It was announced today that Mike Tirico, who has been with ESPN since 1991, is joining NBC Sports.
Tirico will remain with ESPN through the end of June. He is currently working ESPN and ABC Sports’ NBA Playoff games. Next month he will host studio coverage of the UEFA European Football Championship 2016 in France before joining NBC.
ESPN statement from John Wildhack, ESPN Executive Vice President, Programming and Production:
“During his 25 years with the company, Mike has made tremendous contributions to ESPN across the variety of sports and properties he has touched; even more important, he has developed lasting friendships with his on-air colleagues and so many ESPN employees behind the camera. We thank Mike for all he’s done for ESPN and we wish him the best in this new chapter of his career.”