ESPN’s FiveThirtyEight: We won’t go the way of Grantland

by Ricardo Bilton
When ESPN turned out the lights on Grantland last fall, one of the big questions was how long it would be until FiveThirtyEight, Nate Silver’s data journalism outfit, followed Grantland out the door. After all, the metrics-focused site was just as much of an odd fit within the sports media empire. But, two years after its launch, FiveThirtyEight is growing both its traffic and ...Read the full article

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