In his role as anchor on ESPN2, Keith Olbermann rarely misses a chance to weigh in on politics as it relates to sports. And the effect of Baltimore's protests-turned-riots on the Orioles was no exception.
A minor setback for a major comeback! Floyd Mayweather put his hands on the mother of his three children and served 60 days in Clark County Detention Center in Las Vegas, Nevada, back in 2012. In addition to the wrist slap, "Money" was...Show More Summary
In what is being called “The Fight of the Century,” Floyd Mayweather will face Manny Pacquiao in a boxing match in Las Vegas on May 2, and it’s an event that has a lot of people talking. But there is at least one man who will not be watching. Show More Summary
Keith Olbermann has never been shy about rallying against what he sees as the evils of the sports industry. Still, the anchor was in rare form on his ESPN2 program "Olbermann" this Friday, calling for a boycott of both the NFL draftShow More Summary
The NFL Draft is just five days away, and Floyd Mayweather will meet Manny Pacquiao in the richest fight in boxing history next (...)
Recently, ESPN's Outside the Lines did a feature on Floyd Mayweather's history of domestic violence. And on his show on ESPN2, Keith Olbermann decided to "draw the line" and boycott both the NFL draft and Mayweather's bout against Manny...Show More Summary
Here's one interesting nugget that especially appeals to Mediaite's audience: ESPN was subjected to a deluge of hate mail over hiring Keith Olbermann in 2013; but that "flood" has become just a "trickle" now.
On Monday night’s episode of Olbermann, Jeremy Schaap filled in for Keith Olbermann, and dedicated his opening monologue to Fox’s hiring of Pete Rose. Schaap strongly defended the hiring, and came to the same conclusion that most ofShow More Summary
Keith Olbermann, when Dustin calls out your Mad Men theory for being too out there, it's time to rein it in. (Uproxx) The second weekend of Coachella was decidedly less crazypants, fashion-wise than the first, but here's Joshua Jackson...
‘Will there be a Keith Olbermann shaped pinata?’ asks one potential attendee. Another Facebook commenter suggests that since Nancy Kerrigan won a silver medal, being number two on New York magazine‘s list of things to do this weekend is entirely appropriate. The grassroots museum known as THNK1994 is finally here. Show More Summary
Thursday night, Keith Olbermann took to TV to bash our attempt at bankrupting the Knicks. But we have some questions for Keith. Wednesday night, we set out to ruin James Dolan's empire by eating as much of the free food at the Knicks' fan appreciation night as we possibly could. Show More Summary
Bill O’Reilly has been distracted lately, so it’s no surprise he has overlooked the fact that SAG-AFTRA owes him money. Same with such familiar TV faces as his archnemesis Keith Olbermann, Savannah Guthrie and Chris Wallace. They an...
The TV personality is the latest to speak out against a new Indiana law.
In a blistering 12-minute segment Monday, the gregarious Keith Olbermann called on all major sports organizations in Indiana to cut ties with the state until its controversial "religious freedom" law is no longer law. In particular,Show More Summary
Keith Olbermann became the latest public figure to speak out strongly against a new “religious freedom” law in Indiana on his (...)
On his show last night, Keith Olbermann delivered a searing argument about why the NCAA must move the Final Four out of Indiana, arguing that sports has always been inextricably involved in politics. Says Olbermann in his critique: "The football...
ESPN host Keith Olbermann began his show on Monday by reiterating his demand that pro and college sports immediately begin distancing themselves from Indiana following the passage of an anti-LGBT “religious freedom” bill. Senate Bill 101, Olbermann said, was “presented to this...
He's calling on the NBA and NFL to act as well. A new Indiana law could allow property owners, businesses, and employers to discriminate against LGBT people on religious grounds. With that in mind, Keith Olbermann took a segment of his...Show More Summary
Keith Olbermann makes a passionate argument for why sports must lead the charge out of Indiana. "There are times in the history of this country where sports not only influences our destiny, but leads it, and this is such a time," Olbermann...Show More Summary
Several of MSNBC’s marquee shows, including “Morning Joe,” “Hardball with Chris Matthews,” “All In with Chris Hayes,” “The Rachel Maddow Show” and “The Last Word with Lawrence O’Donnell,” came in second, ahead of CNN, among total viewers for the month of March. Show More Summary