Sports: Pro Sports

Jun. 11, 2014 @ 08:21 PM

Simpson sees shot to capitalize on a home game

A Raleigh native, Webb Simpson has plenty of Pinehurst experience for this week's U.S. Open


Jun. 11, 2014 @ 08:06 PM

Duke, UNC blues dot the Pinehurst greens

Three Blue Devils and a Tar Heel are in the field for the U.S. Open, which begins today at Pinehurst.

Jun. 10, 2014 @ 07:47 PM

Honesty costs golfer U.S. Open spot

Jason Millard, who was a two-time All-American golfer at Middle Tennessee State University, called a penalty on himself that disqualified him from the U.S.Open at Pinehurst No. 2.

Jun. 10, 2014 @ 07:50 PM


Imperfect Pinehurst is just right for the U.S. Open.


Jun. 08, 2014 @ 09:24 PM

Bulls blasted

Norfolk rattles Karns early to blow out Durham

Jun. 07, 2014 @ 07:20 PM

Ex-Duke star, coach Snyder has work cut out for him in Utah

Former Duke player and assistant coach Quin Snyder, who just completed his first season as an assistant with the Atlanta Hawks, takes over a Utah Jazz team with a talented core of players 24 years old and younger. The Jazz also have two first round picks, including No. 5 overall, in the upcoming NBA draft.

Jun. 07, 2014 @ 07:24 PM

A look ahead at the 2014 U.S. Open at Pinehurst No. 2

Five years ago, when the USGA announced its radical plan of staging the U.S. Open and the U.S. Women’s Open on the same golf course in consecutive weeks, no one would have imagined that the only player named Woods competing at Pinehurst No. 2 would be Cheyenne, not Tiger.

Jun. 02, 2014 @ 08:00 PM

IronPigs pen Bulls, avoid sweep

A sickly Durham Bulls offense allowed the Lehigh Valley IronPigs to avoid a four-game sweep with a 3-0 win at Durham Bulls Athletic Park on Monday.

Jun. 01, 2014 @ 10:00 PM

Romero in rhythm as Bulls keep it rolling

Durham Bulls lefty Enny Romero has the bigs on his mind in a Major League way.

May. 30, 2014 @ 06:22 PM

Brad Keselowski wins NASCAR pole at Dover

Brad Keselowski is getting used to racing out front, turning a track-record lap of 164.444 mph to win the pole at Dover International Speedway Friday.

May. 25, 2014 @ 09:47 PM

Bulls sweep Clippers

The Durham Bulls got a strong outing from pitcher Mike Montgomery.

May. 11, 2014 @ 05:54 PM

Bulls drop close one on the road

The Bulls are struggling away from the DBAP.

May. 06, 2014 @ 12:05 AM

Hurricanes fire Muller amid playoff drought

The Carolina Hurricanes haven't skated in the National Hockey League playoffs in five seasons.

May. 03, 2014 @ 09:53 PM

J.B. Holmes grabs Wells Fargo lead after 3 rounds

Phil Mickelson's 9-under 63 puts pressure on third-round leader who overtook Martin Flores for the lead on the 54th hole at Quail Hollow Saturday.

May. 02, 2014 @ 11:28 PM

Cabrera, Flores share halfway lead at Wells Fargo Championship

Angel Cabrera never knows when he’s going to play his best golf. This could be shaping up as one of those weeks at the Wells Fargo Championship. On a Quail Hollow course that lets the Argentine hit driver on just about every hole, two exquisite short-game shots late in the second round carried Cabrera to a 3-under 69 on Friday and a share of the lead with Martin Flores going into the weekend.