Raleigh, North Carolina Sports News

Duke savors surprising regional title, 1st trip to supers

Fri, June 08, 2018

Duke advances to NCAA Super RegionalA breakout year for Duke's baseball program continues this weekend as the Blue Devils prepare for the first super regional in school history.

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Snyder homers again to lead Bulls to 3rd straight win

Fri, June 08, 2018

Snyder homers again to lead Bulls to 3rd straight winBrandon Snyder hit his third home run in four games on Durham's road trip, breaking a 1-1 tie with a seventh inning shot lifting Durham past Rochester 2-1 at Frontier Field on Friday night.

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Holly Springs wrestling coach Nick Nosbisch dies after battle with cancer

Fri, June 08, 2018

Nick NosbischNick Nosbisch, the wrestling coach at Holly Springs High School, died early Friday morning due to complications with a rare form of cancer.

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Kroeger: Surreal to be the voice of the Hornets

Fri, June 08, 2018

Charlotte Hornets LogoNew Charlotte Hornets radio broadcaster, Chris Kroeger, joins Adam and Joe to discuss his new role, who the Hornets should take in the draft and how the league might shake up this offseason.

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Stanley Cup winner Alex Ovechkin may just be getting started

Fri, June 08, 2018

Stanley_Cup_Capitals_Golden_Knights_Hockey_48586It sure looked as if Alex Ovechkin was slowing down, at least by his standards.

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Trump considers pardon for Ali, wants athletes' advice

Fri, June 08, 2018

Trump_06578Reveling in his pardon powers, President Donald Trump said Friday he's thinking "very seriously" about pardoning former heavyweight champion Muhammad Ali, whose conviction was already overturned by the Supreme Court in 1971.

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Nadal beats del Potro at French Open, faces Thiem for No. 11

Fri, June 08, 2018

France_Tennis_French_Open_10072Under pressure at the outset, Rafael Nadal already had cast aside three break points in his French Open semifinal's third game when, at 4-all, Juan Martin del Potro held another three.

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UNC 'enjoying the moment' before super showdown with Stetson

Thu, June 07, 2018

UNC vs. Pitt 2018 ACC TournamentPlaying in its first Super Regional since 2013, North Carolina is set to welcome Stetson to Boshamer Stadium this weekend for a three-game set.

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Preview: Tar Heels, Blue Devils carry ACC into Super Regional weekend

Thu, June 07, 2018

Marilyn Payne Michael Lananna preview the 2018 Super RegionalsMarilyn Payne and Baseball America's Michael Lananna preview UNC's Super Regional against Stetson and Duke's trip to Texas Tech.

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Caps on top!: Washington wins Stanley Cup, beats Vegas 4-3

Thu, June 07, 2018

APTOPIX_Stanley_Cup_Capitals_Golden_Knights_Hockey_17280After 43 seasons, the Washington Capitals are finally sitting on top of hockey.

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