Curt Shilling shoots down 'racist' Stephen A. Smith's offer

Curt Schilling has zero interest in sitting across from Stephen A. Smith on the debate desk. Schilling has been critical of ESPN since the network fired him last month after multiple controversial social media posts. Smith, who was among those Schilling mentioned by name while blasting the company, responded earlier this week by challenging the former major league pitcher to a debate...
11 days ago  |  Discuss

Stephen A. Smith goes off on Curt Schilling

Stephen A. Smith doesn’t like people who trash ESPN on their way out. He especially didn’t like when Curt Schilling said that ESPN fired him for his conservative views. On his SiriuxXM Mad Dog Radio show, Smith started by at first using a broad brush to start up his rant: “I can’t stand people who worked for ESPN that depart from ESPN clearly harboring whatever bitterness...
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13 days ago  |  Discuss

Dennis Miller tells Bill O’Reilly “It’s like ESPN-O-R-T-H Korea” after Schilling

Comedian and former Monday Night Football personality turned strongly-conservative commentator Dennis Miller apparently has some strong thoughts on ESPN. As Michael McCarthy writes at The Sporting News, Miller appeared on Bill O’Reilly’s “The O’Reilly Factor” Fox News show Wednesday night and compared the Worldwide Leader to North Korea for firing Curt Schilling and then...
Via Awful Announcing
16 days ago  |  Discuss

Curt Schilling reveals how much he was making at ESPN

Former Major League Baseball pitcher Curt Schilling was fired from ESPN last month after what many believed was a series of social media posts made in poor taste. On Monday, he joined Dan Patrick to talk about the situation, and he dropped a few interesting nuggets. Schilling revealed that he was making $2.5 million per year at ESPN, and accused the network of favoring liberal employees...
Via College Spun
20 days ago  |  Discuss

Shilling wants to charge fans to watch games with him virtually?

Curt Schilling took to social media this week to hint at a possible endeavor where he would charge fans to watch baseball games, among other sporting events, with him virtually via the Periscope streaming video service. The outspoken analyst, who was fired by ESPN last month after posting anti-transgender comments on social media — evidently the final straw after a long line...
Via Sportress of Blogitude
24 days ago  |  Discuss

Curt Schilling's wife goes off on ESPN over alleged snub

Curt Schilling has company in his foxhole as he wages war against ESPN. The polarizing ex-MLB pitcher has hammered his former employer in interviews and on social media in recent weeks after the network cut ties with the outspoken analyst. ESPN dumped Schilling after he shared a controversial Facebook post about transgenders. Schilling claimed to be the victim of a double-standard...
26 days ago  |  Discuss

Curt Schilling and sports media's lie of 'telling it like it is'

There are plenty of ways to describe the national nightmare that has been Curt Schilling’s post-playing career. Controversial is too safe a word. An abject disaster may be light. Awful? Terrible? Fraudulent, to borrow from his defense of another abhorrent social media post? How about unsurprising? People like the former pitching great take pride in being unfiltered because it...
Via The Sports Fan Journal
April 21, 2016  |  Discuss

Curt Schilling fired by ESPN day after sharing anti-transgender people meme

Curt Schilling is out of a job. The former Major League Baseball pitcher was fired by ESPN one day after sharing an anti-transgender people meme on his Facebook page. “ESPN is an inclusive company,” ESPN said in a statement, via The New York Times. “Curt Schilling has been advised that his conduct was unacceptable and his employment with ESPN has been terminated.” Schilling...
April 20, 2016  |  Discuss

Schilling on anti-transgender post: ‘I stated a fact’

Curt Schilling feels as though he is being targeted by the media over the latest controversy he has managed to drum up. Schilling shared an anti-transgender meme on his Facebook page Monday, and it ended up going viral on Tuesday. He also expressed his opinion on the subject of transgender people using public restrooms. You can read his thoughts and see the meme here. In an interview...
Via Larry Brown Sports
April 20, 2016  |  Discuss

Schilling in hot water over another controversial opinion

Curt Schilling kept his job with ESPN despite his most recent ignorant remarks about Hillary Clinton last month, but will he be as fortunate this time after sharing an anti-transgender post on social media? On Monday, Schilling posted a meme on Facebook that included an offensive stereotype of a transgender person and made his thoughts clear on the issue of transgender people accessing...
Via Larry Brown Sports
April 19, 2016  |  Discuss

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