But the news broke sooner than expected.
The New York Times‘ Bill Carter and Brian Stelter wrote today that Olbermann will be going to Current TV.
Carter and Stelter wrote that Olbermann and his representatives would not deny the story and an anonymous source told them that the former MSNBC host would have an equity stake in Current TV.
Current TV has prepared a presentation for Wednesday morning in New York City to announce the channel’s future plans.
We’ll be listening to the conference call tomorrow and will update with the details.