Raleigh, North Carolina Sports News

NASCAR's hottest driver out of circuit's longest race

Sun, May 27, 2018

NASCAR_Charlotte_Auto_Racing_03255NASCAR's hottest driver didn't last 100 laps in the Coca-Cola 600.

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Torin Dorn announces return to NC State

Sun, May 27, 2018

NCSU 92, FSU 72Torin Dorn announced on Sunday that he will return to North Carolina State University to play basketball this year.

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Lopez, Bats silence Bulls 5-0

Sun, May 27, 2018

 Jose Lopez threw six scoreless innings en route to his first win of the season, leading the Louisville Bats past the Durham Bulls 5-0 on Sunday night at Slugger Field.

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Mendoza makes it happen again, FSU wins second consecutive ACC Tournament Championship

Sun, May 27, 2018

FSU beats Louisville, wins ACC Tournament 2018Drew Mendoza came up big for the second consecutive year, and Florida State took home another Atlantic Coast Conference Baseball Championship trophy.

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Will Power wins Indy 500, No. 17 for car owner Roger Penske

Sun, May 27, 2018

IndyCar_Indy_500_Auto_Racing_31719Will Power hated racing on ovals. He wasn't a fan of Indianapolis Motor Speedway and figured he would never win the Indianapolis 500.

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Warriors, Rockets set for Game 7 in West finals

Sun, May 27, 2018

APTOPIX_Rockets_Warriors_Basketball_13846When the Golden State Warriors lost Game 5 of the Western Conference finals to the Rockets on Thursday night to send them to the brink of elimination they vowed to be back in Houston for Game 7.

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Attendance drop, strikeout rise has MLB concerned

Sun, May 27, 2018

White_Sox_Tigers_Baseball_54218Major League Baseball attendance is headed to its lowest average in 15 years. And it's not only because of the historically bad weather that's plagued the first third of the season.

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Campbell downs High Point 7-5 to win Big South title, clinch NCAA berth

Sun, May 27, 2018

Campbell Baseball wins Big South TournamentLuis Gimenez roped a go-ahead two-run triple in the bottom of the seventh as top-seeded Campbell defeated No. 2 seed High Point 7-5 to claim the 2018 Big South Baseball Tournament title Saturday afternoon at Liberty Baseball Stadium.

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LeBron, back in Boston, for another Cavs farewell

Sun, May 27, 2018

Celtics_Cavaliers_Basketball_99454LeBron James and the depleted Cleveland Cavaliers won't get any sympathy from the Celtics when they return to Boston for Game 7 of the Eastern Conference finals.

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Klay Thompson has 35, Warriors force Game 7 in West finals

Sun, May 27, 2018

Rockets_Warriors_Basketball_32680An awful start followed by three quarters of utter dominance, spot-on shot-making and beautiful defense — even against one of the game's greatest and hardest to stop in James Harden. That's the way it's been for these up-and-down, uber-talented Warriors, who leave even their coach perplexed.

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