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Super Bowl or BUST for Tom Brady & the Bucs? Mad Dog isn't buying it | First TakeThe biggest X-factor for the Bucs is Tom Brady & an improvement of the head coach - Mike TannenbaumBaker Mayfield doesn't have many options! - Mike Tannenbaum | First TakeStephen A. has thoughts on Mad Dog's A-List | First TakeStephen A.: INSULTING to Tom Bradys legacy SURPRISE! The families of NFL Live imitate their dads ON AIR for Father's Day!Can someone get Mad Dog some new glasses?! Mad Dog's UNREAL A-List: Best sports fan bases by city | First TakeWould a 4th ring put Steph Curry in the Top-10 of all time? | First TakeStephen A.: This is BLASPHEMY but I would REPLACE Wilt with Steph Curry! | First TakeMad Dogs MILE LONG list of whos better than Steph Curry JJ Redicks reaction to Stephen A.s hot take JJ Redick details how Jayson Tatum needs to step up in Game 6 | First TakeIs Stephen A. changing up his NBA Finals prediction | First TakeStephen A. vs. Mad Dog Russo vs. JJ Redick Who needs to help Steph most in Game 6? | First TakeStephen A.s not calling it OLD MEDIAits called being accountable Stephen A. responds to Draymond Green saying he acts like the new media sometimes | First TakeStephen A.'s Shaq impression SUMMER JJ Redick is in full effect Stephen A.'s biggest reasons why the Celtics lost Game 5 | First TakeStephen A. says its IDIOTIC to think the Celtics have figured out how to slow Steph Curry downJayson Tatum & Jaylen Brown are 'turning the ball over in pivotal minutes' - Stephen A. | First TakeIs Anthony Davis a Top-7 player when healthy? First Take debatesYOU ARE DANCIN BRO! Warriors have FLUMMOXED the Celtics 'Let me put MYSELF on blast!' - Stephen A. during an Anthony Davis debate | First TakeJJ Redick: The Warriors look like the better team! | First TakeStephen A. has some thoughts on JJ Redick's haircut | First TakeJJ Redick on Draymond: He hasn't been a scorer in a long time & won't be in the future! | First TakeStephen A. NOT HAVING JJ Redicks RIDICULOUS TAKE about Anthony Davis Reacting to Anthony Davis saying he hasn't shot a basketball since April 5 | First TakeShaq stole the show on First Take Stephen A. divorcing LA?! Stephen A.'s Miami fits were something else Shaq on Top 10 all time NBA players: Steph Curry is ALREADY in my company! | First TakeWHY WAS SHAQ SO LATE TO FIRST TAKE?! Stephen A. DEMANDS answers Warriors problems are they GO AWAY from Steph Curry pick & rolls Stephen A.: Chess match between Ime Udoka vs. Steve Kerr Stephen A. on Draymond: This is one of the most HORRIFIC performances we've ever seen | First TakeStephen A. thanks 'Professor Redick' for wrapping up a First Take segment JJ Redick on Celtics defense: The game plan is NOT to slow down Steph Curry! | First TakeJay Williams, Stephen A. & Pat Bev GO AT IT debating a 2-on-2 match Stephen A. already picks the Warriors to make the Conference Finals next season | First TakeIf the Warriors lose the Finals, people are gonna look at Draymond Green differently - Stephen A.Stephen A. says he hasnt decided if he wants Pat Bev to be his partner in a game of 2-on-2 'LeBron James deserves ownership of an NBA franchise' - Stephen A. | First TakePat Bev disagrees with Stephen A. over the Warriors matching up with the Celtics | First TakeStephen A. has an 'EXTREME' concern about Steph Curry heading into Game 4 | First TakePat Bev wants to team up with Stephen A. to play JJ Redick & JWill 2-on-2 | First TakePat Bev doesn't think the NBA has to change anything regarding the 82-game season | First TakeStephen A.: Jordan Poole needs to STEP UP! | First TakeIce Cube on NBA Finals predictions, Lakers outlook & his Raiders! | First TakeStephen A. to Steve Kerr: What you're doing AIN'T good enough! | First TakeStephen A. strolls in during Mollys segment Stephen A.: Draymond's performance indicated he wasn't ready to play! | First TakeA Kendrick Perkins sized Harvard mug Stephen A.'s motivational rant for Draymond Green | First TakeBig Perk is LIVE from...Harvard? | First TakeStephen A. on toughness of the NBA: The game has been changed for the better! | First TakeMad Dog: When is Roger Goodell going to take a stance on Deshaun Watson?! | First TakeJJ Redick unpacks Draymond Green's comments about toughness in the NBA | First TakeStephen A. & Mad Dog sticking with their NBA Finals picks?! | First TakeStephen A. & JJ Redick sound OFF debating if the NBA has gotten softer 'It's Klay Thompson that is my concern' - Stephen A. previews Game 3 | First TakeStephen A.: Look at me, there are worse things to look at 'Draymond makes a point' - Stephen A.'s thoughts on Green's comments after Game 2 technical | Get UpJohn Salleys opinions on the 2022 NBA Finals & Sneakerella | Stephen As WorldJJ Redick's best takes, top moments & most heated debates so far at ESPN Stephen A. & JJ Redick outline PROS & CONS of a shortened NBA season | First TakeStephen A.: Klay Thompson HAS to play better to win this series! | First TakeStephen A.: If LeBron & AD are healthy the Lakers can overcome enough to make the playoffsCJ McCollum stresses SACRIFICE for Lakers next season | First TakeStephen A. & JJ Redick debate their concern with Klay Thompson's play in the Finals | First TakeSwagu gets FRUSTRATED with Stephen A. during a Rams debate | First TakeCJ McCollum on a potential shortened NBA season: You have to adapt! | First TakeStephen A., JJ Redick & CJ McCollum talk SHORTENED NBA season?! | First TakeJJ Redick admits he was wrong about the Celtics to Stephen A. | First TakeJJ Redick: You have not seen the best of Jayson Tatum yet! | First TakeStephen A. says Donovan Mitchell should want to leave the Utah Jazz | First TakeStephen A. gives context to viewers on CJ McCollum's status as NBPA President | First TakeStephen A. calls out JJ Redick: 'BE CAREFUL!' | First TakeCJ McCollum: Draymond Green is the engine of this Warriors team | First TakeStephen A.: Offensively there is too much pressure on Steph Curry! | First TakeBOTH OF YALL ARE WRONG! Stephen A. educates JJ & CJ on NBA Finals pressure! | First TakeJJ Redick: I still dont know what a PICK EM series is! | First TakeLETS NAME NAMES! - Stephen A. HITS OUT at Celtics Game 2 performance | SportsCenterStephen A.: Celtics were SLOPPY & played with NO URGENCY! | NBA CountdownStephen A. calls Game 2 a 'MUST-WIN' for Golden State | NBA CountdownStephen A. reacts to LeBron becoming the NBAs first active player worth $1B | First TakeCooper Kupp really wants OBJ back with the Rams & isn't sure Aaron Donald will return | First TakePerk doesn't envision the Warriors overcoming the Celtics' athleticism & size | First TakeMagic Johnson & Stephen A. reveal their MOST important matchups of the NBA Finals | NBA CountdownEASY! - Stephen A. says he can score a bucket on JJ Redick & JWill | First TakeStephen A. asks JJ Redick who he had a better chance at winning a championship with | First TakeJayson Tatum's decision making is the key to his game! - JJ Redick | First TakeLeBron or Steph: Who finishes with more NBA rings? | First TakeStephen A. reacts to JWill & Keyshawn DOMINATING Bart & Hahn in 2-on-2 | First TakeThe Celtics CAN'T withstand a high turnover night! - JJ Redick | First TakeStephen A. argues that this NBA Finals will be Steph Curry's toughest challenge yet | First TakeWHO YA GOT?! Stephen A.s predicts ESPNs 2 vs. 2 matchup Stephen A. on KD's comments to Draymond Green: He's just talkin basketball! | First TakeStephen A.: Michael Jordan is responsible for changing the game! | First TakeStephen A. & Mad Dog Russo get HEATED debating Steph Curry's legacy & the NBA Finals | First TakeNBA Finals: Steph's legacy, Tatum's potential greatness & Klay's HUNGER | Swagu & PerkStephen A.'s EPIC AIN'T NO WAY comments | Stephen As WorldJJ Redick: KD & Kyrie shouldn't look bad for leaving their former teams | First TakeKendrick Perkins compares Warriors to a good roux for Gumbo | First TakePerk: LeBron James lives rent free in everybody's head! | First TakeThe biggest X-factor in the 2022 NBA Finals: Andrew Wiggins? Marcus Smart? | First TakeStephen A. likes the Warriors as favorites over the Celtics in the 2022 NBA Finals | First TakeStephen A. & Perk say the Heat should add Bradley Beal during the NBA offseason | First TakeFirst Take crew offers up verdict for Darvin Hams Lakers appointment Will Steph Curry surpass Kevin Durant if he wins NBA Finals MVP? | First TakeStephen A: NO ISSUE with Jimmy Butler's 3-point shot | First TakePerk from the rooftops: I WAS AN NBA PLAYER! | First TakeThe Celtics have one of the BEST DEFENSES in NBA HISTORY - Kendrick Perkins | First TakeStephen A. & Kendrick Perkins have HEATED DEBATE about Jimmy Butlers last shot | First TakeStephen A. is sad he won't be going to Miami for the NBA Finals | First TakeNeed a beach Stephen A.?! Martha's Vineyard is only 45 minutes away Stephen A. Smith offers up GAME 7 REACTION! Stephen A. making NO EXCUSEShes going Celtics in Game 7 Stephen A.s ONE WORD to describe Celtics pressure: IMMENSE! | NBA CountdownStephen A.: Game 7 will define Jayson Tatum and Jaylen Brown for YEARS TO COME | SportsCenterTracy McGrady launches new 1-on-1 league | First TakeJimmy Butler is big time, but not enough to be the best player on a championship team - Stephen A.THEY'RE LIMPING MORE THAN ME - Stephen A. on Miami Heat's injuries | First TakeThe Celtics arent running from NOBODY! - Stephen A. | First TakeDiscussing the significance of this NBA Finals for Stephen Curry | First TakeKlay Thompson is EVERYTHING to the Warriors title chances - Stephen A. | First TakeStephen A. and Pat Bev on the gap between LeBron & Curry | Get UpKendrick Perkins has kept some receipts from Patrick Beverley Damien Woody disagrees with Stephen A. stance on Colin Kaepernicks potential return | First TakeStephen A., Pat Bev & Perk face off in a heated James Harden debate | First TakeNO WAY IN HELL you can invest in a long-term deal with Kyrie Irving - Stephen A. | First TakeStephen A. questions whether Colin Kaepernick can still play in the NFL | First TakeLuka Doncic isnt going down without swinging - Perk on Mavs chances to push series to a Game 7Perk recognizes the Celtics' 'SPECTACULAR' defense: Length, athleticism & heart! | First TakeHeat are going home, THIS IS OVER - Stephen A. predicts Boston advances to the Finals | First TakeStephen A. PERPLEXED about why Kyrie Irving got an All-NBA vote | NBA CountdownStephen A. CLEARLY disagrees with Mad Dog calling Miami the WORST sports town | First TakeWarriors or Celtics: Who has the better chance at winning multiple titles? | First TakeBOOK OF PERKINS! Stephen A. & Perk crack up at his memorable quips | First TakeStephen A. trolls Michael Irvin for his outfits | First TakeKevin Garnett slams Lakers coaching finalists | First TakeThe Patriots are in DANGER of being at the bottom of the AFC East - Marcus Spears | First TakePerk applauds the Celtics' 'ELITE DEFENSE' for shutting down the Heat in Game 4 | First TakeStephen A. breaks down the message sent by the Celtics in Game 4 | First TakeStephen A. on Lakers coach opening: It's gotta be someone with CACHET! | First TakeStephen A.: The Warriors are selfless, more experienced & better shooters! | First TakeStephen A. to JJ Redick: Youre absolutely rightbut I DONT CARE! | First TakeStephen A. still has the Celtics beating the Heat in 7 games | First TakeStephen A.s VERDICT of what went right for Heat vs. Celtics in Game 3 | SportsCenterStephen A. DOESNT LIKE any of the Lakers head coach frontrunners | NBA CountdownStephen A. is the gift that keeps on giving! Did he tweak his hip?! Jerry Jones impersonations! Tim Legler argues that the Warriors are best suited to win the NBA title | First Take'Beantown wassup?!' - Perk says Boston showed they're the NBA's best team in Game 2 | First TakeCan Jimmy Butler be considered a Top-5 player in the NBA? First Take debatesPatrick Beverley STOLE THE SHOW with his NBA analysis on ESPN Stephen A.: KD will be remembered as the dude who left Steph Curry for Kyrie! | First TakeLuka Doncic is NOT a better offensive player than Kevin Durant - Stephen A. | First TakeMad Dog: The Celtics got DESTROYED in the 3rd quarter! | First TakeSwagu: I would LOVE to see Kevin Hart roast Tom Brady | NFL LiveStephen A. Smith NOT jumping off the Warriors bandwagonyet! | Stephen As WorldONLY LUKA! Stephen A. Smith HEAPS PRAISE on Doncic | Stephen As WorldJJ Redick went back and forth with Pat Bev when discussing Jayson Tatums defense Stephen A. reacts to Nike being unlikely to extend Kyrie Irvings shoe deal | First TakeStephen A. & Pat Bev look back on the challenges of playing in the NBA bubble | First TakeStephen A. to Pat Bev: Just because you're honest doesn't mean you're right! | First TakeStephen A.: There's a WHOLE LOT of point guards better than James Harden this year! | First TakeStephen A. brags about chillin' in Miami | First TakePat Bev: The Warriors are here and they ain't going nowhere! | First TakeCan the Celtics win Game 1 without Marcus Smart? First Take debatesStephen A. & JJ Redick get HEATED during a Heat vs. Celtics debate | First TakeStephen A. is loving Miami already | First TakeNOBODY wants to travel to Miami as badly as Stephen A. | First TakeWhy Stephen A. is worried about the Boston Celtics | First TakeStephen A., Pat Bev & JJ Redick debate: Was this Chris Paul's last shot at a title? | First TakeStephen A. to Pat Bev: YOU are not the same as James Harden! | First TakeSUPERMAX for James Harden?! Stephen A., JJ Redick & Patrick Beverley debate | First TakePatrick Beverley on Devin Booker: Whats he done before though?! | First TakeIt's Stephen A. vs. Pat Bev vs. JJ Redick talking Celtics-Bucks Game 7 on First Take Stephen A. on what went wrong for Suns: EVERYTHING! | First TakeStephen A.: CP3 & the Suns got an 'EPIC BUTT-WHIPPING' from the Mavericks in Game 7 | Get UpChris Paul is going to REMIND everyone just who he is! - Stephen A. | NBA CountdownStephen A. is NOT pleased he might have to spend time in Milwaukee | Stephen A's WorldDo the Grizzlies have a shot at winning the series