ESPN’s Stephen A. Smith Responds To On-Air Racial Slur Controversy


| October 26, 2012 - 5:29 pm

ESPN’s Stephen A. Smith is under fire recently for saying something that he shouldn’t have said—but did he even say it at all?

Yahoo! Sports reports that Smith got a little to excited on ESPN’s First Take when speaking on Kobe Bryant missing a game with a foot injury, allegedly saying “N**ga please” to describe his disbelief.

Here’s the original video at the center of the controversy:

Since the initial controversy, Smith has responded to the backlash. See his reaction below:

What do you guys think? Did he or didn’t he? Let us know your opinion.