The story behind #MullensMafia

Eric and I had tickets to the Bobcats game last night. Hours before the game, Byron Mullens tweeted and asked if anyone had a #22 jersey and was wearing it to the game. Since I didn’t have one — and I didn’t have the money to buy one — I made a big sign with…

Bobcats finally show up, defeat Knicks 118-110

After losing their last four games in a row, the Charlotte Bobcats showed up on Wednesday night, defeating the New York Knicks 118-110 in NYC. Boris Diaw led the Bobcats in scoring with 27 after failing to score a single point against Cleveland the night before. D.J. Augustin, Gerald Henderson and Byron Mullens each had…

It’s Never too Early for Some Bobcat Observations

Here are some of my observations from the Bobcat’s first 4 games: I honestly thought Corey Maggette was going to be better here.  He has been abysmal to say the least.  Shooting 28% from the field and sporting a whopping 3.1 PER, he has to be the biggest disappointment thus far. Boris Diaw has had his moments,…

Bobcats fall to Heat 95-96, Wade taunts Cam Newton

The Charlotte Bobcats fell to 1-1 Wednesday night, losing to the Miami Heat 95-96. Bobcats guard Gerald Henderson had another strong outing, scoring 21 points and holding Heat star Dwayne Wade to 10 points on the evening. The Bobcats led until midway through the fourth quarter, when a series of unfortunate calls went Miami’s way,…

Bobcats vs. Hawks Preseason Game 2

The Bobcats travel to Atlanta to complete their preseason schedule. It’ll be the preseason debut for two new Bobcats: Bismack Biyombo, who was Charlotte’s seventh-overall pick in the 2011 NBA Draft, and center Byron Mullens, who was acquired via trade from the Oklahoma City Thunder. Mullens didn’t get much burn in the NBA and spent…

Bobcats Rookie Kemba Walker Signs Under Armour Deal

Charlotte Bobcats rookie Kemba Walker has signed a shoe endorsement deal with Under Armour according to CNBC. Walker was the #9 overall selection in last months NBA draft. Walker was the NCAA Tournament’s Most Outstanding player last season as he lead UCONN to a National Championship. Kemba isn’t the only Charlotte draft pick to recently…

Corey Maggette Excited to be a Bobcat

Corey Maggette spoke to the media today about becoming a Bobcat.  (read the full story here from Mike Cranston w/ the AP http://www.wralsportsfan.com/bobcats/story/9800479/) He seemed very upbeat about coming to Charlotte, which is a very good sign.  He said he is fully healed from a nagging ankle injury from a year ago and has already…