The commentator made his feelings known on Friday's episode of "First Take."
The commentator maligned having to talk basketball with Kellerman last month.
"Essentially, ESPN has no problem inciting an angry social media mob, no matter who gets offended, as long as it offends a minority but increases viewership...
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Pitaro also noted that executives at ESPN plan to address issues around diversity and inclusion at a company-wide town hall later in the month.
Smith made the controversial comments on Monday's episode of "First Take."
The ESPN talent was lambasted on social media for the comments.
The ESPN Anchor appeared on "The Jake Asman Show on SportsMap Radio"
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