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

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

P.J. Hairston(Dudley HS/UNC) leaving Hornets:Charlotte gets Lee and P.J. on the way to Memphis Grizzlies

The Charlotte Hornets have acquired shooting guard Courtney Lee from the Memphis Grizzlies and former Dudley Panther and UNC Tar Heel PJ Hairston will be on his way to Memphis…The story/post/article says PJ has been discarded and you hate the way that sounds, but Hairston is headed to Memphis and leaving Charlotte and the Carolinas… Continue reading P.J. Hairston(Dudley HS/UNC) leaving Hornets:Charlotte gets Lee and P.J. on the way to Memphis Grizzlies

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

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… Continue reading 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

Big days for Sam Hunt(Dudley HS/N.C. A&T) and Kemba Walker(Charlotte Hornets):Sam with 34 points and Walker nails 52

Dudley High School-grad Sam Hunt with 34 points for the N.C. A&T Aggies today, but the Aggies fell 75-68 to the Spartans from Norfolk State, while in Charlotte, Kemba Walker went for a Charlotte Hornets’ franchise-record 52 points, as Charlotte topped Quinn Snyder’s Utah Jazz in Double Overtime, 124-119… Kemba Walker broke the record by… Continue reading Big days for Sam Hunt(Dudley HS/N.C. A&T) and Kemba Walker(Charlotte Hornets):Sam with 34 points and Walker nails 52

Bryson Gordon’s Top Ten Candidates for the 2015-2016 NBA MVP Award and the Oklahoma City Thunder will win the NBA Title

from Bryson Gordon with GreensboroSports.com by way of GTCC/VCS: Top 10 2015-2016 NBA early MVP candidates 10. Marc Gasol, Memphis Grizzlies, Center Hard to think of a big man winning MVP in the NBA today, where the game is long gone from its big man roots. In a guard heavy league it would be a… Continue reading Bryson Gordon’s Top Ten Candidates for the 2015-2016 NBA MVP Award and the Oklahoma City Thunder will win the NBA Title

Darryl Dawkins dead at age 58:”Chocolate Thunder” will roar no more and he will be missed by all that knew and loved his game

Sure do remember Darryl Dawkins well coming into the NBA at age 18, right out of high school and getting right in the there with the Philadelphia 76er’s and he had quite a career…Dawkins and Bill Willoughby both came into the league at the same time at 18 and that would have been 40 years… Continue reading Darryl Dawkins dead at age 58:”Chocolate Thunder” will roar no more and he will be missed by all that knew and loved his game

NBA Finals begin tonight:Need to stop Stephen Curry and Golden State(Freddy Johnson and GDS can tell you how to do it)

Final from the NCISAA 2006 3-A Men’s Basketball Championship Game at Greensboro Day School: Greensboro Day School 61, Charlotte Christian and Stephen Curry 53…. Greensboro Day defeated the NBA MVP(Stephen Curry) on that day and did it with some room to spare, 8 points….. Curry is in the finals again, this time with his NBA… Continue reading NBA Finals begin tonight:Need to stop Stephen Curry and Golden State(Freddy Johnson and GDS can tell you how to do it)

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

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

PJ Hairston(Dudley HS/UNC) finally drops DNP tag and gets in the game for Charlotte Hornets, but Pelicans make it three straight losses for Bugs/Buzz

NBA Pro Debut for P.J. Hairston comes in New Orleans….. *****Miami Heat(3-1) at Charlotte Hornets(1-3) tonight/Wednesday at 7pm.***** The early season Buzz has died down about the Charlotte Hornets, since after an opening-night win over the Bucks, the Bugs have gone on to lose three straight games, with the latest being a 100-91 defeat to… Continue reading PJ Hairston(Dudley HS/UNC) finally drops DNP tag and gets in the game for Charlotte Hornets, but Pelicans make it three straight losses for Bugs/Buzz

Rodney Westmoreland group headed down to Charlotte to watch P.J. Hairston and the Hornets take on the Bucks(Hornets win 108-106 in OT)

