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  1. THR's Must-Reads of the Week: Keith Olbermann's Return to ESPN, L.A. Lakers' Jeanie and Jim Buss

    8:00 am PDT 08/17/2013
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    A look back at the week that was in entertainment. READ MORE

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  2. Olbermann, Puig, Durant and Vonn: 4 Covers for THR's Inaugural Sports Issue (Poll)

    11:00 am PDT 08/14/2013
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    ESPN's prodigal host joins the Dodgers' Cuban phenom, the Oklahoma City Thunder star forward and the glamorous Olympic downhill skiing star on four separate covers for the issue, which features 22 pages of exclusive content, including the first detailed profile of Jeanie and Jim Buss and the battle for the future of the L.A. Lakers and the inside story of Ol READ MORE

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  3. Keith Olbermann's Triumphant Return to ESPN

    9:02 am PDT 08/14/2013
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    During his first infamous stint at the sports network, the tempestuous anchor didn’t just burn bridges, he "napalmed" them, according to one exec. Now back and helming a new late-night show, he shares his hopes for his second go-round, how he made amends, and what he really thinks of Al Gore. READ MORE

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  4. Keith Olbermann Defaces A-Rod; Reveals Apologies, Drama Behind ESPN Return

    9:00 am PDT 08/14/2013
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    He once "napalmed" his former network. Now he's back, helming a new late-night show, and divulging the full back story of how he said sorry, to whom and his true feelings for Al Gore (hint: there is name-calling). READ MORE

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  5. Keith Olbermann Uncensored: 'Sorry About Your Testicle,' Lance Armstrong

    9:00 am PDT 08/14/2013
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    The provocative sportscaster-slash-pundit takes on five of the biggest controversies of the day, from Alex Rodriguez's PED scandal to Texas A&M star Johnny Manziel. READ MORE

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  6. Keith Olbermann on His ESPN Homecoming

    9:00 am PDT 08/14/2013
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    The tempestuous anchor who once "napalmed" his former network is now back and helming a new late-night show. READ MORE

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  7. A-Rod's Suspension: Hollywood Reacts on Twitter

    1:55 pm PDT 08/05/2013
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    Chris Rock, Dane Cook and Star Jones were among those sharing their thoughts on the Yankees slugger's 200-plus-game suspension. READ MORE

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

    8:05 pm PDT 07/24/2013
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    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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  9. Keith Olbermann: Politics Won't Be Off-Limits on ESPN Show

    2:54 pm PDT 07/24/2013
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    "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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  10. Nate Silver Leaving 'New York Times' for ESPN

    6:08 pm PDT 07/19/2013
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    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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  11. It's Official: Keith Olbermann Back to ESPN

    9:40 am PDT 07/17/2013
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    UPDATED: "I could apologize 1,000 times," said Olbermann. "But all that is going to make a difference is how I conduct myself." READ MORE

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  12. Keith Olbermann Finalizes Deal With ESPN

    9:20 pm PDT 07/16/2013
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    The former MSNBC host will lead a New York-based late-night show on ESPN2. READ MORE

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  13. ESPN's John Skipper on Sports Rights, Layoffs and Keith Olbermann: 'We Don't Have a Policy Here That You Can Never Come Back' (Q&A)

    11:00 am PDT 06/26/2013
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    The one-time wannabe literary editor oversees Disney's $40 billion asset, manages an increasingly competitive sports-rights universe and faces a new Fox challenger. READ MORE

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  14. Keith Olbermann's TV Resume Through the Years

    8:28 pm PDT 06/06/2013
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    The host has jumped from network to network. READ MORE

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  15. Turner Sports Exec: Keith Olbermann Realizes He's 'Burned Bridges'

    11:03 am PDT 06/05/2013
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    "This was about getting back to something that he really wanted to do," said Turner's David Levy. “He knows baseball. He has a passion for it. And I’m willing to take that risk because I think he’s that talented." READ MORE

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  16. Keith Olbermann Returning to TV on Turner (Exclusive)

    6:45 am PDT 06/05/2013
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    UPDATED: The former Current and MSNBC anchor will lead TBS' studio coverage of the Major League Baseball postseason. READ MORE

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  17. Power Lawyers: 'Star Trek's' JJ Abrams, Michael Bay and Les Moonves Pose With Their Attorneys

    10:00 am PDT 05/22/2013
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    Talent celebrate THR's top 100 entertainment lawyers in America. READ MORE

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  18. Keith Olbermann Settles $50 Million Current TV Lawsuit (Exclusive)

    7:30 pm PDT 03/12/2013
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    UPDATED: In a joint statement, both parties confirmed to THR that a settlement deal has been reached. Terms will not be released. READ MORE

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  19. Olbermann Seeks Summary Judgment in Current TV Case As Key Mediation Nears

    7:56 pm PST 03/08/2013
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    The former 'Countdown' host, who says he's owed at least $50 million, files new court documents that are heavily redacted for confidentiality. READ MORE

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  20. Keith Olbermann Wants to Return to ESPN (Report)

    1:44 pm PST 03/04/2013
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    The broadcaster, off the air since his abrupt Current TV exit in 2012, has reportedly met with network president John Skipper. READ MORE

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  21. Keith Olbermann Makes Large Donation to Student-Run Radio Station

    6:00 am PST 01/16/2013
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    The Ithaca-based WVBR-FM, where the TV anchor got his start as a student at Cornell, will move into a new facility named after Olbermann's father Theodore and late classmate Glenn Corneliess. READ MORE

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