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ESPN Launching New Sports Betting Platform, ESPN BET

ESPN Launching New Sports Betting Platform, ESPN BET

On Tuesday, ESPN announced the launch of a new gambling platform, ESPN BET, allowing U.S. fans to participate in sports betting. According to a press release, This rebranded sportsbook, part of a $2 billion deal between Disney-owned ESPN and Penn Entertainment, will be available in 16 states this fall, where …

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ESPN Lays Off 20 Popular On-Air Talents In Latest Round Of Cuts

ESPN is cutting nearly 20 employees, including some well-known network personalities. Among those are former NBA coach Jeff Van Gundy and former player Jalen Rose. The cuts also include commentator Max Kellerman, Monday Night Football host Suzy Kolber and Keyshawn Johnson, a former NFL player turned analyst for the network, …

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ESPN Apologizes to Ja Morant for Airing Fake Quote About Michael Jordan Being “Just Another Superstar” in Today’s Game

Ja Morant Accused of Punching High School Basketball Player and Threatening Him

Tuesday’s episode of ESPN’s “This Just In” featured an apology to NBA star Ja Morant for running an entire segment on a fake quote. The fake statement originated from the Twitter parody account Ballsack Sport, which tweeted a bogus quote from Morant claiming that if Michael Jordan were to play in the NBA today, …

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