The Stephen A. Smith Show

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Stephen A. Smith offers up his unique perspectives on the world of sports and much more.

Episode Date
What about Teddy?
23:07
While everyone was focused on Sam Darnold maybe everyone should slow down and look at Teddy Bridgewater, plus Tom Brady looks ready to dominate the league.
Aug 17, 2018
Hour 2: NBA Forecast, Urena Suspended
37:57
Stephen goes over the ESPN NBA panelist projections, disagrees with Keith Hernandez's opinion, and Iconic Caller Carlton unloads on Kaepernick.
Aug 17, 2018
Hour 1: Darren Woodson joins
36:21
Stephen gets into more NFL preseason action and breaks down Sam Darnold staring for the Jets, and Elway's comments on the Anthem protests. Darren Woodson joins.
Aug 17, 2018
It's time to change
23:43
After Marlins Jose Urena hit the Braves Ronald Acuna Jr., Stephen A. says this display was everything that is wrong with baseball.
Aug 16, 2018
Hour 2: Mark Wahlberg joins, NFL Preseason
38:13
Mark Wahlberg joins from a kayak to talk about Mile 22 (out tomorrow), and Stephen previews tonight's NFL preseason action.
Aug 16, 2018
Hour 1: LeBron Praise, Baseball Getting Older
38:12
Stephen addresses Daryl Morey's comments about LeBron James, and has a point as to why baseball NEEDS to change.
Aug 16, 2018
Slow down Jet fans.
22:08
After Josh Norman heaped praise on Sam Darnold, Stephen A. is worried all this praise will put unnecessary pressure on Darnold to perform.
Aug 15, 2018
Hour 2: Justin Thomas joins
36:51
Stephen doesn't think the Eagles need Wentz, and there's only one man who can take them on. Just Thomas joins to talk about his career and the upcoming FedEx Cup playoffs.
Aug 15, 2018
Hour 1: Jinxing Darnold, Ramsey's comments
36:00
Stephen thinks that Jets fans are overreacting to Josh Norman's opinion of Sam Darnold, and Jalen Ramsey is going after the big boys.
Aug 15, 2018
Damn Yankees
22:23
After falling 10 games behind Boston, Stephen A. says it's time for the Yankees to give up on the division, plus Aaron Rodgers doubles down on his criticism towards his WRs.
Aug 14, 2018
Hour 2: Ryan Clark joins
37:52
Stephen talks to Ryan Clark about Roethlisberger seemingly getting better with age, and Ryan liking the Giants. Stephen also goes over Westgate's over/under NBA wins.
Aug 14, 2018
The Stephen A. Smith Show
36:17
Stephen can't believe the audacity of the Yankees or the Packers rookies, and says Jerry Jones was never a phony when it came to the Anthem debate.
Aug 14, 2018
Tiger Woods!
22:46
Even though he didn't win the PGA Championship, Stephen A. says Tiger Woods performance reminded us all as to why we love sports.
Aug 13, 2018
Hour 2: Louis Riddick joins
37:02
Stephen talks to Louis Riddick about the issues with week one of NFL Preseason, and talks about the trouble Bruce Bowen brought on himself as well as the Jets/ Redskins brawl.
Aug 13, 2018
Hour 1: Tiger's Heroics, Anthem Protests
37:19
Stephen talks about Tiger Woods' heroics during this weekend's PGA Championship, and thinks that it's time we end the Anthem protests on the actual football field.
Aug 13, 2018
NFL is back.
22:04
Stephen A. discusses the good and the bad about what we saw last night in the NFL.
Aug 10, 2018
Hour 2: Damien Woody joins
36:56
Stephen get Damien Woody's reaction to the first preseason games and the handling of the Anthem, and gets caller reaction.
Aug 10, 2018
Hour 1: Return of the NFL
37:19
Stephen talks about the first 12 NFL preseason games: who looks good, who looks bad, and of course...how he feels about the ongoing Anthem controversy.
Aug 10, 2018
NFL preseason story lines
21:49
Stephen A. discusses some of the interesting storylines when it comes to tonight's preseason games, plus the Rams need to sign Aaron Donald and need to do it soon.
Aug 09, 2018
Hour 2: Michael Collins joins
37:35
Stephen starts the hour talking about NBA growth, then talks to Michael "Dear Abby" Collins about the opening round of the PGA Championship...where is Tiger?
Aug 09, 2018
Hour 1: Expectations
36:06
Football is back, and Stephen run through the expectations he has for this upcoming season. He also touches on the NBA, which is looking more and more definitive.
Aug 09, 2018
Hour 2: New NCAA Rule
40:52
Stephen approves of the latest NCAA rule change, says what he believe the WNBA needs if it wants to truly thrive, and gets a good laugh from a caller.
Aug 08, 2018
Hour 1: NBA Christmas, Packer's Receivers
37:19
Stephen is unhappy with the NBA Christmas schedule, and very unhappy with the position Packers WRs put Aaron Rodgers in. He also takes a dig at Michael Kay.
Aug 08, 2018
Hour 2: Paul Finebaum joins
36:12
Stephen talks to Paul Finebaum about this upcoming college football season...and of course, his thoughts on the mess going on over at Ohio State.
