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  1. Hugh Douglas Out at ESPN After Allegedly Using Racial Slurs Against Co-Host

    3:38 pm 8/13/2013

    The "Numbers Never Lie" personality tweeted that he is "disappointed to be leaving" and "will have more to say about this situation and my future at the appropriate time."Read more

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  2. Sony Shooting ESPN’s X-Games in 4K

    6:43 pm 8/1/2013

    Plans are to create a 4K sizzle reel and a 20-minutes story reel that will be available via the Sony Media Player.Read more

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  3. TCA: Keith Olbermann, Dan Harmon and Why TV Always Forgives (Analysis)

    7:58 pm 7/24/2013

    What do TV execs do when faced with stars who behave badly? They suck it up and hire them back, argues THR's chief TV critic Tim Goodman.Read more

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  4. ESPN's '30 for 30' Series to Feature Jimmy Connors, Nancy Kerrigan, Tonya Harding, More

    3:00 pm 7/24/2013

    "We don't really chase stories [anymore]," says ESPN Films vp Connor Schell, who was joined on the TCA stage by the series' upcoming directors.Read more

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  5. Keith Olbermann: Politics Won't Be Off-Limits on ESPN Show

    1:03 pm 7/24/2013

    "It's important to acknowledge I was there before; we will be doing that on a nightly basis and we will unleash things from a time capsule on a regular basis," the former MSNBC and Current anchor tells reporters. Read more

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  6. Nate Silver's ESPN Deal: Statistician Plays Coy on Oscars, Staffing, On-Air Opportunities

    1:58 pm 7/22/2013

    With his FiveThirtyEight blog departing The New York Times, Silver says he's taking cues from Grantland in terms of content and a business model -- but planning is still in the early stages before he officially makes the move later this year.Read more

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  7. Memo to Nate Silver: The Oscars Ain't Politics

    10:53 am 7/22/2013

    The Oscars are apparently a key point to the prognosticator's new deal with ESPN and ABC -- but THR's awards analyst Scott Feinberg warns that it's not as easy as it might look.Read more

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  8. Nate Silver Leaving 'New York Times' for ESPN

    6:04 pm 7/19/2013

    The statistician, whose blog FiveThirtyEight was a must-read during election season, may contribute to Keith Olbermann's ESPN 2 program. Read more

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  9. Matthew Berry on What Rick Santorum and Fantasy Sports Fans Have in Common (Q&A)

    1:10 pm 7/19/2013

    The ESPN fantasy analyst's new book, "Fantasy Life," celebrates how Jay-Z, Dale Earnhardt Jr. and the average joe are the same: "No matter how powerful, how rich you are, everyone has the same question: 'Who do I start on Sunday?' "Read more

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  10. Miami Heat Star LeBron James Tops ESPY Awards With Three Wins

    9:59 pm 7/17/2013

    Serena Williams, Adrian Peterson and Michael Phelps also were among the night's big winners at the Jon Hamm-hosted ceremony. Read more

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