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Former UNCW great Devontae Cacok makes his first career start with Lakers

Former UNCW men's basketball great Devontae Cacok made a dream a reality on Tuesday night. Cacok made his first career start for the Los Angeles Lakers against the New Orleans Pelicans. 

Mavs owner Cuban stops playing national anthem at home games UPDATE

Dallas Mavericks owner Mark Cuban says he decided before this season began not to play the national anthem before his team's home games.

Judge sides with Zion Williamson against ex-marketing agent

A federal judge in North Carolina has ruled in favor of New Orleans Pelicans player Zion Williamson in a case surrounding the validity of a contract he terminated with a Florida-based marketing agent who is seeking $100 million in damages from the former Duke star.

Video shows Irving maskless at gathering as NBA vows to get tougher on COVID

Five games have been called off already this week as more teams deal with virus-related issues.

Hammon first woman to coach NBA team

Becky Hammon became the first woman to coach an NBA team, taking over the San Antonio Spurs after coach Gregg Popovich was ejected

Gordon Hayward signs with Hornets

Hayward's agreement with the Hornets is reportedly a four-year, $120 million deal.

The wait is over: Delayed NBA draft finally comes Wednesday

The NBA draft finally arrives Wednesday. Players such as Anthony Edwards, LaMelo Ball and James Wiseman should be about a month into their rookie seasons by now.

Devontae Cacok becomes first UNCW alum to win NBA championship

Sunday night's NBA win was also a win for UNCW. 

Chris Paul enrolls in North Carolina HBCU to encourage vote

NBA star Chris Paul has enrolled in a historically Black college in North Carolina, where he will take a class and encourage students to get to the polls.

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Man dies in single vehicle accident on Highway 17

The accident occurred on Saturday, Apr. 10, around 1 p.m. roughly two miles south of Bolivia.

Sixth person shot in York County mass shooting dies at hospital

His family reported Friday that Shook was out of surgery and stable, but wasn’t out of the woods quite yet. Hours later, the coroner’s office released the news that Shook has lost his battle.

The Salvation Army holds spring fundraiser during the Azalea Festival

This is the second year the Salvation Army of the Cape Fear Women's Auxiliary is not holding its annual "Spring Fling", traditionally held during the Azalea Festival, and like last year, it's been canceled because of the pandemic.

NHRMC and Novant Health partner with Cape Fear Habitat to build their 11th home

Novant health and New Hanover Regional Medical Center partnering with Cape Fear Habitat for Humanity to sponsor a home for a local mother of two .