N.C. Central started practice Friday. East Carolina cranked it up Monday. Those squads will put it all together later this month.
Kentrell Barkley rocks Vegas in this edition of "John McCann's Playbook."
Tiger, Tiger, Tiger ...
Hillside alums desire a return to the days when the school's basketball squads were just as good as the football teams.
Rashard Lee is a former Hillside basketball player with professional playing experience and has spent recent seasons as an assistant coach with the very successful Chapel Hill Tigers. But that wasn't good enough to make the cut as the boys' basketball coach at Hillside.
Herald-Sun sports writer John McCann got the answer to why Charlotte Hornets rookie P.J. Hairston punched Kentrell Barkley, a high school forward for the Northern Knights.
The Spartans remain hungry. In the meantime, they fed those who were.
The death of Tony Gwynn renewed the push get smokeless tobacco out of Major League Baseball, and that’s fine if the issue is addiction, as opposed to role models.
The man known as Flash clearly has lost a step.
San Antonio's brand of basketball is perhaps America's favorite "pass" time.
The NBA is missing some wonderful branding opportunities.
All they do is win over there at Chapel Hill High School.