Aug 07, 2018
Hour 1: Odell & Darnold, Stacy Elliott
37:47
Stephen can't believe that Odell Beckham Jr. and Aaron Donald haven't been taken care of yet, and really can't believe Stacy Elliott's comments at the Ohio State rally.
Aug 07, 2018
Just admit it, you lied.
19:01
Stephen A. asks the simple question, why won't Urban Meyer just admit that he lied to the media?
Aug 06, 2018
Hour 2: Karl Ravech joins
37:10
Karl Ravech joins to talk about the Yankee's awful showing against the Red Sox, and Stephen discusses the ongoing Urban Meyer/ Zach Smith scandal.
Aug 06, 2018
Hour 1: Another Trump Tweet, Osuna
36:30
Stephen starts with the news made by President Trump after he attacked LeBron and Don Lemon on Twitter, and wonders where the outrage regarding Osuna is.
Aug 06, 2018
Is Eli Manning a HOF?
20:07
Stephen A. is a little worried about his Yankees, plus is Eli Manning a Hall of Famer?
Aug 03, 2018
Hour 2: Flaw in the NFL HOF System
37:16
Stephen breaks down why the TO vs. The NFL Hall of Fame issue is such a mess, and thinks the new NFL penalty calls are ridiculous.
Aug 03, 2018
Hour 1: Yankees, Eli Manning, Hall of Fame
38:21
Stephen doesn't know who will win the AL East, but he knows who won't. He also needs an explanation of what a Hall of Fame QB looks like, because he's not seeing it with Eli.
Aug 03, 2018
Urban Meyer
23:23
Stephen A. discusses Ohio St. decision to place Urban Meyer on administrative leave, SAS believes that Meyer needs to be present to answer the question, what did he know?
Aug 02, 2018
Hour 2: Ohio State, Sonny Gray
37:09
Stephen revisits the allegations against Urban Meyer and Paul Finebaum's comments on it, and breaks down the Sonny Gray tweet situation.
Aug 02, 2018
Hour 1: Ohio State Scandal
37:03
Stephen dives into the allegations of a domestic violence cover up within the Ohio State football program, and tells you how he would handle the situation differently.
Aug 02, 2018
Accident waiting to happen.
23:08
Stephen A. reacts to Jerry and Stephen Jones' comments on the Anthem, plus SAS gives Dak Prescott some advice.
Aug 01, 2018
Hour 2: Problem with the Joneses
37:00
Stephen has a problem with the way Jerry and Stephen Jones' comments on their anthem policy, and the way Dak Prescott responded.
Aug 01, 2018
Hour 1: He's Back!
37:44
Stephen is back! He lays into the MLB trade deadline and the embarrassing Mets, has proof of his LeBron theory, and talks what Toronto can do to keep Kawhi.
Aug 01, 2018
Hour 2: Dave Rothenberg and Chris Canty filling in
46:02
Dave and Chris talk about the NBA becoming the first league to sign an official betting sponsor and dig into Bill Barnwell's list of teams he thinks won't be as good this year
Jul 31, 2018
Hour 1: Dave Rothenberg and Chris Canty filling in
38:44
Dave and Chris discuss Bryce Harper being taken off of the trading block and the Astro's trade of Bernardo Osuna.
Jul 31, 2018
Hour 2: Dave Rothenberg and Chris Canty filling in
38:18
Dave and Chris are at Giants training camp and talk to Eli Manning about the upcoming season. They also touch on the past tweets that are coming back to haunt young athletes.
Jul 30, 2018
Hour 1: Dave Rothenberg and Chris Canty filling in
49:13
Dave and Chris are live at Giants training camp, they talk the 2018-19 NFL season and the contract issues that are coming with it.
Jul 30, 2018
Hour 2: Bob Wischusen & Kirk Morrison filling in
38:28
Bob and Kirk question LeBron James' role on the Lakers.
Jul 27, 2018
Hour 1: Bob Wischusen & Kirk Morrison filling in
38:40
Bob and Kirk talks about JA Happ going to the Yankees and Aaron Donald's hold out situation with the Rams.
Jul 27, 2018
Hour 1: Bob Wischusen & Kirk Morrison filling in
38:28
Bob and Kirk are joined by Bill Polian to talk about the training camps opening and the resulting high profile holdouts. The also talk about the Yankees finalizing JA Happ.
Jul 26, 2018
Hour 1: Bob Wischusen & Kirk Morrison filling in
38:52
Bob and Kirk start off with Jerry Jones' gag order-defying comments on the NFL Anthem Policy, and all of the problems contributing to it.
Jul 26, 2018
Hour 2: Bob Wischusen filling in
38:29
Bob is joined by Buster Olney to preview the MLB's second half and trade deadline, and callers weigh in with their opinions.
Jul 25, 2018
Hour 1: Bob Wischusen filling in
38:45
Bob thinks the Yankees need to wake up, DeMar DeRozan needs a dose of reality, and Tim Hasselbeck joins to tell us how the NFL training camps are looking.
Jul 25, 2018
Hour 1 7/24: Bob Wischusen & Kirk Morrison filling in
38:40
Gary Sanchez needs to hustle, Julio Jones is holding out, and Nick Saban joins fresh off another title season to talk college football.
Jul 25, 2018
Hour 2: Bob Wischusen & Kirk Morrison filling in
39:33
Bob and Kirk talk Todd Gurley's mutually beneficial contract, and callers chime in on various points on NFL contracts.
