30 Years After Whiffing On ESPN, Time Inc. Starts Digital Sports Network

Time Inc., parent company of Sports Illustrated, has launched a new digital sports network that will seek to "plug into the soul of digital and move at the speed of Twitter," according to the network's president, Jason Coyle. The venture is called 120 Sports, and on first glance it seems like a grownup's idea of… »6/25/14 10:57am6/25/14 10:57am

Bake-Off At Sports Illustrated! Jon Wertheim, Chris Stone Battle To Take Over Weekly Magazine

Who's in charge at Sports Illustrated? Earlier this summer, longtime editor Terry McDonell told his staff that he was dialing back on some of his responsibilities. Last month, he got a new office on (SI's parent company) Time Inc.'s corporate floor, fueling even more talk that he was on his way out. But if all signs… »9/13/12 11:44am9/13/12 11:44am

Who Exactly Is Running Sports Illustrated? Sports Illustrated Staffers Want To Know.

At Sports Illustrated's weekly editorial meeting on Thursday, top editor Terry McDonell had some news for the 30 or so staffers assembled. Job cuts were over, he said. (There were 16 departures and three layoffs in all.) And then he said something outwardly innocuous that people at the magazine have been puzzling over… »7/23/12 12:25pm7/23/12 12:25pm

Ax Drops At Sports Illustrated; Layoff Rumors Include Hoffer, Wolff ... And Dr. Z?

The massive layoffs that had been hanging over five magazine groups at Time Inc. have come to fruition, and as promised in the infamous Nov. 10 layoff memo, one of the hardest-hit was Sports Illustrated. Rumored to be among those leaving — and not of their own accord — are senior writer Richard Hoffer, columnist… »12/05/08 6:00pm12/05/08 6:00pm