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Weather Moose

Much like Darren Rovell pioneered the “sports biz” industry and almost as beloved, the Weather Moose has blazed new trails in both “sports meteorology” and “moose meteorology.” He is become the trusted source in North Carolina for the answer to all-important question: Is my tailgate going to get rained on. He has also affirmed the credo that a picture is worth 1,000 words but a gif is worth infinity. He’s also a State fan from Johnston County who went to State.

UNC 85, Pitt 64: A Giftastic Recap


UNC welcomed Pitt to the Dean Dome on Sunday: UNC pushes out to a 19-8 lead by the under-12 timeout: Pitt is shooting like Bill Simmons: and the dude from Along Came Polly: UNC goes into the half up 42-29: In the second half, more of the same as UNC gets out to 67-47 lead:… Read more »


Duke 63, Virginia 62: A Giftastic Recap


We head to Cameron Indoor Stadium, where Duke (-2) welcomes Virginia: KVille before the game: Starting slowly, Duke pulls out to a 9-4 lead: Virginia storms back to take a 25-14 lead: Duke closes the gap to 34-31 at halftime: A tight second half sees the teams tied at 58 with 5 minutes to go:… Read more »

ACC Power Rankings

Giftastic ACC Basketball Power Rankings Week 13


1. Virginia W vs Boston College, W @ Pitt, W vs Virginia Tech Things are rolling for Tony Bennett’s team, now. 2. Louisville W vs Boston College, L @ Duke DUKE HAD Y’ALL TRIPPIN, but you’re still #2 in my book 3. North Carolina L @ Notre Dame, W @ Boston College Almost lost to… Read more »

Charlotte Hornets

Rodney Hood Is Good


The last time a good portion of North Carolina basketball fans watched Rodney Hood play, Duke somehow lost to Mercer, in Raleigh, and the world became conscious to the goddamn Nae Nae: If this feels like it was years ago, well, that’s because it was! But a lot has changed for Hood in the past 23… Read more »

Stat Boi's Track of the Week

Stat Boi’s Track of the Week #8 (Super Bowl Edition)


The last two weeks — since the Panthers whipped the Cardinals in Charlotte — have been a blur. I watched just about every second of the 2015 season for the Panthers. You don’t have to be a scout to see why this team is good; it’s painfully obvious; the formula really isn’t that complicated. With… Read more »

College Basketball

Louisville Ladybirds Announce Postseason Ban for 2016


Last year, the Louisville Ladybirds electrified the Greensboro Coliseum crowd with hands-down the best dance team performance at the 2015 New York Life ACC Tournament. This year, there will be no dancing for the Ladybirds or their favorite basketball team as the Cardinals announced a self-imposed post-season ban in a surprise press conference on Friday… Read more »