Raleigh, North Carolina Sports News

High schools light athletic fields, scoreboards on Wednesday night to 'Be The Light'

Wed, April 01, 2020

Be The Light at Apex High SchoolSome high schools in Wake County lit up their stadiums, baseball and softball fields, and scoreboards on Wednesday night as part of the Be The Light campaign on social media.

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LeVelle Moton joined The OG to talk John Wall recruitment and the Jordan documentary

Wed, April 01, 2020

LeVelle Moton Pic-Pre SeasonNC Central head coach LeVelle Moton joined The OG on Tuesday to talk about the early release of the Jordan documentary on ESPN that he helped push for and his almost recruitment of John Wall.

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Former NC State AD Debbie Yow talks challenges of COVID-19 outbreak on The OG

Wed, April 01, 2020

GT-NC StateFormer NC State athletic director Debbie Yow joined The OG to talk about the challenges facing athletic departments nationwide as a result of the COVID-19 outbreak. Plus she talks life in retirement and more.

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Free agent WR Robby Anderson officially signs with Panthers

Wed, April 01, 2020

Browns_Free_Agency_Football_20295The Panthers officially signed free agent wide receiver Robby Anderson from the Jets to a two-year contract on Wednesday.

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Simone Biles on 2021 Olympics: 'Nothing is set in stone'

Wed, April 01, 2020

Tokyo_Biles_Olympics_31002There's a large whiteboard calendar on a wall inside the massive gym owned by Simone Biles' family that outlines every major gymnastics event of the year, the 2020 Olympics included.

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Call to arms: Compressed schedule could mean more pitchers

Wed, April 01, 2020

Cubs_Spring_Baseball_18337When and if opening day comes around this year, New York Yankees pitching coach Matt Blake anticipates a brimming bullpen.

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Virus forces Wimbledon cancellation for 1st time since WWII

Wed, April 01, 2020

Sports_Virus_Outbreak_Wimbledon_Tennis_51028For the first time in its nearly century-and-a-half history, Wimbledon was canceled for a reason other than war, scrapped in 2020 on Wednesday because of the coronavirus pandemic.

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"Flatten The Curve" virtual race to help NC craft brewery employees

Wed, April 01, 2020

Flatten The Curve RaceVirtual 5K and 19K races will help support North Carolina craft brewery employees who have been impacted by business declines due to the risks created by COVID-19.

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Triangle Timehop: Today in local college basketball history (April 1)

Wed, April 01, 2020

UNC, Oregon square-off in Final FourWhat to do without college basketball? Well, why not take a trip down memory lane and explore what happened on this day in the storied histories of the three Triangle college basketball programs?

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Rod Brind'Amour joins The OG to talk life at home and the future of the hockey season

Wed, April 01, 2020

Rod Brind'Amour Pic-Post San JoseThe COVID-19 outbreak has meant that even notoriously hard-going Carolina Hurricanes coach Rod Brind'Amour has had to ease up a bit. He joined The OG on Tuesday to talk about life as a home school teacher, Netflix and when - or if - hockey might come back.

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