Dr E. over at Bobcats Baseline has an excellent writeup showing how Gerald Henderson has progressed since Larry Brown was fired and replaced by Paul Silas.
Here’s a great example from the January 18th win over the Bulls. Watch the whole highlight package and note how many times Derrick Rose abuses DJ Augustin. With the Bulls down one with a chance to win at the end, Silas inserts Henderson in the game specifically to check Rose. Watch Henderson hound Rose on the last play, forcing him out into taking a fading, off-balance, 22-footer that he misses. Aren’t many people can do this to Derrick Rose:
With the trade deadline approaching, Rumors are running wild. Here are a few interesting ones that you can rattle around your head.
- Gerald Wallace to Houston via SBN
- Vince Carter (half man – half washed up) to the Bobcats
- Bobcats are looking to get away from their financial commitments to Boris Diaw and Stephen Jackson via SI.com
- Ron Artest for either Stephen Jackson or Gerald Wallace via LA Times thanks but NO thanks.
With all of the rumors that are bound to be bounced around over the next few days, be sure to stay tuned to our trade discussion board to get up to the second updates on any potential deals that may be happening in Bobcats-Land.