Raleigh, North Carolina Sports News

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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Doris Burke, ESPN agree on contract extension

Mon, June 04, 2018

ESPN_Burke_Extension_08518Basketball has been part of Doris Burke's life for as long as she can remember.

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Capitals' suffocating pressure is frustrating Golden Knights

Mon, June 04, 2018

Stanley_Cup_Golden_Knights_Capitals_Hockey_81925Of all the ways the Washington Capitals have tried to win in the playoffs, none has been as effective as this.

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On Basketball: Golden State cannot relax now, or else

Mon, June 04, 2018

APTOPIX_NBA_Finals_Cavaliers_Warriors_Basketball_33869Learn from your mistakes, Golden State.

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Carson Palmer, Vince Young 1st-timers on college Hall ballot

Mon, June 04, 2018

Hall_of_Fame_Ballot_Football_37811Heisman Trophy winner Carson Palmer and Vince Young will make their first appearances on the College Football Hall of Fame ballot.

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