National Finals Rodeo To Stay At Thomas & Mack Iger Talks ESPN Going Straight To Consumer Cowherd's Tenure At ESPN Ends Early ESPN To Air Cowboys Training Camp Special Bryant Helping Relaunch Of The Undefeated Baseball HOF Expects Large Crowd Cowherd In Hot Water Over Latest Comments ESPN, MVC Extend Media-Rights Deal ESPN Preps For Special Olympics Coverage L.A. Country Club Hosting '23 U.S. Open
EVENT & ATTRACTION NOTES
Published April 23, 1998
The purse for the National Finals Rodeo will increase almost 24% this year, as it rises to $4.2M (DALLAS MORNING NEWS, 4/23)....Actors Tim Allen, Matt LeBlanc, Craig T. Nelson and Martin Sheen are among celebrities who will join host Don Johnson and NASCAR at "NASCAR's Night In Hollywood -- A Golden Celebration," on May 1 at L.A.'s Wiltern Theatre. ESPN will air the event, which celebrates NASCAR's 50th anniversary, as a two-hour, prime-time special on May 2 (ESPN)....The NCAA will hold its fourth annual Title IX seminar May 12 & 13 at the Westin Hotel in Chicago (NCAA).