To really appreciate how far Kemba Walker has come, dust off that copy of NBA 2K12, slide it into your wheezing Xbox 360, and find young Kemba on the roster of the 7-59 Charlotte Bobcats, where he is stuck behind D.J. friggin’ Augustin on the depth chart, slinging passes to the likes of Byron Mullens and Tyrus Thomas,… Read more...
Last summer, nobody wanted Bismack Biyombo. A then-22-year-old free agent coming off four modestly productive years with the Charlotte Bobcats/Hornets, Biyombo ended up signing a two-year, $6 million contract with the Toronto Raptors...Show More Summary
In a recent appearance on the podcast Pardon My Take, Gonzaga University's Kyle Wiltjer revealed that former Bulldogs star and retired member of the Charlotte Bobcats Adam Morrison "thinks something is going down with politics" and that...Show More Summary
In August, Robert L. Johnson, founder of BET and former owner of the Charlotte Bobcats, sold off three lots from his 1.3 acre Washington property for $1 million, according to the Washington Business Journal. News of the sale, which wasn’t listed publicly, just hit the market. The lots’ new owners are academics Babak and Sharon Bahador, who plan to build […]
Dudley says while playing for the Charlotte Bobcats, Gerald Wallace once had to force the former Gonzaga star to shower. The post Jared Dudley Says Former No. 3 Pick Adam Morrison ‘Never Took Showers’ appeared first on SLAMonline.
Michael Jordan is among the most powerful and influential figures in basketball history, but the NBA has had restrictions in place to avoid a conflict of interest between Jordan's ownership of the Charlotte Bobcats and his world-famous...Show More Summary
The NBA coaching business is very much a "what have you done for me lately" industry. No one exemplifies that more than Steve Clifford. His rejuvenation of the 2013-14 Charlotte Bobcats was short-lived, as he now has to pick up the pieces...Show More Summary
Michael Jordan has been looking to sell his Chicago-area estate for years, but now the NBA legend and owner of the Charlotte Bobcats is getting serious. The former Bulls star has cut the Highland Park home price in half — to $14.88 million. For the master of aerial magic, Jordan first sought $29 [...]
Why is it so hard to love the Charlotte Bobcats Hornets? General incompetence has a lot to do with it. Like, well, this, as described by the UPoR’s Scott Fowler: This is how messed up the Charlotte Hornets are. Injuries have knocked out two of their starters and forced a third (Al Jefferson) to basically […]
Here’s the Charlotte Observer reporting on the Hornets, who are set to welcome Michael Kidd-Gilchrist back into action any day now: Over this season and last season the Charlotte Bobcats/Hornets are 10 games above.500 when small forward Michael Kidd-Gilchrist plays. They are 14 games below.500 when Kidd-Gilchrist sits out. Coincidence? Hardly. Show More Summary
Fans and media members alike believed the Charlotte Bobcats were officially going out with a bang. They had finally turned a corner, despite getting swept by the Miami Heat in the playoffs, and had already put together an incredibleShow More Summary
There was something decidedly kitschy about last season's Charlotte Bobcats. They were a squad that was simultaneously on the rise and facing a clear expiration date. Steve Clifford, their first-year head coach, constructed a base system...Show More Summary
The Charlotte Bobcats will be without the services of Michael Kidd-Gilchrist for the immediate future. The team announced via Twitter that the small forward suffered a rib contusion Sunday against the New York Knicks and is listed as day-to-day: Kidd-Gilchrist attempted to collect a rebound and ended up falling hard on his side. Show More Summary
When the Charlotte Bobcats cut ties with Tyrus Thomas two summers ago, his life went into a tailspin. Thomas divorced his wife, and survived a major health scare. The fourth […] The post Tyrus Thomas Looking for a Way Back into the NBA appeared first on SLAMonline.
Forget Time Warner, Apple and Apogee Enterprises: Buy stock in Josh McRoberts. The former Charlotte Bobcat—themselves now the former Charlotte Bobcats—is poised for a breakout season in the comparatively cozy environs of American Airlines Arena. Show More Summary
A huge reason why the Charlotte Bobcats went out with a bang was due to the emergence of Josh McRoberts as a multi -talented unique power forward. He improved so much that he went from hitting 58 threes over his first six seasons, to nailing 105 last year alone. Show More Summary
The Sacramento Kings today signed free agent Ryan Hollins, according to Kings General Manager Pete D’Alessandro. A 7-foot center, Hollins was selected by the Charlotte Bobcats in the second round (50th overall) of the 2006 NBA Draft. He has accrued career averages of 3.8 points (.576 FG%,.657 FT%) and 2.2 rebounds in 12.0 minutes per [...]
The greatest friendship since Rick Blaine and Capt. Renault is on the rocks. So says Charles Barkley. In a Yahoo interview, Charles Barkley divulges that critical comments he’s made about the former Charlotte Bobcats as a TNT analyst have rankled MJ, that team’s owner. “I think that Michael was upset by some of the things […]
Following two seasons with the Charlotte Bobcats, 10-year NBA veteran Ben Gordon has reportedly signed a two-year deal with the Orlando Magic, adding depth to the team's bench for the 2014-15 season. Adrian Wojnarowski of Yahoo Sports...Show More Summary
P.J. Hairston put a nightmarish 2013-14 season officially behind him on Thursday night, as the former University of North Carolina basketball star was selected with the No. 26 pick and traded to the Charlotte Bobcats. But his past continues...Show More Summary