Jul 24, 2018
Hour 1: Bob Wischusen & Kirk Morrison filling in
37:16
Gary Sanchez needs to hustle, Julio Jones is holding out, and Nick Saban joins fresh off another title season to talk college football.
Jul 24, 2018
Hour 2: Bob Wischusen & Kirk Morrison filling in
53:30
Bob and Kirk talk about the NFL National Anthem policy that wona€™t seem to go away, and the protection of speech in the workplace.
Jul 23, 2018
Hour 1: Bob Wischusen & Kirk Morrison filling in
38:12
Bob and Kirk start the show with a riveting final round of the Open Championship, and talk to Dabo Swinney about this upcoming college football season.
Jul 23, 2018
Hour 2: Dan Graca filling in
38:11
Dan continues talking NFL Anthem Policy, hits on USA Today's NFL predictions, and thinks the Thunder/Hawks trade will be beneficial to all involved.
Jul 20, 2018
Hour 1: Dan Graca filling in
38:42
Dan wonders if Knicks fans want to apologize for booing Kevin Knox and talks NFL Anthem Policy.
Jul 20, 2018
Hour 2: Dan Graca filling in
38:26
Dan talks more about the MLB's inability to market stars, and Steve Garvey, who was listening while driving around, decides to call in.
Jul 19, 2018
Hour 1: Dan Graca filling in
38:33
Dan talks ESPYs, Tiger Woods, and the lack of star power in the MLB.
Jul 19, 2018
Hour 2: Dan Graca filling in
38:22
Tim Kurkjian joins the show to talk about last nighta€™s HR Derby, the future of Bryce Harper, and the upcoming trade deadline. Dan brings up a poll concerning Mike Trout.
Jul 17, 2018
Hour 1: Dan Graca filling in
38:37
Dan talks about last night's home run derby and the MLB's inability to market their starts properly.
Jul 17, 2018
Hour 2: Dan Graca filling in
38:24
Dan talks about Magic Johnson's comments on the state of the Lakers, and upsets some people speculating on where Jimmy Butler would land.
Jul 16, 2018
Hour 1: Dan Graca filling in
38:39
Dan talks about the Steeler's countdown to whether or not they'll tag Le'Veon Bell, and the ins and outs of franchise tagging.
Jul 16, 2018
Hour 1: Dave Rothenberg and Ryan Hollins filling in
38:40
Earl Boykins joins the guys to tell NFL players what they really need to do if they want bigger contracts, and the guys speculate the outcome of TO missing his HOF induction.
Jul 13, 2018
Hour 1: Dave Rothenberg and Ryan Hollins filling in
38:26
Dave and Ryan talks about Isaiah Thomas' shocking contract, Todd Gurley's comments about NBA v. NFL contract difference, and Wimbledon!
Jul 13, 2018
Hour 2: Dave Rothenberg and Ryan Hollins filling in
38:21
The guys touch on Rob Pelinka's comments on his roster, Charles Oakley's arrest, legalized gambling, and Ryan's claim that Paul George is better than Klay Thompson.
Jul 12, 2018
Hour 1: Dave Rothenberg and Ryan Hollins filling in
37:10
Dave and Ryan talk about the greatness of Serena Williams and whether or not she'd cut it in the men's circuit. They disagree on the need for a 3rd place game in the World Cup
Jul 12, 2018
Hour 2: Dave Rothenberg and Ryan Hollins filling in
38:28
Dave and Ryan talks about the PGA admitting defeat against the NFL, and continue their argument on super teams in the NBA.
Jul 11, 2018
Hour 1: Dave Rothenberg and Ryan Hollins filling in
38:52
Dave and Ryan are joined by Mike Rodak to shed light on the LeSean McCoy situation, and argue about whether or not super teams are good for the NBA.
Jul 11, 2018
Hour 2: Dave Rothenberg and Ryan Hollins filling in
38:31
Dave and Ryan get into an argument over the value of Paul George, and whether New York or Los Angeles would be more immortalizing to win a championship in.
Jul 10, 2018
Hour 1: Dave Rothenberg and Ryan Hollins filling in
38:31
Dave and Ryan discuss the breaking news surrounding Bills RB LeSean McCoy. The transition into the NBA and the long line of players turning down playing with LeBron James.
Jul 10, 2018
Hour 2: Dave Rothenberg and Ryan Hollins filling in
38:20
Dave and Ryan talks about the MLB marketing their players better, and what they could do to improve. Ryan thinks he has the ultimate solution.
Jul 09, 2018
Hour 1: Dave Rothenberg and Ryan Hollins filling in
38:25
Dave and Ryan discuss what the Lakers could do to at least come close to beating the Warriors, the 76ers potentially sabotaging it, and where does the NBA rank in best sports?
Jul 09, 2018
Hour 2: Ice Cube joins
35:32
Stephen talks to Ice Cube about LeBron coming to LA, the BIG3, and NBA free agency. He also takes calls on a bunch of NBA topics.
Jul 06, 2018
Hour 1: Free Agency Official
36:35
Stephen gets into NBA free agency, the free agents are officially allowed to sign today, but there are so many questions left unanswered.
Jul 06, 2018
Hour 2: Bill Plashke joins
36:09
Bill Plaschke joins Stephen to give his take on the Lakers signing of LeBron James, and what future moves we can expect from the Lakers.
