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ESPN Reporter Marty Smith Says Overwhelming Response To His Small Gesture Proves Kindness Prevails

A Georgia journalist's candid video of Smith gently offering him professional advice has registered more than 1M views on Twitter.…

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Giving Back

“What Kind Of Mentor Could I Be To A Lieutenant Colonel In The United States Marine Corps?”

ESPN national correspondent and Navy veteran Sal Paolantonio answered his own question after Carlos Vallejo job-shadowed him during Philadelphia Eagles…

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Journalism Showcase

“To be chosen to help tell the stories of the people who call Fort Campbell home was an absolute honor.”

SportsCenter anchor Michael Eaves returns to Kentucky for Veterans Day Special airing tonight; Marty Smith interviews Ohio State legend, WWII…

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SportsCenter

A Letter To Liberal, Mo.: Thanks For Making SportsCenter Feel Like Part Of Your Community

An ESPNer who visited the Missouri town for the first time came away touched by the town's outpouring for Brooke…

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SportsCenter

#SCTop10Day: “Greatness can happen anywhere, by anyone.”

ESPN has been traveling to the hometowns of youth athletes whose plays have been featured on SportsCenter’s Top 10 plays.…

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Giving Back

ESPN Employees Support Disney Toy Delivery At Connecticut Children’s Medical Center

As part of the Disney Team of Heroes, ESPN is committed to help reimagine the patient and family experience in…

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Announcements

ESPN and Special Olympics Announce Eight-Year Extension Of Global Programming

ESPN and Special Olympics have extended and expanded their game-changing relationship, with an eight-year extension of global programming.

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Just for Fun

They’re Rookies But Already Top Fans: Five Newborns Help Celebrate ESPN’s 40th Anniversary

Bristol (Conn.) Hospital welcomed five newborns in the week leading up to ESPN's 40th anniversary. The hospital and ESPN had…

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ESPN Citizenship

” . . . We Are Playing An Active Role In Keeping Kids Healthier And Stronger.”

espnW's Julie Foudy advocates improving youth sports participation in via ESPN's new "Don't Retire, Kid" campaign.

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SportsCenter

“. . . Dude Perfect could not have been nicer in terms of giving Nolan the time of his life.”

The trick-shot artists work with SportsCenter's "My Wish" Series to fulfill the request of Nolan Harm, a child living with…

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Journalism Showcase

“Sports matter in a really intense way for some young people in crisis” – ‘’My Wish” host Chris Connelly

New York Giant Saquon Barkley is just one of the stars participating in SportsCenter's "My Wish" Series this summer. Host…

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ESPN Images

The Undefeated’s ESPY Photo Collection

Ahead of the 2019 ESPYS, The Undefeated has published a powerful collection of portraits. Each portrait is accompanied by an…

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Sports Humanitarian Awards

“[There’s] nowhere I would rather be than here helping to recognize incredible people using sports to uplift communities.”

Singer Andy Grammer looks forward to performing his song "Don't Give Up On Me" during the Sports Humanitarian of the…

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Giving Back

” . . . I am truly blessed and honored to celebrate and recognize those athletes who have given of themselves to inspire, motivate and empower.”

Grammy Award-winning singer and songwriter Ciara looks forward to hosting the Sports Humanitarian of the Year Awards on Tuesday, July…

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Giving Back

Ongoing Impact: ESPN Celebrates Its Volunteers Of The Year

The 2019 Volunteer of the Year Awards celebrated the incredible impact ESPN has had on communities globally over the past…

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