Found January 02, 2014 on Los That Sports Blog:
Tweet Charlotte Bobcats rookie Cody Zeller has a lot of potential, but he didn’t look like it on the above dunk attempt against the Clippers on New Years Day. Zeller tried to channel his inner Michael Jordan — part owner of the Bobcats — but Zeller ended up getting rejected by the rim. Thanks for the laugh, rookie. -ALR
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