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Stephen A. Smith: Bill Belichick Haters Should ‘Shut The Hell Up’ (Video)

Stephen A. Smith has no time for Bill Belichick criticism. Sure, Belichick made some questionable decisions this season, including a few during the New England Patriots’ AFC Championship Game loss to the Denver Broncos. The Patriots head coach is an NFL legend, however, and blaming him for New England’s downfall is ridiculous to Smith. “The only people that were consistent...
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Kevin Durant and Russell Westbrook to the Los Angeles Lakers?

The Los Angeles Lakers and its fans are ready for something new. The struggles of leaning on their aging superstar is finally coming to a close and a bright future can be seen on the horizon. Following Kobe Bryant’s departure, the Lakers are going to look like a totally different team than what people are used to seeing. The rebuilding process has already begun by obtaining promising...
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Stephen A. Smith: Lakers Led To Believe Durant, Westbrook Could Join Team

Stephen A. Smith of ESPN again spoke about the possibility of Kevin Durant signing with the Los Angeles Lakers. "Keep in mind this, one of the biggest reasons I'm told, that Kevin Durant may have the Lakers at the top of his list, is because the Lakers have been led to believe, by whom specifically I do not know, but the Lakers have been led to believe that it is a very good chance...
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6 days ago  |  Discuss

Video: Stephen A. Smith and Skip Bayless go to war over Pats o-line coach firing

ESPN’s Skip Bayless and Stephen A. Smith really turned up the decibel levels as they discussed the firing of New England Patriots offensive line coach Dave DeGuglielmo a day after quarterback Tom Brady was utterly destroyed for 60 minutes on Sunday. On one side, we have Bayless, who doesn’t think the firing was warranted given the amount injuries to the offensive line, and...
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11 days ago  |  Discuss

Skip Bayless, Stephen A. Smith Have Heated Exchange Over Patriots (Video)

Skip Bayless and Stephen A. Smith had yet another raucous exchange Tuesday on ESPN’s “First Take,” and this time it was over the New England Patriots. Just a day after the Patriots’ offensive line struggled mightily in the team’s 20-18 loss to the Denver Broncos in the AFC Championship Game, New England fired OL coach Dave DeGuglielmo. And Bayless wasn’t a big fan...
11 days ago  |  Discuss

What would happen to First Take if Skip Bayless ever left ESPN?

First Take is one of the worst shows on the ESPN family of networks. It is also one of the most profitable. The show’s complicated standing has – quite frankly – turned Stephen A. Smith into one of the most powerful names at the Worldwide Leader, with an impressive salary to boot. Its other host, Skip Bayless, will be negotiating for a new contract this year and could end up...
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27 days ago  |  Discuss

This Stephen A. Smith tweet is troubling for ESPN

From his original comments about Ray Rice, to his personal PR work for Floyd Mayweather, to now being maybe the lone voice defending Greg Hardy, Stephen A. Smith really enjoys planting his flag in some lonely places. And in the most recent example, he’s also doing some typical Stephen A. Smith things along the way.  Like trying to deflect the blame away from Hardy by invoking...
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28 days ago  |  Discuss

Stephen A. Smith brings back the Chip Kelly racist narrative

The moment the Philadelphia Eagles announced on Tuesday that Chip Kelly had been fired, you knew it was a matter of time before the talk of the third-year head coach being a racist resurfaced. Appearing on Mike and Mike Wednesday morning, ESPN’s Stephen A. Smith told a classic Stephen A. Smith story about a time he was “stopped on the street” by some Eagles players who came...
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December 30, 2015  |  Discuss

Apocalypse Now: Stephen A. Smith is anchoring SportsCenter tonight

FYI….FYI…..I am HOSTING @SportsCenter at 6pm tomorrow night (Friday) at 6pm ALL BY MYSELF. For better or worse BUCKLE UP. Here I Come!!! — Stephen A Smith (@stephenasmith) November 5, 2015 You know that feeling of absolute fright and terror that can only come when your life flashes before your eyes?  That’s what happens when I accidentally bump into Stephen A. Smith on...
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November 06, 2015  |  Discuss

Kevin Durant calls Lakers free agency rumors a lie

The impending free agency of Kevin Durant took an intriguing turn when ESPN’s Stephen A. Smith said the Oklahoma City Thunder superstar considers the Los Angeles Lakers a top destination. However, according to Anthony Slater of The Oklahoman, Durant said the rumors Smith shared are a lie. Kevin Durant on the Lakers rumors: "I don't talk to Stephen A Smith at all. No one in...
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October 02, 2015  |  Discuss

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