The Stephen A. Smith Show
Hour 2: Jessica Mendoza: 10/17/17
Stephen A. talks to Jessica Mendoza about tonight's MLB matchups and gets into the Kaepernick saga, as well as Popovich's comments on Trump.
The Stephen A. Smith Show: 10/17/17
The NBA is finally back, and Stephen starts by talking about opening night matchups. Is the hype surrounding the Lakers warranted? He also talks MLB Playoffs.
Hour 2: Kaepernick Grievance : 10/16/17
Stephen A. talks about the grievance Kaepernick filed against the 32 NFL owners, and the questions surrounding his motive.
Hour 1: NFL Weekend Recap, MLB Playoffs: 10/16/17
Stephen A. starts off talking NFL, especially the Jets lost TD and Aaron Rogers injury. Ryan Clark joins in on the discussion. He also recaps the MLB Playoffs, and Kaepernick.
Hour 2: RJ Bell: 10/13/17
Stephen A. talks Week 6 NFL, from Zeke Elliott's suspension to handicapping the games with Pregame.com's RJ Bell.
Hour 1: Todd Bowles: 10/13/17
Stephen A. believes that the Patriots at Jets game is the one to watch this weekend, and Jets Head Coach Todd Bowles joins the show to talk about it.
Hour 2: Dan Graca and Herm Edwards: 10/12/17
Dan Graca talks to Herm Edwards about week 6 of the NFL, and what's going on with the Giants and Jets.
Hour 1: Dan Graca filling in: 10/12/17
Dan Graca in for Stephen A., he talks about the Yankees big Game 5 win against the Indians.
Hour 2: Tim Kurkjian: 10/11/17
Stephen A. talks to Tim Kurkjian about the MLB Playoffs and John Farrell's firing, and wonders how the NBA will respond to players protesting.
Hour 1: The Issue with Billionaires: 10/11/17
Stephen A. talks MLB Playoffs and reads the letter from Roger Goodell to the NFL’s team executive about ending the divisiveness to preserve the game.
Hour 2: How About That?: 10/10/17
Stephen A. talks about current NFL news, such as the Adrian Peterson trade, and has an interesting take on Goodell's letter.
Hour 1: Call It What It Is: 10/10/17
Stephen A. starts off the show calling Jerry Jones and Mike Ditka out on their anthem comments. He wishes someone would call Jerry's bluff.
Hour 2: RJ Bell: 10/6/17
Stephen A. reminds everyone that the Chargers don't belong in LA, and is joined by RJ Bell to talk NFL Week 5 lines!
Hour 1: Herm Edwards: 10/6/17
Stephen A. is joined by Herm Edwards to discuss Cam Newton's apology for his sexist comments and Week 5 of the NFL.
Hour 2: Tedy Bruschi: 10/5/17
Stephen is joined by Tedy Bruschi to talk about Cam Newton’s comments. Stephen also get into some NBA, and compares the impacts on Paul George and Chris Paul.
Hour 1: Cam Is At It Again: 10/5/17
Stephen A. start off by addressing Cam Newton’s sexist comments toward a female reporter. He explores different perspectives towards Cam’s comments and takes calls.
Hour 2: If It Isn't Broke, Don't Fix It: 10/4/17
Stephen A. talks about the NBA changing the format of the All-Star Game (he hates it) and Roethlisberger's criticism of Antonio Brown.
Hour 1: Yankees Came Back: 10/4/17
Stephen A. talks baseball, the Yankees came back and won last night, but can they keep it up. He also touches on LaVar Ball's parenting.
Hour 2: Week 4 of the NFL: 10/3/17
Stephen A. talks about LaVar Ball pulling his son out of school. He is also joined by Louis Riddick to recap he surprising performances in Week 4 of the NFL.
Hour 1: Win or Go Home: 10/3/17
Stephen A. talks about the win-or-go-home game that his team, the Yankees, have against the Twins, and Tim Kurkjian joins to talk about the MLB Playoffs.
Hour 2: Happy Birthday, KD: 10/2/17
Stephen A. talks about OJ Simpson's release from prison, and gets into Russell Westbrook's new contract extension with the Thunder, announced on Durant's birthday.
Hour 1: Ryan Clark: 10/2/17
Stephen A. starts the show by addressing the tragedy that happened in Las Vegas, and is joined by Ryan Clark about the NFL, both the games and the protests.
Hour 2: RJ Bell, Bill Daughtry: 9/29/17
Stephen A. is joined by resident handicapper RJ Bell to talk Week 4 lines, and Bill Daughtry closes out the show with Stephen as he gets ready for retirement.
