1. He’s Back

    Olbermann Returns to TV

    CORRECTS DATE OF PHOTO TO MAY 3, 2007 - FILE - In this May 3, 2007 file photo, Keith Olbermann poses at the Ronald Reagan Library in Simi Valley, Calif.   Olbermann and Current TV say they've settled their dispute nearly a year after Olbermann was fired by the network and responded with a $50 million lawsuit. Both parties say in a Wednesday, March 13, 2013 statement that the terms of the settlement are confidential. Olbermann was fired last March as a host and executive at the left-leaning cable talk network.  (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill, File)

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    After a nasty legal battle with his former employer, Current TV, Keith Olberman is getting back to his roots: sports coverage. According to The Hollywood Reporter, the former MSNBC and Current anchor will be heading up TBS’s coverage of the baseball playoffs this October. Olbermann, who is a huge baseball fan with an almost encyclopedic knowledge of the game, began his career covering sports for CNN in 1981 and later became one of ESPN’s first SportsCenter anchors. His latest gig will have him covering basball with Dennis Eckersley in Atlanta. Olberman has proven to be a difficult employee, sparring with his bosses at Current, MSNBC, ESPN, and Fox Sports Network.

    Read it at The Hollywood Reporter