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Share TweetThe hapless Charlotte Bobcats won in spite of themselves tonight against the Timberwolves 89-87, needing a Kemba Walker score in the final seconds to seize a lead partially frittered away when Reggie Williams called a time out the Bobcats didn't have an…Share TweetAgainst the Panthers, the Broncos' Von Miller turned in one of the most dominant defensive performances of the season.Source: nytimes.comShare TweetJeremy Bridges figures to displace Jeff Byers at right guard, his position for two of his three seasons during his first stint with Carolina, from 2006-2008.Click to Continue »
Wolves' Pekovic, Roy, Barea out vs. BobcatsUpdated Nov 14, 2012 Share TweetBrandon Roy sat down at his locker on Wednesday night as he prepared to sit out another with a sore right knee. He was asked if he planned on suiting up for the Minnesota Timberwolves in their next game on Friday night.Source: nba.com
Panthers handle special teams coaching by committeeUpdated Nov 14, 2012 Share TweetHead coach Ron Rivera said no fewer than six other coaches, including himself, helped out with the special teams units during Wednesday?s practice.Click to Continue »Source: charlotteobserver.comShare TweetBrandon Roy sat down at his locker on Wednesday night as he prepared to sit out another with a sore right knee. He was asked if he planned on suiting up for the Minnesota Timberwolves in their next game on Friday night.Source: ESPN.comShare TweetThe Raiders brought in some veteran linebacker depth, signing Omar Gaither Wednesday. Gaither has 40 career starts, between stints with the Eagles and Panthers. He was in camp with the Texans this summer. He replaced Travis Goethel, who was placed on on…Source: profootballtalk.com
Jordan Crawford Tries To Shoot Jan Vesely's Free Throws In Hilariously Devious FashionUpdated Nov 14, 2012 Share TweetWatch the video above carefully. The first thing you should notice is the Wizards' Jan Vesely battling for post position with the Bobcats' Tyrus Thomas. In the midst of the jostling, the referee calls a foul on Thomas, sending Vesely to the line. Or rat…Source: deadspin.com
The 10 Most Interesting Story Lines Of The NBA SeasonUpdated Nov 14, 2012 Share TweetYes, we know the season is still young. There are a lot of games left to be played in what should be a great year, but still, it seems there’ll be a surprise for us waiting around every corner. This season has already given us some unexpected gut-puncheSource: dimemag.com
Accorsi will have huge impact on future of Panthers, NewtonUpdated Nov 14, 2012 Share TweetAs Gantt pointed out several days ago, the Panthers have hired former Giants G.M. Ernie Accorsi to help find the franchise’s next General Manager. The decision that Accorsi makes will resonate through the organization, both now and in the future. Some tSource: profootballtalk.com
Countdown Daily Prediction: Buccaneers-PanthersNov 14The NFL Live crew makes their picks for Tampa Bay at Carolina
Inside the Huddle: QBs, LBs and PuntersNov 14John Clayton analyzes some fascinating statistics regarding high-flying QB passing records, a linebacker named Von Miller, Flacco's road record, and two punters who are booming the ball deep.
Countdown Daily AccuScore: TB-CARNov 14Prim Siripipat goes inside the numbers for the Buccaneers-Panthers
Walker, Bobcats Win Third StraightNov 14Kemba Walker's shot at the buzzer lifts Bobcats to the 89-87 win over Timberwolves.
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Clayton mailbag: Backup QBs under microscopeNov 14With four starters being injured in Week 10, the state of the NFL's backup quarterback situation is about to come into focus, writes John Clayton.