At 12:41 pm EST, with approximately 2 hours left before the NBA’s trade deadline, the Charlotte Observer’s Rick Bonnell broke the news that the Charlotte Bobcats completed a deal with the Milwaukee Bucks that saw Charlotte acquiring Luke Ridnour and Gary Neal and the Cats sending Ramon Sessions and Jeff Adrien to Milwaukee. Charlotte has two new players to embrace so I thought a brief introduction was in order
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Al Jefferson is happy he didn’t make the All-Star game.
Kemba Walker said it might be a huge blessing for the Charlotte Bobcats that the big man got a few days off to rest his 29-year-old legs for the stretch run, particularly with four games in five nights coming out of the break.
The NBA’s trade deadline is this Thursday, February 20th at 3pm. The Bobcats have made just about one key trade every season since 2007, including two in 2009, although not every exchange has happened around the trade deadline. Charlotte needs to make the playoffs this season but there’s no sense in being the 7th or 8th seed because that just gets you swept by Miami or Indiana.
AUBURN HILLS, Mich. (AP) — Al Jefferson beat up the Detroit Pistons in a key game in the chase for the final playoff spot in the Eastern Conference. The Pistons are hardly the first team he has punished.
Yes, the Bobcats are back in action, but is the break long enough or is the season to long?
On this week’s episode of QCB Unleashed, Q talks about the dangerous Winter Olympic games in Sochi including bobsledding and ‘The Skeleton.’
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Michael Jordan’s Bobcats enter the post-NBA All-Star break with their playoff hopes largely riding on the old school game of big man Al Jefferson.
Jared Zwerling, Bleacher Report’s lead NBA writer spent some time with Coach Clifford and the Bobcats organization. He joined Mac and Jim to discuss the piece he wrote about the team and his experiences being around the team. From Coach Clifford to Al Jefferson to Patrick Ewing and the trade deadline, Jared discusses multiple aspects of the Cats growth this season.
With the NBA Slam Dunk Contest coming up, we take a look at five classic dunks.
NEW YORK (AP) — In their previous game against New Orleans, the Brooklyn Nets pulled off an impressive feat: They were able to win even though all their starters were held to single digits in points.