ESPN: Hey Olbermann… YOU’RE FIRED!!!

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Christian Datoc Audience Development Manager

ESPN has cut ties with Keith Olbermann… again.

According to The Hollywood Reporter, ESPN declined to extend Olbermann’s current contract — which expires at the end of July — after he declined to move his show from its current Times Square locale to the network’s headquarters in Bristol, CT.

Olbermann previously worked for ESPN from 1992-1997 before leaving and spent time working for Fox Sports and NBC before returning to ESPN in 2013. By not renewing Olbermann’s deal, ESPN will reportedly save upwards of $40 million.

[h/t: The Hollywood Reporter]

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