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ESPN suspends Stephen A. Smith over Ray Rice commentary

Posted July 30th, 2014 @ 4:58am

Despite making an on-air apology for his comments, ESPN commentator Stephen A. Smith has been suspended from radio and TV broadcasts for one week.  Read more HERE

Below you can view his original comments and subsequent apology

ESPN host Stephen A Smith set off a firestorm when discussing footballer Ray Price’s two game suspension for knocking his fiancé unconscious. Smith said that women often provoke men into committing domestic violence. He has now apologized.

To see original source, go to DAILY MAIL UK

Meanwhile, "The View", host Whoopi Goldberg defended Stephen.

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