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# espn - Tuesday 5 July, 2016

Conor McGregor bares all for the cover of ESPN magazine body issue

“I’m just a kid from Crumlin, Dublin who went all the way.”

# espn - Tuesday 3 May, 2016

From The42 'This was the reaction when Tottenham won the EPL': ESPN misread script on football's fairytale Oops This post contains videos

# espn - Tuesday 26 April, 2016

From The42 Bill Simmons' new HBO show, 'Any Given Wednesday,' will debut in June GOOD JOB BY YOU

Bill Simmons' new HBO show, 'Any Given Wednesday,' will debut in June

The former ESPN heavyweight is about to make his next move.

# espn - Saturday 9 April, 2016

From The42 The trailer for ESPN's explosive OJ Simpson documentary is here Juice

# espn - Monday 11 January, 2016

From The42 ESPN made fun of an NFL player’s weight right before he had one of his best games Cheeseheads

ESPN made fun of an NFL player’s weight right before he had one of his best games

That’s one way to answer your critics.

# espn - Wednesday 6 January, 2016

From The42 The new ESPN 30 for 30 lineup includes a five-part doc on OJ Simpson Must See TV

# espn - Thursday 5 November, 2015

From The42 Bill Simmons says he should have cut controversial rant that led to his downfall with ESPN Sports Guy

Bill Simmons says he should have cut controversial rant that led to his downfall with ESPN

Simmons was speaking one week after ESPN shut down Grantland.

# espn - Friday 30 October, 2015

From The42 ESPN has shut down its Grantland site Rip Grantland

ESPN has shut down its Grantland site

The writing has been on the wall since the site’s founder Bill Simmons left ESPN earlier this year.

# espn - Tuesday 20 October, 2015

Basketball coach accused of paying for stripteases and sex acts for players

Former escort Katina Powell says she was paid $10,000 to bring dancers onto campus.

# espn - Sunday 13 September, 2015

From The42 How WWE went mainstream, Wilkinson’s dilemma and all the week’s best sportswriting Essential Reads

How WWE went mainstream, Wilkinson’s dilemma and all the week’s best sportswriting

Also featuring ‘Can boxing trust USADA’ and the lessons Graham Henry from winning the Rugby World Cup.

# espn - Sunday 30 August, 2015

From Business ETC Take a look around the Miami mansion LeBron James just sold for €12m Miami Heat

Take a look around the Miami mansion LeBron James just sold for €12m

An infinity pool, chef’s kitchen, movie room and more bedrooms than you could possibly need.

# espn - Thursday 16 July, 2015

From The42 Everyone’s been talking about Caitlyn Jenner’s emotional speech at last night’s ESPN awards Brave

Everyone’s been talking about Caitlyn Jenner’s emotional speech at last night’s ESPN awards

“This transition has been harder on me than anything I could have imagined.”

From The Daily Edge Everyone is talking about Caitlyn Jenner’s emotional speech at last night’s ESPN awards Caitlyn Jenner

Everyone is talking about Caitlyn Jenner’s emotional speech at last night’s ESPN awards

Jenner was accepting the Arthur Ashe courage award.

# espn - Tuesday 14 July, 2015

From The42 Kobe Bryant on how he once made a team-mate cry Way Harsh

Kobe Bryant on how he once made a team-mate cry

He quickly realised that his comment sounded much worse out loud than he was expecting.

# espn - Tuesday 7 July, 2015

From The42 The new ESPN Body Issue is out – and here are the six cover stars Looking Good

The new ESPN Body Issue is out – and here are the six cover stars

Odell Beckham Jr, Natalie Coughlin and Kevin Love all feature this year.

# espn - Monday 29 June, 2015

From The42 $2.75 million of Phil Mickelson’s money linked to illegal gambling operation – reports Allegation

$2.75 million of Phil Mickelson’s money linked to illegal gambling operation – reports

ESPN’s Outside the Lines cited two unnamed sources close to the investigation.

# espn - Sunday 24 May, 2015

From The42 Sports Film of the Week: Sole Man Reel Stories This post contains videos

Sports Film of the Week: Sole Man

Grab the popcorn and settle in to enjoy this week’s pick.

# espn - Friday 8 May, 2015

From The42 One of the biggest names in American sports journalism isn’t getting a new contract BS

One of the biggest names in American sports journalism isn’t getting a new contract

Bill Simmons and ESPN are set to go their separate ways after 15 years together.

# espn - Wednesday 6 May, 2015

From The42 Mayweather ready to grant Pacquiao rematch – reports Claim

Mayweather ready to grant Pacquiao rematch – reports

“I will fight him in a year after his surgery,” the boxer allegedly said in a text message.

# espn - Sunday 3 May, 2015

Female journalists who criticised Mayweather over domestic violence say they were banned from fight

The boxer has pleaded guilty to two allegations of violence against women, including hitting his ex-girlfriend in front of their children.

# espn - Friday 17 April, 2015

From The42 ESPN reporter suspended after getting caught on video berating a towing company employee Suspended
From The Daily Edge A US reporter was filmed telling a towing company worker to ‘lose weight’ and it’s causing uproar Rant

A US reporter was filmed telling a towing company worker to ‘lose weight’ and it’s causing uproar

“Maybe if I was missing some teeth, they’d hire me here.”

