Hornets' horrible basketball 'own goal' gifts Steven Adams opening bucket in OKC win

A shocking miscommunication between Hornets’ players gifted Steven Adams the opening bucket in Oklahoma City’s 109-104 win over Charlotte today.

Video shows Adams hit the rim with a short hook shot with the ball bouncing up and a group of Hornets rushing in for the rebound, but instead of claiming possession they only tip the ball into the hoop.

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Adams, who finished with 13 points and eight rebounds, was credited with the bucket.

The big Kiwi also showed off his skill as a passer on his way to four assists, with one brilliant bounce pass to a cutting Russell Westbrook a highlight.

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