Sports Betting News

Lack of North Carolina Sports Betting Puts Teams at Competitive Disadvantage

August 10, 2022 | By: Kris Johnson

North Carolina sports betting is on hold until 2023, and the state’s professional sports teams are ramping up efforts to make legalization a reality next year. Teams including the NHL’s Carolina Hurricanes are upping the pressure on politicians and “explaining to key lawmakers that failure to act could punish their bottom lines and their ability […]

Top 5 Players in Charlotte Hornets History

August 9, 2022 | By: Kris Johnson

The NBA’s all-time greatest player owns the Charlotte Hornets, but the team has still yet to make an appearance in the NBA Finals.  When it comes to these lists, you can argue many points, but nobody was better than Michael Jordan on the professional hardwood. Jordan has simply not been able to replicate his success […]

Top 5 Players in Carolina Hurricanes History

August 8, 2022 | By: Kris Johnson

We’re writing this piece for all the “Caniacs” that are already jonesing for hockey in August. What’s more fun than creating a list of the five best players in franchise history? Watching the Carolina Hurricanes move up Stanley Cup odds boards at sports betting apps including DraftKings and FanDuel. That’s exactly what the Canes have […]

Report: North Carolina Casino Under Investigation by Federal Government

August 4, 2022 | By: Caleb Tallman

When a projected $273 million building project is held up, it tends to make headlines. When that same project includes the third retail sports betting venue in North Carolina, it starts to get everyone’s attention. That is precisely what is happening as the Two Kings Casino permanent casino project has been stalled while it is […]

Top 5 Players in Carolina Panthers History

August 3, 2022 | By: Kris Johnson

The thing about these lists is they’re bound by so much subjectivity, and subjectivity can be deeply rooted in both good and painful memories. We don’t promise to offer an objective list here. One, we’re writing about sports. This isn’t life or death. And two, it’s more fun to write a completely subjective piece on […]

GeoComply Analysis Shows North Carolina Sports Bettors Crave Legal Sportsbooks 

August 1, 2022 | By: Kris Johnson

North Carolina’s neighbors are benefiting from the Tar Heel State’s inability to legalize sports betting, as there’s clear evidence that NC sports bettors are attempting to access legal sportsbooks in Virginia and Tennessee.  GeoComply Senior Director of Government Relations Danny DiRienzo performed a heat-map analysis for NC Sharp that details the activity in the state over […]

Best 5 Seasons in Duke Football History

July 29, 2022 | By: Caleb Tallman

The Duke Blue Devils are one of the nation’s top teams when it comes to basketball. Football, though, has always been a lower priority for the university. This is not to say that the Blue Devils have not had their fair share of successful seasons.  With that thought in mind, let us look back at […]

Top 5 Players in UNC Football History

July 28, 2022 | By: Caleb Tallman

The North Carolina Tar Heels are better known as a basketball school. The football program has won five ACC titles in school history. The Tar Heels, though, have had their fair share of football stars even if it hasn’t led them to national glory with regularity. To compile our list of North Carolina’s top five […]

Charlotte 49ers Futures Odds

July 20, 2022 | By: Caleb Tallman

Over the last few years, the Charlotte 49ers have been an up and down program under head coach Will Healy. There are rumblings that if 2022 is another disappointing season Healy may be gone. He is definitely on the hot seat, and while he has shown some things in his time leading the program, it […]

Appalachian State Mountaineers Futures Odds

July 19, 2022 | By: Caleb Tallman

Appalachian State is one of those very few teams that make the jump from the FCS into the FBS and do not miss a beat. The Mountaineers have been a trampoline of sorts for up-and-coming coaches. Yet regardless of who is in charge in Boone, N.C., the Mountaineers win eight-plus games and compete for conference […]