Description: The Heat have agreed to a reported four-year contract with power forward Josh McRoberts, according to ESPN's Marc Stein.
Insight: Charlotte drafted Cody Zeller fourth overall last season but then started McRoberts 78 games. McRoberts contributed 8.5 points, 4.8 rebounds, 4.3 assists, 1.3 threes, 0.7 steals and 0.6 blocks while averaging 30.3 minutes per game. He could end up starting at the four for Miami, but who his teammates will be is up in the air.
4/30/2014 9:28:00 PM
Description: Bobcats power forward Josh McRoberts underwent surgery to remove bone spurs from his left big toe on Wednesday.
Insight: McRoberts is expected to decline his option for 2014-15 after starting 78 games and averaging 30.3 minutes, 8.5 points, 4.8 rebounds, 4.3 assists and 1.3 threes this past season.
4/9/2014 11:31:00 AM
Description: Bobcats power forward Josh McRoberts is expected to play Wednesday against Washington. SOURCE: Charlotte Observer
Insight: McRoberts (8.6 ppg, 4.9 rpg) has sat out the last three games with an injured ankle. He's averaged just under ten points per game since the All-Star break.
4/5/2014 1:26:00 PM
Description: Charlotte forward Josh McRoberts suffered a sprained left ankle on Monday and will miss another game on Saturday.
Insight: He has started 73 games for Charlotte and averaged 8.6 points, 4.9 rebounds, 4.2 assists, 1.3 threes, 0.7 steals and 0.6 blocks per game. Cody Zeller should start in his place.
4/2/2014 5:37:00 PM
Description: Charlotte forward Josh McRoberts suffered a sprained left ankle Monday and will miss Wednesday's game, the team announced.
Insight: This will be his second absence of the season. He has started 73 games for Charlotte and averaged 8.6 points, 4.9 rebounds, 4.2 assists, 1.3 threes, 0.7 steals and 0.6 blocks per game. Cody Zeller will start in his place.
3/28/2014 9:52:00 PM
Description: Charlotte forward Josh McRoberts burned his former team for 24 points, seven rebounds, six assists, six threes, two blocks and one steal in 35 minutes Friday at Orlando.
Insight: McRoberts has been one of the top passing big men in the NBA all season and is averaging 4.2 assists per game. He has scored in double figures in three straight games.
2/18/2014 9:52:00 PM
Description: Charlotte forward Josh McRoberts contributed 14 points, 10 rebounds, three assists and three threes over 33 minutes Tuesday against the Pistons.
Insight: At the start of the season it seemed like McRoberts was simply keeping the starting power forward spot warm for rookie Cody Zeller, but he has started 53 games for the Bobcats and averaged 30 minutes, 8.3 points, 5.2 rebounds, 4.1 assists, 1.4 threes and 0.8 steals.
1/17/2014 9:32:00 PM
Description: Charlotte forward Josh McRoberts had 17 points, five assists, five threes, two rebounds, one block and one steal in 36 minutes Friday at Orlando.
Insight: McRoberts is averaging just 7.9 ppg this season but he's added 5.3 rebounds, 4.0 assists, 1.2 threes, 0.9 steals and 0.7 blocks per game so he has fantasy value in deep leagues.
11/15/2013 10:35:00 AM
Description: Charlotte forward Josh McRoberts should be back in uniform Friday after leaving the team for a personal absence Wednesday
Insight: McRoberts is an inconsistent option with his last game being one of his best this season - 19 points, six rebounds, seven assists.
11/13/2013 7:26:00 PM
Description: Charlotte forward Josh McRoberts won't be in action Wednesday against the Celtics. SOURCE: Rick Bonnell, Charlotte Observer
Insight: He's out for personal reasons. Backup Anthony Tolliver (3.4 ppg, 2.6 rpg) is expected to start in his place.
