Jefferson played central role in Bobcats' playoff revival

CHARLOTTE, N.C. -- Al Jefferson sits at his locker, following a surprising season-finale overtime win over the Bulls, talking about the playoffs. And you can't help but wonder what he's doing. He's in boxer shorts and a dress shirt and already putting on high-top shoes. "What about your pants, Al?" a reporter asks. Big Al offers a wide, familiar smile and proceeds...
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NBA Jersey Swaps: LeBron James with the Charlotte Bobcats

NBA Jersey Swaps: LeBron James with the Charlotte BobcatsTo request other jersey swaps, tweet us at @NBAandNFLInfo or comment below
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The 8 X-Factor Players Of The 2014 NBA Playoffs: East Edition

It’s the most wonderful time of the year with the NBA Post Season officially getting underway this upcoming Saturday. The Bobcats will end their franchise with a trip to the post season while the Knicks failed to recover from their slow start, even in one of the worst years for the Eastern Conference. Today, the […] The post The 8 X-Factor Players Of The 2014 NBA Playoffs: East...
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(2) Miami Heat vs (7) Charlotte Bobcats Playoffs Preview

The Miami Heat are a perfect 4-0 against the Charlotte Bobcats this season (via zimbio) The Charlotte Bobcats were a surprise team in the Eastern Conference making drastic strides to improve and earn the 7th seed in the East playoffs and will face the Miami Heat in the first round. The Heat won the season series against the Bobcats 4-0. The Miami Heat should have a rather easy time...
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NBA Playoffs: Miami Heat vs. Charlotte Bobcats

The two-time defending champion, Miami Heat are the number two seed in the Eastern Conference and are facing the seventh seed Charlotte Bobcats. During their regular season matchup the Heat swept the Bobcats, 4-0. If the regular season is any indication of how the series will play out this then the Bobcats do not stand a chance. But, I believe that this series will be more interesting...
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Michael Jordan Gets Fired Up Against the Bulls

The Charlotte Bobcats are heading to the postseason and for the final game of the season. Owner Michael Jordan watched his new team beat his old team the Chicago Bulls in a thrilling overtime victory and the legend gets fired up. The post Michael Jordan Gets Fired Up Against the Bulls appeared first on Hooped Up.
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Gerald Henderson skies for monster dunk over Joakim Noah

If you were happen to be looking for the dunk of Wednesday night in the NBA, then you might have come to the right place. It happened in the Charlotte Bobcats-Chicago Bulls tilt and Bobcats guard Gerald Henderson decided to show off his aerial exploits. Watch as Gerald skies in the fourth quarter of play for the jam: *** Henderson image courtesy of Getty Images
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Video: Michael Jordan Is A Happy Charlotte Bobcats Owner

This is a video of a happy Michael Jordan cheering on the Charlotte Bobcats, who are headed to the 2014 NBA Playoffs.
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Bobcats rally past Bulls in regular season finale

This might not be how Charlotte Bobcats center Al Jefferson planned it, but playing the Miami Heat suits him just fine. “It’s gonna be a dog fight playing against the defending champions,” Jefferson said after Wednesday’s 91-86 overtime victory against the Chicago Bulls. “We’ve been underdogs ever since I’ve been here and it’s worked so far.” This unpredictable...
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Charlotte Bobcats / Miami Heat pre-series disc...

Coulda/Shoulda is done. We finished over .500 and get to play the role of giant slayer on national TV.Let's get it on!
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NBA playoffs: Bobcats-Heat preview

CHARLOTTE, N.C. -- This is the worst-case playoff scenario for the Bobcats. The two-time defending champion Miami Heat now await -- the same Miami Heat team that went 4-0 against them in the regular season -- and Miami gets Dwyane Wade back healthy just in time to make a run.  It's a far cry from a matchup with Toronto the Bobcats could have slid into if they could have held...
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NBA Playoffs: Miami Heat vs. Charlotte Bobcats series schedule

Game 1: April 20 -- Charlotte at Miami, 3:30 p.m., ABC Game 2: April 23 -- Charlotte at Miami, 7 p.m., Sun Sports Game 3: April 26 -- Miami at Charlotte, 7 p.m., Sun Sports Game 4: April 28 -- Miami at Charlotte, 7 p.m., Sun Sports Game 5*: April 30 -- Charlotte at Miami, TBD, Sun Sports Game 6*: May 2 -- Miami at Charlotte, TBD, Sun Sports Game 7*: May 4 -- Charlotte at Miami, TBD...
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Double Game Thread: Bulls at Bobcats/ Wizards a...

