Raleigh, North Carolina Sports News

Grayson Allen taken 21st by Utah; former Duke star hoping to carve out new identity

Fri, June 22, 2018

NBA_Draft_Basketball_20964A reputation as a dirty player followed Grayson Allen throughout his career at Duke. Allen is hoping he can carve out a new identity with the Utah Jazz.

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Lavar Batts Jr. headed to UNC Asheville after 1 season with Wolfpack

Fri, June 22, 2018

NC State vs. Wake ForestAfter one season in Raleigh, former North Carolina State guard Lavar Batts Jr. is headed west.

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Back at Sonoma, Truex works to build momentum

Fri, June 22, 2018

NASCAR_Truex_Push_Auto_Racing_95258Martin Truex Jr.'s win at Pocono three weeks ago served notice that this year's points race might be more than a two-man showdown between Kyle Busch and Kevin Harvick.

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A mom's fairytale draft spoiled by her employer - the 76ers

Fri, June 22, 2018

APTOPIX_NBA_Draft_Basketball_69944Tyneeha Rivers walked into Barclays Center for the NBA draft with her son, Mikal Bridges.

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Full schedule: Carolina Hurricanes will play plenty of weekend home games

Fri, June 22, 2018

Carolina Hurricanes beat Tampa Bay LightningThe Carolina Hurricanes begin their 2018-19 season at home on Oct. 4 and will have five homestands of three games or longer.

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Brownlow's Twitter Mailbag: Hair, shoes and World Cup to ACC comparisons

Thu, June 21, 2018

Russia_Soccer_WCup_Iran_Spain_41517This week's Twitter Mailbag tackles everything from the World Cup to hair and shoes, and not in the ways that you think.

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John Jacobs leaves lasting impact with Cleveland, community

Thu, June 21, 2018

JJ HSOT HonorsFormer Cleveland coach John Jacobs is among the finalists for the Stuart Scott Courage Award to be awarded June 23 at the inaugural HighSchoolOT Honors event at Raleigh's Duke Energy Center for the Performing Arts. Tickets are still available for the ESPYs-inspired event which will be hosted by WRAL TV's Jeff Gravley and HighSchoolOT's Nick Stevens. Carolina P ....

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Waddell pre NHL Draft: There are conversations going on about multiple players

Thu, June 21, 2018

Hurricanes Fan Town HallCarolina Hurricanes President and GM Don Waddell joins Adam and Joe to discuss the upcoming NHL Draft, pending restricted free agents, possible roster moves, the goalie situation, and the future of current players like Jeff Skinner.

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Messi, Argentina beaten 3-0 at World Cup, Croatia advances

Thu, June 21, 2018

APTOPIX_Russia_Soccer_WCup_Argentina_Croatia_29610Lionel Messi's frustrating international career may be coming to an early and anti-climactic finish after Argentina's worst loss in World Cup group play in 60 years.

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Bulls blast Louisville to win series

Thu, June 21, 2018

Durham BullsJi-Man Choi homered twice, driving in five, while Jeremy Hazelbaker finished a triple shy of the cycle as the Durham Bulls gored the Louisville Bats 13-3 on Thursday night at Louisville Slugger Field.

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