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Charlotte Bobcats poised to be worst of the worst

Charlotte Bobcats poised to be worst of the worst

It's always interesting when a team reaches a new, uncharted level of awfulness. And in the NBA this year, that team is the forlorn Charlotte Bobcats.

Monday night, in a desultory 28-point loss to the Washington Wizards, the 7-57 Bobbies inched closer to an epic level of futility.

If they lose their final two games -- at Orlando Wednesday, home the next night against the Knicks -- they'll end up with the worst winning percentage in league history.

(In case you're wondering, the atrocious 1972-1973 Philadelphia 76ers finished 9-73 with a .110 winning percentage.)

This is how bad things are for the Bobbies: they make the 18-46 Wizards look like the Showtime...

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