Hammon Headlines espnW's "Impact 25" Sources: Sprint Shelves NASCAR "Experience" Luck Reiterates Stance On Likeness Compensation Rice Univ. Upgrading Football Stadium WVU Looking For Luck's Replacement Is The NHL Winter Classic Lacking Buzz? Luck Leaving WVU For NCAA Alexi Lalas Leaves ESPN For Fox Sports Sprint Dropping NASCAR Title Sponsorship After '16 Host Cities Revealed For '15 Gold Cup
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).