News from FOX 8/WGHP FOX 8 Sports on P.J. Hairston, former NBA and Tar Heel player, facing assault on a female charge in Guilford County

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From WGHP FOX 8 Sports on P.J. Hairston, formerly of Dudley High School, in Greensboro, N.C.: CLICK HERE for WGHP FOX 8 Sports and more on P.J./Samuel Hairston….. HIGH POINT, N.C. — A warrant has been issued for P.J. Hairston, the former NBA and North Carolina Tar Heel basketball player. Three misdemeanor charges were filed …Read the Rest…

Where are they Now? P.J. Hairston(Dudley HS/UNC) with Rio Grande Valley Vipers(Houston Rockets) NBA D-League

Posted by Andy Durham on November 7, 2016 at 10:25 am under College, High School, Professional | Comments are off for this article

P.J. Hairston, former Dudley Panther and North Carolina Tar Heel, is still with the NBA and now he is on the roster and working for the Houston Rockets D-League team, the Rio Grande Valley Vipers…..Info on P.J. as he gets set to play in the NBA for the Houston Rockets and the Rio Grande Valley …Read the Rest…


Not a bad start for P.J. Hairston(Dudley HS/UNC) with the Memphis Grizzlies on Wednesday night

Posted by Andy Durham on February 25, 2016 at 12:19 pm under College, High School, Professional | Comments are off for this article

Not a bad start at all for P.J. Hairston(Dudley HS/UNC) on Wednesday night, as the Greensboro, N.C. native had 17 points in 23 minutes in a start for the Memphis Grizzlies….The Grizzlies topped the LA Lakers 1281-119 and P.J. went 5-9 shooting from the field, 4-7 on his three’s and 3-4 at the free throw …Read the Rest…

P.J. Hairston(Dudley HS) helps lead the Charlotte Hornets to victory over New York Knicks on Saturday night:P.J. with 20 pts./10 boards

Posted by Andy Durham on January 24, 2016 at 3:16 pm under College, High School, Professional | Comments are off for this article

P.J. Hairston(Dudley HS/UNC) had one of his best overall NBA outings on Saturday night with 20 points and 10 rebounds for the Charlotte Hornets, in the ‘Bugs’ victory over the New York Knicks, 97-84.. A very good game for P.J. and Hairston’s Hornets with 20/10 plus he held the Knicks’ Carmelo Anthony to 10 points …Read the Rest…

P.J. Hairston cited for more/new driving violations

Posted by Andy Durham on July 8, 2015 at 3:26 pm under College, High School, Professional | 5 Comments to Read

Driving with a revoked license, speeding, driving left of center and driving on expired tags…. from the Charlotte Observer at www.charlotteobserver.com: P.J. Hairston is facing legal trouble. The Charlotte Hornets’ guard was cited around noon on June 18 for driving with a revoked license, speeding, driving left of center and driving on expired tags. According …Read the Rest…


P.J. Hairston(Dudley HS/UNC) gets hit with $5,000 fine for flop(With video)

Posted by Andy Durham on January 15, 2015 at 4:56 pm under College, High School, Professional, Video | Comments are off for this article

It happened in last night’s Charlotte Hornets-San Antonio Spurs game which snapped the Hornets’ five-game winning streak and you can read all about the flop when you CLICK HERE….. P.J. had 11 points for the Hornets last night and he had very strong second half according to his coach Steve Clifford….. from the Charlotte Observer: …Read the Rest…

P.J. Hairston(Dudley HS/UNC) with first career double-double on Monday night as Charlotte Hornets top Denver Nuggets for third straight win

Posted by Andy Durham on December 23, 2014 at 10:37 am under College, High School, Professional | Comments are off for this article

Charlotte Hornets win third straight game behind rookie from Greensboro, N.C.: Rookie P.J. Hairston(Dudley HS/UNC) recorded his first career double-double for the Charlotte Hornets on Monday night, with 10 points and 10 rebounds.….Point guard Kemba Walker added 18 points and 9 assists, while big center Al Jefferson poured in 22 big points for the Hornets… …Read the Rest…

P.J. Hairston’s(Dudley HS) court case will be continued until September 12

Posted by Andy Durham on August 8, 2014 at 2:14 pm under College, High School | Comments are off for this article

New Charlotte Hornet and former Dudley Panther/UNC Tar Heel P.J. Hairston saw his court case continued today and the next time the case is due to heard will be September 12 in Durham…. Hairston is accused of hitting a high school kid in the head, during a pick-up basketball game at a YMCA in Durham, …Read the Rest…

P.J. Hairston looks to be the out-of-control ‘Star Athlete’, there have been others too…..Jameis Winston(Florida State) had his run-ins with authorities and moved on(We hope)

Posted by Andy Durham on July 14, 2014 at 6:59 pm under College, Professional | 2 Comments to Read

Hairston and Winston a time to look at both cases….. When the bad choices hit we usually see the darkest cloud of all, but there have been other storms that have blown through the ACC area in recent years and when they hit one place, the storms usually leave that region and pop up in …Read the Rest…

P.J. Hairston(Dudley HS) and Charlotte Hornets much better in Game Two at NBA Summer League

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P.J. Hairston(Dudley High School) had 22 points and Noah Vonleh had 18 rebounds and the Charlotte Hornets’ rookies played much better in their second game in the NBA Summer League, in Las Vegas… The Hornets still lost, 72-65, but they did look better on Sunday, than they did back on Friday night… Vonleh and Hairston …Read the Rest…

