Raleigh, North Carolina Sports News

Rosters released for 2020 football all-star game

Sat, May 02, 2020

Football: Lee County vs. Triton (Oct. 11, 2019)The N.C. Coaches Association released the rosters for the 2020 East-West All-Star Football Game on Saturday afternoon.

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Women’s soccer loses equal pay bid; other claims await trial

Sat, May 02, 2020

Women's_Game_Soccer_54639A federal judge threw out the unequal pay claim by players on the U.S. women's national soccer team in a surprising loss for the defending World Cup champions but allowed their allegation of discriminatory working conditions to go to trial.

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Secretariat wins virtual Kentucky Derby

Sat, May 02, 2020

Virtual_Kentucky_Derby_Horse_Racing_60921Secretariat won a virtual Kentucky Derby against 12 fellow Triple Crown winners, 47 years after the chestnut colt won the real race at Churchill Downs.

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Giglio: With Hall's NBA exit, NC State's season hinges on Funderburk's decision

Fri, May 01, 2020

NCSU-Wake ForestWith top recruit Josh Hall's decision to sign with an agent on Thursday night and remain in the NBA draft, suddenly the success of NC State's 2020-21 season hinges on D.J. Funderburk's NBA choice.

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St. Augustine's starts the first HBCU cycling team

Fri, May 01, 2020

USA Cycling LogoSt. Augustine's starts the first HBCU cycling team

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Wake Forest's Forbes focused on keeping current players

Fri, May 01, 2020

Wake_Forest_Forbes_Basketball_39200New Wake Forest coach Steve Forbes knows he'll have to tweak his approach to configuring a roster now in a challenging rebuilding job. It starts with figuring out how many Demon Deacons he can persuade to return.

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Michael Jordan was offered $100 million to appear at an event for two hours. He said no, his agent says

Fri, May 01, 2020

 Michael Jordan attends 1st round match between Roger Federer of Switzerland and Marinko Matosevic of Australia at US Open tournament in Flushing Meadows USTA Tennis CenterDavid Falk appeared on WFAN's "Boomer and Gio," where he discussed how picky his famous client was when it came to projects

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NBA pushes back draft combine, draft lottery

Fri, May 01, 2020

Virus_Outbreak-NBA-Facilities_Basketball_15056The NBA is delaying the draft lottery and draft combine, events scheduled for Chicago later this month.

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NASCAR to resume season May 17 with seven races in 10 days

Fri, May 01, 2020

NASCAR_Racing_Returns_Auto_Racing_08067NASCAR plans to restart its engines with a flurry of races at two historic tracks.

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AP sources: MLB replay could vanish, monastery setup viable

Fri, May 01, 2020

Umpires_Pandemic_Deal_Baseball_98527Replay reviews could vanish in Major League Baseball in 2020 as part of a deal with umpires that contemplates a possible “monastery setup” in which off-the-field movement is restricted because of the coronavirus pandemic.

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