Sarah Spain Archive

Sarah Spain

Contributor, espnW.com
Sarah Spain (follow her on Twitter @SarahSpain) is the co-host of espnW Presents: The Trifecta with Spain, Jane & Kate on ESPN Radio, host of the That's What She Said podcast, a SportsCenter reporter and an espnW columnist since 2010. She was a heptathlete at Cornell and is a lifelong Chicago sports fan.
  • McFarland: Coach K failed Grayson Allen

    SEC Network's Booger McFarland shares his thoughts on Mike Krzyzewski's handling of Grayson Allen's tripping, Allen's style of play and how race plays a role in the perception of these situations.

  • ESPN Radio

    Sarah Spain and Amin Elhassan share their thoughts on Sarah's experience working with The Muppets, speak with ESPN CFB analyst Jesse Palmer and more.

  • ESPN Radio

    Sarah Spain and Amin Elhassan discuss The Bachelor Fantasy League, converse with SEC Network's Booger McFarland about Mike Krzyzewski's handling of Grayson Allen and more.

  • ESPN Radio

    Amin Elhassan and Sarah Spain are in for the guys today. They're joined by Booger McFarland. Le Batard and Stugotz will be back on Tuesday, January 3rd.

  • ESPN Radio

    Sarah Spain and Amin Elhassan react to the Heat's retirement of Shaquille O'Neal's jersey, the Eagles' victory over the Giants and more.

  • Has CFP diminished importance of other bowls?

    While Sarah Spain and Reese Waters agree with Nick Saban's assessment that the focus on the College Football Playoff has diminished the importance of other bowls, Spain thinks Saban could have expressed his thoughts in a different tone.

    Dec 22 1:11 PM ET

  • Spain gives Karl a pass for critical words about Carmelo

    Sarah Spain isn't surprised George Karl has released a tell-all book and included critical comments about his former player Carmelo Anthony.

    Dec 22 6:12 PM ET

  • His & Hers TV

    Sarah Spain and Reese Waters discuss Coach K's handling of Grayson Allen's latest tripping incident. Later, a Festivus Airing of Grievances!

  • Do the Rockets have a fighting chance in the West?

    Sarah Spain and Reese Waters decide if the Houston Rockets can contend for the title in the highly competitive Western Conference.

    Dec 21 1:41 PM ET

  • Voices

    Spain: The Night Before Christmas 2016

    Sarah Spain looks back at the sports moments that defined 2016.

    Dec 21 1:27 PM ET | By Sarah Spain

  • His & Hers TV

    Sarah Spain and Reese Waters discuss DeMarcus Cousins' latest controversy. Later, they recap the Spurs dramatic win over the Rockets and debate the Pro Bowl snub list.

  • Will decision to sit impact Fournette, McCaffrey's reputation?

    Sarah Spain and Taylor Twellman weigh in on how Leonard Fournette and Christian McCaffrey's reputations could be compromised following their decision to sit out their respective bowl games.

    Dec 20 12:52 PM ET

  • That's What She Said with Sarah Spain

    The 2016 airing of sports grievances. Plus Sarah's 2016 Twas The Night Before Christmas poem.

  • His & Hers TV

    Sarah Spain and Taylor Twellman recap the Panthers' upset of the Redskins, Cam Newton receiving unfavorable treatment from the officials and much more.

  • Izzy and Spain

    Bruce Feldman joins the show to talk about players sitting out Bowl games.

  • His & Hers TV

    Sarah Spain and Taylor Twellman recap the Cowboys' huge win over the Bucs, the Patriots' dominance and the Broncos' dissension. Plus, Eric Dickerson joins the show and more!

  • Simone Biles, David Ross and J.R. Smith celebrate the craziest sports year ever

    What do you get when you put Simone Biles, David Ross and J.R. Smith in a room together? The unpredictable energy that defined 2016.

    Dec 17 8:32 AM ET | By Sarah Spain

  • espnW's The Trifecta with Spain, Jane & Kate

    Sarah Spain and Kate Fagan discuss the end of Minnesota's boycott, the release of the Joe Mixon tape and are joined by Jane McManus, Annie Apple and Ramona Shelburne.

  • Ross, Biles and Smith look back at 2016 success

    After their ESPN The Magazine cover shoot, Cubs catcher David Ross, Olympic gold medalist gymnast Simone Biles and Cavaliers guard J.R. Smith sit down with Sarah Spain to discuss their success in 2016.

    Dec 17 8:55 AM ET

  • Izzy and Spain

    Sarah Spain and Reese Waters discuss the Joe Mixon video, the Minnesota football boycott and chat with Myron Medcalf, Holly Rowe and Jenni Carlson.

  • Izzy and Spain

    George Karl shares a touching story about Craig Sager.

  • Izzy and Spain

    Reese Waters filling in for Izzy. Sarah and Reese discuss quality vs. quantity NBA with Brian Windhorst and movie comparisons to sports figures with ESPN LA's Ben Lyons.

  • espnW Columnists

    The uphill fight for accountability from teams

    Aroldis Chapman is back with the Yankees, creating another conflicted rooting interest for their fans. Well, some of them. Sarah Spain examines the lengths some will go to silence criticism.

    Dec 13 5:35 PM ET | By Sarah Spain

  • Izzy and Spain

    Rams coaching rumors, MLB hazing rules, Dak vs Romo, remembering Alan Thicke

  • That's What She Said with Sarah Spain

    Kavitha joins Sarah to discuss Aroldis Chapman returning to the Yankees, and how fans handle DV on their favorite teams.