Originally written on Fox Sports Carolinas  |  Last updated 6/28/12
The general consensus leading up to the 2012 NBA Draft was that Kansas power forward Thomas Robinson would go second overall to the Charlotte Bobcats. Instead, the Bobcats went more with quickness by taking Kentucky small forward Michael Kidd-Gilchrist, adding a glimpse into the franchise's future as seen by general manager Rich Cho and new head coach Mike Dunlap. Dunlap repeatedly said during his introductory press conference last week that he wants the Bobcats to play fast super fast. He wants them to defend using much of the floor and to run it like mad when in possession of the ball. And while Robinson is a fine athlete, Kidd-Gilchrist, whom fans refer to as "MKG," is a sensational athlete who loves to attack the rim and is quite adept at doing so. The Bobcats were too passive this past season enroute to an NBA-worst 7-59 record. Changing the mindset and psyche of the entire organization is the only way the vision the Bobcats' brass circa 2015-16 and beyond can ever come t...
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