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ESPN’s Stephen A. Smith Still Maintains Stance On Domestic Violence

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It looks like old habits die hard even when your job is at risk. Stephen A. Smith, host of ESPN2’s First Take was suspended for a week back in July for implying that women have a tendency to “provoke” domestic violence. The comment was made...

ESPN Anchor Says She Will Not Say “Redskins” During Broadcast

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ESPN’s Lisa Salters is taking a stand against the Washington Redskin’s name. According to Sports Illustrated‘s Richard Deitsch, Salters will simply say “Washington” instead. ESPN MNF reporter Lisa Salters has chosen to say "Washington" as opposed to the Redskins. That's how she'll handle heading forward. — Richard Deitsch (@richarddeitsch)...

Maybe Stephen A. Smith & Ray Rice Can Sit Together & Discuss Why Domestic Violence Is Wrong

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ESPN’s resident hothead Stephen A. Smith has been suspended from ESPN’s First Take for a week, after making comments Friday about  women’s responsibility not to “provoke” domestic violence, while discussing the NFL’s two-game suspension of Ray Rice. “ESPN announced today that Stephen A. Smith will not...

Prince Fielder’s ESPN Cover Shows Men Can Get Shamed For Their Bodies Too

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Prince Fielder is a first baseman for the Texas Rangers, and his nude body is on the cover of one of ESPN The Magazine’s body issue. You won’t see breakthrough abs, or a chiseled body. What you will see is Fielder being proud of his...