Wizards-Hornets team connectionsPosted by Inside Hoops
Wizards forward Antawn Jamison was born in Shreveport, LA.
Washington’s Antonio Daniels and New Orleans’ Bonzi Wells were teammates in Portland in 2002-03.
Washington’s Caron Butler and New Orleans’ Rasual Butler were teammates in Miami from 2002-04.
Butler and Hornets’ guard Mike James were teammates in Miami in 2002-03.
Washington’s Darius Songaila and New Orleans’ Peja Stojakovic were teammates in Sacramento from 2003-05.
Songaila and Tyson Chandler were teammates in Chicago in 2005-06.
Wizards Head Coach Eddie Jordan and Hornets Head Coach Byron Scott coached together on the New Jersey Nets teams that went to back-to-back NBA Finals in 2002 and 2003.
Hornets Assistant Coach Darrell Walker played for Washington from 1987-1991; was Washington’s Head Coach for a 38-game stint in 1999-00; and served in the team’s scouting department from 2000-04.