Aug. 23-25: TV and Radio

August 22, 2013 

Schedule subject to change

Friday, Aug. 23

AUTO RACING

8 a.m. Formula One, practice for Belgian Grand Prix, at Spa, Belgium, NBCSN

9 a.m. NASCAR, Nationwide Series, practice for Food City 250, at Bristol, Tenn., FS1

Noon NASCAR, Sprint Cup, practice for IRWIN Tools Night Race, at Bristol, Tenn., FS1

2:30 p.m. NASCAR, Sprint Cup, “Happy Hour Series,” final practice for IRWIN Tools Night Race, at Bristol, Tenn., FS1

3:30 p.m. NASCAR, Nationwide Series, pole qualifying for Food City 250, at Bristol, Tenn., FS1

5:30 p.m. NASCAR, Sprint Cup, pole qualifying for IRWIN Tools Night Race, at Bristol, Tenn., ESPN2

7:30 p.m. NASCAR, Nationwide Series, Food City 250, at Bristol, Tenn., ESPN, WPTF 680

BOXING

9:30 p.m. Champion Argenis Mendez (21-2-0) vs. Arash Usmanee (20-1-0), for IBF junior lightweight title, at Verona, N.Y., ESPN2

GOLF

12:30 a.m. LPGA, Canadian Women’s Open, second round, at Edmonton, Alberta, TGC

12:30 p.m. Web.com Tour, Cox Classic, second round, at Omaha, Neb., TGC

3 p.m. PGA Tour, The Barclays, second round, at Jersey City, N.J., TGC

6:30 p.m. Champions Tour, Boeing Classic, first round, at Snoqualmie, Wash. (same-day tape), TGC

MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL

7 p.m. Oakland at Baltimore, MASN (Sattelite only in the Triangle)

8 p.m. Washington at Kansas City, MASN2 (Satellite only in the Triangle)

MINOR LEAGUE BASEBALL

7:05 p.m. Durham at Norfolk, WDNC-AM 620 The Buzz/99.9 HD-2 The Buzz

7:15 p.m. Carolina at Lynchburg, WDWG 98.5/WRNS 960

NFL FOOTBALL

8 p.m. Preseason, Seattle at Green Bay, WRAL, WCNT

11 p.m. Preseason, Chicago at Oakland, NFLN

PREP FOOTBALL

7 p.m. Panther Creek (N.C.) at Wake Forest (N.C.), WCMC-FM 99.9 The Fan

8 p.m. Ensworth at Trinity, ESPNU

8:30 p.m. Good Counsel v. Gilman, ESNEWS

10 p.m. Mountain Pointe (Ariz.) at Bishop Gorman (Nev.), FS1

SOCCER

8:30 p.m. MLS, Kansas City at Chicago, NBCSN

TENNIS

11 a.m. U.S. Open Qualifying Tournament, CBSSN

1 p.m. WTA, New Haven Open, semifinal, at New Haven, Conn., ESPN2

3 p.m. ATP World Tour, Winston-Salem Open, semifinal, at Winston-Salem, N.C., ESPN2

5 p.m. U.S. Open Qualifying Tournament, CBSSN

7 p.m. WTA, New Haven Open, semifinal, at New Haven, Conn., ESPN2

Saturday, Aug. 24

AUTO RACING

1 p.m. Formula One, qualifying for Belgian Grand Prix, at Spa, Belgium (same-day tape), NBCSN

7:30 p.m. NASCAR, Sprint Cup, IRWIN Tools Night Race, at Bristol, Tenn., WCTI, WTVD, WPTF 680

GOLF

8 a.m. European PGA Tour, Johnnie Walker Championship, third round, at Perthshire, Scotland, TGC

1 p.m. PGA Tour, The Barclays, third round, at Jersey City, N.J., TGC

3 p.m. PGA Tour, The Barclays, third round, at Jersey City, N.J., WRAL, WNCT

3 p.m. Web.com Tour, Cox Classic, third round, at Omaha, Neb., TGC

5 p.m. LPGA, Canadian Women’s Open, third round, at Edmonton, Alberta (same-day tape), TGC

7:30 p.m. Champions Tour, Boeing Classic, second round, at Snoqualmie, Wash. (same-day tape), TGC

HORSE RACING

4:30 p.m. NTRA, Travers and King’s Bishop, at Saratoga Springs, N.Y., WNCN, WITN

LITTLE LEAGUE BASEBALL

12:30 p.m. World Series, International Championship game, teams TBD, at South Williamsport, Pa., WCTI, WTVD

3:30 p.m. World Series, U.S. Championship game, teams TBD, at South Williamsport, Pa., WCTI, WTVD

MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL

3:30 p.m. Regional coverage, Boston at L.A. Dodgers, Detroit at N.Y. Mets, or Oakland at Baltimore, WRAZ, WFXI

7 p.m. Washington at Kansas City, MASN (Sattelite only in the Triangle)

