Hurricanes drop preseason opener to Capitals

The Carolina Hurricanes began their preseason slate last night in our Nation’s Capital of Washington, as they would be shut out by the Washington Capitals 2-0 at the Verizon Center. Despite the outcome, Eddie Lack was very impressive in his Carolina debut, making 22 saves in 39 minutes of playing time for the Hurricanes before…

Hornets single-game tickets go on sale September 24th

The Charlotte Hornets announced today that tickets for all home games will go on sale this Thursday morning at 10:00 a.m. at the Time Warner Cable Arena box office, hornets.com, ticketmaster.com, or by phone at 1-800-4NBA-TIX(462-2849). The home opener will take place on Sunday, November 2nd at 2:00 p.m. at Time Warner Cable Arena, with…

Charlotte crushed in C-USA debut

Middle Tennessee provided an unfriendly welcome to Charlotte in the 49ers’ first Conference USA game. The Blue Raiders (2-1) struck quick and often, scoring 42 first-quarter points on their way to a 73-14 victory. Charlotte (2-1) fell victim to the fast-strike offense it has used to success against opponents. Four of the Blue Raiders first-quarter…

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49ers open C-USA competition at Middle Tennessee

CHARLOTTE 49ERS (2-0) at Middle Tennessee (1-1) Charlotte 49ers First-Ever C-USA Game Saturday, Sept. 19, 7:00 p.m. (Eastern) Horace Jones Field at Johnny “Red” Floyd Stadium (30,788); turf TV: None Radio: Charlotte IMG Network (Matt Swierad; Damione Lewis and Bobby Rosinski) The 49ers travel to Middle Tennessee for their first-ever Conference USA game. The 49ers…

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Houston at Carolina Game Post

The Panthers open the 2015 home slate with a visit from the Houston Texans on Sunday. The Texans are the Panthers’ least common opponent, having faced off just three times since entering the NFL in 2002. Houston owns a 2-1 edge in the all-time series, but the Panthers notched their first victory in the series…

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Uptown Ideal for MLS, Not East Charlotte

I am a Charlotte native and I love this town. We have had many stadiums and arenas in our time and moving forward, I believe that we need to continue our recent trend of keeping our beloved teams Uptown or in the surrounding area. Nothing against East Charlotte, the area is due for some good news…

Eastland Mall site is prime spot for soccer

I came across a tweet today from our friends at BringBacktheBuzz regarding Mayor Clodfelter mentioning the old Eastland Mall site as a potential spot to build a MLS stadium. Do you think the Eastland Mall area would be a good place to build an MLS Stadium? RT-Yes FAV- No pic.twitter.com/GRwQJsglUZ — Bring Back The Buzz™ (@BringBackTheBuz) September…

Hurricanes announce 2015-16 television schedule

RALEIGH, NC – FOX Sports Carolinas and the National Hockey League’s Carolina Hurricanes today announced that 81 of the team’s 82 regular season games during the 2015-16 season will be televised by the regional sports network.  70 of the games will be carried on FOX Sports Carolinas, while 11 of the games will be aired…