He has been a beat writer covering the Philadelphia 76ers, Temple University basketball and football, and college sports for the Philadelphia Inquirer. Smith is also a frequent commentator on local radio programs, and is a guest speaker at high schools in the Philadelphia area and colleges across the country.
Now a general columnist for The Philadelphia Inquirer, he most recently wrote columns on the NBA and pro basketball.
ESPN radio host.
Originally from Hollis, Queens.
He has been a fan of "General Hospital" (1963) for 40 years. He was given the role of Brick on the soap's March 31, 2016, episode after Maurice Benard was a guest on his show and found out he was a longtime viewer.
Inducted into the Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association (CIAA) in 2017.