Trail Blazers 127, Nets 125: Damian Lillard scored 34 points, Jusuf Nurkic added 29, and visiting Portland rallied from a six-point deficit late in the fourth quarter.
James forced Walker to pass the ball on the inbounds play, but the Hornets had one last chance when after Marvin Williams batted the rebound toward midcourt.
In the loss at New Orleans, Rudy Gay led the way with 19 points off the bench.
Parliament's winter session from December 15
Earlier this week Congress president Sonia Gandhi had launched a scathing attack on the Centre over the Winter Session. The winter session is traditionally convened in the third week of November and lasts until the third week of December.
The Silver and Black began the season 4-0 before they beat the Hornets to break out of a four-game skid.
James turned it on in the second half. Murray had 14 points and Kyle Anderson 12 to round out the Silver and Black's double-digit scoring. "We were able to get the stop that we needed". The Spurs have a 7-3 record during their last 10-game stretch and are 3-5 in away games this season.
A matchup with the Hornets may be just the tonic the Spurs need.
Charlotte will play San Antonio on the second night of a back-to-back.
Texas Tech bowl request now being accepted
Kingsbury is 30-32 with three losing seasons in five years at the program where he once was a record-setting quarterback. Instead, Shimonek tossed the pass to Cameron Batson, who was running a corner route.
The incident, a gesture made toward fans with his mouth, occurred in the second quarter of the Hornets' 100-99 loss in Cleveland.
Gasol has more assists (15) than points (14) in his last three games against the Hornets but has averaged 17.1 points and 9.2 rebounds in 30 lifetime games versus Charlotte.
Howard led the Magic to the finals in 2009, courtesy of a season in which he tallied 20.6 points, 13.8 rebounds and 2.9 blocks per game.
Arrest, book Saeed for sins: USA to Pak
Saeed attacked government of Pakistan for "taking dictation from foreign masters" and spoke about "Indian atrocities" in Kashmir. His release came after a panel of judges dismissed a government request to continue his house arrest, which ended Thursday.