Stories by Steve Reed

Tuesday, June 23, 2015

Hornets to host all-star game in 2017

CHARLOTTE, N.C. - NBA Commissioner Adam Silver announced at the team's downtown arena Tuesday that the Hornets will play host the league's annual showcase event in 2017.
By Steve Reed

Friday, June 19, 2015

How a florist helped catch suspect

KINGS MOUNTAIN, N.C. - Debbie Dills thought the black Hyundai next to her at a stoplight looked familiar.
By Steve Reed

Sunday, May 17, 2015

Rory McIlroy cruises to victory in Wells Fargo Championship

CHARLOTTE, N.C. - Rory McIlroy became the first two-time winner in the Wells Fargo Championship with a dominating seven-shot victory Sunday over Webb Simpson and Patrick Rodgers.
By Steve Reed

Saturday, May 16, 2015

McIlroy sets course record, leads by four

CHARLOTTE, N.C. - Rory McIlroy shot 11-under-par 61 1 to break the Quail Hollow record and take a four-shot lead in the Wells Fargo Championship.
By Steve Reed

Friday, May 15, 2015

Simpson shares Wells Fargo lead

Webb Simpson chipped in twice for birdie and shot 5-under-par 67 for a share of the second-round lead with Robert Streb in the Wells Fargo Championship. Streb had 69 to match Simpson at 10-under 134.
By Steve Reed

Thursday, May 14, 2015

Streb fires 65 to lead at Wells Fargo, ex-Jaguar one back

Streb shot 7-under-par 65 on Thursday to take a one-shot lead over former Augusta State star Patrick Reed and Kevin Chappell after the first round of the Wells Fargo Championship.
By Steve Reed

Saturday, May 9, 2015

Artis-Payne looks to make name for himself in Carolina

CHARLOTTE, N.C. - Running back Cameron Artis-Payne is hoping there's enough room for two Cams in the Carolina Panthers' backfield - him and quarterback Cam Newton.
By Steve Reed

Saturday, March 28, 2015

Hawks rest all five starters, fall to Hornets

CHARLOTTE, N.C.- emba Walker scored 21 points and the Charlotte Hornets beat an Atlanta Hawks team missing all five starters, 115-100 on Saturday night.
By Steve Reed

Monday, Feb. 9, 2015

Domestic violence charges against Hardy are dismissed

Prosecutors dismissed domestic violence charges against Carolina Panthers defensive end and soon-to-be free agent Greg Hardy on Monday after they said the accuser in the case couldn't be found.
By Steve Reed

Sunday, Feb. 8, 2015

Jordan calls Smith his 'teacher, second father'

CHARLOTTE, N.C. - Michael Jordan called North Carolina coaching great Dean Smith the most influential person in his life other than his parents.
By Steve Reed

Tuesday, Jan. 27, 2015

Vickers ready to race again

CHARLOTTE, N.C. - Brian Vickers is eager to get back on the racetrack and prove he still has what it takes to win Sprint Cup races following emergency open heart surgery.
By Steve Reed

Tuesday, Jan. 6, 2015

Panthers reversing season of setbacks

Carolina has five consecutive wins as they prepare to take on Seattle. The Panthers' season was marred by injuries, convictions and a fire at Rivera's home.
By Steve Reed

Monday, Jan. 5, 2015

Panthers coach's home damaged in fire

CHARLOTTE, N.C. - Panthers coach Ron Rivera has more to worry about this week  after an overnight fire at his home left his family displaced.
By Steve Reed

Sunday, Jan. 4, 2015

Newton says Panthers must improve

CHARLOTTE, N.C. - Cam Newton said if the Panthers hope to make a deep playoff run they'll need to cut down on mistakes and make more plays on offense.
By Steve Reed

Saturday, Jan. 3, 2015

Newton, defense lead Panthers

CHARLOTTE, N.C. - Cam Newton threw for 198 yards and two touchdowns, Carolina's defense set an NFL record for fewest yards allowed in a postseason game, and the Panthers defeated the Arizona ...
By Steve Reed

Friday, Jan. 2, 2015

Panthers' Newton is the center of Cardinals' attention

CHARLOTTE, N.C. - The key to the Arizona Cardinals advancing in the NFC playoffs could come down to their ability to slow down Carolina Panthers quarterback Cam Newton in the running game.
By Steve Reed

Thursday, Jan. 1, 2015

Panthers' Newton has new mindset

CHARLOTTE, N.C. - Carolina Panthers coach Ron Rivera believes the two-vehicle wreck Dec. 9 that left quarterback Cam Newton with two fractures in his lower back has helped put things in ...
By Steve Reed

Tuesday, Dec. 30, 2014

Carolina looking to wipe out memories of 2009 loss to Arizona

Six seasons ago the Cardinals clobbered the NFC South champion Panthers 33-13, forcing six Jake Delhomme turnovers. The win ended Carolina's Super Bowl bid.
By Steve Reed

Friday, Dec. 26, 2014

Richt: Gurley to enter NFL Draft

CHARLOTTE, N.C. - Georgia coach Mark Richt says junior running back Todd Gurley has informed him that he plans to enter the NFL Draft.
By Steve Reed

Monday, Dec. 22, 2014

Panthers have owned December under coach Ron Rivera

CHARLOTTE, N.C. - The Carolina Panthers have used another strong December push under fourth-year coach Ron Rivera to reclaim the NFC South division lead.
By Steve Reed
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