Jul 05, 2018
Hour 1: The Lillard Sweepstakes
35:54
Stephen has some interesting news about a potential Damian Lillard move, and addresses Jeff Van Gundy's comments on LeBron and Boogie Cousins.
Jul 05, 2018
Boogie to the Warriors
21:30
While most people are acting like the NBA season is over now that the Warriors signed Boogie Cousins, Stephen reminds people that he still needs to overcome his injury,
Jul 03, 2018
Hour 2: Defending Silver and Owens
34:50
Stephen defends Adam Silver from speculation that the NBA is ruined by the Warriors signing Boogie Cousins, and think TO deserves praise but is making a mistake.
Jul 03, 2018
Hour 1: Stop Whining
35:09
Stephen thinks you all need to stop whining about Boogie Cousins, and highlights other missteps in NBA free agency.
Jul 03, 2018
LeBron a Laker
20:56
With the news that LeBron is signing with the Lakers, Stephen wonders who joins him next and what the Lakers ceiling in the West is?
Jul 02, 2018
Hour 2: Kobe Bryant joins
36:27
Stephen talks to Lakers Icon Kobe Bryant, who believes that LeBron has what it takes to make the Lakers successful.
Jul 02, 2018
Hour 1: LeBron to LA is Official
38:20
Stephen talks about the long-awaited signing of LeBron James to the Lakers. He wonders who the star to joins him will be, and is amazed that some are unhappy.
Jul 02, 2018
Kobe Bryant
19:43
Five time NBA Champion Kobe Bryant joined the show to discuss LeBron James's decision to sign with the Lakers and what it means for the franchise going forward.
Jul 02, 2018
NBA Free Agency
22:20
Stephen A. discusses the news of the day that LeBron James has opted out of his contract, while LeBron could still resign with the Cavs, the Lakers have to feel pretty good.
Jun 29, 2018
Alex Rodriguez
19:50
Alex Rodriguez joins the show to preview this weekend's Yankees/Red Sox series, plus MLB needs to figure out a better way to market their stars like Mike Trout.
Jun 29, 2018
Hour 2: Alex Rodriguez Joins
36:07
Stephen talks to Alex Rodriguez about this weekend's Yankees-Red Sox series, the MLB marketing their stars, and the chances of a shorter season.
Jun 29, 2018
Hour 1: LeBron News, Winston Suspended
35:33
Stephen starts the show with the news that LeBron James will become a free agent tomorrow, and can't figure out what exactly the NFL in regards to Jameis Winston.
Jun 29, 2018
Omari Hardwick
15:51
Actor Omari Hardwick joins the show to discuss what we should be expecting in Season Five of Power.
Jun 28, 2018
Hour 2: Omari Hardwick joins
37:10
Stephen starts off with some breaking news on the LeBron front, then talks to Omari Hardwick about the season premiere of his show Power, as well as free agency.
Jun 28, 2018
Hour 2: Omari Hardwick joins
37:10
Stephen starts off with some breaking news on the LeBron front, then talks to Omari Hardwick about the season premiere of his show Power, as well as free agency.
Jun 28, 2018
The Stephen A. Smith Show
36:41
Stephen starts the show with his report that LeBron James reached out to KD, and talks to Steve Mills joins to talk free agency and plans for the Knick's future.
Jun 28, 2018
Steve Mills
17:33
Knicks President Steve Mills joins the show to discuss, the hiring of David Fizdale, their recent draft, what the future holds for the Knicks and Kristaps Porzingis.
Jun 28, 2018
Pressure? What pressure?
21:01
With the NBA free agency on the horizon, Magic Johnson says he feels no pressure to produce this offseason but if he doesn't get it done by next year he'll step down.
Jun 27, 2018
Hour 2: Ramona Shelburne joins
36:18
Stephen revisits Magic Johnson's comments, makes a good point about Sam Presti, and talks to Ramona Shelburne about the future of Los Angeles basketball.
Jun 27, 2018
Hour 1: The Tangled Web of 2018 and 2019 Free Agency
37:52
Stephen A. gets into Magic Johnson's comments and plans for free agency, LeBron's future, and how Kawhi's future is ties into LeBron's future.
Jun 27, 2018
Hour 2: T.I. vs. The NFL
36:22
Stephen A. discusses the T.I comments about boycotting the NFL over their National Anthem policy. Has the conversation been lost?
Jun 26, 2018
Hour 1: NBA Awards
35:45
Stephen isn't hearing the argument that LeBron should have won MVP, and thinks the NBA Honors has got to go. He also addresses Oscar Robertson's comments on social injustice.
Jun 26, 2018
NBA Honors
21:08
Stephen A. is thrilled that James Harden rightfully received the MVP award but feels that he should have gotten the award in front of his home fans.
Jun 26, 2018
Hour 2: Adnan Virk and Ryan Hollins filling in
36:59
Adnan and Ryan get into the latest regarding Julian Edelmana€™s PED suspension, Carmelo's payday, and Kawhi and LeBron's futures.
Jun 25, 2018
Hour 1: Adnan Virk and Ryan Hollins filling in
32:22
Adnan and Ryan get you up to date on LeBron watch and give their picks for tonight's NBA awards.
