Pivot Points: Stephen Jackson Offers More of the Same for Bobcats

November 17th, 2009 by Hadarii Jones Leave a reply »
Forgive me if I'm not impressed, but as a Charlotte native I've seen this played out before, in fact it involved the very same team as last time.

Much ado about nothing has been made over the trade that took place between the Charlotte Bobcats and Golden State Warriors that sent Stephen Jackson to the Queen City in exchange for Raja Bell.

Acie Law and Vladamir Radmonivich were also included in the deal but what it boils down to are the principle players, Jackson and Bell; and I must say that at the end of the day it won't help either team.

In fact, for Charlotte residents it must feel like deja vu considering that Jackson is only the latest player from the Warriors that was supposed to be the piece the Bobcats needed to propel them to their first ever playoffs.

A few years ago Charlotte made a trade for Jason Richardson and Bobcat fans rejoiced. Richardson was the offensive threat that Charlotte lacked, a player able to get his own shot plus he was the deep threat that they sorely needed.

Sound familiar? It should because that's exactly how Jackson is being received now and to be honest he may be a worst deal than the Ri ...

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