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2021 fan guide: 6 things every smart Wells Fargo Championship patron should know

Grab your golf visor, the PGA Tour’s Wells Fargo Championship tees off on Thursday morning at Quail Hollow Club. Why it matters: The world’s top...

The business case for turf

Tepper Sports & Entertainment sent shockwaves from Mint Street last week with an announcement last week that they’ll soon shift from natural grass to...

Roy Williams is retiring, and we’re not OK

North Carolina needed a mental health day after hearing of Roy Williams’ retirement. Though many speculated the news may have been an April Fool’s...

Hornets fans can return to the Spectrum Center next week

The Hornets will welcome back a limited number of fans at the Spectrum Center starting with their game on March 13 versus the Toronto Raptors, the team...

Charlotte FC ticket prices are nothing to cheer about

Tickets for Charlotte FC’s inaugural season are now for sale, but the prices are among the highest in the league. The big picture: Charlotte FC is the...

🚨 Breaking: The Charlotte Hornets are fun again

Charlotte’s newest work of public art is an alley-oop pass. Let’s call it the Melo-to-Miles, or maybe the Ball-to-Bridges. Either way, we alliterate....

Why the Hornets launched a Shark Tank-like competition for Charlotte entrepreneurs

Now through Feb. 2, the Hornets are accepting applications for a Shark Tank-like business competition specifically for minority entrepreneurs in Charlotte....

LaMelo Ball and his 5.7M followers on Instagram is a big deal for Charlotte

With 5.7 million followers on Instagram, LaMelo Ball, newly drafted by the Hornets, will soon be one of the biggest influencers in Charlotte. Second only to...

Panthers release 10 renderings of new Rock Hill headquarters. Here’s a look inside

The Carolina Panthers have released fresh renderings of what the team’s new, state-of-the-art headquarters in Rock Hill will look like. The 240-acre site...

Game day, Covid-19 edition: What to expect at Panthers’ games (and other sporting events)

For the first time since December 2019, Bank of America Stadium will have fans inside it cheering on the Panthers this Sunday. There won’t be many,...

MLS bidders say Charlotte’s chances of landing a team aren’t dead yet

Major League Soccer has largely fallen off of Charlotte’s radar in the past year. Speedway Motorsports president Marcus Smith spent much of 2016 and 2017...

Charlotte Independence to open Jack’s House, a full-fledged soccer bar, in Elizabeth this spring

Ahead of their move into Elizabeth, Charlotte Independence is looking to get to know its neighbors. The county recently signed off on making Memorial Stadium...