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Harrison Barnes likely to miss Warriors’ next two preseason games in China due to foot injury
Health has been an ongoing concern in Golden State in recent years, so with Harrison Barnes experiencing problems with his left foot so early in the exhibition season, it’s no surprise that the Warriors are taking the cautious approach and...

ACC in the ’60s: Times of Change
At decade’s end, by which time Dean Smith of North Carolina had wrested supremacy from Duke with three straight conference titles spiked by appearances in the Final Four, ACC basketball was a different game played in a different country...

How good can John Henson be?
Headed into his second season, the Bucks are still figuring out what exactly they have in John Henson. While he put on some weight in college, he is still one of the most unusually proportioned players in the NBA. At...

Cavaliers center Tyler Zeller has appendectomy; no timetable for return
Cavaliers center Tyler Zeller had an appendectomy Friday at the Cleveland Clinic after he was diagnosed with acute appendicitis. He remains hospitalized and there is no timetable, yet, for his return, the team said in a release...

George Karl hopes to return to coaching
George Karl led the Nuggets to the best home record in all of the NBA last season, and along with it a 57-win season that was the most in franchise history since the team joined the NBA in the 1976-77...

Clipper Player Previews: Antawn Jamison
Antawn Jamison has twice made the All Star team. He has averaged over 20 points per game five times in his career. The Clippers had a very good offense last season, and Antawn Jamison's addition should make them even...

Season Analysis: Desmond Hubert
Desmond Hubert played well defensively as a sophomore, but his offensive limitations helped Roy Williams make the move to a smaller lineup. The areas in which Hubert needs to improve depend on what you want him to be as a...

Lucas: On Guards
Marcus Paige played point guard so well as a freshman that his reward might be occasionally not playing point guard as a sophomore. It's not as backwards as it sounds. Paige had a stellar freshman campaign, averaging 8.2 points and...

Brice Johnson eats to gain weight and minutes
The text messages North Carolina strength and conditioning coach Jonas Sahratian sends sophomore Brice Johnson don't occur frequently, but Sahratian has developed a sort of sixth sense about the timing. Sahratian has been tasked with helping Johnson, a 6-foot-9 forward,...

Wayne Ellington is a prime breakout candidate
Wayne Ellington along with Brandan Wright, will get the chance to have breakout seasons this year. And really, last season was a bit of a breakthrough for Ellington, as well as Wright. In a season when he was traded from...

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Last Game:
North Carolina: 109
Bahamas All-Stars: 52
Sat, Aug 16

Upcoming Games:
UNC vs. Fayetteville State
Fri, Oct 24 7:30 PM

UNC vs. Belmont
Fri, Nov 7 7:30 PM

UNC vs. NC Central
Fri, Nov 14 8:00 PM ESPNU

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