All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘ESPN’

Rachel Nichols Reportedly Leaving CNN to Return to ESPN

Rachel Nichols is reportedly leaving CNN to return to ESPN. According to media reports, including the Chicago Tribune, Nichols will rejoin ESPN in early 2016, serving as an anchor and reporter. Reports also claim she will anchor her own program. Looks like Rachel Nichols is returning to ESPN. https://t.co/UlQlv9Ra0r pic.twitter.com/XCNpehDEJj — Sporting News (@sportingnews) November 30, 2015 Rachel Nichols, who …

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Olivia Munn Rips Into Journalists Who Blame Her For Aaron Rodgers’ Declining Performance

Olivia Munn didn’t take too kindly to being blamed for her boyfriend’s slump. Olivia Munn is dating Greenbay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers and when his performance seemed to slip recently, ESPN reporter Rob Demovsky tried to pin the blame on her. In an article titled “Five reasons why Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers is struggling”, he wrote, “A longtime NFL agent …

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Olivia Munn Calls Out Jounalists For Blaming Aaron Rodgers’ Slump On Her

Olivia Munn was none too happy when ESPN journalist Rob Demovsky put her as number five on a list of five reasons why Greenbay quarterback, and Olivia Munn’s boyfriend, Aaron Rodgers might be having a slump. In his article, Demovsky seems to point blame at Olivia Munn, writing, “A longtime NFL agent told me recently that when he sees one …

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Olivia Munn Goes On a Rant After ESPN Writer, Others Suggest Actress Is An ‘Off-Field Issue’ for Boyfriend Aaron Rogers

Olivia Munn is not too thrilled with how she was depicted by an ESPN writer, who suggested she is an “off-field issue” for NFL boyfriend Aaron Rogers, or the resulting media response. After ESPN’s Rob Demovsky suggested in an article on posted on Thursday that the actress may be one of five possible reasons why the Green Bay Packers quarterback …

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Eva Longoria Working on ESPN Film and New ‘Telenovela’

Eva Longoria is working on a new film called Go Sebastien Go! The film is part of a film series called Versus on ESPN. It is the story of Sebastien De La Cruz. Eva Longoria serves as producer and director of the film, which is about how Sebastien De La Cruz, an America’s Got Talent finalist was badgered relentlessly on …

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ESPN’s Britt McHenry Should Be Fired, Says Twitter

According to a growing number of Twitter users, ESPN reporter Britt McHenry deserves a steeper punishment than a brief suspensions. The hastag #FireBrittMcHenry has surged in popularity, as people continue to scold the reporter for her actions, as well as ESPN for their decision to suspend her for one week. I am still stunned that @espn has @BrittMcHenry as an …

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ESPN’s Hannah Storm Shoves Makeup Artist on Live TV [Watch], Defends Her Actions On Twitter

ESPN’s Hannah Storm was caught on live TV Sunday morning shoving her makeup artist out of the way when cameras accidentally turned to her, catching the two in the shot. The SportsCenter anchor was covering pre-game coverage of Monday’s playoffs in Dallas when the Heisman Trophy imt occurred. Apparently, Storm’s little makeup touch-up wasn’t quite finished when cameras turned to …

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Kristin Spodobalski Reportedly Remained by Boyfriend Stuart Scott’s Side Until the Very End

Kristin Spodobalski, the girlfriend of the much-admired ESPN anchor Stuart Scott, who died of cancer Sunday morning at the age of 49, was reportedly by his side until the very end. ESPN reported Stuart’s death early Sunday, saying that Kristin, who had been dating the sports analyst for two years, “was with Stuart and cared for him every step of …

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Artie Lange’s Mouth Gets Him Blacklisted Over Racist Sex Jokes

Artie Lange tweets a lot of pretty offensive stuff. But the Stern Show veteran knows his audience and usually doesn’t catch too much flak over what he says. “I wrote a script giving Hollywood what they want–PC! A movie with me as the black gay addict whore who’s HIV-positive but helps a retarded friend.” “Like other great artists, I traveled …

