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A List of Which Employees Have Been Fired — ESPN Layoffs

ESPN has been facing a slump in revenue that's most easily traced to cord-cutting by former cable subscribers, in an era of sharply shifting habits both for sports fans and for television viewers in general. In it he says to employees, "a necessary component of managing change involves constantly evaluating how we best utilize all of our resources, and that sometimes involves hard decisions".


Silver Star Nation: Cowboys Pleased with Draft Class

Silver Star Nation: Cowboys Pleased with Draft Class

You know the famous cartoon of the two buzzards sitting on a limb, and one looks at the other one and says, 'Patience my ass, I'm going to kill something.' Well that can get you in trouble. Dallas took him in the second round previous year knowing he was a long shot to play as a rookie because of a college knee injury. They had two starters from past year, Malik Collins and Anthony Browning, Kavon Frasier can be added to that group.



Tennis star Serena Williams announces pregnancy

Researchers who study pregnancy in high-performing athletes said her training during pregnancy, the speed of her body's recovery after giving birth and her will power are the keys to Williams returning to top-level play. Rasheed hailed Williams' effort in winning January's Australian Open when she was two months pregnant, saying it showed her love of the game. But if she does want to come back, she's more than capable of it.


Stephen Curry 2nd Warriors Player to Reach Defensive Milestone

Stephen Curry 2nd Warriors Player to Reach Defensive Milestone

But the Warriors didn't need their injured all-world forward - Durant missed Game 2 with a minor calf strain - or the defining skill of their All-Star backcourt to take a commanding 2-0 lead over the Blazers in Round 1. The Warriors are also facing fitness concerns over Shaun Livingston (finger) and Matt Barnes, who is on the mend from an ankle injury but could feature.


Russell Westbrook to sit out game against Timberwolves

Russell Westbrook to sit out game against Timberwolves

Westbrook did it two different times this past season. On Sunday, Westbrook , who has played all 80 games, passed Robertson for most triple doubles in a season at 42. A triumph over Minnesota would enable these Rockets to match the 1992-93 and 2007-08 teams for the fourth-most victories in franchise history. "He's playing really well ".



Serena Williams debuts baby bump

If Williams is 20 weeks pregnant and gives birth after a full term, she would have her child in early September, during the fourth Grand Slam , the US Open in NY. "There's gonna be a baby GOAT. Let that sink in", wrote Twitter user @noelleharmony. Australians Evonne Goolagong Cawley and Margaret Court also won grand slam titles after having children.