Damien Wilkins signs with Hornets

The Charlotte Hornets announced today that they have signed free agent guard/forward Damien Wilkins to a deal.  Per team policy, terms of the deal were not disclosed. In his 9th year in the NBA, Wilkins has played in 563 career games(149 starts) with the Seattle SuperSonics/Oklahoma City Thunder, Minnesota Timberwolves, Atlanta Hawks, Detroit Pistons, and…

Early start by Predators dooms Hurricanes in season opener

The Carolina Hurricanes wanted to get their season off to a good start, but the Nashville Predators had some other plans, as their early start in the first period would be the difference maker, as the Predators would defeat the Hurricanes 2-1 last night in the season opener for both teams at Bridgestone Arena in…

Carolina Hurricanes Gameday: Canes at Predators

The Carolina Hurricanes will begin their 2015-16 campaign, their 37th as a member of the National Hockey League since 1979, and the franchise’s 17th season in North Carolina since 1997, tonight on the road in Nashville against the Predators at Bridgestone Arena(8:00 p.m, FOX Sports Carolinas, Hurricanes Radio Network).  Hurricanes head coach Bill Peters addressed…

Justin Faulk named alternate captain for Hurricanes

RALEIGH, NC – Bill Peters, head coach of the National Hockey League’s Carolina Hurricanes, today announced that the team has named defenseman Justin Faulk as one of the team’s alternate captains for the 2015-16 season, joining Hurricanes captain Eric Staal and alternate captain Jordan Staal as the team’s players with letters on their jerseys designating…

Checkers assign Agosta to Florida, Jared Staal released

The Charlotte Checkers reduced it’s training camp roster by 2 players today, as they assigned defenseman Justin Agosta to its ECHL affiliate, the Florida Everblades, and releasing forward Jared Staal. These moves reduced the training camp roster to 25 players, ahead of this upcoming Saturday’s season opener for Charlotte on the road in Iowa. Agosta,…

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GAMEDAY: Panthers at Buccaneers

Carolina Panthers (3-0) at Tampa Bay Buccaneers (1-2) FOX | (WJZY-TV in Charlotte) Play-by-Play: Chris Myers Analyst: Ronde Barber Sideline: Jennifer Hale GAMEDAY! #CARvsTB! pic.twitter.com/xoMg4w4KWX — Carolina Panthers (@Panthers) October 4, 2015 With a 27-22 victory last week vs. New Orleans, the Carolina Panthers enter a Week Four matchup at Tampa Bay with a 3-0…

Hurricanes training camp roster trimmed by 5, 4 to join Checkers

RALEIGH, NC – Ron Francis, Executive Vice President and General Manager of the National Hockey League’s Carolina Hurricanes, the parent club of the American Hockey League’s Charlotte Checkers, today announced that the team has trimmed its training camp roster by 5 players.  Carolina now has 22 players in training camp, with season opening rosters of…