Raleigh, North Carolina Sports News

LA Angels draft Green Hope's Jordyn Adams in first round

Mon, June 04, 2018

Baseball: Fuquay-Varina vs. Green Hope (Mar. 5, 2018)Green Hope High School senior Jordyn Adams will have a big decision to make soon.

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Capitals on verge of Cup after blowing out Golden Knights

Mon, June 04, 2018

APTOPIX_Stanley_Cup_Golden_Knights_Capitals_Hockey_71988Evgeny Kuznetsov smiled about getting four assists. He tried not to smile too much at the thought of being one win away from the Stanley Cup.

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'Goal accomplished': UNC advances to super regional, moves on from last season's bitter end

Mon, June 04, 2018

UNC downs Houston 19-11 to clinch regionalFlushed. Over with. In the past. It took a year, but North Carolina is finally moving on from its surprising 2017 regional loss to Davidson. Sunday's wild 19-11 win over Houston clinched the Chapel Hill Regional for the Tar Heels (41-18), and it also brought closure for a group that was ready to forget about the bitter e ....

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Duke's Griffin Conine first local college player selected in MLB Draft

Mon, June 04, 2018

Duke downs Wake in extras at ACC tourneyThe Toronto Blue Jays took the senior outfielder with the 52nd overall pick, the ninth selection of the second round. The approximate value of the pick is $1.4 million.

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Former 49ers wide receiver Dwight Clark dead at 61

Mon, June 04, 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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South Carolina beats UNCW 8-4, advances to super regionals

Mon, June 04, 2018

Baseball - generic imageMadison Stokes drove in three runs, Jonah Bride hit a late home run and South Carolina advanced to the super regionals by beating UNC Wilmington 8-4 on Monday.

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Jim Kelly to receive Jimmy V Award for battling cancer

Mon, June 04, 2018

Jim_Kelly_Jimmy_V_Football_53855Buffalo Bills Hall of Fame quarterback Jim Kelly will receive ESPN's Jimmy V Award for the toughness and perseverance he's displayed during his ongoing battle with oral cancer.

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Canes Corner Podcast: Canes still headed in the right direction

Mon, June 04, 2018

flyerscanes09Adam Gold is joined by Carolina Hurricanes forward Justin Williams to discuss the season, the future under Rod Brind'Amour and why the Capitals are two wins away from their first Stanley Cup.

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Duke beats Georgia 8-5, forces rematch in Athens Regional

Mon, June 04, 2018

Duke downs Wake in extras at ACC tourneyDuke earned its third come-from-behind win in a row, beating Georgia 8-5 to force a rematch in the Athens Regional Final. The winner of Monday night's game advances to the Super Regional.

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Serena Williams pulls out of French Open with injury

Mon, June 04, 2018

France_Tennis_French_Open_34958Serena Williams has called off her Grand Slam comeback, pulling out of the French Open because of a chest injury before she was supposed to play Maria Sharapova.

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