CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Bobcats coach Mike Dunlap says rookie Michael Kidd-Gilchrist, the No. 2 overall pick in this year’s draft, will start the season opener Friday night against the Indiana Pacers.
Charlotte’s sports emotions seem to be running high after last night’s NBA draft. Michael Kidd-Gilchrist was either a love-him or hate-him pick. Let’s be honest, though: other than Anthony Davis, there wasn’t a clear-cut number two.
The Drive Friday 6-29-12-Michael Kidd-Gilchrist and Jeff Taylor join The Drive in studio to talk about their draft night experiences, who they would compare themselves to another past or present NBA player, and how they liked playing against each other in college and how they’ll play together now.
It is a tradition on the Mac Attack to do a phone interview on the day after the draft with the Bobcats first pick. It has been happening for years, but we have never had an interview like this.
A complete list of the 20 players from the ACC & SEC taken in the 2012 NBA Draft
The world needs another mock draft so here is mine!
Ok, so I have been singing the title of this article all day long to myself. You can try it to. Sing it to the tune of Naughty By Nature’s ‘OPP.’
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Florida’s Bradley Beal and Kentucky’s Michael Kidd-Gilchrist worked out for the Charlotte Bobcats on Monday morning as the team continued evaluations for the June 28 NBA Draft.
The Charlotte Bobcats continued their losing ways this year on Wednesday when they missed out on the number one pick of the draft. After sporting a 7-59 record and the worst losing percentage in league history (.106), it seemed like they were for certain headed for the number one pick of the draft. In fact, everybody in Charlotte had pretty much banked on taking Anthony Davis at one since about mid-March. So what exactly went wrong Wednesday night?