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Jemele Hill

Jemele Hill Joins ‘The Atlantic’ as Writer in Post-ESPN Gig

by Teddy Grant   Oct 01, 2018

Former ESPN personality Jemele Hill is joining The Atlantic as a staff writer who will cover “the intersection of sports, race, politics, gender, and... Read More

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Jemele Hill Confirms Her Departure from ESPN

by Christina Santi   Sep 14, 2018

After weeks of speculation, Jemele Hill confirmed on Friday that she would be leaving ESPN. “Over the last several weeks, there have been a... Read More

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Jemele Hill to Leave ESPN as Network Becomes More ‘Apolitical’

by Teddy Grant   Aug 27, 2018

Sports journalist Jemele Hill will reportedly leave ESPN next month, sources told Variety. Hill, who has been one of the network’s most outspoken commentators,... Read More

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ESPN’s Jalen Rose Says WNBA Players Are Treated Like ‘Second-Class Citizens’

by Christina Santi   Aug 09, 2018

During Wednesday’s airing of ESPN’s Get Up, Jalen Rose spoke to co-host Mike Greenberg about the Las Vegas Aces being forced to forfeit a recent game. The former... Read More

ESPN’s Jalen Rose & Molly Qerim Secretly Marry in New York

ESPN’s Jalen Rose & Molly Qerim Secretly Marry in New York

by Jessica Bennett   Jul 20, 2018

NBA star-turned-ESPN commentator Jalen Rose and fellow ESPN host Molly Qerim have secretly tied the knot. Page Six reports the sports-minded couple made it... Read More

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Jemele Hill Named 2018 NABJ Journalist of the Year

by Christina Santi   May 23, 2018

Sports journalist Jemele Hill has been chosen as the 2018 Journalist of the Year by the National Association of Black Journalists (NABJ). According to... Read More

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Netflix and ESPN to Premiere Michael Jordan Docuseries ‘The Last Dance’

by Teddy Grant   May 15, 2018

ESPN Films and Netflix are collaborating on a 10-part docuseries about basketball legend Michael Jordan, Deadline reports. The Last Dance, will air on both... Read More

Former ESPN Host Claims She Was Fired Because She’s White

Former ESPN Host Claims She Was Fired Because She’s White

by Jessica Bennett   May 07, 2018

Former ESPN reporter, Britt McHenry, claimed over the weekend that her 2017 firing from the sports broadcaster was a result of her race, saying... Read More

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ESPN’s Michael Smith Leaves ‘Sportscenter’

by Teddy Grant   Mar 09, 2018

Michael Smith has taken Jemele Hill’s lead and has left ESPN’s Sportscenter, the network confirmed to outlets on Friday. Smith has hosted the 6... Read More

Jemele Hill Denies Claims Made in ESPN Sexual Harassment Lawsuit (UPDATE)

Jemele Hill Denies Claims Made in ESPN Sexual Harassment Lawsuit (UPDATE)

by Jessica Bennett   Mar 07, 2018

UPDATE: 3/7/2018 Jemele Hill is denying claims made by former colleague Adrienne Lawrence. In a new sexual harassment suit against ESPN, Lawrence claims that Hill... Read More