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  1. Conversations With Scott Van Pelt and ESPN Executives Marcia Keegan and Ryan SpoonRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 5 | The Big Lead

    I did an ESPN carwash speaking to talents and executives earlier last week. On Wednesday we posted a podcast with 6PM SportsCenter co-host Kevin Neghandi.


  2. ESPN projects how many victories the 2018 Vikings will haveRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 1 | The Daily Norseman

    As long as we're doing projections for things, the folks from ESPN have given us another one to chew on for a bit. And hey, it isn't even behind the great E$PN paywall! The folks from Bristol have used their Football Power Index, a system that they say measures each team's offensive, defensive, and special teams efficiency, to predict an average win total for each NFL team for the 2018 season.


  3. Buckley: LeBron James was good, but the Celtics blew itRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 28 | Boston Herald

    Boston Celtics guard Marcus Smart after losing 87-79 during the fourth quarter of Game 7 of the Eastern Conference Finals against the Cleveland Cavaliers at the TD Garden on Sunday, May 27, 2018. Staff photo by Matt Stone There will come a time, later in the week, when the Celtics are handing out commemorative glasses for fans who won't let go of the 2017-18 season.


  4. Next 25 ArticlesRead the original story

    Saturday May 26 |

    Liberals will be shocked to hear this. Yes, I finally agree. You've won over Wayne Root with evidence and common sense.


  5. You'll be seeing a lot moreKeith Olbermann on ESPNRead the original story

    Friday May 25 |

    Keith Olbermann is expanding his role at ESPN - but it was nearly even bigger. The largest aspect of Olbermann's expanded role with ESPN is that he will co-host around 20 "SportsCenter" 11 p.m. shows.


  6. Just what America needs: Keith Olbermann's career rehabilitated for the umpteenth timeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 25 | Washington Examiner

    Open any newspaper, turn on any political commentary show, and I guarantee you'll hear some pundit bemoaning the general erosion of political discourse in this country. Dig a little deeper, and I bet you'll find some journalist or analyst wondering aloud whether ESPN's obvious leftward tilt is also responsible for the network's steadily declining ratings .


  7. Golic and Wingo Hour 1 05.24.18Read the original story

    Thursday May 24 | KFH-AM Wichita

    The Celtics improve to 10-0 at home this postseason and take a 3-2 series lead over the Cavs! Was LeBron tired or is Boston just the better team? Your batters a different look pitchers throw a changeup you're I'd give it didn't look his sunglasses now through but like Canadians and Swedes is really taken a different look thing to a new level. Actually a Major League makeovers starting with a bolder brighter lobby full comfortable spaces so much a settlement or chill are in front of a big flat screen like the wind solar you know.


  8. Upfronts Diary: Jimmy Pitaro makes his debut at ESPN's sales pitch,...Read the original story w/Photo

    May 15, 2018 | Advertising Age

    ESPN had a number of objectives in mind as it hammered out its 2018-19 upfront presentation, its first major sales pitch since the departure of John Skipper. Not only did the network seek to use the big show to introduce its new president, Jimmy Pitaro , but it also looked to pound the singular advantages of buying inventory in live sports, while leaving enough time to allow Kenny Mayne to launch into his annual goof on the state of the advertising industry.


  9. Public editors are disappearing. Do readers care?Read the original story w/Photo

    May 9, 2018 | Columbia Journalism Review

    After ESPN decided this week to discontinue its public editor position , I called up Jim Brady, the last person to serve in that role for the network. Brady, whose term ended in March, called the move "unfortunate," but he also raised a point I've been thinking about since our conversation.


  10. With ESPN+ deal, money is coming for UFC, but day of reckoning is tooRead the original story w/Photo

    May 9, 2018 |

    With little more than a half-year remaining in the UFC's television rights contract with current broadcast partner Fox Sports, the future of the combat sports giant is finally starting to come into focus. The first domino fell on Tuesday morning, when it announced a multi-year agreement with over-the-top digital service ESPN+.


  11. John Skipper, president of ESPN Inc. and co-chairman of Disney Media...Read the original story w/Photo

    May 8, 2018 | Darien News-Review

    John Skipper, president of ESPN Inc. and co-chairman of Disney Media Networks, arrives for the Allen & Co. annual conference at the Sun Valley Resort on July 9, 2013 in Sun Valley, Idaho.


  12. Virginia Vine Raises More Than $475,000 for Cancer ResearchRead the original story w/Photo

    May 8, 2018 | PRWeb

    "I was amazed at the love and support for Connor's Cure at the V Foundation's Virginia Vine event," said McMahon. "Our focus continues to be on advancing research and saving the lives of children facing cancer.


  13. Inside ESPN's Jason Witten vetting: Avoiding Gruden issueRead the original story w/Photo

    May 3, 2018 | New York Post

    ESPN has gone to great lengths to try to ensure that Jason Witten is the right fit for its "Monday Night Football" broadcast booth. For weeks now, new play-by-player Joe Tessitore has not only been auditioning prospective candidates on the Bristol campus, but he has been spending the day with each one, eating meals and even having them come over to his house.


  14. Elle Duncan sees a 'SportsCenter' opening for her lifelong ESPN missionRead the original story w/Photo

    May 2, 2018 | New York Post

    Elle Duncan wasn't going to let three months of pregnancy affect her ESPN acting debut alongside Aaron Judge and Scott Van Pelt. Duncan, a rising talent on the "SportsCenter" scene, got a call that she'd be starring in a "This is SportsCenter" commercial shot near the end of January, shrieked and dropped the phone.


  15. Ridiculing the NFL draft: It's as easy as 1, 2, 5Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 30, 2018 | Niners Nation

    When it comes to the NFL Draft , I'm a born rubbernecker. I live for the blunders, the fashion faux pas, the cringe-worthy moments.


  16. Cowboys, Witten should be upset news of planned retirement got outRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 27, 2018 | Yahoo Sports

    When ESPN essentially announced that tight end Jason Witten plans to retire and join ESPN's Monday Night Football , the reasonable conclusion was that Witten was ready for the world to suddenly know his intentions. Maybe he wasn't.


  17. Apponaug Girls seeing influx of young playersRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 26, 2018 |

    OPENING DAY ASSEMBLY: Apponaug Girls Softball players, coaches and board members gather for a group photos in opening day ceremonies at Winslow Park.


  18. What to expect from the networks covering the 2018 NFL DraftRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 25, 2018 | Sporting News

    Watching the NFL Draft on TV used to be simple. For a quarter of a century , you tuned to ESPN.


  19. NASCAR Cup: nitrogen mandatory in mandated pit gunsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 8, 2018 | Auto Racing Daily

    According to ESPN Motorsports writer Bob Pockrass, beginning with Sunday's Geico 500 Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series race at Talladega Superspeedway, NASCAR will mandate that Cup teams use nitrogen to power the NASCAR-mandated Paoli pit guns. The guns are designed to be powered by nitrogen, but NASCAR learned that some teams were using other gases for their guns.


  20. NFL schedule 2018 winners and losersRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2018 | The Washington Post

    The NFL released the 2018 regular season schedule, and for the 40th straight year, everyone landed on an even 16 games. Amazing! Some were likely happy with the way the schedule set up, while others perhaps fired off a fist-shaking email to Roger Goodell demanding an explanation.