Hour 1: Week 4, Herm Edwards: 9/29/17
Stephen A. talks about week 4 of the NFL and is joined by Herm Edwards to talk about the upcoming games and the NFL protests.
Hour 2: Effect of Trades: 9/28/17
Stephen A. believes Pitino will be fired once his ten-day grace period is over and thinks that the Thunder plus Melo will be more effective than the Cavs plus Dwyane Wade.
Hour 1: Damien Woody Agrees: 9/28/17
Stephen A. thinks what Odell Beckham did in the end zone was immature, but suggestions to bench him are ridiculous. Damien Woody joins, and agrees with Stephen.
Hour 2: NFL Protests, Seth Greenberg: 9/27/17
Stephen A. talks about the NFL protests that are sweeping the league and is joined by Seth Greenberg to talk about Rick Pitino being out at Louisville.
Hour 1: That's Just How It Works: 9/27/17
Stephen A. starts with the scandal rocking the NCAA, he agrees with Pitino's dismissal but there are some parts of his scandal that are being overblown, find out which.
Hour 2: NBA's Changing Landscape: 9/26/17
Stephen thinks that Carmelo is a great addition to OKC, who can become a scary team this year. He also fully expects to see Dwyane Wade in Cleveland.
Hour 1: Cowboys Take a Knee: 9/26/17
Stephen A. talks about the Cowboys MNF win as well as their decision to take a knee as a team, and gets into the Presidents tweets on the subject.
Hour 2: RJ Bell, Herm Edwards: 9/22/17
Stephen A. talks to RJ Bell about the lines of, and Herm Edwards about the games of the second week of the NFL, as well as the upcoming third week.
Hour 1: You've Got To Be Kidding Me: 9/22/17
Stephen A. talks about Aaron Hernandez's lawyers claim that he had severe CTE as an excuse, which is ridiculous. He also revisits Beasley's misunderstanding.
Hour 2: Tedy Bruschi: 9/21/17
Stephen A. will definitely call up Michael Beasley, and talks to Tedy Bruschi about the NFL's request to devote a month to social awareness.
Hour 1: Last Damn Nerve: 9/21/17
Stephen A. talks about Charles Barkley's comments on NBA players actually playing in games. He also has some words for Michael Beasley, who totally misconstrued what he said.
Hour 2: Accountability is Important: 9/20/17
Stephen A. talks about Kevin Durant's now infamous burner Twitter, and the reality of Zeke Elliott playing despite a suspension.
Hour 1: Everyone Is Going Crazy: 9/20/17
Stephen A. wonders if the MLB has another PED problem, and if new Knick Michael Beasley has a WEEEED problem because he's saying outlandish things.
Hour 2: Louis Riddick, LeBron to Lakers?: 9/19/17
Stephen A. gets Louis Riddick's perspective on the Giants disaster last night, and questions whether or not LeBron should go to the Lakers.
Hour 1: Giant Problems: 9/19/17
Stephen A. cannot believe how horrible the Giant's offense looked last night. Many are quick to blame Eli, but is he the problem? Also, Will Cain's comments on Kyrie.
Hour 2: Jeff Saturday recaps Week 2: 9/18/17
Stephen A. interprets what Kyrie said in his First Take interview this morning, and Jeff Saturday joins to break down Week 2 of the NFL.
Hour 1: Week 2 and GGG v. Canelo: 9/18/17
Stephen A. recaps NFL Week 2 and this past weekend's GGG v. Alvarez fight, during which he is joined by Max Kellerman. When is the rematch?
Hour 2: RJ Bell : 9/15/17
Stephen A. talks to RJ Bell about the lines in this weekend's NFL games and takes calls on GGG v. Alvarez.
Hour 1: Hopkins, Merchant, Atlas: 9/15/17
Stephen A. is in Las Vegas and talks to boxing legends Bernard Hopkins, Larry Merchant, and Teddy Atlas about this weekend's fight between GGG and Canelo Alvarez.
Hour 2: Live from Vegas for GGG v. Canelo: 9/14/17
Stephen A. talks about Kenny Stills comments on the Dolphins lack of support for Kaepernick and takes calls on Kaepernick as well as GGG v. Canelo.
Hour 1: Live from Vegas for GGG v. Canelo: 9/14/17
Stephen A. talks about how Odell Beckham needs to adjust his behavior, and Oscar de la Hoya joins to talk about GGG v. Canelo, which is finally coming!