vs. the Warriors? First Take debatesStephen A.: Doc Rivers KNOWS what's coming next | First TakeBucks, Celtics, Heat? WHICH ONE IS IT PERK?! | First TakeLuka Doncic is a guy you DON'T want in an elimination game! - Amar'e Stoudemire | First TakeStephen A.: This was the most ATROCIOUS performances by a star! | First TakeJames Harden looked SO BAD it almost looked INTENTIONAL - Stephen A. Smith | Get UpTrading LeBron might be the most insulting thing you've ever said - Jay Williams to Stephen A.Stephen A. Smith says the Warriors Game 5 performance was the worst he has EVER SEEN | First TakeStephen A.: Celtics vs. Warriors would be the IDEAL NBA Finals | First TakeStephen A. to John Salley: You paid attention to the supporter that threw you VENOM! | First TakeStephen A. to Perk: YOU GIVE A NEW MEANING TO FLUIDITY! | First TakeCan the Mavericks still win series? Perk says HELL NO! | First TakeStephen A. on 76ers: It was a PATHETIC performance! | First TakeUnless LeBron James wants to leave the Lakers, they arent trading him! - Tim Legler | #GreenyStephen A.s MANY EMOTIONS of the possibility of another Dallas franchise | First TakeStephen A.s HILARIOUS OUTLOOK if Rudy Gobert guarded Shaq The Warriors close Game 4 win is making Stephen A. worried about his title pick | First TakeStephen A.'s impersonates Jerry Jones reacting to Dallas Mayor suggesting a 2nd NFL team Chris Paul fan incident & Jokic wins MVP over Embiid and Giannis | Swagu & PerkStephen A.: If the Celtics dont win the SERIES IS OVER! | First TakeStephen A. siding with the Warriors as the BEST TEAM right now | First TakeJJ Redick has a change of heart with his Heat vs. 76ers pick | First TakeJJ Redick & Stephen A. Smith debate how much the last 2 losses are on Chris Paul | First TakeJJ Redick calls for Ja Morant to evolve for long-term health | First TakeStephen A. puts things INTO PERSPECTIVE in Grizzlies vs. Warriors series | Get UpJJ Redick on fan incident with Chris Paul: There is no place for it! | First TakeNBA Countdown's memories of when Michael Jordan hit "The Shot" over Craig EhloMichael Wilbon reacts to Celtics' loss: JAYSON TATUM HAS NEVER PLAYED WORSE! | NBA CountdownStephen A. is shocked by Perks Finals prediction | First TakeJoel Embiid clears concussion protocol, still listed as out for Game 3 | First TakeI want the walk-on Baker Mayfield! - Tedy Bruschi | First TakeStephen A.: The Lakers won't 'fall off the map' if they trade LeBron | First TakeStephen A. says the 76ers version of James Harden isn't the same player we once knew | First TakeJ.B. Bickerstaff & Stephen A. discuss whether Doc Rivers is unfairly treated | First TakeShould we have a problem with how Draymond Green has carried himself? | First TakeThe Lakers should STRONGLY consider trading LeBron - Stephen A | First TakeStephen A. on who's making it to the NBA Finals: I am NOT counting out Miami! | First TakeJJ Redick RESPONDS to Stephen A. suggesting Lakers to trade LeBron | First TakeStephen A. & Mad Dog go TOE-TO-TOE about Steve Kerrs comments | First TakeOH NO YOU DIDNT! Stephen A. goes MACRO on flagrant 2 fouls! | Stephen As WorldStephen A. DREADING spending another NBA Finals in Milwaukee | Stephen As WorldJazz breakup rumors, Draymond's ejection & Giannis is the BEST player in the NBA! | Swagu & PerkStephen A. shares his HILARIOUS thoughts on the Dallas Cowboys struggles Stephen A. invites Kyrie to First Take after Irving's tweets critiquing the media Aaron Rodgers should be upset because he needs more weapons! - Marcus Spears | First TakeStephen A. rants about Kyrie Irving's latest tweets critiquing the media | First TakeStephen A. issues a big WARNING to Kyrie Irving for his latest tweet | First TakeGeorgia HC Kirby Smart & LB Nakobe Dean preview the 2022 NFL Draft | First TakeStephen A. on Deebo Samuel: PAY HIM! | First TakeStephen A.: Baker Mayfield has injuries but he can PLAY! | First TakeStephen A. says BOTH Bucks-Bulls & Nuggets-Warriors series' END tonight! | First TakeStephen A. RIPS Mad Dog for leaving off Chris Paul on his A-List | First Take'Kyrie Irving is one of the WORST teammates you can possibly have' - Stephen A. | First TakeMad Dog Russo: The Nets have NO winning culture! | First TakeStephen A. & Mad Dog go OFF on Kevin Durant for watching the NBA playoffs | First TakeMad Dog to KD: You JUST got swept! Why are you worrying about Charles Barkley?! | First TakeIs it a bad look for Jimmy Butler to sit out Game 6? | First TakeStephen A.: The Warriors are the only thing in the Grizzlies' way from winning a title | First TakeStephen A. goes double or nothing on a Grizzlies bet with Jay Williams | First TakeStephen A.: Donovan Mitchell is the best talent the Jazz have ever had! | Stephen A's WorldStephen A. on Nets being swept: JUSTICE FOR BASKETBALL! | Stephen As WorldBIG PERKS PARTING SHOT: Doc Rivers to the Lakers?! | First TakeStephen A.: Jamie Foxx has NO CREDIBILITY when it comes to sports | First TakeWhere does Steve Nash's job stand after being swept by Celtics? | First TakeFIRST TAKE DEBATES: James Harden on decline 'before our VERY EYES Stephen A. sounds off on Kyrie Irving: 'It is SHAMEFUL! It's EMBARASSING!' | First TakeIs Jayson Tatum passing Kevin Durant as a better player?! First Take debatesStephen A. Smiths expectations for Dallas Cowboys fans in 2022 | First TakeMonica McNutt on Nets: It's going to be ugly but I do believe they can force a Game 5 | First TakeStephen A. picks Klay Thompson to be Warriors most important player | First TakeStephen A.: The culprit of players willingness to sit out & load manage is Gregg Popovich! Stephen A.: EVERYWHERE Ben Simmons goes hes NOT reliable | First TakeStephen A. UNLEASHES on PATHETIC Ben Simmons | First Take'Steve Nash has to go' - Stephen A.'s thoughts on the Nets' future | First TakeStephen A. SHOCKED & Jalen Rose LAUGHING after Kyries comments Stephen A. has 0 DOUBT the Bucks will still beat the Bulls without Khris Middleton | NBA CountdownStephen A. is worried the Nets might get swept by the Celtics | Stephen A.s WorldStephen A. calls out Karl-Anthony Towns for his 8-PT Game 3 performance | First TakePerk has NO FAITH that the Nets can win the series vs. the Celtics | First TakeThe Timberwolves collapsed vs. the Grizzlies! - Stephen A. on Game 3 | First TakeStephen A. on the Warriors chances to win a title: Im not betting against them! | First TakeStephen A. goes off on his admiration for Joel Embiid | First TakeStephen A. can't believe he's saying the Nets might get SWEPT by the Celtics | First TakeStephen A. on Nets loss: For the first time I saw KD rattled! | First TakeStephen A. on KD after Game 2: 'A TRAGIC performance,' he's never looked this bad | First TakeStephen A.: The Bucks should still win this series even without Khris Middleton | Get UpIt is scary how bad Kevin Durant has looked in the series vs. the Celtics - Stephen A. | Get UpStephen A. is thrown off by Jalen Rose's sweater | Get UpStephen A. calls Mad Dog a Grinch for his Jayson Tatum take | First TakeIs Steve Nash the right fit for the Nets? | First TakeJJ Redick got Stephen A. BADLY! on First Take Stephen A. is rooting for the Heat to go to the NBA Finals! | First TakeStephen A. tries to impersonate Mad Dog on First Take Stephen A.: I have NEVER been THIS invested in the NBA playoffs! | Stephen A.'s WorldThe Steelers are in one of the WORST positions in the NFL - Dan Orlovsky | First TakeStephen A. on Colin Kaepernick: We were willing to fight for you | First TakeStephen A. calls Game 2 a must-win game for the Grizzlies: You better win this series! | First TakeStephen A. gets emotional talking about Jordan Poole & the Warriors | First TakeStephen A.: The Utah Jazz make me SICK I can't stand this team! | First TakeStephen A.: James Harden doesn't look the same! | First TakeStephen A.: NO ONE doubted the 76ers against the Raptors! | First TakeStephen A. DOUBLES DOWN on KD PUNKD comments | First TakeKendrick Perkins tries to describe his mood in ONE emoji | First TakeBig Perk: This is the Jayson Tatum we've been looking for! | First TakeBig Perk on Celtics win: Kevin Durant got PUNKED! | First TakeStephen A.: I COMPLETELY support Kyrie heckling back the fans! | First TakeStephen A. is pleased to hear Vince Carter agrees with him Stephen A. reacts to Celtics vs. Nets Game 1 'Kyrie Irving was absolutely outstanding!' | Get UpWoj details the latest with Ben Simmons set to practice with Nets this week | NBA CountdownStephen A.: The Warriors are title contenders BECAUSE of Jordan Poole! | NBA CountdownStephen A.s message to Grizzlies after Game 1: HANDLE YOUR BUSINESS | NBA CountdownTimberwolves or Grizzlies: Who wants more smoke? | NBA CountdownWhats at stake for James Harden & the 76ers in the playoffs? | NBA CountdownStephen A. thinks the 76ers made a mistake trading for James Harden over CJ McCollum The Clippers have enough to win without Paul George Michael Wilbon | NBA CountdownStephen A. presents the situation where Donovan Mitchell should throw his jersey in the trash Stephen A. on the 76ers vs. Raptors series: We are going to learn A LOT about James Harden Stephen A.-Ben Simmons RANT ALERT! 'This is UTTERLY RIDICULOUS!' | First TakeKyrie or KD: Who is the best offensive player in the NBA? | First TakeFirst Take reacts to Miles Bridges throwing his mouthpiece after getting ejectedStephen A. says Kyrie Irving needs to be spectacular for Nets to beat Celtics | NBA CountdownStephen A.: "If they don't have Steph Curry...Golden State Warriors lose to Denver!" | First TakeStephens A-List! Top 5 players under the MOST pressure! | First TakeReacting to Derek Carr's 3-year, $121.5M contract extension with the Raiders | First TakeTim Legler on Harden: You have more to prove than ANY player in the postseason! | First TakeWhy Stephen A. voted for Joel Embiid over Nikola Jokic for NBA MVP | First TakeWHAT DID I MISS?! Stephen A. is in DISBELIEF over the Timberwolves' celebrations | First TakeStephen A. & JWill go back-and-forth over NBAs BEST offensive player | First TakeStephen A.: LeBron IS LYING!! He had too much say in last offseason | Stephen As WorldStephen A.: I AM RIGHT Y'ALL ARE WRONG! Russell Wilson is the biggest thing in Denver | First TakeStephen A.: Knicks organization run around like a bunch of WUSSES! | First TakeJosh Allen a TOP 5 NFL QB?! First Take debates Stephen A.'s message to LeBron: 'How could you say something so FLAGRANTLY UNTRUE' | First TakeStephen A.: Daryl Morey put his career on the line with James Harden trade! | First TakeHeat or Celtics: Who is the bigger challenge for the Nets? | First TakeStephen A. TOTALLY DISAGREES with Keyshawns Lakers take | First TakeStephen A.s take on if Russell Westbrooks getting TOO MUCH BLAME! | First TakeThe Lakers are DYSFUNCTIONAL & DISRESPECTFUL! - Swagu & Perk | Episode 22MOST DISRESPECTED star in the NBA? First Take debates Stephen A. can't hold back his frustrations with Kendrick Perkins' NBA take | First TakeGiannis? Embiid? Stephen A. is PERPLEXED on who to pick for NBA MVP | First TakeHow worried should the 76ers be about the Raptors? | First TakeStephen A. pinpoints the ONE THING wrong with Anthony Davis | First TakeRemembering Dwayne Haskins | First TakePhil Handy? Ty Lue? First Take discuss who could potentially coach the Lakers Stephen A. on Frank Vogel: The Lakers require something a little different! | First TakeStephen A. WANTS ANSWERS of how Ben Simmons tweaked his back | First TakeStephen A. says James Harden is under the most pressure in the NBA playoffs | Get UpStephen A.: LeBron James the GM was HORRID for the Lakers! | Get UpPerk is STILL rollin with Joel Embiid for MVP | First TakeWhat does postseason success look like for the Nets this year? | First TakeJordan Cornette RIPS LeBron James for saying he wants to play for Stephen Curry | First TakeStephen A. on LeBron: The GOAT conversation is OFFICIALLY OVER! | First TakeMad Dog Russo tells Joel Embiid to 'PIPE DOWN...TAKE IT EASY' on his MVP campaign! | First TakeIf Tobias Harris doesn't perform on offense there is some concern - Magic Johnson | First TakeStephen A. Smith & Magic Johnson react to Kareem Abdul-Jabbar's criticism of LeBron | First TakeStephen A. goes a DIFFERENT direction with NBA MVP pick | NBA CountdownStephen A. on the Lakers: They look like they quit! They don't give a damn! | NBA CountdownBrian Windhorst is happy Russell Westbrook admitted he doesn't have the answer for the LakersCould injuries impact the Warriors title chances? First Take debatesThe Nets want to play the Heat over the Bucks for reasons other than basketball - Stephen A.Magic Johnson isnt ready for this hot seat on First Take - Stephen A. | First Take'THIS IS TYREEK HILL!' - Stephen A. wonders why the Chiefs traded the Cheetah | First TakeStephen A. reacts to the Tyreek Hill trade: The Dolphins want to justify drafting Tua! | First TakeJaren Jackson Jr. says he should be Defensive Player of the Year | NBA CountdownStephen A. doesnt find anything wrong with Tyreek Hill making a business decision to leave Chiefs Stephen A. reminds Mad Dog: 'You are talking about my little brother here!' | First TakeStephen A. is NOT pleased with the amount of Elvis billboards in Memphis these days | First TakeStephen A.: A healthy Ja Morant could lead the Grizzlies to the Conference Finals | First TakeMatt Ryan is a huge improvement from Carson Wentz - Stephen A. Smith | Stephen A.'s WorldStephen A. goes OFF on LeBron's best dunks | First TakeShould Kyrie Irving feel frustrated about not being able to play? | First Take'You know who he is! It's KD! There are no off nights!' - Stephen A. talks Kevin Durant | First TakeDoes Matt Ryan make the Colts a Super Bowl threat? Stephen A. makes the case | First TakeStephen A. & JJ Redick appreciate LeBron following his triple-double in Cleveland | First TakeShould Deshaun Watson be allowed to play for the Browns next season? | First TakeWas Davante Adams taking a shot at Aaron Rodgers in goodbye message? | First TakeMolly Qerim's passionate response to Deshaun Watson's $230M guaranteed contract | First TakeStephen A. discusses the NFL's