Jun 25, 2018
Hour 2: Rick Carlisle joins
35:56
Stephen talks to Dallas Head Coach Rick Carlisle about the bold moves made by the Mavs in last night's NBA Draft.
Jun 22, 2018
Hour 1: NBA Draft, Winston Suspension
35:31
Stephen A. breaks down last night's NBA Draft, and comments on Jameis Winston's suspension.
Jun 22, 2018
NBA Draft
22:50
With the NBA Draft on the horizon Stephen A. is fearful that the Knicks might somehow mess up their selection tonight.
Jun 21, 2018
Hour 2: Seth Greenberg joins
36:53
Stephen is joined by Seth Greenberg to break down tonight's NBA Draft, and gets into the comments from Malcolm Jenkins on Trumpa€™s offer to pardon those incarcerated unjustly.
Jun 21, 2018
Hour 1: NBA Draft TONIGHT
36:07
Stephen talks about the NBA Draft: who will win? Who will screw up? He also talks about Adam Silver's comments that he can't force parity.
Jun 21, 2018
Yankees keep rolling
21:34
While the Yankees continue to bash homeruns this season, Stephen A. still has concerns about their pitching. Also Kawhi and Gregg Popovich finally spoke to each other.
Jun 20, 2018
Hour 2: Jay Bilas, Bubba Watson
36:19
Stephen talks to the great Jay Bilas about the NBA Draft, what are Jay's predictions? He also talks to Bubba Watson about his experience at the US open...and basketball?
Jun 20, 2018
Hour 1: Yanks, Spurs, Como Esta Tom Brady
36:30
Stephen starts off with Yankees praise and concern, then moves onto the drama (or non-drama?) with the Spurs, and tell you why Tom Brady is speaking Spanish.
Jun 20, 2018
NBA Free Agency
20:40
While we all expect Chris Paul to resign with the Rockets, the question we need to ask is will he be able to recruit LeBron James to Houston?
Jun 19, 2018
The Jack Nicklaus Round
1:13:12
The legendary Jack Nicklaus talks to the guys about the two shots he wants back in all of his historic career. Plus, the definitive take on Phil's US Open blunder from Stephen A Smith.
Jun 19, 2018
Hour 2: Errol Spence Jr. joins
36:24
Stephen starts with the slyness of Tom Brady's comments to Oprah, and Errol Spence Jr. joins to talks about his 1st round KO and what he's been doing behind Stephen's back.
Jun 19, 2018
Hour 1: CP3's Future, LA Moves
36:25
Stephen talks about what he believe is in CP3's future, the moves that the Lakers need to make, and why the New York Knicks aren't a part of anything.
Jun 19, 2018
Kawhi saga continues
22:06
While Kawhi might want to play in LA, Stephen isn't so quick to think that the Spurs are going to trade him to the Lakers, plus are we sure Paul George is leaving OKC?
Jun 18, 2018
Hour 2: Marc Stein joins
36:07
Stephen talks to Marc Stein about San Antonio's situation with Kawhi and possibly the Lakers, and gives some NBA Draft analysis. He's also baffled by Michael Porter Jr.
Jun 18, 2018
Hour 1: Kawhi Speculation is Overblown
36:02
Stephen talks about the Kawhi Leonard drama (which he thinks is overblown) and the potential for the Lakers to return to being blockbuster.
Jun 18, 2018
Kawhi wants out
22:28
With the news that Kawhi Leonard wants out of San Antonio, Stephen feels Magic has been given a gift to finally get at least one big name to LA.
Jun 15, 2018
Hour 2: Kawhi News, Get to Work Magic
35:06
Stephen gets back into the news that Kawhi wants out of San Antonio and how this is a gift for the taking for Magic Johnson. He also touches on Brady's interview with Oprah.
Jun 15, 2018
Hour 1: Tiger's Downfall is YOUR Fault
34:08
Stephen talks about the US open, and blames the public for Tiger Woods' downfall. He also talks about some Kawhi Leonard news.
Jun 15, 2018
Place your bets
23:03
With New Jersey finally accepting sports betting, Stephen feels this is win for gamblers, sports leagues & the networks that carry them.
Jun 14, 2018
Hour 2: Terence Crawford joins
35:50
Terence Crawford joins Stephen to talk about his winning the WBO welterweight belt last weekend over Jeff Horn. Stephen also touches on some NFL topics.
Jun 14, 2018
Hour 1: Gambling and Darren Rovell joins
36:22
Stephen goes through the pros and cons of legalizing sports gambling and talks to Darren Rovell, who is covering the process. He also has a message for the Lakers organization
Jun 14, 2018
Not so fast?
22:49
Is there a chance that LeBron James to the Lakers might not happen if Paul George decides to stay in OKC? Also should the Celtics be worried about Kyrie's future?
Jun 13, 2018
Hour 2: Michael Collins joins
36:02
Stephen talks to ESPN Golf Guy Michael Collins, who gives him the dirt on the US Open. He also calls Antonio Brown out for some comments he made.
Jun 13, 2018
Hour 1: Good News for Knicks
37:50
There is a chance, a slight chance, that something very good could happen to the New York Knicks. Stephen discusses that and touches on LeBron's landing spot.
Jun 13, 2018
Where will LeBron go?
21:34
As Stephen A. professes his love for Los Angeles, he wonders out loud about the possibility of LeBron James ending up with the Lakers.