Hour 2: Laughing at Cowboy Fans: 9/13/17
Stephen A. has a few good laughs at the expense of Cowboy fans, and takes calls on the disrespect of Carmelo Anthony.
Hour 1: Who made this list?: 9/13/17
Stephen A. cannot believe the ESPN list of the Top 75 NBA Players. Clearly they know nothing about basketball, who are you and what is your problem?
Hour 2: Louis Riddick: 9/12/17
Louis Riddick joins the show to recap Week 1 of the NFL, and Stephen plays a conversation between Magic Johnson and Snoop Dogg from today’s First Taken about Colin Kaepernick.
Hour 1: Equal Opportunity Offender: 9/12/17
Stephen A talks about the Vikings dominating the Saints and the David Johnson injury. He also addresses the hoopla over Brian Kelly's attitude toward a female reporter.
Hour 2: Ryan Clark: 9/11/17
Stephen A. is joined by Ryan Clark to break down Week 1 of the NFL. He also talks about what he loves in College Football this year and the failing Dodgers.
Hour 1: Week 1: 9/11/17
Stephen A. recaps Week 1 of the NFL season. The Giants look inept without Odell, he renews his call for Marvin Lewis to get fired, and he takes a minute to talk GGG v. Canelo.
Hour 2: RJ Bell, Damien Woody: 9/8/17
Stephen A. is joined by RJ Bell, who breaks down the lines for NFL Week 1, and Damien Woody, who is praising Alex Smith and worried about the Giants.
Hour 1: Patriots lose?: 9/8/17
Stephen A. gets into the Patriots Week 1 loss to the Chiefs, and takes callers on whether or not Tom Brady is losing his game and lowered expectations for the Cowboys.
NFL Week One: RJ Bell: 9/8/17
RJ Bell joins Stephen A. to break down the odds for the season in Week 1 of the NFL. Can't miss this one!
Hour 2: Goodell does something right: 9/7/17
Stephen A. thinks that Roger Goodell's comments on the Michael Bennett arrest were a good start on the NFL supporting players in times of inequality. He takes calls.
Hour 1: Michael Bennett shows reality of US: 9/7/17
Stephen A. talks about the realities of being a black man in the US as reflected by the Michael Bennett arrest, and shares stories with Keyshawn Johnson.
Hour 2: He reported this months ago: 9/6/17
Stephen talks about Michael Bennett's run-in with the LVPD. He also gets into Ray Lewis’s comments on Kaepernick. Evander Holyfield joins to talk about GGG v. Canelo.
Hour 1: Zeke's ongoing issues: 9/6/17
Stephen starts with Ezekiel Elliott's suspension and his general disgust with the NFL. He talks to Herm Edwards about the NFL’s handling of the situation.
Hour 2: Oscar de la Hoya delivered: 9/5/17
Stephen A. talks to Oscar de la Hoya about the upcoming GGG/ Canelo Alvarez fight that he promised and delivered. He takes calls on the fight as well as the NFL.
Hour 1: All Football: 9/5/17
Stephen A. talks about Andrew Luck being ruled out for week one, the new crop of college QBs and their showing this weekend, and the ruling deadline in Zeke's suspension.
Hour 1: : 9/5/17
Stephen A. talks about Andrew Luck being ruled out for week one, the new crop of college QBs and their showing this weekend, and the ruling deadline in Zeke's suspension.
Hour 2: Dan Graca filling in: 9/4/17
Dan Graca filling in. The NFL season is only a few days away! Dan breaks down the news going into the season and even throws in a little baseball.
Hour 1: Dan Graca filling in: 9/4/17
Dan Graca filling in. He brings Jets fans back to reality after Josh Rosen's showing this weekend. Brad Edwards joins to break down the first weekend of college football.
Hour 2: The Stephen A. Way: 9/1/17
A caller in the last hour struck a nerve, and Stephen A. addresses it in a way that only he can pull off. The phone lines open, and callers weigh in.
Hour 1: The NFL's role in Zeke's case: 9/1/17
Stephen A. takes issue with the way the NFL is handling Zeke Elliott's case and discusses it with Jim Trotter. He also talks about the new Ball family shenanigans.
Would thinks be different if Zeke was white?: 9/1/17
Would the NFL handle the Ezekiel Elliott investigation differently if he was white?
Hour 2: Callers don't want to listen: 8/31/17
Stephen A. talks about why this upcoming NBA season won't depress him like last season did. He also sets some callers straight on the upcoming NFL season.
Hour 1: Sky's the Limit: 8/31/17
Stephen A. has a few complaints about how the Rams are conducting themselves and the Steelers upcoming season. He also talks to Paul Finebaum because college football is basically here.
