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April 16, 2018

CLEVELAND (AP) — LeBron James figured he had experienced everything in 12 postseasons.

Turns out, there was something new.

Victor Oladipo scored 32 points and Indiana outplayed Cleveland from the start while pulling off a stunning 98-80 victory Sunday in the series opener, handing James and…

Pacers Cavaliers Basketball

April 16, 2018

BRISTOL, Tenn. (AP) — Kyle Larson will have to wait another day to try to capture his first NASCAR Cup Series victory of the season.

The race at Bristol Motor Speedway was postponed until Monday because of heavy rain with Larson out in front. Racing was halted three times Sunday due to wet…

NASCAR Bristol Auto Racing

April 14, 2018

TARBORO —- Jameis Winston didn’t have to be in Tarboro long to understand Todd Gurley a little better.

“I didn’t know Tarboro was out in the country like this,” the Tampa Bay Buccaneers quarterback said. “So I have a lot more respect for him now. Those…


April 14, 2018

With the NBA playoffs starting Saturday, here are 10 things to know:


Pacers fans, avert your eyes.

LeBron James hasn’t experienced losing a first-round game in nearly six years.

James’ teams have won 21 consecutive opening-round contests, a streak that started in…

Knicks Cavaliers Basketball

April 13, 2018

First the general manager, now the coach.

In another move aimed at getting the Charlotte Hornets on track, majority owner Michael Jordan fired coach Steve Clifford on Friday after the team went 36-46 and failed to reach the playoffs for the third time in the last four seasons.

Clifford had a year…

Hornet Clifford Fired Basketball

April 11, 2018

ZEBULON —- Tucker Neuhaus thought the ball was going to hit off the top of the wall. The Carolina Mudcats second baseman was thinking double as he rounded first. Then, the ball disappeared.

Neuhaus smacked a go-ahead solo home run to right-center field that cleared the 385 mark to give…


April 11, 2018

ZEBULON — It’s simple for Marcos Diplan.

The Carolina Mudcats’ opening day starter, whose second start of the season came Wednesday, is living out the most important chunk of his professional baseball career.

Pitch well, and he’ll move on up. Move up, and he’ll prove…


April 09, 2018

ZEBULON — There was Braden Webb, stumbling and rolling off the pitchers mound. It happened in 2016 as Webb was pitching for the University of South Carolina against college baseball powerhouse Vanderbilt.

The moment itself lasted just a few seconds, but it didn’t matter. Webb…

April 09, 2018

ZEBULON — The Carolina Mudcats were one of two first-place teams playing at Five County Stadium on Monday with the Frederick Keys in town. Both teams had successful season-opening weekend series.

Carolina entered tied atop the Northern Division of the Carolina League, while Frederick…

April 09, 2018

RALEIGH — For a team fighting for relevance while dealing with slipping attendance and a prolonged playoff drought, most of the sentiment shared by new owner Tom Dundon on Monday reflected as much.

During a press conference that lasted about 30 minutes in the depths of PNC Arena, Dundon, who…

Hurricanes Dundon Hockey
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