Bobcats Announce 2011-12 Preseason Schedule
August 18, 2011
The Charlotte Bobcats released their 2011-12 preseason schedule today that includes a neutral site contest in Raleigh, N.C. versus the Eastern Conference Champion Miami Heat on Wednesday, Oct. 19 and a home matchup with the defending NBA Champion Dallas Mavericks on Thursday, Oct. 20. The NBA’s 114-game preseason schedule runs from Sunday, Oct. 9 through Friday, Oct. 28.
The Bobcats eight-game preseason slate opens with three consecutive road games beginning on Monday, Oct. 10, at the Chicago Bulls, followed by a Tuesday, Oct. 11 matchup against the Memphis Grizzlies. The Bobcats will face the Oklahoma City Thunder on Friday, Oct. 14 to round out the first week of competition.
The remaining schedule includes games against the Detroit Pistons on Sunday, Oct. 23, the Bulls on Oct. 25 and the Grizzlies on Thursday, Oct. 27.
|Oct. 10||at Chicago Bulls||8:00 pm|
|Oct. 11||at Memphis Grizzlies||8:00 pm|
|Oct. 14||at Oklahoma City Thunder||8:00 pm|
|Oct. 19||vs. Miami Heat||7:00 pm (RBC Center, Raleigh, N.C.)|
|Oct. 20||vs. Dallas Mavericks||7:00 pm|
|Oct. 23||at Detroit Pistons||6:00 pm|
|Oct. 25||vs. Chicago Bulls||7:00 pm|
|Oct. 27||vs. Memphis Grizzlies||10:30 am|
Season tickets are available by calling (704) BOBCATS. In addition to full season tickets, the “Pick 20” partial plan that allows buyers to purchase Opening Night and 19 more of their choosing is now available. Marquee matchups with the Lakers, Heat, Mavericks, Celtics and Bulls can be selected as part of that plan. Season ticket options include the Buy 2 Get 2 plan, which features four seats for the price of two starting at $6.25 per ticket.