Hour 2 - Darren Woodson : 8/30/17
Stephen A. takes calls on his criticism of LeBron trying to push his brand and agenda, and Darren Woodson joins to talk about the Cowboy's upcoming season.
Hour 1 - Go somewhere else, LeBron: 8/30/17
Stephen A. starts by questioning the cancellation of the Cowboys v. Texans preseason game, and doesn't understand LeBron James' social media strategy.
Stephen A. talks about the devastation going on in Houston, talks to Dan Rafael about Mayweather/McGregor, and gets into the sad reality of Art Briles' new employment.
Hour 1: When should Zeke give up?: 8/29/17
Stephen A. starts by telling you why he thinks Zeke Elliott should give up if his appeal doesn't work, and how the trade between the Celtics and the Cavs could pan out.
Hour 2: Should You Like A Protest?: 8/28/17
Stephen A. Gets into Jim Brown’s comments regarding Kaepernick, and stand by his original stance. He also revisits his Final Take on Mayweather’s legacy.
Hour 1: Should Mayweather's victory count?: 8/28/17
Stephen A. makes it very clear that although McGregor earned his right to fight Mayweather, the win should not count toward Mayweather’s 50-0. But was Mayweather ever in any trouble?
Hour 2: Puncher's Chance?: 8/25/17
Stephen A. continues to break down this weekend's Mayweather v. McGregor fight, and takes calls, some of which are questionable.
Hour 1: Live From Vegas, Isiah Thomas: 8/25/17
Stephen A. is coming at you live from Vegas to break down this weekend's Mayweather v. McGregor fight. He is joined by Isiah Thomas to talk about his new champagne line.
Hour 2: Stephen A. Checks In, QB Rankings: 8/24/17
Dave Rothenberg and Chris Canty filling in. Stephen A. calls in from Vegas with a scene report, and the guys discuss Mike Sando’s QB tier rankings.
Hour 1: Mayweather v. McGregor, Odds with RJ: 8/24/17
Dave Rothenberg and Chris Canty filling in. The guys think that Mayweather v. McGregor is going to be completely dictated by Mayweather, so should it even count as a victory? RJ Bells calls in with a Vegas update.
Crossing Crumlin Road: 8/23/17
Doubletruck Stories: Long after he escaped Dublin, Conor McGregor still rebels against its psychic barriers. Small wonder he's crazy enough to box Floyd Mayweather. By Wright Thompson.
Hour 2 - Mayweather v. McGregor, Mikey Garcia: 8/23/17
Stephen A. talks about how a Mayweather win in this weekends Mayweather v. McGregor fight shouldn't count toward Mayweather's 50-0 and is joined by boxer Mikey Garcia.
Hour 1 - Kyrie Trade, Jon "Bones" Jones: 8/23/17
Stephen A. starts off by talking about the blockbuster NBA trade between the Cavaliers and the Celtics, and find it sad that Jon "Bones" Jones failed his PED test.
Hour 2: 8/22/17
In hour two Stephen A. talks to Herm Edwards about the Odell Beckham hit and whether it was dirty plus Herm says he's concerned about Luck, Cam and Flacco.
Hour 1: 8/22/17
Stephen A. starts hour one by discussing the Odell Beckham injury and how it could have been worse, plus Charles Barkley says the Anthem protest message has been lost.
Charles Barkley: 8/22/17
Stephen A. says while he doesn't agree with Charles Barkley about going to the White House he does believe Charles is right that we've lost sight of the real issues.
Hour 1: 8/21/17
Stephen A. starts off hour one by discussing the reported extension Roger Goodell is about to receive plus the tampering investigation into Magic Johnson is ridiculous.
Hour 2: 8/21/17
Stephen A. starts off hour two by discussing how Los Angeles will the be the place to be in the fall because of all the young talent such as Sam Darnold and Lonzo Ball.
Hour 2: 8/18/17
Stephen A. starts off hour two by discussing the NBA scene in LA & how a battle is brewing between Magic Johnson & Jerry West for supremacy when it comes to basketball in LA.
Hour 1: 8/18/17
Stephen A. starts off hour one by discussing Kevin Durant's comments that he won't go to the White House, plus Stephen was happy to see Chris Long stand by Malcolm Jenkins.
Hour 1 : 8/17/17
Stephen A. starts off hour one by discussing the ugliness that has become the NFL vs. the NFLPA and how these issues boil down to two men Roger Goodell and DeMaurice Smith.
