Hornets finally get the man they wanted in Malik Monk

Gerry Rafferty once said “If you get it wrong, you’ll get it right next time”. That is exactly what the Charlotte Hornets had in mind entering last night’s NBA Draft.  Their recent draft history had a little bit of ups and downs during Rich Cho’s tenure as Hornets general manager, but last night, Cho knew…

Panthers set Training Camp schedule

Yesterday afternoon, the Carolina Panthers officially revealed its schedule for the team’s Training Camp, which will run from July 26th through August 13th, and for the 23rd consecutive season, training camp will be held on the campus of Wofford College in Spartanburg, South Carolina(directions and full Training Camp schedule can be found at the bottom…

NBA All-Star Game officially returns to Charlotte in 2019

Come February 2019, the NBA biggest stars will shine in “The Queen City”, as earlier today, the National Basketball Association and the Charlotte Hornets announced that the 2019 NBA All-Star Weekend will be held in Charlotte from February 15th-17th with the All-Star Game slated to take place on February 17, 2019 at the Spectrum Center….

Panthers to hold joint practices with Titans in Nashville

Yesterday afternoon, the Carolina Panthers announced that they will hold a joint practice with the Tennessee Titans on August 16th and 17th at Saint Thomas Sports Park in Nashville, Tennessee, ahead of their preseason match-up on Saturday, August 19th at Nissan Stadium in Nashville. Both practices will be open to the public. Panthers head coach…

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…

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…

East Carolina, Appalachian State to play in Charlotte

Earlier today, East Carolina University and Appalachian State University officially announced that the two teams will play a regular-season game in Charlotte at Bank of America Stadium, the home field of the NFL’s Carolina Panthers, in September of 2021, with the Mountaineers designated as the home team for the matchup, as announced today by the…

Wake Forest to play Notre Dame in Charlotte in 2020

One of the most storied programs in college football will be coming to Charlotte in 2020, as Wake Forest University, along with the Charlotte Sports Foundation, announced today that the Demon Deacons will take on the Notre Dame Fighting Irish at Bank of America Stadium on September 26, 2020. At a news conference earlier today…

Panther Statue

Panthers Training Camp information and schedule

Next week, the Carolina Panthers will begin their preparations for the 2016 campaign at Wofford College in Spartanburg, South Carolina, as the team’s training camp will get underway.  The festivities will get underway next Thursday at 4:00 p.m. with the Lowe’s Kickoff Party, with the first practice of Training Camp coming from 6:30 p.m.-8:30 p.m….