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Carolina Panthers must balance present, future after bye week
charlotteobserver.com Updated 4 hours ago
When they get back from their bye-week break, the Carolina Panthers will spend the next five weeks trying to straddle evaluating for the future and winning now in a division…Click to Continue »Upvote Share Tweet
NHL.com 11 hours agoRALEIGH, NC – Ron Francis, Executive Vice President and General Manager of the National Hockey League's Carolina Hurricanes, today announced that the team has claimed forward Andrej Nestrasil on waivers from the Detroit Red Wings. Nestrasil will j...Upvote Share TweetCHARLOTTE, N.C. -- You’re on the telephone with your older brother who is stationed in Iraq and hear gunfire in the background. He tells you he’s got to go because mortars are coming. You don’t hear from him again for days, sometimes weeks. "It was…Upvote Share Tweet
Panthers hold bye-week tryout for 10profootballtalk.com Nov 19 (yesterday)The Panthers finally have reach the bye week, winning only one of their last nine games. They’re using the time off to take a look at some players who could help them get better. Per a league source, 10 Panthers tried out for the Panthers on Wednesday. …Upvote Share Tweet
Panthers QB Cam Newton scores fragrance linecharlotteobserver.com Nov 19 (yesterday)He?ll be at Belk in SouthPark Mall 6-8 p.m. Monday, when fans who buy his cologne can meet him and have their Drakkar Essence bottles autographed.Click to Continue »Upvote Share Tweetdeadspin.com Nov 19 (yesterday)The NBA announced in a memo Wednesday evening that Hornets small forward Jeffery Taylor had been given a 24-game unpaid suspension, after he pleaded guilty in late October to misdemeanor domestic violence assault. He was sentenced to 18 months probation…Upvote Share Tweet
The top 10 schools that should join Arizona State in going D1thehockeynews.com Nov 19 (yesterday)Ever since Arizona State announced that its successful ACHA club team would be making the leap to Division 1 hockey, coach Greg Powers has been fighting a war against his inbox. See, every time the Sun Devils bench boss finishes reading an email, five o…Upvote Share Tweetcharlotteobserver.com Nov 19 (yesterday)Mike Tolbert may not cure all of the ills of the Carolina Panthers? offense, but he?ll at least be chicken soup for their cold.Click to Continue »Upvote Share Tweetthehockeynews.com Nov 19 (yesterday)Artrurs Irbe’s surprise appearance on the Sabres’ bench as their emergency goalie on Tuesday brought to mind his colorful NHL career, his adventurous puckhandling skills and that brilliant run he had in the 2002 playoffs for Carolina. Based on that Cind…Upvote Share Tweet
Roddy White, Devin Hester fined for scuffles with PanthersESPN.com Nov 19 (yesterday)FLOWERY BRANCH, Ga. -- Atlanta Falcons receivers Roddy White and Devin Hester said they were fined $8,268 each for their roles in separate third-quarter scuffles with the Carolina Panthers during last Sunday’s 19-17 win. Hester received a 15-yard unnece…Upvote Share TweetCHARLOTTE, N.C. -- Tuesday's decision to cut Jason Avant wasn't some knee-jerk reaction to the veteran wide receiver suggesting the Carolina Panthers could have been more aggressive with the play calling in the final minutes of Sunday's 19-17 loss. It w…Upvote Share TweetPanthers coach Ron Rivera finally seems to realize what was apparent the day Greg Hardy’s trial date was pushed into 2015. His franchise-tagged defensive end isn’t coming back this year following domestic violence charges, and the Adrian Peterson decisi…Upvote Share Tweet
Eric Staal leads Hurricanes past Stars 6-4 to snap 3-game slideNHL.com Nov 19 (yesterday)DALLAS - Every time the Dallas Stars thought they had a chance to get back into the game Tuesday night, there was Eric Staal. "He was good early and he was good often," Carolina Hurricanes coach Bill Peters said. "So I really liked his game. ...Upvote Share TweetNHL.com Nov 18 (yesterday)DALLAS - Eric Staal had two third-period goals and an assist to lead the Carolina Hurricanes over the Dallas Stars 6-4 on Tuesday night. Carolina overcame a 2-0 deficit with four second-period goals. The last of those chased Stars goalie Kari...Upvote Share Tweetcharlotteobserver.com Nov 18 (2 days ago)No one can seem to put a finger on the problem for the Carolina Panthers in the red zone.Click to Continue »Upvote Share TweetCam Newton?s official Twitter account was hacked Tuesday afternoon.Click to Continue »Upvote Share Tweet
Painkillers probe in NFL 'long way from complete'charlotteobserver.com Nov 18 (3 days ago)The five NFL road teams whose medical staffs were interviewed and subjected to spot checks of their bags by federal agents may turn out to be just the first five…Click to Continue »Upvote Share Tweet
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