Jay Williams Reveals He Got Death Threats for Defending Kyrie Irving

Previously, Stephen A. Smith and Jay Williams got into a heated exchange over Kyrie Irving and the issues the player is dealing with in terms of the COVID-19 vaccine. Smith went on to say, “I’ve been covering the NBA now for almost 25 years. This is some of the stupidest nonsense I’ve ever seen. Just flat-out stupid.” Williams responded and went on to defend Irving for his takes. Since then, Williams revealed he received death threats for defending Kyrie Irving. While speaking to TMZ, Williams spoke on the backlash he’s been receiving,…

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Stephen A. Smith Issues Apology to Damian Lillard for Overlooking Him

  Stephen A. Smith took a moment to issue an apology to Damian Lillard during Monday’s (February 15) edition of First Take. Smith stated that he, along with other sports journalists, have overlooked Lillard when it comes to his abilities on the court, and he added that he’s at the top of the list. Smith explained, “We all know how great Damian Lillard is, we just don’t talk about it enough. And we don’t talk about it so much that we take this man for granted.” Smith added that as…

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