Dick Vitale makes announcement following treatment for lymphoma and melanoma

Legendary college basketball analyst Dick Vitale has been undergoing treatment for lymphoma and melanoma, which has kept him from calling games for ESPN so far this season. Well, Dickie V is back! On Thursday, Vitale announced that he is not only coming back for his 43rd season as an analyst but he will start things … Read more

ESPN removes Rachel Nichols from all programming, cancels “The Jump”

ESPN’s Rachel Nichols found herself in the headlines earlier this summer after a leaked phone call and comments she made about ESPN colleague Maria Taylor. Her leaked phone call from 2020 seemed to imply that Taylor’s hiring by ESPN was due to the network’s “feeling pressure about (its) crappy longtime record on diversity.” Despite an … Read more

ESPN issues nonchalant refusal to Big 12’s cease and desist letter

The Big 12 has made the decision to send a cease and desist letter to ESPN in order to prevent the television network from communicating with league members regarding conference realignment. And now ESPN has responded with what can essentially be boiled down to, “Yeah, no.” Sports Illustrated writer Ross Dellenger has posted ESPN’s full … Read more

ESPN college hoops analyst becomes DoorDash driver to pay off gambling debts

According to a report from Barrett Sports Media, ESPN college basketball analyst Dan Dakich has become a DoorDash delivery driver to pay off his gambling debts. Dakich racked up a bunch of debt by recklessly betting on college basketball games during the 2021 NCAA Men’s Basketball Tournament. By being careless with his money, Dakich broke … Read more

Kenny Mayne signs off from SportsCenter one final time [Video]

In case you missed it from late last night, long-time SportsCenter anchor Kenny Mayne‘s days at ESPN have come to an end. Here is Mayne signing off from SportsCenter for the final time. Thanks for everything, Kenny! [email protected]_Mayne signs off from SportsCenter one final time. Thank you for everything, Kenny 👏 pic.twitter.com/BD2238mmz4 — SportsCenter (@SportsCenter) … Read more