Austin Rivers underwent successful surgery on his right hand and will miss the next 4-6 weeks of action.
Austin Rivers needs surgery on his broken hand and will likely miss the remainder of the year.
Austin Rivers suffered a fractured fourth metacarpal against the Lakers on Wednesday and will miss the next 4-6 weeks.
Austin Rivers suffered a right hand injury against the Lakers on Wednesday and will not return.
Austin Rivers played 31 minutes in a start at shooting guard, scoring 11 points on 5-of-11 shooting with four rebounds, two assists and one 3-pointer on Wednesday.
Austin Rivers said that his tempo and pace are "way better" than earlier this season.
Austin Rivers played 34 minutes in a fill-in start at SG on Monday, scoring seven points with two assists, one rebound and one turnover.
Austin Rivers shot 3-of-11 from the field for six points with three rebounds, two assists and one block in 20 minutes against the Rockets on Friday.
Austin Rivers took a hard fall in the first half of Friday's game and left the game.
Austin Rivers is on the fringe of the Hornets rotation, playing under nine minutes in less than his last two games.
Austin Rivers went scoreless in 13 minutes on Saturday, not coincidentally Eric Gordon's first game of the season.
Austin Rivers shot 3-of-12 from the field for seven points with seven rebounds and one assist in 29 minutes against the Pacers on Saturday.
Austin Rivers, who came into Wednesday's game scoring in double figures in five of his previous seven, hit just 1-of-4 shots (a 3-pointer) for three points and three turnovers in 21 minutes.
Austin Rivers hit 6-of-11 shots for 12 points, two rebounds and four assists in another start on Tuesday.