Tag: media

Hayes Permar

What does Hayes like about sports? Walk offs, walkovers, walk ups, walk outs, walks, Ewoks, “Walk Like A Man” by Frankie Valli and the Four Seasons. He is from Wake County and dropped out of Davidson, UNC and NC State, jumps on whatever in-state bandwagon is currently tracking towards a championship and has a favorite team but pretends he doesn’t for journalistic purposes.

From the North Cack Stacks: The Weekly Best in NC Sports Media


As baseball and soccer become the main focus of the sports world (look, it’s what we have…deal with it), journalists are killing time before they can give you their college football previews–but that doesn’t mean they aren’t still cranking out good work. Here’s some of the best: -Despite falling 3-2 to the Houston Dynamo of… Read more »

Phinal Phour in Phoenix: Day 1 Notebook


 First thing first: Phoenix is not a basketball town. Every day we were in Brooklyn or Memphis I saw people playing, shooting, or at least holding a basketball somewhere around the city. Not the case in Phoenix (or Glendale or Scottsdale, the other two towns events are taking place all week). It’s not a basketball… Read more »

#WholePackofBowls Day 1: No Uber in Shreveport


I assumed I’d lose some money in Shreveport–if you’re staying in a casino on Christmas Eve your activities are pretty much destined to be “sit at a blackjack table” or “watch ‘A Christmas Story’” until you fall asleep (do you go with TBS or the more traditional TNT? They BOTH air it all day now)…. Read more »

Dear Caniacs – By Michelle McMahon

SC8 Diary

Editor’s note: The SportsChannel8 Diary is where we “pass the pen” to someone outside of the SC8 team who can give us a unique perspective. This entry comes from Michelle McMahon who is moving from the Hurricanes broadcast team to the NHL Network. This article originally ran on Section 328, where you’ll find the best Canes coverage for… Read more »