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  1. Panthers not getting respect in Vegas

    David Newton

    The Carolina Panthers are popular in Las Vegas these days -- to take a big fall. Carolina's win total projection is over/under 8.5 wins. That's 3.5 fewer wins than the Panthers had a year ago when they were 12-4 and NFC South champions. That's one...

    Blog | June 16, 2014
  2. Still room for respect for Panthers in Vegas

    David Newton

    CHARLOTTE, N.C. -- The quest for respect that motivated the Carolina Panthers much of this past season once again could be their mantra in 2014. Early Las Vegas odds have the reigning NFC South champions (12-5) anywhere from tied for sixth to seve...

    Blog | February 03, 2014
  3. NASCAR's Brian France doesn't back moving Charlotte race to Las V...

    David Newton

    NASCAR chairman Brian France is not in favor of moving a Sprint Cup race from Charlotte Motor Speedway to Las Vegas.

    Story | Conversation | May 25, 2013
  4. Report -- Bruton Smith discusses moving Charlotte race to Las Veg...

    David Newton

    The chairman of Speedway Motorsports Inc. is so determined to get a second Sprint Cup race at Las Vegas Motor Speedway that he may be willing to give up a date at Charlotte Motor Speedway.

    Story | Conversation | May 20, 2013
  5. Tony Stewart hasn't shut door on Roger Penske Indy offer

    David Newton

    Tony Stewart is open to running the Indianapolis 500 for Roger Penske, sometime after this season.

    Story | Conversation | January 21, 2013
  6. Austin Dillon to drive Hendrick-powered car in Vegas Cup race

    David Newton

    Austin Dillon, the grandson of Richard Childress Racing's owner, will drive a Sprint Cup car with a Hendrick Motorsports engine at Las Vegas Motor Speedway.

    Story | Conversation | January 11, 2013
  7. NASCAR - 2013 Sprint Cup car gets 'fine-tuning' at Charlotte Moto...

    David Newton

    Just how important is this week's NASCAR test at Charlotte Motor Speedway? David Newton offers five reasons some of the top drivers are in town -- and not at the beach.

    Story | Conversation | December 10, 2012
  8. NASCAR - No fenders, no problem for Brad Keselowski in Ferrari F1...

    David Newton

    Brad Keselowski got the chance to stretch his legs in an F1 simulator at the Penske Ferrari dealership in Vegas. How'd the reigning Sprint Cup champion do? One word: Wow.

    Story | Conversation | December 05, 2012
  9. NASCAR - Brad Keselowski is Jim Hunter's kind of champion

    David Newton

    LAS VEGAS -- Brad Keselowski met Jim Hunter only two or three times. He didn't know much about the longtime NASCAR executive when he died of cancer in October 2010, leaving a void in the sport that still hasn't been filled. So when Tony Stewart said...

    Blog | Conversation | December 03, 2012
  10. NASCAR - Brad Keselowski dressing the part of a Sprint Cup champi...

    David Newton

    A year ago, Brad Keselowski caught flak for wearing an untucked shirt and faded jeans to an awards luncheon. The Cup champ is wearing suits now. Oh, and lighting his tires on the Vegas Strip.

    Story | Conversation | November 30, 2012
  11. Richard Childress says 2013 will be tough with Kevin Harvick on t...

    David Newton

    Team owner Richard Childress said next year in the Sprint Cup Series won't be easy with driver Kevin Harvick moving to Stewart-Haas Racing in 2014.

    Story | Conversation | November 30, 2012
  12. NASCAR - Will popularity alone define Dale Earnhardt Jr.?

    David Newton

    Dale Earnhardt Jr. appreciates the unwavering fan support more than you know. If only he could reward Junior Nation with the grandest gift of all: a Sprint Cup title.

    Story | Conversation | November 29, 2012
  13. Dale Earnhardt Jr. voted NASCAR's most popular driver

    David Newton

    Dale Earnhardt Jr. didn't win the championship he thought was possible midway through the 2012 Sprint Cup season, but that didn't impact his popularity.

    Story | Conversation | November 29, 2012
  14. Chevrolet unveils new model that will replace the Impala

    David Newton

    The cover finally is off the new Chevrolet entry for the 2013 Sprint Cup season.

    Story | Conversation | November 29, 2012
  15. NASCAR returning to dirt with Truck race in Ohio

    David Newton

    NASCAR announced on Wednesday that Eldora Speedway has been added to the Truck Series schedule with a July 24 race at Tony Stewart's half-mile track in Rossburg, Ohio.

    Story | Conversation | November 28, 2012
  16. NASCAR - The phone call that changed Brad Keselowski's life

    David Newton

    LAS VEGAS -- By now you probably know that Brad Keselowski wants a tank, that he'd like to date Jennifer Love Hewitt and that there's a new market for giant Pilsner beer glasses like the one he drank from live on ESPN's "SportsCenter" after winning h...

    Blog | Conversation | November 27, 2012