Michael Jordan http://wunc.org en Michael Jordan: The Origins Of A North Carolina Legend http://wunc.org/post/michael-jordan-origins-north-carolina-legend <p><span style="font-family: Tahoma; font-size: 13px;">North Carolina has produced countless sports stars over the years but none with the global recognition of native son Michael Jordan.&nbsp;</span></p><p><span style="font-family: Tahoma; font-size: 13px;">He dazzled sportscasters and sports fans first in Chapel Hill, and then around the world as the NBA’s greatest player.&nbsp;</span></p> Thu, 10 Jul 2014 15:17:00 +0000 Will Michaels & Frank Stasio 38620 at http://wunc.org Michael Jordan: The Origins Of A North Carolina Legend Bringing The Buzz Back: Charlotte Seeks To Be The NBA's Hornets Again http://wunc.org/post/bringing-buzz-back-charlotte-seeks-be-nbas-hornets-again <p>Charlotte's NBA franchise has begun the journey toward re-embracing the past.<a href="http://www.nba.com/bobcats/bobcats-sports-entertainment-applies-change-teams-name-hornets">&nbsp; Bobcats owner Michael Jordan announced Tuesday that his team is on its way to being known as the Charlotte Hornets</a>.<br><br>Jordan said he has informed the league of his decision and feels the NBA's Board of Governors will approve the name change when they convene in July.&nbsp; He says this is only the first step. Wed, 22 May 2013 13:49:29 +0000 Gurnal Scott 15766 at http://wunc.org Bringing The Buzz Back: Charlotte Seeks To Be The NBA's Hornets Again