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Anthony Pettis returning to lightweight, eyes UFC showdown against Jim Miller

Former Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) lightweight champion, Anthony Pettis, tried to cut down to the featherweight division and make a run at the division strap, answering questions that started with this fantasy fight severalShow More Summary

Miller: NHL playoffs sweet as Krispy Kreme

ANAHEIM – He was an incensed visionary, an enraged prophet, Jim Schoenfeld a man before his time at the exact moment he was losing his mind. It was in the spring of 1988 that the then-New Jersey Devils coach – in a spastic postgame spectacle more befitting one of Tasmania’s devils – called referee Don […]

Gas tax vote prompts recall campaign against Orange County Democrat

BY CHRISTOPHER CADELAGO AND JIM MILLER In the first political fallout from last week’s vote to raise the gas tax in California, opponents are trying to recall a rookie lawmaker who voted for it. Carl DeMaio, a talk radio host and former city councilman in San Diego, said Tuesday that plans are moving forward to […]

Media reporter Jim Miller launching podcast to explore origins or sports, pop culture, politics topics

The man who has brought you thorough oral histories of ESPN, Saturday Night Live and CAA is launching a podcast series that sounds fascinating. Jim Miller announced Monday that he’ll soon debut a podcast called “Origins,” which will look at a prominent topic in sports, media, pop culture or politics and examine how it got its start. Show More Summary

UFC 210’s Thiago Alves done cutting to lightweight - ‘It’s not worth it’

One — well, almost — and done. Thiago Alves’ drop down to the Lightweight division didn’t go as planned, as “The Pitbull” missed weight for his 155-pound debut against Jim Miller at UFC 205 last November, which resulted in a 20-percent...Show More Summary

Outside of core personalities, no one is reportedly safe at ESPN

4 weeks agoSports : The Early Lead

Jim Miller wrote the book on ESPN (with Tom Shales), so if anyone has a clue as to what might be going down in terms of the network’s forthcoming on-air layoffs, it’s him. And on Thursday, he more or less made it sound as if anyone who isn’t in heavy rotation on the network might […]

Jim Miller: ESPN will lay off 40-50 employees, all but a few on-air personalities should be nervous

ESPN guru Jim Miller appeared on the SI media podcast in an episode published Thursday and offered some details into the upcoming round of layoffs (which will reportedly affect only on-air talent) at the Worldwide Leader. Asked by SI’s...Show More Summary

ESPN formally announces Suzy Kolber, Samantha Ponder, Trey Wingo to head NFL studio shows

Three weeks ago, Jim Miller reported that ESPN would replace Chris Berman with a trio of studio hosts: Trey Wingo, Suzy Kolber and Samantha Ponder. On Thursday, ESPN finally confirmed the news, announcing that Kolber will host Monday Night Countdown, Ponder will lead Sunday NFL Countdown and Wingo will take over draft coverage. Show More Summary

Michael Chiesa calls out Tony Ferguson for interim title fight

Based on recent production, Michael Chiesa may be the most underrated lightweight on the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) roster. He not only submitted the likes of Beneil Dariush and Jim Miller, but stands as the last man to defeat Francisco Trinaldo inside of the Octagon. Show More Summary

Sports media guru Jim Miller thinks all sports might become pay-per-view

2 months agoSports : Awful Announcing

With more and more viewers canceling their cable packages (or not signing up for them in the first place), the cable television industry is facing a breaking point. And though sports—which demand to be watched live—are the most reliable...Show More Summary

ESPN will apparently go with troika of Samantha Ponder, Suzy Kolber and Trey Wingo to replace Chris Berman

2 months agoSports : Awful Announcing

Jim Miller, the ESPN maven has tweeted that instead of using one person to replace Chris Berman on the NFL, the Worldwide Leader will go with a triplecast of broadcasters. Chris Berman's @ESPNNFL role will be split up. Hearing @sam_ponder gets Sunday Countdown; Suzy Kolber MNF & @wingoz doing all #NFL draft. Show More Summary

UFC 208 medical suspensions: Dustin Poirier unsurprisingly gets indefinite term

UFC lightweight Dustin Poirier had to lie down after a “Fight of the Night” scrap with Jim Miller. Now he’ll have to sit out until he gets cleared by a commission-approved doctor.Filed under: News, UFC

UFC 208's Dustin Poirier wonders if Nate Diaz wants to wait for Conor McGregor, or if he'll throw hands

UFC lightweight Dustin Poirier has to heal his leg after a “Fight of the Night” slugfest with Jim Miller at UFC 208. When he’s ready to return, though, he knows who he wants to fight. Filed under: News, UFC

Dustin Poirier injury update following UFC 208

Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) lightweight fan favorite, Dustin Poirier, put on yet another “Fight of the Night” performance when he swapped fists with Jim Miller at the UFC 208 pay-per-view (PPV) event last Saturday night (Feb. Show More Summary

UFC 208 results from last night: Dustin Poirier vs Jim Miller fight recap

Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) Lightweight scrappers Dustin Poirier and Jim Miller dueled last night (Feb. 11, 2017) at UFC 208 inside Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York. Prior to his most recent loss, Poirier was the fastest rising prospect at 155 pounds. Show More Summary

UFC 208 bonuses: With the only finish on the card, naturally 'Jacare' Souza got an extra $50,000

BROOKLYN, N.Y. – Ronaldo Souza, Dustin Poirier and Jim Miller each earned $50,000 fight-night bonuses at Saturday’s UFC 208 event.Filed under: News, UFC

UFC 208 video highlights: Dustin Poirier vs. Jim Miller

Dustin Poirier may have won the battle, but his right leg lost the war. Filed under: News, UFC, Videos

UFC 208 results: Jim Miller thrashes Dustin Poirier's right leg, but drops majority decision in brawl

BROOKLYN, N.Y. – Dustin Poirier announced he was taking some time off after three rounds with Jim Miller, and after a three-round slugfest that left him flat on his back, it was easy to see why. Filed under: Featured, News, UFC

UFC 208 One to Watch: Dustin Poirier vs. Jim Miller

Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC The UFC returns on Saturday night to New York for UFC 208 at the Barclays Center—its first ever show in Brooklyn. UFC 208 will host the inaugural women’s featherweight title fight between former bantamweight queen Holly Holm and Dutch kickboxer Germaine de Randamie. Show More Summary

UFC 208: Resurgent Jim Miller still tick’d, but no longer a stupid old man

Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) lightweight veteran Jim Miller returns to action against Dustin Poirier at the UFC 208: “Holm vs. Da Randamie” mixed martial arts (MMA) event, taking place this Saturday night (Feb. 11, 2017) inside...Show More Summary

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