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Chris Douglas-Roberts hits game-winning runner to push Bobcats …

Chris Douglas-Roberts hits game-winning runner to push Bobcats past Hawks (Video)

yahoo.com ESPN.com dimemag.com Updated Apr 14 (yesterday)
After clawing their way back from a 15-point fourth-quarter deficit, the Charlotte Bobcats held a lead over the Atlanta Hawks entering the final half-minute of the fourth quarter on Monday night. Mike Budenholzer's playoff-bound Hawks found one last bit…
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  • Buzzer-Beaters, Dunks & The NBA Season’s Top 25 Plays

    Buzzer-Beaters, Dunks & The NBA Season’s Top 25 Plays

    dimemag.com Apr 14 (yesterday)
    Finally, at long last, the real season begins. But that doesn’t mean we can’t stop, look back, and appreciate the highlights and events that captivated us and stole our attention during the 2013-14 season. We’ve been treated to some great games, as rece…
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  • Jefferson powers Bobcats to win over 76ers

    Jefferson powers Bobcats to win over 76ers

    ESPN.com Apr 12 (4 days ago)
    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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  • Bobcats sit guard Walker with groin injury

    Bobcats sit guard Walker with groin injury

    ESPN.com nba.com Apr 12 (4 days ago)
    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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  • Short Corner: Cody Zeller's emergence, James Harden's explosion…

    Short Corner: Cody Zeller's emergence, James Harden's explosion and more

    CNNSI.com Apr 12 (4 days ago)
    As other rookies tire and fade, Cody Zeller is finding his groove thanks to the Bobcats' deft handling.
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  • Celts edge Bobcats to end losing streak at 9

    Celts edge Bobcats to end losing streak at 9

    ESPN.com Apr 11 (5 days ago)
    Avery Bradley scored 22 points, Phil Pressey had a career-high 13 assists and the Boston Celtics held off a late surge by the Charlotte Bobcats for a 106-103 win that snapped a nine-game losing streak on Friday night.
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  • LeBron James: Kevin Durant 'has played MVP-type basketball' and…

    LeBron James: Kevin Durant 'has played MVP-type basketball' and 'it would be great' if KD won MVP

    yahoo.com Apr 10 (6 days ago)
    Here's what I wrote the morning after LeBron James scored a career- and Miami Heat-franchise-high 61 points to beat the Charlotte Bobcats and forcefully reinsert himself in the running for the NBA's Most Valuable Player Award — a trophy James has won fo…
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  • Who’s Better: Brandon Jennings Or Kemba Walker?

    Who’s Better: Brandon Jennings Or Kemba Walker?

    dimemag.com Apr 10 (6 days ago)
    Before Shabazz Napier, there was Kemba Walker. Walker came into the league with a lot of hype and not a lot of opportunity to grow and learn from his mistakes. Playing for Charlotte meant most fans were only going to associate him with the team’s W/L re…
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  • NBA playoff picture update: Bobcats now No. 6, Grizzlies stay a…

    NBA playoff picture update: Bobcats now No. 6, Grizzlies stay alive, Pacers back on top

    yahoo.com Apr 10 (6 days ago)
    A 12-game Wednesday means plenty of moving and shaking in the race to lock up the final playoff berths and to secure positioning among those who've already clinched a spot in the dance. Let's review what went down, and try to make sense of what matters …
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  • Cats roll in OT while Wall defends trip, Wiz

    Cats roll in OT while Wall defends trip, Wiz

    ESPN.com Apr 9 (7 days ago)
    Kemba Walker made the only field goal for either team in overtime, and the Charlotte Bobcats won their fifth straight Wednesday night and moved into position for the No. 6 seed in the Eastern Conference with a 94-88 victory over the Washington Wizards.
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  • The 10-man rotation, starring the Charlotte Bobcats, saving the…

    The 10-man rotation, starring the Charlotte Bobcats, saving their best for last

    yahoo.com Apr 8
    A look around the league and the Web that covers it. It's also important to note that the rotation order and starting nods aren't always listed in order of importance. That's for you, dear reader, to figure out. C: Rufus on Fire. Ben Swanson on the some…
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  • Bobcats' McRoberts expected to return from sprained ankle

