationary bike for two weeks.
Al Jefferson (foot) will not play in Game 4 on Monday night vs. the Heat.
Bobcats coach Steve Clifford said that Al Jefferson (foot) is doubtful to play in Game 4 on Monday.
Al Jefferson (plantar fasciitis) said the Bobcats may be "trying too much" to feed him the ball in the post despite Miami's aggressive defense.
Coach Steve Clifford said Al Jefferson (foot) will be a game-time decision for Monday's Game 4 against the Heat.
Al Jefferson played through his painful foot injury Saturday and had 20 points, five rebounds and three blocks on 8-of-13 shooting.
Al Jefferson (torn plantar fascia) went through shootaround on Saturday and confirmed that he will play in Game 3.
Al Jefferson (foot) said on Friday that he wouldn't be playing if it was still the regular season.
Al Jefferson (18 points, 13 rebounds), who aggravated his plantar fasciitis injury on Wednesday, could be forced to sit out the rest of Charlotte's series against the Heat, according to Charles Barkley.