Posts Tagged North Carolina

White Sox promote LHP Rodon from minors

CHICAGO (AP) — Carlos Rodon was watching funny YouTube videos with his girlfriend and another buddy when he got the call from the Chicago White Sox.

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Panthers’ Davis says Tillman can put defense over the top

Carolina Panthers' Luke Kuechly speaks to the media during the first day of their NFL football offseason conditioning program, Monday, April 20, 2015, in Charlotte, N.C. (AP Photo/Chuck Burton)

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Thomas Davis says the addition of veteran cornerback Charles Tillman will take the Carolina Panthers’ defense to the next level.

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Hornets GM Cho: Stephenson ‘didn’t work like we expected’

Charlotte Hornets' Lance Stephenson speaks to the media after an end of season team meeting in Charlotte, N.C., Thursday, April 16, 2015. After a disappointing and injury-plagued season, the Hornets must figure out how to get back to the postseason. Questions abound, including what the team will do with underachieving free agent pickup Lance Stephenson, who is still under contract for another season. (AP Photo/Chuck Burton)

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Hornets general manager Rich Cho says the Lance Stephenson signing last summer “didn’t work out as we expected it to.”

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Winston-Salem State paying tribute to ‘Big House’ Gaines

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. (AP) — Winston-Salem State University is remembering the legacy left by the late basketball coach Clarence “Big House” Gaines.

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Appeals panel rules RCR intentionally altered Newman’s tires

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — A NASCAR appeals panel on Thursday upheld a penalty against Richard Childress Racing for intentionally manipulating the tires on a car driven by Ryan Newman at Fontana.

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