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  • Stephen A. Smith Blasts #BlackLivesMatter, Defends Martin O’Malley

    Jul 22, 15 by Ny MaGee 1 Comment

    *On Tuesday, outspoken sports commentator, Stephen A. Smith, defended presidential candidates Hilary Clinton and Martin O’Malley over comments they made before a Black audience that some consider dismissive toward the #BlackLivesMatter movement. “I think that all of us as Americans have a responsibility to recognize the pain and grief throughout our country from all of […]

  • Go ‘Head Sista! Cari Champion Transitions to ‘SportsCenter’ Anchor

    Jun 22, 15 by Qwest7 1 Comment

    *The dream is now a reality for ESPN2’s Cari Champion. After two and half years as co-host of the network’s “First Take,” Champion has graduated to ESPN’s “SportsCenter” as its newest anchor. Champion is expected to work on morning segments of the broadcast starting in mid-July. Among the segments are a series of upcoming “interactions” […]

  • Laila Ali on Floyd Mayweather: ‘I See A Little Boy’ (Watch)

    May 6, 15 by Qwest7 8 Comments

    *Boxing is a competitive sport. No question. And nobody knows this better than Floyd Mayweather, Jr., who remained undefeated after beating Manny Pacquiao last weekend during what was hyped as the fight of the century. Yet, the champ seemed to raise an eyebrow or two with telling Stephen A. Smith that he is better than the […]

  • Stephen A. Smith Calls for His & Mayweather Critics to ‘Grow Up’

    Apr 28, 15 by Qwest7 Leave a comment

    *As the big fight between Floyd Mayweather, Jr. and Manny Pacquiao draws closer, count ESPN’s Stephen A. Smith among those rooting for Mayweather. So much so that nowadays Smith is being labeled as Mayweather’s hype man. The critics have rained down on Smith, but he refuses to throw in the towel. In his eyes, everyone […]

  • Floyd Mayweather Believes He’s A Better Fighter Than Ali (Watch)

    Apr 21, 15 by Deron Dalton 7 Comments

    *No one believes in Floyd Mayweather‘s abilities more than he, himself does. He told ESPN‘s Stephen A. Smith he’s better boxer than Muhammad Ali and Sugar Ray Leonard. “No one can ever brainwash me to make me believe that Sugar Ray [Leonard] and Muhammad Ali was better than me,” he said. “No one could ever brainwash me […]

  • Now of All Things! A Black Sports Jock-Pundit (Stephen A. Smith) Peddling the GOP

    Mar 24, 15 by EurPublisher 3 Comments

    *ESPN host Stephen A. Smith has gotten quite a reputation for being a controversial tell-it-like-he-sees-it guy. That’s fine in sports punditry. He’s an ex-jock, and in that world pretty much any inanity will fly. But when Smith pursed his lips and ventured outside sportsdom to quip that blacks should vote GOP at least one election […]