Originally posted on FatManWriting  |  Last updated 3/17/13
I am now a fan of Bill Walton the announcer (already had mad respect for the basketball player). The man is clearly making fun of the very network that he works for. He did it first the other night with his Ray Lewis and Bill Simmons comments. This time he was a little more overt: With his Lewis/Simmons comments he was sly about it. This time it became the subject of conversation between him and his broadcast partner! I can't imagine ESPN not responding to this. Once again he is thumbing his nose at the network and its decision making of late. The only thing that may save him from a suspension of any kind would be that he never directly insulted anyone. All of his comments were technically in favor of the controversial show even though he was clearly being sarcastic. However, if I put my conspiracy hat on I can imagine a scenario where ESPN is doing stuff like this (allowing  Bill Walton to act a fool) on purpose. These days people pay attention to controversy more t...
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