Jun 12, 2018
Hour 2: Adrian Wojnarowski joins
36:45
Stephen is joined by Adrian Wojnarowski to talks about everything from the NBA Finals to LeBron and KD's future, the upcoming draft, and more.
Jun 12, 2018
Hour 1: He Loves LA
35:57
Stephen hopes that LeBron will go to LA, it's about time basketball started to matter in that city again. He also gives his thoughts on Kobe's comments relating to that.
Jun 12, 2018
Dwane Casey
10:50
New Pistons Head Coach Dwane Casey joins the show to discuss why he decided to take the Pistons job, plus how does he plan on getting the best of Blake Griffin going forward.
Jun 11, 2018
Not even a game?
21:32
With the Cavs being swept by the Warriors, Stephen A. wonders out loud why couldn't LeBron James lead his team to at least one win in this series.
Jun 11, 2018
Hour 2: Dwane Casey joins
36:28
Stephen talks to the new Head Coach of the Detroit Pistons, Dwane Casey, who reflects on his time with the Raptors and the upcoming challenges he faces.
Jun 11, 2018
Hour 1: Finals Recap
36:21
Stephen recaps the NBA Finals and really has a lot to say about LeBron, and he isn't taking any excuses anymore.
Jun 11, 2018
Is it over?
21:12
With Game four on the horizon, the question needs to be asked if tonight is LeBron's last game in Cleveland as a Cavalier?
Jun 08, 2018
Hour 2: Bob Arum Joins
35:06
Stephen talks to the legendary Bob Arum to preview this weekend's Terence Crawford/Jeff Horn fight, and touches back on the NBA Final's and Trump's comments on the winners.
Jun 08, 2018
Hour 1: Game 4, Trump's Pardon Frenzy
35:55
Stephen starts off with his concerns about tonight's Game 4 of the NBA Finals and transitions into President Trump's bizarre pardon frenzy and messages to athletes.
Jun 08, 2018
Durant showed out
22:04
While Kevin Durant showed out in Game three for the Warriors and put them one win away from winning back to back titles, Bryan Colangelo was shown the door in Philly.
Jun 07, 2018
Hour 2: PJ Tucker
36:07
Stephen talks to PJ Tucker about these NBA Finals and the ups and downs of the overall great season the Rockets had.
Jun 07, 2018
Hour 1: Get Out The Brooms
36:24
Stephen starts off talking about whether or not these NBA Finals can turn around, and transitions to Brian Colangelo's separation from the 76ers and TO's bad decision.
Jun 07, 2018
Hour 2: Jim Gray joins
35:27
Jim Gray joins Stephen to talk about his career and today's boxing landscape and he prepares to be inducted into the International Boxing Hall of Fame.
Jun 06, 2018
Hour 1: NBA Speaking Out
36:18
Stephen talks about LeBron's future, Durant wanting to be validated, and how the NBA can help the NFL amid the anthem controversy.
Jun 06, 2018
Opening Segment
23:37
With the Eagles White House invitation being pulled, Stephen feels that the real story should be how the owners got played, plus this is a PR battle they won't win.
Jun 05, 2018
Hour 2: Terence Crawford joins
36:39
Terence Crawford joins to talk to Stephen about his upcoming fight, and gets back into the Eagles White House controversy.
Jun 05, 2018
Hour 1: Eagles Say No To White House
36:16
Stephen starts with the Eagles decision to not attend the White House as is custom of Championship teams, and gives his thoughts on this PR battle with the NFL.
Jun 05, 2018
Hour 2: Dan Graca & Ryan Hollins filling in
38:21
Dan and Ryan talk about some clues put out by Vegas that hint at where LeBron will be next year and talk more about the Warriors Game 2 victory.
Jun 04, 2018
Hour 1: Dan Graca & Ryan Hollins fill in
38:39
Dan and Ryan talks about how much the Cavs suffered in Game 2 while the wounds are still fresh.
Jun 04, 2018
Hour 2: Tim Legler joins
36:08
You know Stephen had to have on Tim Legler to talk about all of the factors that went into the wild Game 1 of the NBA finals.
Jun 01, 2018
Hour 1: The Legendary JR Smith
35:20
Stephen talks about the legendary mistake JR Smith made in the absolute fiasco that was Game 1 against vs. GSW, but says that the refs deserve some fault in the loss, too.
Jun 01, 2018
Hour 2: Jeff Van Gundy joins
35:25
Stephen is joined by Jeff Van Gundy to preview the Finals and learns that Van Gundy is giving the Cavs less of a chance than Vegas is.
May 31, 2018
Hour 1: Cav's Chances
35:18
Stephen agrees with the rest of the sports world that the Cav's don't have a chance in these finals, and that puts LeBron's greatness into question.
May 31, 2018
Hour 2: Trump and the Anthem Policy
35:06
Stephen starts the hour with Trump's role in the new NFL Anthem policy, and then get into the reaction to Colangelo's allegations and Isiah Thomas' MJ v. LeBron argument.
May 30, 2018
Hour 1: Colangelo, Isiah Thomas joins
36:16
Stephen starts with his personal perspective on the Brian Colangelo allegations, the Isiah Thomas joins to talk NBA Finals AND drop the mic on the MJ v. LeBron debate.
