Changes to the 6 p.m. ET SportsCenter

Statement from Norby Williamson, ESPN Executive Vice President and Executive Editor, Studio Production

“Michael Smith will be leaving the 6 p.m. ET SportsCenter after tonight’s edition. Michael is a talented commentator and we greatly appreciate and value his contributions and creativity. We are in the process of discussing with him potential next ESPN assignments.

“Permanent anchors for the 6 p.m. SportsCenter will be determined and announced at a later date. In the interim, the program will be hosted by a variety of anchors from the SportsCenter team.”

 

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