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Can Hornets beat long odds to draft another elite power forward No. 1 overall?

Mon, May 13, 2019

It’s been 28 years since the Charlotte Hornets’ only time picking first overall in the NBA draft (Larry Johnson in 1991). So it feels like they’re overdue for some luck … Click to Continue »

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Why the Charlotte Hornets’ past doesn’t have to define this franchise’s future

Mon, May 13, 2019

I totally get why so many Charlotte Hornets fans feel a sense of exasperation. Thirty years of the NBA in Charlotte and not a conference championship series to show for … Click to Continue »

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Will home ice be enough of an advantage for Canes against Bruins?

Mon, May 13, 2019

For the Carolina Hurricanes, things need to change. Quickly. The Eastern Conference finals shift to PNC Arena for the next two games, meaning the Canes will have home-ice advantage and … Click to Continue »

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The Latest: Felicity Huffman pleads guilty in college scheme

Mon, May 13, 2019

The Latest on the plea of actress Felicity Huffman in the college admissions bribery scheme (all times local): 3:30 p.m. "Desperate Housewives" star Felicity Huffman has pleaded guilty to participating … Click to Continue »

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NCHSAA, NCISAA playoff scores, pairings (updated 5/13, 9 p.m.)

Mon, May 13, 2019

NORTH CAROLINA (with game times and days, when available) BASEBALL CLASS 4A West Tuesday’s third round Pfafftown Reagan (18-5) at Myers Park (24-1), 6 Davie County (16-9) at South Caldwell … Click to Continue »

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NCHSAA Golf: Charlotte Catholic running away in 3A. Jack Heath holds singles lead

Mon, May 13, 2019

Charlotte Catholic’s boys golf team built a monster lead after Day 1 of the N.C. High School Athletic Association championships. The Cougars are ahead of Clayton by 13 shots (293-306). … Click to Continue »

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Neuse’s homer leads Las Vegas to 4-2 win over Tacoma

Mon, May 13, 2019

LAS VEGAS (AP) -- Sheldon Neuse hit a two-run homer in the seventh inning, leading the Las Vegas Aviators to a 4-2 win over the Tacoma Rainiers on Monday. The … Click to Continue »

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Gushue’s homer leads Fresno to 8-7 win over Albuquerque

Mon, May 13, 2019

FRESNO, Calif. (AP) -- Taylor Gushue hit a two-run homer in the seventh inning, leading the Fresno Grizzlies to an 8-7 win over the Albuquerque Isotopes on Monday. The home … Click to Continue »

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Yarnall leads Rancho Cuca. over Lancaster 7-3

Mon, May 13, 2019

LANCASTER, Calif. (AP) -- Nick Yarnall hit a two-run home run and had two hits, driving in three as the Rancho Cucamonga Quakes topped the Lancaster JetHawks 7-3 on Monday. … Click to Continue »

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Realmuto, Hernandez lead Phils over Brewers 7-4

Mon, May 13, 2019

Bryce Harper made up for his offensive struggles with a spectacular, run-saving catch. J.T. Realmuto doubled in the go-ahead run in the seventh inning, Cesar Hernandez hit a two-run homer … Click to Continue »

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