8:30 p.m. Chicago Cubs at San Diego, WGN

MINOR LEAGUE BASEBALL

6:15 p.m. Carolina v. Salem, WDWG 98.5, WRNS 960

7:05 p.m. Durham at Norfolk, WDNC-AM 620 The Buzz/99.9 HD-2 The Buzz, WRAZ-DT2

MAJOR LEAGUE LACROSSE

1 p.m. Playoffs, semifinal, Charlotte at Denver, at Chester, Pa., ESPN2

MOTORSPORTS

3:30 p.m. AMA Motocross, Lake Elsinore National, at Lake Elsinore, Calif., NBCSN

6 p.m. AMA Motorcross, Lake Elsinore National, at Lake Elsinore, Calif., FS2

NFL FOOTBALL

4:30 Preseason, Buffalo at Washington, NFL

7 p.m. Preseason, NY Jets at NY Giants, WCMC-FM 99.9 The Fan

8 p.m. Preseason, St. Louis at Denver, WRAL, WNCT

PREP FOOTBALL

Noon Apopka (Fla.) at Byrnes (S.C.), ESPN

3 p.m. Plant (Fla.) vs. Godby (Fla.), at Tampa, Fla., FSN

3:30 p.m. Lincoln (Fla.) vs. South Gwinnett (Ga.), at Norcross, Ga., ESPN

3:30 p.m. University Christian at Highlands, ESPNU

7 p.m. Booker T. Washington (Fla.) at Norcross (Ga.), ESPN

9 p.m. Bonneville at Bingham, ESPNU

10 p.m. Central (Calif.) at Valor Christian (Colo.), ESPN2

10:30 p.m. Salpointe Cathlolic v. Liberty, FCS

PREP BASKETBALL

7 p.m. High School Basketball All-Star Game: Elite 24, ESPNU

SAILING

7 p.m. Louis Vuitton Cup, finals, races 7 and 8, at San Francisco (if necessary, same-day tape), NBCSN

SOCCER

7:40 a.m. Premier League, Arsenal at Fulham, NBCSN

9:55 a.m. Premier League, Southampton v. Sunderland, NBCSN

12:30 p.m. Premier League, Liverpool at Aston Villa, WITN, WCNC

2 p.m. NWSL, Kansas City at Portland, FS2

7 p.m. NASL, Carolina at Minnesota, WCMC-HD3 99.9 The Ticket

8 p.m. Western New York at Sky Blue, FS2

SOFTBALL

5 p.m. Women’s, National Pro Fastpitch, championship, teams TBD, at Chicago, ESPN2

TENNIS

12:30 p.m. ATP World Tour, Winston-Salem Open, championship, at Winston-Salem, N.C., WRAL, WNCT

3 p.m. WTA, New Haven Open, championship, at New Haven, Conn., ESPN2

WNBA BASKETBALL

7 p.m. Chicago at Atlanta, ESPN2

Sunday, Aug. 25

AUTO RACING

7:30 a.m. Formula One, Belgian Grand Prix, at Spa, Belgium, NBCSN

3 p.m. Continental Tire Sports Car Challenge, SFP Grand Prix, at Kansas City, Kan. (same-day tape), FS1

4 p.m. IRL, IndyCar, Grand Prix of Sonoma, at Sonoma, Calif., NBCSN

GOLF

8 a.m. European PGA Tour, Johnnie Walker Championship, final round, at Perthshire, Scotland, TGC

Noon PGA Tour, The Barclays, final round, at Jersey City, N.J., TGC

2 p.m. PGA Tour, The Barclays, final round, at Jersey City, N.J., WRAL, WNCT

2 p.m. Web.com Tour, Cox Classic, final round, at Omaha, Neb., TGC

4 p.m. LPGA, Canadian Women’s Open, final round, at Edmonton, Alberta, TGC

7 p.m. Champions Tour, Boeing Classic, final round, at Snoqualmie, Wash. (same-day tape), TGC

LITTLE LEAGUE BASEBALL

11 a.m. World Series, third place, teams TBD, at South Williamsport, Pa., ESPN

3 p.m. World Series, championship, teams TBD, at South Williamsport, Pa., WCTI, WTVD

MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL

1:30 p.m. Oakland at Baltimore, MASN (Sattelite only in the Triangle)

1:40 p.m. NY Yankees at Tampa Bay, WCMC 99.9 The Fan

2 p.m. Washington at Kansas City, MASN2 (Sattelite only in the Triangle)

2 p.m. Atlanta at St. Louis, TBS

4 p.m. Chicago Cubs at San Diego, WGN

8 p.m. Boston at L.A. Dodgers, ESPN/WCMC 99.9 The Fan

MINOR LEAGUE BASEBALL

2 p.m. Carolina v. Salem, WDWG 98.5, WRNS 960

5:05 p.m. Durham at Norfolk, WDNC-AM 620 The Buzz/99.9 HD-2 The Buzz

MAJOR LEAGUE LACROSSE

3 p.m. Playoffs, championship, teams TBD, at Chester, Pa., ESPN2

MOTORSPORTS

7 a.m. MotoGP World Championship, Czech Grand Prix, at Brno, Czech Republic, FS1

NFL FOOTBALL

4 p.m. Preseason, New Orleans at Houston, WRAZ, WFXI

8 p.m. Preseason, Minnesota at San Francisco, WITN, WCNC

PREP FOOTBALL

11 a.m. University School of Jackson v. Homestead, ESPNU

Noon Beech (Tenn.) at Station Camp (Tenn.), ESPN2

3 p.m. American Heritage (Fla.) at Cypress Bay (Fla.), ESPN

SAILING

7 p.m. Louis Vuitton Cup, finals, races 9 and 10, at San Francisco (if necessary, same-day tape), NBCSN

SOCCER

10:55 a.m. Premier League, Swansea at Tottenham, NBCSN

3 p.m. Women’s Soccer: Lamar at Northern Arizona, FCS

10 p.m. MLS, Portland at Seattle, ESPN2

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