Raleigh, North Carolina Sports News

WIMBLEDON 2015: Serena Williams halfway to true Grand Slam

Sat, June 27, 2015

Wimbledon Preview TennisSerena Williams heads to Wimbledon halfway to a Grand Slam.

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US defeats China 1-0, plays Germany in World Cup semifinals

Sat, June 27, 2015

WWCUP China US SoccerCarli Lloyd finally was able to express her creativity on field.

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Bucs quarterback Jameis Winston: 'I'm just moving forward'

Fri, June 26, 2015

Rookies Symposium FootballJameis Winston knows there are always eyes on him — watching, dissecting and waiting for him to make a mistake.

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Tudor: Landing Towns first and Jones late gives T-Wolves hope for quick lift

Fri, June 26, 2015

Duke freshman Tyus JonesIf the Minnesota Timberwolves got it right Thursday night by selecting Kentucky big man Karl-Anthony Towns No. 1 overall in the NBA draft, they could become the first team since 1974 to produce successive rookie-of-the-year winners.

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QB recruit changes allegiance from Duke to UNC

Fri, June 26, 2015

Football: Washington vs. East Lincoln (Dec. 13, 2014)Chazz Suratt, a three-star recruit out of North Carolina's East Lincoln High School, tweeted a color change Friday, from Duke blue to Carolina blue.

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US faces offensive challenge in defense-minded China

Fri, June 26, 2015

WWCup US China SoccerThe last time the United States played China in the Women's World Cup was in the 1999 final at the Rose Bowl, when the Americans won on penalty kicks for their second title and Brandi Chastain famously ripped off her jersey.

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Gold: Hornets blow chance to draft Justise Winslow

Fri, June 26, 2015

NBA Draft BasketballMaybe the Charlotte Hornets didn't realize Justise Winslow was still in the green room. Maybe they were sticking to their plan. But, passing on the former Duke star is their mistake and a gift to the Miami Heat.

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Djokovic avoids Federer, Murray, Nadal in Wimbledon draw

Fri, June 26, 2015

Britain TennisDefending champion Novak Djokovic avoided his three biggest traditional rivals in the Wimbledon draw on Friday as the other members of tennis' "Big Four" were all placed on the opposite side.

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After rain, Mud Hens pour it on to top Bulls, 10-7

Fri, June 26, 2015

J.P. ArencibiaThe Toledo Mud Hens took the rubber match of a three-game set Thursday night at the DBAP, defeating the Durham Bulls 10-7.

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