Nicolas Batum RUMORS & NEWS

  • Nic Batum Escapes Long-Term Injury After Aggravating Elbow

    Real GM Basketball "Nic Batum aggravated his elbow injury this week but it won't impact him long-term this season. Batum missed the first six weeks of the season. "In a pin-down, I got caught (on the arm) again. That hurt a little bit, but it’s not torn again, so I’m pretty pumped," Batum said. " November 24

  • Nicolas Batum will start against Cavaliers

    247 Sports "The Charlotte Hornets are getting one of their starters back for their game against the Cleveland Cavaliers. Forward Nicolas Batum hasn't suited up yet this season. However, Batum will start against the Cavaliers when the two teams take the floor on Wednesday night. Batum suffered a torn..." November 15

  • Elbow surgery not required for Charlotte Hornets’ Nic Batum

    Charlotte Observer "Charlotte Hornets guard Nic Batum got encouraging news from a Dallas specialist, indicating surgery isn’t necessary to heal from the torn ligament in his left elbow, a source said Tuesday morning. Batum suffered the injury in the first minute of a preseason exhibition Oct. 4 against the Detroit..." October 10

  • Hornets' Nic Batum undergoes MRI on sprained elbow; status for opener uncertain

    CBS Sports "Injuries are one of the biggest concerns among teams during preseason games. After all, teams are playing exhibition games and want to make sure that they're at full strength for the start of the regular season. Unfortunately for the Charlotte Hornets, that's exactly what happened to their..." October 05

  • Nicolas Batum Reportedly Out 8-12 Weeks with Elbow Injury

    Bleacher Report "Charlotte Hornets shooting guard Nicolas Batum suffered a torn ligament in his left elbow and will be out eight to 12 weeks, The Vertical's Shams Charania reported Thursday. Batum is a versatile across-the-board producer for the Hornets. He averaged 15.0 points, 6.2 rebounds and 5.8 assists..." October 05