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Leonard-loving Clippers fire analyst who criticized new Raptor for 'excuses'

Bruce Bowen won’t be back as a Los Angeles Clippers television game analyst next season after recently making critical comments about potential 2019 free agent Kawhi Leonard, ESPN reported Monday. Bowen’s contract was with Fox Sports West, but the Clippers — like all sports organizations — have a high level of input over who is part of the television crew. Bowen strongly ripped Leonard, who ...

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Report: FOX Sports interested in Jeff Fisher as game analyst

Former head coach Jeff Fisher wants to someday make his way back to an NFL sideline, but he may be intercepted before he can get there. FOX Sports is reportedly talking to Fisher about serving as a game analyst for the 2018 season, sources told Michael McCarthy of the Sporting News. The network is paying around $ 550 million per ...

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Report: Ex-NFL ref Jeff Triplette joins ESPN as rules analyst

Former NFL referee Jeff Triplette will join ESPN’s Monday Night Football as a rules analyst, Cameron Filipe of Football Zebras reports. The NFL pushed ESPN to hire Triplette, according to Filipe. Triplette, who joined the league in 1996, retired from refereeing after the 2017 season, with the Titans-Chiefs playoff game serving as his final contest. He worked during… NFL | ...

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The Grinder: How Mark DeRosa evolved from utility player to MLB analyst

Four years after ending a major-league tenure built on staying one step ahead of opposing pitchers, Mark DeRosa is thriving in a second career he never saw coming as the star of “MLB Central” on MLB Network. “It wasn’t something I aspired to be,” DeRosa told theScore about becoming an analyst. “I was grinding to play and stay on rosters. ...

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Report: Pistons to interview TNT analyst Kenny Smith for head coach opening

The Detroit Pistons are planning to interview current TNT and “Inside The NBA” analyst Kenny Smith for their head coaching vacancy, according to Shams Charania of Yahoo Sports. Detroit had also reportedly discussed the position with Smith prior to the draft combine, according <a href="… NBA | theScore

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