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ESPN chief Skipper resigns, cites substance abuse problem

NEW YORK / December 18, 2017 (AP)(STL.NEWS) — John Skipper, president of the sprawling ESPN sports network, said Monday that he is resigning to treat a substance abuse problem. Skipper’s sudden announcement will force the Walt Disney Co.-owned network to search for new leadership at a time of retrenchment, with the company losing subscribers due … Continue reading ESPN chief Skipper resigns, cites substance abuse problem