May 30, 2018
Cavs/Warriors four
21:41
The Warriors finished off the Rockets to set up Cavs/Warriors four and while people might be excited, Stephen feels bad for Chris Paul because his body let him down
May 29, 2018
Hour 2: Dan Graca filling in
37:43
Dan Graca jumps in for hour 2 and gives his take on how these Playoffs played out. He also talks about the newly revived MJ v. LeBron debate.
May 29, 2018
Hour 1: Finals are Decided
35:43
Stephen recaps the Warriors win over the Rockets, and feel for Chris Paul being unable to play. He is also not impressed with LeBron despite his success this year.
May 29, 2018
Houston we have a problem.
20:55
As excited as Rocket fans were after Game five, their hopes might have been dampened with Chris Paul's hamstring injury.
May 25, 2018
Dr. Harry Edwards
25:37
Dr. Harry Edwards joins the show to give his perspective on the NFL's new National Anthem policy,.
May 25, 2018
Hour 2: Dr. Harry Edwards joins
37:34
Stephen is joined by Dr. Harry Edwards to discuss the new NFL anthem policy, and what consequences could come of it.
May 25, 2018
Hour 1: Houston, We Have a PROBLEM!
35:38
Stephen gets into the loss of CP3 for the Rockets, while Golden State is choking away the series. Do we give Durant too much of a pass?
May 25, 2018
National Anthem policy
22:24
The NFL has enacted a National Anthem policy and Stephen A. feels it's a bogus policy that doesn't accomplish much.
May 24, 2018
Hour 2: NBA Finals, Sterling Brown
35:37
Stephen stands by his predictions in regards to the NBA Finals, especially tonight's game. He also gets into the excessive force arrest of Sterling Brown.
May 24, 2018
Hour 1: NFL Anthem Policy: Who is Wrong?
36:58
Stephen touches on tonight's Game 5 in Houston, but what's really on his mind it the NFL's new anthem policy.
May 24, 2018
We have a series
22:21
Stephen A. is excited that we finally had a close game in the Conference finals, plus the NFL handed down a new Anthem policy & Stephen feels the NFL hasn't solved the issue.
May 23, 2018
The Stephen A. Smith Show
05:17
Jamie Foxx calls into the show to get on Stephen A. for not getting on Kevin Durant for disappearing late in Game 4.
May 23, 2018
Anthony Joshua
11:52
Heavyweight Champion Anthony Joshua joined the show to talk about the WCF, plus he gets into his potential unification bout against Deontay Wilder.
May 23, 2018
Hour 2: Brian Windhorst, Mystery Guest
36:29
Stephen talks to Brian Windhorst, who breaks down the exciting NBA Conference Finals; and is joined by a mystery guest who, shall we say, gives him a taste of his own medicine
May 23, 2018
Hour 1: Anthem Policy, Anthony Joshua
35:44
Stephen doesn't hold back his thoughts on the NFL's new Anthem policy, and talks to Anthony Joshua, who was at last night's Western Conference Finals game.
May 23, 2018
Hour 2: Nate Robinson joins
36:47
Stephen talks to Nate Robinson about the NBA playoffs and...flag football? He also gets into the age old LeBron v. Jordan debate. You know it never gets old!
May 22, 2018
Hour 1: Uncertainty in the East
36:32
Stephen starts off talking about the uncertainty surrounding the Eastern Conference Finals, and how if the Rockets don't win tonight, the series is over.
May 22, 2018
All or nothing.
32:25
While Lebron James and the Cavs tied the series at two games apiece, Stephen is worried that if the Rockets don't do the same tonight their series is over.
May 22, 2018
Bad Conference Finals
41:10
We got another blowout in the Conference Finals and Stephen A. feels it might be time for the Rockets to shake up their lineup.
May 21, 2018
Hour 2: Brady No-Show, Pippen's Comments
35:36
Stephen doesn't give a damn if Tom Brady doesn't show up to OTAs, especially if it's contract related. He also cannot believe what Scottie Pippen said about LeBron v. Jordan.
May 21, 2018
Hour 1: NBA Conference Blowouts
37:26
Stephen talks about the series of blowouts that has been the NBA Conference Finals, and voices his disappointment in Houston. He also touches on some NFL items.
May 21, 2018
Hour 2: LeBron Comments, Moms on Twitter
35:12
Stephen addresses comments made by Trey Wingo about his LeBron take (this is a can't miss), and transitions to Draymond Green's mom's tweets about KD.
May 18, 2018
Hour 1: PEDs, Reasoning with LeBron
35:21
Stephen starts off talking about Mark Teixeira's comments on Cano's PED use, and asks why LeBron would even want to go to the Finals?
May 18, 2018
Look at the resume
59:13
Stephen A talks about LeBron's NBA Finals legacy, Steph Curry's healht and Mark Teixeira's comments on Robinso Cano testing positive for PED's.
May 18, 2018
The Stephen A. Smith Show
23:18
Stephen A. discusses what the Rockets have built thanks in large part to Daryl Morey, plus what's the right fit for LeBron James?
May 17, 2018
Jeff Van Gundy
13:12
ESPN NBA Analyst Jeff Van Gundy joins the show to talk about both Conference Finals, plus are we overblowing all the "adjustment" talk
May 17, 2018
Daryl Morey
14:14
Rockets GM Daryl Morey joins the show to talk about his teams' game two victory and what changed between game one and two.
