October 19, 2021

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Programming Dedicated to the NBA | ESPN removes Rachel Nichols from broadcast waves

Programming Dedicated to the NBA |  ESPN removes Rachel Nichols from broadcast waves

(Los Angeles) ESPN Rachel Nicholas ends show The jump, In addition to removing the host from its NBA programming.


Joe Reedy
Associated Press

David Roberts, head of NBA programming last week, said in a statement that “this is a mutual agreement, in the interests of all parties.” ”

Nicholas wrote on Twitter, “I created a show and for five years I rubbed my shoulders with my loved ones, talking about something I loved. A big thank you forever to our amazing producers and technical team members.

The jump Didn’t want to continue, but we had a lot of fun. To continue, ”she concluded.

ESPN will feature a new daily presentation dedicated to the NBA.

Nicholas has had a place of choice with “The Jump” on ESPN since 2016, but has specifically intervened near the field.

In July, Nicholas was controversial over comments he made on his former colleague Maria Taylor, who then went on to NBC.

During the NBA Finals, ESPN once played Malika Andrews in the role played by Nicholas.