Team analysis: Charlotte Bobcats

Stephen Jackson, D.J. Augustin, Gerald Wallace

Let's see if Crash and Captain Jack are still smiling once they see how Augustin fares as their starting point guard. (AP Photo/Chuck Burton)

Depth chart:

PG: D.J. Augustin, Shaun Livingston, Sherron Collins

SG: Stephen Jackson, Gerald Henderson, Matt Carroll

SF: Gerald Wallace, Eduardo Najera, Dominic McGuire

PF: Boris Diaw, Tyrus Thomas, Derrick Brown

C: Nazr Mohammed, DeSagana Diop, Kwame Brown

Relevant fantasy players and projected draft positions/per-game stats:

Gerald Wallace - F (Rd. 1-2): 17 Pts, 9.5 Reb, 2.5 Ast, 1.5 Stl, 1 Blk

Stephen Jackson - G/F (Rd. 4-5): 20 Pts, 1.5 threes, 5 Reb, 4.5 Ast, 1.5 Stl

D.J. Augustin - PG (Rd. 8-10): 12 Pts, 1 three, 4.5 Ast

Tyrus Thomas - PF (Rd. 7-9): 11 Pts, 6 Reb, 1 Stl, 1.5 Blk

Boris Diaw - F (Rd. 8-11): 10.5 Pts, 5 Reb, 4.5 Ast

Shaun Livingston - PG (Rd. 13+): 8.5 Pts, 2 Reb, 4 Ast

Sleeper:

Diop

Most likely to surprise:

Diaw

Most likely to disappoint:

Augustin

Category specialists:

  • Threes: Jackson
  • Steals: Jackson
  • Blocks: Thomas

Things to watch:

  • how Augustin fares as the starting PG
  • if Diaw and Jackson spend bringing up the ball
  • if anyone can emerge with even marginal value at C

Team’s statistical NBA ranks from 2009-10:

  • Pts: 28th
  • FGM: 29th
  • FGA: 29th
  • FG%: 22nd
  • FT%: 20th
  • 3PTM: 22nd
  • Reb: 22nd
  • Ast: 22nd
  • TO: T28th
  • Stl: 8th
  • Blk: T7th

Fantasy-friendliness for 2010-11: C+