Editor’s Note: The following recap was originally written for ESPN’s Daily Dime. As such, it has been written in as professional manner as possible, and without much in the way of crude jokes and jabs. I hope you’re OK with that.
There are few for whom the storied hardwood of Madison Square Garden has served as a more incendiary stage than Kemba Walker – UConn hero, Bronx native, bona fide Big East legend.
He just never thought he’d be playing the role of World’s Greatest Villain.
Buoyed by Walker’s 25 points, six assists, and five rebounds, the Bobcats outlasted the Knicks – and overcame their own late-game snafus – to eek out a 102-97 win Tuesday night, bringing Charlotte’s record to 2-2 and sending Knick Knation into full-blown early-season panic.
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