The New Kid in the ESPN
family of brand names, after Disney
's purchase of New York
's Classic Sports Network. Lots of nostalgia
filler, and now a place to squeeze more revenue
out of the vast ABC
/ESPN archives and talent pool. Eminence Grise Dick Schaap has great interview
s with his fellow eminences.
Some have said that showing reruns of old sporting events removes our rose coloured glasses; I say modern athletes are better, but the Old Days produced better players.