Tag Archives: ESPN

Sportscenter: Michael Smith & Jemele Hill terminated over poor television ratings

Michael & Jemele fired from ‘SC6.’ Mass Appeal Wire Reports BRISTOL — Michael Smith has joined former co-host Jemele Hill on Sportscenter’s contraction list. After hosting Friday’s 6 PM edition, the 38-year-old Smith signed off for the very last time. “Michael is a talented commentator and we greatly appreciate and value his contributions and creativity,” said ESPN Executive Vice President Norby ...

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ESPN anchor Jemele Hill ‘slams’ President Trump & Cowboys owner Jerry Jones

Jemele Hill gets herself suspended. Mass Appeal Wire Reports BRISTOL, Conn — Sportscenter host Jemele Hill, who ruffled feathers last month when she disseminated tweets labeling President Donald Trump a ‘white supremacist,’ received a 2-week suspension from ESPN on Monday for what network officials are calling a violation of the company’s social media policy. After Dallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones ...

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Filmmaker Spike Lee disses Kansas City

Spike Lee disses Kansas City, Mayor James responds. Mass Appeal Wire Reports NEW YORK — Filmmaker Spike Lee, a loyal New York Yankees fan, doesn’t think too highly of Kansas City. The man who concocted the controversial 80s film “Do The Right Thing” pulled for the New York Mets in the World Series because… well… they’re in New York. Spike ...

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