Raleigh, North Carolina Sports News

Brownlow: Wednesday brings the ACC showdown everyone has been waiting for all season

Wed, February 21, 2018

Duke_Clemson_Basketball_94791We've all been waiting for this day ever since this season began. Two powerhouses will meet, and something will have to give...no, not Louisville at Duke. No, not North Carolina at Syracuse. Not Clemson at Virginia Tech and not Georgia Tech at Virginia. No....Pittsburgh looks to keep reverse pe ....

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25th anniversary: Jimmy V speaks to NCSU fans at Reynolds Coliseum

Wed, February 21, 2018

RAW: Jimmy V speech in Reynolds ColiseumWatch Jim Valvano's famous speech from Reynolds Coliseum, made just months before he passed away in 1993.

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Pitino: Louisville should consider legal action vs. NCAA

Wed, February 21, 2018

Lousiville_Escorts_Basketball_61596Former Louisville coach Rick Pitino believes the school should take legal action against the NCAA after the governing body nullified the Cardinals of the 2013 men's basketball title.

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Interim no more: Panthers re-hire Marty Hurney as GM

Wed, February 21, 2018

Panthers-Hurney_Reinstated_Football_43636Marty Hurney is officially the Carolina Panthers general manager after serving in an interim role since July.

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Nowitzki 'disgusted' by report of hostile workplace for Mavs

Wed, February 21, 2018

Dallas Mavericks LogoDirk Nowitzki said Wednesday night he was "disgusted" to read about allegations of inappropriate sexual conduct by former team president Terdema Ussery in a Sports Illustrated report that described a hostile workplace for women.

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'Readvolution' goals achieved, thousands of kids attend Hurricanes practice

Wed, February 21, 2018

Ottawa Senators v Caralina Hurricanes - January 31, 2018 at PNC More than 7,000 students from Wake County elementary schools descended on PNC Arena Wednesday morning to enjoy a unique experience with the Carolina Hurricanes.

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Drought over: US women win 1st Olympic cross-country medal

Wed, February 21, 2018

Pyeongchang_Olympics_Cross_Country_Women_70907As she headed up the steepest, most grueling hill of her life in third place, Jessica Diggins thought to herself that just winning an Olympic medal was no longer good enough.

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HS Basketball: Jordan wins at buzzer; Millbrook, Leesville dominate in first round

Wed, February 21, 2018

Adrian Scarborough vs. LumbertonJordan's boys basketball team upset Wakefield in the first round with a buzzer-beater. HighSchoolOT.com has coverage of that game and many others from the first round of the playoffs.

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Czechs eliminate US in shootout in Olympic quarterfinals

Wed, February 21, 2018

Pyeongchang_Olympics_Ice_Hockey_Men_50188Instead of waiting for his turn for this Olympic shootout, T.J. Oshie was sitting at home along with the rest of the NHL.

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Vonn 3rd in last Olympic DH; her pal Goggia of Italy wins

Wed, February 21, 2018

Pyeongchang_Olympics_Alpine_Skiing_03389Lindsey Vonn knew that the bronze medal she earned Wednesday came in her final Olympic downhill, the signature event of her singular career. She knew that, but she didn't have an easy time processing it.

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