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Good news for ESPN, baby. This personality is staying at a network reeling from big-name departures

ESPN, reeling from a number of big-name departures, gave fans some good news.

The network is apparently making it a tradition to give Dick Vitale extensions for his birthday as that’s exactly what they did last year to get him through the 2017-18 season. 240 more words

College Basketball

ESPN extends Dick Vitale's contract through 2019

In 2014, Dick Vitale told For The Win he planned to retire when “the man upstairs makes that decision.”

It was never clear if he was talking about a higher power or just an ESPN executive, but either way it appears that time has not come. 168 more words

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James Earl Jones Mess-up

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James Earl Jones goofs while recites “The Star-Spangled Banner” accompanied by the Morgan State Choir prior to the All-Star Game in Baltimore. Drew and Mike interview JEJ via Skycrib on July 14, 1993 about the incident. 21 more words

Drew And Mike

Dick Vitale Is Giving His All In Fight For Research Money

JIM O’CONNELL, AP Basketball Writer

If you’re a college basketball fan imagine how much fun it would be to exchange text messages with Dick Vitale. 729 more words

Sports

Dick Vitale is Giving His All in Fight for Research Money

If you’re a college basketball fan imagine how much fun it would be to exchange text messages with Dick Vitale.

Yes, the man who was a big part of the sport’s success in the last few decades sends texts and sends plenty of them. 706 more words

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Justin Timberlake couldn't be more excited at Dick Vitale calling him a 'prime-time player'

When Dick Vitale isn’t excitedly calling NCAA basketball games, he attends concerts and tweets about them.

The latest: He wants to see Justin Timberlake live and added it was on his bucket list: 184 more words

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