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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 Mad Dog's UNREAL A-List: Best sports fan bases by city | First TakeShouting match over Dak Prescott Stephen 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 Redick & Stephen A. GO AT IT 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 Shaq impression SUMMER JJ Redick is in full effect Stephen A.'s biggest reasons why the Celtics lost Game 5 | First TakeJayson Tatum & Jaylen Brown are 'turning the ball over in pivotal minutes' - Stephen A. | First TakeJJ Redick cracks up over his NBA Finals decisions Is Anthony Davis a Top-7 player when healthy? First Take debatesDoes JJ know something Stephen A. doesnt?! YOU 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.: AD should be throwing his receipts into the garbage for practice Stephen 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 TakeStephen 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.Pat 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 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 Take'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 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 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 TakeCJ McCollum cracking jokes about NBA officials | 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 TakePerk doesn't envision the Warriors overcoming the Celtics' athleticism & size | First TakeStephen A.'s favorite NBA Finals moment will surprise you | 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 TakeJJ 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. Smith FLASHBACK! Warriors to win it all?! | First TakeSteph Curry changed the game of basketball FOREVER! - Kendrick Perkins | First TakePerk from the rooftops: I WAS AN NBA PLAYER! | First TakeStephen A. & Kendrick Perkins have HEATED DEBATE about Jimmy Butlers last shot | First TakePerk to Stephen A.: Did you go to LIV last night?! Stephen 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 Tracy McGrady launches new 1-on-1 league | First TakeDamien 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 TakeWarriors or Celtics: Who has the better chance at winning multiple titles? | First TakeStephen A.: Did Joel Embiid get SNUBBED? Yes he did! | First TakeBOOK OF PERKINS! Stephen A. & Perk crack up at his memorable quips | First TakeKevin Garnett slams Lakers coaching finalists | First TakeStephen A. on Lakers coach opening: It's gotta be someone with CACHET! | First TakeStephen A. to JJ Redick: Youre absolutely rightbut I DONT CARE! | First TakeThese Celtics injuries will affect this series - Brian Windhorst | First TakeThe Miami Heat have the EDGE in this series - JWill | First Take'Shaq needs to be FAIR to Kevin Durant' - Mad Dog on Shaq's comments towards KD | First TakeStephen A.: KD will be remembered as the dude who left Steph Curry for Kyrie! | First TakeDoes Curry or Doncic have a higher career ceiling? Stephen A. & Mad Dog Russo disagree | First TakePat Beverley on Jimmy Butler vs. Jayson Tatum: Butler takes his game to another level | First TakeMad Dog: The Celtics got DESTROYED in the 3rd quarter! | First TakeStephen A. & Pat Bev look back on the challenges of playing in the NBA bubble | First TakeStephen A.: I say what I mean, and I mean what the hell I say! | First TakeStephen A. to Pat Bev: Just because you're honest doesn't mean you're right! | First TakeJJ Redick: Mavs will absolutely not win this series vs. the Warriors | First TakeStephen A.: There's a WHOLE LOT of point guards better than James Harden this year! | First TakePat Beverley and Stephen A. Smith SOUND OFF on James Harden Supermax debate | First TakeStephen A. brags about chillin' in Miami | First TakePat Bev: The Warriors are here and they ain't going nowhere! | First TakeStephen A. is loving Miami already | First TakeNOBODY wants to travel to Miami as badly as Stephen A. | First TakeDid you watch the Nets series at all?! JJ Redick & Patrick Beverley subtleties | 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 TakeStephen A. on what went wrong for Suns: EVERYTHING! | First TakePerk: Giannis on track to be on NBA's Mt. Rushmore | First TakeStephen 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 TakeStephen A. applauds Sean Marks for his comments on Kyrie Irving | First TakeStephen A.: The Celtics COLLAPSED! | 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 TakeStephen A. CALLS OUT Joel Embiid for Game 5 performance | First TakeCan the Mavericks still win series? Perk says HELL NO! | First TakeStephen A. on 76ers: It was a PATHETIC performance! | First TakeStephen A.s MANY EMOTIONS of the possibility of another Dallas franchise | First TakeJJ Redick: Lakers are not in contention next year, no matter who the coach is! | First TakeStephen A.s HILARIOUS OUTLOOK if Rudy Gobert guarded Shaq Stephen A.'s impersonates Jerry Jones reacting to Dallas Mayor suggesting a 2nd NFL team Stephen A. & JJ Redick offer up 76ers vs. Heat predictions | First TakeIT HAS TO STOP - Stephen A. on players arguing with refs after every play | First TakeStephen A.: NOT A BIG DEAL the Warriors struggled in win vs. Ja-less Grizzlies | First TakeStephen 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 praises Giannis GROWTH MINDSET heading into Game 4 | First TakeJJ Redick calls for Ja Morant to evolve for long-term health | First TakeThis series is over for the Grizzlies - Stephen A. | First TakeJJ Redick on fan incident with Chris Paul: There is no place for it! | First