The dreaded day for the Bobcats is fast approaching: When Charlotte could earn the dubious distinction of becoming the worst team in NBA history.
Guard Matt Carroll warned his teammates about it two weeks ago. He knew then if Charlotte didn't win a game it would risk becoming an historic embarrassment.
If Charlotte loses its six remaining games the Bobcats will finish with the worst winning percentage in league history (.106), a dubious honor that's currently held by the 1972-73 Philadelphia 76ers, who finished 9-73 (.110.)
''We are desperate to get a win,'' Carroll said. ''No one wants to be known as the worst team in NBA history. I've been talking about this with guys on the team for last two weeks telling them we at least need to get one more win. I think guys at first heard it but weren't thinking it was going to happen.
''But now everybody is aware it could happen, so we better get a win.''
It won't be easy.
The Bobcats (7-53) host Chicago on Wednesday.
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