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GAME #2: Bobcats @ Heat 3-on-3 Preview

Who: Miami Heat vs Charlotte Bobcats — Game 2: 1st Round of NBA Eastern Conference Playoffs

What: NBA Basketball – Heat Home Game

When: 7:00 PM ET

Where: Live at American Airlines Arena, Miami, FL

The Matchup: (Post-season ratings)

Record Offensive Efficiency Defensive Efficiency Pace Miami 1-0 109.5 (5) 96.4 (3) 90.9 (13) Charlotte 0-1 [...]

Bobcats drop game 1 in Miami; Jefferson injured

Charlotte Bobcats 88 Final Recap | Box Score 99 Miami Heat Josh McRoberts, PF Shot Chart 37 MIN | 6-9 FG | 0-0 FT | 7 REB | 4 AST | 2 STL | 0 BLK | 1 TO | 15 PTS | -1

He was excellent all day. McBob is usually good [...]

Making these playoffs matter

In 2010, the Charlotte Bobcats were good. They had the league’s best defense, and just enough offense to scrape together 44 wins and a playoff berth. Gerald Wallace earned the team’s first and only All-Star appearance. At that time, it was easily the best season in Bobcats history — and because of the pending [...]

PLAYOFFS: Bobcats-Heat — Dissecting the match-ups

This bruised Charlotte fan-base has waited ten grueling years for the franchise to churn out a product like this one – 2009-10 was the first ever playoff team in the team’s history, but was a efficiency nightmare on the offensive end, and quite frankly not as trusty of a unit as the one we [...]

Bobcats outlast Bulls; Ride wave of momentum into South Beach Sunday

Chicago Bulls 86 Final Recap | Box Score 91 Charlotte Bobcats Josh McRoberts, PF Shot Chart 35 MIN | 3-8 FG | 0-0 FT | 5 REB | 7 AST | 1 STL | 1 BLK | 1 TO | 7 PTS | +2

Battled with Taj Gibson for what seemed like the [...]

Game #82: Bobcats vs. Bulls — Sprint to the finish + NEW PodCats!

Who: Charlotte Bobcats vs Chicago Bulls

What: NBA Basketball – Bobcats Home Game

When: 7:00 PM ET

Where: Live at Time Warner Cable Arena, Charlotte, NC

The Matchup:

Record Offensive Efficiency Defensive Efficiency Pace Charlotte 42-39 101.3 (23) 101.3 (6) 94.8 (21) Chicago 48-33 99.9 (27) 97.8 (2) 92.8 (28)

Injuries: Charlotte: Brendan Haywood (OUT), Jeffery [...]

Unlikely heroes; Bobcats second unit keep possible 6th seed alive

Charlotte Bobcats 95 Final Recap | Box Score 93 Atlanta Hawks Josh McRoberts, PF Shot Chart 15 MIN | 1-5 FG | 0-0 FT | 2 REB | 4 AST | 0 STL | 0 BLK | 1 TO | 3 PTS | +6

Like most of the starters tonight, he was pretty [...]

Game #81: Bobcats @ Hawks — Stay away from the Heat. New PodCats!

Who: Atlanta Hawks vs Charlotte Bobcats

What: NBA Basketball – Hawks Home Game

When: 7:30 PM ET

Where: Live at Phillips Arena, Atlanta, GA

The Matchup:

Record Offensive Efficiency Defensive Efficiency Pace Atlanta 37-43 103.3 (15) 104.0 (15) 96.9 (13) Charlotte 41-39 101.3 (23) 101.3 (6) 94.9 (21)

Injuries:

Atlanta: Paul Millsap (OUT-rest), Kyle Korver (OUT-rest), [...]

Game #79: Bobcats @ Celtics — Momentum over everything. New PodCats!

Who: Boston Celtics vs Charlotte Bobcats

What: NBA Basketball – Celtics Home Game

When: 7:00 PM ET

Where: Live at TD Garden, Boston, MA

The Matchup:

Record Offensive Efficiency Defensive Efficiency Pace Boston 23-55 99.4 (29) 105.0 (20) 95.7 (17) Charlotte 40-38 101.1 (23) 101.2 (6) 94.8 (21)

Injuries: Boston: Kris Humphries (Questionable) Charlotte: Brendan Haywood (OUT), [...]

Bobcats take over 6th in the east + tie-breaker from Wizards

Charlotte Bobcats 94 Final Recap | Box Score 88 Washington Wizards Josh McRoberts, PF Shot Chart 34 MIN | 5-12 FG | 0-0 FT | 2 REB | 2 AST | 2 STL | 0 BLK | 1 TO | 12 PTS | 0

McBob was huge in the first half with all [...]