by Sharon Thorsland   College football is finally here, and it’s the season opener for North Carolina. The Tar Heels take on Florida A&M on Saturday, kick-off is set for 8:15 at Kenan Stadium. After a disappointing 6-7 campaign in 2021, the Heels are looking to get back on track and once again compete for […]

by Sharon Thorsland   The Panthers take on the Bills at Bank of America Stadium on Friday night in their final game of the preseason.  This will be the closest thing to a regular season match-up, with Baker Mayfield and most of the starters playing into the second quarter.  The only problem is the Bills […]

by Sharon Thorsland   It’s been quite a week for the Panthers in Foxboro – their two days of joint practices were marred by several fights that saw several players from both teams kicked off the field. Let’s hope none of that animosity carries over into Friday night’s preseason matchup between the teams. In spite […]

  By Sharon Thorsland Around the NFL, hope springs eternal in August. And there is plenty of optimism surrounding the Panthers. Star running back Christian McCaffrey is healthy again, the defense gets cornerback Jaycee Horn back, and oh yeah, we’ve got a quarterback competition going on that’s got fans buzzing. Baker Mayfield and Sam Darnold […]

The Carolina Panthers bolstered their quarterback room Wednesday by acquiring former Cleveland Browns QB Baker Mayfield in exchange for a 2024 conditional fifth-round draft pick. https://twitter.com/Panthers/status/1544739514748489730 Mayfield agreed to a paycut to ultimately execute the deal, reducing his previously-signed fifth year option from $18.85 million to $15 million. Cleveland will retain $10 million of his […]

Charlotte Hornets' new head coach Steve Clifford joins Good Morning BT with Bo Thompson & Beth Troutman and Jim Szoke to talk about returning to the team he coached from 2013 to 2018.

Charlotte Knights' Chief Operating Officer Dan Rajkowski joins Good Morning BT with Bo Thompson and Beth Troutman talking about the ACC Baseball Tournament at Truist Field this week and WBT Skyshow returning to Truist Field on July 4th.

WFNZ radio host Nick Wilson joins Good Morning BT with Bo Thompson and Beth Troutman with his take on the Carolina Panthers' selection of offensive tackle Ikem Ekwonu in the first round of the NFL draft.

WBT announces a new morning show, Good Morning BT with Bo Thompson and Beth Troutman, and the UNC Tar Heels take on the Duke Blue Devils in one of the biggest college basketball games of all time - which one I'm pulling for, and why.

Sports Radio WFNZ host Nick Wilson joins Bo Thompson in studio (mostly) with his takes on the end of the Major League Baseball lockout, a grand jury convened to consider evidence and hear testimony in regard to ten criminal complaints filed against NFL quarterback Deshaun Watson, and the ACC tournament.