Found December 16, 2011 on Charlotte Observer:
Can knee-cartilage tears be contagious? Sure seems to be going around the Charlotte Bobcats.

Bobcats optimistic as season nears

CHARLOTTE, N.C. -- Paul Silas sat relaxed and laughing it up with the media Thursday morning, as his Charlotte Bobcats inch closer to the belated start to their 2011-12 basketball season. Silas has logged a lot of NBA miles as a player and coach, so he's reached a point in his career where he simply isn't going to reveal any stress or major concerns. The man carries a pretty...

Charlotte Bobcats Could Use a Center

He wasn’t the best option in the league, but Kwame Brown gave the team a serviceable big man to play with. Had Bismack Biyombo been able to get out of his Spanish league contract, he would have likely logged some minutes there as well in order to ease the youngster to the NBA game.

The Charlotte Bobcats have lost Eduardo Najera for the next 6-8 weeks

The Charlotte Bobcats have lost 35-year old forward Eduardo Najera for the next 6-8 weeks due to knee surgery.  Najera played in 31 games (0 starts) for the Bobcats last year and he averaged 12.0 minutes, 2.2 points, 1.4 rebounds and 0.6 assists per game.  The Bobcats are losing players left and right to injury, so even the loss of Najera is going to hurt the team when the 2011-12 season starts.

Bobcats F Najera undergoes knee surgery

Charlotte Bobcats forward Eduardo Najera will miss up to eight weeks after undergoing knee surgery.The 35-year-old went under the knife to repair torn cartilege in his knee. The timetable for his return is anywhere from 6-to-8 weeks.Najera appeared in just 31 games with the Bobcats last season, averaging 2.2 points and 1.4 rebounds in 12 minutes.

7th pick in the NBA draft likely won’t play in the NBA this season

Bismack Biyombo was 7th overall pick in this year 2011 NBA draft. Biyombo, who is from the Congo was taken by the Sacramento Kings then he was traded to the Charlotte Bobcats. Biyombo decided to start his young career by playing in Spain. He made his professional debut in the Spanish ACB League with Fuenlabrada against DKV Joventut on January 9, 2011. There was always...

Charlotte Bobcats sign guard Reggie Williams

Charlotte Bobcats President of Basketball Operations Rod Higgins announced today that the team has signed guard Reggie Williams.  Per team policy, terms of the deal were not disclosed. We’ll post contract details here later today. The 6-6 Williams signed with the Warriors in March 2010 and spent the remainder of the 2009-10 season and all of [...]

Bobcats F Najera has surgery on knee cartilage

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) -- Bobcats forward Eduardo Najera has had surgery to repair torn cartilage in his left knee and will miss 6-8 weeks.

Bobcats forward Eduardo Najera out 6-8 weeks after knee surgery

Charlotte Bobcats forward Eduardo Najera underwent successful surgery this morning to repair a cartilage tear in his left knee that was discovered during an MRI earlier this week. The surgery was performed by Bobcats team physician Dr. Glenn Perry at Midtown Medical Plaza in Charlotte. He is expected to be sidelined for approximately 6-8 weeks. Najera saw [...]

Bobcats pick up shooting guard, ex-Warrior Reggie Williams

Bobcats coach Paul Silas got what he wanted -- a long-range shooter. Charlotte signed shooting guard Reggie Williams Thursday to a two-year contract, filling one of the team's biggest needs. Finanacial terms were not released.

Reggie Williams signs with Charlotte Bobcats

By STEVE REEDCHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) -- The Bobcats have signed shooting guard Reggie Williams to a two-year contract, the team confirmed on Thursday. Williams, entering his third NBA season, is expected to join the Bobcats today for workouts. Williams had been a restricted free agent but Golden State rescinded his rights in their efforts to sign a center. Bobcats coach Paul Silas...

Bobcats Reggie Williams out 6-8 weeks after knee surgery

I like the Reggie Williams signing in Charlotte — right now that offense is going to rely too much on Corey Maggette and Williams is a guy who could be the spark off the bench, the sixth man who comes in with the green light and changes the flow of the game. But 24-hours after…

Point and center: Charlotte Bobcats' Boris Diaw steps up

"Point-center." A basketball oxymoron, right? How can a center be a point guard or how could a point guard play center?

Bobcats' roster getting cut off at the knees, or so it seems

Can knee-cartilage tears be contagious? Sure seems to be going around the Charlotte Bobcats. First they signed...

Bobcats ink Williams

The Charlotte Bobcats signed guard Reggie Williams on Thursday. Per team policy, terms of the deal were not disclosed.

Bobcats' Najera out 6-8 weeks after knee surgery

Charlotte Bobcats forward Eduardo Najera is expected to be out 6-8 weeks after undergoing surgery on his left knee Friday morning.
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