Kemba Walker wasted no time picking up where he left off in his sophomore season.
The Charlotte Bobcats starting point guard had 23 points, 7 assists, 4 rebounds, 3 steals and 2 blocks against the Cleveland Cavaliers Friday night. Walker hit a big three pointer with less than a minute left to give the Bobcats an 87-84 lead.
Walker’s big night is a glimpse of what fans hope to see this season from the the 23-year-old. Walker averaged 17.7 points and 5.7 assists last season. Though he doesn’t get a lot of press playing in Charlotte, Walker is one of the leagues rising young guards.
In the video above, you can view complete highlights of Walker’s showdown with all-star guard Kyrie Irving and the Cavaliers.