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    • Bobcats vs Hawks Recap

      By Brett on March 6, 2009

      Score: 98-91 BobcatsBobcats Record: 27-35Game Efficiencies:    Offensive: 118.1    Defensive: 109.6Co-Meritorious Players: Raymond Felton and Boris Diaw. I am a sucker for assists. 9 for Ray, 13 for Boris. Both players also put up very efficient scoring numbers, 17 on 13 attempts for Felton and 13 on 8 for Boris. 16 baskets...

    • I am a link manager

      By Brett on March 5, 2009

      It has been a while since I did a link post, but enough relevant things had come up that I had no choice. Hollinger's PER Diem for March 4th – “But I've seen this movie before, and I'm pretty sure what the ending looks like. The Playoff Odds tool...

    • Bobcats vs Bulls Recap

      By Brett on March 4, 2009

      BoxscoreScore: 96-80 BobcatsBobcats Record: 26-35 (2 games back of 8th)Game Efficiencies:    Offensive: 107.9    Defensive: 89.9Meritorious Player: Raja Bell – highest +/- of the night at +18. 18 points on 7 of 11 shooting (in just 28 minutes), 2 rebounds, 2 assists, 1 steal. Helped hold Ben Gordon to 14 on 15...

    • Is Emeka Too Short?

      By Brett on March 2, 2009

      Bonnell posted last week that the honeymoon for Larry Brown and Emeka was over, and that he (Rick) believed that Emeka is no longer regarded as untouchable by the Bobcats. The reason: Emeka's struggles against “giants” (see the whole post here): The last three games illustrated how difficult it...

    • Bobcats Weekend Games Recap

      By Brett on March 1, 2009

      Bobcats vs Warriors Info:Cats vs Warriors BoxscoreScore: 112-109 BobcatsGame Efficiencies:    Offensive: 112.0    Defensive: 111.2Meritorious Player: Boris Diaw – 22 points on 11 attempts, 5 assists, 3 rebounds (just 3 – really, Boris?), 4 steals, 2 blocks. Bobcats vs Clippers Info:Bobcats vs Clippers BoxscoreScore: 100-95 BobcatsGame Efficiencies:    Offensive: 117.6    Defensive: 108.0Meritorious Player: Emeka Okafor...

    • Bobcats vs Kings Recap

      By Brett on February 26, 2009

      BoxscoreScore: 98-91 BobcatsBobcats Record: 23-35Game Efficiencies:Offensive: 105.4Defensive: 101.1Meritorious Player: Emeka Okafor with 13 points on 11 attempts (only 3 of 7 from the free throw line), 11 rebounds, and 2 blocks. With Emeka on the court, the Bobcats had efficiencies of 112.0 and 97.2, offensively and defensively, leading to...

    • Bobcats vs Suns Recap

      By Brett on February 25, 2009

      BoxscoreScore: 112-102 PhoenixBobcats Record: 22-35Game Efficiencies:Offensive: 106.3Defensive: 115.5Meritorious Player: Boris Diaw – 27 points on 12 attempts, 10 rebounds, 6 assists, 2 blocks and 1 steal. Like the last game against the Suns, Boris had something to prove against his former employers, but despite his fantastic game, the outcome...

    • Q&A with Ben's Suns Blog

      By Brett on February 24, 2009

      Ben from the appropriately named Ben's Suns Blog contacted me about doing a Q&A on our respective teams prior to their meeting today. As a fan of NBA basketball in general, beyond my Bobcats leanings, I enjoyed seeing the Suns revert to 7SOL and was disappointed to see Amare's...

    • Bobcats vs Rockets Recap

      By Brett on February 23, 2009

      BoxscoreScore: 99-78 RocketsBobcats Record: 22-34Game efficiencies:Offensive: 86.7Defensive: 110.0Meritorious Player: No A bit of deja-vu last night: Poor passing, too many turnovers, shot happy point guard. 15 assists on 27 makes – and Boris again matches his second lowest number of assists since the trade with 2, so now back...

    • Bobcats vs Magic Recap

      By Brett on February 21, 2009

      BoxscoreScore: 92-80 MagicBobcats Record: 22-33Game Efficiencies:Offensive: 89.9Defensive: 102.2Meritorious Player: Dwight Howard – without his 7 turnovers, it would have been much uglier for the Cats. Ok – Emeka, I guess gets it. 13 points on 9 attempts (but only 1 of 5 on free throws), 11 rebounds, 3 blocks…but...