NBA Hall-of-Famer Earvin MagicJohnson announced, on Oct. 10, that he is leaving his beloved ESPN because of other priorities that will keep him from continuing in his role as an NBA analyst for the season that begins Oct. 29th. Johnson, a five-time …
Examiner · 10/11/2013
BRISTOL, Conn. -- BRISTOL, Conn. (AP) — Magic Johnson won't return to ESPN as an NBA studio analyst. The Hall of Famer says in a statement released by the network Thursday that because of his busy schedule, "I don't feel confident that I can …
The Huffington Post · 10/10/2013
Former Laker and NBA Hall of Famer Magic Johnson has informed ESPN that he will no longer contribute to the ESPN pregame and halftime NBA coverage this season due to the nature of his schedule. Johnson, who also owns a small piece of the Los … · 10/10/2013
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ESPN NBA Countdown is turning into televised basketball's game of musical chairs. After swapping Doug Collins in for Michael Wilbon and adding Doris Burke to the fold, today Magic Johnson released a statement through ESPN that he would not be part …
Awful Announcing · 10/10/2013
If you happen to be one of the few people who enjoyed listening to Magic Johnson talk about NBA games, you are not going to like this news. ESPN announced on Thursday that Magic will not be returning to the set of “NBA Countdown” next season due …
Larry Brown Sports · 10/10/2013
On Thursday, Johnson – also a an owner of the LA Dodgers – said that he has a “strong connection” to the sports network, but that he’s got a lot of other stuff on his plate that’ll preclude him from his role as their NBA analyst/commentator for ...
Electronic Urban Report · 10/11/2013
ESPN has announced that Earvin "Magic" Johnson will not be part of its NBA analysts crew for the coming season. Johnson, who has been with ESPN since 2008, says he has too many other commitments. Doug Collins has been hired as an analyst and …
WILX · ByTim Staudt · 10/10/2013
I have to get my bias here out up front: Magic Johnson ... watch him on ESPN’s NBA pregame countdown shows. So I didn’t shed a tear when it was announced by ESPN on Thursday that he is out of the NBA Countdown show this season. Johnson
NBC Sports Pro Basketball Talk · ByKurt Helin · 10/10/2013
Magic Johnson is a NBA and college basketball icon and part owner of the Los Angeles Dodgers. Magic is a tremendous personality, but he was never a tremendous announcer. And he is now leaving ESPN NBA Countdown because of Bill Simmons.
The Sports Bank · 10/10/2013
(UPI) -- Magic Johnson announced Thursday that he was leaving ESPN's NBA coverage because of other commitments. It was later reported that Johnson is leaving because of Bill Simmons, however. ESPN sources said that Johnson's departure was the …
United Press International · 10/11/2013
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