Tag: ESPN

It’s Time to “GET UP” with ESPN’s Brand-New Morning Show Ric Speaks with Former Sportscenter Host and Longtime Sports Radio Personality, Mike Greenberg

For almost two decades, sports fans woke up with Mike Greenberg (or “Greeny” as he’s often called) as half of ESPN Radio’s Mike & Mike, with co-host Mike Golic. Beginning April 2, Mike will be seen each morning on ESPN’s new morning show, Get Up, along with Michelle Beadle and Jalen Rose. From a new […]

Who Do You Like in the Big Game? Get the Latest Super Bowl Odds (on Every Imaginable Topic) from Former ESPN Personality and Sports Betting Expert, Chad Millman

The Super Bowl is the most popular sporting event in America, not to mention the most bet-on event of the year. Wagers of all kind dominate the conversation among hardcore fans and casual spectators who just want to enjoy the party. This year the topic of betting takes on added urgency as the Supreme Court […]

Director Ezra Edelman Talks with Ric About the Creation of ESPN Films’ Highly Acclaimed Documentary Event… O.J.: Made in America Premieres Saturday June 11 at 9pm ET/PT on ABC and the entire series airs Tuesday June 14 through Saturday June 18 at 9pm ET/PT on ESPN.

ESPN’s Ambitious 7.5-Hour Event Examines the Defining Cultural Event of the Century, that saw O.J. Simpson Transition from All-American Superstar to Sentenced Convict It is perhaps the defining cultural tale of 20th-century America, one that centers around two of our country’s greatest fixations: race and celebrity. Directed by Peabody and Emmy winner Ezra Edelman, O.J.: […]

ESPN Films’ Newest 30 for 30 Documentary, Looks Back at One of College Sports’ Most Notorious Incidents, the 2006 Duke University Lacrosse Team Scandal Acclaimed Filmmaker Marina Zenovich Discusses Her New Film, Fantastic Lies, and How the Duke Lacrosse Events Changed College Sports . Premieres Sunday March 13th at 9 PM ET/PT on ESPN

Fantastic Lies takes viewers back to the night of March 13, 2006, when Duke University lacrosse players threw a team party that ended up changing lives, ruining careers, tarnishing a university’s reputation and even jeopardizing the future of the sport at the school. The film, from Emmy Award-winning® director Marina Zenovich (Roman Polanski: Wanted and […]

EVERY TOWN IS A SPORTS TOWN: Business Leadership at ESPN, from the mailroom to the boardroom”

George Bodenheimer is an ESPN and cable industry pioneer and was the company’s longest-tenured president, a position he held from 1998 to 2011, overseeing all multimedia sports assets of The Walt Disney Company from 2003 to 2011 and serving as co-chairman, Disney Media Networks, from 2004 to 2011. He served as executive chairman of ESPN, […]

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