Jun 30, 2023
Sage Steele is one of the highest-paid employees at ESPN, a network undergoing another round of mandated cuts to on-air talent.
However, the “SportsCenter” anchor’s lawsuit against ESPN and Disney could put her multiyear deal off limits during the ongoing cost-saving measures.
“There’s always the potential to add a new claim for retaliation,” employment law attorney Hillary Lynch told Front Office Sports. “It could be seen as a continuing violation of what she’s already asserted.”
Source: Front Office Sports