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5/19 – NBA Combine on ESPNU

ESPNU will televise the 2011 NBA Combine on Thursday, May 19, and Friday, May 20, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. both days. The two-day workouts will feature some of the top college and international prospects, including Kyrie Erving, Jimmer…

5/19 – NBC’s Dick Ebersol Resigns

Dick Ebersol, the head of NBCUniversal Sports and one of the most powerful figures in sports and media for the last three decades, is resigning. Ebersol’s exit comes less than four months after cable giant Comcast Corp. closed on its…

5/18 – ESPN Making Back-Up Plans for No NFL

ESPN yesterday at its upfront presentation in N.Y. “outlined several options for its contingency plan in the event” that NFL players “don’t take the field by September,” according to Andrew Hampp of AD AGE. ESPN Exec VP/Content John Skipper said…