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    • Bobcats vs TrailBlazers Recap

      By Brett on January 18, 2009

      BoxscoreScore: 102-97 BobcatsBobcats Record: 16-24Game Efficiencies:Offensive: 107.4Defensive: 103.2Meritorious Player: Gerald Wallace. 31 points on 19 attempts, 16 rebounds, 3 assists, 2 blocks, 1 steal, and one of the nastiest dunks I have ever seen live – throwing the alley-oop down on Greg Oden, and one. Direct quote, everyone in...

    • Diop comes to Charlotte

      By Brett on January 17, 2009

      After trying to sign DeSagana Diop during the off-season, the Bobcats got their man via trade: Matt Carroll and Ryan Hollins to Dallas for Diop. I think if you added Matt to Ryan you would approximate Diop's size – ok, slight exaggeration, but he is a big, big man....

    • Bobcats vs TrailBlazers Preview

      By Brett on January 17, 2009

      I traded questions leading up to the game with Matt from BustABucket. My answers to his questions are here and now for my questions and his answers: Q. I noticed the poll on BustABucket asking who the Blazers should be targeting in a trade, with Gerald Wallace among the...

    • Bobcats vs Pistons Recap

      By Brett on January 13, 2009

      BoxscoreScore: 80-78 CharlotteBobcats Record: 15-24Game Efficiencies:Offensive: 94.1Defensive: 92.9Meritorious Player: Raymond Felton. While several players had better net efficiencies, Raymond had a great line and hit the game winner – it does not get much bigger than that. 23 points on 15 attempts, 9 assists, 6 rebounds, and only 1...

    • Bobcats vs Wizards Recap

      By Brett on January 10, 2009

      BoxscoreScore: 92-89 BobcatsBobcats Record: 14-24Game Efficiencies:Offensive: 110.8Defensive: 107.2Meritorious Player: Shannon Brown, with 9 points on 3 attempts (3 of 3 from the floor, including a three, plus 2 of 2 at the stripe) and 1 steal. It might not seem like much, but he had a couple of key...

    • Bobcats vs Cavaliers Recap

      By Brett on January 9, 2009

      BoxscoreScore: 111-81 ClevelandBobcats Record: 13-23Game Efficiencies:Offensive Efficiency: 91.0Defensive Efficiency: 123.3Meritorious Player: None The Bobcats got blitzed by the Cavs and could not recover from an early onslaught. While Larry Brown may not have been willing to consider them being tired from the night before, I am: Emeka, Boris, Gerald,...

    • Bobcats vs Celtics Preview

      By Brett on January 6, 2009

      The champs are coming to Charlotte, again. Their last trip to the Queen City resulted in a loss for the Bobcats, 89-84 Celtics: Boxscore from 11/29 Game Versus Boston. This is a new year, a new Charlotte team, and a different feel coming from the men in green. In...

    • Further Reason For Optimism in Charlotte

      By Brett on January 5, 2009

      If I told you the Charlotte Bobcats had one of the 10 lineups in the league, what would you say? Probably something along the lines of “Stop playing NBA 2k9 and get back to reality” or “Yeah, top 10 worst – am I right? High five”. But you would...

    • Bobcats vs Bucks (2x) Recap

      By Brett on January 4, 2009

      Game 1 – 1/2/09 Score: 103-75 Milwaukee Efficiencies: Offensive: 80.6 Defensive: 109.6 Meritorious Player: Boris Diaw. 16 points on 12 attempts, 6 assists, 3 rebounds, 0 turnovers. The guy who had gone 5 straight game with at least 4 has 0 and the team still winds up with 23?...

    • Bobcats vs. Knicks Recap

      By Brett on December 31, 2008

      BoxscoreScore: 93-89 New YorkGame Efficiencies:Offensive: 90.8Defensive: 94.9Bobcats Record: 11-21Meritorious Player: D.J. Augustin. 15 points on 12 attempts, 4 rebounds, 2 assists, 2 steals. The Bobcats were at 104.4 offensively and 87.1 defensively with D.J. on the court, with a +/- of 10. Matt – not exactly a good use...