Raleigh, North Carolina Sports News

Warriors add a 5th All-Star in center DeMarcus Cousins

Tue, July 03, 2018

NBA_Free_Agency_Basketball_24629As he has long desired, DeMarcus Cousins will finally get a chance to play for a winner once he's healthy from a torn left Achilles tendon.

The post Warriors add a 5th All-Star in center DeMarcus Cousins appeared first on wralsportsfan.com

LA-Bron: James agrees to 4-year contract with Lakers

Mon, July 02, 2018

NBA_Free_Agency-James_Basketball_39045LeBron James is leaving home for Hollywood and an iconic team.

The post LA-Bron: James agrees to 4-year contract with Lakers appeared first on wralsportsfan.com

O'Reilly readily returns to North Carolina in joining Courage roster

Mon, July 02, 2018

Heather O'ReillyOne of the most decorated players in American soccer history is home in the Triangle. Heather O'Reilly just got picked up by the NC Courage -- but her roots run deep in the Triangle. As a soccer player at UNC, she won two College Cups.

The post O'Reilly readily returns to North Carolina in joining Courage roster appeared first on wralsportsfan.com

The Latest: Julius Randle heads to New Orleans

Mon, July 02, 2018

NBA_Free_Agency_Basketball_23187The Latest on NBA free agency (all times EDT):

The post The Latest: Julius Randle heads to New Orleans appeared first on wralsportsfan.com

The Latest: Thai authorities weigh cave extraction options

Mon, July 02, 2018

APTOPIX_Thailand_Cave_Search_36932The Latest on the search for 12 boys and their soccer coach in a cave in northern Thailand (all times local):

The post The Latest: Thai authorities weigh cave extraction options appeared first on wralsportsfan.com

Snyder provides offensive fireworks in 14-3 win

Mon, July 02, 2018

Brandon Snyder Durham Bulls 2018Brandon Snyder drove in a career-high seven runs to lead the Durham Bulls to 14-3 rout of the Gwinnett Stripers to open a two-game series on Monday night at the DBAP.

The post Snyder provides offensive fireworks in 14-3 win appeared first on wralsportsfan.com

Hornets sign Bridges; hire 5 assistant coaches

Mon, July 02, 2018

Hornets_Draft_Basketball_53031The Hornets have signed first-round draft pick Miles Bridges from Michigan State and hired five assistant coaches.

The post Hornets sign Bridges; hire 5 assistant coaches appeared first on wralsportsfan.com

Belgium beats Japan 3-2 to reach World Cup quarterfinals

Mon, July 02, 2018

APTOPIX_Russia_Soccer_WCup_Belgium_Japan_71418Jan Vertonghen started Belgium's comeback with a wild, looping header and Nacer Chadli capped it by finishing off a 10-second, end-to-end attack in the final moments.

The post Belgium beats Japan 3-2 to reach World Cup quarterfinals appeared first on wralsportsfan.com

Thai cave rescue: Soccer team found alive one kilometer underground

Mon, July 02, 2018

APTOPIX_Thailand_Cave_Search_Photo_Gallery_34030Thais reacted with relief and jubilation after rescue teams reported that they'd found all 12 boys and their soccer coach alive in a cave in Thailand nine days after the group went missing.

The post Thai cave rescue: Soccer team found alive one kilometer underground appeared first on wralsportsfan.com

Neymar leads Brazil into World Cup quarterfinals

Mon, July 02, 2018

APTOPIX_Russia_Soccer_WCup_Brazil_Mexico_40701Flaunting his flair and his finishing touch wasn't enough. Neymar put his theatrics on show, too.

The post Neymar leads Brazil into World Cup quarterfinals appeared first on wralsportsfan.com