Inside TV's Dwyane Wade fight: ESPN studio concerns, TNT's life after Barkley

New York Post
Inside TV's Dwyane Wade fight: ESPN studio concerns, TNT's life after Barkley
Inside TV's Dwyane Wade fight: ESPN studio concerns, TNT's life after Barkley

Dwyane Wade is the biggest free agent in NBA broadcasting, and he could be the top target for a potential ABC/ESPN “NBA Countdown” shakeup. What is already certain is both ESPN and TNT are courting Wade, sources have told The Post. The two networks are preparing pitches for the just-retired Wade to be a studio analyst later in the current playoffs. Wade has worked ABC/ESPN's playoff coverage in the past, but it is not clear yet if he would want to be a full-time analyst in his post-playing career. ABC/ESPN could make over its prime-time pregame show, “NBA Countdown,” for next year or just do some small revisions. There are factions in Bristol not enamored with the program's host, Michelle Beadle,

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