Word up/Word on Al Jefferson’s(Charlotte Bobcats) plantar fascia injury

Posted by Andy Durham on April 21, 2014 at 2:30 pm under Professional | Be the First to Comment

Today from Charlotte Bobcats’ head coach Steve Clifford: (by way of the Charlotte Observer at www.charlotteobserver.com) “There are no long-term effects – nothing that could be permanent,” Clifford replied, when asked if there is danger in Jefferson continuing to play in this best-of-seven series against the Miami Heat. And for his part, Jefferson is ready. …Read the Rest…

Gate City FC Reserve Team Tryouts – 2014

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The staff at Gate City FC is pleased to host reserve tryouts for eligible college players, qualified free agents and talented amateur players that are seeking a opportunity. Each session will invite a selected number of players to participate in one day of intense training and scrimmages at one of the Gate City FC state-of-the-art …Read the Rest…


Bill Hass on Baseball:Dean makes sure Shorebirds don’t sweep

Posted by Press Release on April 20, 2014 at 2:15 pm under Professional | Be the First to Comment

“We weren’t going to make it three in a row,”(losses to Delmarva) Austin Dean said. “We’re just struggling a little right now, but we’re going to be fine. I think we’re the best-hitting team in the league.” from Bill Hass with Bill on Baseball(Greensboro Grasshoppers) ar www.gsohoppers.com: Dean makes sure Shorebirds don’t sweep After two …Read the Rest…

Reidsville’s Bryan Mitchell Dressing For The Yankees Today Against Tampa Bay

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Yes, He Did Knock The Cover Off The Ball!

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You probably heard about this from Friday Night, as Brewers catcher, Martin Maldonado knocks cover off ball. Here’s the video:


Hoppers win in the 11th Inning at NewBridge Bank Park:Parking Lot attendant calls Hoppers victory before game begins

Posted by Andy Durham on April 19, 2014 at 10:39 pm under Professional | Be the First to Comment

Greensboro 2, Delmarva 1….(11 Innings) Final from extra innings tonight at NewBridge Bank Park and before the game, the parking lot attendant Chris said it would be like this…He guaranteed a Grashoppers victory…. Game winning RBI off of the bat of Austin Dean and the game-winning run scored by Yefri Perez, who reached when he …Read the Rest…

2014 Greensboro NABA Player Registration:Time to play some baseball boys/men!!!

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Welcome to the Greensboro NABA (GNABA) The Greensboro NABA, the premiere adult league in the piedmont triad, is dedicated to offering you the opportunity to continue playing the game you love. Whether you are looking to play competitively or recreationally then we have the league for you. No matter what your skill set or age …Read the Rest…

Bill Hass on Baseball:Pitchers dominate in quick, chilly game

Posted by Guest Columnist on April 18, 2014 at 10:55 am under Professional | Be the First to Comment

“He was outstanding,” said pitching coach Jeremy Powell. “He ran into a little trouble in the second inning, but got out of it with a double play. He settled down and threw three pitches over the plate.” (Greensboro Grasshoppers pitching coach Jeremy Powell on Hoppers’ Domingo German) from Bill Hass with Bill on Baseball(Greensboro Grasshoppers) …Read the Rest…

Carolina Dynamo & Greensboro United Announce Partnership

Posted by Press Release on April 17, 2014 at 9:52 pm under Professional | Be the First to Comment

Greensboro, NC: Today the Carolina Dynamo and the Greensboro United Soccer Association (GUSA) announced an expanded partnership for the upcoming Dynamo season. As part of their expanded partnership every youth player & coach in GUSA will receive a free season pass to attend all Dynamo home matches.Additionally, any GUSA family member has to opportunity to …Read the Rest…

Wyndham Championship Tickets Now On Sale; Legends Club Tickets Also Available

Posted by Press Release on April 15, 2014 at 4:23 pm under Professional | Comments are off for this article

GREENSBORO, N.C. – The Masters is history, and Bubba Watson now has a second Green Jacket. Income tax returns are being filed today, and pollen fills the air. Golf season is officially underway in North Carolina, and Wyndham Championship tickets are now available for purchase, the tournament announced today. The 75th anniversary Wyndham Championship is …Read the Rest…

Feeling Hungry – Baseball’s All You Can Eat Plans

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Tonight the Winston-Salem Dash are holding another of their All-You-Can Eat Nights, where you can eat Hamburgers, Cheeseburgers and Hot Dogs through the 7th Inning. Normal Ticket Prices apply. In Kannapolis, every home Monday game is Belly Buster Monday, for an additional $10, you can eat all the stadium food you want. Drinks, Alcohol and …Read the Rest…


Guess The NFL Rams Schedule and Win $100,000!

