Why did Sports Night get Cancelled? Sports Night struggled to find an audience and ABC cancelled it after two seasons. Although it had the opportunity to move to several different networks, including HBO, Showtime and USA, Sorkin decided to let the show pass so that he could focus on The West Wing.
Who played Rebecca on Sports Night? Rebecca Wells is a recurring character in the first and second seasons of Sports Night. She is played by guest star Teri Polo and debuts in “Rebecca”. She is an analyst for CSC. She dates Dan Rydell.
Who played Gordon on Sports Night? Ted McGinley is an American actor. He plays Gordon in the ABC series Sports Night. He guest stars in the first season.
Did Aaron Sorkin write Sports Night? Upon the film’s release, Sorkin’s Hollywood career exploded. He eventually turned to TV and created Sports Night. The TV series was a critical hit.