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ARTHUR ASHE RUMORS & GOSSIP

U.S. Army Soldier Comes to the Defense of Caitlyn Jenner

People are still upset about Caitlyn Jenner winning the Arthur Ashe Award for Courage. Some people have resulted to calling her harmful names,...
Via Athlon Sports
17 days ago  |  Discuss

Caitlyn Jenner's reps demanded she be the recipient of the Arthur Ashe Courage Award at the ESPYs

Daily Mail reports:Caitlyn Jenner's reps 'demanded ESPYs award in exchange for PR plugs and Diane Sawyer interview'Caitlyn Jenner's representatives asked ESPN that she be the recipient of the Arthur Ashe Courage Award at the ESPYsThey offered PR plugs on Jenner's upcoming reality show 'I am Cait' ESPN executives loved the ideaTalks hit a stumbling block and Jenner's team threatened...
Via Bob's Blitz
19 days ago  |  Discuss

Howard Eskin calls ESPY’s with Caitlyn Jenner a “freak” show

Philadelphia sportscaster Howard Eskin is known for trolling fans not just in his native Delaware Valley, but also across the country. Shortly after the Arthur Ashe Award for courage was handed to Caitlyn Jenner, Eskin put out the following tweets, first putting her original name in quotes, then using the term “freak” to describe her: Insulting that #espn selects "Bruce" Jenner...
Via Awful Announcing
19 days ago  |  Discuss

Did Caitlyn Jenner negotiate ESPY award in exchange for PR plugs?

Caitlyn Jenner, formerly known as Bruce Jenner, received the Arthur Ashe Courage Award at the ESPYs on Wednesday night. Jenner’s lifelong struggle was highlighted in an inspirational video montage before she received the award, but some are questioning her intentions. Earlier this week, Radar Online reported that Jenner’s reps pitched the idea of the Olympic...Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
19 days ago  |  Discuss

Caitlyn Jenner Accepts Arthur Ashe Courage Award at the ESPYs

Caitlyn Jenner was the most talked about person attending the ESPYs even before we knew the exact details of the event.  Jenner was there...
Via Athlon Sports
19 days ago  |  Discuss

ESPYs producers explain Caitlyn Jenner decision

When ESPN announced that it was awarding the Arthur Ashe Courage Award to Caitlyn Jenner at this year’s ESPY’s, it stirred up quite the controversy. While many agreed Jenner was deserving of the award, there was a whole other camp who believed there were more deserving candidates and that ESPN was just doing this as a ratings ploy. SI.com’s Richard Deitsch recently interviewed...
Via Awful Announcing
21 days ago  |  Discuss

ESPN Defends Giving Caitlyn Jenner Arthur Ashe Award

Ever since Caitlyn Jenner was announced as the recipient of the Arthur Ashe Award for Courage by ESPN, there has been plenty of public outcry about...
Via Athlon Sports
June 03, 2015  |  Discuss

Lauren Hill should be Arthur Ashe Award winner

I open this post under the assumption we are still capable of intelligent discourse in this country. Which means I have probably already gone too far. But I’ll still continue. First: I have no issue with Bruce Jenner becoming Caitlyn Jenner. Do I understand it? No. It’s not a process which my brain can wrap itself around. Differences in human sexuality are something I can comprehend...
Via Rumors and Rants
June 03, 2015  |  Discuss

People Don't Want Caitlyn Jenner to Win the Arthur Ashe Courage Award

Caitlyn Jenner formally introduced herself, and it caused the internet to explode. The whole Twitter-verse was consumed with talking about the...
Via Athlon Sports
June 02, 2015  |  Discuss

Caitlyn Jenner To Receive Arthur Ashe Courage Award At ESPY’s

Caitlyn Jenner, formerly known as Bruce Jenner, will receive the 2015 Arthur Ashe Courage Award at July’s ESPY Awards. The award is presented annually to individuals whose contributions transcend sports. ESPN’s Jim Miller was the first to report the announcement, and the worldwide leader quickly confirmed. “Almost 40 years ago, Bruce Jenner’s Olympic success came as a result...
Via NESN.com
June 01, 2015  |  Discuss
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