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Dwyane Wade On LeBron: ‘We’re Still Gonna Be Friends’

In a lengthy interview with Bleacher Report, Dwyane Wade talked about his relationship with LeBron James, Wade’s new teammates, and how last year ‘wasn’t fun.’ “Me and LeBron, I’d go to Cleveland, we’d go to the movies,” Wade told Bleacher Report of his relationship with James before James joined the Heat. “He’d come here, we’d hang out. And then we’d …

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Luol Deng Forgives Ferry For Racially-Charged Comment

Heat forward Luol Deng said Friday that he has forgiven Atlanta Hawks general manager Danny Ferry for making racially charged comments about the veteran forward in June. Deng, who was born in what is now South Sudan in Africa, also said he spoke to Ferry recently and hopes they can turn this negative situation into a positive. “I don’t think …

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Hannah Storm on Domestic Violence: ‘What Does the NFL Stand For?’

ESPN’s Hannah Storm challenged the NFL to make changes in how it deals with accusations of violence in the wake of the Ray Rice scandal. Storm joined other football analysts in expressing dismay in how the NFL handled the incident from the get-go. When Rice knocked out his then fiancée, Janay Rice, in the elevator in March, Rice was only …

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Dallas Cowboys Sign Michael Sam To Practice Squad

The Dallas Cowboys have signed Michael Sam to their practice squad, ESPN reported Wednesday, after Sam, who is seeking to become the first openly gay player to play in the NFL, passed a physical sometime Wednesday. Cowboys coach Jason Garrett said that signing Sam is “a good move for our football team right now.” “We’re bringing a player in we …

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Tim Tebow Still Owned In Fantasy Football Leagues

Some people still think that Tim Tebow has a chance to play Quarterback for a team in the National Football League this season. Despite the fact that he didn’t play last year, and despite the fact that the regular season starts this Thursday and Tebow is still not signed with a team. Some fantasy football owners are convinced that Tebow …

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Mike Ditka on Redskins Name Controversy: ‘It’s So Much Horses**t It’s Incredible’

ESPN NFL analyst Mike Ditka has chimed in on the Washington Redskins name controversy. The legendary coach’s viewpoint isn’t exactly PC, and he could care less. In an interview with Mike Richman of the Redskins Historian website, he made it very clear that he believes the name should, under no circumstances, ever be changed. No matter who it might offend. …

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Tim Tebow Staying in Shape for NFL

With NFL training camps commencing this week, former Broncos and Jets quarterback Tim Tebow is staying in shape and waiting for a call. Tebow has been training at the Performance Enhancement Professionals facility in Scottsdale, Arizona, and also in Los Angeles, where he is coached by quarterback guru Tom House, to work on his skills and conditioning. Regarding his intense …

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Tim Tebow Buys Home in Jacksonville

Former NFL quarterback Tim Tebow just purchased a $1.4 million home in Glen Kernan Golf and Country Club in Jacksonville, Florida. The Heisman Trophy winner bought a five bedroom, 4.5 bathroom house located on Swilcan Bridge Lane from David and Virginia Bailey. The sale of the 6,500 square foot property closed on June 27, and was recorded Monday. No word …

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World Cup Scores Huge on the Internet

Now the the group stage is over and we finally have a day’s rest before the knockout stage begins, let’s reflect on this year’s World Cup in terms of how it was received, discussed, and propagated online. Like many, you may have watched yesterday’s match between the USA and Germany while sitting behind your computer at work – or huddling …

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Venus Williams ESPN Nude Religious Controversy

Venus Williams is posing nude for the 2014 issue of ESPN Body. Usually an announcement like that would be pretty normal fare when it comes to sports celebrities. Williams joins dozens of other sports stars who have posed nude or semi-nude for the annual magazine, out since 2009. But Venus Williams’ appearance in the buff may warrant a closer look. …

