Raleigh, North Carolina Sports News

Panthers turn to 2nd year back McCaffrey to lead run game

Tue, June 05, 2018

Panthers_Football_21782Christian McCaffrey will have an even bigger role in the Panthers' offense this season.

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LeBron James: The strange thrill of a one-man show

Tue, June 05, 2018

NBA_Finals_Cavaliers_Warriors_Basketball_59845OAKLAND, Calif. — It’s like watching Itzhak Perlman play with a high school ensemble — that forgot its sheet music. Or listening to Pavarotti forced not only to sing but to play the violins, harps and flutes, too.

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Warriors, Cavaliers say they're not going to White House

Tue, June 05, 2018

NBA_Finals_Cavaliers_Warriors_Basketball_76293Stephen Curry and LeBron James spoke their minds last year. They have not changed their minds this year.

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New York Giants GM Dave Gettleman has lymphoma

Tue, June 05, 2018

Giants-Gettleman_Lymphoma_Football_95832New York Giants general manager Dave Gettleman has lymphoma and will soon begin treatment, and he said he is encouraged by the prognosis.

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Former quarterback Oliver Luck to become XFL commissioner

Tue, June 05, 2018

McMahon Says He Will Revive the XFL, With a Very Different LookFormer NFL quarterback Oliver Luck is leaving his high-ranking position at the NCAA to become commissioner of the XFL, the second edition of professional wrestling mogul Vince McMahon's football league.

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Place your bets: Delaware takes sports wagers, others close

Tue, June 05, 2018

Sports_Betting_NJ_95812The market for legal sports gambling in the United States widened significantly on Tuesday with expanded betting in Delaware, putting legal wagering within driving distance of three major East Coast cities less than a month after the U.S. Supreme Court cleared the way for states to accept the bets.

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Dwight Clark, 49er great who made 'The Catch,' dies at 61

Tue, June 05, 2018

Obit_Clark_Football_88185Dwight Clark will forever be remembered for one iconic moment, his leap in the back of the end zone to make a fingertip grab of a game-winning touchdown that launched the San Francisco 49ers dynasty and is one of the most indelible images in NFL history.

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NC State's season ends with 15-7 loss to Auburn

Mon, June 04, 2018

NC State falls to FSU in ACC tourney pool play, 5-2NC State's season ended Sunday night with a 15-7 loss to Auburn in the Raleigh Regional final.

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Curry dazzles from deep, Warriors take 2-0 NBA Finals lead

Mon, June 04, 2018

NBA_Finals_Cavaliers_Warriors_Basketball_29852Stephen Curry backpedaled in pure joy. He skipped, hollered and let the ball fly from everywhere with that feeling he gets when there's no way it will miss — unwavering even with a defender's hand in his face.

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Duke advances to program's first Super Regional with 8-4 win versus Georgia

Mon, June 04, 2018

Duke downs Wake in extras at ACC tourneyDuke earned its spot in the program's first ever Super Regional by beating Georgia 8-4 Monday evening with a fourth straight comeback in the Athens Regional.

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