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Charlotte already knows the best answers for new Panthers ownership, stadium

Wed, January 10, 2018

The offseason move I most want the Carolina Panthers to make: Sell the team to Felix Sabates and what I suspect will be a growing and diverse investment group. One … Click to Continue »

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Ex-UNC star Harrison Barnes heard the doubters. Against the Hornets, he answered them.

Wed, January 10, 2018

When Harrison Barnes left the Golden State Warriors in free agency last summer, it was fair to question what exactly the Dallas Mavericks were signing on for. Would they truly … Click to Continue »

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Wednesday’s Roundup: Providence Day’s Dotson named to national POY watchlist

Wed, January 10, 2018

Elevator ↑Be The Match Night, Hickory Ridge: Every year, Hickory Ridge girls coach Tolonda Rose Simmons holds a night to try to find bone marrow donors to help patients fighting … Click to Continue »

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Appalachian State players earned those Camellia Bowl rings. Now thieves have them.

Wed, January 10, 2018

Police are asking for help in finding Appalachian State University Camellia Bowl football rings that were stolen in recent break-ins in Boone – and the thieves who stole them. Players … Click to Continue »

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Wednesday’s high school basketball capsules 01.10.18

Wed, January 10, 2018

Boys Results DAVIDSON DAY 68, MOUNTAIN ISLAND CHARTER 56 DDS - 15 9 17 27 - 68 MIC - 8 19 23 6 - 56 DDS - Jackson Threadgill 21, … Click to Continue »

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Charlotte Hornets’ winning streak lasts just two games

Wed, January 10, 2018

Kemba Walker had a game to remind the Eastern Conference coaches why he is again All-Star worthy. Not much else reflected well on the Charlotte Hornets Wednesday, in a 115-111 … Click to Continue »

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Virginia Tech beats Wake Forest 83-75 on road in ACC play

Wed, January 10, 2018

Virginia Tech seems to have found its offensive flow again. Ahmed Hill scored 21 points while Justin Robinson came up with three critical baskets late to help Virginia Tech hold … Click to Continue »

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No. 7 Duke leans on its defense and cruises to a 87-52 victory over Pitt

Wed, January 10, 2018

After one of its worst defensive performances of the season at N.C. State, Duke wanted to make a statement in its next game. On Wednesday it did just that. The … Click to Continue »

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Davidson wins 3rd straight A-10 game, trounces George Washington

Wed, January 10, 2018

The Davidson Wildcats plugged themselves firmly into the Atlantic 10 race Wednesday, beating George Washington 72-45 at Belk Arena. It was the third consecutive A-10 victory for Davidson (8-6, 3-1), … Click to Continue »

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Former NCSU guard Dennis Smith Jr. ‘feels good’ as he returns to North Carolina

Wed, January 10, 2018

Maybe it was because he was back in his home state, but Dallas Mavericks guard Dennis Smith, Jr. was feeling good Wednesday before his team took on the Charlotte Hornets. … Click to Continue »

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