# espn - Sunday 22 February, 2015

From The42 Sports Film of the Week: Of Miracles and Men Reel Stories This post contains videos

Sports Film of the Week: Of Miracles and Men

Grab the popcorn and settle in to enjoy this week’s pick.

# espn - Sunday 1 February, 2015

From The42 Warren Gatland recalls his school days and David Meyler opens up: It’s the week’s best sportswriting Good Reads

Warren Gatland recalls his school days and David Meyler opens up: It’s the week’s best sportswriting

Also featuring one of the football’s great cult figures and ESPN’s billion dollar studio.

# espn - Wednesday 14 January, 2015

From The42 Pacquiao has agreed terms to fight Mayweather on 2 May – promoter Getting Closer

Pacquiao has agreed terms to fight Mayweather on 2 May – promoter

The long-awaited bout could take place in Las Vegas later this year.

# espn - Monday 12 January, 2015

From The Daily Edge News reporter shoves make-up artist out of the way live on air Shove Off

News reporter shoves make-up artist out of the way live on air

Move bitch, get out the way.

# espn - Sunday 11 January, 2015

From The42 Sports Film Of The Week: Let Them Wear Towels Reel Stories This post contains videos

Sports Film Of The Week: Let Them Wear Towels

The story of female American sportswriters and their battle for access.

# espn - Tuesday 23 December, 2014

From The42 New ESPN documentary about Snoop Dogg’s college football prospect son Fo Shizzle This post contains videos

New ESPN documentary about Snoop Dogg’s college football prospect son

The five-part series will follow Cordell Broadus and his dad through the final year in high school.

# espn - Tuesday 18 November, 2014

From The42 ‘The US are going there to win’ – ESPN’s Tommy Smyth previews tonight’s game The Onion Bag

‘The US are going there to win’ – ESPN’s Tommy Smyth previews tonight’s game

We spoke to the American-based commentator about Jurgen Klinsmann, Robbie Keane and the Martin O’Neill era.

# espn - Tuesday 21 October, 2014

From The42 Bill Simmons returns from ESPN ban, doesn’t call out bosses Sports Media

Bill Simmons returns from ESPN ban, doesn’t call out bosses

The podcast made a much-anticipated comeback yesterday.

# espn - Sunday 12 October, 2014

From The42 Roddy on Roy’s taste in enemies & a dark, unsettling baseball story; it’s the week’s best sportswriting Well Read

Roddy on Roy’s taste in enemies & a dark, unsettling baseball story; it’s the week’s best sportswriting

Also, an investigation into where Formula One goes from here and a profile of USA women’s soccer star Abby Wambach.

# espn - Thursday 25 September, 2014

From The42 ESPN suspends Bill Simmons for podcast rant about NFL boss The BS Report

ESPN suspends Bill Simmons for podcast rant about NFL boss

Simmons took aim at Roger Goodell on The BS Report.

# espn - Wednesday 24 September, 2014

From The42 Clint Dempsey stops some people on the street to ask for their thoughts on Clint Dempsey Guess Who? This post contains videos

Clint Dempsey stops some people on the street to ask for their thoughts on Clint Dempsey

No sir, Landon Donovan is not the US captain. I am.

# espn - Sunday 31 August, 2014

From The42 First openly gay NFL draftee Michael Sam released by Rams Disappointment

First openly gay NFL draftee Michael Sam released by Rams

All NFL teams had to reach the 53-man NFL limit by Saturday ahead of next week’s season openers.

# espn - Tuesday 29 July, 2014

From The42 ESPN suspends pundit Stephen A Smith for comments on abuse US Media

ESPN suspends pundit Stephen A Smith for comments on abuse

The TV star apologised for suggesting that women provoked domestic abuse.

# espn - Friday 11 July, 2014

From The42 ESPN to offer ‘Tiger only’ channel for the Open Championship next week Open Season

ESPN to offer ‘Tiger only’ channel for the Open Championship next week

It’s like the Truman Show, except with golf.

# espn - Monday 30 June, 2014

From The42 The US World Cup team’s ‘I Believe’ chant was created by a student USMNT

The US World Cup team’s ‘I Believe’ chant was created by a student

The Americans take on Belgium in the second round.

# espn - Tuesday 24 June, 2014

From The42 USA v Portugal is ‘most-viewed soccer match in the United States ever’ Growth

USA v Portugal is ‘most-viewed soccer match in the United States ever’

Cable sports network ESPN confirmed that nearly 18 million Americans watched the game.

# espn - Tuesday 17 June, 2014

From The42 For the day that’s in it: ESPN’s film about the incredible events of June 17 1994 20 Years Ago Today This post contains videos

For the day that’s in it: ESPN’s film about the incredible events of June 17 1994

A Stanley Cup, a World Cup and a runaway Bronco form the basis of an unbelievable day in sports history.

# espn - Wednesday 28 May, 2014

From The42 ESPN’s newest World Cup ad shows how the world unites for football every four years One World
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