2009-2010 brings hope and possibilities for the Charlotte Bobcats and their fans.
Could this be the year that the Bobcats make their first ever playoff appearance? Who will win the Tyson Chandler, Emeka Okafor trade? Which local product will return a hometown hero?
Here's a look ahead at 10 of the most intriguing dates on the Charlotte Bobcats' upcoming 2009-2010 scedule that may help determine all of the above.