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Stephen A. Smith says ESPN should stick to sports, ignore Trump

Stephen A. Smith didn’t exactly have Jemele Hill’s back when it comes to criticizing the President. In an interview with Sporting News, the “First Take” host said he believes President Donald Trump is wasting his time commenting about protests in ...

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With John Skipper gone, what does the future hold for ESPN?

Outside of those who work in sports media, before Monday, most people had no idea who John Skipper was. That’s usually the deal with bigtime media executives, though. Everyone in the industry knows their faces, but the average person wouldn’t ...

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Female employees claim ESPN is ‘hostile,’ sexist work environment

The once self-proclaimed worldwide leader in sports is reportedly a terrible place for women to work. Two of ESPN’s biggest stars, John Buccigross and Matthew Berry, among other male talent, have been accused of inappropriate behavior towards women, according to ...

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Jemele Hill has right to voice her political opinions at ESPN

Everybody else can go right ahead and get into the game of what-about-ism with Jemele Hill, and what ESPN has done in cases like this in the past – from Rush Limbaugh to Curt Schilling to Doug Adler, a tennis ...

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Jemele Hill is right and ESPN has an identity issue

At their core, journalists are truth tellers. Jemele Hill is both. Which is why I’m so confused as to why ESPN is so up in arms over her tweets from Monday. “Donald Trump is a white supremacist who has largely ...

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John Saunders, longtime ESPN personality, dead at 61

John Saunders had been with ABC/ESPN since the mid-1980s. (Allen Kee/ESPN Images) NEW YORK DAILY NEWS Updated: Wednesday, August 10, 2016, 12:40 PM John Saunders, the versatile, steady ESPN voice for nearly 30 years, died Wednesday. ESPN confirmed the passing ...

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Tom Jackson likely out at ESPN after 28 years: source

(Paul Spinelli/ASSOCIATED PRESS) NEW YORK DAILY NEWS Updated: Monday, July 25, 2016, 8:27 PM Tom Jackson, who spent 28 seasons as one of the most recognizable and insightful NFL studio analysts on television, likely will not return to ESPN’s “Sunday ...

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WATCH: Porzingis rap featured in ESPN commerical

NEW YORK DAILY NEWS Wednesday, December 2, 2015, 11:48 AM Kristaps Porzingis has come a long way from the draft pick Knicks fans were sure would be a bust. The rookie is now the star of an ESPN commercial hyping ...

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