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    • Bobcats vs. Jazz Preview

      By Brett on November 13, 2008

      opponent: Utah Jazz (6-2) Efficiencies: Offensive: 104.5. Defensive: 97.6. Differential: +6.9. Last Season: Teams split 1-1. Game 1: Charlotte 98-92. Game 2: Utah 128-106. Charlotte's Efficiencies in last season's games: Off: 104.6. Def: 113.4. Net: -8.8. Another game – another tough opponent. It seems like every night the Bobcats...

    • Crash's Chew Toy

      By Brett on November 13, 2008

      (Image from Getty images)I know other people have commented on Crash's oral fixation – but I wanted to toss in my 2 cents. Does he have a hard time breathing with the mouth piece in? I know his voice has a very nasal quality, so maybe he does this...

    • Bobcats vs. Denver Recap

      By Brett on November 12, 2008

      For the detailed boxscore, go here: Queen City Hoops Stats Page Score: 88-80 Raptors Bobcats Record: 2-5 Meritorious Player: Adam Morrison – 16 points (11 attempts), 2 boards, 2 assists, 1 block. The Bobcats were +10 with Hammer on the court, with a net efficiency of +21.6 in about...

    • The Bobcats are Slow

      By Brett on November 10, 2008

      If you check the team stats on ESPN.com, you will see the Bobcats tied for 11th in the league at 93.8 points allowed per game. That might trick you into thinking they are pretty good defensively, though I hope you do not fall into that trap if you have...

    • Bobcats vs. Raptors Preview

      By Brett on November 8, 2008

      Opponent: Toronto Raptors (3-2)Efficiencies: Offensive: 105.9. Defensive: 107.0. Differential: -1.1.Last season: New Orleans wins season series 2-2. Game 1: Raptors win 98-79. Game 2: Bobcats 110-98. Game 3: Raptors 104-100. Game 4: Bobcats 105-100. Efficiencies in last season's games: Offensive: 108.0. Defensive: 107.5. Differential: +0.5. Links:Game Preview from RaptorsHQ...

    • Bobcats vs. Hornets Recap

      By Brett on November 7, 2008

      For the detailed boxscore, go here: Queen City Hoops Stats Page Score: 92-89 BobcatsBobcats Record: 2-3Meritorious Player: D.J. Augustin – 11 points (8 attempts), 4 assists, and only 1 turnover. The Bobcats were +4 with D.J. on the court, with a net efficiency of +13.5 in those 21 minutes,...

    • Bobcats vs. Hornets Preview

      By Brett on November 7, 2008

      Opponent: CharlotteNew Orleans Hornets (3-1)Efficiencies: Offensive: 107.5. Defensive: 102.4. Differential: +5.1.Last season: New Orleans wins season series 2-0. Game 1: Hornets win 99-85. Game 2: Hornets 112-84. Efficiencies in last season's games: Offensive: 90.9. Defensive: 116.6. Differential: -25.7. Links:At The Hive should have a preview up sometime today. And...

    • Bobcats vs. Knicks Recap

      By Brett on November 5, 2008

      For the detailed boxscore, go here: Queen City Hoops Stats Page Score: 101-98 KnicksBobcats Record: 1-3Meritorious Player: Jared Dudley – 13 points (10 attempts), 3 steals, 2 rebounds, 1 assist. The Bobcats were +9 with The Dude on the court, with a net efficiency of +17.3 points per 100...

    • Bobcats vs. Knicks Preview

      By Brett on November 5, 2008

      Opponent: New York Knicks (1-2)Efficiencies: Offensive: 98.3. Defensive: 109.1. Differential: -10.8.Last season: New York wins season series 2-1. Game 1: Charlotte wins 105-95. Game 2: NY 113-89 (No Gerald, Richardson left game with injury). Game 3: NY 109-107. Efficiencies in last season's games: Offensive: 104.9. Defensive: 110.1. Differential: -5.2....

    • Bobcats vs. Pistons Recap

      By Brett on November 3, 2008

      For the detailed boxscore, go here: Queen City Hoops Stats Page Score: 101-83 BobcatsBobcats Record: 1-2Meritorious Player: Shannon Brown – 16 points (8 attempts), 4 steals, 3 assists, 1 block. In 26 minutes and 5 seconds, Shannon helped the Bobcats win by 2…well, that part of the game, anyway....