Max Kellermans New ESPN Show, This Just In, to Debut September 14

ESPN said it would place sports host Max Kellerman in a new mid-afternoon program after taking him off the popular hot-talk show “First Take” last month, unveiling a daytime schedule it hopes will keep viewers interested for a longer period of time. Kellerman’s new program, “This Just In,” will debut September 14 at 2 p.m., […]

Schoenmaker sets WR for 200 breaststroke gold

TOKYO — South Africa’s Tatjana Schoenmaker set the first individual swimming world record at the Tokyo Olympics on Friday. She won the women’s 200-meter breaststroke with a time of 2 minutes, 18.95 seconds, breaking the mark of 2:19.11 set by Denmark’s Rikke Moller Pedersen at the 2013 world championships in Barcelona. The United States claimed […]

NPR confuses ESPN correspondents in story about Maria Taylor

More On: maria taylor Maria Taylor lands high-profile job after ESPN drama How Malika Andrews turned the tables on ESPN drama Maria Taylor’s ESPN future becoming clearer NBC trying to poach ESPN star in huge Olympics move National Public Radio reported that host Maria Taylor is leaving ESPN to cover the Olympics for NBC Wednesday […]

CNN+ Bets It Can Spin the News Cycle Enough to Make News Junkies Pay

Another day, another platform launch. Today it’s CNN and CNN+, scheduled to debut in the first quarter of 2022. Promising a “new experience for CNN superfans, news junkies and fans of quality non-fiction,” IndieWire editor in chief Dana Harris-Bridson and Deputy TV editor Ben Travers wanted to take a deeper look at the latest platform […]

ESPNs Jay Williams Has Covid-19, Will Miss Rest Of NBA Finals

ESPN host and analyst Jay Williams has tested positive for Covid-19, and will miss the remainder of the NBA Finals. The news is yet another broadside in ESPN’s coverage of the games. Reporter Maria Taylor’s contract runs out July 20, just before Game 6, which could mean she no longer would be available. Williams said […]