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Here’s an interesting contest! The St. Louis Rams are holding a contest for someone to correctly guess the Full 2014 Schedule (Team, Location, Day and Bye Week). There $100,000 on the line and the deadline is Monday, April 21, 2014. Enter the Contest Here.

Greensboro Grasshoppers win Sunday game at Delmarva 9-3 to go (7-4) for 2014

Posted by Andy Durham on April 13, 2014 at 5:53 pm under Professional | Comments are off for this article

Greensboro Grasshoppers 9 Delmarva Shorebirds 3 WP:Max Garner(2-0) HR:(GSO) Justin Bohn Greensboro now (7-4) on the new season…..

Two runners die during half-marathon in Raleigh

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from the Charlotte Observer, by way of the News and Observer in Raleigh: Sad Sunday News when you take a look at this…. RALEIGH Two runners in Sunday’s Rock ‘n’ Roll Marathon events have died, the event’s medical director confirmed. The runners, who have not been identified, were participants in the event’s half-marathon, a 13.1 …Read the Rest…

Greensboro Sports Great Lou Hudson(Dudley HS/Minnesota/Hawks/Lakers) has passed away at age 69

Posted by Andy Durham on April 11, 2014 at 11:25 am under College, High School, Professional | Comments are off for this article

A true Greensboro Sports Great, ‘Sweet Lou’ Hudson has died at age 69, after suffering a recent stroke in Atlanta, Georgia…. Hudson was a superstar in Basketball, Football, Baseball and Track at Dudley High School and then went on to star in basketball for the Golden Gophers of Minnesota…Following his All-American career at Minnesota he …Read the Rest…

Sting signs with WWE:”The Time Has Come”

Posted by Andy Durham on April 10, 2014 at 9:58 pm under Professional | 2 Comments to Read

*****The last holdout, from NWA, WCW, TNA, UWF and other federations, but never the WWF or the WWE….But all that has changed now, the last bastille, the last holdout and he has finally crossed the line, at like age 54/55, but here it is…..***** from Jason Powell at www.prowrestling.net:(By way of Dave Meltzer at the …Read the Rest…

Grasshoppers Radio Links

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As many of you know, Andy Durham broadcasts the Home Games of the Greensboro Grasshoppers. As a courtesy, we have added that link as well as links to other South Atlantic League radio broadcasts so that you can catch all the Grasshoppers games – Home and Away. The links can be found at GreensboroSports Radio.


Good Day for the Trifecta:’Covering the Community’

Posted by Andy Durham on April 9, 2014 at 8:45 pm under Amateur, High School, Professional | Comments are off for this article

Toook in three games/three events today with Greensboro Grasshoppers baseball, Hairston/Penn-Griffin track and NWG-SWG baseball…. Good Day for the Trifecta…. Hoppers win 2-1 over the Lakewood BlueClaws in two hours and three minutes…. Northwest Guilford tops Southwest Guilford 10-0, and the game took 1 hour and two minutes…. In the track and field meet at …Read the Rest…

We will all have an ‘Ultimate Ending’:Ultimate Warrior(Jim Hellwig) dead at age 54

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I watched Ultimate Warrior back when he was ‘The Dingo Warrior’ in World Class Championship Wrestling from Texas…He would meet opponents such as Cactus Jack Manson/Mick Foley….I saw Warrior even before then when he was the tag-team partner of Sting in the NWA and it later became World Class Wrestling….Sting and Warrior were a very …Read the Rest…

Greensboro Grasshoppers improve record to (4-3) today with 2-1 win over the Lakewood BlueClaws

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Final from today at NewBridge Bank Park: Greensboro Grasshoppers 2 Lakewood, New Jersey BlueClaws 1 WP:Jarlin Garcia(2-0) LP:Mark Leiter Jr.(1-1) SV:Blake Logan HR:GSO Chad Wallach 1 on…. Hoppers’ line 2-4-0 BlueClaws’ line 1-6-0 Hoppers now (4-3) BlueClaws at (2-4)