Roy Williams Pre-Duke Press Conference Notebook
When asked Thursday, Roy Williams said some of North Carolina's defensive struggles have resulted from the lack of a rim protector. "There's no question that's a big problem," he said. "In the past, we could mess it up and John Henson might block a shot or Tyler Zeller might block a shot or James Michael McAdoo may take a charge inside. We haven't had that."
Spenser Dalton: Thoughts on UNC vs. Clemson
Having Theo Pinson most certainly would have changed the complexion of the game. The Tar Heels have now dropped 3 in a row for the first time in 5 seasons, reaching back to my freshman year when James Michael McAdoo, Reggie Bullock and Leslie McDonald were still donning the Argyle. Things aren’t going well for the Tar Heels right now, yet there is still time to improve.
Video: Brice Johnson Records Another G-League Double-Double
Former North Carolina All-American forward Brice Johnson recorded another NBA G-League double-double, scoring 25 points and grabbing 14 rebounds for the Agua Caliente Clippers in a 103-92 win over the Windy City Bulls on Sunday. Former Tar Heel and fellow teammate James Michael McAdoo scored 11 in the win.
James Michael McAdoo Acquired by Clippers' G-League Affiliate
Former North Carolina star James Michael McAdoo was traded on Friday to the Agua Caliente Clippers, the Los Angeles Clippers G League affiliate. McAdoo played part of this season with the Delaware 87ers in the G League as well as with the Philadelphia 76ers in the NBA. McAdoo played three seasons with the Golden State Warriors, winning two NBA titles.
James Michael McAdoo Helps Deliver Baby
Former UNC forward James Michael McAdoo and his wife have a story to tell. McAdoo's wife, Lauren, posted on Instagram on Tuesday that the couple had a baby New Year's Eve. The child was delivered at their house after only four hours of labor. The couple's midwife didn't arrive in time, so McAdoo himself acted as the midwife to help bring the new life into the world.
The time James Michael McAdoo delivered his own child
Former Tar Heel forward James Michael McAdoo had an interesting New Year's Eve. He and his wife, Lauren, a former UNC volleyball player welcomed their first child, a daughter. Here's the twist: Little Sawyer Ray McAdoo decided she was in a rush. So much so that the couple's midwife never had time to get there, so James Michael and Lauren handled the delivery themselves.
James Michael McAdoo Released by Philly
James Michael McAdoo was released by the Sixers on Monday. The Sixers reached an agreement with Demetrius Jackson, so they'll part ways with McAdoo to free up a roster spot. The former UNC standout, who spent his first three NBA seasons with Golden State, appeared in three games for the Sixers this season while spending time in the G-League.
Former Warrior James Michael McAdoo returns to Oracle to get his ring
Prior to Saturday’s matchup between the Golden State Warriors and Philadelphia 76ers, former Warrior James Michael McAdoo took a 47-foot walk to receive his 2017 championship ring from Warriors assistant Ron Adams. However, his journey to get to Oakland Saturday was a bit more strenuous. “I’m thrilled that he’s here,” Warriors coach Steve Kerr said.
James Michael McAdoo has a "whirlwind" of a summer
On June 12, James Michael McAdoo celebrated with the Golden State Warriors as they won their second NBA championship in three seasons. A week later, McAdoo was in Kenya, visiting an impoverished area to share his basketball skills and Christian faith with nearly 200 children. And finally this week, McAdoo signed with the Philadelphia 76ers.
Sixers agree to 2-way contract with James Michael McAdoo
The Philadelphia 76ers on Saturday agreed to a two-way contract with free agent forward James Michael McAdoo, according to the player's agency, Tandem Sports & Entertainment. McAdoo has spent the last three seasons with the Golden State Warriors after going undrafted in 2014. In three years in the NBA, McAdoo has played in 108 games.
Harrison Barnes Gets Married; NBA Stars Attend
On Saturday former North Carolina star Harrison Barnes got married. Barnes, 25, played at UNC from 2010-2012. As expected, a number of NBA stars and former UNC players attended the nuptials. Stephen Curry, Kyrie Irving, Kendall Marshall, John Henson, James Michael McAdoo, Shammond Williams, and Justin Watts were all in attendance.
Report: Warriors letting James Michael McAdoo become free agent
James Michael McAdoo will reportedly become an unrestricted free agent July 1 rather than remain restricted with the Warriors. Golden State decided against picking up the third-year forward’s qualifying offer, according to ESPN’s Chris Haynes. That allows him to receive and sign offers from any NBA team once the free agency period starts.
Warriors season review: James Michael McAdoo
Last July, after adding Kevin Durant, Golden State was intrigued enough to re-sign James Michael McAdoo to a one-year minimum deal. The question now is whether the Warriors saw enough this past season to bring him back. The Warriors, who like McAdoo’s versatility and even-keeled demeanor, could potentially re-sign him to another minimum deal.
James Michael McAdoo notches second NBA Title
Former UNC forward James Michael McAdoo is a two-time NBA Champion. It is the 42nd NBA Championship for a former North Carolina player. A three-year pro, McAdoo was a reserve on the 2017 NBA Champion Golden State Warriors. They defeated the Cleveland Cavaliers 129-120 to earn their second title in three years.
Four Corners: Another NBA Title For James Michael McAdoo
Former Tar Heel forward James Michael McAdoo, a reserve for the Golden State Warriors, won his second NBA championship ring Wednesday when the Warriors pulled away from Cleveland to win the title. It was McAdoo's second championship in three pro seasons since leaving UNC after his junior season in 2014. Here's more of the latest news from UNC basketball.