Found January 06, 2012 on Basketball ]
Charlotte Bobcats forward Corey Maggette is expected to be sidelined for the next 2-to-4 weeks because of a left hamstring injury.

The Charlotte Bobcats will be without Corey Maggette for a while

The Charlotte Bobcats will be without 32 year old small forward Corey Maggette for the next 2-4 weeks due to a hamstring injury.  Maggette has played in 6 games (all starts) for the Bobcats so far this year and he is averaging 30.2 minutes, 12.2 points, 6.2 rebounds and 1.5 assists per game.  But, Maggette is only shooting 30% from the floor so far this year.  24-year old Derrick...

Shame on You Boris Diaw

Typically when I write for sites I try to stay away from negative posts that just bash anything and everything that is wrong with the team. Those kinds of posts are easy to write (because all of us with access to the internet are experts at what we write about), but I think they are not near as much fun to write. However, there are some occasions in which I feel it necessary to...

Gerald Henderson under the microscope…

Gerald Henderson has taken the next step, and moved into the starting lineup for the Bobcats this season. As many predicted, he has been a stellar performer through this seasons 7 games. Still we are all expecting his numbers to go up as the season continues. I myself am more than confident in this kid, [...]

Silas Inspires Diaw to Greatness…Or Possibly Does Nothing At All

Well this is interesting.  According to the Charlotte Observer’s Rick Bonnell, after the atrocity in Cleveland, coach Paul Silas motivated Boris Diaw to a stellar performance against the New York Knicks with an emotional, heart-to-heart discussion. “We had a pow-wow after the game. I told him he just can’t play like that,” said Silas in [...]

Maggette to miss 2-4 weeks with strained hamstring

Bobcats coach Paul Silas says forward Corey Maggette will miss 2-4 weeks with a strained left hamstring.

Derrick Brown will start for Corey Maggette, who is out 2-4 weeks with strained hamstring

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Bobcats lose F Maggette for 2-4 weeks (AP)

Bobcats coach Paul Silas says forward Corey Maggette will miss 2-4 weeks with a strained left hamstring. Silas says Derrick Brown will start Friday night against the Hawks, and Tyrus Thomas also will play. Thomas has not played this season because of a sprained ankle. Silas says Maggette's loss hurts because "he's one of the key factors of our team." Maggette, who...

Bighorns Acquire Will Blalock, Waive Doug Thomas

During the 2009-10 NBA D-League season, Will Blalock played 28 games for the Bighorns.

Bobcats ready to shake up lineup

Change is coming to the Charlotte Bobcats, following a 102-96 overtime loss to the Atlanta Hawks. Start Byron Mullens at center? Probably, and that could come as soon as Saturday night against the Indiana Pacers. Play D.J. Augustin and Kemba Walker together? Yes, in stretches, so long as the Bobcats can survive in zone defense. Use Tyrus Thomas [...]

Gordon, Maggette sidelined by injuries

Hornets guard Eric Gordon will miss two to three weeks because of a sore right knee. The Hornets say Gordon's knee was swollen after he led New Orleans with 22 points in a 101-93 loss to the Philadelphia 76ers on Wednesday night. Team doctors have recommended rest. Gordon leads the team with a 21-point average. He missed the previous four games after he bruised the knee during...

Bobcats' 7-footer Mullens seizes opportunity

Rick Bonnell: His first two seasons with the Oklahoma City Thunder, 7-footer Byron Mullens played so little he often wasn't in the same city as his team.

Bobcats-Pacers Observations: Thomas cold stick small forward

Of the two Charlotte Bobcats lineup changes Saturday - Gana Diop starting at center and Tyrus Thomas starting at small forward - Diop was a one-game decision to match up with Pacers center Roy Hibbert's size. Thomas looks like a longer-lasting decision.It's ...

Baseline to Baseline recaps: The Bobcats and Knicks have the same record

What you missed while watching West Virginia score more first half points than 15 the NBA teams playing last night (seriously)…. Bobcats 118, Knicks 110: Boris Diaw outplayed Amare Stoudemire. Gerald Henderson took it to Landry Fields at every turn. The Charlotte Bobcats outworked a Knicks team that has a lot of talent but looks…

Pacers battle vs Bobcats highlights NBA odds

Jan 7, 7:00 PM | Conseco Fieldhouse Charlotte Bobcats vs Indiana Pacers Odds 2-5TEAM RECORD5-2 Indiana looks to cover the Pacers-Bobcats pointspread on Saturday and improve its overall 5-2 mark when they host Charlotte in NBA action. Supporters of the Bobcats have seen them go 2-5 and 3-4 ATS so far this season, while the Pacers are at 5-2 and 4-3 ATS. In totals betting...

Pacers erase Bobcats' 1st-half lead, win 99-77

The Charlotte Bobcats were outscored 28-14 in the third quarter to give up the lead for good in a 99-77 loss to the Indiana Pacers at Bakers Life Fieldhouse.
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