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ESPN Colleagues Including Qerim Rose, Greenberg and Van Pelt Remember Kurt Ackerman

A studio director for ESPN since 1996 and most recently the lead director on First Take, Ackerman passed away last…

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ESPN+

Mini-Stephen A. Smith Is ‘Bringing Salvation’ To Your Tournament Challenge Brackets

"I’m programmed to make perfect picks with cold, emotionless logic. You think anyone’s beating that?"

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First Take

Executive Voice: How First Take Honors Veterans Week In A Virtual Format

Coordinating producer Antoine Lewis explains how the show will salute the military despite challenges presented by COVID-19

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Behind The Scenes

How ESPN’s Creative Services Team Cleverly Maintains Social Distance Safety On Studio Show Sets

No need to adjust the display settings on your screens - supersized desks are the new normal for 2020.

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ESPN Citizenship

Dickie V Salutes Stephen A. Smith’s V Foundation Fundraising Efforts

First Take featured commentator Stephen A. Smith's efforts helped raise $7.2M for cancer research as part of recent Dick Vitale…

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COVID-19

‘A distinctive, diverse, highly versatile team that would clearly differentiate our content from the rest’

On Aug. 17, ESPN Radio debuts a new lineup. SVP, Production, David Roberts explains how the new programming was created.

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COVID-19

Feel Good Friday: The Undefeated’s William Rhoden

We can all use some feel-goods these days; Front Row will bring you all the feels, every Friday, through the…

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COVID-19

How ESPN’s Stats & Info Group Keeps 17 Simultaneous “BottomLines” Running Remotely

SIG now produces those signature news alerts from home setups and still delivers a seamless fan experience.

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COVID-19

ESPN’s Talent Producers Quickly Book Newsmakers As Sports News Breaks In COVID-19 Era

Team of 15 has booked 60 guests in past week, including several moments after Tokyo 2020 Olympics news broke Tuesday.

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Executive Voice

First Take Helps Showcase HBCU Week In Wilmington, Del.

"First Take" participated in HBCU Week with a live telecast from the 76ers Fieldhouse in Wilmington, Del., last week.

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First Take

What’s Stephen A. Smith’s Day (And Night) Like During The NBA Finals?

Before watching Game 6 of the Raptors-Warriors series tonight on ABC, follow the ubiquitous one as he reports from the…

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SportsCenter

Former TSN Anchor Nabil Karim Makes His SportsCenter Debut Today

Watch for his "SportsCenter RIght Now" updates this week during "Get Up!," "First Take."

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Behind The Scenes

The Big Lead: Chuck Salituro Serves As ESPN’s “Journalistic Yoda”

Meet the senior editor and "opinion consultant," celebrating his 25th anniversary with ESPN today, who is "protective of both the…

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Announcements

The Caddie Makes the Call: Michael Collins Signs New ESPN Deal

ESPN golf reporter Michael Collins delivers witty and insightful perspective. With his new deal, he'll be doing so for years…

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Studio Shows

Augmented Reali: Preview Around The Horn’s innovative new studio

Learn how ATH will be the first U.S. domestic program to full integrate augmented reality into its entire 30-minute presentation…

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