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ESPN Removes Rachel Nichols From NBA Coverage, She Addresses Cancellation Of Her Show ‘The Jump’

“The Jump was never built to last forever,” Rachel Nichols tweeted after ESPN reportedly canceled the show and removed her from NBA programming


ESPN has reportedly canceled Rachel Nichols’ daytime show, The Jump, and is removing her from the network’s NBA programming.

“We mutually agreed that this approach regarding our NBA coverage was best for all concerned. Rachel is an excellent reporter, host and journalist, and we thank her for her many contributions to our NBA content,” David Roberts, senior vice president of production, said in a statement obtained by Sports Business Journal, which was first to report the news.

Nichols addressed the cancellation of her show on Twitter Wednesday, writing: “The Jump was never built to last forever but it sure was fun.”

ESPN did not immediately respond to PEOPLE’s request for comment.

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