Alex Reimer Blogs

ESPN's new president reportedly wants to shift away from politics

ESPN’s new president James Pitaro has several problematic areas to address . One of them reportedly is his desire to shift the network’s programming away from politics and back to news and highlights. The Wall Street Journal’s Shalini Ramachandran wrote an extensive feature story on ESPN’s... Read More
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Ratings for Celtics-Cavs are soaring, despite awful games

Through five games, the average margin of victory in the Eastern Conference Finals has been 18 points. Yet ratings are soaring. The Celtics-Cavaliers matchup is ESPN’s highest-rated conference finals in six years, the network announced Thursday. Even Game 5, a 13-point Celtics win that was never in... Read More

Sore loser Joel Embiid disses Aron Baynes on Twitter

It only took five games for the Celtics to best the favorited Sixers in the Eastern Conference Semifinals. But that didn’t stop Philadelphia big man Joel Embiid from dissing the Celtics center Aron Baynes during Boston's Game 4 loss to the Cavaliers Monday. Baynes, who had an impressive showing... Read More