With injuries to Bismack Biyombo (knee) and Marvin Williams (concussion), Noah Vonleh could step into the rotation according to coach Steve Clifford.
Noah Vonleh got his first real crack at playing time on Thursday with two points, three rebounds and one steal in 10 minutes.
The Charlotte Hornets have recalled rookie Noah Vonleh from the D-League and he is expected to be available vs. the Rockets on Wednesday.
The Hornets plan to recall Noah Vonleh from the D-League.
Steve Clifford explained Noah Vonleh being sent to the D-League should not be viewed as a demotion.
Noah Vonleh was sent down to the NBA D-League on Sunday.
Noah Vonleh made his NBA debut in a loss to the Warriors on Saturday, and finished with one steal and missing his only shot attempt in five minutes.
Hornets rookie Noah Vonleh was on the inactive list for Sunday's game.
Noah Vonleh (hernia) is inactive on Wednesday.
Noah Vonleh will not be part of the Hornets' rotation on opening night, but coach Steve Clifford said he could earn minutes later in the season.
Noah Vonleh (sports hernia) made his preseason debut on Monday, scoring four points on 2-of-5 shooting with four rebounds, two steals and three turnovers in 19 minutes off the bench.
Noah Vonleh (sports hernia) has been cleared for contact.
Noah Vonleh (sports hernia) played 1-on-1 on Thursday.
Noah Vonleh (hernia) is hoping to be fully cleared in 2-3 weeks.