About the Author

Amber Hoffman

Amber Hoffman is a former Managing Editor of NCSharp.com. A recovering attorney, she's spent almost a decade developing and managing websites and writing for a variety of industries. Amber married into a Red Sox family and has embraced the Sox ever since.

Could North Carolina Be Left Out Of March Madness?

February 23, 2023 | By: Amber Hoffman

When you think about the NCAA March Madness Tournament and the North Carolina Tar Heels, the question is usually how far will they go? Or will they face Duke? This year, however, the question is “Will they make the tournament?” Currently, they sit at 17-11 overall and 9-8 in the conference. That’s good for eighth […]

Charlotte Hornets Betting Odds: Is There Hope for the Future?

February 4, 2023 | By: Amber Hoffman

The Charlotte Hornets have not had a good season. In fact, the Hornets are having one of the worst seasons in the NBA. The most frustrating part about the Hornets is the team is led by some solid veterans.  Why is that so frustrating? Because even with solid vets, the Hornets are still awful. At some […]

Report: North Carolina Could Support Nine Vegas-Style Casinos

January 30, 2023 | By: Amber Hoffman

Gambling in North Carolina is a hot-button topic. It is multi-faceted, with typical casino-style games and gambling being one part and sports betting being another. Even in those areas, it is split, with in-person/retail gambling and online sports betting in North Carolina being separate entities.  We know currently that there is no online gambling in […]

Charlotte Hornets Betting Odds: Hornets Riding Best Stretch of Season

January 27, 2023 | By: Amber Hoffman

The Charlotte Hornets have not had many wins as a team this season. In fact, Charlotte has the third-fewest wins in the league. Over the previous eight days, though, the Hornets have won three out of five games. That is tied for their best five-game stretch of the season.  On Thursday, Jan. 26, the Hornets beat […]

North Carolina Teams and Organizations Seek Sports Betting Licenses

January 21, 2023 | By: Amber Hoffman

While legislators are optimistic that North Carolina sports betting legislation will pass in the first legislative window of 2023, that’s not all that may be on the docket. North Carolina pro teams and pro sports leagues that have events in North Carolina have all come together to try and push legislators to give the majority […]

What Will Mobile Betting Mean For North Carolina Sports Fans?

August 23, 2021 | By: Amber Hoffman

North Carolina sports fans interested in adding a little juice to the on-field action and their in-arena entertainment may soon have the opportunity to do so.  A bill that would legalize sports betting in the state continues to work its way through the legislature and would allow people 21 and older to wager on professional, […]