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Trevon Brown out for next game, Wil Baumann leads ACC in punting, MJ calls Obama hack golfer
Submitted by John Rendleman on Thu, 10/30/2014 - 10:56pm.

videoTrevon Brown won't be suiting up this weekend for the East Carolina Pirates. The freshman wide receiver isn't ready to go after hurting his left knee last week. Trevon Brown is a New Hanover grad. Former Hoggard Viking Wil Baumann continues to lead the ACC in punting. Michael Jordan

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MJ sits down to talk as NBA season tips off
Submitted by John Rendleman on Tue, 10/28/2014 - 10:56pm.

videoIn his four seasons as the majority owner of the NBA team in Charlotte, Michael Jordan has endured plenty, including the worst season in NBA history, but the Laney High graduate says the competitor in him has his eyes on a seventh NBA ring.

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Buzz Peterson's family on the road again
Submitted by John Rendleman on Thu, 08/14/2014 - 10:56pm.

videoFor the last four years Buzz Peterson has been a Wilmington resident. As of Thursday that's no longer the case. The former UNCW men's head basketball coach moved his family to the Charlotte area. Peterson will be working with the NBA Charlotte Hornets down the road. This means his son, Rob, will not be playing for Laney in the upcoming basketball season.

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Hornets draft Noah Vonleh, acquire P.J. Hairston & unveil new court all in one day
Submitted by John Rendleman on Thu, 06/26/2014 - 10:42pm.

videoThursday was a busy day for Wilmington native Michael Jordan. The owner of the Charlotte Hornets somehow ended up with former UNC Tar Heel P.J. Hairston despite Hairston being drafted by the Miami Heat. The Hornets also unveiled their new court on Thursday.

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Former Hoggard pitcher picks up win for Sharks; Hornets unveil new uniforms
Submitted by John Rendleman on Thu, 06/19/2014 - 10:03pm.

videoHoggard graduate Joe O'Donnell picked up his second win of the season on the mound on Thursday for the Wilmington Sharks. In front of one of the largest crowds of the season the Sharks beat Morehead City. Michael Jordan won't be suiting up for the Charlotte Hornets, but his team will at least look sharp. The Hornets unveiled their new uniforms on Thursday. In Pinehurst a 6th grader won over the crowd with an impressive round at the U.S. Open and a few licks of ice cream during her media conference.

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Spurs blister Heat in game 3
Submitted by John Rendleman on Tue, 06/10/2014 - 10:51pm.

The San Antonio Spurs got off to a great start on Tuesday night against the Miami Heat. The Spurs ending up cruising to a convincing win over Miami in game 3 of the NBA Finals. WWAY TV will be airing every game of the San Antonio-Miami series.

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Bobcats officially become Hornets in Charlotte
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 05/20/2014 - 1:41pm.

The Charlotte Hornets are back. The NBA franchise announced Tuesday they have officially changed the name back to the Hornets after 10 years of being known as the Bobcats.

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NC State's T.J. Warren to enter NBA draft
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 04/08/2014 - 12:01pm.

North Carolina State sophomore T.J. Warren is entering the NBA draft. In a statement released by the school Tuesday, the Atlantic Coast Conference's player of the year said he had "a fun ride" but was ready for the NBA.

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WWAY's Wednesday night sports - October 30
Submitted by John Rendleman on Wed, 10/30/2013 - 10:47pm.

videoChampions! Boston defeated St. Louis 6-1 on Wednesday night to win the World Series. It's the first fall classic title for Boston in their home ballpark in 95 years. Laney, Hoggard, Whiteville, South Brunswick and East Bladen won first round state playoff games in soccer on Wednesday. East Bladen is this week's football team of the week. The UNCW men's basketball team won by 50 in exhibition play o Wednesday. Plus more!

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WWAY's Wednesday night sports - August 21
Submitted by John Rendleman on Wed, 08/21/2013 - 10:16pm.

videoIt's the next to last day for our "Two-A-Days". We featured Laney and Whiteville on Wednesday on WWAY. The East Carolina Pirates will be without two wide receivers this season. Two players were ruled ineligible for the season due to academic reasons. Former East Bladen Eagle Desmond Bryant continues to show generosity for the Eagle football program. Plus more!

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