ESPN announced its schedule for the first week of the coming college football season Thursday, and… whew, is it impressive. ESPN and ABC have games featuring the No. 1, 2, 3, 5, 7, 11, 12, 13, 14, 20, 21, 22 teams in the country, according to Mark Schlabach’s preseason rankings. Show More Summary
Caballero once held the IBF bantamweight title. Former 118-pound champion Randy Caballero continues his super bantamweight campaign next month, taking on Colombian prospect Oscar Negrete in the main event of another Golden Boy on ESPN...Show More Summary
"This article is trash."
As one media boycott by Seahawks defensive end Michael Bennett ends, another one may be beginning. In response to a detailed article from Seth Wickersham of ESPN The Magazine regarding the depths of the dysfunction in Seattle, Bennett said via Twitter, “This article is trash and should be on TMZ. It’s all gossip. I’m surprised this…
“This article is trash.”
ESPN political content has caused an erosion in viewership among Republicans across the country, a TV audience ratings service claims in a report about audience partisanship. According to Deep Root Analytics, right-leaning viewers are...Show More Summary
Big Ten, Alabama and Florida State get first exposure before Oklahoma-Ohio State in Week 2.
The quality of NBA postseason games may not the best this year, but that doesn’t mean people aren’t watching. Viewership for the 2017 NBA Playoffs on ESPN and ABC is up five percent from last year. So far, the average viewership this season is at 4.376 million as compared to 4.176 million. Show More Summary
Magic Johnson says LaVar Ball reminds him of Kris Jenner ... and that ain't a bad thing. Johnson was asked about LaVar Ball when he joined 'Afternoons with Marcellus and Kelvin' on ESPN radio... and not only did he compare L.B. to K...
“Chocolatito” is likely to be back on HBO this fall. Former pound-for-pound king Roman “Chocolatito” Gonzalez is being lined up for a September return on HBO, according to the network and K2 promoter Tom Loeffler — both who let ESPNShow More Summary
For the past few weeks, the media world has buzzed about the prospects of sports television, after brutal layoffs at ESPN coincided with record cable subscriber losses in the quarter. The big question was whether the old business model...Show More Summary
It seems as if the good times are coming to an end with the current cast of Seattle Seahawks as their have been multiple reports of fighting between teammates and the defense wanting Russell Wilson to be exposed as a fraud QB. ESPN Magazine recently did a report on Richard Sherman and the Seahawks and […]
Bill Simmons, the former ESPN yakker, learned a very important lesson Wednesday night. If you come at the Milwaukee Bucks, bring your A game because Mallory Edens is waiting for you. Edens is the daughter of Bucks co-owner Wesley Edens and became a viral Internet sensation during the 2014 draft lottery when the Bucks landed […]
Italian police have launched an investigation into the accident that claimed the life of former MotoGP champion Nicky Hayden. Hayden, 35, passed away on May 22 from injuries sustained during the accident. ESPN reported that on May 17, Hayden was riding his bicycle near Italy’s Rimini Coast when he collided with a Peugeot. Show More Summary
Chris Bosh is still technically a member of the Miami Heat, but the future between the two sides is clearly one of separation. Here’s ESPN.com with the latest: The Miami Heat, Chris Bosh and the players’ association have tentatively agreed to a resolution that would allow all parties to move on, sources told ESPN on Wednesday. Bosh, 33, hasn’t [...]
Ezekiel Elliott will not participate in Dallas Cowboys offseason workouts again on Wednesday, the second straight day he’s missed. Via ESPN’s Todd Archer and Adam Schefter, Elliott was involved in a car accident on Sunday; he was a passenger in the car. Show More Summary
The NFL Pro Bowl is getting a bigger platform. ESPN announced Wednesday that in 2018 the game will air on ABC for the first time since 2018, as part of a simulcast with ESPN. The Pro Bowl will be played at 3 p.m. Jan. 28 in Orlando, a week before the Super Bowl. Show More Summary
Dallas Cowboys running back Ezekiel Elliott was held out of organized team activities for the second consecutive day on Wednesday as a precautionary measure after he was involved in a minor car accident Sunday. ESPN reports that Elliott was the passenger in a car that was hit, and while the second-year pro did not seem to […]
Beginning in June, ESPN is giving sports fans exactly what they desperately want: more First Take. The network announced Wednesday it will air seven hourlong First Take specials live from the NBA Finals, in addition to the show’s regular broadcasts on weekday mornings. Show More Summary