The Drive Monday 7-8-13 – Eric Prisbell from the USA Today joined The Drive to delve a little deeper into the recent reports about P.J. Hairston and his troubles in Chapel Hill. They get into how the method of Boosters has evolved over time as they give athletes cash, cars and other advantages. They also ask him about the other names in these reports Fatz Thomas and Rodney Blackstock on just who these guys are. Finally they ask Eric about what he thinks would be the worst case scnerio for the Tar Heels and for P.J. Hairston.
Yahoo Sports Pat Forde: “Add All The Things Together, I Think It Is A Very Positive Step For The ACC.”
The Drive Monday 7-1-13 – Pat Forde joins The Drive to talk about Moving Day in college conference athletics. They get into how the three new teams will affect the ACC, how long some of the best coaches in the ACC will stay in the ACC, and how Louisville will do in the ACC schedule next year.
NBA free agency starts at midnight & the Bobcats have a few decisions to make. Plus Len Martez & Colin Hoggard breakdown where Dwight Howard would best fit.
Bobcats’ Cody Zeller: “I’m Excited To Be A Hornet, I’m Excited To Be In Charlotte, Whatever They Put On My Jersey, I’ll Be Excited”
The Drive Friday 6-28-13 – Cody Zeller joins The Drive in studio to talk about his draft experience over the past few days, what he expects the Bobcats to do on the court with him in the lineup, and what he thinks about the team changing their name to the Hornets in 2014. Plus they get into his time at Indiana, turning down the opportunity of playing at UNC, and what he thinks about the critics thoughts on him as the 4th pick.
The Drive Wednesday 6-26-13 – Eric Church joins The Drive to talk with Marty Smith and Taylor Zarzour about why rock stars want to be athletes and vice versa, what venues that he has performed in would he like to go and watch a game there, and what sports he follows the most.
Jay Bilas: “I Think (Victor) Oladipo Is The One Player In This Draft That Absolutely Will Not Fail.”
The Drive Tuesday 6-25-13 -Jay Bilas talks with The Drive about the upcoming NBA Draft. They start with who he thinks the Bobcats should take with the 4th pick, which players have the most upside in this years draft, and what players to stay away from.
North Carolina is investigating whether a former college basketball player has improper ties to Tar Heels leading scorer P.J. Hairston or any other UNC athlete.
Bobcats Assc HC Patrick Ewing: “The Number Of Wins We Accumulate Will Show How Well Of A Job We’ve Done”
The Drive Thursday 6-20-13 – Patrick Ewing joins The Drive for the first time since becoming the associate head coach for the Bobcats. They get into his days at Georgetown, what is was like playing on the original Dream Team in the 92 Olympics, how the Bobcats will fair in this next season, and we get his Mount Rushmore of players all-time in the NBA.
Sportswriter Mitch Albom: “If The Spurs Come Out & Win Tomorrow, It Will Be The Greatest Example Of Mental Toughness”
The Drive Wednesday 6-19-13 -One of the founders of the hit show, the Sports Reporters, Albom has seen countless championship series and games. He talked about the mental affect the Spurs will have going into […]
Bobcats Center Brendan Haywood: “”It Was An Emotional Roller Coaster & That Is What Basketball is All About.”
The Drive Wednesday 6-19-13 – Brendan Haywood center for the Charlotte Bobcats joins the guys to talk about last nights game 6 in Miami. They get into why Gregg Popovich took Tim Duncan off the floor late in the fourth quarter, how Lebron James’ performance last night made the difference, and we get his prediction for game 7.
The Jordan Brand Classic 2012 was a huge success at Time Warner Cable Arena as the best international, regional, and biggest NCAA basketball recruits played some tight games all day on Saturday, April 14th. NC […]
The players from the Jordan Brand Classic spent Thursday night at a private party inside of Strike City in honor of them! In the NBA2K tournament, it was a showdown between Kentucky’s Nerlens Noel and […]
Miss any of the action from the weekend’s NCAA Tourney or just want to relive it? Check out all the pics here!
The NCAA Tourney is under way and you can check out all the action from Thursday, March 15th. Relive your favorite (and worst) moments from the tourney here.