Al Jefferson PF/C CHA 20 Hrs

Al Jefferson had 10 points, 18 rebounds, a steal and two blocks in Wednesday's overtime win against the Bulls.

They were hoping for a Wizards loss, but it looks like they're going to beat Boston. The Bobcats are set to face the Heat in Round 1 and they'll have their hands full with Jefferson. Chris Douglas-Roberts had 13 and Gerald Henderson had 11, as the Bobcats got some great playoff-like experience tonight. Jefferson suffered a left knee contusion tonight, but returned to play through it, and it will likely take a lot more than that to keep him off the court against Miami.

Al Jefferson PF/C CHA 22 Hrs

Al Jefferson went to the locker room against the Bulls on Wednesday due to a left leg injury.

It's unclear what happened and it looked like he pulled a muscle. The team doctor had to go to the locker room to check on him, so he's almost certainly done for the night. Jefferson did walk back to the locker room under his own power. This would be devastating for the Bobcats if something is wrong. Stay tuned.

Al Jefferson PF/C CHA 6 Days

Al Jefferson was up to his old tricks on Friday with 32 points, 10 boards, four assists, one steal and three turnovers vs. the Celtics.

A 30-10 isn't even fun for Jefferson anymore. He is a 2-point field goal monster and ranks fifth in the NBA for makes from than range on the season despite playing in just 70 games. Jefferson's offensive game is among the elite and he's a big reason why the Bobcats will have a playoff game in a week.

Al Jefferson PF/C CHA 17 Days

Al Jefferson double-doubled during Monday's 100-94 win over the Wizards with 19 points, 11 boards and two blocks in 40 minutes.

He went to the locker room to get seven stitches above his eye, but didn't miss much time. Jefferson and the Bobcats are playing great ball right now and hold the seven seed in the Eastern Conference, which makes them a tough matchup for the Pacers who currently hold the second seed. As for Jefferson, he's had a wonderful season in his first year on Charlotte.

Al Jefferson PF/C CHA 17 Days

Al Jefferson went to the locker room during the first quarter of Monday's game vs. the Wizards.

Al Jefferson PF/C CHA 21 Days

Al Jefferson recent strong play is even leaving his opponents in awe.

Following Jefferson's 35 point, 15 board outburst during Wednesday's overtime win over the Nets, opponents heaped praise upon the big man. "No one on the planet can guard him," said Brooklyn forward Paul Pierce. "We tried to double him. Single, triple - there's nothing we could have done with him tonight. He was in that type of zone, and that's the way he's been playing." Big Al has stepped up his game as of late and is averaging 23.4 points, 11.0 boards, 3.0 assists, and 0.6 blocks over his past five games, so his fantasy owners should be joining his opponents in marveling over his recent play.

Al Jefferson PF/C CHA 22 Days

Al Jefferson hit 15-of-27 shots for 35 points, 15 rebounds and zero blocks in Wednesday's overtime win.

He abused Mason Plumlee tonight and Plumlee didn't have much to offer on either end of the court tonight, although a block or two would have been nice from Jefferson. He's in line to get some MVP votes, as he's been a beast ever since he became fully healthy a month into the season. The Bobcats have won 10 of their last 12 games at home and currently sit as the No. 7 seed in the East.

Al Jefferson PF/C CHA 26 Days

Al Jeffereson dominated in the paint against the Blazers on Saturday with 28 points, seven boards, six assists, one steal and one block in 29 minutes.

The Bobcats put up 54 points in the paint and Big Al put on a clinic against Robin Lopez. He's quickly become the master of the 2-point field goal and scoring at a 25-point-per-game clip since the break while only making 2.4 free throws per game. Jefferson is a beast.

Al Jefferson PF/C CHA 1 Month

Al Jefferson scored 20 points with seven boards, two assists, two blocks and two steals in 37 minutes during Sunday's 101-92 win over the Bucks.

He shot 10-of-17 from the field and his production on 2-pointers is out of this world. Since the All-Star break, Jefferson has 162 makes from inside the arc in his 14 games which is leads the NBA -- Carmelo Anthony has 121 in his 15 games. Jefferson is absolutely rolling right now and scored at least 20 points in nine of his last 10 games.

Al Jefferson PF/C CHA 1 Month

Al Jefferson was up to his usual tricks against the Wolves on Friday during a 105-93 win, scoring 25 points with 16 boards, one assist and one block in 38 minutes.

A 25 and 16 line is usually exciting news for most players, but not for Big Al. In his previous seven games this month, Jefferson averaged 27.7 points, 10.1 boards, 2.1 assists, 1.0 blocks and 1.1 steals on 61.5 percent from the field. He's carrying a lot of his fantasy owners right now.