1. Charlotte Bobcats: 10 Realistic Expectations for 2012-13

    It's hard not to get excited about this time of year if you're a basketball fan. Last season we were denied a normal basketball schedule, and all of the news coming out of the NBA was bogged down by the lockout...

    Conner Boyd Written by Conner Boyd about 2 years ago 3,903 reads 26 comments

  2. Very Early 2013 Free-Agent Targets for Miami Heat

    The Miami Heat are a pretty good team. That's what happens when you put three of the best basketball players of this current generation onto the court at once, and they develop some charisma...

    Conner Boyd Written by Conner Boyd about 2 years ago 9,111 reads 31 comments

  3. Carolina Panthers: Extending Jonathan Stewart Was Vital Move by the Panthers

    Not too long ago, I wrote that the Panthers would have the best backfield in football this season . With or without this extension, this would have remained true, but this extension ...

    Conner Boyd Written by Conner Boyd about 2 years ago 1,049 reads 5 comments

  4. Charlotte Bobcats: 5 Reasons Michael Jordan Just Had His Best Summer as Owner

    Well, it's been a busy week for basketball. Fans are being treated to the Summer Olympics, getting to watch the best of the NBA take on each other on a different, global stage...

    Conner Boyd Written by Conner Boyd about 2 years ago 13,892 reads 66 comments

  5. Is Mike Fiers' Curveball the Best Pitch in the Milwaukee Brewers Rotation?

    This article isn't going to be long, and it isn't going to be too in depth. I've written about Mike Fiers a couple of times over the past couple of weeks, and to sum up the way I feel about him: the bee's knees...

    Conner Boyd Written by Conner Boyd about 2 years ago 630 reads 0 comments

  6. NBA Power Ranking: Top 7 NBA Power Forwards by Legacy They'll Leave Behind

    First of all, let's get a few things straight about this list. This is not a list of the best power forwards in the game. This is not a list predicting who will be the best power forward in 2012...

    Conner Boyd Written by Conner Boyd about 2 years ago 14,549 reads 2 comments

  7. Ranking the NBA Southeast Division: Win/Loss Predictions for Every Team

    This article might seem silly: The Miami Heat are the defending champs and only got better this offseason, while the rest of the division seems to be rebuilding...

    Conner Boyd Written by Conner Boyd about 2 years ago 400 reads 2 comments

  8. Charlotte Bobcats: Creating Winning Culture Is Going to Be a Mutli-Year Process

    There is an air of optimism in the Charlotte area. The new banking center of the United States, and one of the fastest growing metropolitan areas in the country, is getting stronger...

    Conner Boyd Written by Conner Boyd about 2 years ago 3,095 reads 22 comments

  9. Charlotte Bobcats: Best- and Worst-Case Scenarios for Each Player

    It's been a busy offseason for the Charlotte Bobcats , and thank God for that. The Bobcats added some legitimate talent, cut loose some dead weight and have improved on essentially every level...

    Conner Boyd Written by Conner Boyd about 2 years ago 3,167 reads 17 comments

  10. Milwaukee Brewers: Why Zack Greinke Wasn't a Necessary Piece for This Rotation

    I'll come out and say it, I love Zack Greinke. I have a Greinke jersey, I saw Greinke's Brewers debut against the Braves in 2011 in person and I wanted nothing more than for him to stay in Milwaukee...

    Conner Boyd Written by Conner Boyd about 2 years ago 1,660 reads 20 comments

  11. Charlotte Bobcats: Breaking Down How the Bobcats Make Playoffs Next Season

    Well, there's no point in mincing words. This is a tough task. To go from being the worst team in the history of the NBA to being one of the eight best teams in an altogether improved Eastern Conference is highly unlikely...

    Conner Boyd Written by Conner Boyd about 2 years ago 3,646 reads 35 comments

  12. NBA Offseason: Grading Every Backcourt as They Stand Now

    With NBA Summer League officially behind us, and now that we have all gotten a good look at the young guys that will be gracing the hardwood for this upcoming NBA season, it's time to take a look at how every NBA backcourt stacks up...

    Conner Boyd Written by Conner Boyd about 2 years ago 14,940 reads 157 comments

  13. Predicting Charlotte Bobcats' Two-Deep at Every Position

    With the NBA just releasing the season schedule for every team, I thought it was about time to take a look at my prediction for the "two-deeps" at every position on the court...

