Raleigh, North Carolina Sports News

'Character, fight' help Blue Devils advance to 1st NCAA super regional

Tue, June 05, 2018

Duke advances to NCAA Super regionalFor the first time in school history, Duke's baseball team is heading to the NCAA Super Regionals.

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Green Hope's Adams says he'll sign with LA Angels, not attend UNC

Tue, June 05, 2018

Baseball: Fuquay-Varina vs. Green Hope (Mar. 5, 2018)A day after being drafted by the Los Angeles Angels, Green Hope High School two-sport standout Jordyn Adams says he'll sign with the Major League Baseball team and not enroll at UNC Chapel Hill.

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Talk about political football: No Eagles at the White House

Tue, June 05, 2018

Trump_._Youth_Sports_84434Taking on the NFL and football's Super Bowl champs, President Donald Trump gave the boot to a White House ceremony for the Philadelphia Eagles on Tuesday and instead threw his own brief "Celebration of America" after it became clear most players weren't going to show up.

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Goldsboro native, future Tar Heel Coby White named to U18 national team

Tue, June 05, 2018

Garner vs Greenfield - Millbrook Showcase presented by HighSchooUniversity of North Carolina signee Coby White is among the 12 players who will represent the United States at the 2018 FIBA Americas U18 Championship.

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Feliciano homers in series opening 6-4 loss to down east

Tue, June 05, 2018

Feliciano homers in series opening 6-4 loss to down east Mario Feliciano went 2-for-4 with a game-tying home run and Joantgel Segovia went 2-for-3 with a triple in his Mudcats debut, but Down East's Franklin Rollinbroke a 4-4 tie in the fifth with a go-ahead homer as the Wood Ducks defeated the Mudcats 6-4 on Tuesday night at Five County Stadium.

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Justify draws No. 1 post for Triple try in Belmont Stakes

Tue, June 05, 2018

Belmont_Stakes_Horse_Racing_86672Something Bob Baffert always dreads has come true ahead of the Belmont Stakes: Justify drew the No. 1 post for the colt's bid to sweep the Triple Crown.

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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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