Jemele Hill, the ESPN personality who made news last year for chastising President Donald Trump, is leaving the sports network this week, according to reports.
ESPN announced on Friday it will expand Keith Olbermann’s role with the network, which will include his return to the show “SportsCenter.”
In response to ESPN host Max Kellerman saying Notre Dame should drop its Fighting Irish mascot, Republican Rep. and 2018 Senate candidate Luke Messer (Ind.) tweeted Thursday that commentators at ESPN have “given up on sports and now only care about being politically correct.”
Sports journalist Jemele Hill, a vocal critic of President Donald Trump, will soon leave “SportsCenter” but remain at ESPN, according to a Friday report.
ESPN is exploring options to distance itself from Nate Silver’s website FiveThirtyEight, according to a report published Thursday.
ESPN has opted to give host Katie Nolan a warning rather than a suspension for her vulgar comments this week about President Donald Trump.
ESPN President John Skipper has stepped down from the network in order to deal with an ongoing substance abuse problem.