Author archive for Michael Kaskey-Blomain

  • ’14-15 Season Report Card: Al Jefferson

    By Michael Kaskey-Blomain on May 15, 2015
    PER: 19.75 PER Against (Net): 16.85 (+2.9) Al Jefferson has had better seasons. Injury issues forced the big bruiser to miss 17 games in the 2014-15 campaign, and, to the largest extent since he has been in Charlotte, Al showed his mortality. Coming off of a season in which he was named Third-Team All NBA, his 16.6 points per game this year were […]
  • ’14-15 Season Report Card: Mo Williams

    By Michael Kaskey-Blomain on April 25, 2015
    PER: 15.48 PER Against (Net): 15.00 (+.48)   The move to acquire Mo Williams halfway through the 2014-15 season was one made out of necessity. The Hornets lost their starting point guard and go-to scorer, Kemba Walker, right in the midst of a tight Eastern Conference playoff push, and without a legitimate full-time fill-in on the roster things looked grim. Enter: Mo […]
  • 2014 Charlotte Hornets Summer League 3-on-3 Recap

    By Michael Kaskey-Blomain on July 24, 2014
    1. Who helped their stock with the Hornets the most thus far this summer? Doug @QCHDoug:  Hairston needed to prove something to fans, coaches and himself and I think he did that. After all of the offseason troubles, he was able to do exactly what he said he was going to do, which was let his play do the responding. Both […]
  • Season Report Card ’13-14: Kemba Walker

    By Michael Kaskey-Blomain on May 12, 2014
    PER PER Against (Net) Kemba Walker 17.1 16.5 (+0.6) After a solid 2012-13 campaign in which he improved in almost every area, many were looking for Kemba Walker to take the next step this season. While Walker’s game didn’t regress after his successful sophomore season, it didn’t appear to make significant strides either. Overall, his play appeared to plateau, and […]
  • Bobcats hold off the Raptors, win 100-95

    By Michael Kaskey-Blomain on January 20, 2014
    Toronto Raptors 95 FinalRecap | Box Score 100 Charlotte Bobcats Josh McRoberts, PF Shot Chart 33 MIN | 4-5 FG | 0-0 FT | 4 REB | 5 AST | 1 STL | 0 BLK | 1 TO | 11 PTS | +7This was an efficient game for McRoberts, albeit not awe-inspiring. 11 points on 5 shots is about all […]