Saturday, July 31 2:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
NABJ SPORTS TASK FORCE PRESENTS... ”THE DECISION”
Location: Del Mar AB, Manchester Grand Hyatt San Diego
Now that LeBron James has decided to take his “talents to South Beach”, sports journalists examine teachable moments on the 24-hour news coverage of James’ free agency, journalism’s role and ethical concerns of ESPN’s broadcast of his announcement.
Moderator: Michael Eaves, Anchor/Reporter
Chris Broussard --
Miami Heat reporter, --
Debra Simmons -- Managing Editor, Cleveland Plain Dealer
Marc Spears -- National NBA Reporter,
J.A. Adande -- National NBA Reporter, ESPN.com