CHARLOTTE, N.C. -- As Gerald Henderson was reintroduced as a Charlotte Bobcat Monday, it was obvious he and the Bobcats' front office wanted this conclusion all along. It always seemed the inevitable result that Henderson would end up back in Charlotte, but any negotiation that requires assessing someone's value usually ends in an awkward tap dance to the finish line.
This one required a month of posturing and negotiating with ludicrous deals popping up around the league in the meantime.
"I think it's one of those things where it took us a little time to get this done but I want everyone to know that all of our intentions from the owner on down were to get Gerald back into a Bobcat uniform," president Rod Higgins said. "So Id like to reintroduce Gerald Henderson to you once again."
Henderson was always going to remain in Charlotte. It's home for him, and the front office never wanted to let a talent they'd grown and developed depart at a position of need for nothing. The selection o...