TakeNikola Jokic to be named MVP Stephen A. and JJ Redick react! | First TakeI want the walk-on Baker Mayfield! - Tedy Bruschi | 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 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 TakeStephen A. calls spectacular Ja Morant BOX OFFICE! | First TakeStephen A. shares his HILARIOUS thoughts on the Dallas Cowboys struggles Are the Philadelphia Eagles passing the Dallas Cowboys in the NFC East? | First Take'Lamar Jackson FEARS NOTHING' - Dan Orlovsky on Lamar's contract extension | First TakeThe Dallas Mavericks will win a championship before the Dallas Cowboys - Stephen A. | First TakeKyle Hamilton Interview on aspiring to be the next Sean Taylor | 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 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 TakeOH HELL NO! Stephen A. doesnt think Deebo Samuel is making a mistake | 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.: 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 Perk: THE CELTICS ARE THE BEST TEAM IN THE NBA | First TakeStephen 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. & Tim Legler debate BEST team in the East | First TakeStephen A.: EVERYWHERE Ben Simmons goes hes NOT reliable | First TakeStephen A. UNLEASHES on PATHETIC Ben Simmons | First TakeGiannis Antetokounmpo is going to remind the world WHO THE HELL HE IS! - Stephen A. | First TakeBrandon Ingram reminds Perk of Kevin Durant 'A young superstar in the making!' | First TakeStephen A. uses his Cowboys catchphrase on the Jazz: WHAT CAN GO WRONG, WILL GO WRONG! | First TakeStephen A. goes off on his admiration for Joel Embiid | First TakeStephen A.: CHRIS PAUL IS THE BEST POINT GUARD ON THE PLANET | First TakeFIRST TAKE HOT TAKES! Stephen A. Smiths many emotions JJ Redick on Kyrie's Boston fan interaction: THE PLAYER HAS A RIGHT TO RESPOND TOO | First TakeJJ Redick calls out Mad Dog Russo in a fiery First Take debate JJ Redick got Stephen A. BADLY! on First Take Stephen A. is WRONG! Mad Dog Russo doesn't think the Suns can win without Devin Booker | First TakeStephen A.: I have played just as many minutes as Ben Simmons | First TakeStephen A. tries to impersonate Mad Dog on First Take Stephen A. can't believe Mad Dog's take on Booker's injury | First TakeStephen A.: The Suns are built to win this series even without Devin Booker | 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 Take Stephen A.-Ben Simmons RANT ALERT! 'This is UTTERLY RIDICULOUS!' | First TakeKyrie or KD: Who is the best offensive player in the NBA? | First TakeTim Legler CANNOT FATHOM James Harden not feeling pressure | First TakeTim Legler: Ben Simmons needs to hit the reset button in offseason | First TakeJWill thinks Ben Simmons transition back for Nets is very important | First TakeAre Baker Mayfields DISRESPECTED feelings justified? | First TakeTim Leglers first thoughts about Zion Williamsons 360 dunk | First TakeStephens A-List! Top 5 players under the MOST pressure! | First TakeTim Legler on Harden: You have more to prove than ANY player in the postseason! | First TakeTim Legler decides on First Take who should be favored: Celtics or Nets? MANY EMOTIONS of Stephen A. Smith on First Take talking Clippers vs. Timberwolves WHAT 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.: Kevin Durant is the BEST PLAYER on the planet! | First TakeStephen 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.: 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 TakeMOST 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.: Lakers should hire me as President of Basketball Operations | First TakeLUKA ME NOW! Luka Doncic BALLS OUT for Mavericks | First TakeWhat does postseason success look like for the Nets this year? | First TakeWHOA! Stephen A. checks Mad Dog over having NO current great teams in the NBA Stephen A. on LeBron: The GOAT conversation is OFFICIALLY OVER! | First TakeBrooklyn Nets EARLY exit or DEEP playoff run? First Take with the verdict Stephen A. & Magic address WHAT WENT WRONG for the LeBron & the Lakers | First TakeStephen A. & Magic debate NBA MVP frontrunners | First TakeWhy its NOT ALL SUNNY for James Harden & the 76ers | First TakeWRITE IT DOWN! Kendrick Perkins locks in his NBA Finals matchup | First TakeKendrick Perkins ABSOLUTELY TROLLS Jay Williams turtleneck | First TakeFirst Takes BIG DEBATE over teams running away from playing the Nets | First TakeTUG OF WAR with Rob Ninkovichs dog during First Take Jimmy Gs ceiling is throwing INTs in a Super Bowl - Domonique Foxworth | First TakeStephen A. is watching! KD & Kyrie the BEST DUO EVER?! | First TakeSelf-serving or correct?! JJ Redick thinks LeBron criticism is UNFAIR! | First TakeDomonique Foxworths take on Deshaun Watsons situation | First TakeTOUGHER journey to the Finals: Phoenix Suns or Philadelphia 76ers? | First TakeWhich AFC West QB is in the BEST situation? | First TakeWill Matt Ryan lead the Colts to OVERACHIEVE or UNDERACHIEVE?! | First TakeI WILL NOT let the Lakers off the hook! - Kendrick Perkins | First TakeTim Legler thinks the pressure is SOLELY on James Harden | First TakeMore at stake in the playoffs: 76ers or Nets?! | First TakeStephen A.: Nets NEED a healthy Ben Simmons to win NBA title | First TakeLOAD MANAGEMENT?! Larry Bird played with a BAD BACK for 81 games! - Mad Dog | First TakeStephen A.: The Boston Celtics COULD win the Eastern Conference! | First TakeRussell Wilson vs. Justin Herbert debate intensifies | First TakeStephen A.: Aaron Rodgers HAS to get to AT LEAST two Super Bowls | First Take