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How Kemba Walker being named All-NBA impacts the Hornets re-signing him

Thu, May 23, 2019

Kemba Walker has been named to the All-NBA team, and his reward could be much more than a trophy. By being All-NBA, point guard Walker becomes eligible for a “supermax” … Click to Continue »

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Charlotte native William Byron becomes youngest pole winner for Coca-Cola 600

Thu, May 23, 2019

Not bad for 21 years old, huh? On Thursday, Charlotte native William Byron won the pole for the 60th running of the Coca-Cola 600 at Charlotte Motor Speedway. Byron makes … Click to Continue »

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Covenant Day hires new head football coach

Thu, May 23, 2019

Peter McSparin is the new head football coach at Covenant Day School. McSparin replaces Chris James, who resigned in May after leading Covenant Day to a 6-5 record during the … Click to Continue »

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NC State’s Avent: ‘This is something you will never forget’

Thu, May 23, 2019

NC State coach Elliott Avent invokes Jimmy V and 'Never Give Up' while talking about the Wolfpack's come from behind victory over Wake Forest in the ACC Baseball Tournament in Durham, N.C., Thursday, May 23, 2019. … Click to Continue »

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Wild comeback pushes NC State past Wake Forest in the ACC tournament

Thu, May 23, 2019

N.C. State and Wake Forest together on a Thursday night with postseason implications. What could right? For the Wolfpack, everything in the ninth inning. N.C. State rallied for a 6-5 … Click to Continue »

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Holly Springs stays alive, forces Game 3 with Corinth Holders

Thu, May 23, 2019

Holly Springs had their backs against the wall in every way imaginable. The Golden Hawks entered Thursday nights contest with Corinth Holders down 1-0 in the three-game series, facing elimination. … Click to Continue »

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Charlotte Checkers fall in OT; series with Toronto tied

Thu, May 23, 2019

The Toronto Marlies turned up the heat in overtime Thursday night and handed the visiting Charlotte Checkers a 4-3 loss in an American Hockey League playoff game. The Marlies and … Click to Continue »

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Hoggard completes two-game sweep of Heritage

Thu, May 23, 2019

Celebratory ice bath and another chapter written in a magical season, Hoggard softball coach Collen St. Ledger couldn’t help but thank her team’s youth. The Vikings started seven underclassmen in … Click to Continue »

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Leonard scores 35, Raptors beat Bucks 105-99 for 3-2 lead

Thu, May 23, 2019

Kawhi Leonard arrived in Toronto thinking he could pick up another championship to go with the one he already has. One more victory and he'll play for another ring. And … Click to Continue »

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Clark leads Leon to 14-8 win over Durango

Thu, May 23, 2019

DURANGO, Mexico (AP) -- Matt Clark hit two home runs and drove in six runs, as the Bravos de Leon defeated the Generales de Durango 14-8 on Thursday. The home … Click to Continue »

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