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'First Take' Host Stephen A. Smith Reveals How He Hurt His Arm: "Know You All Laughing at Me"


When Stephen A. Smith returned to ESPN’s First Take on July 29 after a short hiatus, the TV personality was sporting a brand-new accessory: an arm sling

The 51-year-old barely addressed the injury in his first show back, but when he was inundated with questions from curious viewers, the journalist revealed in a behind-the-scenes video why he’s wearing the brace.

What happened to Stephen A. Smith’s arm?

In a tweet on July 26, Stephen told followers that he tore his rotator cuff while boxing, but went into a little more detail after coming back to work.