Raleigh, North Carolina Sports News

Sabonis scores 21 points to lead Pacers over Hornets, 119-80

Wed, February 26, 2020

Hornets_Pacers_Basketball_03088Domantas Sabonis and the Indiana Pacers took control early before blowing out the Charlotte Hornets.

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Tripartisan: Looking ahead to Carolina's 2020-21 basketball season

Wed, February 26, 2020

UNC-NCSUThe 2019-20 season, even with two wins over NC State, has been a disaster. So, David Staley writes, maybe it's time to look ahead to 2020-21 and potential better times ahead for the Tar Heels.

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NFL, players move closer to new CBA, but deal not done yet

Wed, February 26, 2020

NFL_Labor_Football_94040The NFL and its players have moved closer to a new collective bargaining agreement and the next decade of labor peace that would come with it.

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Graham returns, Hornets topple Knicks 107-101

Wed, February 26, 2020

Knicks_Hornets_Basketball_27450Hornets coach James Borrego wants Devonte Graham to finish his second NBA season strong, rather than limping down the stretch.

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Hornets' Monk suspended indefinitely for drug violation

Wed, February 26, 2020

Hornets_Bulls_Basketball_00517Hornets guard Malik Monk has been suspended without pay for violating the terms of the NBA/NBPA anti-drug program.

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Sharapova retires from tennis at age 32 with 5 Slam titles

Wed, February 26, 2020

Australian_Open_Tennis_10649Maria Sharapova was a transcendent star in tennis from the time she was a teenager, someone whose grit and groundstrokes earned her a career Grand Slam and whose off-court success included millions of dollars more in endorsement deals than prize money.

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Blues rule out Bouwmeester for remainder of season, playoffs

Wed, February 26, 2020

Blues-Bouwmeester_Hockey_95183St. Louis Blues defenseman Jay Bouwmeester has been ruled out from returning to play in the regular season or in the playoffs.

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LeBron's 40 bests Zion, sends Lakers past Pelicans 118-109

Wed, February 26, 2020

Pelicans_Lakers_Basketball_27467LeBron James sees a long, prosperous future ahead of Zion Williamson and the up-tempo New Orleans Pelicans.

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Brooks, UNC beat N.C. State, snap 7-game skid

Wed, February 26, 2020

NC_State_North_Carolina_Basketball_00342At numerous points this season, Garrison Brooks has struggled to make free throws for North Carolina. Tuesday night, shooting free throws was like second nature for Brooks, who scored 30 points to help the Tar Heels end a seven-game losing streak with an 85-79 victory o ....

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HS Basketball Playoffs: Green Hope, Rolesville boys rally; Millbrook, Southern Durham girls advance

Wed, February 26, 2020

Boys Basketball: Pine Forest vs. Rolesville (Feb. 25, 2020)HighSchoolOT has full coverage of the first round of the high school basketball state playoffs.

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