Bobcats waive Ben Gordon, allowing contender to possibly pick up the veteran

Gordon hasn't played much for Charlotte this season, and clearly the Bobcats needed to rid themselves of his expiring deal The Bobcats, who are hanging onto a playoff spot in the weak Eastern Conference by a very thin thread, allowed LeBron James to score a career-high 61 points last night in a 124-107 drubbing at the hands of the Heat. Now, a day later, they have...
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March 04, 2014  |  Discuss

NBA update: Bobcats waive Ben Gordon

Image via: WikiCommons One day after he is no longer eligible for the playoffs, the Charlotte Bobcats request waivers on Ben Gordon. The Oklahoma City Thunder expressed interest in acquiring him but the agreement did not happen in time to do so.  Bobcats president of operations Rod higgins made the announcement yesterday  (March 2nd) and now the team roster stands at 14 players...
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March 03, 2014  |  Discuss

Ben Gordon Waived By Bobcats

Ben Gordon was waived by the Charlotte Bobcats on Sunday. “With the recent acquisition of additional backcourt depth to our roster, we believe this is in the best interests of both parties,” Rod Higgins said in a statement. “We want to thank Ben for his contributions over the past two seasons and wish him the best as he moves on in his career.” The Bobcats' roster...
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March 02, 2014  |  Discuss

Ben Gordon, Bobcats Continue Buyout Talks; Bulls, Clippers, Rockets Interested

Ben Gordon and the Charlotte Bobcats continue dialogue on a buyout. The Chicago Bulls, Los Angeles Clippers and Houston Rockets are pitching two-year deals with a team option for 14-15. Gordon would prefer a deal that does not impact his free agency.
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February 27, 2014  |  Discuss

Bobcats Negotiating Buyout With Ben Gordon

The Ben Gordon era in Charlotte seems to be coming to an end. Adrian Wojnarowski is reporting that the Bobcats and Gordon are negotiating a buyout from his contract. Charlotte is engaged in contract buyout discussions with Ben Gordon, league sources tell Yahoo Sports. — Adrian Wojnarowski (@WojYahooNBA) February 21, 2014 Gordon is making $13.2MM in the final season of a five-year...
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February 21, 2014  |  Discuss

Charlotte Bobcats: Making the right moves

  As the NBA heads into the final few days before the trade deadline there seems to be a few rumors floating around of the Charlotte Bobcats wanting to make moves. Unlike in the previous few years however when the Bobcats were already long out of contention this year the Bobcats currently hold the 8th seed. This means that instead of being sellers at the deadline the Bobcats will...
February 17, 2014  |  Discuss

The Phoenix Suns could get Ben Gordon by the trade deadline

The Phoenix Suns could get Ben Gordon by the trade deadline The Phoenix Suns are almost certain to involve in a deal, perhaps even more than just one, by the February 20 trade deadline. Phoenix has been linked to a bunch of players as of lately, with Pau Gasol and Evan Turner being the most rumored ones to draw interest from the Suns. Nonetheless, Phoenix could turn its attention...
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February 15, 2014  |  Discuss

Heat to pursue acquiring Ben Gordon

The Miami Heat have been looking at making possible deals at the trade deadline this year as the team is still looking for ways to make sure they show no weaknesses in the postseason. They’re on shaky ground when it comes to certain areas of the their roster, but the team is determined to fortify as much as possible. One such move the team could make is to go after Ben Gordon...
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February 15, 2014  |  Discuss

Report: Ben Gordon’s Incident With Head Coach Mike Dunlap May Intensify Bobcats’ Efforts to Trade Guard

Ben Gordon may be on the market for those interested, but it sounds like buyers should beware. Yahoo! Sports reports that the Bobcats are more likely to explore the possibility of trading the guard after an incident with head coach Mike Dunlap. According to the report, Dunlap was trying to speak to the team prior to its game against the Celtics on Monday, but Gordon kept dribbling...
February 15, 2013  |  Discuss

Bobcats rumors: Charlotte attempting to trade Ben Gordon

The Charlotte Bobcats have been reportedly shopping Ben Gordon this season, but their desire to ship out the guard “has deepened” following a bout of disruptive behavior targeted at head coach Mike Dunlap, according to Adrian Wojnarowski of Yahoo! Sports.Wojnarowski describes the incident below:As Dunlap led the Bobcats in a morning shootaround on Monday before a victory over...
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February 15, 2013  |  Discuss

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