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  1. Nate Silver Outlines Launch Plan for ESPN's FiveThirtyEight

    12:05 pm 10/18/2013

    The statistician explained the site's sensibility: "Let's say fewer things but be more correct about them."Read more

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  2. Magic Johnson Exits ESPN's NBA Coverage

    10:47 am 10/10/2013

    "I don't feel confident that I can continue to devote the time needed to thrive in my role," said the NBA Hall of Famer, who also owns a small stake in the Dodgers franchise. Read more

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  3. Will Dish Network Dare to Drop ESPN? (Analysis)

    4:50 pm 9/18/2013

    As tense talks head toward a Sept. 30 deadline, big questions remain about the cost of sports programming.Read more

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  4. Frontline Concussion Doc Now Airing in One Night Rather Than Two

    4:53 pm 8/28/2013

    "League of Denial," which was previously a collaboration project with ESPN, was originally scheduled to air in multiple installments in October. Read more

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  5. Keith Olbermann Returns to ESPN as, Well, Keith Olbermann

    9:40 am 8/27/2013

    The nightly "Olbermann" show on ESPN2 is a mishmash of topics and targets from the sports world that will likely find its footing over time. Read more

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  6. ESPN Ombud: Frontline Collaboration Axed After John Skipper Saw 'Sensational' Trailer

    2:03 pm 8/25/2013

    The network president also confirmed a meeting with the NFL commissioner a week before the collaboration publicly ended. Read more

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  7. TCA Flashback: When ESPN and Frontline Touted Concussion Doc (Transcript)

    8:50 am 8/23/2013

    "We were presented with this opportunity to literally get in bed with Frontline," the sports network's senior coordinating producer told journalists assembled in Beverly Hills three weeks ago."The NFL is going to have to understand that." Read more

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  8. NFL Pressure Led ESPN to Drop Frontline Concussion Collaboration (Report)

    7:40 am 8/23/2013

    UPDATED: A league meeting last week that included NFL commissioner Roger Goodell and ESPN president John Skipper reportedly led to the ending of the partnership. Read more

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  9. ESPN Ends Frontline Concussion Collaboration; Investigative Reporter 'Disappointed'

    4:40 pm 8/22/2013

    "We really believed strongly in the partnership," said Steve Fainaru, whose book, "League of Denial: The NFL’s Concussion Crisis," forms the basis for the accompanying documentary. Read more

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  10. Ray Lewis, Shannon Sharpe and the Business of Turning Athletes Into Broadcasters

    5:00 am 8/15/2013

    The ex-Raven Ray landed a seven-figure salary on ESPN as live sports continues to explode and jocks who can talk find themselves among sports' most-wanted free agents.Read more

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