11/11/2013 9:50:00 PM
Description: Bobcats forward Josh McRoberts had 19 points, six rebounds, seven assists and five threes Monday against the Hawks.
Insight: McRoberts' ability to contribute in several categories, including 3-pointers, makes him intriguing, but he throws up duds far too often. He's scored in double figures three times in seven games.
11/5/2013 10:30:00 PM
Description: Bobcats forward Josh McRoberts has failed to follow up on his strong season-opening line.
Insight: McRoberts had 15 points, four rebounds, three assists, one block, one steal and three triples over 30 minutes in the first game of the season. In the last three, he has scored a total of 11 points with averages of 3.7 rebounds, 3.7 assists, 0.3 blocks, 1.7 steals and 0.3 threes over 22 minutes per game. Cody Zeller will take the starting job sooner rather than later.
10/30/2013 6:39:00 PM
Description: Bobcats forward Josh McRoberts posted a nice line in the season opener Wednesday at Houston, recording 15 points, four rebounds, three assists, one steal, one block and three threes in 30 minutes of play.
Insight: Cody Zeller eventually will take over the starting power forward job but McRoberts has it now after averaging 11.1 points, 8.7 rebounds, 3.2 assists, 1.0 steals and 0.6 blocks over his last 18 games last season.
7/6/2013 6:39:00 PM
Description: Josh McRoberts re-signed with the Bobcats for two years and $6 million. SOURCE: Marc Spears, Yahoo Sports
Insight: It's not the flashiest signing but McRoberts did have a solid last month of the season (11.9 ppg on 52.5 percent shooting and 9.3 rpg). McRoberts will battle with first-round pick Cody Zeller for minutes at power forward in 2013-14.
4/17/2013 10:55:00 PM
Description: Bobcats power forward Josh McRoberts made all six of his field goals (three treys) and 5-of-6 from the foul line for 20 points Wednesday against the Cavaliers. He added eight rebounds, two assists and one steal in 40.5 minutes.
Insight: When McRoberts came over to Charlotte from Orlando at the trade deadline, it didn't seem like a big deal for fantasy basketball owners, but the power forward averaged 11 points, 8.7 rebounds, 3.2 assists and 1.0 steals over his final 18 games of the season.
4/13/2013 9:52:00 PM
Description: Bobcats power forward Josh McRoberts came close to recording a triple-double Saturday against Milwaukee.
Insight: McRoberts collected 18 points, nine rebounds and nine assists in the victory. The former Duke standout has averaged 39.5 mpg in his last six appearances.
4/3/2013 9:54:00 PM
Description: Charlotte forward Josh McRoberts was very active on the glass Wednesday against Philadelphia
Insight: McRoberts finished the evening with a season-high 16 rebounds in 43 minutes of play. He's been filling in for Byron Mullens, who is out with a sore ankle.
3/27/2013 7:07:00 PM
Description: Bobcats forward Josh McRoberts (shoulder strain) will start Wednesday against his former team, the Orlando Magic.
Insight: McRoberts missed Sunday's game due to the injury. He's averaging 10.8 points, 9.5 rebounds, 2.5 assists, 1.7 steals and 0.7 blocks over his last six games.
3/20/2013 10:05:00 PM
Description: Bobcats forward Josh McRoberts had 12 points, 12 rebounds and three assists in 32 minutes Wednesday versus Toronto.
Insight: McRoberts has started the last six games at power forward and produced 12.2 points, 9.6 rebounds, 2.8 assists, 1.6 steals and 0.8 blocks over his last five.
4/26/2011 9:06:00 PM
Description: Josh McRoberts gave Joakim a forearm shiver which led to his ejection on Tuesday. McRoberts did not score in 10 minutes.
Insight: McRoberts must not have watched pro wrestling as a kid because it's common knowledge that if you're going to grab the chair, or illegally elbow someone, you do it while the ref isn't looking. His value had some peaks this season, but he is not on the radar in standard leagues.
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