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Hurricanes rookie Aho named NHL’s 1st Star of the Week

RALEIGH, NC – The National Hockey League announced today that Carolina Hurricanes rookie Sebastian Aho has been named one of the NHL’s Three Stars of the Week for the week ending February 5th.  Aho was named the league’s number one Star of the Week, while Mikael Granlund of the Minnesota Wild was the Second Star of the…

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Charlotte Independence to play in Matthews this season

The Charlotte Independence announced today that the team will play its 12 remaining home games at the Mecklenburg County Sportsplex in Matthews starting on June 17th, when the Independence will take on the Harrisburg City Islanders, as part of the team’s plan of moving towards Division II compliance in cooperation with the United Soccer League,…

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Aho’s hat trick lifts Hurricanes over Flyers

RALEIGH, NC – After a tough loss at the hands of the Los Angeles Kings last Thursday night in Raleigh, the Carolina Hurricanes had the All-Star Break to figure out how will they come out firing in the second half of the 2016-17 NHL season, and in tonight’s match-up at PNC Arena against the Philadelphia Flyers,…

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Charlotte Independence releases its 2017 season schedule

With the talk about the possibility of Charlotte pursuing a Major League Soccer franchise, the city’s USL team, the Charlotte Independence unfurled its 2017 season schedule, with the Independence opening up the 2017 season at Ramblewood on April 1st as they welcome in the Charleston Battery.  Charlotte will travel to Orlando to face Orlando City…

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Knights to have “All-American Mondays” this season

CHARLOTTE, NC – As part of the 30th anniversary season of Charlotte Knights baseball this season, the team announced today it’s first of many promotions during the 2017 season, and one of those promotions will be “All-American Mondays” for the Knights home games that fall on a Monday this season at BB&T Ballpark. Every Monday night…

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Tar Heels and Gamecocks to square off at BB&T Ballpark in 2017

The Charlotte Knights announced yet another college baseball game to their list of previously-announced games, and it will be taking place on Tuesday April 11th, when the University of North Carolina Tar Heels will take on the University of South Carolina Gamecocks at BB&T Ballpark, with first pitch slated for 7:05 p.m., and tickets for…

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Walker’s All-Star selection was worth the wait

Back in 2010, Charlotte’s NBA franchise was known at the time as the Charlotte Bobcats, and one of their star players at the time was Gerald Wallace, who’s strong play earned him the distinction of being the franchise’s first all-star during the 2009-10 campaign.  Now let’s fast forward seven years later to 2017, the franchise…

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Charlotte 49ers Football releases its 2017 season schedule

Conference USA released its 2017 football schedule for all of it member institutions today, and the Charlotte 49ers will begin its 5th season of college football with a pair of road games on the road.  The 49ers will open up the season at Eastern Michigan on September 2nd, before heading to Manhattan, Kansas on September…