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Tuesday’s Roundup: West Charlotte duo has big night against Vance in NCHSAA playoffs

Tue, February 20, 2018

Elevator ↑Concord Cox Mill: The reigning N.C. 3A state champs started their defense with a 67-24 win over Asheboro. Wendell Moore had 20 points and Leaky Black and Caleb Stone … Click to Continue »

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Exclusive: Why top exec says Hornets decided now on a cleaner path than retaining Rich Cho

Tue, February 20, 2018

It was time, with 25 games left in the season, for the Charlotte Hornets to move on from general manager Rich Cho, and for Cho to move on from the … Click to Continue »

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Charlotte Hornets’ Malik Monk misses most of practice after Sunday car accident

Tue, February 20, 2018

Charlotte Hornets rookie Malik Monk missed a portion of Tuesday’s practice, while being examined following a car accident in Arkansas over All-Star break. Monk suffered from upper-body soreness when he … Click to Continue »

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Panthers analysis: To fix receiving corps, Carolina must build around 3 key players

Tue, February 20, 2018

By the time the 2017 season ended, it was abundantly clear that one of the greatest offseason needs would be to get Carolina Panthers quarterback Cam Newton some help. Bluntly … Click to Continue »

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Hornets exec unplugged: On trouble with Kemba, Steve Clifford’s future, payroll mess

Tue, February 20, 2018

Charlotte Hornets vice chairman Curtis Polk calls point guard Kemba Walker this team’s “heart and soul.” But he also says Walker’s inexpensive contract, combined with NBA restrictions on extensions, mean … Click to Continue »

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The Latest: US men's hockey team out after losing to Czechs

Tue, February 20, 2018

The Latest on the Pyeongchang Olympics (all times local): 2:50 p.m. Pavel Francouz stopped all five shooters and Petr Kouka scored the shootout winner as the Czech Republic eliminated the … Click to Continue »

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Tuesday’s Girls Roundup: Providence upsets Myers Park, gets historic win

Tue, February 20, 2018

Elevator ↑Kennedy Simmons, Southeast Guilford: Simmons had 49 points in an 82-76 overtime win over Central Cabarrus. ↑Vance defense: Cougars held Fayetteville Britt to three points in the first quarter … Click to Continue »

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Energetic N.C. State continues its roll through a memorable ACC season

Tue, February 20, 2018

Another coach of some renown in our area, while amassing nearly 1,100 wins and a handful of NCAA titles, often refers to sections of a season as “energy cycles.” Teams, … Click to Continue »

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Wolfpack catches fire, shoots down Eagles, 82-66

Tue, February 20, 2018

When the easy shots weren’t working, N.C. State decided to go for the 3s. The Wolfpack started the game 0-for-8 from the field and gave up six turnovers in the … Click to Continue »

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N.C. State carves out more margin for error with win over Boston College

Tue, February 20, 2018

N.C. State has reached the first-do-no-harm portion of its season, with an NCAA tournament berth of some kind – even if it means a Dayton detour – all but assured … Click to Continue »

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