Raleigh, North Carolina Sports News

Green Hope's Tyler Trexler finishes final round of chemo, welcomed home with drive-by parade

Fri, April 17, 2020

Tyler Trexler drive-by paradeTyler Trexler, who was diagnosed with Ewing Sarcoma -- a rare bone cancer, completed his final round of chemotherapy on Friday afternoon.

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NC State AD Boo Corrigan joined The OG to address his first year on the job and the latest with COVID-19

Fri, April 17, 2020

Boo CorriganNC State AD Boo Corrigan joined The OG on Friday to talk about the latest with budgetary concerns amidst the COVID-19 outbreak and what he's doing to pass the time. He also reflected on first full year on the job.

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Re-visiting the 2016 draft: The beginning of the end for Dave Gettleman

Fri, April 17, 2020

Dave GettlemanThe Panthers were coming off of a 15-1 regular-season and a spot in the Super Bowl. They were feeling good. A couple of draft misses in 2016 signaled the beginning of the end for GM Dave Gettleman.

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NASCAR postpones next race, eyes return without spectators

Fri, April 17, 2020

Virus_Outbreak_Motorsports_Auto_Racing_21653NASCAR has postponed the May 9 race at Martinsville Speedway in Virginia, which is under a stay-at-home order into June.

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Virtual racing drama dulls shine on popular NASCAR platform

Fri, April 17, 2020

NASCAR_Larson_Fired_Auto_Racing_96647Scott Dixon, five-time IndyCar champion and relatively new iRacing competitor, received a brief set of instructions from boss Chip Ganassi about the world of virtual racing.

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NBA players to receive 25% less in paychecks starting May 15

Fri, April 17, 2020

APTOPIX_Virus_Outbreak_Pelicans_Kings_Postponed_Basketball_49821Commissioner Adam Silver said it remains impossible for the NBA to make any decisions about whether to resume this season and that it is unclear when that will change.

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SoCon commissioner Jim Schaus faces unique challenges, tighter budgets in crisis

Fri, April 17, 2020

Carolina vs. the Citadel - September 5, 2009The Commissioner of the Southern Conference Jim Schaus joined The Adam Gold Show to discuss his biggest concerns at the conference level, the financial impact of not having games and guaranteed money, guaranteed games happening with no fans in the stands and the opportunity for a change in the industry.

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Prior adversity helps former Southern Durham QB Kendall Hinton prepare for NFL Draft amid pandemic

Fri, April 17, 2020

Southern Durham High School at Chapel Hill High School - OctoberThe former Southern Durham High School quarterback turned Wake Forest University player had his pro day canceled due to the pandemic, and with facilities closed and stay-at-home orders in place, Hinton's options for working out are limited.

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With new game ahead, NFL to hold practice remote draft

Fri, April 17, 2020

Can’t Scout Players in Person? The NFL Turns to a Brooklyn StartupThe NFL will hold a practice remote draft Monday, three days before the real thing is done in the same way.

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Let's go to the videotape: 'Hoosiers' No. 1 AP Top 25 film

Fri, April 17, 2020

Sports_Movies_AP_Poll_27560“Hoosiers” shot all the way to No. 1 in The Associated Press Top 25 of best sports movies, a one-of-a-kind poll from the news organization known for its rankings of college teams.

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