Legendary broadcaster Larry King talked with Marc James this week about turning the big 8-0, his new show on HULU, and his take on great athletes in the sports world.
There was a time when Ron Rivera’s Carolina Panthers couldn’t win a close game. Now they refuse to lose them. The streaking Panthers (8-3) have won seven straight games, including the last three by erasing fourth quarter deficits.
In honor of tonight’s ESPN 30 For 30 series called “Bernie and Ernie,” Jim Celania brought back one of his old stories dating back to 30 years ago about the legendary Bernard King.
Radio.com’s Country Jet Set Tour is seven days of music in seven cities. On day two we ate BBQ with Parmalee in their home state, then watched them sing their hit “Carolina” and preview their upcoming album at a local club.
Wide Receiver Steve Smith called in to “The Drive” with Taylor Zarzour and Marc James to set the record straight about his locker room comments, his record setting 800th career reception, and furthering his record with a 3-3 Panthers team.
Quarterback Cam Newton said if the Panthers are going to turn things around this season he needs to play better in the second half of games.
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Bobcats coach Steve Clifford said despite adding two big men to the roster this offseason, rebounding remains his biggest concern as the team prepares to open training camp Tuesday in Asheville, N.C.
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Bobcats president of basketball operations Rod Higgins believes Charlotte is a team on the rise. Higgins wasn’t about to predict how many wins the Bobcats will have in their final season before changing to the Charlotte Hornets, but he expects they’ll be “much improved” over last season.
SPARTANBURG, S.C. (AP) Panthers coach Ron Rivera isn’t feeling any additional pressure this season to win. That’s somewhat surprising since he has a losing record and his team has been awful in close games during his first two seasons in Carolina.
Cam Newton talked with The Drive about the criticism he’s experienced over the past few years, the chemistry he has formed with his wide receivers, and what he needs to do to be a successful quarterback in the league.