responsibility with the Deshaun Watson situation | First TakeWhat message are the Browns sending by investing in Deshaun Watson? | First TakeShow Russell Westbrook RESPECT! - Stephen A. to Karl-Anthony Towns and Patrick BeverleyStephen A. Smith's TOP 5 60-point games he has seen | Stephen A.'s WorldStephen A. wouldnt surrender 3 first-round picks for Deshaun Watson | First TakeStephen A. thinks the Packers made a mistake by trading Davante Adams to the Raiders | First TakeStephen A. says it's Aaron Rodgers' fault Davante Adams was traded to the Raiders | First TakeStephen A.: Jokic is getting the respect he deserveshe is my MVP right now! | First TakeAre the Broncos capable of having the best offense in AFC West? | First TakeBaker Mayfield is DONE in Cleveland! - Dan Orlovsky | First TakeStephen A. reacts to Karl-Anthony Towns and Patrick Beverley mocking Westbrook: It was classlessStephen A. puts blame on Kyrie Irving for the Nets' 113-111 loss vs. the Mavericks | First TakeKyrie Irving holding out on the vaccine could cost the Nets a championship - Stephen A. | First TakeStephen A.: 'Colin Kaepernick DESERVES a shot' in the NFL! | First TakeStephen A. lists all the QBs better than Deshaun Watson & Dan Orlovsky disagrees | First TakeWhat has caused the recent NBA scoring binge? | NBA CountdownIs Deshaun Watson among the elite NFL QBs? | First TakeStephen A. reacts to Colin Kaepernick saying he is still working on a return to the NFL | First TakeStephen A.: Its time for Frank Vogel to go! | First TakeStephen A.: Its been 11 YEARS since Aaron Rodgers has lifted the Lombardi Trophy | First TakeDeshaun Watson to the Panthers? Marcus Spears makes the case | First TakeStephen A. to Perk: You are the protege, I am the mentor! | First TakeWhen Kyrie & KD are on the floor together they are the team to beat - Stephen A. | NBA CountdownWarriors or Bucks: Who has a better chance to make the Finals? | NBA CountdownBest of First Take: Stephen A.'s shades, faulty chairs & a Nets blowoutDoes James Harden fold under big pressure moments? | First TakeRussell Wilson makes the Broncos a legitimate threat in the AFC - Stephen A. | First TakeStephen A. predicts a THRILLER & the 76ers will beat the Nets in Ben Simmons' return to PhillyWhere does new Commanders QB Carson Wentz rank among NFC East QBs? | First TakeStephen A.: Ben Simmons has OFFENDED Philadelphia fans! | First TakeStephen A.: LeBron James doesnt get to sit, he made this messits time for him to clean it up!Did the NFL come down too hard on Calvin Ridley? | First TakeTOP 5 AFC quarterbacks RIGHT NOW by Stephen A. Smith | First TakeRussell Wilson vs. Justin Herbert debate intensifies | First TakeWHAT'S THE MATTER WITH THE CHAIR - Chris 'Mad Dog' Russo | First TakeDoes Russell Wilson make Broncos a Super Bowl threat? | First TakeStephen A.: Aaron Rodgers HAS to get to AT LEAST two Super Bowls | First TakeStephen A. on Aaron Rodgers contract extension: Jordan Loves career is OVER with the Packers!Aaron Rodgers agrees to a 4-year/$200M deal with the Packers | First TakeDoes Aaron Rodgers need Davante Adams to be a Top 5 QB? | First TakeStephen A. reacts to the harassment of Russell Westbrooks family: There is no excuse for this!Stephen A. breaks down the current NBA MVP race | First TakeStephen A.'s thoughts on Lamar Jackson's recent comments about Black QBs | First TakeStephen A. & Perk debate whether the Celtics or Nets are more likely to win the East | First TakeWoj talks about Russell Westbrook POTENTIALLY being demoted from starting lineup | NBA CountdownMagics verdict on who ULTIMATELY WON the 76ers & Nets trade! | NBA CountdownMagic Johnson VERY CRITICAL of Russell Westbrook with the Lakers | NBA CountdownStephen A. feeds Jalen Rose for those BUCKETS! #shortsShould Lamar Jackson play without a new contract? Stephen A. says HELL NO! | First Take'The season is over' for the Lakers Stephen A. lists L.A.'s reasons for struggling | First TakeStephen A. on the Warriors chances to win the West: Im getting very nervous | First TakeWhy Stephen A. isn't surprised by Amari Cooper's release | First TakeStephen A. tells the Lakers to move Anthony Davis & Russell Westbrook in the offseason | First TakeThe Lakers 'made me wanna THROW UP' Stephen A. reacts to the Clippers' big win | First TakeKevin Durant or Kyrie Irving: Who is under more pressure to win a title this season? | First TakeStephen A. hides behind Perk during a James Harden-76ers discussion | First TakeSteph Curry or Ja Morant: Who would you rather have in clutch moments? Stephen A. & JWill debate Stephen A. thinks the Packers should be frustrated about Aaron Rodgers decision process | First TakeThe Nets are going to need Ben Simmons more than ever once KD returns - Jay Williams | First TakeThere is no light at the end of the tunnel for the Knicks - Stephen A. Smith | NBA CountdownMel Kiper Jr. says the Giants should stick with Daniel Jones and not draft a QB | First TakeStephen A. compares Ja Morant to Kevin Durant | First TakeJa Morant is DAZZLING, Embiid & Harden look SCARY & LeBron's BAD attitude | Swagu & PerkThe Knicks' dismal February makes Stephen A. question his fandom | NBA on ESPNStephen A. on reports that Aaron Rodgers wants to be the NFL's highest-paid player | First TakePerk compares Joel Embiid & James Harden to Kareem & Magic | First TakeIs Kevin Durant or Kyrie Irving under more pressure to make the Nets work? | NBA CountdownStephen A.: Giannis aint no Kevin Durant!! | NBA CountdownWhat to make of Joel Embiid & James Hardens first game | NBA CountdownStephen A. still unhappy with Knicks despite RJ Barretts 30-PT first half | NBA CountdownNBA Countdown's picks for MVP RIGHT NOW Stephen A.: A LOT OF PEOPLE CULPABLE for Lakers struggles | NBA CountdownThis is James Hardens last best chance to win Michael Wilbon | NBA CountdownStephen A. calls Kyrie Irving & Kevin Durant as the KEYS in the East | NBA CountdownStephen A. doesn't want to talk about the Knicks anymore | Stephen A.'s WorldIf the vaccine mandate goes away, the Nets' excuse goes away too! - Stephen A. | Stephen A.'s WorldStephen A. explains why 'nobody's got more pressure than James Harden' | Stephen A.'s WorldPerk RIPS Stephens NBA A-List | First TakeStephen A. praises DeMar DeRozan: NO ONE should be ahead of him for NBA MVP | First TakeStephen A.: James Harden's legacy is on the line with the 76ers | First TakeThe Nets are LOADED! - Isiah Thomas has high expectations for Brooklyn after Simmons tradeStephen A. admits he was wrong...the Dunk Contest was actually a 'GLOBAL ATROCITY' #shortsStephen A. cant make up his mind about his Top 10 players of all time | First TakeStephen A. explains why James Harden has more to prove than Ben Simmons | First TakeJJ Redicks confidence ABSOLUTELY mimics Kyrie Irvings comments | NBA TodayMason Rudolph has NO BUSINESS being a starting QB! - Stephen A. on Steelers QB situationThe Packers are bending over backwards for Aaron Rodgers - Ryan Clark says Rodgers should stay JJ Redick calls Zion a 'detached teammate' for not speaking to CJ McCollum yet | First TakeStephen A. reacts to Aaron Rodgers cryptic tweet: It sounded like a goodbye to Green BayWho else had Kendrick Perkins' reaction to Stephen A.'s rant on the dunk contest? | First TakeReacting to LeBron James saying 'doors not closed' on a Cavaliers return | First TakeThat was THE WORST dunk contest in the HISTORY of basketball - Stephen A. Smith | First TakeHow does Chris Paul's injury impact the Western Conference playoff race? | First TakeStephen A.s tech during the 2020 All-Star Celebrity game was comedy! James Harden is arguably the best lob passer of the last decade - Kenny Smith | Stephen A.s WorldHas LeBron James faced a tougher road in the NBA than Michael Jordan? | First TakeStephen A. gives DeMar DeRozan props & calls him the most underappreciated All-Star | First TakePerk: Stephen A. was the only one thinking the Knicks would be good this season | First TakeStephen As number 1 reason why Aaron Rodgers is better off with the 49ers than the Packers Stephen A. & Perk blame AD, Rob Pelinka & Jeanie Buss for the Lakers' struggles | First TakeThe Bucks are the team to beat in the East - Stephen A. Smith | Get UpThe Knicks are a national disgrace! - Stephen A. is DISGUSTED with the Knicks | Get UpLeBron is playing like an MVP! - Stephen A.'s thoughts on LeBron, AD's injury & the Lakers | Get UpKnicks blow a 28-PT lead! IM OUT says David Jacoby | Jalen & JacobyLeBron took a shot at Rob Pelinka! - JWill reacts to James' tweet about the Rams GM | First TakeStephen A. goes on EPIC RANT after Knicks blow 28-PT lead to Nets | NBA CountdownStephen A.: Knicks may have NO CHOICE but to get rid of Thibs | NBA CountdownStephen A. finds out Greeny eats wings with a fork & knife | #shortsHow did Ben Simmons press conference come across? | First TakeShould the Lakers try to trade Anthony Davis? | KJMStephen As Top 5 wishes for the Super Bowl halftime show | Stephen As WorldStephen A. finds it odd that Kyler Murray is receiving criticism ahead of a possible extensionStephen A. takes issue with Matthew Stafford's case to make the Hall of Fame | First TakeStephen A. reacts to Kyrie Irving saying theres no guilt about the Nets struggles | First TakeKyler Murray calls criticisms nonsense First Take reactsStephen A. reacts to the Super Bowl LVI halftime show | First TakeStephen's A-List of the Top 5 hottest tickets in Los Angeles | First TakeStephen A. furious about Cardinals leaking stuff about Kyler Murray | First TakeRams or Bengals: Which team is more likely to return to the Super Bowl? First Take debatesThe Bengals aren't gonna be AFC favorites next season! - Stephen A. has doubts | First TakeStephen A. declares Cooper Kupp 'the BEST RECEIVER IN FOOTBALL' right now | First TakeStephen A. reacts to Super Bowl LVI: 'Matthew Stafford is a future Hall of Famer' | First TakeGolden State Warriors or Phoenix Suns: Who is the more dangerous team? | NBA CountdownWhat Goran Dragic to the Lakers would mean for Russell Westbrook | NBA CountdownStephen A. thinks the Nets SIGNIFICANTLY won the James Harden-Ben Simmons trade | NBA CountdownStephen A. CALLS OUT all the people to blame for the Lakers struggles | Stephen As WorldStephen A. expects Joe Burrow to put on a show vs. the Rams in the Super Bowl | First TakeStephen A.: Odell Beckham Jr. has proven he can be a No. 1 WR again | First TakeStephen A. explains why the 76ers made a mistake trading Ben Simmons | First TakeStephen A. Smith on the pressure on Kyrie following the Harden trade | #shortsStephen A. GRILLS Micah Parsons after the Cowboys miss the Super Bowl this season | First TakeMecole Hardman makes his Super Bowl LVI pick and talks Chiefs AFC Championship loss to BengalsStephen A. questions Mecole Hardman about why the Chiefs lost to the Bengals | #shortsWould Joe Burrow surpass Patrick Mahomes with a Super Bowl win? | First TakeThe Lakers are TRASH, nothing has changed! - Perk on Lakers vs. Blazers | First TakeThe Nets should trade Kyrie Irving, NOT James Harden - Kendrick Perkins | First TakeThe Bulls are a bonafide threat Stephen A. Smith | NBA CountdownThis 76ers team could get bounced in the first round Stephen A. | NBA CountdownStephen A.: Kevin Durant is the reason James Harden is still with Nets | NBA CountdownDeebo Samuel on 49ers success this season and Super Bowl LVI pick | First TakeShould the Packers seriously consider trading Aaron Rodgers? First Take debatesTrade Russell Westbrook to the Knicks?! Stephen A. doesnt want him! | First TakeStephen A: I TOLD YOU Klay Thompson was going to be a problem! | Stephen A.s WorldStephen A. says he has lost faith in the Knicks | First TakeWhy Stephen A. is DISGUSTED with CJ McCollums trade to the Pelicans | First TakeLeBron or KD: Who is under more pressure to win a title? JJ Redick says NEITHER | First TakeTom Brady is FULL OF IT! - Stephen A. reacts to Bradys comments on future NFL return | First TakeDo the Packers give Aaron Rodgers the best chance at a Super Bowl? | First TakeThe Lakers are disintegrating in front of our eyes Stephen A. | NBA CountdownStephen A. SOUNDS OFF on Julius Randle mid NBA Countdown! | #shortsStephen A.: Im very disgusted as a New York Knick fan | NBA CountdownWhats at stake for Kevin Durant if the Brooklyn Nets dont win a championship? | NBA CountdownStephen A. offers up his outlook for the Lakers moving forward | NBA CountdownAnthony Davis is playing like a monster - Stephen A. on Lakers vs. Clippers thriller | First TakeHow should players respond to the lack of minority coaches in the NFL? First Take answersStephen A.s take on what NOT winning the NBA title would mean for KD | NBA TodayStephens A-List: Top 5NBA MVP candidates | First TakeAre the 76ers making a mistake not trading Ben Simmons? First Take debatesThe Nets ignoring James Harden trade offers would be a mistake - Stephen A. | First TakeStephen A. reacts to the Vikings not offering Jim Harbaugh the head coaching job | First TakeDamien Woody voices his problems with the NFL's interview and hiring process | First TakeStephen A. breaks down the issues with hiring practices around the NFL | First TakeStephen A.: NFL should be 'incredibly concerned' about Hue Jackson's tanking allegations |First TakeMarvin Lewis on blazing trails for other black coaches in the NFL | First TakeStephen A. tells Kevin Porter Jr.: DONT POKE THE BEAR! | Stephen As WorldRandy Moss remembers Tom Brady's 2007 run with the Patriots | First TakeTom Brady's career 'DEFIES LOGIC' - Mina Kima reflects on Brady's greatness | First TakeESPN Patriots reporter Mike Reiss joins First Take to discuss Tom Brady's career in New EnglandJeff Darlington on how Tom Brady came to his decision to retire | First TakeBucs reporter Jenna Laine joins First Take to detail what Tom Brady's retirement means for Tampa BayStephen A. declares Tom Brady the best football player EVER | First TakeTy Law reflects on Tom Brady's career | First TakeStephen A. isn't worried about Tom Brady replacing him on First Take Stephen A. & Adam Schefter discuss the factors leading to Tom Brady's retirement | First TakeAdam Schefter tells Stephen A. that Tom Brady might take his job on First Take | #shortsJeff Saturday on Tom Brady: 'Let's celebrate the greatest to ever do it' | First TakeStephen A. reacts to Tom Brady's official retirement announcement | First TakeStephen's A-List: The Top 5 QBs of ALL TIME | First TakeStephen A. answers: Is this the right time for Tom Brady to walk away? | First Take'Of course' the Chiefs' season is a disappointment! - Stephen A. on Kansas City's loss | First TakeBetter story? Joe Burrow or Matthew Stafford winning Super Bowl LVI | First TakeStephen A. & Michael Irvin are surprised Tom Brady is retiring after 22 seasons | First TakeStephen A. is putting most of the 49ers' loss on Jimmy G: 'That ain't the dude!' | First TakeWill the Warriors slump hurt their chances of NBA Finals run? | NBA CountdownStephen A. on Nets: I want to see a team that cares | NBA CountdownStephen A.: Tom Brady is the greatest champion in NFL history | NFL on ESPNBest of First Take: Sean Payton leaves the Saints, Remembering Kobe & Ben Roethlisberger retiresStephen A. SOUNDS OFF on the 76ers: CLEAN UP YOUR ACT! | NBA CountdownJake Paul says he wants to play slot receiver in the NFL | Stephen As WorldStephen A. isnt ready to consider Matthew Stafford a Top-5 QBjust yet | First TakeStephen A. is taking the Chiefs over the field to win the Super Bowl | First TakeBig Ben is the best QB in Steelers history, not Terry Bradshaw - Ryan Clark | First TakeThe Cowboys bringing back Mike McCarthy isn't a mistake to me - Stephen A. | First TakeJoe Burrow is the real deal - Stephen A. says the Chiefs should fear the Bengals | First Take Stephen A. & Damien Woody fall asleep during Dan Orlovsky's Big Ben vs. Eli argument | First TakeCowboys DC Dan Quinn is staying in Dallas | First TakeStephen A. takes issue with the Bears hiring Colts DC Matt Eberflus as the next head coachStephen A. makes the case that Big Ben had a better career than Eli Manning | First TakeStephen A. answers: Would you rather see Aaron Rodgers or Tom Brady return next season? | First TakeStephen A.'s reaction to Big Ben retiring after 18 seasons with the Steelers | First TakeWhy Stephen A. still considers that BAD MAN Aaron Rodgers an all-time great | First TakeStephen A. criticizes Frank Vogels coaching of the Lakers this season | First Take'HELL NO' the Packers shouldn't decide to move on from Aaron Rodgers - Stephen A. | First TakeStephen A. describes how Kobe made him better at his job | First TakeStephen A. wouldnt troll the Cowboys as much with Sean Payton | Get UpYou CAN'T have it come down to a coin flip! - Stephen A. on NFL's OT rules | Stephen A's WorldStephen A. isnt blaming Russell Westbrook for the Lakers struggles: Its not ALL his fault!Can Jimmy Garoppolo lead the 49ers to the Super Bowl? First Take debatesStephen A. finds a way to bash the Cowboys in his list of the Top 5 postseason plays | First TakeIs LeBron more comparable to MJ or Tom Brady? | First TakeStephen A. explains why Frank Vogels job should be on the line | First TakeStephen A. gets HEATED saying its time for the NFL to change their OT rules | First TakeStephen A. on Packers vs. 49ers: This was the WORST loss of Aaron Rodgers career | First TakeStephen A. thinks Tom Brady could win the Super Bowl next season with the Bucs | First TakePatrick Mahomes is the 'YOUNG KING' & he snatched his back from Josh Allen - Michael IrvinWhat Stephen A. finds so 'glaringly alarming' about Aaron Rodgers losing to the 49ers | First TakeStephen A.'s warning to Matthew Stafford: 'Don't lose to Jimmy Garoppolo' | First TakeStephen A. reacts to the Chiefs' WILD OT WIN over the Bills | First TakeStephen A. to the Bills' defense: 'You should be ASHAMED of yourself' | First TakeDoes Aaron Rodgers need another Super Bowl win to be an all-time great? First Take debatesStephen A. explains why the Lakers are a bigger disappointment than the Cowboys | First TakeStephen A.: Russell Westbrook needs to accept that he can't shoot | First Take'It's time for Russell Westbrook to come off the bench' - Kendrick Perkins | First TakeTom Brady or Aaron Donald: Who will have a bigger impact in the Bucs vs. Rams game? | First TakeIs Allen vs. Mahomes the next Brady-Manning rivalry? Stephen A. & Marcus Spears debate | First TakeHE'S LYING! - Stephen A. on Russell Westbrook's comments about getting benched | Get UpStephen A. ROASTS the Cowboys: 'I told you it was gonna happen...THIS IS WHAT THEY DO' | CowboysStephen A.: The 76ers are wasting Joel Embiids prime | First TakeIt makes me want to vomit! - Stephen A. doesnt like the idea of Mason Rudolph as the Steelers QBStephen A. calls the Joe Burrow-Ja'Marr Chase connection 'SCARY' | First TakeStephen A. is rollin with Joel Embiid over Nikola Jokic | First Take'This is Aaron Rodgers' year' - Stephen A. puts pressure on the Packers | First TakeIs this the end of Russell Westbrook as a superstar? | First TakeStephen A. has a message for Mike McCarthy: 'You have a problem leading men' | First TakeWhy Stephen A. is giving the Bucs the edge over the Rams | First TakeStephen A. questions Westbrook's legacy: Not 'one single title' | First TakeRussell Westbrook 'would be gone TOMORROW' if his contract was movable - Stephen A. | Get UpMichael Wilbon gives Andrew Wiggins his respect & credit | #shortsJalen Rose explains why Kyrie Irving is a MUST for the Nets | NBA CountdownStephen A.: Itll be a disaster if the Nets dont win title | NBA CountdownAaron Rodgers or Tom Brady: Who would you rather have in the playoffs? | First TakeStephen A. & JWill GET HEATED debating how much the Nets should value home court | First TakeStephen A. challenges Dak Prescott for being a QB that 'always says the right things' | First TakeJa Morant or Giannis: Who would you rather have right now? Stephen A. cant decide | First TakeStephen A. calls last season's Knicks success a fluke | First TakeAaron Rodgers GOTTA GET IT DONE - Stephen A.'s thoughts on the Packers' title drought | First TakeStephen A. reacts to Dak apologizing for his comments about fans throwing trash at refs | First TakeStephen A. will be disappointed if the Chiefs lose to the Bills | First TakeIt was all that and a bag of chips! - Stephen A. reacts to Westbrooks dunk on Rudy GobertThe Nets winning a title because of Kyrie Irving would send the wrong message - Stephen A.Stephens A-List: Top 5 favorite Cowboys fan images | First TakeStephen A. predicts whoever wins the Bills-Chiefs game is going to the Super Bowl! | First TakeStephen A. calls Kyler Murray's performance ATROCIOUS: 'It was complete panic!' | First TakeDerek Carr hasnt earned the right to have input on the Raiders next head coach - Stephen A.Stephen A. isn't ruling out Tom Brady winning another Super Bowl | First TakeStephen A.: What the hell does Mike McCarthy do?! | First TakeStephen A. declares the Rams a bigger threat to the Packers than the 49ers | First TakeHas Bill Belichick won his last Super Bowl? First Take debates Southern Stephen A. wants to remind you AGAIN about the Cowboys losing in the playoffs | #shorts'Mike McCarthy don't run Michael Irvin!' - The Playmaker goes on an animated tirade | First TakeStephen A. on the Steelers' future without Big Ben: You gotta go get a quarterback! | First TakeStephen A. with another reminder that the Cowboys got eliminated from the playoffs | #shortsStephen A.s 1reason why the Cowboys should move on from Mike McCarthy | First TakeStephen A. LOVES basking in Cowboys fans' misery | First TakeStephen A.: Dak showed us why Jerry Jones desperately wanted Tony Romo to stick around | First TakeStephen A. reacts to Cowboys vs. 49ers: IM THE ONE WHO SAID DALLAS WOULDNT WIN A PLAYOFF GAME! EMBARRASSING! - Stephen A. goes on a Cowboys RANT after the loss to the 49ers | First Take HOWDY! Stephen A. is in a dancing mood & clowns Michael Irvin after the Cowboys loss | First TakeStephen A. on 76ers/Ben Simmons situation: Daryl Morey isnt doing his job | NBA CountdownJalen Rose trolls Stephen A. Smith about the Knicks getting Zion | NBA CountdownThe Warriors are missing Draymond Greens presence Jalen Rose | NBA CountdownThe Nets are considering paying fines to let Kyrie Irving play homes games First Take reactsIs Tua Tagovailoa the long-term answer for the Dolphins? | First TakeDid Brandon Staley cost the Chargers the game? | First TakeKyrie Irving returns, Bucs release Antonio Brown & Knicks hit buzzer-beater | Best of First TakeShould Aaron Rodgers stay with the Packers or leave? First Take debatesIs Aaron Rodgers the runaway MVP? | First TakeIce Trae or LaVine? Is Ja Morant the MVP? Plus, LeBron and Bronny's NBA future | Swagu & PerkDominique Foxworth goes OFF Tom Brady is DONE with the Super Bowl! | First TakeDo you trust Carson Wentz to lead the Colts on a run? | First TakeDan Orlovsky tears into Joe Judge after his postgame rant | First TakeAre the Browns the team that has 'dropped the ball' the most in 2021? | First TakeMahomes or Burrow: Which QB would you rather have for the next 5 years? First Take debatesReacting to Ben Roethlisberger hinting Steelers vs. Browns could be his final game | First TakeThe Nets NEED Kyrie Irving to reach their ultimate goal - Kendrick Perkins | First TakePerk would rather have a part-time Kyrie than a 'no-time Kyrie' | First TakeWhich NFC team needs No. 1 seed the most to reach the Super Bowl? | First Take'I am rolling with the Warriors' - Stephen A. is adamant they are the best team in the WestStephen A. breaks down the Lakers' biggest regret | NBA CountdownLakers look like 'HOT GARBAGE' Stephen A. calls this the worst LeBron team playing on ChristmasStephen A. calls the Nets 'PATHETIC & WEAK' for bringing back Kyrie Irving | NBA Countdown'Tom Brady isnt the old Tom Brady anymore!' - Ryan Clark reacts to Bucs' injury woes | First TakeHave the Cardinals been exposed as FAKE NFC contenders? | First TakeVince Carter previews the NBA Christmas Day slate | First TakeWho was the biggest Pro Bowl snub? | First TakeIs Aaron Rodgers the best playmaker ever? First Take debatesCarson Wentz is DANGEROUS! - Marcus Spears has evidence to prove the QB is a liability | First TakeThe Cowboys have overachieved this season - Marcus Spears | First TakeStephen A.: The Nets bringing back Kyrie Irving is a DISGRACEFUL DECISION! | Stephen A.s WorldStephen A. makes the case for Aaron Rodgers as the NFL MVP right now | First TakeStephens A-List of the Top 5 NFL teams after Week 15: The COLTS leap the BUCS | First TakeThe Cowboys focus is the issue! - Stephen A. on his concerns for Dallas | First TakeAre the Cardinals finished without DeAndre Hopkins? | First TakeBucs Chris Godwin out for the season due to sprained MCL | First TakeIt was the WRONG play call! - Ryan Clark goes OFF over Ravens 2-pt conversion attemptTHROWBACK! Terrell Owens tricks Stephen A. with fake retirement | #shortsBetter for Aaron Rodgers legacy: A ring with the Packers or elsewhere? | First TakeHow could DeAndre Hopkins' injury impact the Cardinals' chances in the playoffs? | First TakeIs LeBron James STILL a top 5 player? | NBA CountdownStephen A. puts his final touches on Steph Currys greatness | NBA CountdownIs Kevin Durant closing the gap on Steph Curry for MVP? | NBA CountdownReacting to Aaron Rodgers response on whether he loves being with the Packers | First TakeStephen A. loves Jerry Jones' criticism of Dak Prescott | First TakeStephen A. says Urban Meyer HAS TO GO from the Jaguars | Stephen As WorldStephen A.: Urban Meyer needs to be GONE for the Jaguars next season | First TakeMina Kimes CALLS OUT Stephen A. after the Cardinals loss to the Rams | First TakeStephens A-List: Top 5 NFL teams after Week 14 | First TakeStephen A. reacts to the Rams defeating the Cardinals in Week 14 | First TakeAre the Kansas City Chiefs and Tampa Bay Buccaneers bound for a Super Bowl rematch? | First TakeWhy Stephen A. is 'rolling with Lamar Jackson' & the Ravens to win the AFC North | First Take'Whatcha gonna do Matthew Stafford?!' - Stephen A. needs to see more from the Rams | First TakeDak has to find his command again!' - Michael Irvin on the Cowboys | First Take'BLASPHEMOUS' Stephen A. calls out Michael Irvin for putting Micah Parsons in the MVP debate'Urban Meyer has to go' Stephen A. calls for the Jags to fire their HC after 1 season | First TakeStephen A. isn't worried about Aaron Rodgers' toe injury: 'We don't wanna hear that!' | First TakeStephen A. says Zion Williamson wont be with Pelicans in two years | NBA CountdownStephen A. assesses a potential Ben Simmons-Kyrie Irving trade scenario | NBA CountdownStephen A. questions whether Steph Curry will surpass LeBron on the all-time list | NBA CountdownStephen A., Jalen, Greeny & Wilbon predict when Steph Curry will break the 3-PT record | #ShortsStephen A. has more confidence in Aaron Rodgers than Tom Brady to reach the Super Bowl | First Take'My apologies to Big Ben' - Stephen A. praises Roethlisberger for battling the Vikings | First Take'They looked AWFUL!' - Stephen A. isn't happy with the Steelers & Chase Claypool | First TakeStephen A. on the Cowboys: 'Expectations is what FORCES them to crumble!' | First TakeStephen A. wouldn't be too hyped for a Bucs vs. Patriots Super Bowl showdown | First TakeA Cowboys vs. Patriots Super Bowl is No. 1 on Stephen's A-List of potential matchups | First TakeStephen A.: 'Damian Lillard and the Portland Trail Blazers ain't going NOWHERE!' | First TakeThis Stephen A.