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Memphis Grizzlies

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Walker Scores 31, Bobcats Hold Off Grizzlies 92-89

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — The Charlotte Bobcats have relied heavily on Al Jefferson to put them in the thick of the Eastern Conference playoff race.

02/23/2014

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Small Market Success In The NBA Playoffs Leaves Charlotte With No Excuses

Like most cliches, the perceived competitive gap between the large market teams and small market teams is inaccurate. Of the four teams remaining in the conference finals, Miami plays in the country’s 17th largest T.V. market, followed by Indianapolis (26th), San Antonio (36th) and Memphis (49th). For reference, Charlotte is the 25th largest T.V. market.

Sports Radio 610AM WFNZ The Fan–05/26/2013

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Is The NBA The 2nd Best Sport?

There are a lot of reasons to say yes, but the answer may not be what you think.

Sports Radio 610AM WFNZ The Fan–06/18/2012