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Get prepared for a busy Panthers stretch: 10 rhetorical questions about what’s next

Fri, February 23, 2018

The Carolina Panthers’ offseason has been marked by separate NFL investigations of their owner and general manager, and this small matter of selling the team. Oh, and Ron Rivera’s coaching … Click to Continue »

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Friday’s Roundup: Charlotte-area private schools struggle in NCISAA semifinals

Fri, February 23, 2018

Charlotte-area private school basketball teams had a tough afternoon of basketball, for the most part, during the N.C. Independent Schools semifinals Friday. Eight went to the Winston-Salem area hoping to … Click to Continue »

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How two former UNC players’ names came up in Yahoo! Sports report on FBI investigation

Fri, February 23, 2018

The names of former North Carolina forwards Brice Johnson and Tony Bradley are mentioned in the Yahoo! Sports report published on Friday that details the expenditures of former NBA agent … Click to Continue »

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Source: Pistons’ Jeff Bower would have interest in Hornets’ GM opening

Fri, February 23, 2018

While former Los Angeles Lakers general manager Mitch Kupchak is prominent in chatter about the Charlotte Hornets’ front office opening, he won’t be the only candidate. Another established name worth … Click to Continue »

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Panthers analysis: Where do shoulder surgery, retirement tour leave Carolina LBs?

Fri, February 23, 2018

The Carolina Panthers have one Pro Bowl linebacker about to embark on a retirement tour and another coming off shoulder surgery. And yet, nearly every other team in the NFL … Click to Continue »

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Hornets dominate Wizards again behind Kemba Walker, Frank Kaminsky

Fri, February 23, 2018

Charlotte found a way to beat the Washington Wizards again. This time, it was Kemba Walker taking over for the Hornets. Walker scored 20 of his 24 points in the … Click to Continue »

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Hurricanes find reason to stay upbeat despite winless streak

Fri, February 23, 2018

A somber Justin Williams sat in the Carolina Hurricanes dressing room Friday night, listening to questions about the Canes’ 6-1 loss to the Pittsburgh Penguins but not entirely liking what … Click to Continue »

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Penguins rip Hurricanes 6-1 as Staal misses game

Fri, February 23, 2018

The Carolina Hurricanes learned Friday afternoon that center Jordan Staal would not be in the lineup against the Pittsburgh Penguins. The Hurricanes said Staal would miss the game for personal … Click to Continue »

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Friday’s NCISAA high school basketball scoreboard

Fri, February 23, 2018

Friday’s NCISAA semifinal scores 1A Boys: Trinity Christian 84, United Faith 69; Wilson Greenfield 65, The Burlington School 37 2A Boys: Gaston Day 64, Asheville Christian 54; Carmel Christian 92, … Click to Continue »

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Friday’s boys, girls high school basketball summaries 02.23.18

Fri, February 23, 2018

BOYS RESULTS HIGH POINT WESLEYAN 87, NO.7 PROVIDENCE DAY 80 Providence Day 20 14 12 34 -- 80 Wesleyan Christian 17 19 24 27 -- 87 PDS: Devon Dotson 27, … Click to Continue »

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