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…

Rob Werdann named Bobcats Assistant Coach

The Bobcats have announced the hire of assistant coach Rob Werdann. Werdann has 8 years of experience on an NBA bench, most recently last year when he was an assistant with the Golden State Warriors. Head Coach Paul Silas says: “We’re excited to have Rob Werdann joining our staff. His experience as both a coach…

Biyombo facing Buyout Mediation on Friday

According to AP writer Mike Cranston, Bobcats #7 overall draft pick Bismack Biyombo will go into a mediation session with his Spanish team on Friday. Jorge Sanz, the spokesman for the Spanish team says that the team will not fight Biyombo’s desire to leave but they expect receive the buyout. Sanz also says Biyombo has…