ESPN Hides Story About Insane Knicks Owner Daring Politicians to Ban Booze at MSG
James Dolan takes on the world, ESPN pretends it's not happening
Here’s a less than comprehensive list of major publications that are now covering Knicks and Rangers owner James Dolan’s bizarre war with New York politicians over his facial recognition-enforced enemies list:
The Daily Mail out in England
And, of course, House of Strauss Substack
Seems like a pretty big story, large enough to cross that boundary between sports and general news.
Additionally, here’s a less than comprehensive list of major publications not covering James Dolan’s bizarre fight, as of 10 A.M. PST on a Friday:
Well isn’t that interesting. Once again, HoS Substack finds itself covering the big dog that didn’t bark and giving an explanation as to its silence. Here we go.
Back when I wrote about ESPN’s coverage (or lack thereof) of the Ime Udoka workplace sexual misconduct scandal, the top comment on my story from a reader was this:
It's unbelievable how one reporter's agency connection is the lens through which the main media partner of a league covers an entire sport.
Unbelievable, but at this point, pretty difficult to deny. We will get into the mounting evidence.