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Charlotte, N.C. -- The G.O.A.T, a moniker of reverence short for Greatest of All Time, is how Michael Jordans known by ardent hoops junkies.
To the center of his Charlotte Bobcats, Jordan is the palpable greeting to the realization of a lifelong dream.
That introduction didnt come when the draft card placard placing Bismack Biyombos name beside the Bobcats was slid in the spot of the 7th pick of the 2011 NBA Drafta selection Jordan was said to have pushed for. Not when he received his first Jordan-signed paycheck, either.
When I came here to work out for the draft, I saw Jordan and that was one of the best moments of my career, Biyombo said earnestly. The last day I worked out here I went back to New York and I was just kinda like, Wow, this is going to be crazy if he has to be my owner. And down the road some good things happened and I just appreciate the chance.
As Jordan celebrates his 50th birthday Sunday, his legacy isnt that of the leagues most illustrious player. His lega...
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The Charlotte Bobcats really got me. Perhaps it was in fact only me, but I had hopes that they’d get off to a decent start and maybe even be competitive in 2012-13. Turns out, for the first month anyways, I was right. The Bobcats were at one point 6-4, and exited November a reasonable 7-8. [...]
Ben Gordon may be on the market for those interested, but it sounds like buyers should beware.
Yahoo! Sports reports that the Bobcats are more likely to explore the possibility of trading the guard after an incident with head coach Mike Dunlap.
According to the report, Dunlap was trying to speak to the team prior to its game against the Celtics on Monday, but Gordon kept dribbling...
Charlotte Bobcats rookie Michael Kidd-Gilchrist lost a one-on-one basketball game to his boss. That sounds bad, until you realize the greatest basketball player of all time is the Bobcats’ majority owner.
Michael Jordan turns 50 on Sunday, and he was still able to beat the 19-year-old Gilchrist.
“It was hard for me,” the No. 2 pick in the 2012 NBA draft told USA Today. “I...
Could Michael Jordan play at 50? I’m sure he could, and his longtime trainer, Tim Grover is prepared for the call. Grover says “Michael is still the best player on the Charlotte Bobcats.”
According to Adrian Wojnarowski, Yahoo! Sports:
On Jordan’s Hall of Fame induction speech: ”I heard that speech differently than everybody else,” Grover said. Grover heard Jordan raising...
Michael Jordan might be 50, but they don’t call him the greatest for nothing.
According to CSNHouston.com,19 year old Michael Kidd-Gilchrist, admitted to getting beat 1-on-1 by Michael Jordan. Kidd-gilchrist who plays for the Bobcats says Jordan, who is the majority owner of the Bobcats, beat him unexpectedly. He is 50 right?
“He did play me 1-on-1 one time,” Kidd-Gilchrist...
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Ben Gordon's act of defiance toward Mike Dunlap has increased the Bobcats' motivation to trade him.
Desperate to unload Ben Gordon, the Charlotte Bobcats are offering the disgruntled shooting guard to the Toronto Raptors for Andrea Bargnani.
ESPN's Marc Stein reported that the Raptors don't appear to be interested in taking on Gordon with a bench full of younger, cheaper wings.
The Cats are "determined" to dump Gordon after the guard had several run ins...
The Raptors are unlikely to trade Andrea Bargnani for Ben Gordon given the presence of Terrence Ross and Alan Anderson at shooting guard.