Hornets-Bucks ready to get started and P.J. Hairston(Dudley HS/UNC) will make his NBA debut tonight and we have several people from Greensboro headed down to “The Hive” for the big game, as the Hornets are back and their big night is also Hairston’s big night too and the Rodney Westmoreland group/crew has made their way… Continue reading Rodney Westmoreland group headed down to Charlotte to watch P.J. Hairston and the Hornets take on the Bucks(Hornets win 108-106 in OT)

A “Basketball Brother” that was so true:’Bad Boy’ Marvin Barnes dead at age 62

This is like losing one of your best friends here….He played the game the way it was supposed to be played….Super-aggressive….Not too many people out there could rebound like this man could….You had to call him a man, but you could call him a “Bad Boy’ too, cause Marvin Barnes was very tough and he… Continue reading A “Basketball Brother” that was so true:’Bad Boy’ Marvin Barnes dead at age 62

Will LeBron James get the Cleveland Cavaliers to the NBA Finals?

Any thoughts on this one??? Do you think when you put LeBron back in Cleveland along with players such as Kyrie Irving, Andrew Wiggins, possibly Kevin Love and more, that the Cleveland Cavaliers can make it to the NBA Finals? Not really talking about taking a title, just getting there, to the finals, would be… Continue reading Will LeBron James get the Cleveland Cavaliers to the NBA Finals?

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

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

Miami Heat streak ends at 27 games:Greensboro’s Jim McMillian and his L.A. Lakers still have the record

Greensboro’s Jim McMillian and his L.A. Lakers still have the record *****LeBron James and the Miami Heat’ winning streak came to halt at 27 games last night in Chicago, as the Bulls bested/beat the Heat 101-97*****…. The Heat will have to settle for the second-longest winning streak in the history of North American sports and… Continue reading Miami Heat streak ends at 27 games:Greensboro’s Jim McMillian and his L.A. Lakers still have the record

Miami Heat coach Erik Spoelstra seems to have found his soul-mate and life is good for this NBA Champ

The coach of the Miami Heat has an NBA Championship ring and his team has a current 18-game winning streak, but he may be looking for a wedding ring and getting ready for the marriage streak….Erik Spoelstra has done OK for himself, on and off the court and you can see why when you take… Continue reading Miami Heat coach Erik Spoelstra seems to have found his soul-mate and life is good for this NBA Champ

Charlotte Bobcats jump to (5-4) with win tonight over Milwaukee Bucks

Charlotte Bobcats 102, Milwaukee Bucks 98….. Bobcats(5-4) Final from Charlotte tonight where Ramon Sessions scored 23 points and hit crucial free throws down the stretch to lift the Bobcats over the Bucks…Sessions posted nine points in that key 4th quarter and he was helped by Kemba Walker and Byron Mullens, who finished with 19 points… Continue reading Charlotte Bobcats jump to (5-4) with win tonight over Milwaukee Bucks

How ’bout them Bobcats!

Charlotte Bobcats 101 Dallas Mavericks 97 (OT) *****Win #2 on the year already for the Bobcats and they beat a one-year removed NBA Champion in the Mavericks and more now to the Bobcats….*****

David Thompson(N.C. State) collectible items headed to the auction block

Jerseys, rings, basketballs, trophies and other items all worn or used/signed by David Thompson(Crest HS/N.C. State/Denver/Etc.) will be hitting the auction market in mid-November and you might want to take a look at this list of items, that will be coming available for purchase…. Quite a list and DT is letting them go and he… Continue reading David Thompson(N.C. State) collectible items headed to the auction block

The sports world loses another Legend:Jim Durham, NBA play-by-play voice on ESPN Radio dead at age 65

Just heard Jim Durham doing the Heat-Celtics game on ESPN Radio this past Tuesday night and I have heard Jim do 100’s of games over the years, along-side Dr. Jack Ramsay, the former Portland Trailblazers head coach and they made a good team and they started working Hubie Brown in with them for the playoffs… Continue reading The sports world loses another Legend:Jim Durham, NBA play-by-play voice on ESPN Radio dead at age 65