Sports

Apr. 17, 2014 @ 10:52 PM

Crossroads edges Northern; KVA’s Burnette low medalist

Crossroads Christian held off Northern Vance Thursday at Henderson Country Club to claim a two-day county competition that also featured Kerr-Vance and Southern Vance.


Apr. 17, 2014 @ 12:57 PM

Duke freshman Jabari Parker declares for NBA draft

Duke freshman Jabari Parker is entering the NBA draft.

Coach Mike Krzyzewski says in a statement Thursday it was "an honor for us to have him in our program." In an essay posted on SI.com, Parker says the NBA offers him the best chance to develop both as a player and off the court.


Apr. 17, 2014 @ 04:24 PM

Hatchell: Star freshman DeShields leaving UNC

North Carolina star freshman Diamond DeShields plans to transfer, coach Sylvia Hatchell said Thursday.


Apr. 18, 2014 @ 12:02 AM

Playoff Preview: Spurs face difficult road to NBA Finals

To get another shot at LeBron James, the San Antonio Spurs may have to go through Dirk Nowitzki, then Dwight Howard and James Harden, and finally Kevin Durant and Russell Westbrook.


Apr. 17, 2014 @ 10:56 PM

Prep Roundup: Eagles drop Northern Carolina clash

Warren County's baseball game Wednesday against South Granville got away from the Eagles in the top of the seventh inning.


Apr. 17, 2014 @ 11:55 PM

Kuchar builds on Masters momentum

There were no major letdowns for Masters contenders Matt Kuchar and Jordan Spieth at the RBC Heritage on Thursday.


Apr. 17, 2014 @ 12:26 AM

Jets sign former East Carolina running back

Always fast on the field, Chris Johnson is looking to quickly prove his critics wrong.


Apr. 17, 2014 @ 12:19 AM

Muller still Hurricanes coach for now

Carolina Hurricanes coach Kirk Muller says he has not been told by management if he will keep his job.


Apr. 17, 2014 @ 12:15 AM

Atlanta lands MLS expansion team for 2017

Arthur Blank donned traditional soccer garb to mark his newest venture — an MLS team for Atlanta.


Apr. 17, 2014 @ 12:57 PM

Bobcats' OT win not enough to avoid Heat in playoffs

Al Jefferson knows few people will be giving the Charlotte Bobcats a chance to upset the Miami Heat in the first round of the Eastern Conference playoffs.