The once self-proclaimed worldwide leader in sports is reportedly a terrible place for women to work.
ESPN led the night in the Wednesday cable ratings this…
Once the ball dropped on NFL Network about sexual misconduct from current employees on a former employees, leading to suspensions, it was almost inevitable that allegations would make their way to the worldwide leader in sports. ESPN’s John Buccigross and Matthew Berry have both been accused of sexual misconduct in the workplace. Boston Globe breaks down […]
THE ABOVE INTERVIEW IS FROM the Hero World Challenge, after Tiger Woods carded a final-round 68 to finish in a tie for ninth. I just watched this clip for the first time and wanted to share. It reminded me that Tiger doesn't just have a new golf swing; he has a new demeanor. Show More Summary
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ESPN wants its reporters out of the political commentary business. Speaking at “The Talent Gathering ’17,” a meeting of the 450 “forward facing” or on-air employees, executives of the sports network announced a new social media policy that seems designed to respond to viewer complaints and the sharp drop in viewership that has accompanied the […]
Mr. Evey persuaded his bosses at Getty Oil to invest in the start-up sports network and then helped manage it as it took wing.
An ESPN employee filed a sexual harassment complaint this summer against longtime SportsCenter anchor John Buccigross.
Days after ESPN suspended Donovan McNabb and Eric Davis amid claims they sexually harassed a female employee while at NFL Network, the network is facing a new set of allegations. The Boston Globe on Thursday published a lengthy report...Show More Summary
This is all awful.
Disney, which owns ESPN and ABC, will fold in the 22 Fox Sports Net regional channels as part of the deal, pending government approval.
On Wednesday, ESPN gathered up all their employees at its home base in Bristol, Connecticut for a two-hour summit to iron out a few things for the upcoming year. According to Worldwide leader’s press release, the meeting was about two main topics: 1. ESPN is fine. 2. Stick to sports. Almost two months ago, ESPN put out […]
Boxing has become a larger priority for ESPN recently, with the network highlighting their recent four-year Top Rank deal as key to their programming in a “You need a backbone to stand tall” section of their year-in-review release and...Show More Summary
Major League Baseball plans to investigate whether a rival team official leaked the private medical information of new Angels two-way player Shohei Ohtani, a source confirmed. ESPN first reported MLB’s intentions. On Tuesday, Yahoo Sports published excerpts of a recent physical examination Ohtani...
Oklahoma State guards Davon Dillard and Zack Dawson have been dismissed from the program for violating team rules. A source told ESPN the dismissals are unrelated to the FBI investigation into a former assistant coach.
Fox’s 44 regional sports networks are a part of the deal that could be a game-changer for ESPN and NBA fans. The entertainment and media industries are in the middle of a double earthquake, shaking what we know about that world to its core. Show More Summary
Disney’s long-discussed purchase of much of 21st Century Fox (predicted by The Simpsons almost 20 years ago) was officially announced Thursday, as expected, so it’s a good time to mull what this transaction could mean for the sports world if it gains regulatory approval. Show More Summary
More regional sports for ESPN streaming watchers, and a reunion of the Marvel universe on the big screen.
After only 11 pro fights, including a dominant performance against Guillermo Rigondeaux, junior lightweight world titleholder Vasiliy Lomachenko climbed all the way to the top of the ESPN pound-for-pound rankings.
Clarity is preferred. A clear head, a clear path, a clear lens. When we’re devoid of obstruction we tend to be more comfortable and successful. So while it will remain unclear just how good Arizona State is this season (ESPN hot takes), one thing seems clear: senior guard Tra Holder is getting clear looks. Show More Summary