May 17, 2018
Hour 2: Lakers Rumors
34:31
Stephen touches back on the Rocket's victory and talks about the very interesting off season the Lakers will be having chasing multiple big names.
May 17, 2018
Hour 1: Jeff Van Gundy, Daryl Morey join
37:57
Stephen talks to Jeff Van Gundy about the adjustments the Rockets made from Game 1 to Game 2 and talks to Daryl Morey about the obsession with beating the Warriors.
May 17, 2018
Cavs are in trouble
26:19
After losing game two to the Celtics, Stephen A. wonders out loud did some of the Cavs just give up?
May 16, 2018
Hour 2: Gambling, David Tepper
36:15
Stephen thinks that various leagues will do just fine with legalized gambling, and talks about new Panther's Head Coach David Tepper.
May 16, 2018
Hour 1: Do the Cavs Want It?
35:56
Stephen has a lot of questions for the Cavs following their Game 2 loss last night, and is Stephen becoming soft? Iconic caller Carlton thinks so.
May 16, 2018
Hour 2: Dan Graca and Keyshawn Johnson filling in
36:45
Dan and Keyshawn talk about the upcoming Game 2 of the Eastern Conference Finals, and the news of Robinson Cano being suspended 80 games for violating the PED policy.
May 15, 2018
Hour 1: Dan Graca and Keyshawn Johsnson filling in
37:41
Dan and Keyshawn talk about the Warriors Game 1 win over the Rockets. Is this series over? They debate whether or not the Warriors dominance is good for the NBA.
May 15, 2018
Hour 2: Dan Graca and Keyshawn Johnson filling in
37:27
Dan and Keyshawn turn their attention to the NBA Playoffs, including the Cav's 25-point loss and Game 1 of Rockets - Warriors tonight.
May 14, 2018
Hour 1: Dan Graca and Keyshawn Johsnson filling in
37:45
Dan and Keyshawn talk about the legalization of sports betting in New Jersey and the other states that might follow suit, as well as Mark Cuban's comments on it.
May 14, 2018
Raptors fire Casey
21:24
Stephen A. is a little irate as to why the Raptors would fire Dwane Casey for losing to Lebron James especially since their roster wasn't built to beat him.
May 11, 2018
Hour 2: Playoffs, Matt Patricia
35:11
Stephen starts off talking NBA Playoffs, and the long road LeBron has ahead of him. He also gets into what he thinks about Matt Patricia's current situation.
May 11, 2018
Hour 1: Fired
33:22
Stephen is not happy with the news that Dwane Casey was fired, and addresses the heat he got for saying that Brett Brown should be.
May 11, 2018
Hour 2: Dan Graca filling in, Keith Hernandez joins
36:57
Dan Graca jumps in for Stephen, he talks to Keith Hernandez about his new book and the Met's struggles since their impressive start, as well as Matt Harvey's career.
May 10, 2018
Hour 1: Final Four are Set
34:49
Only four teams remain in the NBA Playoffs, and Stephen breaks down who he thinks will make it out of this round and why.
May 10, 2018
The West is set
26:14
With both the Rockets & Warriors wrapping up their respective series Stephen A. marvels at the play of Chris Paul.
May 09, 2018
Hour 2: Michael Kay Joins
34:56
Stephen talks about Mike James' place in the NFL vs. weed saga, talks to Michael Kay about the Yankees, and gives his conditional prediction for BOS v. PHI.
May 09, 2018
Hour 1: Who Wins the West?
34:18
Stephen talks about the exciting match-up the NBA has in the West, which would be better if these officials would lay off doing one thing.
May 09, 2018
History of pain
32:52
With David Fizdale being introduced to NY, Stephen A. wanted to welcome him and remind him about the pain the Knicks have caused their fans while hoping he can help change it.
May 08, 2018
Hour 2: Kylia Carter, Malcolm Jenkins
36:36
Stephen gets into Wendell Carter's argument against the NCAA and Malcolm Jenkin's current situation with NFL owners.
May 08, 2018
Hour 1: Fizdale Presser, LeBron Praise
35:25
Stephen thinks David Fizdale was being too PC at his introductory press conference, and is torn about the NBA Playoffs.
May 08, 2018
The Greatness of LeBron
45:46
Stephen A. discusses the greatness of Lebron James and might he be playing his best ball at the moment. Plus, he shares why Big Ben only has himself to blame.
May 07, 2018
Hour 2: 76ers Avoiding Sweep, Ben Roethlisberger
35:44
Stephen starts off talking about the 76ers, who need to avoid being swept by the Celtics, and Ben Roethlisberger's hurt feelings about the draft.
May 07, 2018
Hour 1: LeBron, Van Gundy News
35:57
Stephen goes on a rant about LeBron James, who is fresh off of a buzzer beater, and discusses the news of the Pistons firing Van Gundy.
May 07, 2018
Fizdale it is.
30:25
While Stephen A. is ok with the hiring of David Fizdale, he is worried that the culture won't change when it comes to MSG, plus could Brett Brown be coaching for his job?
May 04, 2018
Hour 2: Would This Trade Work?
36:21
Stephen brings up a hypothetical NBA trade that he thinks could work for both teams, and addresses Kanye West's remarks about slavery.
May 04, 2018