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    • Bobcats vs Grizzlies Recap

      By Brett on December 21, 2008

      Score: 112-83 BobcatsEfficiencies:Offensive: 125.8Defensive: 95.4Bobcats Record: 9-18 (2 wins in a row)Meritorious Player: Gerald Wallace. Charlotte was +30 with Crash on the court, with a net efficiency of +54.5 over 27 minutes, 49 seconds. Gerald had 22 points on 11 attempts, 9 rebounds, 4 steals, and 2 assists –...

    • Bobcats vs Hawks Recap

      By Brett on December 16, 2008

      Detailed boxscore Score: 83-79 Atlanta Bobcats Efficiencies:Offensive: 94.0Defensive: 100.0Bobcats Record: 7-18Meritorious Player: Emeka Okafor. 10 points, 11 rebounds, and the only Bobcat with a positive +/- for the night, at +2. Solid game for the Bobcats through 3 quarters, but the 4th was a train wreck. 3 points through...

    • Bobcats vs Hawks Preview

      By Brett on December 15, 2008

      Opponent: Atlanta Hawks (14-9) Opponent Season Efficiencies: Offensive: 107.7Defensive: 106.0 Previous Meeting: 88-83 Atlanta (on 11/21) – Recap The Hawks continue to surprise, showing their hot start was not the fluke some may have believed. At 14-9, Atlanta enters tonight's game 4th in the East. Let that sink in...

    • Bobcats vs Pistons Recap

      By Brett on December 15, 2008

      Detailed boxscore Score: 90-86 Detroit Bobcats Record: 7-17 Game Efficiencies: Offensive: 94.5Defensive: 97.8Meritorious Player: D.J. Augustin – 18 points on 10 attempts, 2 assists, 1 rebound. Net efficiency of +24.2. The Bobcats made this one interesting, to say the least. After being behind by as much as 29 points,...

    • At the quarterish pole

      By Brett on December 11, 2008

      Well, despite my best attempts to be realistic about the season before it started, it appears after the 1st quarter of the season that I was slightly (significantly) overly optimistic. Rather than in contention for the final playoff spot, Charlotte is sitting at 14th in the Eastern conference at...

    • Is Charlotte the new France?

      By Brett on December 10, 2008

      I get home from church and have not even had time to check the score of the game…and I have this email waiting from BallHype: Thoughts on the Suns/Bobcats trade and video of new player Jared Dudley. The Suns new player Jared Dudley?! What the deuce? I head to...

    • Bobcats vs Cavs, Heat Recaps

      By Brett on December 9, 2008

      Vs Cavs on 12/6:Score: 94-74 ClevelandEfficiencies:Offensive: 85.1Defensive: 104.4Meritorious Player: Raymond Felton. I select Ray tentatively, as he was one of the Bobcats to have anything approaching a decent game – but the team was at -22 with him on the court. Not his fault, probably, but still…15 points on...

    • Bobcxats vs Bucks Recap

      By Brett on December 7, 2008

      Detailed boxscore from the game Score: 101-96 MilwaukeeBobcats Record: 7-12EfficienciesOffensive: 110.3Defensive: 117.4Meritorious Player: Jared Dudley. 8 points on 4 attempts. 3 steals (seemed like more – very active in passing lanes). 3 assists. The Bobcats were =9 with The Dude on the court, in just 21 minutes. I think...

    • Bobcats vs Thunder Recap

      By Brett on December 4, 2008

      Detailed boxscore Score: 103-97 CharlotteBobcats Record: 7-11Efficiencies:Offensive: 109.6Defensive: 103.2Meritorious Player: Emeka Okafor. 25 points on 11 attempts, plus he made 9 of 12 free throws. 13 rebounds. The Bobcats won by 12 with him on the court, with a net efficiency of +15.6. I know it was just the...

    • Bobcats vs. Timberwolves Recap

      By Brett on December 2, 2008

      Detailed boxscore Score: 100-90 CharlotteBobcats Record: 6-11Efficiencies:Offensive: 113.6Defensive: 100.0Meritorious Player: Raymond Felton. 14 assists. Just 1 turnover. Those 2 numbers would be enough, but Raymond also chipped in 14 points on 12 attempts, 3 rebounds, 2 steals, and 2 blocks. Impressive. A thorough beating is not (generally) the result...