Hour 2: 8/17/17
In hour two Stephen A. discusses the possibility that Aaron Donald might sit out the whole year and he has no problem with it if he does because the Rams don't deserve him.
Hour 2: 8/16/17
Stephen A. begins hour two by going back and forth with caller Carlton over the comments Lebron James made about Donald Trump.
Hour 1: 8/16/17
Stephen A. begins hour one by discussing Lebron James and his responds to the President's comments about Charlottesville, plus Will Cain joins the show.
Hour 2: 8/15/17
Stephen A. is joined by Jim Trotter in hour two to discuss the latest on Ezekiel Elliott, what do players need to hear from Colin Kaepernick and NFC favorites.
Hour 1: 8/15/17
Stephen A. starts off hour one by discussing the latest happenings when it comes to Ezekiel Elliott and his six game suspension.
Hour 2: 8/14/17
Stephen A. starts off hour two by sharing his support for both Michael Bennett and Marshawn Lynch how sat for the anthem over the weekend.
Hour 1: 8/14/17
Stephen A. starts hour one by discussing the chaos that unfolded in Charlottesville over this weekend, plus did the NFL get the Ezekiel Elliott suspension right?
Hour 2: 8/11/17
Stephen A. continues discussing Ezekiel Elliott's six game suspension and what's next for him plus Marlon Wayans joins the show.
Hour 1: 8/11/17
Stephen A. starts hour one by discussing the six game suspension that Ezekiel Elliott received and what's next for him.
Hour 2: 8/10/17
Louis Riddick joins Stephen A. to start hour two where they discuss the debuts of both DeShaun Watson& Christian McCaffrey plus how the Giants might be doomed by their OLine
Hour 1: 8/10/17
Stephen A. begins hour one by discussing his one on one interview with Floyd Mayweather and how he doesn't believe Floyd thinks he's going to lose.
Hour 2: 8/8/17
Stephen A. starts hour two by discussing the LA sports scene and how the Dodgers are the city only hope for glory, plus a Cowboy's fan gets under SAS's skin.
Hour 1: 8/8/17
Stephen A. starts hour one by discussing the top 50 black athletes list put out by the Undefeated and how there are glaring omissions to the list.
Hour 2: 8/7/17
Stephen A. discusses Lebron James and him continuously putting out instagram videos and how he should just stop and focus on the upcoming season.
Hour 1: 8/7/17
Stephen A. starts the show off by discussing the Jay Cutler signing in Miami & how he understands Colin Kaepernick wouldn't play well in Miami because of the fans but why Jay?
Hour 2: 8/4/17
Stephen A, is joined by Bob Arum in hour two to discuss the upcoming Lomachenko fight, Bob thinks Lomachenko is the best fighter since Muhammad Ali.
Hour 1: 8/4/17
Stephen A. starts off hour one by discussing the reports that Jay Cutler might be interested in playing for the Dolphins, plus the Rams need to pay Aaron Donald.
Hour 2: 8/3/17
Stephen A. discusses who would he take in the last two minutes of an NBA game, plus the Dodgers need to make sure they don't rush Clayton Kershaw back.
Hour 1: 8/3/17
Stephen A. starts the show by wishing Tom Brady a Happy Birthday but Stephen says he'd still take Aaron Rodgers over him.
Hour 2: 8/2/17
Stephen A. starts hour two by discussing his concerns when it comes to the Colts especially when it comes to protecting Andrew Luck plus a caller wants SAS to run for Pres.
Hour 1: 8/2/17
Stephen A. starts the show by discussing what appears to be some hesitation from the Ravens owner to sign Colin Kaepernick, plus Adrian Wojnarowski joins the show.
Hour 2: 8/1/17
Stephen A. starts hour to by asking the question will anyone be able to challenge the Pats? Newly retired Patriot LB Rob Ninkovich stops by the studio.
Hour 1: 8/1/17
Stephen A. starts the show by discussing Jamal Adams' comments about being ok with dying on the field & it's just sounds like a young man who views football as his sanctuary
Hour 2: 7/31/17
Stephen A. begins hour two by discussing the soon to be newest NFL HOF Inductees which included Jerry Jones plus why is the NFL dragging out the Zeke investigation.
Hour 1: 7/31/17
Stephen A. starts the show by discussing LaVar Ball's most recent antics & how he's proving to be a regrettable role model for young athletes.
Hour 2: 7/28/17
Stephen catches up with Charlie Strong to discuss his time at Texas and the USF projections, breaks down where Kyrie might land, and takes calls on Kaepernick.
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