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Charlotte Defeats Cleveland Behind An Offensive Show From Al Jefferson

Cleveland Cavaliers 92 Final

Recap | Box Score 101 Charlotte Bobcats Josh McRoberts, PF Shot Chart 38 MIN | 4-9 FG | 0-0 FT | 3 REB | 7 AST | 0 STL | 0 BLK | 0 TO | 11 PTS | +6Hiding in the shadow of offensive powerhouse Al Jefferson, Josh [...]

Bobcats Sign D-League All-Star Justin Hamilton To 10-Day Contract

Mere hours after the Bobcats cut ties to controversial veteran guard Ben Gordon, Rich Cho and company signed D-League All-Star Justin Hamilton to a 10-day contract. While Al Jefferson has undoubtedly been Charlotte’s shining star during their potential playoff run, the team has lacked a consistent backup center with the continued up-and-down play of [...]

Game #57: Bobcats vs. Grizzlies Preview

Who: Charlotte Bobcats vs. Memphis Grizzlies

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 25-30 99.4 (25) 101.1 (7) 95.3 (21) Memphis 30-23 105.1 (18) 104.7 (10) 89.5 (30)

Previous Meetings:

None

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

Depleted Bobcats Defeat the Pelicans Behind Huge Performance From Big Al

New Orleans Pelicans 87 Final

Recap | Box Score 90 Charlotte Bobcats Josh McRoberts, PF Shot Chart 32 MIN | 3-8 FG | 0-0 FT | 5 REB | 1 AST | 0 STL | 3 BLK | 0 TO | 6 PTS | -7In a game that was completely dominated by his [...]

QCH Bucks/Cats Trade Roundtable

After weeks of anticipation, the 2014 NBA Trade Deadline deadline went out in a small wimper for one of the teams who were expected to make a big bang. After being linked to the likes of Evan Turner, Pau Gasol, Taj Gibson and Arron Afflalo, the Bobcats left Thursday by making a small move [...]

Charlotte Limps Out Of Sacramento With Victory Over Kings

Charlotte Bobcats 113 Final

Recap | Box Score 103 Sacramento Kings Josh McRoberts, PF Shot Chart 37 MIN | 2-6 FG | 0-0 FT | 11 REB | 4 AST | 1 STL | 1 BLK | 2 TO | 5 PTS | +9

 

Since his arrival in Charlotte last season, I’ve [...]

Bobcats Defense Struggles Late As They Lose An Overtime Thriller To Atlanta

Charlotte Bobcats 116 Final

Recap | Box Score 118 Atlanta Hawks Josh McRoberts, PF Shot Chart 33 MIN | 2-8 FG | 0-0 FT | 5 REB | 9 AST | 0 STL | 1 BLK | 1 TO | 5 PTS | +12

 

While the main asset for Josh McRoberts’ offensive [...]

Your new Charlotte Hornets Logo

The Hornets are returning next season, and the team unveiled the revamped logo Saturday night:

Looks like they’ve got the best of both worlds: a revised shield-style logo more in keeping with what you see  around the league today, and an alternate logo that updates the classic.

I’m sure we’ll be writing more about this [...]

Charlotte Barely Escape The Raptors In OT

Charlotte Bobcats 104 Final

Recap | Box Score 102 Toronto Raptors Josh McRoberts, PF Shot Chart 44 MIN | 5-10 FG | 2-2 FT | 7 REB | 7 AST | 0 STL | 0 BLK | 1 TO | 13 PTS | +12

 

The continued “experiment” of putting Josh McRoberts in [...]

Bobcats 115, Warriors 111: Charlotte Earns Biggest Win Yet

Golden State Warriors 111 FinalRecap | Box Score 115 Charlotte Bobcats Josh McRoberts, PF 34 MIN | 4-7 FG | 2-3 FT | 10 REB | 6 AST | 1 STL | 1 BLK | 1 TO | 11 PTS | +7

McRoberts is terrific at smoothing out this team’s rougher edges. Between [...]