Raleigh, North Carolina Sports News

UNC basketball legend Phil Ford has surgery after prostate cancer diagnosis

Wed, May 23, 2018

UNC knocks off No. 11 Kentucky, 82-77University of North Carolina basketball legend Phil Ford is recovering after undergoing surgery Tuesday for prostate cancer.

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Heritage's Drake Thomas sets commitment date; LB considering NC State, Clemson, others

Wed, May 23, 2018

Heritage High School vs Hoggard High School - November 24, 2017Heritage linebacker Drake Thomas will make his college commitment next week and HighSchoolOT.com will carry it live.

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Gold: It's not the time for the Hurricanes to cut Kaiton's Corner

Wed, May 23, 2018

Chuck KaitonThe Carolina Hurricanes and longtime radio voice Chuck Kaiton have yet to agree on a contract for next season. Even though all signs point to drastic restructuring of the team's radio broadcast, doesn't Chuck deserve a more graceful exit?

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Ovechkin, Capitals prepare for 'biggest game of life'

Wed, May 23, 2018

Lightning_Capitals_Hockey_89379Washington Capitals star Alex Ovechkin is closer than ever to playing for the Stanley Cup, and he's determined to make the most of the opportunity.

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Top-seeded Heels can clinch spot in ACC semis with win over Pittsburgh

Wed, May 23, 2018

2018 ACC Baseball TournamentTop seed North Carolina takes the field on the second day of the ACC Tournament, and a win over Pittsburgh Wednesday night would push the Tar Heels into Saturday's first semifinal.

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Stowers leads Louisville past Wake 10-2 at ACC tourney

Wed, May 23, 2018

ACC logo - white on blueJosh Stowers homered and drove in six runs, and Louisville beat Wake Forest 10-2 on Wednesday at the Atlantic Coast Conference baseball tournament.

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Soccer complex coming to Knightdale after 40-acre land donation

Wed, May 23, 2018

Soccer complex coming to Knightdale after 40-acre land donation A new soccer complex will be coming to Knightdale thanks to a 40-acre land donation made this week.

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Gardner: Thunderstorms, heavy rain possible Wednesday afternoon at ACC tourney

Wed, May 23, 2018

Storm RiskWRAL's Elizabeth Gardner discusses the forecast for the afternoon and evening of May 23, 2018, the second day of the ACC Baseball Tournament in Durham, N.C.

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As retirement approaches, is Danica Patrick a Hall of Famer?

Wed, May 23, 2018

Danica_Patrick_Lego_81126As Danica Patrick prepares for her farewell at this weekend's Indianapolis 500, another big event on the auto racing calendar looms earlier in the week: The vote for the NASCAR Hall of Fame.

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Harden scores 30, Rockets even series at 2 games apiece

Wed, May 23, 2018

Rockets_Warriors_Basketball_77454Chris Paul pounded the ball down demonstratively on Stephen Curry's home court in sheer delight.

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