Bill Simmons has bashed ESPN on numerous occasions since the network decided to not renew his contract, and his former boss is finally firing back.
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Stephen Curry’s latest shoe from Under Armour was released earlier this week and was roundly criticized on social media.
Bill Simmons took some more shots at ESPN in an interview that was published this week, and he made one remark that seemed particularly harsh.
From the moment it was revealed that ESPN would not be renewing his contract, Bill Simmons was courted by just about every media network and major internet venture out there.
Bill Simmons discussed the surprising and sudden shutdown of his project website Grantland during his latest podcast, which was posted on Wednesday night.
ESPN announced on Friday that the plug is being pulled on Grantland, and it didn’t take long for Bill Simmons to share his opinion on the decision.
Bill Simmons believes the NFL had a role in his departure from ESPN because of all of his criticism of Roger Goodell.
ESPN, and Grantland in particular, are still feeling the aftershocks of Bill Simmons’s departure. Now, several of Grantland’s staffers are leaving to join up with their old boss.