YouTube Plays Hardball With ESPN For Ad-Free Service
If you're a major partner who can't or won't agree to be a part of YouTube Red, then you're also not going to be on YouTube — that means you, ESPN.By Jamal Andress | October 27, 2015
The 3 million sports fans subscribed to ESPN's various YouTube channels are officially in the dark.
Tuesday, all content was wiped clean from all of ESPN's YouTube channels. The drastic move by the worldwide sports leader started last week and seemingly wrapped up on the eve of the YouTube Red launch.