ESPN said it would remove Stephen A. Smith from programming for about a week in the wake of controversial remarks the popular host made about women and domestic violence. Stephen A. Smith Suspension…
Numbers are in for the first full week of national sports channel Fox Sports 1, and the net has left plenty of room for improvement. Nielsen estimates that FS1 averaged 161,000 viewers in primetime…
While Fox Sports 1 has been mounting a national alternative — including a talkshow that should even make Regis Philbin blush — ESPN has been gradually adding to its arsenal, signing former…
A day after the first rehearsal for his new ESPN2 latenight program “Olbermann,” Keith Olbermann reiterated that lessons learned from his tumultuous past would help keep him ruddered on his new…
Statistician Nate Silver is heading from The New York Times to ESPN, and will take his FiveThirtyEight franchise with him. Silver, a number-cruncher who rose to fame by projecting the 2008 and 2012…
Olbermann and ESPN prexy John Skipper discuss the return of the anchor/host to the ESPN family.
Keith Olbermann's return to the ESPN family is official with the announcement that he will host "Olbermann," a five-nights a week latenight talker premiering Aug. 26 on ESPN2.
The combustible combination of Keith Olbermann and ESPN are set to join forces again with a latenight talkshow on ESPN2.
Tuesday night’s FIFA World Cup qualifying match between Mexico and the Unites States averaged a big 7 million combined viewers on ESPN and Spanish-language broadcaster UniMas. According to Nielsen…
While it had a healthy development slate, AMC will not go forward with any pilots for the near future. But murder mystery "The Killing" is looking likely for a second-season pickup.
TV broadcasts of soccer games still haven't caught on with the American public, but ABC and ESPN have signed an exclusive five-year deal with Major League Soccer (MLS) that will cover all of the…