LIFESTYLE

BEST OF RALEIGH: 2016

We clearly like giving our opinions on things, so we couldn’t pass up the opportunity to let you know what we think was the best of Raleigh in 2016. We speak of what we know: bars, food, and sports.  Keep note that JP is Raleigh City Sports’ Ambassador to Durham so

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LIFESTYLE

Minting Money- New Years Weekend Picks Edition

Each week our resident gambling degenerate will select his best lock, surprise, and over/under bets in weekend action across a number of leagues.  Get a second-mortgage, pawn your Pogs collection, or get a payday loan- just go place these bets immediately! As the holidays near an end, 2017 will be

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GLOBAL SOCCER Outside Raleigh

EPL WEEK 18

WEEK 18 MATCHUPS Monday, December 26 Watford v Crystal Palace (1-1): Big Sam is back as Crystal Palace replace Alan Pardew with the former England manager, a post which lasted a glorious two months. Yohan Cabaye, still not the real Slim Shady, opened the scoring for the Eagles. Christian Benteke

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Carolina Hurricanes goalie Cam Ward Action Shot in front of the net
HURRICANES

RECAP: CANES DROP TOUGH ONE TO PENS

Well, that one will sting for a while. Your Carolina Hurricanes went toe-to-toe with the defending Stanley Cup Champion Pittsburgh Penguins but ultimately fell 3-2 in the Steel City. As a Bengals/Reds fan and hater of all things Pittsburgh, this was doubly disappointing for me. Normally you’d say, “Hey it’s the

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BASKETBALL NC STATE

RECAP: NC STATE VS RIDER. ‘I’M GONNA PUT IT ON HIS HEAD’ EDITION

NC State concluded their non-conference portion of the scheduled by blowing out Rider 99-71. The Wolfpack improved to 11-2 on the season as they enter ACC play. Dennis Smith led they way once again with 19 points and 16 assists. Omer Yurtseven added 16 points and Ted Kapita grabbed 11

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NCFC

NCFC: Stadium Talk

As we found out this week from the Triangle Business Journal, Steve Malik and his ragged band of investors  (they are most certainly not ragged – I’m taking creative license) are down to 3 potential locations. So, let’s take a walk with ole’ Uncle Mike and discuss the current site

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HURRICANES

RECAP: BRUINS VS CANES

I think something special is brewing here in the capital city. I think we’re about to put the entire league on notice. Am I gonna regret saying this? Never. Gotta love it when an original six franchise rolls into town and you send them packing. Go Raleigh! Go Canes! Cliff

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