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Leslie McDonald fine as starter or sixth man
Senior guard Leslie McDonald has always had a sixth-man mentality. In 100 career games at North Carolina, he has started only once. That could change this year -- due in part to the potential suspension length of P.J. Hairston and...

Art’s Angle: Gonna Be All Right
See, I told you things would be looking up after the weekend. Late Night with Roy was at its cheesiest best and, when the “entertainment” finally ended, revealed more basketball talent than most of us expected. And the football team...

Player Profile: J.P. Tokoto
If anyone stands to benefit from P.J. Hairston's misadventures this summer, it's the person backing him up on the wing, J.P. Tokoto. In fact, Tokoto finds himself in a similar position as Hairston was at the beginning of last season;...

ACC Team Breakdowns: North Carolina
The frontcourt for North Carolina should be improved significantly, but the backcourt will miss the talent of UNC’s best player last season, Reggie Bullock. If everything goes well for UNC, it will challenge Duke and Syracuse for 1st place in...

Wayne Ellington undergoes career revival
Until a recent NBA preseason game, the last time Wayne Ellington played a basketball game in the Greensboro Coliseum was a 23-point outburst as his North Carolina team won an NCAA Tournament second-round game against LSU. When he came back,...

Late Night proves Tar Heels need P.J. Hairston
UNC's season will go as P.J. Hairston's goes. And we still don't even know when he'll be cleared to play. Hairston led the scoring in the Blue-White scrimmage, tallying 20 points in the conclusion of the Tar Heels' Late Night...

Tyler Zeller trying to work his way back as opener looms
Tyler Zeller, Cleveland's 7-foot, second-year center, has become the Cavaliers' forgotten man as he's missed the entire preseason with a string of bad luck that included first a hip injury, and then the removal of his appendix. Zeller worked up...

P.J. Hairston hits the court with Tar Heels
P.J. Hairston may not be the only UNC starter who is unavailable to start the season. Roy Williams said Friday that Leslie McDonald’s status is still being reviewed by the NCAA because of an undisclosed violation. Sophomore J.P. Tokoto will...

After debut, Reggie Bullock looking to get back into basketball shape
It has been a stalled debut for Reggie Bullock, the No. 25 pick in the 2013 Draft. Bullock sat out all of training camp and the Clippers’ first six preseason games with a sore right knee. He started feeling better...

UNC ties itself at 'Late Night' party
North Carolina's P.J. Hairston looked in midseason form Friday night despite a trouble-filled offseason, while freshman Kennedy Meeks appeared ready to give the Tar Heels a boost up front. Hairston scored 20 points in the team's public scrimmage during the...

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