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Tennis’s Next Big Star? Call Her Coco

While most 15-year-olds are getting ready to go back to school, Coco Gauff is busy with something else: grabbing the tennis world’s attention. With the 2019 US Open beginning on […]

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ESPN Adds Extra Week To 2019 U.S. Open Coverage By Showing Qualifying Tournament

ESPN’s largest single sports production of the year is getting even bigger. The sports media giant is effectively adding another week to its 2019 U.S. Open tennis coverage by televising […]

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ESPN Puts Kids First In Little League World Series Coverage

While the Little League World Series pulls in major league-sized ratings for ESPN, the network doesn’t forget at the end of the day, these athletes are only 10 to 12 […]

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Potential Changes Coming To FS1’s Undisputed With Producer Promotion And Sharpe Contract

Skip Bayless and Shannon Sharpe’s Undisputed morning show could be headed for changes. Chris Healey, coordinating producer of FS1’s top-rated studio show, is being promoted to a new role that’s […]

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First Half Viewership Spike Has WNBA Optimistic About 2019 And Beyond

For Christy Hedgpeth, her path to playing basketball began like many kids – via a television. As a child, she remembers watching a college basketball game and realizing that one […]

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Tale Of Two Networks: Why ESPN Can’t Talk Donald Trump – But Fox Talent Can

Why do ESPN personalities like Dan Le Batard and Jemele Hill get in trouble for talking politics – while those at rival Fox Sports’ FS1 cable channel get a free […]

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ESPN To Avoid Trump And 2020 Election

Dan Le Batard thinks ESPN is too “cowardly” to discuss politics or confront President Donald Trump. But ESPN shot callers like Mike Greenberg and Norby Williamson tell Front Office Sports they […]

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MLS Goes Digital For New All-Star Skills Challenge

With a lineup that includes well-known current MLS players Wayne Rooney, Carlos Vela and Nani as well as Atlético Madrid’s Koke and João Félix – who joined the club this […]

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XFL Would ‘Welcome’ Female Announcers To Broadcast Booth

The XFL promises to ‘reimagine’ the game of pro football. One way Vince McMahon’s reborn league might do it is by having female announcers call games from the broadcast booth. […]

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If ESPN Cuts Ties With Dan Le Batard, Is DAZN Waiting in Wings?

Dan Le Batard’s future at ESPN came into question this week when he tore into President Donald Trump on his popular show, directly challenging ESPN President Jimmy Pitaro’s no politics […]

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