HPU MLAX: Farrell and Geisler selected in the MLL Draft

Posted by Press Release on January 24, 2015 at 5:29 am under College, Professional | Be the First to Comment

HIGH POINT, N.C. – Senior Pat Farrell and redshirt-senior Austin Geisler of the High Point University men’s lacrosse team were selected in the seventh round of Friday night’s Major League Lacrosse Collegiate Draft. The pair becomes the first two players in the program’s three-year history to be selected in the MLL Draft. “I’m really proud …Read the Rest…

P.J. Hairston(Dudley HS/UNC) gets hit with $5,000 fine for flop(With video)

Posted by Andy Durham on January 15, 2015 at 4:56 pm under College, High School, Professional, Video | Comments are off for this article

It happened in last night’s Charlotte Hornets-San Antonio Spurs game which snapped the Hornets’ five-game winning streak and you can read all about the flop when you CLICK HERE….. P.J. had 11 points for the Hornets last night and he had very strong second half according to his coach Steve Clifford….. from the Charlotte Observer: …Read the Rest…


The Play that sent the Carolina Panthers home:”Cam to Kam” pick, plus Ice Bowl II

Posted by Andy Durham on January 11, 2015 at 2:38 pm under Professional | Read the First Comment

The “Play that sent the Carolina Panthers home”, was the pass that Panthers’ QB Cam Newton threw into the hands of Seattle Seahawks’ DB Kam Chancellor and Chancellor took the ‘pick six’ to the house and that sealed the deal as the Seahawks sent the Panthers home on Saturday night.. “Season over” for the Carolina …Read the Rest…

High Point-Thomasville HiToms Release 2015 Schedule

Posted by Press Release on January 6, 2015 at 6:47 pm under Professional | Comments are off for this article

High Point – Thomasville, NC – The High Point Thomasville HiToms announced today their 2015 Coastal Plain League schedule. Entering their 17th season of CPL play, the HiToms will open the 2015 slate Sunday, May 24 against the Kernersville Bulldogs. The Novant Health Opening weekend will feature the Tommies 2nd Annual Memorial Day Fireworks Show …Read the Rest…

Saying Hello Again to Brian Formica, now with WXII TV 12 Sports

Posted by Andy Durham on at 11:30 am under Amateur, College, High School, Professional | Comments are off for this article

We were saying our goodbyes last year(2014) and now we are saying “hello again” here early in 2015…. Brian Formica, who used to be the Sports Director at WFMY NEWS 2, has taken on a similar role, if it be a need-be position as the fill-in man, or maybe we might see Brian/Formica get the …Read the Rest…


Cord Cutters – ESPN Now Available Via The Internet

Posted by Don Moore on January 5, 2015 at 1:57 pm under College, Professional, Video | Comments are off for this article

Dish Network is introducing SLING TV today. It is a service available via the Internet that gives you a choice of channels previously only available via cable or satellite. Those channels are: ESPN, ESPN2, CNN, TBS, TNT, Cartoon Network, Adult Swim, Travel Channel, Food Network, ABC Family, HGTV, Disney Channel plus another Disney channel with …Read the Rest…

Two-alarm fire at Ron Rivera’s home early Monday morning, but Carolina Panthers’ coach and family safe

Posted by Andy Durham on at 1:37 pm under Professional | Comments are off for this article

It has been a crazy season for the Carolina Panthers….At one time the team was at 3-8-1 and had been written off for dead, and now they are 8-8-1 and headed toward the second round of the NFL playoffs, plus you had that crazy wreck involving quarterback Cam Newton and now comes the fire that …Read the Rest…

NFL PLayoff Picture For Next Week

Posted by Don Moore on January 4, 2015 at 8:42 pm under Professional | Comments are off for this article

Saturday – January 10 AFC Divisional Playoff Game Baltimore at New England NBC (WXII – 12) 4:35 PM NFC Divisional Playoff Game Carolina at Seattle FOX (WGHP – 8) 8:15 PM Sunday – January 11 NFC Divisional Playoff Game Dallas at Green Bay FOX (WGHP – 8) 1:05 PM AFC Divisional Playoff Game Indianapolis at …Read the Rest…

ESPN and RJ Reynolds’ Stuart Scott Passes Away(Memories of Stuart Scott)

Posted by Don Moore on at 11:06 am under College, High School, Professional, Video | 6 Comments to Read

ESPN Sports Center anchor Stuart Scott passed away Sunday morning at the age of 49 from cancer. He lived much of his early life in Winston-Salem and North Carolina. ESPN has a good online article and video celebrating his life. RJ Reynolds had planned to induct him in their Hall of Fame, it will now …Read the Rest…

Carolina Panthers win Wild Card Game and move on to Round Two of NFL Playoffs:Greg Olsen top TE in Carolina Panthers’ team history

Posted by Andy Durham on January 3, 2015 at 8:56 pm under Professional | Comments are off for this article

Carolina Panthers 27-16 over the Arizona Cardinals in today’s Round One NFL Wild Card Playoff game and they will now face either Seattle or Green Bay next week and we will have to wait and see who the opponent will be and we do know for sure that the game will be on the road… …Read the Rest…

