07:47 AM - June 19, 2007 by Steve_OS
GamesIndustry has the story.
"ESPN.com has entered the growing market for casual games by offering over 40 titles for free, covering racing, sports, card and puzzle genres.
All titles will be free online and supported by advertising, with the ESPN branding taking over developer Skyworks' popular Rcade.com site.
"Gaming is an important and fast-growing part of a fan's connection to sports," commented Raphael Poplock, VP of gaming at ESPN."