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  1. David Berson Promoted to President of CBS Sports

    7:35 am 6/4/2013

    The former ESPN executive will continue to lead cable spinoff CBS Sports Network. Read more

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  2. Layoffs Hit ESPN Amid Record Revenue

    10:20 am 5/21/2013

    UPDATED: The Disney-owned company is shedding nearly 400 employees in a bid to make it more "competitive."Read more

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  3. Canada's TSN Gets Exclusive Access to U.S. Open in 2015

    8:57 am 5/17/2013

    ESPN snagging the U.S. rights from CBS means the local sports channel won't have to share the tennis tournament with American cross-border stations. Read more

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  4. ESPN Chief John Skipper Calls Chris Broussard's Jason Collins Remarks 'A Mistake'

    10:25 am 5/14/2013

    “As a company, we have a tolerant point of view, we're a diverse company," says network president John Skipper. "That just does not represent what our company thinks.”Read more

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  5. ESPN Chief John Skipper Tells Rival Fox Sports: 'We Like Competition'

    8:52 am 5/14/2013

    The top-rated cable sports net also will unveil a new 10,000 square foot "SportsCenter" set and launch a daily soccer show and weekly NFL program.Read more

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  6. U.K.'s Channel 4 to Sell Ads for BT Sports Channels

    3:51 am 5/2/2013

    The telecom giant is looking for the broadcaster to bring in ad revenue for two new networks and Britain's ESPN, which BT recently agreed to buy.Read more

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  7. ESPN Responds to Chris Broussard's On-Air Anti-Gay Comments

    8:02 pm 4/29/2013

    UPDATED: The NBA reporter appeared on "Outside the Lines" in a segment dedicated to Jason Collins, who came out as gay on Monday. Read more

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  8. ESPN's Chris Broussard Calls Homosexuality a Sin During Jason Collins Segment (Video)

    1:21 pm 4/29/2013

    The NBA reporter is under fire for quoting the Bible on the cable network while discussing the Washington Wizards center's decision to come out.Read more

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  9. Therapy Content Secures Life Rights to Terry Fox Story

    10:18 am 4/12/2013

    The indie producer plans a theatrical feature based on the young Canadian amputee's 1980s cross-country marathon interrupted by a return bout with cancer and eventual death. Read more

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  10. ESPN Spent $5 Million in Legal Fees Defending Its Licensing Contracts

    9:32 am 4/4/2013

    After saying it prevailed at a trial against Dish Network, the leading sports network demands reimbursement of its costs.Read more

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