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Donald Trump’s campaign is considering reserving one in every of Cleveland’s large sports activities venues for his acceptance speech in July, two GOP sources familiar with the planning of the upcoming GOP conference say. I’ve never been a lot of a fan of that method for apparent reasons, having once been a sports producer (Time Warner’s NY-1) and sports columnist and pundit (, ) before leaping into media, political, entertainment, and political media entertainment commentary here.

My bosses are extraordinarily accommodating — John Skipper with ESPN, James Goldston with ABC News, Jeff Zucker and his predecessor Jim Walton at CNN — and readers and viewers believe in me. Plus I’m lucky that my husband (Steve Huesing) is a busy exec and supportive of my career.

I additionally haven’t got mother or father teacher conferences or youth soccer to stability because my son is in college (Granderson and his now-ex-wife have been married when he was 21 and divorced at 25). Even after being with CNN for seven years, I still must catch myself from taking things so personally.

Once Mariano Rivera retires, no different player will probably be allowed to put on #42 (Rivera had #forty two earlier than MLB began Jackie Robinson day in 2004). The most notable — at the moment on hiatus — is Keith Olbermann: A sports (and especially baseball history) aficionado who also happened to be MSNBC’s top-rated political host for many years before returning to ESPN.

Two 100-meter competitors overwhelmed with their victory and the anguish of an injured soccer player. Ward will contribute to CNN Digital and is anticipated to contribute to occasion specials, including events on CNN International. Sports pictures on SJA website courtesy of Getty Images, Stuart Robinson, Leo Mason and Nigel Farrow. If you’re a sports guy, persist with fields, courts, programs and rinks… as a result of you may’t probably have any depth beyond that. As a logger for CNN Sports, I am lucky to work with guys who didn’t take my sports information for a joke. Support and develop CNN Digital’s social technique for sport to make sure content is amplified on social media and CNN engages with its viewers and other companions on and beyond.