Posts Tagged Charlotte

Walker leads Bobcats over Bulls in OT, 91-86

Chicago Bulls' Joakim Noah, left, and Carlos Boozer, center, react after Charlotte Bobcats' Luke Ridnour, right, was called for a foul during the first half of an NBA basketball game in Charlotte, N.C., Wednesday, April 16, 2014. (AP Photo/Chuck Burton)

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Al Jefferson knows few people will be giving the Charlotte Bobcats a chance to upset the Miami Heat in the first round of the Eastern Conference playoffs.

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A look at 3 minority business mentoring programs

A look at minority business mentoring programs, called accelerators, in three metropolitan areas. All the programs aim to help already established companies owned by minorities win contracts with large companies and organizations. The goal is for them to expand and hire more workers, helping the local economy.

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Jefferson leads Bobcats over 76ers 111-105

Philadelphia 76ers center Henry Sims (35) looses control of the ball against Charlotte Bobcats guard Luke Ridnour, right, during the first half of an NBA basketball game in Charlotte, N.C., Saturday, April 12, 2014. (AP Photo/Chris Keane)

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Al Jefferson continued his dominating play with 29 points and 12 rebounds, and the Charlotte Bobcats defeated the Philadelphia 76ers 111-105 Saturday night for their sixth win in seven games.

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Panthers sign former Ravens TE Dickson

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — The Panthers added depth at tight end on Thursday, signing four-year NFL veteran Ed Dickson from the Baltimore Ravens to a one-year contract.

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