In a celebratory night time for basketball nostalgia, the New York Knicks clinched their third consecutive victory, defeating the Charlotte Hornets 122-108 on Saturday.
The spotlight of the night was the halftime tribute to Baron Davis, a seasoned participant who graced each franchises throughout his illustrious 13-year profession.
Davis, chosen because the No. 3 decide by Charlotte in 1999, was acknowledged as a “Hornets Legend” in honor of Charlotte’s 35-year anniversary of NBA basketball.
The ceremony paid tribute to Davis’s impactful six-year tenure with the Hornets/New Orleans Pelicans, the place he earned two NBA All-Star picks earlier than the crew’s relocation to New Orleans after the 2001-02 season.
Past his time with the Hornets, Davis’s basketball journey continued with notable stints on the Golden State Warriors, Los Angeles Clippers, Cleveland Cavaliers, and the New York Knicks.