This past week, two locally produced players took part in the Carolina Hurricanes Prospect Camp.
Embattled Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling lost his attempt to block the $2 billion sale of the team to former Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer. More>>
On Sunday afternooon Lebron tweeted an Instagram photo of him wearing his former St. Vincent-St. Mary jersey, and a Cleveland Cavaliers jersey. More>>
The Carolina Panthers are giving their fans an early treat by holding their annual Fan Fest at their newly renovated home. More>>
Pro Bowlers Cam Newton and Greg Hardy will be ready to practice when the Carolina Panthers take the field for the start of training camp Friday night. More>>
Nine years after leading the North Carolina men's basketball team to a national championship, Williams returns to the Tar Heel state as a member of the Charlotte Hornets. More>>
Walking off the 18th green as the British Open champion, Rory McIlroy kept gazing at all the greats on golf's oldest trophy. More>>
Rory McIlroy looked as though he had just thrown a knockout punch at the British Open, and it was only Saturday. More>>
Rory McIlroy had everything go his way Thursday in the British Open. More>>
The domestic violence courtroom where Hardy testified about defending himself and where Nicole Holder described being almost killed has a full docket every day. More>>
The Panthers must decide how Greg Hardy's conviction on charges of assault on a female and communicating threats will impact his long-term future. More>>
The U.S. Womens's National Team will play Switzerland Aug. 20 in Cary.
The Carolina Hurricanes on Wednesday announced that three members of the team’s front-office staff have assumed new roles and responsibilities with the team. More>>
On a sparkling summer night in the Upper Midwest, baseball generations joined up and prepared to pass. More>>
Greg Hardy and the woman accusing him of assault have both taken the stand in the case against the Carolina Panthers' star. More>>
Panthers Pro Bowl defensive end Greg Hardy was found guilty Tuesday night of assaulting a female and communicating threats. More>>
A drug patented back in 2011 set to hit shelves across the country this year is being endorsed by NFL great and Pine Belt native Brett Favre. More>>
Alice Coachman Davis, the first black female to win Olympic gold, died Monday. She was 90 years old. More>>
A person familiar with the contract says free-agent forward Marvin Williams has agreed to a $14 million, two-year deal with the Charlotte Hornets. More>>
When it comes to motocross, few do it as well as 14-year-old Noah Skinner. More>>
A photo posted by Carolina Panther running back DeAngelo Williams has gone viral for nearly two days, for two different reasons. More>>
Former UNC guard P.J. Hairston has to appear in Durham County Court on misdemeanor charges of assault and battery following the incident at a Durham-area YMCA. More>>
The deal will pay Gleason $1.2 million for the 2014-15 season. More>>
Here’s a yellow card warning for all of the anticipation of the United States’ World Cup match against Belgium this afternoon: Most Americans aren’t that excited, even if many of them are rooting on the home country. More>>
Between the 15th and 16th picks in Thursday night's draft came a very special selection by the NBA. More>>
A person familiar with the situation tells The Associated Press that LeBron James has decided to opt out of the final two years of his contract with the Miami Heat and become a free agent on July 1. More>>
Hot off her first major championship win, Michelle Wie is making headlines for the way she chose to celebrate.
If you wanted some U.S. Open apparel, you can get a second chance – at half price.The United States Golf Association announced Sunday that all remaining inventory at the Main Merchandise Pavilion at Pinehurst Resort Country Club will be on sale at 50 percent off on Monday from 10 a.m. until 6 p.m.Logoed apparel, headwear, shirts, towels and many other items will be included in the sale.Tickets or credentials will not be required to enter the pavilion. Parking is free.Shoppers who will be usi... More>>
Michelle Wie finished a strong effort in Pinehurst with a victory Sunday in the U.S. Women's Open.
Michelle Wie steadied herself over the last four holes on a wild Saturday at the U.S. Women's Open.
Michelle Wie and Lexi Thompson were the only players under par after two rounds at Pinehurst No. 2, and that's not all they had in common. More>>
Michelle Wie had a strong score Friday to take the lead at the U.S. Women's Open in Pinehurst.
