Raleigh, North Carolina Sports News

Canes sign goaltender Mrazek to 1-year deal

Sun, July 01, 2018

Darren Helm had a goal and two assists, Petr Mrazek stopped 36 shots, and the Detroit Red Wings beat the Carolina Hurricanes 4-1 on Friday night.Minutes after the Chicago Blackhawks announced the signing of longtime Hurricanes goaltender Cam Ward, Carolina announced a deal of its own with Petr Mrazek.

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Host Russia extends World Cup party by eliminating Spain

Sun, July 01, 2018

APTOPIX_Russia_Soccer_WCup_Spain_Russia_24640Stretching every part of his body out into a star shape and diving to his right, Igor Akinfeev flicked out his left foot and kicked the ball high away from danger.

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Kyle Busch wins NASCAR Cup Series race in wild finish

Sun, July 01, 2018

NASCAR_Cup_Auto_Racing_17856Kyle Busch and Kyle Larson raced all over the track during an electric final lap. As Busch began to celebrate his dramatic victory, Larson gave him a thumb's up.

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Molinari wins, Woods ties for 4th in National

Sun, July 01, 2018

Quicken_Loans_National_Golf_79519Francesco Molinari delivered a record performance to win the final edition of the Quicken Loans National.

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Bulls celebrate Independence Week with five fireworks shows

Sun, July 01, 2018

Durham Bulls LogoThe Durham Bulls will play five games in seven days at the DBAP beginning Monday, July 2, and USA Baseball will take on Japan on the 4th of July. Five fireworks shows highlight Independence Week, along with Hispanic Heritage Night, Food Truck Friday and Daddy/Daughter Day.

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2-time champ Andy Murray out of Wimbledon because bad hip

Sun, July 01, 2018

Britain_Wimbledon_31006Two-time champion Andy Murray pulled out of Wimbledon on Sunday because of a bad hip that has been a problem for about a year and was surgically repaired less than six months ago.

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It begins: Free agency in NBA starts with a flourish

Sun, July 01, 2018

NBA_Free_Agency_The_Latest_83973Kevin Durant is staying put for now. So are Paul George and Chris Paul.

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Messi and Ronaldo exit World Cup without titles

Sun, July 01, 2018

APTOPIX__Russia_Soccer_WCup_Uruguay_Portugal_20403Lionel Messi stared, hands on hips, pain etched across a face once boyish and filled with limitless joy, now obscured by a brown beard and hardened by expectations for his nation unmet.

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For Wimbledon's grass, it's not easy being green

Sun, July 01, 2018

Britain_Wimbledon_14712The grass courts at Wimbledon are known as the best in the world. But that didn't stop players from complaining last year when they were less than perfect.

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Hurricanes ambassador Erik Cole: We let Skinner get away with a lot of flaws

Sun, July 01, 2018

Hurricanes-Red WingsCarolina Hurricanes Ambassador, Erik Cole, joins Adam and Joe to talk Cam Ward's future, creating a new culture and Jeff Skinner's no trade clause.

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