On Thursday, Johnson ... was hanging on Magic’s every word,” Simmons said, portraying the former Lakers star as being surrounded by sycophants. “Nobody was challenging him.” Then, there’s also the matter of ESPN eliminating the “NBA …
Electronic Urban Report · 10/11/2013
According to a tweet from Sports Illustrated writer Richard Deitsch, Magic Johnson will be leaving his role as an analyst for ESPN’s NBA Countdown. Filling his role will be longtime NBA and college basketball correspondent and analyst Doris Burke.
FanSided · 10/12/2013
Magic Johnson announced Thursday that his decision to leave ESPN had everything to do with his commitments being elsewhere, but according to Deadspin, it might be due to Bill Simmons leading the changes for the network's NBA coverage. Sources told …
SBN · ByKevin Zimmerman · 10/10/2013
More from Bing News
Magic Johnson, a staple of ESPN’s NBA coverage since 2008, has decided to leave the network and focus on his other commitments. Looking for more scoops on your favorite New England sports teams? Check out NESN. “I love ESPN. Unfortunately …
Fox Sports · 7/24/2014
A brushfire was sparked in Cleveland after Marc Stein, a well-regarded writer/talking head for ESPN ... t mean to leave two seconds on the clock.” Bird helped run coach Bill Fitch out of Boston after they won a title …
The Columbus Dispatch · ByMichael Arace · 6/20/2015
Without LeBron putting up numbers that look like the lovechild of Magic Johnson and Michael Jordan ... He commands double-teams just about every time he runs a pick-and-roll, leaving his fellow teammates to …
Hardwood Paroxysm · 6/16/2015
Finals MVP
A healthy (and intact) Big Three next season will leave little doubt about who will be the favorite ... it all this time would have been as bad as or maybe even worse than Magic Johnson winning one with the second-best …
ESPN Sports · ByRamona Shelburne · 6/19/2015
has been in danger of leaving the city due to money troubles and an uncertain ownership future. However, as reported by Ramona Shelburne for, Johnson and businessman Mark Walter are set to purchase the Sparks and keep them in town …
YAHOO · ByEric Freeman · 2/5/2014
They watched Dikembe Mutombo leave town in exchange for nothing ... are littered with champions that possessed this type of player – from Larry Bird and Magic Johnson to Michael Jordan and Kobe Bryant to Tim …
Mile High Sports · 8 hours ago
According to Deadspin, ESPN turned the show over to Simmons. Host Michael Wilbon was given a diminished role as a result. And Johnson decided to walk away. From Koblin: “Another ESPN insider also said that Magic was ‘privately seething over the … · 10/11/2013
Also in the news
larry bird
Larry Bird didn't expect to pick Joseph Young
michael jordan
Engagement: Johanna Marie Cerutti & Michael Jordan Izzo
kareem abdul-jabbar
Kareem Abdul-Jabbar Thinks 'The Black Community Is Better Off' Because Of Rachel Dolezal