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Could Sage Steele’s Lawsuit Spare Anchor From ESPN Cutbacks?

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

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