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…

Hornets ink Zeller to a multi-year extension

Today was Halloween, and many of us went out to do some “Trick-or-Treating”, but for the Charlotte Hornets, they wanted to give fans a treat to remember, instead of playing tricks.  The treat that the Hornets had in store today for the fans was that they have come to terms with Cody Zeller on a…

Kaminsky exercises contract option with Hornets

CHARLOTTE, NC – The Charlotte Hornets today announced that they have exercised it’s third-year option with forward/center Frank Kaminsky. “We are excited to keep Frank as a part of our team’s core. We have been very pleased with his development offensively and defensively, and we look forward to what he will continue to contribute to our…

Hornets are looking for some payback in Miami tonight

Charlotte Hornets(1-0) vs. Miami Heat(1-0) AmericanAirlines Arena, Miami, FL Gametime: Friday, 8:00 p.m. Television: FOX Sports Southeast Radio: WFNZ 610 AM/102.5 FM Last season’s series record: CHA and MIA split season series 2-2 Series history(since 1988-89): MIA leads all-time series 57-39 The Charlotte Hornets look to go 2-0 tonight as they visit South Beach to…

Hornets fast start in first half leads to opening night win

In the NBA, Opening Night is always special, it’s a time that many teams put last season behind them and look ahead to the challenges ahead if they want to win that championship, and for teams that want to start 1-0.  For the Charlotte Hornets, their focus entering last night’s game at the BMO Harris…

Hornets hit the road for season opener at Milwaukee

Charlotte Hornets vs. Milwaukee Bucks BMO Harris Bradley Center, Milwaukee, WI Gametime: Wednesday, 8:00 p.m. Television: FOX Sports Southeast Radio: WFNZ 610 AM/102.5FM Last season’s series record: CHA won season series 3-1 Series history(since Charlotte entered the league in the 1988-89 season): CHA leads all-time series 51-50 The Charlotte Hornets will begin it’s 28th season…

Canes assign McKeown to Charlotte

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, announced today that the team has assigned defenseman Roland McKeown to Charlotte.  McKeown was a healthy extra in last night’s season-opening loss in Winnipeg and is expected to…

New-look Hurricanes ready to open season tonight in Winnipeg

After an off-season that saw a lot of changes, the Carolina Hurricanes are ready to drop the puck on it’s 19th season in North Carolina with a long road trip that begins tonight in Winnipeg, Manitoba against the Winnipeg Jets(8:00 P.M., FOX Sports Carolinas, Hurricanes Radio Network), and for the Hurricanes third-year coach, Bill Peters,…

Hornets continue preseason slate at home tonight against Minnesota

Minnesota Timberwolves(1-0 in preseason) vs. Charlotte Hornets(0-3 in preseason) Spectrum Center, Charlotte, NC Game time: 7:00 p.m. Radio: WFNZ 610 AM/102.5 FM/Hornets Radio Network The Charlotte Hornets will take to the floor at Spectrum Center tonight as they welcome in the Minnesota Timberwolves in the fourth game of the preseason.  Charlotte is coming off a…