No. 28: Charlotte Bobcats

Originally Published: June 11, 2009
By John Hollinger | ESPN.com

BobcatsNoah Graham/NBAE/Getty ImagesA lack of topline talent has doomed the Bobcats to lottery status in their short existence.

Charlotte ranks 28th in our franchise ratings, as the league's newest team has yet to make the postseason in its five campaigns after replacing the departed Hornets as the Queen City's NBA entry.

The Bobcats haven't had an All-Star; in fact they haven't even come close. Their only award winner of any kind was Emeka Okafor, who won rookie of the year in 2005 over Dwight Howard in one of the shakier award votes in recent history.

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