Raleigh, North Carolina Sports News

ECU grad Varner, Kraft tied for lead at Greenbrier in West Virginia

Sat, July 07, 2018

Greenbrier_Golf_17799Harold Varner and Kelly Kraft are looking to add to the crop of first-time winners on the PGA Tour in West Virginia.

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Cardinals GM, former NC State lineman Steve Keim apologizes after DUI arrest

Sat, July 07, 2018

Steve KeimArizona Cardinals general manager Steve Keim is apologizing for what he calls "incredibly poor judgment and inexcusable actions" that resulted in a Fourth of July DUI arrest in a Phoenix suburb.

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After so much humiliation, England a source of pride, unity

Sat, July 07, 2018

APTOPIX_Russia_Soccer_WCup_Sweden_England_37953So often the source of letdowns and embarrassments, England's soccer team is a unifying force among players and the nation.

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Moving Day: Parker, Howard pick new spots, Melo may be next

Sat, July 07, 2018

NBA_Free_Agency_Basketball_44044Tony Parker went to San Antonio as a teenager nearly two decades ago, quickly became part of the Spurs' legendary Big Three and celebrated four championships while wearing silver and black.

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No. 1 Halep calls self 'unprofessional' after Wimbledon loss

Sat, July 07, 2018

Britain_Wimbledon_Tennis_47286Simona Halep was ready for a vacation. It's going to start a week earlier than she wanted after she gave away a big lead, wasted a match point and lost at Wimbledon, joining the procession of top women on the way out.

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Ovechkin shows off the Stanley Cup at the World Cup

Sat, July 07, 2018

Russia_Soccer_WCup_Russia_Croatia_88527Alex Ovechkin has brought the Stanley Cup to the World Cup.

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My Fish Friday - Send us your pics!

Fri, July 06, 2018

Austin Howd's BassGive us your best fish photos, with your name, kind of fish and weight, and where you caught it. Then watch for Jeff Gravley to feature your photo Fridays on WRAL-TV starting in late April.

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Hurricanes sign defenseman van Riemsdyk to 2-year deal

Fri, July 06, 2018

Carolina Hurricanes beat Tampa Bay LightningThe Carolina Hurricanes have signed defenseman Trevor van Riemsdyk to a two-year contract.

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Raleigh native Simpson sits 2nd behind Kraft in West Virginia

Fri, July 06, 2018

Greenbrier_Golf_75123Kelly Kraft is about to find out whether he's ready to handle the lead entering the weekend for the first time on the PGA Tour.

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