Carolina Sports News and Rumors
CHARLOTTE, N.C. – The decision to cut veteran defensive back Charles Godfrey on Tuesday left two impressions on the Carolina Panthers' locker room. No. 1, nobody’s job is safe. No. 2, Godfrey wasn’t cut out to be a cornerback. But the first impression w…Upvote Share Tweet
Cam Newton's goal is not to be taken out of another blowout lossESPN.com 6 hours agoCHARLOTTE, N.C. – That backup quarterback Derek Anderson has appeared in three of the last five games for the Carolina Panthers normally would be a good sign. Not this year. Anderson played in eight games the past three seasons at Carolina. Six of his a…Upvote Share Tweet
Carolina Panthers give James Dockery a shot at nickle cornerbackcharlotteobserver.com 6 hours agoThree weeks ago, cornerback James Dockery wasn?t even on an NFL roster. Now he will be the Carolina Panthers? starting nickel corner against Seattle this week.Click to Continue »Upvote Share TweetAt 3-3-1 and with the defending Super Bowl champion Seattle Seahawks coming to town, Carolina Panthers quarterback Cam Newton said his team can?t afford to press.Click to Continue »Upvote Share Tweet
Carolina Panthers DE Greg Hardy’s attorney preparing for Nov. 17 trial startcharlotteobserver.com 9 hours agoThe Charlotte attorney for Carolina Panthers defensive end Greg Hardy is preparing for Hardy?s jury trial on domestic violence charges to begin as scheduled next month during the Panthers? bye…Click to Continue »Upvote Share Tweetprofootballtalk.com 10 hours agoIt doesn’t look like Panthers linebacker Luke Kuechly will be fined for the contact with an official that led to his ejection from last Sunday’s game against the Packers, but Colts linebacker Erik Walden wasn’t so lucky. Walden was ejected for the same …Upvote Share Tweet
Memorable night for young guns as three rookies register first pointthehockeynews.com 12 hours agoIn 50 years, there will be three separate sets of grandkids hearing tell of Tuesday night’s NHL action. The reason being for rookies Jonathan Drouin, Adam Lowry, and Seth Griffith, it was the night they registered their first NHL point. The Bruins’ Grif…Upvote Share TweetNHL.com Oct 22 (yesterday)WINNIPEG - Rookie Adam Lowry was sporting a smile and a special grey helmet after he scored his first NHL goal in Winnipeg's 3-1 victory over the Carolina Hurricanes on Tuesday. Lowry's game-winning goal snapped Winnipeg's four-game losing st...Upvote Share TweetPanthers linebacker Luke Kuechly will not be fined for swinging his elbow and nearly hitting an official during Sunday?s 38-17 loss at Green Bay, according to an ESPN report.Click to Continue »Upvote Share Tweet
Carolina Panthers fans say wireless service is unreliable at Bank of America StadiumThe Panthers? latest off-field challenge: Keeping up with fans? expectations for quick and reliable phone service as they seek to do more on their smartphones.Click to Continue »Upvote Share Tweet
Panthers are ‘pretties of ugly’ NFC SouthDespite a 3-3-1 record and a reeling defense, the Panthers sit alone atop the NFC South, where nine wins might be enough to win the division this season.Click to Continue »Upvote Share Tweet
Carolina Panthers rookies visit Levine Children’s HospitalCarolina Panthers rookies donned Halloween costumes Tuesday and provided candy, autographed footballs and took photos with pediatric patients who may not otherwise have the chance to enjoy a traditional Halloween…Click to Continue »Upvote Share Tweetyahoo.com Oct 21 (yesterday)The Cincinnati Bengals are in a bit of a free fall, having lost two of three games (and one tie), and there seems to be a connection with wide receiver A.J. Green having missed the past two contests. They didn't seem to miss him in a 37-37 tie against t…Upvote Share Tweet
Rumor Roundup: Could a Yakupov-for-Gardiner swap happen?thehockeynews.com Oct 21 (yesterday)The appearance of Toronto Maple Leafs GM Dave Nonis at Rexall Place for Friday’s game between the Vancouver Canucks and Edmonton Oilers raised eyebrows among NHL followers. Sportsnet’s Mark Spector wondered if Ben Scrivens performance in that game could…Upvote Share Tweet
Ron Rivera having to play projects hurting Panthers' growthESPN.com Oct 21 (yesterday)CHARLOTTE, N.C. -- One of the interesting moments following Sunday’s 38-17 loss at Green Bay came when Carolina Panthers coach Ron Rivera was asked if he planned any personnel changes. Rivera stared at the reporter for a second, then said, "I playe…Upvote Share Tweet
NFL Live Prediction: Seahawks-PanthersOct 22The NFL Live crew make their picks for Seattle at Carolina.
Jets Fly By HurricanesOct 21The Jets beat the Hurricanes 3-1 to hand Carolina its fifth straight loss.
NFL Says Kuechly Ejection WrongOct 21Ed Werder reacts to the report that the NFL says Panthers LB Luke Kuechly should have not been ejected for inadvertent contact with an official in Sunday's loss to the Packers.
Cobb: 'We Know The Power That We Have'Oct 19Packers receiver Randall Cobb comments on his team's 38-17 win over the Panthers.
Here Come the ArchitectsOct 22ARLINGTON, Va. — Let the debate begin over the historic first two Pro Football Hall of Fame Contributors selections, but make no mistake about the picks of former general managers Bill Polian and Ron Wolf. The Hall is opening the door wide for franchise…
Clayton's mailbag -- Big-name wide receiver trades carry riskOct 21John Clayton's mailbag: Trading for a big-name receiver, such as Percy Harvin, comes with a risk.
Nikola Vucevic, Orlando Magic agree to 4-year, $53 million extensionOct 21The Orlando Magic reached terms on a contract extension Tuesday with center Nikola Vucevic, according to team sources.
NBA: This Memphis Grizzlies team will not quitOct 21The Grizzlies have made four straight postseasons. This could be the first one where they scratch and claw their way to June, writes J.A. Adande