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5 Reasons the Charlottle Bobcats Won't Shock the World with a Playoff Berth
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The Charlotte Bobcats have stunned the NBA world with their 7-8 start to the 2012-13 season after winning just seven games all of last season.

Behind the play of Kemba Walker and Michael Kidd-Gilchrist, the 'Cats are only trailing the Boston Celtics by one game for eighth place in the Eastern Conference, and talk of a possible Charlotte playoff berth has begun.

So, will they? Will the Bobcats, the NBA's biggest laughingstock a year ago, actually make the playoffs? 

No they won't. 

While the Bobcats' future appears to be much brighter than it did just a month ago, here are five reasons a trip to the playoffs this season isn't apart of it.

Note: All statistics are accurate as of Dec. 2

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