Originally posted on Awful Announcing  |  Last updated 3/22/13
Remember that crazy story from earlier this week where two basketball analysts in Chicago got in a fight after debating a topic on air?  That crazy story was just given a major dose of reality.  After taking a swing at colleague Tim Doyle, CSN Chicago basketball analyst Kendall Gill was fired by the station today.  CSN's Gail Fischer tweeted the news and CBS Chicago has reported it as well. Gill was initially suspended after the fight while the network underwent an investigation.  Gill was upset after Doyle criticized his analysis regarding a controversial ending in a Bulls game earlier this week.  The argument then became physical with Gill reportedly throwing a punch at Doyle and blood being drawn. With the proliferation of debating on sports television, it's honestly a surprise that something like this hasn't happened sooner.  On the bright side for Gill, he could always go back to that boxing career.

This article first appeared on Awful Announcing and was syndicated with permission.

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