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.
Noah Vonleh has begun doing on-court work for the Hornets as he continues to rehab from a sports hernia injury.
Noah Vonleh's hernia injury will "definitely" affect how quickly he gets playing time, according to coach Steve Clifford.
Hornets rookie Noah Vonleh will miss 6-8 weeks after having surgery to fix a sports hernia.
The Hornets officially signed Noah Vonleh on Friday.
Hornets coach Steve Clifford said that while rookies Noah Vonleh and P.J. Hairston have "starter's talent" they will not have a significant role with the team next season.
Noah Vonleh kept his improvement trend going on Saturday, scoring 12 points with 10 boards and one block in 28 minutes.
Noah Vonleh scored six points and grabbed five rebounds in the Hornets' 104-75 win over the Pelicans.