The Hornets are reportedly planning on keeping Jason Maxiell past Wednesday, which will guarantee his contract for the rest of the season.
Jason Maxiell played 29 minutes off the bench against the Magic on Saturday with three points, eight rebounds and one block.
Head coach Steve Clifford confirmed on Friday that Jason Maxiell will make the Hornets' regular-season roster.
The Hornets officially signed Jason Maxiell to a non-guaranteed deal on Sunday.
The Hornets are expected to sign veteran big-man Jason Maxiell on Friday.
The Magic have waived veteran forward Jason Maxiell.
The Magic are expected to waive veteran forward Jason Maxiell if he isn't traded in the next couple of days, according to a source of Yahoo! Sports.
Jason Maxiell (personal) is not with the team and will not play on Sunday.
Jason Maxiell started at center in place of Nikola Vucevic (sprained ankle) and had six points, six rebounds, two steals and three blocks in 43 minutes.
Jason Maxiell played 19 minutes against the Warriors on Tuesday with eight points, three boards, one steal and three fouls.
Jason Maxiell was a DNP-CD on Sunday for the first time in December.
Jason Maxiell didn't score in 26 minutes on Tuesday night at Indiana, missing all five of his field goal attempts with five boards, one steal and two blocks.
Jason Maxiell will start at PF for the Magic on Tuesday, with Tobias Harris (ankle) and Glen Davis (foot) both unavailable.
Jason Maxiell had 16 points, six rebounds, a steal and a block on 6-of-13 shooting in a start for the Magic in Tuesday's preseason loss to the Spurs.