-Knicks rant will definitely be one to remember | #shortsAaron Rodgers trash talk shows he has no concern for the Bears - Stephen A. | First TakeStephen A. blasts the Knicks in an EPIC rant: 'Y'ALL LOOK LIKE TRASH! WAKE THE HELL UP' | First TakeStephen A.s just hangin with his boys | #shortsStephen A: Giannis has brought an old-school mentality to the modern game | NBA CountdownWould another ring mean more for Tom Brady or Bill Belichick? First Take debatesWhy Stephen A. says another ring would mean more for Bill Belichick, not Tom Brady | First TakeThis could be Chris Pauls best season yet! | Stephen As WorldStephen's A-List gets picked apart & makes Stephen A. walk off set | First TakeStephen A. says the Lakers are on the verge of irrelevance | First TakeStephen A.: Steph Curry won't make 16 3s & break Ray Allen's record in his next game | First TakeDame Lillard teaming up with Ben Simmons? & LeBron ripped for 'childish dance' | Swagu & PerkStephen A. is still waiting to see Lamar Jackson shine in the playoffs | First Take'Mahomes can fix this offense!' - Michael Irvin isn't worried about the Chiefs | First TakeStephen A.: The Blazers arent winning a damn thing as currently constructed | NBA CountdownStephen A.: LA Lakers are in a WORLD OF TROUBLE | NBA CountdownHAS ANYONE ELSE WON 18 IN A ROW?: Wilbon says the Suns are best in the league | NBA CountdownStephen A.: I expect the Lakers to fire Frank Vogel if play continues | SportsCenterConcrete Runway: Reacting to NBA players pregame outfits | Stephen As WorldStephen A. is REPULSED by the Thunders 73-point loss | Stephen As WorldChris Paul needs to be in the MVP conversation! Kendrick Perkins | NBA Today'Stephen A.'s energy is BAD for the Knicks!' - Ryan Clark reacts to Knicks consecutive lossesStephen A. reacts to Mike Tomlin rejecting Chase Claypools request for music at practiceStephen A. on Julius Randle criticizing officials: Knicks didn't get robbed vs the Nets | First TakeStephen A. tells Julius Randle 'SHUT THE HELL UP' & gets fired up about the Knicks' loss to the Nets Stephen A. Smith is HEATED after the Knicks loss to Nets | #ShortsStephen A. & JJ Redick get HEATED comparing Devin Booker and Steph Curry | First Take'He has great years left in him, he is just MISERABLE!' - Stephen A. on Russell Wilson | First TakeJJ Redick predicts the Warriors will end the Suns' 16-game win streak | First TakeCam Newton had one of the most horrific games we have ever seen - Stephen A. Smith - First TakeCowboys' HC Mike McCarthy tests positive for COVID, will not coach vs. Saints | First TakeStephen A. on Aaron Rodgers winning the NFC: 'He's a BAAAD man!' | First TakeStephen A.: Josh Allen is an elite talent, but not an elite quarterback | First TakeStephen A. Smith reacts to the Cowboys loss to Raiders on Thanksgiving | #ShortsDO NOT LISTEN TO MATTHEW JUDON! - Stephen A. reacts to Judon blasting mac & cheese | First TakeStephen A.: The Cowboys have the most entitled fan base | First TakeStephen A. on Aaron Rodgers injury: I dont want to hear about a toe! | First TakeStephen A. says the Cowboys cant afford to lose to the Raiders | First TakeSteph Currys impact on the game is reminiscent of Wilt Chamberlain Jalen Rose | NBA CountdownStephen A. criticizes Russell Westbrook & Anthony Davis play for Lakers | NBA CountdownWhen we talk about championships, we don't talk about coaches! - Marcus Spears | First TakeHow Amari Coopers vaccination status is impacting the Cowboys | First TakeStephen A. isnt worried about Aaron Rodgers toe injury | First TakeStephens A-List: Top 5 moments in Cowboys history | Stephen A.s WorldIsaiah Stewart deserved a harsher punishment for fight with LeBron - Stephen A. | Stephen A.s WorldBreaking down the LeBron-Stewart tussle | Swagu & Perk Episode 4Stephen A. reacts to the Giants loss to the Bucs: THEY STINK! | First TakeStephen A. is ready for the Cowboys' season to come CRASHING DOWN | First TakeStephen A. blames Pete Carroll for the Seahawks' losing streak | First TakeStephen A. reminds Michael Irvin he told Cowboys fans to buy a nonrefundable Super Bowl ticket Stephen A. is NOT pleased with the Bills after their loss to the Colts | First TakeShould the Lakers expect more from Anthony Davis? | NBA CountdownBreaking down the decision for LeBron James to return vs. Celtics | NBA CountdownMetta World Peace on launching a Semi-Pro basketball league and the Lakers struggles this seasonStephen A.: LeBrons return doesnt matter, the Lakers arent good enough to win a championship!LeBron or Brady: Who is more likely to win a title this season? | First TakeTim Tebow tries to convince Stephen A. that Patrick Mahomes is being underappreciated | First TakeStephen A. confesses that the Patriots are legit Super Bowl contenders | First TakeStephen A. and Tim Tebow disagree on Mac Jones' impact on the Patriots | First TakeHas Stephen A. crowned the Warriors too soon? | First TakeThe Nets are not winning a title WITHOUT Kyrie Irving! - Kendrick Perkins | First Take'There is a reason we put LeBron James in the MVP category!'- Kendrick Perkins | First TakeDaks defense is SO MUCH BETTER than Kansas Citys!- Orlovsky on Cowboys vs. Chiefs | First TakeGiannis could be the most dominant player EVER! - Perk on Lakers vs. Bucks | First TakeStephen A. Smiths list of concerns for the Knicks | NBA CountdownStephen A. calls Anthony Davis performance shameful against Giannis & Bucks | NBA CountdownStephen A. calls Steph Curry a better leader than Kevin Durant | NBA CountdownI was wrong! I don't believe in the Nets anymore! - Stephen A. Smith | NBA CountdownPeople are misconstruing what I'm saying about LeBron James! - Stephen A. | NBA CountdownStephen A. has a eulogy for LeBron's title chances being over | First TakeKyrie Irving 'CANNOT BE TRUSTED!' - Stephen A. rants about KD's future with the Nets | First Take'Kyrie Irving has BETRAYED KD' - Stephen A. says KD should regret leaving the Warriors | First TakeStephen A. explains why Bill Belichick should feel vindicated about the Tom Brady split | First TakeStephen A. describes how Aaron Rodgers' comments created a chip on his shoulder | First TakeKevin Durant needs to accept that Kyrie Irving left the Nets hanging - Stephen A. | First TakeThis is a DISGRACE! - Stephen A. RIPS KD and the Nets after the loss to the Warriors | First TakeReacting to Stephen A.'s take that LeBron will NEVER win another NBA title | Keyshawn, JWill and MaxJJ Redick apologizes to Stephen A. for saying his Warriors take was irresponsible | First TakeDwyane Wade will NEVER take fashion advice from Stephen A. | First TakeDwyane Wade talks Miami's Big 3 with LeBron & Bosh, Lakers' chances & Warriors' start | First TakeStephen A. reacts to Bruce Arians blasting the Bucs defense: 'He went too far!' | First TakeDwyane Wade critiques Stephen A.'s wardrobe and describes how his new book showcases his journeyStephen A. reacts to the Rams blowout loss to the 49ers | First TakeStephen A.: 'I think LeBron has won his last title, I THINK IT'S OVER!' | First TakeStephen A. argues that the Saints not signing Cam Newton was a mistake | First TakeCould the Patriots go further than the Bucs in the NFL playoffs? First Take debatesStephen A. still thinks the Chiefs' defense is 'HORRENDOUS' | First TakeStephen A. pumps the brakes on Cam Newton's 2 TDs in his Panthers return | First TakeRJ, Stephen A. & Wilbon on what is missing from the modern day point guard | #shortsIt is no longer a badge of honor to play every game Richard Jefferson | NBA CountdownKnicks will end up with a similar record to the Bulls, maybe better! - Stephen A. | NBA CountdownIt doesn't matter what Lamar Jackson does in the regular season - Stephen A. Smith | First Take'Steph & Klay are winning the CHAMPIONSHIP!' - Stephen A. thinks the Warriors are the top teamPreviewing Browns vs. Patriots: Which team is the bigger playoff threat? | First TakeTHE COWBOYS GONNA FALL! - Stephen A. has low expectations for Cowboys vs. Falcons | First TakeTHERES ALWAYS SOMETHING! - Stephen A. reacts to Cowboys Randy Gregorys calf injury | First TakeStephen A. reacts to Cam Newton meeting with the Panthers to possibly rejoin the team | First TakeCam Newton meeting with the Panthers about a possible return | First TakeStephen A. reacts to the Lakers surviving the Heat in OT | First TakeStephen A.: Aaron Rodgers will put on a show & be even more motivated in his return | First TakeThey're 5-6! - Stephen A. calls out Wilbon for picking Bucks as most complete team | NBA CountdownStephen A. Smith says the Lakers expectations right now is 'second round ' | NBA CountdownStephen A. feels Dak Prescott faces more pressure than Lamar Jackson | First TakeStephen A. explains why he takes issue with Aaron Rodgers apology | First TakeStephen A. calls out Marcus Spears Cowboys take: YOU ARE WORRIED! | First TakeStephen A. reacts to Aaron Rodgers being fined for protocol violations: He got a pass! | First TakePressure is on for Russell Westbrook and the Lakers | Swagu & Perk Episode 3The Bucs have a 44-year-old man leading the way - Stephen A. Smith on his MVP pick | First TakeStephen A. thinks OBJ would be a great fit with the Seahawks | First TakeStephen A. & Keyshawn discuss the Raiders' recent troubles | First TakeOBJ needs to be a star, not a role player - Stephen A. talks Odell's next destination | First Take'No one is questioning Lamar Jackson's greatness!' - Stephen A. on the Ravens' OT win | First TakeStephen A.: I'm ashamed of Aaron Rodgers, he 'came across as a national embarrassment' | First TakeJalen Rose says the Lakers are STILL the best team in basketball | NBA CountdownWindhorst: Monty Williams' relationship with Robert Sarver influenced his decision to coach the SunsStephen A.: It will be hard for the NBA to get rid of Robert Sarver | First TakeOBJ & Baker were committed to working on their chemistry together, but it didn't work - Jake Trotter'Odell can still be so special' - Tim Tebow's reaction to the Browns releasing OBJ | First TakeStephen A. is OFFICIALLY picking the Warriors to win the NBA Championship | First TakeStephen A. reveals his top destination for OBJ | First TakeAaron Rodgers is a LIAR - Stephen A. reacts to the QB saying he was immunized | First TakeStephen A. on OBJ being excused from practice again: That was the appropriate decision | First TakeMichael Jordan's not the one who underrated Scottie Pippen - Wilbon reacts to Pippen | NBA CountdownStephen A. expects Jordan Love to struggle following Aaron Rodgers' positive COVID test | First TakeOBJ believes Baker Mayfield has an ego and doesn't want him to succeed - Stephen A. | First TakeAaron Rodgers tests positive for COVID-19, will miss the Packers-Chiefs game | First TakeFirst Take reacts to Saints WR Michael Thomas saying hes out for the season after injury setbackNFL MVP race is wide open with Matthew Stafford, Kyler Murray & Tom Brady in the running | Get UpStephen A. reacts to Odell Beckham Jr.s dad calling out Baker Mayfield | First TakeThe Rams now have 3 future Hall of Famers! - Mina Kimes reacts to Von Miller trade | First TakeStephen A. isnt buying that Adrian Peterson can replace Derrick Henry | First TakeStephen A. blames OBJ & Baker Mayfields chemistry for the Browns struggles | First TakeTHE COWBOYS ARE #1 on Stephens A-List & Swagu captures the moment on his phone | First TakeSwagu is hyped for the Cowboys but worried about Von Miller to the Rams | Swagu & Perk Episode 2Stephen A. reacts to the Chiefs surviving the Giants in Week 8 | First TakeThe Packers are another team that's going to take out the Cowboys! - Stephen A. | First TakeHow Stephen A. views the Titans without Derrick Henry | #Shorts'I'm done with Carson Wentz!' - Stephen A. is FED UP with the struggling Colts QB | First TakeStephen A.: 'I don't believe in the Steelers' offense!' | First Take'I'm not letting Baker Mayfield off the hook for this one!' - Stephen A. on the Browns | First TakeStephen A. thinks the Saints should call Cam Newton | First TakeMichael Irvin asks Stephen A. to join the Cowboys' bandwagon after beating the Vikings | First TakeThe Titans' season is over! - Stephen A. reacts to Derrick Henry's foot injury | First TakeAre James Harden or Russell Westbrook's early season struggles more concerning? | NBA CountdownKevin Hart predicts the Eagles will get their first win of the season vs. the Lions | First TakeKevin Hart addresses the state of the 76ers | First TakeKevin Hart explains the difference between him and Stephen A. | First TakeKevin Hart calls out Stephen A. for doubting Aaron Rodgers against the Cardinals | First TakeAaron Rodgers doesn't have enough tools around him to reach the Super Bowl - Spears | First TakeWhy the J.J. Watt injury is a HUGE LOSS for the Cardinals ahead of the Packers matchup | First TakeStephen A: James Harden needs to be the dude from Houston! | NBA CountdownMichael Wilbon only ranks Luka Doncic above Ja Morant for stars under age 24 | NBA CountdownStephen A. is very pleased with the Knicks start to the season | NBA TodayWhat does Aaron Rodgers have to do to lead the Packers to a win vs. the Cardinals? | First TakeStephen A. isnt ruling out the Bengals making it to the AFC championship | First TakeI dont think theyll be asking that again - Stephen A. on Mike Tomlins USC comments | First TakeITS KYLER MURRAY! - Stephen A. vouches for the QB as the NFL MVP right now | First TakeAre the Bucs a better team than the undefeated Cardinals? First Take debatesStephen A. reacts to Mike Tomlin shutting down rumors about USC head coaching job | First TakeIs the Raiders' success or the 49ers' struggles more surprising? | First TakeFirst Take debates whether Kyle Shanahan should be on the hot seat Stephen A.: Anthony Davis and Dwight Howards sideline rift was nothing | First TakeStephen A. picks Ja Morant over LaMelo Ball | First TakeThis is so bad! Stephens A-List of top NFL teams gets ripped apart | First TakeJoe Burrow or Lamar Jackson: Which QB would you take? First Take debates'Carmelo Anthony was special' vs. the Grizzlies - Stephen A. is proud of Melo | #ShortsCowboys or Bucs: Which team has the better offense? First Take debatesStephen A. says 'Ja'Marr Chase is THAT DUDE' & is impressed by Joe Burrow's Bengals | First Take'Nobody's scared anymore!' - Michael Irvin predicts the Chiefs will MISS THE PLAYOFFS | First TakeWhy Joe Burrow & Ja'Marr Chase are already one of the top duos in the NFL | #ShortsRyan Clark explains why its crucial the Bengals defeat the Ravens in Week 7 | First TakeStephen A. & Tim Tebow debate: Would you rather have Derrick Henry or Patrick Mahomes? | First TakeStephen A. on Ben Simmons: 'He's SCARED to face Philly' | First TakeSteph Curry's 45-point night has Stephen A. thinking FINALS for