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In Parts 1 and 2, we looked at the "Overpaid and Tough to Move!" and "Free Agents" groups. Part 3 will focus on the most important group to the future success of the Bobcats, "The Future." All of these players are young and have affordable guaranteed contracts. The development of these 5 players, along with the upcoming draft picks, will determine how quickly we forget about the 7-59 season and start looking forward to the playoffs.
1) Kemba WalkerOdds of Being on the Roster Next Year: 99%Why He Will be Here: Kemba was drafted 9th in the 2011 draft and was thrust into the backup PG role early in the season. Due to injuries, he quickly jumped into the starting lineup and took a few turns at PG and SG. Early in the season, Walker tended to rely on his jump shot too much and he also tended to miss too much. I felt like his ability to run the offense improved throughout the season and I expect him to open next season as the starting PG. ...
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Hall of Fame coach Jerry Sloan reportedly pulled out of the race to become the next coach of the Charlotte Bobcats on Thursday.
"I took myself out [Thursday]," Sloan told SI.com. "I don't want to comment on it because it's never profitable for anybody. It just makes it sound like you're making a statement about someone. But they were wonderful and there...
The Charlotte Bobcats have announced that they’ve narrowed their coaching search down to three candidates, American Idol-style. The difference is that on American Idol, the prize is actually something desirable; this is more like a contest to see who wins a severed head. Anyway, of the final three coaches, one of them is really old [...]
When the Charlotte Bobcats lost out on the top choice in the NBA draft lottery, an uneducated observer might have said, "Big whup." The Bobcats, who had a 1-in-4 chance of securing the No. 1 pick, merely had to settle for the second selection. Surely there will be enough talent available to grab a pretty good player at No. 2. There is, but there is not. Kentucky's Anthony...
Alex Kennedy of Hoopsworld reports that the Charlotte Bobcats are shopping the second overall pick in the upcoming NBA draft, despite team statements that they are set at taking a player at two-
“The Charlotte Bobcats continue to shop the second overall pick. Only one problem… “They want A LOT in return,” said league source.”
Interesting. What exactly is A LOT? Multiple...
Jerry sloan has withdrawn his name from consideration for the head coaching position of the Charlotte Bobcats.