Raleigh, North Carolina Sports News

Ovies Oldies: Tecmo Bowl's arcade beginning

Tue, March 17, 2020

Tecmo Bowl ArcadeBefore Tecmo Bowl became a sensation on home consoles, it had a humble beginning in the arcades.

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Reports: Panthers finalizing 3-year contract with QB Teddy Bridgewater

Tue, March 17, 2020

Carolina Panthers LogoReports state that Saints quarterback Teddy Bridgewater is in negotiations with the Carolina Panthers to be their starting quarterback on a 3-year, $60 million deal.

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ACC cancels all activities for remainder of 2019-20 academic year

Tue, March 17, 2020

Virus_Outbreak_Sports_Photo_Gallery_70177The ACC canceled all athletic activities through the end of the 2019-20 academic year on Tuesday. The NCAA had previously canceled the championships for spring sports but there was a brief window for spring sports to possibly return and compete in the regular-season and conference championships.

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PGA Championship the 2nd major postponed by coronavirus

Tue, March 17, 2020

Masters_Postponed_Golf_59884First the Masters, now the PGA Championship.

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Virus forces French Open delay; US Open switch 'possibility'

Tue, March 17, 2020

Virus_Outbreak_French_Open_Tennis_43485The French Open was postponed for about four months because of the coronavirus pandemic, shifting from May to September and juggling the tennis calendar.

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The Latest: Broncos agree to deal with QB Jeff Driskel

Tue, March 17, 2020

NFL_At_100_NFC_Championships_Football_68085The Latest on NFL free agency. Teams can negotiate with representatives of free agents for the second day Tuesday but cannot finalize any agreements until Wednesday (all times EDT):

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Triangle Timehop: Today in local college basketball history (March 17)

Tue, March 17, 2020

cuseduke14What 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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Triangle ACC basketball coaches team up for PSA about coronavirus

Tue, March 17, 2020

uncduke29ACC basketball coaches Roy Williams, Mike Krzyzewski and Kevin Keatts teamed up to help the governor with a public service announcement about helping limit the spread of the coronavirus.

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How will NCAA recoup millions from lost tournament?

Tue, March 17, 2020

March_Madness_Basketball_18743The NCAA made more than $1 billion last year, almost $867 million from the men's Division I basketball tournament, and most of that from a massive television rights deal with CBS and Turner that runs through the 2032 tournament.

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Scratched: Kentucky Derby now set for September due to virus

Tue, March 17, 2020

Virus_Outbreak_Kentucky_Derby_Postponed_Horse_Racing_30288Change does not come easily to the Kentucky Derby.

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