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Chromecast Users Get More To Watch

Earlier this year, Google took its Chromecast SDK out of beta, paving the way for developers to go wild adding support to their apps, which in turn means that users of the $35 streaming device get access to more and more content. Google announced a few new supported experiences today. These include the WatchESPN app and MLS Matchday app (in …

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Tim Tebow, Former NFL Quarterback, Wants To Make A Comeback

Tim Tebow is still holding on to his NFL dream. The former NFL quarterback has been hired by ESPN to serve as an analyst on the SEC Network, which starts in August. Last pre-season, Tebow was dropped from the roster of the New England Patriots, but he is still quite outspoken about his desire to continue his career in NFL. …

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Michelle Beadle Heads To A Minnesota Prom

Michelle Beadle attended a very special event this weekend, and was able to add a new title to her resume … 2014 prom date! Beadle, who is a sports reporter for ESPN and co-host of SportsNation on ESPN2, agreed to go to prom with Jack “Jabs” Jablonski when he asked her to be his date during a radio interview back …

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Keyshawn Johnson Arrested For Domestic Violence

Former USC and NFL star Keyshawn Johnson was arrested early Monday morning in Calabasas, Calif. on suspicion of misdemeanor domestic battery. According to police, Keyshawn was involved in a fight with his girlfriend of seven years when things allegedly got physical. One source claims the two were arguing about getting married. Sources told TMZ the former wide receiver claims he …

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Erin Andrews On Her DWTS Interviews

As a veteran sports reporter, Erin Andrews is used to asking the questions that everyone wants to know, and that is exactly what she has been doing as the new co-host on Dancing with the Stars. “Since I was 21 years old working in sports, especially being a female in the sports world, you better ask the question everybody wants …

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Tim Tebow Comeback? Rumors of a Return to NFL

Rumors have been circulating around the internet that former quarterback and current analyst for ESPN, Tim Tebow, seeks to make a return to the National Football League. Ohio State football coach Urban Meyer told CBS that Tebow may very well be looking for one final season with the NFL: “You’d imagine how he works. Works every day. He’s hoping. There …

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Curt Schilling Cuts Mansion Asking Price by $500K

Financially strapped former Red Sox pitcher Curt Schilling has dropped the price of his Medfield, Massachusetts home by $500,000. Originally on the market for $3 million, real estate agent Robin Wish said Monday that the 26-acre property is now available for $2.5 million. The online listing for the estate reads “Stunning Price Drop – A great opportunity!” The home features …

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March Madness 2014: The Games Start On Thursday, Are Your Brackets Ready?

The madness will soon be upon us, as all of the top teams, and their fans, prepare for the big NCAA tournament that will ignite March Madness 2014. It has been a wild year that has seen several top teams go up and down, and no team has much of an edge heading into the tournament. The seeds and first-round …

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Michelle Beadle Says Yes to Prom Invitation

Paralyzed hockey player, Jack Jablonski, snagged the date of all dates to his on April 26 prom at Benilde-St. Margaret’s School in St. Louis Park: ESPN‘s The SportsNation cohost, Michelle Beadle. His invitation is hard to beat because he asked his date on-air, and she said yes. Jablonski was paralyzed in 2011 after being checked into the boards head-first during …

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Brent Musburger Joins The SEC Network, Along With Jesse Palmer

All sorts of television news has been announced lately, and part of that, is who will be calling the college football games in the fall, and on which network. Brent Musburger is one that will be making a change. Brent Musburger has been calling games on ABC for a long time, but is now set to switch to the SEC …

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Dennis Rodman Says He’s Not Returning To North Korea

Ever since former basketball pro Dennis Rodman began taking trips to North Korea to hangout with his buddy Kim Jong, he’s received tons of backlash, and up until this point he’s remained pretty defiant and said he’ll befriend anyone he wants. Plus, he plans to visit the country many more times in the future, he said, but now he’s singing …

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