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Minor-league coach killed by line-drive

The president of the Tulsa Drillers minor-league team says Mike Coolbaugh's death is "a tragedy for all of baseball." Full story...

Wallace signs six-year, $57 million deal with Bobcats

Gerald Wallace has signed his six-year, $57 million contract with Charlotte Thursday, the latest move in the push by the Bobcats to make the playoffs next season. Full story...

North Carolina's Williams battling vertigo

North Carolina coach Roy Williams says he's battling a case of vertigo. Full story...

Williams eager to have experience on Tar Heel roster for once

For the past two seasons, North Carolina coach Roy Williams has had to teach plenty of youngsters. Next year, Williams expects to be able to have a little more fun with an experienced group. Full story...

Hurricanes bring back Cullen in deal with Rangers

The Carolina Hurricanes are bringing back a familiar face from their Stanley Cup title run of 2006. The Hurricanes acquired center Matt Cullen from the New York Rangers in exchange for defenseman Andrew Hutchinson along with a prospect and a draft pick. Full story...

Panthers sign 3rd round pick Johnson

The Carolina Panthers have signed their third-round draft pick, defensive end Charles Johnson of Georgia. Full story...

Port City Chargers player to miss first game

The Port City Chargers football team is gearing up for their first-ever game tomorrow. One player will be sitting out... Full story...

NASCAR determines springs confiscated from Kyle Busch are legal

NASCAR says the springs it confiscated from the Kyle Busch's Number Five Busch Series Chevrolet after last weekend's race at Daytona International Speedway are legal. Full story...

Palmer swaps college allegiance to open N.C. State course

Arnold Palmer played his collegiate golf at Wake Forest, but today he helped launch the start of construction for a new golf course at North Carolina State. Full story...

Poll: Carolina Panthers, UNC top list of fan favorites

When it comes to sports, North Carolinians play favorites. According to a new survey, sports fans rank U-N-C and the Carolina Panthers as the top sports organizations in the state. And about a third of the state follows NASCAR. Full story...

Hurricanes' Francis picked for Hockey Hall of Fame

Ron Francis already had the resume to make the Carolina Hurricanes better on the ice when he first signed with them nine years ago. Full story...

Park leads as Wie makes a mess of Pine Needles

In a US Women's Open dominated by talk of teenagers, one of them wound up atop the leaderboard yesterday. Full story...

NBA DRAFT: Bobcats acquire Richardson in draft night trade

The Charlotte Bobcats made a trade tonight that they hope will provide them with the go-to scorer they need. Full story...

Jordan prepares for crucial second draft with Bobcats

Tonight's the night that could shape the future of the struggling Charlotte Bobcats. Full story...

Longer, tougher Pine Needles welcomes back U.S. Women's Open

Plenty has changed since the last time the U-S Women's Open visited the sandhills of south-central North Carolina. Full story...