After Erin Andrews departed ESPN last year, reporter, Rachel Nichols became one of the strongest female reporters that the Sports network had on the air.
Now, Rachel has ended her tenure with ESPN and his heading to CNN. In Rachel’s new deal, she will also contribute to Turner Sports coverage on TNT and TBS, which includes the NBA and Major League Baseball. Rachel has spent a lot of time covering the Los Angeles Lakers during her time on ESPN.
Nichols will also cover major sports events like the Olympics for CNN; her first assignment will be the Feb. 3 Super Bowl in New Orleans, which will be broadcast on CBS.