    Conner Boyd Written by Conner Boyd about 2 years ago 3,522 reads 28 comments

  14. Charlotte Bobcats: Three Fringe Players Who May Make Regular Season Roster

    The Charlotte Bobcats are doing OK for themselves this offseason. And I say that with the knowledge that they will still probably be one of, if not the league's worst team again this season...

    Conner Boyd Written by Conner Boyd about 2 years ago 2,522 reads 4 comments

  15. Charlotte Bobcats: Should Gerald Henderson or Ben Gordon Start at SG?

    The Charlotte Bobcats have a bit of decision-making to do, and it's not the bad kind. It's not the type of decision they were making last year—whether to start a bad player ...

    Conner Boyd Written by Conner Boyd about over 2 years ago 2,827 reads 26 comments

  16. Ramon Sessions: Fans and Writers Setting a Double Standard for NBA Free Agents

    My, how things have changed for the Charlotte Bobcats . Their roster got a massive overhaul, bringing in a new backcourt with Ramon Sessions and Ben Gordon...

    Conner Boyd Written by Conner Boyd about over 2 years ago 3,390 reads 21 comments

  17. Charlotte Bobcats: Breaking Down the Byron Mullens Show Against Minnesota

    Through three games, the Charlotte Bobcats are undefeated. 3-0. That's nearly half of their win total from last season, and two of those games are without second overall pick and star-to-be Michael Kidd-Gilchrist...

    Conner Boyd Written by Conner Boyd about over 2 years ago 2,693 reads 14 comments

  18. Charlotte Bobcats: First NBA Summer League Game Extremely Encouraging

    I can't believe what I'm about to say... After Friday night, I am actually proud to be a Charlotte Bobcats fan. Seriously proud. Proud to the point where I am almost giddy with excitement at what I just watched...

    Conner Boyd Written by Conner Boyd about over 2 years ago 3,634 reads 32 comments

  19. Charlotte Bobcats Decide to Take Ramon Sessions over D.J. Augustin: Good or Bad?

    I'm going to be frank here, I've never been a huge fan of D.J. Augustin. As a lottery pick, Augustin was pegged as the point guard of the future in Charlotte, the team attempted to ...

    Conner Boyd Written by Conner Boyd about over 2 years ago 3,558 reads 8 comments

  20. Charlotte Bobcats: Should Charlotte Amnesty or Give Tyrus Thomas One More Shot?

    I'm just going to come out and say it, I am not a big fan of Tyrus Thomas , and I have no reason to be. He has done nothing for the Charlotte Bobcats except weigh them down with his poor attitude and his outrageously expensive contract...

    Conner Boyd Written by Conner Boyd about over 2 years ago 519 reads 22 comments

  21. Charlotte Bobcats: The Battle to Start at Small Forward Between MKG and Taylor

    This is going to sound completely ridiculous, and maybe it is. But will there be a competition between Michael Kidd-Gilchrist and Jeffery Taylor in the offseason/preseason between ...

    Conner Boyd Written by Conner Boyd about over 2 years ago 258 reads 17 comments

  22. NBA Draft 2012: Predicting Each First-Rounder's Rookie Statistics

    Preface: This is not science . I have no formula for what I'm about to present to you. What I do have is countless hours of scouting each of these players, knowing what they bring ...

    Conner Boyd Written by Conner Boyd about over 2 years ago 88 reads 10 comments

  23. Charlotte Bobcats: How Long Until Charlotte Can Contend for the Playoffs?

    Optimism seems to be springing forth in the the world of Charlotte Bobcats ' basketball. After a great draft in which they selected two very good small forwards in Michael Kidd-Gilchrist ...

    Conner Boyd Written by Conner Boyd about over 2 years ago 2,514 reads 24 comments

  24. Can North Carolina Be the Next Big Mecca of Professional Sports?

    There are three professional teams in North Carolina (not including minor league affiliates). The Carolina Panthers and the Charlotte Bobcats both call Charlotte home, and the Carolina Hurricanes are a short ride up to mid-state in Raleigh...

    Conner Boyd Written by Conner Boyd about over 2 years ago 2,126 reads 22 comments

  25. Milwaukee Brewers: How Has Michael Fiers Gotten Here and Succeeded so Far?

    Before last year, few people had heard of him. Even me, a die-hard Brewers fan, had only a cursory knowledge that he was just some over-aged prospect in the minors who probably would never get out...

    Conner Boyd Written by Conner Boyd about over 2 years ago 1,582 reads 4 comments