Michelle Wie had a strong score Friday to take the lead at the U.S. Women's Open in Pinehurst.
Lucy Li's friends back in California have been filling her inbox with emails. More>>
Defending champion Inbee Park's first round at the U.S. Women's Open got away from her in a hurry.
Stacy Lewis made it around Pinehurst No. 2 without a bogey Thursday in the opening round of the U.S. Women's Open, and that put her in the lead. More>>
The Hornets unveiled their three new primary uniforms on Thursday featuring white, purple and teal colors.
Lucy Li made two double bogeys, a triple bogey and finished her historic round at the U.S. Women's Open just like any other 11-year-old girl.
Quarterback Cam Newton practiced for the first time since undergoing ankle surgery on March 19, working in 7-on-7 drills during the team's final day of minicamp. More>>
Juli Inkster is playing the Women's Open for the 35th time this week, and the 53-year-old from the Bay Area said Wednesday it probably will be her last.
The sixth-grader from California is the youngest qualifier in the history of the U.S. Women's Open. More>>
Temperatures will soar in Pinehurst this week as the U.S. Women's Open begins play, and the USGA said Tuesday that it is taking steps to help fans. More>>
Baseball Hall of Famer Tony Gwynn has died after a bout with cancer. He was 54. More>>
Martin Kaymer concludes a dominant U.S. Open performance with a title at Pinehurst.
Here's a list of the foreign-born winners of the U.S. Open golf tournament.
WNCN is liveblogging the U.S. Open from Pinehurst No. 2 on Sunday.
The bogeys piled up in a hurry for Brendon Todd. Just that quickly, his first U.S. Open turned from a dream to a complete nightmare.
Martin Kaymer remains in command at the U.S. Open as no one else could close his massive lead.
WNCN is live blogging the U.S. Open in Pinehurst, with Brendon Todd, Webb Simpson competing on Saturday.
Tickets for the U.S. Women's Open at Pinehurst No. 2 start at $30 a day.
Three Duke University golfers and one from the University of North Carolina are among the nine golfers with North Carolina ties who will appear in the U.S. Women's Open this week at Pinehurst No. 2. More>>
Golfers and other visitors will find Frolin Hatcher and Larry Goins front and center at Pinehurst, which is where they’ve been for a combined 81 years.
Kevin Kisner got a jump on Father's Day by coaxing his own dad out of the gallery Friday to serve as a last-minute caddie.
Phil Mickelson slipped well off the pace Friday with a 73 that left him at 3 over -- 13 strokes behind record-setting leader Martin Kaymer. More>>
Playing partners Hunter Mahan and Jamie Donaldson each played the other's ball after teeing off on No. 18, although neither realized the mistake until they arrived at the green. More>>
Bubba Watson shot an even-par 70 on Friday, not enough following an opening 76 that ultimately cost him a shot of playing on the weekend. More>>
Martin Kaymer shot the best 36-hole score in U.S. Open history Friday with his second straight 5-under 65. More>>
Dustin Johnson had another 69 on Friday, nowhere close to keeping up with the record score of Martin Kaymer. More>>
Golf fans wanting to relax at the US Open can visit the Spa at Pinehurst. WNCN's Alyssa Corfont has an inside look.
WNCN will update the U.S. Open with events from Pinehurst on our live blog.
Raleigh's Webb Simpson and Cary's Brendon Todd stay in contention after their opening rounds.
Graeme McDowell finishes a strong 2-under on the first day at the U.S. Open in Pinehurst.
With every big tournament, Jordan Spieth keeps living up to his reputation as a rising star.So does Hideki Matsuyama of Japan - even if not as many people notice.They played together Thursday in the U.S. Open, and each made four birdies on increasingly tough Pinehurst No. 2 for a 1-under 69, one shot behind the early leaders."I wouldn't trade the position I'm in," Spieth said.Oddly enough, this is the second straight U.S. Open that Spieth and Matsuyama were placed in the same group.Maybe the ... More>>
With former U.S. Open champion Graeme McDowell leading the way, Pinehurst No. 2 gave up more birdies than expected Thursday. More>>
A lot of work goes into making sure the green on Pinehurst No. 2 stays green. Employees and interns go from hole to hole checking water levels. Phil Sanchez assists the crew for his latest installment of "Phil Fills In."
