Big Game Night
Game seven of the NBA finals was a slam dunk for local bars.
The manager at Fat Cats in Arden says he expected sales to shoot up at least 30 percent Thursday night. It was the same story over at Hickory Tavern in Biltmore Park.
The combination of the basketball game and NC State duking it out against UNC Chapel Hill in the College World Series help contribute to the large crowds. It's a huge boost since this is typically a slow time of year in the sports world.
Local bar managers are now looking forward to the start of football season .