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C.J. Leslie

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Hitting To All Fields: RIP Gandolfini, Bobcats’ Draft Pick, & David Stern’s Last NBA Draft

First and foremost, rest in PEACE to James Gandolfini aka “Tony Soprano” who passed away of a heart attack at 51. He was a transcendent American figure who was taken way too early from this world. Hands down, The Sopranos was one of the epic shows in television history.

Sports Radio 610AM WFNZ The Fan–07/03/2013

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NC State Forward C.J. Leslie Entering NBA Draft

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) North Carolina State’s C.J. Leslie is joining teammate Lorenzo Brown by skipping his final season and entering the NBA draft.

Sports Radio 610AM WFNZ The Fan–04/02/2013

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How Rodney Purvis’ Decision To Transfer Will Affect NC State

It’s understandable to see a few Sydney Lowe holdovers transfer or to lose stars to the draft, but Rodney Purivs doesn’t fit either category. He’s a Gottfried recruit and he’s choosing to leave the school. Convincing fans and recruits that the program’s future is still as bright as a it was a year ago – when they made a surprising Sweet 16 run – will be Mark Gottfried’s biggest challenge.

Sports Radio 610AM WFNZ The Fan–04/02/2013

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Hitting To All Fields: Thoughts On Passing Of Reid Flair, Keep Your Head Up Kevin Ware, MLB Season 2013 Is Here

First and foremost, on behalf of everyone here at CBS Radio Charlotte, I would like to send my condolences and prayers to Ric Flair, great friend of WFNZ, on the passing of his 25-year old son Reid. No Parent should ever outlive their child.

Sports Radio 610AM WFNZ The Fan–04/02/2013

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Hitting To All Fields: Dennis Rodman A Political Ambassador; March Is About To Get MAD In The ACC; & Could Bobcats Season Get Worse?

Dennis Rodman as a politcial ambassador for peace talking to George Stephanopoulos would have been like the Kardashian sisters speaking to the late Mother Teresa about celibacy.

Sports Radio 610AM WFNZ The Fan–03/06/2013

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Hitting To All Fields: Heels Make “STATE”ment To Wolfpack, Wake Upsets #2 Miami, Danica Lives Up To Daytona Hype

Epic win for UNC over N.C. State in Chapel Hill…The Dean Dome crowd was rocking big time for the Heels 76-65 “STATE”ment over the Pack. Hats off to Reggie Bullock who was on fire, hitting 5 out of 12 from three point range with 22 points and 13 rebounds. Freshman Marcus Paige outplayed one of the best point guards in America: Lorenzo Brown with eight assists and ZERO turnovers…the highly touted McDonald’s All-American finally played as advertised coming out of Marion, Iowa.

Sports Radio 610AM WFNZ The Fan–02/26/2013

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Hitting To All Fields: Ray Lewis Keeps Dream Alive, Denver Chokes, Brady & Belichick Back In Title Game

Congrat”U”lations to Ray Lewis! #52 from the “U.” The DREAM is still ALIVE! 17 tackles in the Ravens EPIC upset of Denver in the AFC Divisional Playoffs…retire? Retire? WHY?

Sports Radio 610AM WFNZ The Fan–01/15/2013