NBA legend and Charlotte Hornets owner Michael Jordan is adding his voice to community leaders asking for peace in uptown Charlotte, after two nights of violent protests and vandalism that resulted in one protester being critically injured.
Also: My advice would be to maybe not mention Bill Cosby around Hannibal Buress – or, if you do, to make sure to soften him up a little bit first. That’s among the five revelations I gleaned from a wide-ranging conversation I had with him last month to promote his Charlotte show.
Stephen Curry said he is disappointed to see sporting events pulled from his home state of North Carolina over a law that some say can lead to discrimination against LGBT people. And the two-time NBA MVP hopes lawmakers make changes to the so-called "bathroom bill" before more major events follow the NBA's All-Star game and the NCAA men's basketball tournament out the door.
The cheap seats at Charlotte Hornets games aren’t going to feel so cheap anymore. Not with the gigantic new state-of-the-art scoreboard now hanging over the court inside the Spectrum Center (formerly known as Time Warner Cable Arena), which will bring fans in the upper level closer to the action than ever before.
GOP presidential candidate Donald Trump’s tweet that appeared to link the shooting death of NBA star Dwyane Wade’s cousin to his attempt to appeal to African-American voters drew swift criticism online Saturday
Despite enormous odds, and statistical evidence bearing out the opposite, a survey shows that parents are still hoping their child makes it to the NBA or NFL at very high rates. Other survey points: baseball dipping in popularity while soccer rises
Charlotte Hornets star Nic Batum had zero points and zero rebounds in 18 minutes Wednesday as France got blown out by Spain to end its Olympic tournament in the quarterfinals. But Batum says there’s a reason.