Originally written on Pro Sports Daily  |  Last updated 11/8/14
MINNEAPOLIS -- Kemba Walker took both himself and his Charlotte Bobcats back in time with his game-winning, last-second shot that beat the Minnesota Timberwolves 89-87 on Wednesday night at Target Center. His 19-foot jump shot with seven-tenths of a second remaining provided a fitting finish to a wild final six minutes on a night when Walker turned the calendar back 20 months -- to March 2011 to be precise -- with one 19-foot jump shot. That’s the last time the Bobcats – losers of their final 23 games last season – won three consecutive games, following home victories over Dallas (in overtime) and Washington by beating the injury-ravaged Wolves. That’s also the last time Walker felt the way he did Wednesday night, just like the guy he was in leading the University of Connecticut in March 2011 toward the NCAA championship, the guy who convinced the Bobcats to select him ninth overall in that summer’s NBA draft. He was asked after Wednesday’s victory if it felt to him like he ...
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