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Sports blog: Hornets look to close out series at home

Story by Anthony Patterson, Staff Writer

April 29, 2016

Filed under Sports

The Charlotte Hornets trailed the Miami Heat in the first round of the playoffs 2 games to none and have won 3 straight seeking to close the series at home on Friday night. After the first two games of the series both won...

Sports Blog: Panthers 2016-17 schedule released

Story by Anthony Patterson, Staff Writer

April 19, 2016

Filed under Sports

After coming off a defeat in Super Bowl 50 the Carolina Panthers are back on the prowl with the release of 2016-17 NFL schedule on Thursday. The NFC Champion Panthers begin the season in Denver just 214 days after the defeat...

Sports Blog: Hornets-Heat to play in round one of NBA Playoffs

Story by Anthony Patterson, Staff Writer

April 17, 2016

Filed under Sports

The buzz is back! The Charlotte Hornets are back in the NBA playoffs after a one-season hiatus. The Hornets finished with a regular season record of 48-34 which places them sixth in the Eastern Conference and matches them...

Sports Blog: Cam Newton: 2 sport athlete?

Story by Anthony Patterson, Staff Writer

April 17, 2016

Filed under Sports

From football to water polo? A picture has  been released of Cam Newton playing the aquatic sport best known as an Olympic event. Could Cam be the next great two-sport athlete? This picture was taken at the U.S. Water...

Sports Blog: Kobe Bryant shares his feelings about 1996 draft day trade

Story by Anthony Patterson, Staff Writer

April 17, 2016

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Kobe Bryant shares his feelings and thoughts on the 1996 draft night trade from the Charlotte Hornets, a day before stepping away from the game. After a long and illustrious career spanning two decades, Kobe Bryant will hang...

Fans continue support after Super Bowl loss

Story by Julia Pharr

March 1, 2016

Filed under Sports

Everyone loves an un derdog team, especially one that has a talented quarterback that “dabs” after he scores a touchdown. Whether you have supported them since the beginning or were just here for the ride, the Panthers had...