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David M. Ring
Sportscaster Sues ESPN for Wrongful Termination
Doug Adler used the term “guerrilla” to describe Venus Williams during the Australian Open. Some thought he said “gorilla.” The network fired him when it should have defended him.
Los Angeles, Calif. – Doug Adler, the tennis analyst fired by ESPN last month after his description of Venus Williams’ “guerrilla” style of play during the Australian Open was misinterpreted by some critics, sued the network today for wrongful termination. (more…)