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P.J. Hairston will likely miss the rest of summer league due to injury

P.J. Hairston's summer is likely over just a few days after it began. The Hornets guard suffered a shoulder injury in the Orlando summer league, and will probably miss the rest of the tournament. Here's Brett Friedlander of the Wilmington Star News with more:"The former North Carolina star, who plays for the Charlotte Hornets, suffered left Tuesday’s game in Orlando with an injury...
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July 08, 2015  |  Discuss

Charlotte Hornets Rookie P.J. Hairston Should Be Embarrassed Over This Epic Flop

There is a reason why athletes should stay in school. Not only could they actually learn something in the classroom, but they can learn a few things on the court; fine tune their game before going pro. Otherwise you may find yourself looking really stupid when you try to do something like flop in order to draw a foul--kind of like Charlotte Hornets rookie P.J. Hairston.This flop...
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January 14, 2015  |  Discuss

Hornets’ P.J. Hairston Delivers Flop Of The Year Against Spurs (Video)

In the NBA there are flops, and then there’s what P.J. Hairston did against the San Antonio Spurs on Wednesday. The Charlotte Hornets swingman attempted to guard Spurs star Tony Parker and instead unleashed what might be the most unbelievable flop of all time. Hairston — who’s listed at 6-foot-6, 230 pounds — was somehow launched across the court by the 6-foot-2, 185-pound...
January 14, 2015  |  Discuss

Hornets guard Hairston to appear in court on assault charges

CHARLOTTE, N.C. -- Charlotte Hornets rookie guard P.J. Hairston is scheduled to appear in Durham County Court next month on misdemeanor charges of assault and battery following an altercation at a pickup basketball game on Sunday. Paul Sherwin, the public information officer for the Durham County Sheriff's Office, said Hairston, 21, was issued a summons on Monday but will not be...
Via Fox Sports Carolinas
July 08, 2014  |  Discuss

Report: P.J. Hairston charged with assault and battery for fight during pickup game

P.J. Hairston has been charged with assault and battery in relation to a fight on Sunday involving a 17-year-old high school basketball player during a pickup game at a YMCA according to a court official. The rookie reportedly will not be arrested, according to a report from Raleigh-Durham’s ABC 11. A prep basketball star from […] The post Report: P.J. Hairston charged with assault...
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July 07, 2014  |  Discuss

P.J. Hairston Reportedly Gets Into Fight With High Schooler, Tweets “Believe None Of What You Hear”

Former North Carolina guard P.J. Hairston’s last year or so has been weird. After getting suspended last year and leaving North Carolina, he tore it up in the NBA D-League, so much so that he was selected 26th overall in the NBA Draft by the Charlotte Hornets. While it wasn’t as high as he was projected to go higher prior to his suspension, it was still probably cool for him...
Via College Spun
July 07, 2014  |  Discuss

Charlotte’s Hairston punches a prep senior during pickup game

Oh boy. This isn’t what you want from your rookie if you are the Hornets. Especially if your rookie has personal issues while in college leading many to think of him as a huge risk. Charlotte’s rookie P.J. Hairston got into a tussle during a pickup game in North Carolina which led to him punching a prep senior according to Yahoo! Sports. Hornets rookie PJ Hairston got into a...
Via Crossover Chronicles
July 07, 2014  |  Discuss

High schooler says he was sucker-punched by PJ Hairston

Former North Carolina star P.J. Hairston was allegedly involved in an altercation with a high schooler during a pickup game at a local YMCA on Sunday. Hairston, who was selected by the Charlotte Hornets with the 26th overall pick in last month’s draft, has been accused of hitting a 17-year-old twice. Kentrell Barkley, a senior […]
Via Larry Brown Sports
July 07, 2014  |  Discuss

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