Sports: Columnists

Jul. 21, 2014 @ 04:29 PM

Jason Hawkins Outdoors: The rhythm of the rain

It began raining at 2 a.m. He heard it and felt it and sensed it and the thunder pounded his senses and the lightning offered him a flash of vision. He waited and stirred and when the rains became light, his feet were left bare and his pant legs rolled above his ankles and the spinning rod became soft in his hand.


Jul. 20, 2014 @ 11:56 PM

Crouching Tiger can't get right

Tiger, Tiger, Tiger ...


Jul. 14, 2014 @ 09:52 PM

Water flows east


Jul. 08, 2014 @ 08:10 AM

McCann: P.J. keeps making bad decisions

Ex-UNC guard now with Hornets keeps finding trouble


Jul. 06, 2014 @ 02:08 PM

The ways of Grays

The Hillside Lady Hornets go to class and then take opponents to school on the basketball court. 


Jun. 27, 2014 @ 08:53 PM

P.J. Hairston story plays only in America

A second chance at hoops. A second chance at life.


Jun. 24, 2014 @ 08:47 AM

What has you hooked?

The death of Tony Gwynn renewed the push get smokeless tobacco out of Major League Baseball, and that’s fine if the issue is addiction, as opposed to role models.


Jun. 20, 2014 @ 04:43 PM

Heat's Wade continues to fade

The man known as Flash clearly has lost a step.


Jun. 14, 2014 @ 11:15 PM

Spurs showing Heat how to play well with others

San Antonio's brand of basketball is perhaps America's favorite "pass" time. 


Jun. 10, 2014 @ 07:03 PM

Comforted by pale, blue Panama hat

From where she keeps the pen and the leather-bound journal, she allows a foot to be cleansed by the water and her soul to be lifted like the vapors.


Jun. 05, 2014 @ 04:45 PM

Where's David Stern?

The NBA is missing some wonderful branding opportunities. 


Jun. 03, 2014 @ 05:57 PM

Jason Hawkins column: The Dream Fish Project

Apparently, I don’t just think about fish, I dream about them, too.


Jun. 02, 2014 @ 08:17 PM

These Tigers are #WINNING!

All they do is win over there at Chapel Hill High School.


May. 28, 2014 @ 07:35 PM

Montross with the assist


May. 24, 2014 @ 03:31 PM

Jason Hawkins: Drive to coast is time to take it all in

During the five-hour drive to Frisco in the company of an angler friend, I realized five hours is just not enough time to make fishing tales grow and a friendship grow even more.