Raleigh, North Carolina Sports News

Brownlow: Wendell Carter Jr.'s mom is not wrong when she criticizes Duke

Wed, June 27, 2018

Bulls_Basketball_25858Lauren Brownlow, ACC Insider for WRALSportsFan.com, joins the Sports Shop in-studio to discuss the mother of former Duke Blue Devil and new Chicago Bull Wendell Carter Jr. criticizing Duke alleging that her son's promised starring role with the team took a backseat to Marvin Bagley Jr. under shady means. Brownlow al ....

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'Dark day for German football' after World Cup elimination

Wed, June 27, 2018

APTOPIX_Russia_Soccer_WCup_South_Korea_Germany_33279Everyone was waiting for Germany to score another late World Cup-saving goal.

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Durham, Charlotte split double header

Wed, June 27, 2018

Durham Bulls LogoAfter dropping game one of the day/night doubleheader 5-1, the Durham Bulls used a four-run first inning in the second game to down the Charlotte Knights 5-1 on Wednesday evening at the DBAP.

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NBA Commissioner Adam Silver gets 5-year extension

Wed, June 27, 2018

Diversity_Study_Basketball_60209NBA Commissioner Adam Silver has received a five-year contract extension, a reward for accomplishments that include rapid growth in the value of franchises and attendance records around the league being set annually.

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Worker found dead in stadium cooler was Minnesota inventor

Wed, June 27, 2018

Reds_Braves_Baseball_17421A body found inside a beer cooler at the major league home of the Atlanta Braves belongs to a Minnesota inventor who was doing contract work at the stadium, police in Atlanta's suburbs said Wednesday.

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So many dominoes: LeBron James can dictate free agency

Wed, June 27, 2018

NBA_Draft_LeBron_Factor_Basketball_36283The rumor mill is in overdrive, with nuggets such as these: LeBron James has looked at schools in Los Angeles, he's not particularly fond of Houston and he's hugging restaurant diners in Miami.

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Durham's Wong, Gibaut named International League All-Stars

Wed, June 27, 2018

Durham Bulls drop season opener 6-2 to visiting KnightsThe International League today announced Durham Bulls infielder/outfielder Kean Wong and relief pitcher Ian Gibaut have been named to the league's All-Star team for the 2018 Triple-A All-Star Game on July 11 in Columbus, Ohio.

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NFL players trade helmets for caps and gowns in offseason

Wed, June 27, 2018

Back_to_School_Football_06599When Bruce Irvin got a multimillion dollar signing bonus after being a first-round draft pick in 2012, the idea of getting his college degree was the last thing on his mind.

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Former Duke guard Austin Rivers traded from Clippers to Wizards

Wed, June 27, 2018

Clippers_Wizards_Trade_Basketball_41667Seemed fairly clear that Marcin Gortat and the Washington Wizards were ready to part ways. Now they will.

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New Canes forward Ferland: I'd be a perfect fit with Aho and Teravainen

Wed, June 27, 2018

Hurricanes-Flames_Trade_Hockey_39188New Carolina Hurricanes forward, Micheal Ferland, joins Adam Gold to discuss how he found out about the trade, being compared to Tom Wilson and how he'll fit in with the team.

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