Category Archives: Sports

White Sox Senior VP/GM Joins Knights Pregame Show With Mike Pacheco

(Charlotte, NC) — Before the final game of the three game series with Norfolk, White Sox Senior Vice President and General Manager Rick Hahn stopped by to visit with Mike on the Charlotte Knights Pregame Show. Rick and Mike discussed … Continue reading

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Panthers Take Stanford Running Back Christian McCaffrey With Eighth Pick In 2017 Draft

(Charlotte, NC) — Opinions these days have become like hot sauces, the hotter the better. The NFL Draft is no stranger to hot takes. You see them en masse this time of year. Fans, analysts, show hosts, your neighbor, your local … Continue reading

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Cam Newton – In His Own Words

(Charlotte, NC) – A lot has been said about Panthers Quarterback Cam Newton’s demeanor in the post game press conference following Carolina’s 24-10 loss to Denver in Super Bowl 50. I co-hosted Monday’s Primetime with Chris Kroeger. I mentioned to … Continue reading

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Bulls Stampede Knights in Series FInale

Durham and Charlotte Combine for 20 Runs, 31 Hits (Charlotte, NC)– You spend anytime in the South during the summer and eventually you encounter the storm that hits unexpectedly and it hits hard. That’s what happened to the Knights on Tuesday night. … Continue reading

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Brackets Busted. Baseball on Deck

(Charlotte, NC) — Like most everyone else, this year’s NCAA Men’s Basketball Tournament has been a roller coaster for my picks. Today, I finally give in the towel.  While I still have 3 out 4 left in my Final 4, … Continue reading

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THE FIVE – Playoffs Edition

(Charlotte, NC) — In their 20th season, the Carolina Panthers have done something never before accomplished in team history.  They are in the playoffs in back to back seasons. The fact that they are in with a sub .500 record … Continue reading

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THE 5 – Falcons v. Panthers

(Charlotte, NC) — As bad as the last four games have been, the Carolina Panthers (3-6-1) are still in the race for the NFC South title one spot behind the 1st place New Orleans Saints (4-5). Then again, so are … Continue reading

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THE 5 – Preseason Edition v. Kansas City

(Charlotte, NC) – It’s been a busy week for the Panthers and Panther Nation.  The team was pretty optimistic after a close week 1 preseason loss to the Bills at home without Cam Newton, both running backs – D’Angelo Williams … Continue reading

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NSA Surveillance, Original Six Showdown and Rapid Rants

Is the glass half empty or half full?  That thought continuously goes through my mind when thinking about the NSA surveillance story.  A government contractor and former CIA employee, Edward Snowden, disclosed last week that the NSA, the agency that … Continue reading

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Random Act of Kindness and Big Deal About NBA MVP

One of the rights of spring in Charlotte is the Wells Fargo Championship.  The town comes alive when the PGA Tour stops in the Queen City.  The weather is warm, the field is stacked, the golf is usually compelling and … Continue reading

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