ESPN anchor Neil Everett is joining Portland Trail Blazers broadcasts on a part-time basis.
The Blazers announced the news on Monday, also posting an interview with Everett. The interview notes that he’ll continue to host his late night edition of SportsCenter, which seemed like a given since he just got a new contract this summer.
Everett revealed that the new contract lets him work less, opening up more time roles like his new one with Portland.
My contract was coming up at ESPN and I was hoping to work a little less just because of the hours — I’m a little old for going to bed at one or two in the morning that many days a week. So that worked out contractually, it worked out that I was going to be able to work less and I asked them. I talked to