The 2014 U.S. Open will have 11 local North Carolina players competing in Pinehurst No. 2 when play begins Thursday, including Webb Simpson, Brendon Todd, and golfers from NC State, UNC, Duke and Wake.
The one thing Rory McIlroy won't lack heading into this U.S. Open is advice after his breakup with Caroline Wozniacki.
Much of the U.S. Open will be on WNCN, including parts of Thursday and Friday and then full coverage on Saturday and Sunday. More>>
Webb Simpson, a Raleigh native who won the 2012 U.S. Open champion, said Pinehurst No. 2 "feels like a home game.”
WNCN Today anchor Phil Sanchez joined the kitchen team at the Carolina Hotel to learn how to make omelets for the guests. More>>
Phil Mickelson holds the worst kind of U.S. Open record with six runner-up finishes. More>>
Thomas and Spieth have known each other since 2007, when they battled all summer on the junior circuit and were selected to represent the United States in the Evian Junior Masters in France. More>>
Justin Rose is the reigning champion heading into the U.S. Open at Pinehurst, a player who is certainly more at ease with his place in golf now that he's got one of those prestigious titles on his resume. More>>
The two-time Masters champion came to Pinehurst this week trying to become the first player since 2002 to win the first two majors of the year. More>>
The Carolina Hotel in Pinehurst is very busy these days with guests coming and going due to the U.S. Open in town. To help the hotel staff, Phil Sanchez works as a bellhop in his latest "Phil Fills In" segment.Watch the video for more. More>>
Strange won his first U.S. Open in 1988 at The Country Club. A year later, he closed with a 70 to win by one shot. More>>
Golf fans are flocking to Pinehurst for the U.S. Open. And for those who live there, they’ll have to decide to stay and enjoy the tournament or rent their home out to incoming guests. More>>
The Clippers have not confirmed the team's sale. More>>
Reports are surfacing that Shelly Sterling will negotiate the sale of the Los Angeles Clippers, days before the NBA scheduled a hearing and vote of owners that could have forced her husband Donald Sterling to sell the team. More>>
In April, the Bobcats era was swept away in a Heat storm, paving the way for a new Hornets legacy to begin. More>>
While claiming he's not a racist, Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling criticizes NBA legend Magic Johnson. More>>
Matthew Mills, who had only intended to get close to Met Life Stadium to talk to fans, penetrated a heavily guarded fortress with what he described as minimal effort. More>>
Colin Kaepernick threw one touchdown pass and ran for another score as the San Francisco 49ers defeated the Carolina Panthers 23-10. More>>
Tim Tebow is back in football, this time from the broadcast booth. More>>
President Barack Obama sent Russia a clear message about its treatment of gays and lesbians with who he is - and isn't - sending to represent the United States at the Sochi Olympics. More>>
Oscar Pistorius was granted bail Friday, paving the way for him to be freed from custody pending his trial in the Valentine's Day shooting death of his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp. More>>
Nike has suspended its contract with Oscar Pistorius, the double-amputee runner from South Africa who is facing a charge of premeditated murder in the Valentine's Day slaying of his girlfriend. More>>
Prosecutors say they will pursue a premeditated murder charge against Oscar Pistorius as the Paralympic superstar openly wept in court Friday after being charged with shooting his girlfriend to death. More>>
Paralympic superstar Oscar Pistorius was charged Thursday with the murder of his girlfriend who was shot inside his home in South Africa. More>>
Lance Armstrong's future is uncertain now that he has admitted to doping. More>>
The World Anti-Doping Agency has signed RTP-based GlaxoSmithKline to help detect banned substances in sports. More>>
Lance Armstrong's admission to doping has caught the attention of the nation, including cyclists and those involved in cancer-related organizations in the Triangle. More>>
Cycling star Lance Armstrong has admitted to doping in an interview, Oprah Winfrey confirms. More>>
A source says Lance Armstrong confessed to Oprah Winfrey that he cheated. More>>