the Warriors | First TakeStephen A. has a problem with LaMelo's neon outfit | #ShortsStephen A. questions whether Zach LaVine & DeMar DeRozan can fit together on the court | First TakeStephen A.: 'NO ONE is questioning the greatness of Lamar Jackson' | First TakeFirst Take debates the NFL's most disappointing team'Ben Simmons has been coddled by this franchise' - Jay Williams | First TakeStephen A. doesnt see the Suns reaching the WCF this season | First TakeStephen A. reacts to the Knicks 2OT win over the Celtics: NEW YORK STAND UP! | First TakeRich Paul, Ben Simmons and the 76ers have messed up this situation - Stephen A. | NBA CountdownI believe in KD! I believe in James Harden! - Stephen A. thinks Nets are contenders without KyrieStephen A. is looking forward to seeing Klay Thompson return this season | NBA CountdownStephen A. doesn't believe James Harden's comments about staying with the Nets | First TakeBaker Mayfield is out vs. the Broncos with a shoulder injury | First Take'NO WAY IN HELL that Russell Westbrook is coming off the bench this year' - Stephen A. | First Take'Kobe Bryant is smiling down on a guy like Giannis Antetokounmpo' - Stephen A. | First TakeIts LeBrons last season to say hes the best player in the NBA - Stephen A. | Stephen As WorldStephen A.: Russell Westbrook will have pressure to 'show up & SHOW OUT' this season | First TakeStephen A. breaks down how LeBron James' legacy would be impacted by a 5th ring | First TakeStephen A. doesnt agree with Josh Allen being an MVP frontrunner | First TakeStephen A. predicts a Warriors vs. Lakers WCF if Klay Thompson comes back by early 2022 | First TakeStephen A. reacts to the Bills controversial 4th down call vs. the Titans | First TakeYou gotta see these NBA players impersonate Stephen A. | #Shorts'Lamar Jackson and the Baltimore Ravens have come a LONG way' - Michael Irvin | First TakeStephen A. still isn't impressed with Patrick Mahomes | First TakeIs Dak Prescott the SCARIEST QB to face in the NFL? | First TakeStephen A. tells the Packers to trade for Odell Beckham Jr. | First TakeThe Eagles are going to ruin Jalen Hurts - Ryan Clark on the Eagles' loss to the Bucs | First TakeStephon Marbury calls out Stephen A. for his comments on Kyrie Irving | First TakeStephen A. & Tim Tebow debate: How far can Lamar Jackson take the Ravens this season? | First TakeStephen A. reacts to Zach Ertz getting traded to the Cardinals | #ShortsStephen A.: Baker Mayfield is sabotaging Odell Beckham Jr.s career! | First TakeStephen A. and Tim Tebow disagree about the Bucs being the best team in the NFL | First TakeTheres ALWAYS something getting in the way of Kyrie playing ball! - Stephen A. | First TakeStephen A. reacts to DeMaurice Smiths comments on Washingtons email investigation | First TakeMaverick Carter on forming SpringHill Entertainment with LeBron and Kyries situation with the NetsOdell Beckham must get out of Cleveland - Stephen A.'s 3 teams that should target OBJ | First TakeYou brought the Nets together! - Stephen A. takes issue with Kyries vaccination status | First TakeStephen A. reacts to Kyrie Irving's Instagram Live about his stance on the vaccine | First TakeStephen A. saw that Kyrie Irving went live on Instagram | #ShortsRoger Goodell has to step up - Stephen A. on the changes the NFL needs to make | First TakeStephen A. questions Kyrie Irvings stance on the vaccine mandate | First TakeStephen A. doesn't expect the Chiefs' defense to get any better for the rest of the season | #ShortsStephen's A-List after Week 5: 'How dare you disrespect Tom Brady?!' - Bart Scott | First TakeStephen A. calls Patrick Mahomes the best QB in the NFL | First TakeBaker Mayfield is a question mark for the Browns - Stephen A. has doubts about the QB's potentialIs Stephen A. thinking the Cowboys could make the Super Bowl?! | First TakeStephen A.: Kyrie Irving is being selfish | First TakeStephen A. reacts to reports that Kyrie wants to be the voice for the voiceless | First TakeStephen A. reacts to Ben Simmons reporting to the 76ers | First TakeFirst Take reacts to Sean Marks saying Kyrie cant rejoin Nets until he can be a full participantJon Grudens emails were shocking! - Jeff Saturday | First TakeStephen A. questions why Jon Gruden was able to coach vs. the Bears | First TakeStephen A. reacts to Jon Gruden resigning as the Raiders head coach | First TakeMahomes can 'absolutely not' take this Chiefs team to a Super Bowl - Ryan Clark | First TakeThe Buccaneers are the favorite in the NFC - Michael Irvin | First TakeStephen A. says it's good to see that Dan Campbell cares so much & the Lions are battling | #ShortsStephen A. & Michael Irvin debate the NFL's best QB | First TakeStephen A. isn't concerned about that baaaad man Aaron Rodgers and the Packers | First TakeStephen A. reacts to the Browns losing a slugfest to the Chargers | First Take'Chiefs are DONE! Their defense is TRASH!' - Stephen A. after KC's loss to the Bills | First TakeStephen A. laughs at Michael Irvin for saying the Cowboys are the NFL's best team | First TakeShould we trust the Dallas Cowboys to not collapse? | First TakeSam Achos Top 3 NFC teams | First TakeTim Tebow shares the advice he gave Urban Meyer | First TakeStephen A.s sources say KD could give the Nets the OK to move on from Kyrie | First TakeKyrie Irvings vaccination status is impacting basketball! - Stephen A. | Stephen As WorldShould Urban Meyer consider resigning? First Take answersStephen A. isnt ruling out Joe Burrow reaching Aaron Rodgers ceiling | First Take'It amounts to BETRAYAL' if Kyrie doesn't come back - Stephen A.'s thoughts on the Nets | First TakeStephen A. is FURIOUS about how Allen Iverson is treated by the 76ers | First TakeIs Justin Fields ready to be the Bears' permanent starting QB? First Take debatesStephen A. predicts the Bills will upset the Chiefs in Week 5 | First TakeJason Kidd calls rumored tension between Luka Doncic & Kristaps Porzingis 'FAKE NEWS' | First TakeRaiders Are FRAUDS Says Stephen A. + Raiders Rumors On Forrest Lamp & Trayvon Mullen Injury NewsChris Paul talks about the new season of 'Why Not Us' featuring FAMU football | First TakeWhy Stephen A. doesn't consider the Rams a top-5 team anymore | First TakeStephen A. interviews Chris Paul ahead of the NBA season | First Take'Kyrie is a distraction and it's inexcusable!' - Stephen A. SOUNDS OFF | First TakeWho's the best team in the NFC? | First TakeStephen A. to Baker Mayfield: What else do you need this seasona pacifier and a bib? | First TakeStephen A. is curious about Kawhi Leonards return this season | First TakeStephen's A-List: Jeff Saturday's got beef with the Week 5 rankings | First TakeStephen A.s biggest takeaways from the Chargers win over the Raiders | First TakeDo the Raiders deserve to be considered a top AFC team? | First TakeAre the Cardinals the best team in the NFL? First Take debatesHas Tom Brady & Bill Belichicks beef been blown out of proportion? Stephen A. answers | First TakeStephen A. Smith on Bucs vs. Patriots: Tom Brady looked CONFUSED! | First TakeKareem Abdul-Jabbar shares his thoughts on NBA vaccine protocols | Stephen A's WorldStephen A. says Joel Embiid can't miss games anymore | Stephen A's WorldTim Tebow reacts to the Jaguars' 0-4 start: 'Urban Meyer is heartbroken' | First TakeStephen A. makes his prediction for Tom Brady's return to New England | First TakeWill Tom Brady & the Bucs run up the score vs. the Patriots? | First TakeStephen A. reacts to Joel Embiid calling Simmons situation borderline disrespectful | First TakeStephen A. explains why Patriots vs. Bucs isnt just another game for Brady & Belichick | First TakeStephen A. says Anthony Davis needs to push himself | Stephen As WorldStephen A. has BIG CONCERNS about Zach Wilson | #ShortsWhat POSSIBLE EXCUSE could Anthony Davis have?! - Stephen A. talks Westbrook's comments | First TakeStephen A. answers: Should Justin Fields force his way out of Chicago? | First TakeReacting to LeBron James' comments from Lakers Media Day on vaccination | First TakeUnvaccinated players won't be paid for games missed due to vaccine requirements | #ShortsStephen A. warns Ben Simmons 'BE CAREFUL!' | First Take'You don't throw Justin Fields into THAT situation!' - Stephen A. on the Bears | First TakeStephen A. is confident the Packers are Super Bowl contenders | First TakeIs Stephen A. starting to sweat about the Dallas Cowboys? | First TakeStephen A. says vaccine mandates could play a role in who wins the NBA championshipReacting to Kareem Abdul-Jabbar's statements on the vaccine | Stephen A's WorldStephen A. isn't sold on the Raiders: 'This is a big year for Jon Gruden!' | First TakeStephen A. expresses his concerns with the Seahawks | #ShortsStephen's A-List through Week 3 sets off EVERYONE on First Take Stephen A. calls the Cowboys a Top-3 NFC team | First TakeStephen A. explains why Bill Belichick should regret letting Tom Brady leave the Pats | First TakeShould the Nets consider trading Kyrie Irving? | Stephen A's World'It's a DISGRACE! They are HORRIBLE!' - Stephen A. rants about the Jets & Giants | First TakeStephen A. & Michael Irvin debate: Should the Rams be NFC favorites now? | First TakeStephen A. BLASTS the Packers' organization after Aaron Rodgers' game-winning drive | First TakeStephen A. doesn't see Eli Manning as a Hall of Famer, but expects him to be inducted | First Take'AIN'T NO WAY' the Chargers beat the Chiefs! - Stephen A. predicts | #ShortsWhy Stephen A. is calling the criticism of Aaron Rodgers 'RIDICULOUS!' | First Take'Kevin Durant is the best player in the world' - Stephen A. puts KD No. 1 in the NBA | First TakeStephen A. says it's OK to treat Tom Brady differently following the comments about Bill BelichickStay in your lane! - Mina Kimes reacts to Bradys personal trainer's comments on Belichick | ATHStephen A. questions if the Nets should trade Kyrie Irving for Ben Simmons | Stephen As WorldBen Simmons is in the wrong, but the 76ers hands arent clean either! - Stephen A. | First TakeStephen A. isnt sure Justin Fields is ready to start Week 3 vs. the Browns | First TakeStafford's a stud, but the Rams aren't the Bucs' biggest obstacle to repeat - Stephen A. |First TakeStephen A. reacts to Aaron Rodgers response to his critics | First TakeFirst Take reacts to Tua being ruled out for Week 3 with fractured ribsStephen A. reacts to Jerry Jones addressing the Cowboys' RB situation | First TakeThe Steelers season is OVER without Ben Roethlisberger - Stephen A. | First TakeBen Simmons is willing to sit out the season before playing for the 76ers - Stephen A. | First TakeYou gotta be kidding me! - Stephen A. reacts to Simmons refusal to attend the 76ers training campMina Kimes and Keyshawn Johnson drill Stephen A. about his Cowboys and Steelers take | First TakeStephen A. reacts to Keyshawn Johnson saying Derek Carr is a Top 5 QB | First TakeStephen A. reacts to Ben Simmons not intending to play another game for the 76ers | #ShortsStephens A-List: Top 5 NFL teams through Week 2 | First TakeStephen A.: Patrick Mahomes is the reason Lamar Jackson has more to prove | First TakeStephen A. laughs at Keyshawn for calling Derek Carr a Top-5 QB | First TakeStephen A. reacts to the Packers defeating the Lions: Im not concerned about Rodgers! | First TakeJJ Redick announces his retirement after 15 seasons in the NBA | #ShortsStephen A. on Kyler Murray: 'He just makes things happen!' | First TakeStephen A. expects that 'bad man' Aaron Rodgers to put on a show vs. the Lions | #ShortsStephen A. and Michael Irvin debate: Are the Cowboys a threat to the Bucs? | First TakeStephen A. warns Jets fans: I will be talking about Zach Wilson's 4 INTs | #ShortsIs it time for the Pittsburgh Steelers to replace Big Ben? | First TakeWhy Stephen A. has a problem with Michael Thomas | First TakeWhy Michael Irvin would start Foles over Fields if Dalton cant go | First TakeCould the Ravens be the AFC team to beat? | First TakeStephen A. pumps the brakes on the 'Jalen Hurts hype train' | Stephen A's WorldWill Aaron Rodgers and the Packers bounce back vs. the Lions? | KJMStephen A. points the finger at Joe Judge for the Giants' loss | First TakeStephen A. is conflicted about who to put on the NBAs 75th anniversary team | Stephen As WorldWhat can go wrong, WILL GO WRONG for the Cowboys! | Stephen As WorldStephen A and Dan Orlovsky debate quarterbacks: old vets vs. young guns | First Take'JUST BLASPHEMY' - Stephen A. frustrated by Big Ben being called the worst AFC North QB | First TakeStephen A. isnt comfortable with Justin Fields starting Week 2 vs. the Bengals | First TakeDamien Woody lays into Stephen A. over Aaron Rodgers' blowout loss to the Saints | First TakeStephen A. gets FIRED UP over Lamar Jackson's matchup vs. Patrick Mahomes | #ShortsStephen A. is OK with Matt Ryan being followed by the Falcons' Super Bowl collapse | First TakeDaniel Jones or Taylor Heinicke: Who's the better QB? Stephen A. & Dan Orlovsky debate | First TakeAre the Titans and Bills frauds?! First Take debatesStephen A. isn't sold on Jalen Hurts as the Eagles' QB of the future | First TakeStephen A. doesn't put too much stock in Jameis Winston's big Week 1 | First TakeHe's a baaaad man! He is that dude! - Stephen A. expects Aaron Rodgers to bounce back | First TakeStephen A. on the Lakers and Carmelo Anthony's chances at an NBA title | Stephen A.'s WorldStephen A. Smith on Jon Gruden and the Raiders Week 1 win and his future | Stephen A.'s WorldJon Gruden isnt going anywhere even if the Raiders miss the playoffs - Stephen A. | First TakeCarmelo Anthony on why he wanted to join the Los Angeles Lakers | First TakeCarmelo is telling the story of his journey in a new memoir | #ShortsStephen A.: The North is the best division in the AFC | First TakeStephen A. takes issue with Lamar Jacksons consistency | First TakeStephen A.'s NFL Power Rankings list GETS BLASTED by the First Take crew Stephen A.'s message to Jalen Hurts: 'SHOW US! That's not disrespectful!' | First TakeStephen A. reacts to the Raiders' OT thriller vs. the Ravens in Week 1 | First TakeStephen