PGA Tour member Grayson Murray, a Raleigh native, unexpectedly passes away

Raleigh native Grayson Murray, a two-time PGA Tour winner who battled alcohol issues and depression, has died, according to PGA Tour officials. No cause of death has been listed. A member of the Class of 2012 at Leesville Road High School, it was clear when Murray was a freshman he would be a force on the golf course. Please click here for more. And here for more on his high school career.

Reports: Canes, Rod Brind’Amour agree to contract extension

Carolina Hurricanes head coach Rod Brind’Amour is staying in Raleigh. The Canes legend agreed to a contract extension with the team. The details of the extension are currently unknown. ESPN insider and former Carolina Hurricane Kevin Weekes first reported the contract extension. SportsNet and Toronto Sports Network have also confirmed the contract extension. Please click here for more.

Guentzel, Pesce, Skjei among those who want to re-sign with Hurricanes after season ends

After blowing a 3-1 lead in Game 6 against the Rangers, the Carolina Hurricanes have big decisions to make this offseason with nine key players eligible to become unrestricted free agents on July 1. But forwards Jake Guentzel, Teuvo Teravainen and defensemen Brett Pesce, Brady Skjei and Tony DeAngelo made it clear they would like to stay put. Please click here for more.

Trocheck’s double-overtime goal lifts Rangers past Canes in Game 2

Despite trailing at two different points in the game, the New York Rangers came up with a game-tying power-play goal in the final frame before Vincent Trocheck scored with the man-advantage in double overtime to secure a 4-3 win over the Hurricanes on Tuesday night at Madison Square Garden and a 2-0 grip on the series as it heads to Raleigh. Please click here for more.