    Bobcats' McRoberts expected to return from sprained ankle

    Bobcats coach Steve Clifford says he expects starting power forward Josh McRoberts to return for Wednesday night's game against the Washington Wizards.
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  • Kemba Walker Made Michael Kidd-Gilchrist Wear A UConn Shirt

    Kemba Walker Made Michael Kidd-Gilchrist Wear A UConn Shirt

    deadspin.com Apr 8
    Walker and Kidd-Gilchrist are Bobcats teammates, but tonight they were adversaries. Michael Kidd-Gilchrist was one of Coach Cal's one-and-doners and Kemba Walker is a UConn guy. So they got together to watch the game and apparently made a friendly wager…
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  • Kyrie Irving doesn't like Josh Gordon's thoughts on 'rift' with…

    Kyrie Irving doesn't like Josh Gordon's thoughts on 'rift' with Dion Waiters that they say doesn't exist

    The Cleveland Cavaliers' paper-thin playoff hopes took a major hit this weekend, thanks to a pair of losses — one a blowout at the hands of the eighth-seeded Atlanta Hawks, the other an overtime squeaker that clinched a postseason berth for the seventh-…
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  • Jefferson, Nowitzki named Players of the Week

    Jefferson, Nowitzki named Players of the Week

    nba.com Apr 7
    The Charlotte Bobcats' Al Jefferson and the Dallas Mavericks' Dirk Nowitzki on Monday were named NBA Eastern and Western Conference Players of the Week, respectively, for games played Monday, March 31, through Sunday, April 6.
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  • Pacers' free fall continues, Bucks hit rock bottom

    Pacers' free fall continues, Bucks hit rock bottom

    CNNSI.com Apr 7
    The Pacers' free fall continues, tumbling out of the top 10 for the first time this year.
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  • The 10 Stars With The Most To Prove In The Playoffs

    The 10 Stars With The Most To Prove In The Playoffs

    dimemag.com Apr 7
    The NBA Playoffs provides a unique landscape. After 82 games are played, eight teams from each conference are pitted against each other in the NBA’s version of The Hunger Games. At the front of this battle are the stars of each respective team. Some are…
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  • Ten Before Tip: NBA news from Saturday

    Ten Before Tip: NBA news from Saturday

    nba.com Apr 5
    ? Center Brendan Haywood (left foot stress fracture), power forward Josh McRoberts (left ankle sprain), and small forward Jeffery Taylor (right Achilles tendon rupture) remain out for the Bobcats, while shooting guard C.J. Miles (left ankle sprain), roo…
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  • Video - Douglas-Roberts Beats The Buzzer To Lift Bobcats 01:08

    Douglas-Roberts Beats The Buzzer To Lift Bobcats

    Apr 14
    Al Jefferson scored 27 points and Chris Douglas-Roberts hit the game-winning buzzer-beater to lift the Bobcats over the Hawks 95-93.
  • Video - DeRozan Posterizes Singler 00:12

    DeRozan Posterizes Singler

    Apr 14
    The Raptors' DeMar DeRozan threw down a one-handed slam over the Pistons' Kyle Singler.
  • Video - Miller's Sweet Pass Tops The Night 00:43

    Miller's Sweet Pass Tops The Night

    Apr 14
    Check out the top three plays from the night in the NBA.
  • Video - Bobcats Preparing For Playoffs 03:43

    Bobcats Preparing For Playoffs

    Apr 14
    Al Jefferson talks about the Bobcats' season and what to expect in the playoffs.

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    Apr 16
    The Milwaukee Bucks will announce later Wednesday that the longtime owner Herb Kohl has reached an agreement to sell the team to Wesley Edens and Marc Lasry for a purchase price of $550 million, according to sources familiar with the transaction.
  • Daily Dime: Clippers head to playoffs with questions

    Apr 15
    The Clippers head to the playoffs looking for winning combos
  • Lamar Odom-to-New York Knicks deal imminent, sources say

    Apr 15
    Phil Jackson and the New York Knicks are progressing toward a deal to sign veteran free agent Lamar Odom before the NBA regular season ends Wednesday, according to sources briefed on the situation.
  • Damian Lillard's new adidas deal may be worth up to $100M

    Apr 14
    Portland Trail Blazers star Damian Lillard signed a contract extension with adidas on Monday that will make make him one of the highest-earning endorsers in the NBA.