It just keeps on getting crazier:NFL’s Gordon driving PJ Hairston’s car at time of Saturday arrest(WRAL SportsFan.com)

Posted by Andy Durham on July 7, 2014 at 1:01 pm under College, High School, Professional | 7 Comments to Read

If you were trying to write some of the craziest scripts of all time, you couldn’t come up anything for sports that could top all of this with P.J. Hairston(Dudley HS)….This has to take the cake and be the award-winner for getting all-time crazy and it doesn’t seem to want to stop/end…. from www.wralsportsfan.com: NFL’s …Read the Rest…


From Twitter:P.J. Hairston altercation/fight at Durham YMCA

Posted by Andy Durham on July 6, 2014 at 10:56 pm under College, High School, Professional | 7 Comments to Read

*****CLICK HERE and you will see a knot upside the Barkley kid’s head….***** Update from WFMY NEWS 2.com…..Monday morning, P.J. Hairston was issued a misdemeanor criminal summons for assault and battery, WRAL-TV is reporting. According to the documents, Hairston must appear in front of a magistrate on August 8 to face those charges. Kentrell Barkley, …Read the Rest…

NBA Draft Night with P.J. Hairston(Dudley HS) drafted by Miami but looks to be headed to Charlotte Hornets

Posted by Andy Durham on June 26, 2014 at 10:59 pm under College, High School, Professional | Comments are off for this article

Hairston is now a Hornet after the swap was completed…. Charlotte Hornets take Shabazz Napier out of UConn with the #24 pick and then the Hornets trade him to the Miami Heat for the Heat’s #26 pick and then the Heat select P.J Hairston from Greensboro’s Dudley High School…Looks like Hairston is headed to the …Read the Rest…

Will the Charlotte Hornets select P.J. Hairston(Dudley HS) tonight?:Most feel P.J.’s biggest challenge is his past

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Very good Draft Day read here from Jonathan Jones of the Charlotte Observer, with words coming from P.J. Hairston, his mom, his stepdad, Derrick Partee(Dudley/Smith HS), David Price(Dudley HS), plus background from UNC, the Dudley Gym, Page HS, Boss Hoggs on Bessemer Avenue, and much more….This is a read that I would highly recommend and …Read the Rest…

P.J. Hairston’s team wins in his pro debut and #’s look good with 22 points

Posted by Andy Durham on January 18, 2014 at 11:13 pm under Professional | Comments are off for this article

P.J. Hairston had a very good pro debut tonight, as he got into his first game with his new team, the Texas Legends of the NBA’s D-League, as the Legends defeated the Austin, Texas Toros, 109-99…. Hairston connected for 22 points on 9-16 shooting from the field, plus he was 4-9 from 3-point range and …Read the Rest…

Greensboro’s P.J. Hairston joins NBA’s Developmental League with the Texas Legends

Posted by Andy Durham on January 14, 2014 at 5:24 pm under College, High School | Read the First Comment

P.J. Hairston joined the National Basketball Association’s D-League today….. from www.espn.com: Former North Carolina swingman P.J. Hairston(Dudley HS/UNC) will resume his basketball career in the NBA D-League with the Texas Legends. The Legends, who held the No. 1 turn in the D-League’s player selection process, used it Tuesday to select Hairston… “I’m extremely grateful that …Read the Rest…

P.J. Hairston(Dudley/UNC) can play in the NBA’s D-League if he so chooses

Posted by Andy Durham on December 26, 2013 at 12:19 pm under College, High School, Professional | Read the First Comment

P.J Hairston can play in the NBA’s Developmental League/D-League this season if he so chooses…The league says that they will take players age 18 years and older that have been ruled ineligible to play college basketball, so P.J. qualifies and we will have to wait and see what he decides to do…. This does give …Read the Rest…


‘The Ballad of P.J. Hairston’

Posted by Andy Durham on December 22, 2013 at 2:19 pm under College | 21 Comments to Read

Was working on ‘The Ballad of P.J. Hairston’ this morning, before I headed out to church…Goes along like the ‘Ballad of Jed Clampett’, theme song from the Beverly Hillbillies… Come and listen to my story about a kid named Sam, changed his name to P.J. and got caught up in a scam… You see one …Read the Rest…

P.J.Hairston Gone:If you are P.J., what do you do now and what can you do now?? Where does the kid from Greensboro end up at next???

Posted by Don Moore on December 20, 2013 at 1:18 pm under College | 20 Comments to Read

Breaking: UNC-CH will not ask the NCAA to reinstate P.J. Hairston. More details to come. from Greg Barnes at www.insidecarolina.com: CHAPEL HILL, N.C. – P.J. Hairston’s fate was sealed nearly two months ago when North Carolina and the NCAA discovered alleged inconsistencies in his statements, according to sources close to the situation. CLICK HERE to …Read the Rest…

P.J. Hairston(UNC) situation with the NCAA should be cleared up by Saturday

Posted by Andy Durham on December 19, 2013 at 10:24 am under College | Comments are off for this article

Statement from North Carolina Athletic Director Bubba Cunningham on Wednesday: “The University of North Carolina is working with P.J. Hairston and his family to settle a few unresolved issues that remain. We expect to have this matter resolved at the end of the week,” CLICK HERE to read all on this from Mark Thompson at …Read the Rest…