A. reacts to the stunning win by Jacksonville State over Florida State | Stephen A.'s WorldChiefs vs. Browns: Could it be a preview of the AFC Championship game? | Stephen A.s WorldThis week could potentially be the end of Cam Newton's NFL career - Stephen A. | Stephen A.'s WorldStephen A. was impressed by Jameis Winstons performance vs. the Packers | Stephen As WorldStephen A. warns that Cam Newtons career could be over if Washington doesnt sign him | First TakeStephen A. reacts to Aaron Rodgers comments on the Packers loss to the Saints | First TakeWhat Stephen A. & Michael Irvin learned about Matthew Stafford in his Rams debut | First TakeIt was all about Kyler Murray! - Stephen A. on the Cardinals win over the Titans | First TakeStephen A. calls the Browns a legit threat to the Chiefs in the AFC | First TakeStephen A. & Michael Irvin react to the Packers getting blown out by the Saints | First TakeTim Tebow says Trevor Lawrence will live up to the hype | First Take'It's Super Bowl or bust from this moment forward for Aaron Rodgers' - Stephen A. SmithStephen A. predicts that Tom Brady is on his way to 8 rings | First TakeStephen A. and Tim Tebow GET HEATED debating the exciting Cowboys-Bucs game | First Take'What can go wrong, WILL GO WRONG!' - Stephen A. reacts to the Cowboys losing to the Bucs | Get UpStephen A. Smith's instant reaction to Cowboys loss to Buccaneers | #shortsShaq on how Ben Simmons can improve as a player | Stephen A.s WorldBen Simmons needs to grow up and accept some responsibility - Stephen A. Smith | Stephen A.'s WorldStephen A. is most intrigued to see the Steelers vs. Bills Week 1 matchup | First TakeAre the Colts legit Super Bowl contenders? Stephen A. says yes! | First TakeHerbert or Stafford: Which QB would you rather have? Stephen A. answersStephen A. interviews Michael Strahan about being featured on 'More Than An Athlete' | First TakeWhich team is most poised to win the AFC? | First TakeIf Aaron Rodgers isn't in the Super Bowl, this season is a failure!' - Stephen A. | First TakeThe Cowboys have to get it done vs. the Bucs - Stephen A. | First TakeBrighter future? Stephen A. picks the Giants over the Jets | First TakeStephen A. blasts Bart Scott for saying the Bucs shouldnt be Super Bowl favorites | First TakeWRs or QBs: Who are the biggest divas in the NFL? First Take debatesYour list is all wrong! - Bart Scott rips Stephens A-List | First TakeStephen A. tells Keyshawn: This is the GREATEST team in Bucs history if Brady repeats | First TakeStephens A-List: Top 5 Super Bowl Threats | First TakeHow will COVID-19 impact the 2021 NFL season? | First TakeStephen A. explains why Matthew Stafford is under more pressure than Sean McVay | First TakeWhich team will win the AFC North? First Take debatesStephen A. makes the case for the Patriots to win the AFC East | First TakeStephen A.: The Cowboys should be considered legit Super Bowl threats | First TakeStephen A. laughs at Michael Irvins Cowboys vs. Bucs take | First TakeStephen A. & Michael Irvin react to Cowboys' Zack Martin testing positive for COVID-19 | First TakeSam Achos bold prediction: The Bears will win 11 games this season | First TakeAre the Bears making a mistake not starting Justin Fields? First Take debatesTony Romo said Zach Wilson could be on Patrick Mahomes' level and become a Top 3 QB | First TakeWhen is the ideal time for Justin Fields to start for the Bears? | First TakeReacting to Jerry Jones saying Dak Prescott is good to go for Week 1 vs. the Bucs | First TakeFirst Take reacts to ESPNs NFL Preseason Power RankingsMax agrees with Matt Nagys decision to name Andy Dalton the Bears Week 1 starter | First TakeReacting to Matt Nagy naming Andy Dalton the Bears Week 1 starter over Justin Fields | First TakeIm scared as hell! - Marcus doesnt think a healthy Carson Wentz gives the Colts a high ceilingStephen A.: Where was Steph Curry during KD's feud with Draymond? | First TakeMax is surprised Draymond Green got Kevin Durant to open up about the fallout | First TakeStephen A. explains why McCaffreys return from injury will be the biggest bounce-back of the seasonStephen A. agrees with KD: 'He should be a 99 on NBA 2K!' | First TakePerk: Carmelos legacy would have been a lot different if he was drafted by the Pistons | First TakeReacting to Carmelo Anthony saying not being drafted by the Pistons changed the course of his careerStephen A. says there's NO WAY Marcus Smart should be getting 4 yrs/$77 mil he deserves more!Stephen A. wishes Tim Tebow the best after being released from the Jaguars | First TakeStephen A. gets pumped for the NBA Christmas Day slate | First TakeStephen A. doesnt believe LeBron should have much influence on the play-in tournament | First TakeOdell Beckham Jr. or Ezekiel Elliott: Who is under more pressure this season? | First TakeAre expectations higher for Brady in his 2nd season with the Bucs? | First TakeWhat does Kawhi Leonards deal mean for the Clippers organization? | The JumpStephen A. argues that Kawhi cost 2 franchises a championship | First Take'The pressure is on James Harden and Kyrie Irving!' - Stephen A. talks KD and the Nets | First TakeCade Cunningham or Jalen Green: Who will be the better pro? Stephen A. answersStephen A. on Russell Westbrook: You know what Laker Nation expects | First TakeFlula Borg on his role in The Suicide Squad & Luka Doncics supermax extension | Stephen As WorldJalen Suggs joins The Jump following his NBA Summer League debut with the Orlando MagicStephen A.: Luka Doncic needs more talent around him! | Stephen As WorldStephen A. Smith believes there will be less pressure on the Milwaukee Bucks this season | The JumpStephen A. Smith and Kendrick Perkins on Luka Doncic's extension | The JumpIs it a bad thing that Carmelo joined the Lakers based on LeBron saying 'the time is now'? | #ShortsStephen A. is impressed with Jalen Greens performance in NBA Summer League | First TakeLeBron and Carmelo should've been teammates years ago! - Stephen A. | First TakeZach Wilson is the real deal! - Max believes the QB can resurrect the Jets | First TakeStephen A. lists all the reasons the Knicks' future is bright: 'New York stand up!' | First TakeStephen A.'s got 'love and respect' for Team USA after winning gold at the Olympics | First TakeStephen A. reacts to Kevin Durant signing a 4-year/$198M extension with the Nets | First TakeStephen A. Smith would not give Kawhi Leonard a long-term contract | Stephen A.'s World'You can't trust him!' - Stephen A. sounds off on Kawhi's future with the Clippers | First TakeStephen A. is confident Team USA will beat France and win gold | KJZStephen A. Smith reacts to Carmelo Anthony joining the Lakers and LeBron James | #shortsKendrick Perkins doesnt see Steph Curry and the Warriors winning another title | First TakeStephen A. Smith wants Carmelo Anthony on the Lakers with LeBron James | #shortsKyle Lowry is not going to be the difference for the Heat winning - Stephen A. Smith | The JumpStephen A.: Carmelo will go to the Lakers if he leaves the Blazers | Bart & HahnWhy Kendrick Perkins is confident Team USA can overpower Spain | First TakeKendrick Perkins explains why the Clippers should look to keep Kawhi Leonard long-term | First TakeKD or Giannis: Who has had the greater legacy so far? First Take debatesStephen A. breaks down fits from the 2021 NBA Draft | Stephen As WorldStephen A has serious concerns about investing in Kawhi Leonard long-term | First TakeWestbrook 'don't get to have that attitude in L.A.!' - Stephen A. tells Russ to compete for a titleKenny Smith says he wouldn't just assume the Lakers & Nets will make the Finals | First TakeStephen A. puts the pressure on Russell Westbrook to win with Lakers | First TakeStephen A. would take the Nets over the Lakers in a Finals matchup | First TakeStephen A.: AD should take the last shot for the Lakers, not LeBron or Russell Westbrook | Get UpStephen A. reacts to Russell Westbrook joining LeBron and the Lakers | Get UpWill the Dallas Cowboys win the NFC East? | First TakeAre the Pittsburgh Steelers a playoff team? | First TakeDoes Giannis deserve more credit for winning a championship without a superteam? | #GreenyWho is most to blame for Team USA's loss vs. France at the Tokyo Olympics? | First TakePerk says 'everything about Giannis is just likeable right now' | #ShortsThe Lakers should target Russell Westbrook over Chris Paul - Kendrick Perkins | First TakeYou're a 'BONAFIDE HATER' if you aren't a fan of Giannis, CARRY ON! - Perk sounds off | First TakeWill Giannis win more titles in Milwaukee? Stephen A. and Max debate | First TakeGiannis ring or Kevin Durants 2 rings: Which would you rather have? First Take debatesStephen A. thinks Chris Paul's championship window is officially closed | First TakeGiannis closeout game wasnt the best in Finals history - Stephen A. & Max agree | First Take'He's not Kevin Durant, let's stop that right now!' - Stephen A. on Giannis vs. KD | First TakeStephen A. doesn't think Chris Paul's legacy has taken a hit by losing in the Finals | First TakeStephen A. reacts to Giannis leading the Bucks to an NBA championship | First TakeGiannis never ran from adversity - Stephen A. Smith | SportsCenter with SVPStephen A. Smith picks the Bucks to finish the #NBAFinals tonight #shortsReacting to how great Giannis has been in this #NBAFinals | SportsCenter with Stephen A.Stephen A. responds to Perk saying 'CP3 needs CPR' | First TakeStephen A. predicts the Bucks will close out the series in Game 6 | First Take'Ben Simmons would be an incredible asset for the Warriors' - Stephen A. Smith | Stephen A.'s WorldWill Matthew Stafford ever win a Super Bowl with the Rams? Stephen A. thinks its possibleWhat will the headline about Giannis say if the Bucks win Game 6? | First TakeTom Brady will always be welcome in Foxborough! - Stephen A. sounds off on Byron Cowart | First TakeChris Paul losing the series to the Bucks will be sad - Stephen A. | First TakeStephen A. proposes a Damian Lillard-Anthony Davis trade | First TakeChris Paul 'has to have a monster game,' his legacy hangs in the balance - Max Kellerman |First TakeStephen A. reacts to the Suns Game 5 loss: The series is over! | First TakeStephen A. hopes Aaron Rodgers will retire before playing for the Packers again | First TakeIs Tom Brady a top 3 quarterback? | First Take'JaVale McGee on Team USA is actually a good thing' - Stephen A. Smith | Stephen A.'s World'The Suns need to find their swagger and get their tenacity back' - Kendrick Perkins | The JumpPatrick Mahomes is underestimating Justin Herbert - Max Kellerman | First TakeStephen A. has the Cowboys winning 10 games and the NFC East | First TakePete Carroll is more important than Russell Wilson to the Seahawks' success - Stephen A. |First TakeSouthern Stephen A. returns to make surprise pick for most important NFC East player | First TakeStephen A.'s sources: Kristaps Porzingis is 'jealous of Luka Doncic and resentful' | First TakeChris Paul won't be a Top 5 PG if the Suns lose the NBA Finals - Stephen A. | First TakeStephen A.: Devin Booker and Cam Johnson are the key players in Game 5 for the Suns | First TakeGame 5 is a must-win for the Suns - Stephen A. says the Finals is over if the Bucks win | First TakeBetter Block: Giannis denying Ayton or LeBron's chasedown on Iguodala in 2016? | First TakeGiannis or Khris Middleton: Who is the Bucks' Batman? Stephen A. and Perk debate | First TakeStephen A. reacts to Giannis block on Deandre Aytons alley-oop in the Finals | First Take'Something is wrong with Chris Paul' - Stephen A. on CP3's Game 4 performance | First TakeVince Carter calls on Team USA to improve defensively | First TakeKareem Abdul-Jabbar picks the Bucks to win the #NBAFinals | Stephen A.s World'USA Basketball cannot use the excuse that they were thrown together last minute' - Stephen A. SmithStephen A. explains why LeBron will be remembered most for his time with the Heat | First TakeStephen A. sounds off on Team USA's loss vs. Nigeria: 'There's no excuse!' | First TakeStephen A. reacts to Giannis dropping 41 in the Bucks' Game 3 win over the Suns | First TakeStephen A. & Michael Wilbon react to Game 3 of the #NBAFinals | SC with SVPStephen A., Michael Wilbon and Kendrick Perkins predict Game 3 of the #NBAFinals #ShortsIf the Bucks don't win both games in Milwaukee this series ends in 5 games - Stephen A.