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ESPN will lay off 100 on-air personalities and writers, source says

ESPN will lay off 100 on-air personalities and writers, source says

ESPN, once a profit center for its parent company, Disney, has become a drag in recent years. At the same time, the cost of broadcasting major sports has continued to rise. Shares have gained over 10% this year. I look forward to the next adventure. After 14 wonderful years my time at espn is over. ESPN layoffs, employees being informed by phone calls and meetings that there service is no more needed, one after another.



Bulls' Rajon Rondo holds night workout in hopes of Game 5 comeback

Schroder scored a game-high 29 points and had 11 assists. Jimmy Butler has had it up to here with Boston's Marcus Smart. "It's been the hardest it's ever been", Morris said , "for me to stay out of foul trouble". League sources even told ESPN that Rondo had a private workout Tuesday night to test if he can play well despite missing the past two games due to his injured thumb and aching wrist.


NFL Mock Draft: Final Predictions For First Round

NFL Mock Draft: Final Predictions For First Round

PointAfter , a sports data site powered by Graphiq , used data from Bing Predicts to predict all 32 picks of the 2017 draft's first round. "I can tell you that when we do, we're all going to feel real passionate so it's going to have to be something extremely worthwhile to get us to leave it", Lynch said .


PV Sindhu storms into quarters of Badminton Asia Championships

PV Sindhu storms into quarters of Badminton Asia Championships

The 21-year-old World No. 3 won 21-14, 21-15. The fourth-seed produced a rich vein of form to register a comfortable 21-8, 21-18 win over Ayustine in a one-sided opening round clash that lasted about half an hour. Mixed doubles: Siwei Zheng & Qingchen Chen (Chn) bt Pranaav Jerry Chopra & Sikki N. Reddy 21-15, 14-21, 21-16. The men's doubles pair of Manu Attri and B.



NFL Draft: Aaron and Dave go head-to-head in drills

They have had all three of their primary writing contributors to the site do a series of mock drafts over the course of the offseason, and their third and final editions came in yesterday. But I have a feeling that Watson will make it past Cleveland at 12, and Dorsey will finally pull the trigger to get his QB. "His abilities speak for themselves", Jones-Drew said.


Cowboys honor Ware, ponder need with post-Romo future secure

Cowboys honor Ware, ponder need with post-Romo future secure

Ware spent his final three seasons with the Denver Broncos, winning Super Bowl 50, but seriously considered returning to the Cowboys before free agency began in March. Ware said the chance to play for the Cowboys again was especially enticing. As a junior in 2013 he led the powerful Southeastern Conference with 20 punts inside the 20-yard line, and his 44.3 yards-per-punt average ranked third.