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Panthers playoff primer: How Carolina could be No. 2 seed – or miss playoffs entirely

Tue, December 19, 2017

OK, so it’s not as confusing as last week. But the Panthers still have a lot on the line heading into Sunday’s game against Tampa Bay, the last home regular-season … Click to Continue »

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Luke Kuechly the lone Panthers Pro Bowl selection

Tue, December 19, 2017

Carolina Panthers linebacker Luke Kuechly was the team’s lone Pro Bowl selection for 2017. The rosters were announced on Tuesday night. Kuechly has a five-season streak of Pro Bowl selections, … Click to Continue »

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NFL has ruled on Panthers LB Thomas Davis’ appeal of 2-game suspension

Tue, December 19, 2017

Thomas Davis’ suspension for a helmet-to-helmet hit will only cost the Carolina Panthers’ veteran linebacker half as much. NFL appeals officer James Thrash reduced Davis’ two-game suspension to one game, … Click to Continue »

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Harding High School celebrates football title 64 years in the making

Tue, December 19, 2017

On Tuesday, Harding High held a pep rally to celebrate winning its first state championship since 1953. The Rams beat Scotland County 30-22 earlier this month, completing a miraculous turnaround … Click to Continue »

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What Panthers QB Cam Newton pulled on Packers LB Clay Matthews made Mike Shula spit

Tue, December 19, 2017

And we thought the best quote or moment to come out of Carolina’s matchup against Green Bay last week would be when quarterback Cam Newton referred to linebacker Clay Matthews … Click to Continue »

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Strong second half gives N.C. State a 81-69 win over Robert Morris

Tue, December 19, 2017

North Carolina State went on an 11-1 run late in the second half to pull away from Robert Morris, winning 81-69 to avoid a two-game losing streak. Four Wolfpack players … Click to Continue »

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Its roster in flux, N.C. State is fast approaching ACC play with more questions than answers

Tue, December 19, 2017

N.C. State has one game left to play before it hits the ACC portion of its basketball schedule. Normally this time of year, teams use their final nonconference game to … Click to Continue »

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Tuesday’s Boys Roundup: Ardrey Kell, David Kasanganay, win holiday tournament

Tue, December 19, 2017

Elevator ↑Myers Park shooting: Mustangs made six 3-point shots in a 24-point third quarter during a 61-55 win over Berry. Jake Rutledge made three of the shtos, Caleb McReed made … Click to Continue »

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Tuesday’s boys high school basketball capsules 12.19.17

Tue, December 19, 2017

Sweet 16 Results NO. 9 HICKORY 85, NO. 6 MORGANTON FREEDOM 74 FREEDOM: 19 12 14 29 74 HICKORY: 18 25 26 16 85 Freedom: Jakari Dula 24, Fletcher Abee … Click to Continue »

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Tuesday’s Girls Roundup: No. 3 Hickory Ridge romps past Concord

Tue, December 19, 2017

Elevator ↑Watauga defense: Pioneers allowed Alexander Central two points in the third quarter. That led to an 81-40 win. ↑East Lincoln girls: Beat North Lincoln 52-30 to pull within one … Click to Continue »

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