Smith opened up about a variety of topics, including a tennis match between Coco Gauff and her opponent, highlighting the umpire’s failure to address time violations.
He praised Gauff for expressing herself articulately and respectfully while defending her right to begin the game promptly. Smith stressed the importance of adhering to the rules and commended Gauff for taking a stand. The conversation then shifted to Smith’s commitment to his career, explaining his relentless work ethic and passion for what he does. Smith highlighted how he constantly educates and challenges himself, always keeping his mind engaged in his various shows and debates. He also shared his competitive drive, drawing motivation from past losses to strive for victory and success in his profession. Smith took a moment to discuss his personal health, explaining how COVID-19 almost took him out.