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  • Go Lee County Oct 24, 2013

    ABC fans = pitiful trolls ...

  • Coach K is still GREAT Oct 24, 2013

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    Calling people dummies, but can't spell DUKE or COLLEGE...

  • kmorlives Oct 24, 2013

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    there was no such thing to start with

  • unc4realz Oct 24, 2013

    Who is "Tom Sorenson in Charlotte", some other abc'er? I don't really think he gets to make that call. The Carolina Way simply is what it is. Sorry if that hurts "Tom Sorenson's" feelings.

  • tlesley4ncsu Oct 24, 2013

    The story is great. As long as he does not watch Youtubes of CJ Leslie he will be fine. Now ...as far as the Carolina Way?? Tom Sorensen in Charlotte wrote a few years ago that UNC lost its right to turn their nose up in the air with that Carolina Way BS. Some will never learn.

  • rduguyhere Oct 24, 2013

    Jeez. Some dummies on here posting....ie....Dook and Cow Kollege fans.

  • wjuliang Oct 24, 2013

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    +1

  • BlueDevils00 Oct 24, 2013

    This is great news for all of UNC's opponents. James starting at Center... LOL!

  • birdman033 Oct 24, 2013

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    Probably pointing to his tutor thanking them for the paper he turned in that morning. That's The Carolina Way.

  • zonk Oct 24, 2013

    Ignorance abounds. Is Middle School out today ?

  • Riddickfield Oct 24, 2013

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    He may be one of the best paid players on the team. Time to earn that money.

  • kmorlives Oct 24, 2013

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    I think he is pointing to Fats in the front row.....for the "hook-up"

  • hoodwinked82 Oct 24, 2013

    Breakout? He is more likely to get a breakout on his face then actually give UNC any meaningful offense this season.

  • mac240 Oct 24, 2013

    Roy will make sure that doesn't happen!

  • kmorlives Oct 24, 2013

    Cheaters never win

  • eyepeefreelee Oct 24, 2013

    I overheard Fats saying James is a regular ol' Steve McQueen in a Mustang

  • Tunaboy Oct 24, 2013

    it will be fun to hear the silence from Joel's detractors when the season starts and he starts putting up numbers and wins ... keep up the hard work Joel and take control of your destiny

  • itsnotmeiswear Oct 24, 2013

    Joel seems like a good kid and a hard worker. I was impressed with his progression during last season. If he he continues to develop his skills to match his physical gifts, the sky is the limit.

  • 903 Oct 17th and 1 win Oct 24, 2013

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    If Blackstock wasn't mentioned in the Martin report, UNC troll will claim he doesn't exist...

  • unc4realz Oct 24, 2013

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    Who? Unless he taught UNC players to "thank the assist man", I have no idea.
    And we know he didn't, because that was Dean Smith's legacy.) Great to see young players like Joel James carrying on the great UNC tradition.

  • mxteam44 Oct 24, 2013

    Wow! You can't even comment on a story anymore without having to plow through all the nonsense posts! Give it a rest kids!!!

  • olivechapel1000 Oct 24, 2013

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    What does Jack Halperin think of the Carolina way?

  • Riddickfield Oct 24, 2013

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    Or to Fats saying, "Thanks for the sweet ride!"
    The carolina way

  • Leave it to Beaver Reruns Oct 24, 2013

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    People who mention the Carolina Way with a straight face and believe its existence are the same people who think the ACA is a great law.

  • Hosscat Oct 24, 2013

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    HEHEHHEHEHHEHEHEHEHAHAHAHAHAHAH! LOOOOSER!

  • Hosscat Oct 24, 2013

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    HeeeHeeeHAAAHHAHAH!
    +1

  • YouGotThatRight Oct 24, 2013

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    Amazing. And you're commenting on the topic? Rodney Blackstock is a known agent filmed in the stands giving PJ Hairston signals at practice. Benjamins are $100 bills. Money from agents to players increases when the athletes play better and end up drafted higher. Now if an agent targeted you, I truly would call you a victim but not these street smart boys from the hood (like Hairston).

  • unc4realz Oct 23, 2013

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    Who is Rodney? And why would he call him Benjamin? No, I'm pretty sure he's "thanking the assist man", as Dean taught. That's The Carolina Way. Good for Joel that he understands that. (Or "dat" as you would say.)

  • ncstateforever Oct 23, 2013

    All I've heard and read is that Joel has improved so much. I'm hoping this is true and I also see Meeks making his contibution. I also have heard that Desmond Hubert had improved his offense.

  • YouGotThatRight Oct 23, 2013

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    He could be pointing at Rodney Blackstock. "Yo man dats another Benjamin".

  • unc4realz Oct 23, 2013

    I like the photo attachced to this story. He's pointing to a teammate, "thanking him for the assist." Dean stressed that style of unselfish play, and Roy has kept the tradition alive. The Carolina Way.

  • seedofdoubt Oct 23, 2013

    Joel James will hopefully give UNC a physical presence for 15 minutes or so per game while Kennedy Meeks develops into UNCs true post player.

    Agree. They'll share the 5 spot. James is still learning and Meeks may have trouble with stamina. Together they'll establish an adequate post with Meeks getting more time as the season moves along.

  • 45HEELSFAN45 Oct 23, 2013

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_4VCpTZye10

  • Jewelry-EricLeak Oct 23, 2013

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    Lance Thomas didn't steal anything. Duke has a coach who pulls down $10 million a year, you think ALL that money goes to Coach Rat? Lance Thomas ordered up $100K worth of bling because he knew it would get paid for by "somebody"

    Joel James will hopefully give UNC a physical presence for 15 minutes or so per game while Kennedy Meeks develops into UNCs true post player.

  • NOT sorry for being caucasian Oct 23, 2013

    I saw a lot of raw talent in his limited role last year. Players can be molded into clutch, starting winners. Pete (Chilly) Chilcutt, Joe Wolf, and Donald Williams are just a few that come to mind. Just sayin

  • StunGunn Oct 23, 2013

    James seems like a good kid, and I hope he does well this season. He hasn't been playing very long, and it must have been intimidating being around teammates who have been playing since they were little kids.

  • seedofdoubt Oct 23, 2013

    So he's going to be a "superstar" by watching videos until 2 in the morning? Not a word about his BB abilities improving from last year or his teammates talking about "how great he is in practice" or "you should see how much better he has become", just "I think it will be..." No certainty in that kind of statement, now is there.

  • rshabh7977 Oct 23, 2013

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    What's the big deal? It's not like he stole jewelry and then won a National Title.

  • YouGotThatRight Oct 23, 2013

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    This article is not really even talking about basketball either. This kid is living in a brave new world now that all of UNC's revenue generating athletes broke out of the AFAM Department.

  • MoDukev3 Oct 23, 2013

    Breakout.........I didn't even know he had been arrested.

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