Raleigh, North Carolina Sports News

Steele takes 1-shot lead at midpoint of The Honda Classic

Sat, February 29, 2020

Honda_Classic_Golf_40601Brendan Steele made a couple of big mistakes down the stretch, and still was more than good enough to grab the outright lead at the midpoint of The Honda Classic.

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Rozier hits tiebreaking FT, Hornets beat Raptors 99-96

Sat, February 29, 2020

Hornets_Raptors_Basketball_55595For the first time in more than two months, the Toronto Raptors are on a losing streak.

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Romo remains with CBS after agreeing to long-term contract

Sat, February 29, 2020

Pebble_Beach_Golf_00260Tony Romo will remain with CBS as its top NFL analyst after agreeing to a record extension.

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No. 7 Duke's visit to Virginia highlights ACC's week ahead

Sat, February 29, 2020

Duke_Wake_Forest_Basketball_80242Here are some things to watch for in ACC play this weekend:

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Confused fans rip Garth Brooks for wearing 'Sanders' jersey

Sat, February 29, 2020

Adam and Joe live from Radio RowLeave it to the internet to interpret Garth Brooks wearing a Barry Sanders jersey during a concert in Detroit as a political endorsement of a certain liberal presidential candidate.

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Kobe Bryant handprints, other memorabilia up for auction

Fri, February 28, 2020

Hall_of_Fame_Finalists_Basketball_86080Some key Kobe Bryant memorabilia, including two of his Los Angeles Lakers uniforms and cement handprints from his induction into the Grauman’s Chinese Theater hall of fame gallery, are going up for sale in April.

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Tripartisan: Dave Doeren confident in Devin Leary heading into spring practice

Fri, February 28, 2020

UNC vs. NCSUBasketball season is winding down, but this week has been important for NC State football with spring practice starting Thursday morning, writes James Henderson - and the biggest question going into 2020 is will NC State be better at quarterback?

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Girard's late goal lifts Avalanche over Hurricanes 3-2

Fri, February 28, 2020

Avalanche_Hurricanes_Hockey_50264Samuel Girard scored a tie-breaking goal with 2:37 left in the third period and Tyson Jost scored twice as the Colorado Avalanche extended their winning streak to five games with a 3-2 win over the Carolina Hurricanes on Friday night.

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MLS Hits Two Milestones: 25 Years and 26 Teams

Fri, February 28, 2020

MLS_Beckham_Miami_Launch_85370As it enters its 25th season, Major League Soccer has developed a bit of a swagger.

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Quinn testifies he 'blocked bad stuff,' doesn't remember taking payments while a player at UNC

Fri, February 28, 2020

Dallas Cowboys defensive end Robert Quinn testified Thursday that he doesn't remember whether he received money from a former college football player charged with violating North Carolina's sports agent law nearly a decade ago.

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