| SC with SVPThe Bucks went out and got Jrue Holiday for a series like this - Michael Wilbon | SportsCenter'Chris Paul was historically great in Game 2' - Michael Wilbon | SportsCenterStephen A. Smith previews Game 2 of the 2021 #NBAFinals | SportsCenterStephen A. Smith: Devin Booker is special and tonight was another example of that | SC with SVPThe Phoenix Suns have the horses it takes to win this series - Stephen A. Smith | SportsCenterEverything CP3 said about the schedule & players complaining was on point - Stephen A. SmithThe Bucks will win the NBA Finals if they play like they did in Game 5 - Stephen A. SmithStephen A. reacts to Scottie Pippens comments about Phil Jackson: He should be ashamed of himselfThis is one of the most idiotic things Scottie Pippen has ever said - Stephen A. Smith | First TakeStephen A.: There was no excuse for Patrick Beverleys shove on Chris Paul | First TakePaul George is a superstar in this league, but there are levels - Stephen A. Smith | First TakeStephen A. Smith and Michael Wilbon react to the Suns reaching the NBA Finals | SC with SVPStephen A. doubles down on Clippers moving on from Kawhi Leonard | First TakePaul George has the most on the line tonight - Stephen A. Smith | First TakeStephen A. says Trae Young is most important player with Giannis Antetokounmpo out | First TakeStephen A. reacts to Giannis' knee injury and the Hawks' Game 4 win | SportsCenterReacting to Paul George dropping 41 points on the Suns in Game 5 | First TakeStephen A. reacts to the Clippers' 'incredible' Game 5 performance vs. Suns | SC with SVPI expect CP3 to come out and lead his troops - Kendrick Perkins | SportsCenter with Stephen A. SmithStephen A. thinks Team USA will win gold at the Tokyo 2020 Olympics | First TakeScottie Pippen says Doc Rivers set up Ben Simmons for failure. Stephen A. reacts | First TakeScottie Pippen responds to Stephen A.: LeBron James won a championship without any help | First TakeShould the Paul George criticism stop? Stephen A. weighs in | First TakeThe Hawks are going to the NBA Finals if the Bucks can't neutralize Trae Young! - Stephen A.Stephen A. supports Jason Kidd being the Mavericks' head coach | First TakeTy Lue might be the best coach in basketball right now - Stephen A. reacts to Game 3 | First TakeStephen A. reacts to KD's 'unnecessary' clapback at Scottie Pippen | First Take'Chris Paul is going to be on a mission tonight' - Kendrick Perkins | SportsCenterTrae Young or Luka Doncic for the next 5 years? Stephen A. and Max decide | First TakeStephen A. explains why Game 3 is so important for Chris Paul | First TakeStephen A. reacts to the Pacers hiring Rick Carlisle as the next head coach | First TakeThe Clippers are getting SWEPT if they lose Game 3 - Stephen A. | First TakeStephen A. blames Jrue Holiday's defense for Trae Young's 48 points in Game 1 | First TakeStephen A. reacts to Steve Kerr calling KD more gifted than MJ | First TakeStephen A. Smith reacts to Trae Young and the Hawks' ECF Game 1 win | SportsCenter'It's horrible for basketball!' - Stephen A. is frustrated by the officiating in Game 2 | First TakeStephen A. falls asleep during Maxs thoughts on the Hawks vs. Bucks series | First TakeStephen A. blames Paul George for the Clippers losing Game 2 | First TakeStephen A. sounds off on Paul George missing FTs: 'Must close when you're a star' | SC with SVPKendrick Perkins, Michael Wilbon & Stephen A.'s WCF Game 2 preview | SportsCenter with Stephen A.Stephen A.s sources: Ben Simmons doesnt work, doesnt listen and is constantly babied #ShortsMetta Sandiford-Artest answers: Has Kevin Durant surpassed LeBron James? | Max Kellerman ShowStephen A. Smith doubles down on his Devin Booker-Kobe Bryant comparison | KJZStephen A. chooses Trae Young over Giannis as the most important player in the Hawks-Bucks seriesStephen A. calls Game 2 a must-win for the Clippers | First TakeHELL NO! - Stephen A. doesnt believe Ben Simmons is a championship PG | Stephen As WorldMagic Johnson answers: Has KD passed LeBron as the best player in the NBA? | First TakeStephen A. sounds off on KD, Kyrie and Steve Nash | First TakeDevin Booker is the next Kobe Bryant! - Stephen A. reacts to Suns vs. Clippers Game 1 | First TakeMagic reacts to Stephens A-List: The top 5 reasons why the Nets were eliminated | First TakeStephen A.: The 76ers should trade Ben Simmons to the Trail Blazers | First TakeStephen A. crashes Magic Johnson's segment to debate LeBron and the Lakers | Get UpReacting to Giannis and the Bucks forcing a Game 7 against the Nets | First TakeAre the influx of NBA playoff injuries basketball-related or due to fatigue? | KJZStephen A. reacts to Kawhi and Paul George scoring 31 points in Game 4 & picks the Jazz to win in 7Are you still salty about the Hawks beating the Knicks? - Max questions Stephen A.'s objectivityHas the NBA become soft? Trae Young and Ja Morant sound off of Nikola Jokic's ejection | First TakeWas Shaq ever the best player in the NBA? | First TakeMax Kellerman underscores how important James Harden is to the Nets' offense | First TakeFirst Take reacts to Mike D'Antoni being interested in becoming the Blazers' head coachBen Simmons or Joel Embiid: Which player is key for the 76ers in Game 3? | First TakeLet Kawhi walk! - Stephen A.'s advice to the Clippers if LA loses to the Utah Jazz | First TakeAtlanta, stand up! The future you've been waiting for has finally arrived | Stephen's A WorldQuavo previews 76ers vs. Hawks Game 3 | First TakeStephen A. exposes Max's cold take on Kevin Durant vs. Giannis | First TakeStephen A. sets high expectations for Giannis in Game 3 vs. the Nets | First TakeStephen A. on Dwyane Wade giving court-side advice to Donovan Mitchell | First TakeStephen A. reacts to Suns vs. Nuggets Game 2 and praises Chris Paul's leadership | First TakeStephen A. loves the pure energy from the Phoenix Suns crowd in Game 1 | Stephen As WorldStephen A. makes the case for Kevin Durant as the best player in the world | First TakePreviewing 76ers vs. Hawks Game 2: How do the Sixers overcome Trae Young's offense? | First TakeStephen A. reacts to Nuggets vs. Suns Game 1: Chris Paul was something special! | First TakeStephen A. roasts Giannis and the Bucks, calls Game 2 a national embarrassment | First Take'Luka ain't Kevin Durant!' - Stephen A. and Max debate the best player on the planet | First TakeStephen A. reacts to Damian Lillard calling for the Blazers to hire Jason Kidd | First TakeNuggets or Suns: Who wins the series? First Take debatesWoj on what the Lakers and the Blazers will do in the offseason | SportsCenterWhats at stake for the Clippers? Relevance - Stephen A. Smith | SportsCenterStephen A. on Luka Doncic outplaying Kawhi Leonard and the Clippers | First TakeGiannis has to be a superstar vs. the Nets for the Bucks to win the series - Stephen A. | First TakeStephen A.: We have to hold LeBron accountable for the Lakers early playoff exit | First TakeCan LeBron and Anthony Davis win another title with the Lakers? First Take debatesDamian Lillard to the Knicks, Heat, Clippers or Lakers? Stephen A. says 'STAY TUNED!' #ShortsPerk doesn't like Charles Barkley calling Anthony Davis 'Street Clothes' | First TakeStephen A.: LeBron's legacy is not on the line unless he 'wets the bed' in Game 6 | SportsCenterStephen A. says Giannis needs a jumper to be in Kevin Durants class | Stephen As WorldWhy its time for the Knicks to go all-in during free agency | KJZStephen A. reacts to Luka Doncic dropping 42 points on the Clippers in Game 5 | First Take'New York, STAND DOWN!' - Perk taunts Stephen A. after the Knicks' blowout loss | First TakeStephen A. reacts to the Knicks getting bounced from the playoffs in the first round | First TakeWill the Knicks silence Clint Capela and the Hawks in Game 5? | KJZDamian Lillard or Steph Curry: Who would you want in the playoffs? First Take debatesStephen A.'s top 3 reasons why the Knicks will beat the Hawks in Game 5 | First Take'What the hell are the role players doing?' - Perk torches Schroder, KCP and Drummond | First TakeOH MY GOD! - Stephen A. reacts to Damian Lillard scoring 55 points in a loss | First TakeStephen A. goes on a rant in reaction to the Lakers blowout loss to the Suns in Game 5 | First TakePerk doubles down on his bet with Stephen A. and picks the Lakers to win Game 5 | First TakeWoj is hearing 'pessimism' that AD plays in Game 5 | SportsCenterHow will Anthony Davis injury impact the Lakers in the series vs. the Suns? | SportsCenterThere isnt great optimism that Anthony Davis could return for Game 5 - Woj | SportsCenter76ers or the Bucks: Which team poses the biggest threat to the Nets in the East? | First TakeJayson Tatum is the REAL DEAL - Stephen A. | First TakeStephen A. reacts to the Knicks Game 4 loss: Julius Randle has been horrible | First Take'I was scared' - Stephen A. reacts to the Clippers defeating the Mavericks in Game 4 | First TakeStephen A. reacts to the Suns defeating the Lakers in Game 4 | First TakeStephen A. on Knicks' 'embarrassing' Game 3 loss - 'Trae Young was right to mock us!' | SC with SVPStephen A. says the Lakers are lucky that Chris Paul is hurt | Stephen As WorldStephen A. shuts down a viewer comparing Knicks fans to Cowboys fans | Stephen As WorldIts not looking good for the Clippers in the playoffs! - Stephen A. | Stephen As World'He's supposed to be with us!' - Knicks fan Stephen A. is bummed about Austin Rivers' Game 3 heroicsThe Clippers are getting swept if they lose Game 3! - Stephen A. | First TakeStephen A. and Max react to the 76ers, Knicks & Jazz banning fans due to poor behavior | First TakeStephen A. reacts to Devin Bookers foul on Dennis Schroder: Was it a dirty play? | First TakeStephen A. calls out Kwame Browns NBA career: You werent very good | Stephen As WorldAre Knicks fans worse than Cowboys fans? Stephen A. answers | First TakeStephen A. and actor Jerry Ferrara celebrate the Knicks' first playoff win since 2013 | First TakeIt WASNT luck! - Stephen A. is hyped about the Knicks Game 2 win over the Hawks | First TakeStephen A. calls MSG electric after the Knicks Game 2 win vs. Hawks | SportsCenter with SVPStephen A.: Paul George and Ty Lue need to 'stop lying to the American public' | SportsCenterJalen Rose reacts to the Clippers loss in Game 2 to the Mavs: They are in trouble! | Jalen & JacobyThe Clippers should be concerned about the Mavericks in the playoffs - Kendrick Perkins | SCJa Morant or Donovan Mitchell: Who will have the bigger impact in Game 2? | First TakeAre LeBron and AD the NBA's best duo? First Take debatesWill the Knicks even the series vs. the Hawks? Stephen A. says yes | First TakeHow much is Kawhi's reputation on the line? Stephen A. and Max debate | First TakeStephen A. reacts to Clippers vs. Mavericks Game 2 and blames Kawhi Leonard | First TakeStephen A. to Jimmy Butler: Be the superstar Dwyane Wade vouched for! | Stephen A's WorldFormer Hawks coach reveals how the Knicks can slow down Trae Young | KJZLeBron, D-Wade and Bosh or KD, Kyrie and Harden: Which Big 3 would win? | First TakeStephen A. has faith that Damian Lillard will lead the Blazers past the Nuggets | First TakeDoncic, Porzingis and the Mavericks aren't afraid of Kawhi and the Clippers! - Perk | First TakeIs Luka Doncic a top-5 player if he gets to the West finals? Stephen A. answers | Stephen A's WorldStephen A. says Julius Randle 'has to stand up' or else the Knicks are done | Stephen A's WorldCan Giannis carry a team to the NBA Finals? First Take debatesKendrick Perkins: The Grizzlies will upset the Jazz | First TakeStephen A. reacts to Nets vs. Celtics Game 1: Boston can't stop the Big 3 | First Take'Anthony Davis had an atrocious performance' - Stephen A. reacts to Game 1 | First TakeStephen A. reacts to the Knicks losing Game 1 to the Hawks: Im a little worried! | First TakeStephen A. breaks down all the NBA playoff action: Luka Doncic, Anthony Davis & Trae Young | Get UpStephen A. and Spike Lee get hyped for the Knicks in the playoffs | Stephen As WorldStephen A. explains why Paul George can change his narrative in these playoffs | First TakeStephen A. has a problem with Giannis saying the Bucks' chances vs. the Heat 'might be the same'Chris Paul or Devin Booker: Who should the Lakers worry about more? | First TakeWhat does have Kyrie Irving have to prove when the Nets face the Celtics in Round 1? | First Take'You scared of Julius Randle?!' - Stephen A. reacts to Nate McMillan's Knicks comments | First TakeStephen A. questions LeBron's durability and tells AD to be a 'man amongst boys' | First TakeStephen A.'s expectations for the Nets? Championship or bust! | Stephen A's WorldStephen A.: Anthony Davis looked 'unmotivated' in play-in and needs to show up! | Stephen A's WorldStephen A. isnt feeling good about the Lakers chances of repeating | First TakeStephen A. is rolling with Steph Curry over Ja Morant in the Warriors-Grizzlies game | First TakePerk blasts Brad Stevens: If you love the Nets so much, go coach em! | First Take'Luck!' - Stephen A. reacts to LeBron's game-winner vs. Steph Curry | First TakeStephen A. calls out Charles Barkley for reconsidering the LeBron-MJ GOAT debate | Get UpStephen A. and Charles Barkley react to LeBron's late 3-pointer | Get UpStephen A. reacts to the Lakers' play-in game win and predicts their series vs. Suns | SportsCenterTyronn Lue has his mind on 1 thing: Winning a championship! - Max Kellerman | First Take'How dare you!' Stephen A. is in disbelief over Perks Knicks vs. Hawks prediction | First TakeStephen A. picks the Bucks over the 76ers as the Nets' biggest threat in the East | First TakeStephen A. responds to Tyronn Lue denying the Clippers ducked the Lakers | First TakeStephen A. thinks Kyrie and KD want to meet LeBron in the Finals | First TakeJayson Tatum put the world on notice vs. Russell Westbrook - Stephen A. reacts to Celtics vs WizardsStephen A. reacts to a fan who claims KD is better than LeBron on offense | Stephen A's WorldStephen A. tells Chris Bosh: 'LeBron will never exceed MJ in my eyes' | First TakeChris Bosh, Stephen A. and Max debate: Do NBA teams need a Big 3 to win it all? | First TakeKendrick Perkins predicts the Bucks will make the NBA Finals: Carry the hell on! | First TakeAll eyes should be on Giannis - Stephen A. says The Greek Freak is facing pressure | First TakeStephen A. picks Luka over Kawhi as the most important player in Mavericks vs. Clippers | First TakeStephen A.: The Knicks arent a destination franchiseyet! | First TakeStephen A. calls out Gordon Hayward and isn't giving Brad Stevens a pass | First TakeHas Kyrie Iriving lost his focus on the basketball court? | KJZStephen A. and Max react to Kyrie Irving saying he is focused on issues other than basketballFirst Take discusses Vanessa Bryant's moving speech for Kobe at the Hall of Fame inductionStephen A. is frustrated that we don't see Russell Westbrook compete for championships | First TakeStephen A. explains why the 2020 Hall of Fame class is the greatest ever | First TakeShould Brad Stevens be on the hot seat? Stephen A. makes a case | First Take'James Harden will win Finals MVP this season' - Max Kellerman's Nets prediction | First TakeHow far will the Knicks go in the playoffs? | KJZHow far do you see the Knicks going in the playoffs? | First TakeMax explains why the Lakers should rest LeBron and Anthony Davis for the last two games | First TakeFirst Take reacts to James Harden saying 'not to brag or anything, but I'm really good at this game'LeBron or James Harden: Whose return will have a bigger impact? | First TakeThe Lakers shouldn't worry about the play-in tournament - Max Kellerman | First TakeMegan Olivi was 'genuinely so hurt' by Stephen A. Smith's tweet | UFC 261Stephen A. tries to sell RB Najee Harris on playing for the Steelers | First Take