Our sources say ABC offered Josh between and million to stay, but he chose NBC despite the fact that they offered him just over million.We're told Josh was at the point of no return when Robin Roberts signed a million a year contract to anchor GMA. VP of ABC News James Goldston confronted Amy Robach -- Josh's replacement on GMA -- and called her "toxic" because she created tension on the set.He felt slighted by the ABC offer and just wanted out. As one source put it, "He's definitely an abrasive guy." Another source says, "People hated him. Indeed, we're told Amy and Lara Spencer "hate" each other and can't hide their contempt.Another source says Robin Roberts hasn't helped matters -- one person saying she acts like a "diva" on the set. our network sources say NBC did NOT promise Josh any role on "Today," but we're told there's no doubt he's got to the top of the heap as the likely successor to Matt Lauer. it's just like grade school, only all the students are really rich.
ABC denies that Elliot is returning to “GMA,” as does Elliott’s rep. We’re all good.” “Josh is under contract with NBC Sports, and the claim that either he or his agents have had any negotiations with NBC about leaving or with ABC about returning is categorically false,” said Elliott’s publicist Matt Hiltzik, adding that his client hadn’t met with the president of Disney/ABC Television Group. She underwent a bone marrow transplant in 2012 and returned to in 2013.“I was being given life, and there they were,” she said. Roberts began her career in 1983 as a sports reporter for a local TV station in Hattiesburg, Mississippi. In 1995, she also began working as a contributor to ABC’s Three years ago, Roberts inspired millions of fans with her courageous battle against MDS, or myelodysplastic syndrome, a disease of the blood and bone marrow.“People call them colleagues, and I’m like, ‘Colleagues don’t come to your room when you’re about to be reborn.These are the people that you love, who are close to you.’ They’re family to me.”Launch the gallery to read some of Roberts’s most inspiring words of wisdom about joy, healing and living in the moment.