What did Rachel Nichols say about Taylor?
“I wish Maria Taylor all the success in the world — she covers football, she covers basketball,” Nichols said in one video clip obtained by The New York Times. Atlanta Journal ConstitutionESPN host out for NBA Finals after suggesting colleague got job because she’s Black
Did ESPN fire Rachel Nichols?
ESPN has replaced Rachel Nichols as its sideline reporter for the NBA finals following a report detailing critical comments she made about Black colleague Maria Taylor. theguardian.comESPN takes Rachel Nichols off NBA finals duty after leaked comments
What did Nichols say about Maria Taylor?
“I wish Maria Taylor all the success in the world — she covers football, she covers basketball,” Nichols said. “If you need to give her more things to do because you are feeling pressure about your crappy longtime record on diversity — which, by the way, I know personally from the female side of it — like, go for it. DeadlineESPN Sets Maria Taylor To Host NBA Finals Coverage, Removes Rachel Nichols As Sideline Reporter
Why did Rachel Nichols apologize to Maria Taylor?
Nichols apologized Monday for comments she made in a leaked phone call suggesting that Taylor, who is Black, was picked to host last year's finals because the network was under pressure to address its "crappy longtime record on diversity." NBC NewsESPN's Rachel Nichols won't be NBA Finals sideline reporter after Maria Taylor comments