Hornets finally get the man they wanted in Malik Monk

Gerry Rafferty once said “If you get it wrong, you’ll get it right next time”. That is exactly what the Charlotte Hornets had in mind entering last night’s NBA Draft. ¬†Their recent draft history had a little bit of ups and downs during Rich Cho’s tenure as Hornets general manager, but last night, Cho knew…

Panther Statue

What’s next for the Panthers?

Thinking about the season that was, where do the Panthers go next? Here area few things they need to do moving forward: Embed from Getty Images Cut Charles Johnson Save 11 million in cap space. Sorry CJ, but price isn’t worth the production anymore. Let Jared Allen go Thanks for the help down the stretch,…

Panthers Offseason: Cause for concern on offense?

When the Panthers didn’t go out and make a splash early in free agency, I understood. They didn’t have a lot of money to re-sign some of their own free agents or to get some proven veterans to fill some of the holes. Instead, they decided to try to lock-up defensive end Greg Hardy by…

Bobcats launch 2013 Draft Central

The Charlotte Bobcats have launched their 2013 Draft Central section, giving fans a glimpse at some of their potential targets. There’s a Mock Draft section, Draft Profiles, the official draft order (which will be updated once the order has been set), Portsmouth Invitational Tour coverage, and links to their past Draft Centrals. Their first event…

Panthers draft recap

If you had to describe the Carolina Panthers 2012 draft in one word, it would be “solid”. Carolina drafted players who weren’t necessarily workout wonders, but players who performed during games. Coming into the draft, one of the common perceptions was that the Panthers would look to increase the talent along their defensive line first…

Trade deadline passes, Bobcats stand still

The NBA trade deadline passed Thursday afternoon without the Charlotte Bobcats making any moves to either build for the future or better the team for the short term. There were rumors around NBA circles that the Bobcats were looking to deal D.J. Augustin, who will be a restricted free agent over the summer, and Boris…

The New Era of the Charlotte Bobcats

The Bobcats have continued the purge. They’ve continued stripping away pieces of their old regime and added two new ones through the draft. Captain Jack is on his way to Milwaukee, complete with his on-court reputation of being a malcontent and his off-court reputation of being the best teammate anyone could have. The Bobcats have…

Biyombo to wear 28, Walker 1

During today’s press conference, new draftees Bismack Biyombo and Kemba Walker got their first Bobcats jerseys. Biyombo will wear #28 while Walker will wear the recently-vacated #1 photo by @bobcatshannah