INDYCAR: ESPN’s SportsCenter to Have Major Presence During “Month of May” at Indianapolis

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INDIANAPOLIS — official track release — IndyCar photo — As part of the celebration of the historic 100th running of one of the world’s most important and iconic events, ESPN’s signature news and information program “SportsCenter” will have a major and significantly expanded presence at Indianapolis Motor Speedway during the week of the Indianapolis 500 Mile Race presented by PennGrade …

ESPN: Ricky Craven to Remain With Network as NASCAR, SportsCenter Analyst

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BRISTOL, Conn. – official release — ESPN photo — Former NASCAR Sprint Cup race winner Ricky Craven has agreed to a new contract and will remain with ESPN as NASCAR analyst for SportsCenter and other ESPN news platforms. Craven, who started with ESPN as an analyst in 2008, will make regular appearances in the ESPN studio around NASCAR Sprint Cup …

ESPN: Nicole Briscoe to Become SportsCenter Anchor Following End of ESPN’s NASCAR Contract

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BRISTOL, Conn. – official release — ESPN photo — Nicole Briscoe will stay with ESPN, but in a new capacity, after the network’s NASCAR coverage ends in November. Briscoe agreed to a new contract with ESPN and will become a SportsCenter anchor as well as taking on additional new assignments after her current role as host of ESPN NASCAR Countdown …

Six-Time NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Champion Jimmie Johnson To Become First Athlete To Guest Host ESPN’s SportsCenter

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DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (Nov. 18, 2013) – Tuesday night’s recipe is simple, yet untested. Take one part Stuart Scott, one part Billy Crystal. Add a handful of Chris Berman, and a pinch of Ken Jeong. The result: Television history, as six-time NASCAR Sprint Cup Series champion Jimmie Johnson becomes the first athlete to guest host ESPN’s flagship news and information …