Raleigh, North Carolina Sports News

Woods gets emotional talking about Masters win and kids

Mon, April 13, 2020

Golf_Masters-One_Year_Later_77799The Masters over, Tiger Woods slipped on the green jacket again on the second Sunday in April.

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Coronavirus puts USTA and Abilities Tennis on hold in Raleigh

Sun, April 12, 2020

Local tennis players adjust during USTA postponement Wake County has the second most members in USTA's southern region. Approximately 15,000 people partake in USTA league tennis in the greater Raleigh area and all have been stripped of their favorite activity.

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Motor racing great Stirling Moss dies aged 90

Sun, April 12, 2020

British_Moss_Obit_48182Stirling Moss, a daring, speed-loving Englishman regarded as the greatest Formula One driver never to win the world championship, has died. He was 90.

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AP Was There: Jack Nicklaus charges to 6th green jacket

Sun, April 12, 2020

Masters_The_Shots_Golf_95681Jack Nicklaus was down, playing poorly, and his pride was hurt.

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Tiger's last Masters as much about family as a green jacket

Sun, April 12, 2020

Golf_Masters-One_Year_Later_77799Tiger Woods walked off the 18th green as a Masters champion for the fifth time, a major champion for the 15th time, and the sensation was unlike anything he had ever felt.

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Rivera aims to start changing culture around Redskins

Sat, April 11, 2020

Redskins_Rivera_First_Steps_Football_95151Ron Rivera made plenty of mistakes as a first-time NFL head coach that he hopes not to repeat this time around.

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Clemson star Isaiah Simmons a do-it-all talent for the NFL

Sat, April 11, 2020

NFL_Combine_Football_06549Several years before building a Super Bowl roster in San Francisco, John Lynch the broadcaster was pining for a new kind of defensive playmaker.

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'Undrafted but undaunted': Oilers' Colby Cave dies at 25

Sat, April 11, 2020

Oilers_Cave_Hockey_40629Colby Cave, an excellent teammate whose lone goal for the Edmonton Oilers this season came on an “awesome” rush down the ice, died Saturday after a brain bleed this week. He was 25.

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Memorable shots in the Masters from every club in the bag

Sat, April 11, 2020

Masters_The_Shots_Golf_98537Every hole has a tale about the Masters. The playlist of shots is longer than any of the other majors because everyone knows Augusta National so well, players and fans alike.

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Oklahoma State's Mike Gundy apologizes for COVID-19 comments

Sat, April 11, 2020

Oklahoma_St_Gundy_Apologizes_Football_12079Oklahoma State football coach Mike Gundy apologized Saturday for comments this week about the COVID-19 pandemic.

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