“Don’t much make me MAD, but that makes me MAD!!!”:Carolina Panthers on ESPN today(Listen on ROCK 92FM)

Posted by Andy Durham on at 11:42 am under Professional | 2 Comments to Read

*****Carolina Panthers on ROCK 92 Today locally and that is it…Hard tell who has it, but it is ROCK 92 and they have Panthers, 94.4/94.5 has the Tar Heels and Duke is some place in there, but there is NO constant…I set the tone for sports in this town and I’m going tone-deaf and blind …Read the Rest…


No more dips/swims in the “Cement Pond”:Elly May Clampett has taken her critters to the hills/heavens

Posted by Andy Durham on at 10:54 am under Amateur, Professional, Uncategorized | Comments are off for this article

No more of those infamous swims from Elly May Clampett on the Beverly Hillbillies, as we learn today that Donna Douglas has died at the age of 81… A sort of crazy show with Elly May, her dad Jed, her cousin Jethro and there was Granny, but the show was #1 for its first two …Read the Rest…

The Carolina Panthers are Cam Newton’s team!!!(People don’t even talk about Steve Smith any more)[FOX 8 Panthers Special on Friday night at 7:30pm]

Posted by Andy Durham on January 1, 2015 at 12:37 pm under Professional | 3 Comments to Read

The title says it all….This is now Cam Newton’s team and Steve Smith is a thing of the past…. No Steve Smith and the Carolina Panthers made the playoffs….. Really??? Yes, it really happened and the Panthers have moved on and won a divisional title without Steve Smith and they have hit their stride and …Read the Rest…

CiCi’s NFL Picks Winners – Week 16 and Week 17

Posted by Don Moore on December 30, 2014 at 8:49 pm under Professional | Comments are off for this article

The Christmas Holiday held up scoring of our last two CiCi’s NFL Picks Contests. Week 16, we had several previous winners, so Wolfpack82 was the first non-previous winner. Week 17, we had a similar situation, where we had so many previous winners, it came down to jperkins for the first non-previous winner. We’ll be taking …Read the Rest…

What’s Up WithThat??? Time to send out Holiday Greetings and Shout Outs!!!(Who’s On Your List?)

Posted by Andy Durham on December 24, 2014 at 2:58 pm under College, High School, Professional | 2 Comments to Read

What’s Up With That?…What’s Up With That?…What’s Up With That?… What’s Up With That?.. What’s Up With That?… Time to send out some of those Holiday Greetings and Shout Outs this year with What’s Up With That?, and we’ve been doing this web blog/web site going on 10 years now and we need to stop …Read the Rest…

P.J. Hairston(Dudley HS/UNC) with first career double-double on Monday night as Charlotte Hornets top Denver Nuggets for third straight win

Posted by Andy Durham on December 23, 2014 at 10:37 am under College, High School, Professional | Comments are off for this article

Charlotte Hornets win third straight game behind rookie from Greensboro, N.C.: Rookie P.J. Hairston(Dudley HS/UNC) recorded his first career double-double for the Charlotte Hornets on Monday night, with 10 points and 10 rebounds.….Point guard Kemba Walker added 18 points and 9 assists, while big center Al Jefferson poured in 22 big points for the Hornets… …Read the Rest…

NFL Panthers-Falcons Game “Flexed” to 4:25 PM Slot

Posted by Don Moore on at 9:52 am under Professional | Comments are off for this article

The NFL and Networks Broadcast Agreements include to right to move game times to accommodate the interests (or lack of interests) of the football fans. They can’t do it every week; but if there is a reason, they can pull the trigger. That’s exactly what has happened this Sunday. The Carolina Panthers versus Atlanta Falcons …Read the Rest…


Carolina Panthers get job done with win over Browns:Winner takes ALL next Sunday in Atlanta

Posted by Andy Durham on December 21, 2014 at 11:12 pm under Professional | Comments are off for this article

Carolina Panthers 17, Cleveland Browns 13 today in Charlotte…. The Panthers are now (6-8-1) and they will face the Atlanta Falcons(6-9) next Sunday in Atlanta for the NFC South Crown and a berth in the playoffs…. The Panthers got a strong return game from QB Cam Newton today and Carolina’s runningback Jonathan Stewart ran for …Read the Rest…

Update on CiCi’s NFL Picks – 2 Games Removed

Posted by Don Moore on December 19, 2014 at 11:17 am under Professional | Comments are off for this article

There was an error on 2 games in the CiCi’s NFL Picks Contest from the game vendor. This prevented people from entering results for those 2 games. I have removed those games from the contest, rather than have people have losses as a result. There will be 13 games to pick since Thursday’s game has …Read the Rest…

New NFL Morals Rules

Posted by Don Moore on December 10, 2014 at 9:36 pm under Professional | Comments are off for this article

The NFL has issued new rules for all employees involved in the NFL. No Players Union input was allowed and apparently, it is non-negotiable. The call it a Personal Conduct Policy, and it reads as if they are returning the NFL back to the day when people looked up to the players as role models. …Read the Rest…