Al Jefferson, Nicolas Batum and Spencer Hawes will all be held out of Sunday's exhibition as a precaution. Hornets PR on Twitter
The Scoop: It's a back-to-back preseason set, so coach Steve Clifford is wisely giving his veterans the night off. The extra rest can only be a good thing for Big Al, who reportedly lost 20 pounds this summer in an effort to take some strain off his lower body. He's been quite durable throughout his career but injuries caused him to miss 17 games during the 2014-15 season.
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