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  1. From Keith Olbermann to Bill Simmons, Why ESPN Is Sacking Top Talent

    5:00 am 7/16/2015

    Disney's sports power faces financial and league pressure as the pricey (and outspoken) Olbermann and Simmons are shown the door.Read more

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  2. Colin Cowherd Latest Personality to Exit ESPN

    8:27 pm 7/15/2015

    Jumping to Fox Sports, Cowherd follows Bill Simmons and Keith Olbermann out the door.Read more

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  3. Bill Simmons Lands Megadeal at HBO

    7:17 pm 7/12/2015

    Simmons will not only have a weekly talk show but also will advise on sports, create documentaries and house his podcasts.Read more

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  4. Good Luck Silencing Keith Olbermann (and Is That MSNBC on the Phone?)

    5:00 am 7/2/2015

    As ESPN seeks to clamp down on a man who can't live without commentary, he looks more and more like the kind of person the left-leaning cable network might want to ask back.Read more

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  5. Discovery's Olympics Rights Win in Europe to Boost Ad, Carriage Clout, Analysts Say

    2:31 am 6/30/2015

    Wall Street observers call the rights deal "intriguing strategically" and say it "bolsters its overall international portfolio."Read more

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  6. ESPN's Matthew Berry Quietly Launches Fantasy Movie League

    5:00 am 6/4/2015

    During the site's first week, 3,000 people joined leagues, despite no advertising beyond a tweet to his 700,000 followers.Read more

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  7. ESPN's Grantland Names Chris Connelly Interim Editor-in-Chief

    11:08 am 5/27/2015

    The MTV News alum, who currently works as a reporter for ESPN and ABC News contributor, is taking over for Bill Simmons in running the sports and pop culture site.Read more

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  8. Spotify Unveils Video Service With ESPN, Comedy Central and Vice Partnerships

    9:37 am 5/20/2015

    Spotify CEO Daniel Ek announced the company's plans to enter the competitive online video space at an event in New York on Wednesday morning. Read more

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  9. 'Bachelor' Alum Jesse Palmer Joins 'GMA' as Special Contributor (Video)

    8:44 am 5/19/2015

    Palmer officially joins the ABC morning show, where he'll work alongside fellow special contributor and NFL alum Michael Strahan.Read more

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  10. ESPN President John Skipper on Bill Simmons: "It Was Business"

    7:56 am 5/12/2015

    Simmons has been quiet on social media, and Skipper said he hopes that all parties will avoid a "public fracas."Read more

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