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Sekou Smith

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Gossiping vs Sourcing, Is Shaq an Alien?, Lebron vs Kobe vs KD, RIP Sekou Smith, and more

Cheries World

Gossiping vs Sourcing, Is Shaq an Alien?, Lebron vs Kobe vs KD, RIP Sekou Smith, and more

1hr 7mins

3 Feb 2021

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Talking Jim Brown. Remembering Sekou Smith

Edge of Sports

This week we are speaking to the cowriter of Jim Brown's 1989 autobiography Out of Bounds, former ESPN Outside the Lines reporter Steve Delsohn. We are talking about the portrayal of Brown in the lauded film, One Night in Miami. We are also talking to Michael Lee of the Washington Post about the passing of NBA journalism icon Sekou Smith. I also have choice words about the possibility of holding the Olympics in Florida, Just Stand Up and Just Sit Down awards and more. We also have “Choice Words” about the possibility of holding the Olympics in Florida in the middle of a global pandemic. In addition, we have “Just Stand Up” and “Just Sit Down” awards to Kamiah Adams Beal for a tweet she published after a Wizards loss and people claiming that Tom Brady is the greatest athlete in American team sports after yet another Super Bowl appearance. We also have some words about the passing of another all-time great, Temple legendary basketball coach John Chaney. All this and more on this week’s show! Steve Delsohn Twitter: @stevendelsohn https://www.delsohn.com/president Michael Lee Twitter: @MrMichaelLee https://www.washingtonpost.com/people/michael-lee/ Zirin, He Had a Hammer: Henry Aaron Presente https://www.thenation.com/article/society/hank-aaron-obituary-politics/ — http://www.edgeofsportspodcast.com/ | http://twitter.com/EdgeOfSportsPod | http://fb.com/edgeofsportspod | email us: edgeofsports@gmail.com | Edge of Sports hotline: 401-426-3343 (EDGE) — Advertising Inquiries: https://redcircle.com/brandsPrivacy & Opt-Out: https://redcircle.com/privacy

1hr 9mins

1 Feb 2021

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Damian Lillard at the buzzer, again / this week's top performances / early All-Star calls / Sekou Smith

Barnards on the NBA

In this thirty-second very lightly produced installment of Barnards on the NBA, dad Matt and now 10-year old son Emilio delve into the latest notable happenings across the NBA landscape over the past week. We also consider Emilio's very early All-Star selections and bid a sad farewell to essential NBA commentator and reporter Sekou Smith. This episode features conversation about: Damian Lillard's monster week and epic buzzer beater vs. the Bulls the Jazz running off 11 straight wins before running into the Nuggets and a huge Nikola Jokic performance LeBron exploding in front of his hometown fans in Cleveland triple doubles from Luka Doncic, Domantas Sabonis, Ben Simmons and James Harden big time efforts from Rudy Gobert, Trae Young, Giannis Antetokounmpo, LaMelo Ball and Delon Wright injuries to Marcus Smart and De'Andre Hunter  Listen in and let us know if you have any questions or comments about what we're doing! Get in touch at barnardsonthenba@gmail.com.


1 Feb 2021

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Remembering Sekou Smith, NBA reporter, host, friend

Posted Up with Chris Haynes

On this edition of Posted Up with Chris Haynes, we pay tribute to NBA reporter Sekou Smith, who passed away at the age of 48 due to COVID-19. Smith was most notably known for his work on NBA TV and was the host and creator of NBA.com’s “Hang Time” podcast and blog, but was also a mentor and advocate for young NBA reporters starting out and friend and confidant to veterans in the NBA space.Yahoo’s Vincent Goodwill, Marc J. Spears from ESPN’s The Undefeated, Marc Stein from the New York Times and Morgann Mitchell of Turner Sports join Chris to remember Sekou’s life and work, look back at their collective time with Sekou in the NBA’s ‘bubble,’ and share their favorite stories and memories.We’ll miss you, brother.Check out the rest of the Yahoo Sports Podcast family at https://apple.co/2Abi8jk or at yahoosports.com/podcasts See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

