It’s going to be a fantastic college hoops week here in Raleigh – Durham with all three of our favorite teams in action at home. Be sure to follow along as the Blue Devils, Wolfpack and Tar Heels play ball and hopefully score wins. Additionally, all of North Carolina’s major league sports teams will be competing as well. The Hurricanes, Hornets, and Panthers have interesting match-ups that you don’t want to miss! We highlight a cool dozen upcoming games worth your attention over the coming days.

The 919 game picks for week #51 are the Charlotte Hornets VS. Milwaukee Bucks. The NBA teams play back-to-back over the weekend, and it will be interesting to see who comes out on top at home and on the road. Additionally, we have listed all of the best basketball, hockey, and football games happening this week for your viewing pleasure.

Be sure to mark your calendars, set your DVR’s to record, and fire up those live streaming and social media apps when it’s game-time so you have the best all-around virtual seats to cheer on your fave teams with the ultimate behind the scenes access.

NCAA – Men’s Basketball

NC State VS. Robert Morris Colonials

  • Date: Tue, Dec 19 @ 7 PM [Home]
  • Location: PNC Arena – Raleigh, NC
  • Watch on TV/Live Stream: ACC Network Extra / WatchESPN

→ Follow the Wolfpack on Twitter, Instagram, and Facebook

Duke VS. Evansville Purple Aces

  • Date: Wed, Dec 20 @ 7 PM [Home]
  • Location: Cameron Indoor Stadium – Durham, NC
  • Watch on TV/Live Stream: ESPN2 / WatchESPN

→ Follow the Blue Devils on Twitter, Instagram, and Facebook

UNC VS. Wofford Terriers

  • Date: Wed, Dec 20 @ 9 PM [Home]
  • Location: Dean Smith Center – Chapel Hill, NC
  • Watch on TV/Live Stream: ESPN2 / WatchESPN

→ Follow the Tar Heels on Twitter and Instagram

UNC VS. Ohio State Buckeyes

  • Date: Sat, Dec 23 @ 1:30 PM [Away]
  • Location: Smootie King Center – New Orleans, LA
  • Watch on TV/Live Stream: CBS

→ Follow the Tar Heels on Twitter and Instagram

NFL – Carolina Panthers

Panthers VS. Tampa Bay Buccaneers

  • Date: Sun, Dec 24 @ 1 PM [Home]
  • Location: Bank of America Stadium – Charlotte, NC
  • Watch on TV/Live Stream: FOX

→ Follow the Panthers on Twitter, Instagram, Facebook, and YouTube

NHL – Carolina Hurricanes

Hurricanes VS. Toronto Maple Leafs

  • Date: Tue, Dec 19 @ 2 PM [Away]
  • Location: Air Canada Centre – Toronto, ON
  • Watch on TV/Live Stream: Fox Sports Carolinas

Hurricanes VS. Nashville Predators

  • Date: Thu, Dec 21 @ 8 PM  [Away]
  • Location: Bridgestone Arena – Nashville, TN
  • Watch on TV/Live Stream: Fox Sports Carolinas

Hurricanes VS. Buffalo Sabres

  • Date: Sat, Dec 23 @ 7 PM [Home]
  • Location: PNC Arena – Raleigh, NC
  • Watch on TV/Live Stream: Fox Sports Carolinas

→ Follow the Hurricanes on Twitter, Instagram, and Facebook

NBA – Charlotte Hornets

Hornets VS. New York Knicks

  • Date: Mon, Dec 18 @ 7 PM [Home]
  • Location: Spectrum Center – Charlotte, NC
  • Watch on TV/Live Stream: Fox Sports Southeast

Hornets VS. Toronto Raptors

  • Date: Wed, Dec 20 @ 7 PM [Home]
  • Location: Spectrum Center – Charlotte, NC
  • Watch on TV/Live Stream: Fox Sports Southeast

Hornets VS. Milwaukee Bucks

  • Date: Fri, Dec 22 @ 8 PM [Away]
  • Location: BMO Harris Bradley Center – Milwaukee, WI
  • Watch on TV/Live Stream: Fox Sports Southeast

Hornets VS. Milwaukee Bucks

  • Date: Sat, Dec 23 @ 7 PM [Home]
  • Location: Spectrum Center – Charlotte, NC
  • Watch on TV/Live Stream: Fox Sports Southeast

→ Follow the Hornets on Twitter, Instagram, and Facebook

Please note that we only highlight about a dozen or so hand-picked games/sports events weekly in our must-watch local TV posts and newsletters. If you got anything on your mind… Please be sure to hit us up on Twitter @919BlogNC or visit our Facebook page at FB.com/919Blog and let us know! We would love to hear from ya.

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