ESPN Clips Vanish From YouTube Due to Rights, Legal Issues

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  • Disappearance is tied to video service's new paid subcription
  • While Disney has deal with Google unit, ESPN isn't signed up

Production staff view screens in an ESPN operation room on day 9 of the Wimbledon Lawn Tennis Championships at the All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club on July 8, 2015 in London.

Photographer: Carl Court/Getty Images

Official ESPN clips are disappearing from Google Inc.’s YouTube because of rights issues related to the video service’s new paid subscription YouTube Red.

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