Raleigh, North Carolina Sports News

Duke basketball to add grad transfer from Columbia

Wed, March 25, 2020

Mike Krzyzewski: 'We beat a really good team tonight'Typically, Duke has not been active in the grad transfer market but the Blue Devils added big man Patrick Tape from Columbia on Wednesday.

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Getting home: Hockey players travel scrambled by coronavirus

Wed, March 25, 2020

Virus_Outbreak_Travel_Troubles_Hockey_25962Ryan Stanton would pull off the highway every few hours to give his pregnant wife, Kirsten, a chance to stretch her legs.

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MLB ballparks will remain eerily empty on 'opening day'

Wed, March 25, 2020

MLB_Empty_Ballparks_Baseball_33563There will be no hot dogs on the grill, no beer on tap, no vendors in the stands selling peanuts and Cracker Jack.

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7-inning doubleheaders? MLBers open to considering new ideas

Wed, March 25, 2020

Blue_Jays_Yamaguchi_Baseball_31171If Major League Baseball needs to squeeze more games into a condensed season without exhausting pitching staffs, perhaps this idea could get tossed into play: seven-inning doubleheaders.

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Panthers officially release Cam Newton

Tue, March 24, 2020

Panthers_Newtown's_Future_Football_72088The Carolina Panthers were able to trade one quarterback this week but not two. They are expected to release Cam Newton, their franchise quarterback since 2011, according to ESPN's Adam Schefter.

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Cannon G Jaden Bradley receives offer from UNC

Tue, March 24, 2020

North Carolina LogoCannon School sophomore point guard Jaden Bradley picked up an offer from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill on Tuesday, according to his Twitter account.

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Mack Brown talks downtime, college football disruption and more with The OG

Tue, March 24, 2020

UNC falls to VirginiaMack Brown joins Joe Ovies and Joe Giglio on The OG on 99.9 the Fan to talk about managing his team from afar while social distancing, Sam Howell's expectations, the possibilities for the 2020 college football season and how he's spending his downtime.

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NASCAR orders pay cuts for employees of the racing series

Tue, March 24, 2020

Virus_Outbreak_Motorsports_25133NASCAR informed its staff Tuesday that pay cuts will be imposed across the company until the series returns to racing.

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AP source: Panthers agree to terms with WR Robby Anderson

Tue, March 24, 2020

No. 22 Owls beat Pirates 24-14A person familiar with the situation says free agent wide receiver Robby Anderson has agreed to terms on a two-year contract worth $20 million with the Carolina Panthers.

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Hurricanes agree to entry-level deals with Cotton brothers

Tue, March 24, 2020

Carolina Hurricanes secondary logoThe Carolina Hurricanes have agreed to entry-level contracts with brothers David and Jason Cotton.

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