Bob Knight Won't Speak About Mike Rice, And ESPN Says No Problem

This has been a terrific week for ESPN. Outside The Lines's bombshell on Mike Rice on Tuesday still has legs two days later. ESPN investigative reporter Don Van Natta delivered even more goods today, detailing inconsistencies in Rutgers AD Tim Pernetti's statements to the press and the fact that Rice allegedly called… » 4/04/13 7:10pm 4/04/13 7:10pm

Report: Tipped Off By Manti Te'o's Agent, ESPN Balked At Publishing Hoax …

ESPN knew something was up about Manti Te'o for six days before our story got published. But just how close did they get to breaking it? The New York Times's Richard Sandomir and Those Guys Have All the Fun co-author Jim Miller posed that question to Vince Doria. » 1/22/13 8:28pm 1/22/13 8:28pm

ESPN VP On Hockey Fandom: "It Doesn't Translate To Television"

We all know that ESPN treats hockey like the unloved child of a bad marriage. But why? Longtime sports media guy Ed Sherman went directly to Vince "Let's get this clown out of here" Doria, ESPN's senior vice president and director of news, and asked him that very question. Doria's response: » 5/04/12 10:31am 5/04/12 10:31am

"Let's Get This Clown Out Of Here": We Crashed ESPN's State Of The Union…

Let's make one thing clear up top: Norby invited me. That would be Norby Williamson, ESPN's executive vice president of production. I have the email right here. Sent from at 4:09 p.m. on Aug. 5. Subject line: "2011 'State of the Union' Talent Meeting - Sent on Behalf of Norby Williamson." It reads… » 8/26/11 6:23pm 8/26/11 6:23pm