Stephen A. Smith and Malika Andrews have heated argument about Ime Udoka

Stephen A. Smith doing a live ESPN segment at Wells Fargo Center (Photo by Derrel Jazz Johnson for Steed Media Service)

Tensions got heated quickly on the set of ESPN’s “First Take” as Stephen A. Smith and basketball reporter Malika Andrews debated Ime Udoka’s inappropriate sexual relationship with a team employee. Udoka, the Boston Celtics head coach, has been suspended for the entire upcoming 2022-23 NBA season and administered a severe financial penalty for engaging in […]

NBA’s Pat Beverley ‘disrespected’ Chris Paul after his crushing loss (video)

NBA journeyman Patrick Beverley put point guard Chris Paul on full furnace blast the morning after Paul’s Phoenix Suns suffered a crushing and humiliating defeat to the Dallas Mavericks on Sunday, May 15, 2022. Beverley, nicknamed “Pat Bev,” excoriated Paul on the heels of his Suns’ historic Game 7 collapse in the Western Conference semifinals, […]

NYU alumna Jenn Shaw directs heartfelt commercial for all-new Hyundai IONIQ 5

Jenn Shaw was raised in Lexington, Kentucky and is now a filmmaker based in New York. Shaw graduated from NYU’s Tisch School of the Arts and went on to establish her career as a director and writer with a vision for crafting new-age, sports-related stories. Shaw is excited about her new path in painting the […]

Sage Steele suing ESPN for allegedly violating her freedom of speech

Longtime ESPN anchor Sage Steele has reportedly filed a lawsuit against her current employer, claiming that the sports behemoth has violated her Constitutional right to freedom of speech. Steele alleges that she was punished for controversial remarks she made on former NFL player Jay Cutler’s podcast, “Uncut With Jay Cutler,” where she questioned why former […]

CNN’s newest star, Cari Champion, shows power of perseverance every day

Cari Champion is living out her dream. “I visualized myself working at CNN,” Champion said at Essence’s Black Women in Sports event in Inglewood, California. “I was a kid. I can tell you, I was standing there in front of the White House with a suit on, and I was going to report the news […]

New Orleans clowns Zion Williamson at Mardi Gras celebration (video)

New Orleans and NBA fans have not been kind to Zion Williamson this season as he’s been dealing with a foot injury that has kept him sidelined. New Orleans has been celebrating Mardi Gras, and on Feb. 26, a video of fans poking fun at Williamson during a parade surfaced. The video shows a float […]

Stephen A. Smith unloads epic rant after Knicks blow 28-point lead (video)

Stephen A. Smith went completely nuclear on ESPN after his New York Knicks blew a 28-point lead to lose yet again in an NBA game against their rival Brooklyn Nets on Wednesday evening, Feb. 16, 2022. Smith, the host of the “First Take” show, had a conniption as he screamed for an entire minute that […]

Spike Lee to produce documentary on Colin Kaepernick

Spike Lee and Colin Kaepernick was a very conspicuous pairing courtside at the New York Knick’s game at Madison Square Garden, particularly with Kaep’s immaculate mushroom-shaped Afro. Even though the Knicks lost the game — again — against the Memphis Grizzlies on Wednesday, Feb. 2, 2022, Lee and Kaep are winning as their appearance represents […]

Vaccinated Stephen A. Smith nearly died from COVID-19 (videos)

ESPN’s marquee star, Stephen A. Smith, nearly died from the novel coronavirus — and he said he was fully vaccinated and even got the booster shot, to boot. Smith, the star of the sports network’s enormously popular daytime show “First Take,” took a moment from savaging the Dallas Cowboys momentarily to recap his personal horror with […]

ESPN’s Stephen A. Smith tests positive for COVID-19

ESPN’s franchise star Stephen A. Smith has been out for the past several days after contracting the novel coronavirus. Smith, the undisputed leader of the network’s morning talk show “First Take,” made the announcement on the program on Tuesday, Dec. 21, 2021. He told the audience that he is suffering mild symptoms and his voice […]

Jalen Rose files for divorce from ESPN host Molly Qerim

ESPN‘s power couple appears to be no longer. Former NBA player and current analyst Jalen Rose has filed for divorce from “First Take” host Molly Qerim, TMZ Sports reports. “We both agree remaining friends and colleagues is the best course of action for our relationship moving forward,” Rose said in a statement, according to the […]

Lisa Salters makes ‘Monday Night Football’ history as longest-tenured reporter

The longest-tenured sideline reporter in the history of “Monday Night Football” is a Black woman. With over 150 assignments and now in her 10th season under the primetime spotlight, Lisa Salters has taken the title on the NFL’s prestigious program, now in its 51st year. “When I first got the call to do ‘Monday Night […]

Stephen A. Smith shut down after saying LeBron James is not feared (videos)

Former NBA sharpshooter J.J. Reddick performed invasive surgery on “First Take” host Stephen A. Smith when the latter insinuated that LeBron James was soft and “not feared” by fellow players. The intense debate was ignited after the NBA suspended James and Detroit Pistons’ center Isaiah Stewart for sparking a melee on the court on Sunday, […]

ESPN’s Michelle Beadle claims LeBron James tried to get her fired (video)

A former ESPN reporter claimed during an interview that NBA superstar LeBron James tried to get her fired from the worldwide sports industry leader. Michelle Beadle claimed on her new podcast, “What Did I Miss,” which is published via The Atlantic, that King James took umbrage with the way she covered his infamous “The Decision” […]

Paul Pierce is unfazed about stripper video that led to ESPN firing

Former NBA star Paul Pierce made headlines back in April after ESPN fired him for sharing an Instagram Live video at a house party while strippers danced in the background. In a conversation on Nov. 19, with former ESPN host Michelle Beadle on her new podcast, “What Did I Miss?” Paul Pierce spoke candidly with […]

Jay Williams gets death threats for discussing Kyrie Ivring’s vaccine status

ESPN basketball analyst Jay Williams vows to never comment on the Kyrie Irving vaccine issue again after getting pelted with death threats and calls to “go hit a pole” and “go die again.”  Williams, 40, nearly died when his motorcycle slammed into a light pole in 2003 and mangled his legs and pelvis. It immediately […]

ESPN’s Sage Steele off the air after comments about Obama, COVID diagnosis

Longtime ESPN reporter Sage Steele complained bitterly that the company’s nonnegotiable mandate that all employees take the vaccine was “kind of sick and it’s scary.” But now the fully-vaccinated SportsCenter anchor has contacted COVID-19 that will keep her off the air for an indefinite period of time. Forbes is also reporting that part of the […]