1hr 27mins

28 Jan 2021

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Wall vs. Westbrook, Lamar Hurd Talks Blazers & RIP Sekou Smith

No Dunks

On Wed.'s ep. of No Dunks, the guys pay tribute to longtime NBA reporter and analyst Sekou Smith before discussing the John Wall vs. Russell Westbrook matchup, whether the Wizards should trade Bradley Beal, Clint Capela sniffin' roast beef, the Utah Jazz pairing offense with defense, and juicy NBA rumors involving the Pelicans' Lonzo Ball and J.J. Redick, the Warriors' Kelly Oubre Jr., and the Pistons' Derrick Rose. That, plus Blazers TV analyst Lamar Hurd joins the pod to talk about Portland's up-and-down season, the challenges of calling games remotely, why he considers Damian Lillard the best leader in sport, and more.Subscribe to No Dunks on YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/NoDunksInc Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

1hr 22mins

27 Jan 2021

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Tribute to Sekou Smith, Hawks beat Clippers, and are the Pelicans moving Lonzo?

The NBA Daily Ding

Mo Dakhil and James Edwards III discuss the NBA action from Tuesday January 26th, a tribute to Sekou Smith, Jazz roll past the Knicks, the return of Westbrook to Houston, trading Lonzo, remembering Kobe, and more. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices


27 Jan 2021

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Life Inside the NBA Bubble with Sekou Smith

Sports Business Classroom Audio Experience

Sekou Smith is an award-winning writer, reporter and multimedia specialist who has spent two decades covering basketball around the globe, from the grassroots level to the NBA as well as at the Olympics and World Cup competitions. Smith has worked as a Senior Analyst for NBA Digital (NBA TV and NBA.com) since 2009, serving as both an analyst and reporter on NBA TV’s Game Time and as an analyst on NBA TV’s The Beat with Vince Cellini and David Aldridge. In this episode we discuss:Sekou’s experience in the NBA bubbleQuality of play in OrlandoWhat the Lakers’ championship meantHow coverage will change in the futureSmith is the creator and host of NBA.com’s Hang Time Podcast and the creator and editor of NBA.com’s Hang Time Blog. Before joining Turner Sports and NBA Digital, Smith spent more than a decade as a national NBA writer and beat writer for the Indianapolis Star and Atlanta Journal-Constitution and is a longtime member of the Pro Basketball Writers Association. Prior to his time covering the NBA, Smith spent six years covering college football, basketball, and baseball for the Jackson Clarion-Ledger, focusing on the Southeastern Conference. Host Beau Estes asks Sekou multiple questions about his personal experiences from his time in Orlando inside the NBA Bubble. Connect with Beau Estes: Twitter Connect with Sekou Smith: Instagram | LinkedIn |Twitter


28 Oct 2020

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Heat vs Celtics Preview w/ Sekou Smith, Raptors vs Celtics Recap & Rockets vs Lakers Recap

The Playgrounder

Sekou Smith joins the show to preview the ECF matchup between the Heat and Celtics (1:40). Matt and Zach then recap the Celtics vs Raptors by giving away player awards, and then recap the Lakers vs Rockets series (32:17).

1hr 5mins

13 Sep 2020

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#1200 - Sekou Smith from NBA.com - Raptors End Game

The Rapcast by Raptors Republic

Host Lukas Weese chats with Senior Basketball Writer for NBA.com and the host of "The Hang Time" Podcast Sekou Smith.Topics include:- Life in the NBA Bubble.- Reporting on the unprecedented NBA Playoffs.- How the Boston Celtics outplayed the Toronto Raptors in Game 5.- Raptors Pascal Siakam as the number one scoring option.- The emergence of Jamal Murray and the plethora of Canadian Basketball talent.- Interviewing broadcasters Kevin Harlan, Taylor Rooks, and Jared Greenberg.- Transitioning to digital from working in newspapers.- Advice for young journalists. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices


8 Sep 2020

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Full Ep: Sekou Smith & Arthur Triche talk NBA & more! 9 3 20

Tate's Take

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3 Sep 2020