2017-18 Charlotte Hornets schedule released

The National Basketball Association released its season schedule for the 2017-18 regular season, and the Charlotte Hornets will begin it’s 29th season in franchise history on the road in Detroit on Wednesday, October 18th against the Detroit Pistons in their first ever game at the brand new Little Caesars Arena, marking just the third straight season that…

Hornets reveal its slate of preseason games

The Charlotte Hornets announced today its slate of preseason games in preparations for the 2017-18 season, and the team will play 5 preseason games this upcoming October, including two home preseason contests at Spectrum Center in Charlotte. Charlotte will open up its preseason slate on October 2nd in Boston against the Celtics at TD Garden,…

Knights to become Charlotte Caballeros in August series

From August 18-20, the Charlotte Knights will become the Charlotte Caballeros for their series against the Lehigh Valley IronPigs, as part of Minor League Baseball’s(MiLB) new initiative “Es Divertido Ser Un Fan”, a new multi-cultural engagement platform which was launched earlier today. “We are very excited to introduce the Charlotte Caballeros. Fans will notice the…

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Power the Pitch Rally to take place on Monday

The group that is vying for an Major League Soccer expansion franchise in Charlotte will hold a “Power the Pitch” rally on Monday afternoon at 5:00 p.m. at First Ward Park in uptown Charlotte, with festivities getting underway at 4:30 p.m. with live music, food trucks, and giveaways for those in attendance. MLS officials are…

Checkers set 2017-18 regular season schedule

The American Hockey League released its schedules for all of its member clubs today, and the Charlotte Checkers will open up its 8th season as a member of the American Hockey League on Friday, October 6th in Hartford against the Wolf Pack, marking just the seventh time that Charlotte will open up the season on…

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Panthers annual Fan Fest to take place on August 4th

Earlier today, the Carolina Panthers announced that this year’s Fan Fest will take place on Friday, August 4th at Bank of America Stadium.  This year’s event will be totally different for those planning on attending, as tickets for this year’s edition of Fan Fest will be $5 for a reserved ticket, with all proceeds going…

Hurricanes broadcast team to return in 2017-18 season

RALEIGH, NC – The Carolina Hurricanes announced today that the team’s broadcasters, including television play-by-play voice John Forslund, color analyst Tripp Tracy, and radio play-by-play voice Chuck Kaiton have all signed new agreements to remain with the Hurricanes organization, while in an additional announcement made by Hurricanes president Don Waddell, Mike Maniscalco will continue his role…

Knights star Moncada named to IL All-Star team

The International League announced its roster for the 2017 Triple-A All-Star Game, which will be held in Tacoma, Washington this year, and among them is Charlotte Knights second baseman Yoan Moncada. Ranked the number one prospect in the Chicago White Sox organization, and in Major League Baseball overall, Moncada has been the star of the…

Asche’s walk-off in bottom of ninth caps off Knights rally

Last night at BB&T Ballpark, the Charlotte Knights and Columbus Clippers would battle back and fourth in the latter stages of their game, but it would all come down to the final inning of action, as the Knights were trailing by just one run, and Cody Asche would be the hero for Charlotte, as his…