Raleigh, North Carolina Sports News

Panthers release Eric Reid 1 year after contract extension

Wed, March 18, 2020

Eric ReidThe Carolina Panthers released Eric Reid just 13 months after giving the veteran safety a three-year, $22 million contract extension.

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NCFC supports extended suspension of USL Championship season

Wed, March 18, 2020

North Carolina FC manager Dave SarachanNorth Carolina Football Club supports the United Soccer League's decision to extend the USL Championship's temporary suspension of play through Sunday, May 10, in alignment with recent guidance from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) on restricting public gatherings of 50 or more people.

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Kansas finishes No. 1 in final AP poll; Gonzaga, Dayton next

Wed, March 18, 2020

Kansas_Texas_Tech_Basketball_29107Kansas coach Bill Self has spent much of the past week mulling ways to commemorate one of the more remarkable seasons in the school's proud basketball history, one that began with off-the-court distractions too numerous to count and ended in the unprecedented cancellation of the NCAA Tourn ....

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AP source: Jaguars dumping QB Nick Foles in trade to Bears

Wed, March 18, 2020

Jaguars_Bears_Trade_Football_16991The Jacksonville Jaguars are trying to mitigate one of the costliest mistakes in franchise history. The Chicago Bears could benefit from the purge.

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Gold: If the NHL does return, will the fans be allowed in?

Wed, March 18, 2020

Erik ColeIf the NHL does come back this year they might have to do so without fans in the building. Former Hurricanes star Erik Cole talked about that and a host of other topics in the latest Canes Corner podcast with Adam Gold

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Running and hiking can help sanity during "social distancing"

Wed, March 18, 2020

Grandfather MountainOur State Magazine's Jeremy Markovich joined the Runologie Podcast to discuss his upcoming season of Away Message and NC's Mountain to Sea Trail.

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NC State baseball to honor Chris Combs

Tue, March 17, 2020

Chris Combs embraces NC State baseball coach Elliott Avent.NC State baseball has only honored one jersey number in program history. Former player Chris Combs is going to join former coach Sam Esposito on the short, prestigious list.The school will honor Combs' No. 26 for his outstanding career and his fight to find a cure for ALS.

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Panthers give Cam Newton permission to seek trade

Tue, March 17, 2020

Texans Panthers FootballThe Carolina Panthers and longtime quarterback Cam Newton are set to part ways. The team gave Newton permission to seek a trade on Tuesday.

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Carolina Hurricanes to compensate event staff for missed home games

Tue, March 17, 2020

HurricanesThe Carolina Hurricanes announced today in a release that the team would compensate its arena staff for the seven home games that will not be played in the month of March. Hurricanes' GM Don Waddell also joined Adam and Joe on 99.9 the Fan for more on the decision.

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Jacksonville's Tymir Brown commits to UNC

Tue, March 17, 2020

Tymir Brown JacksonvilleJacksonville High School junior athlete Tymir Brown announced his commitment to the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill on Tuesday night.

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