Double the game thread Double the excitement Double the intensity Double the chaos Double the fun Wednesday night should be madness... To get the 6th seed the Bobcats MUST win and the wizards MUST lose. Both of these game will be going on at the same time so let's talk about both as they're happening. What do you guys see happening on Wednesday night?
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VIDEO: Jordan, Ewing talk about Cody Zeller

In this video from the NBA, Michael Jordan and Patrick Ewing share their thoughts on Cody Zeller. Zeller and the Bobcats are headed to the playoffs, starting this weekend.
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Bobcats beat Hawks on Chris Douglas-Roberts buzzer beater

Charlotte Bobcats center Al Jefferson knew teammate Chris Douglas-Roberts was close enough to hear, so he laid it on pretty thick. “When NBA TV comes on, that should be the first play they show – over LeBron” James, Al Jefferson said following a 95-93 victory Monday against the Atlanta Hawks. “Hey, LeBron,” Jefferson said, “I’m just playing. Don’t want him taking...
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Bobcats Bench Comes to Life in the 4th; Defeat the Hawks

I’m not even going to discuss the first 3 quarters of tonight’s game. I would, because we had one of those 2-point leads at the end of the 1st quarter, but by the end of the 3rd, I wanted to turn the game off…but I didn’t A 26-point first quarter, followed by an 18-point second quarter had me all set to just face our 12th straight loss to the Hawks. The 3rd quarter didn’t...
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Why the Charlotte Bobcats made the playoffs

It’s been several years in the making, but the Charlotte Bobcats are into the playoffs. There’s no debate that this has been one of worst franchises in terms of success in recent years and quite arguably in NBA history. So coming into this season, the Bobcats made a conceited effort to make the leap and […] The post Why the Charlotte Bobcats made the playoffs appeared first on isportsweb.
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Game Thread: Charlotte Bobcats at Atlanta Hawks...

Here's to hoping the Hawks rest their entire team. Or just don't even play.
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Jefferson’s Sixth Straight 20-10 Pushes Bobcats Past Philadelphia

When this time of the NBA season is in full swing, most teams are just sitting back and relaxing in their clinched playoff seeds. 2014 has a different feel for lower seeds, especially the Charlotte Bobcats. Charlotte is currently chasing the playoff position that was once in their grasp just a few days prior. After the Boston Celtics (Cats fell 106 to 103) surprisingly defeated the...
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Jefferson powers Bobcats past 76ers

The word Charlotte Bobcats coach Steve Clifford kept using was ‘exhale.” It was not meant positively. For the second night in a row the Bobcats failed to jump on a team headed to the draft lottery. In Boston Friday they paid for that, losing by three to the Celtics. Saturdayat home they held off the Philadelphia 76ers 111-105, but this was no comforting feeling. Clifford wonders...
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Jefferson leads Bobcats over 76ers 111-105

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) Al Jefferson continued his dominating play with 29 points and 12 rebounds, and the Charlotte Bobcats defeated the Philadelphia 76ers 111-105 Saturday night for their sixth win in seven games.
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Kemba Walker's MRI On Groin Shows Nothing Serious

Kemba Walker will sit out again on Saturday to rest his sore groin. Walker underwent an MRI, which didn't show anything serious. The Charlotte Bobcats are off on Sunday, giving Walker an extra day of rest before possibly returning on Monday against the Atlanta Hawks.
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Walker will miss 76ers game with groin injury

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) Bobcats coach Steve Clifford says point guard Kemba Walker is sitting out Saturday night's game against the Philadelphia 76ers because of a groin injury.
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Big Al Jefferson Discusses His Return to the Playoffs and Success with Bobcats

  Former Celtic Big Al Jefferson is in town along with his playoff bound Bobcats squad to face the C's in their penultimate home game of the season. Big Al spoke about his excitement in returning to the playoffs, his success with Charlotte, and his improvement on both ends of the floor.
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7 days ago  |  Discuss

Game Thread: Charlotte Bobcats at Boston Celtic...

After that intense, emotional win against the Wizards Wednesday night where the Bobcats moved into the 6th seed, Friday night's game feels EXACTLY LIKE THIS Spoiler Please convince me that my concerns are unfounded.
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