Start time changed for Bobcats vs. Bulls on April 16

SportSouth, a FOX Sports South Regional Network, and the Charlotte Bobcats have announced a time change for the final regular season game against the Chicago Bulls on Wednesday, April 16. Extended coverage will now start at 6:30 p.m. ET with Bobcats LIVE and the game will tip at 7:00 p.m. ET. Bobcats LIVE postgame coverage will air immediately following the game.

The game was originally scheduled for an 8:00 p.m. start.

Play-by-play man Steve Martin, color analyst Dell Curry and sideline reporter Stephanie Ready will call the action from Time Warner Cable Arena. The Bobcats have clinched a playoff berth for the second time in franchise history and currently hold the sixth spot in the Eastern Conference.

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