Raleigh, North Carolina Sports News

Hornets take Wisconsin's Kaminsky with 9th pick

Thu, June 25, 2015

NBA Draft Small Ball BasketballFrank Kaminsky grew up in the Chicago area, the walls of his bedroom decorated with posters of Michael Jordan.

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Hornets unveil alternate "Buzz City" uniform

Thu, June 25, 2015

Hornets Buzz City uniformThe Charlotte Hornets unveiled a new black, sleeved "Pride" uniform to be worn during the 2015-16 NBA season Thursday.

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UNC AD: On-field success 'overshadowed' by academic case

Thu, June 25, 2015

Williams, UNC return to court for Late NightNorth Carolina earned another high finish among Division I college sports programs after a season of strong tournament showings. The Tar Heels also dealt with another year of off-field issues, including an NCAA investigation into academics.

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Ovies: How much would you pay for ESPN?

Thu, June 25, 2015

WatchESPN logoOne industry source I spoke to believes ESPN would have to charge sports fans at least $30 a month for an a la carte version of the networks to offset lost cable subscriber fees and advertising.

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Grizzlies acquire Matt Barnes from Charlotte Hornets

Thu, June 25, 2015

Grizzlies Hornets Trade BasketballThe Memphis Grizzlies acquired forward Matt Barnes from the Charlotte Hornets for guard Luke Ridnour, who later was sent to Oklahoma City.

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