Lehigh’s Tim Kempton takes questions after Sunday’s pre-draft workout with the Charlotte Hornets at the Spectrum Center. Kempton’s dad, also named Tim, played for the Hornets in their inaugural 1988-89 season.
Lehigh’s Tim Kempton takes questions after Sunday’s pre-draft workout with the Charlotte Hornets at the Spectrum Center. Kempton’s dad, also named Tim, played for the Hornets in their inaugural 1988-89 season. Diedra Laird dlaird@charlotteobserver.com
Lehigh’s Tim Kempton takes questions after Sunday’s pre-draft workout with the Charlotte Hornets at the Spectrum Center. Kempton’s dad, also named Tim, played for the Hornets in their inaugural 1988-89 season. Diedra Laird dlaird@charlotteobserver.com

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