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Stephen A. hints that Kyrie Irving might join the Lakers in free agency | First Take

Stephen A. Smith says that an unnamed source told him that it would be easier for Boston Celtics star Kyrie Irving to join the Los Angeles Lakers afte...

Is it fair to blame James Harden for Rockets’ playoff failures? | First Take

Stephen A. Smith and Max Kellerman aren't convinced that the Houston Rockets' James Harden can keep up his incredible regular season performance in th...

Rams DB Marcus Peters could have a rough day against the Saints - Stephen A. | First Take

Stephen A. Smith expects the New Orleans Saints to target Los Angeles Rams DB Marcus Peters but not because of any comments he made to the media but ....

Terence Crawford: Beating Amir Khan would make me the best pound-for-pound boxer | First Take

Terence Crawford joins First Take to say that if he's able to beat Amir Khan, he will be considered the best pound-for-pound boxer over Vasyl Lomachen...

Boogie Cousins' Warriors debut isn't a big deal for Golden State - Stephen A. | First Take

Stephen A. Smith says DeMarcus Cousins' return to the basketball court does not have an effect on the Golden State Warriors' odds of winning the 2019 ...

Was Clemson being served fast food at the White House disrespectful? | First Take

Stephen A. and Max Kellerman discuss whether it was disrespectful for President Donald Trump to serve fast food to Clemson's football team during thei...

Will the Chiefs' defense stop Tom Brady and the Patriots in the AFC Championship? | First Take

Tedy Bruschi joins Stephen A. Smith and Max Kellerman on First Take to look at the Kansas City Chiefs' defense and whether or not it has the ability t...

Antonio Brown was wrong to rip Emmanuel Sanders - Stephen A. | First Take

Stephen A. Smith is up in arms about Pittsburgh Steelers WR Antonio Brown calling out Emmanuel Sanders over Twitter for his comments about Brown on th...

Kyrie Irving is using LeBron James as a prop - Max Kellerman | First Take

Max Kellerman suggests that Kyrie Irving's phone call to LeBron James shows maturity, while it also sends a message to his teammates that they should ...

Stephen A. takes issue with Ben Roethlisberger not being criticized like Antonio Brown | First Take

Stephen A. Smith says he thinks the real issue with the Pittsburgh Steelers is that critics are focusing more on Antonio Brown than they are on Ben .....

The Cowboys constantly invent new ways to lose - Stephen A. | First Take

Stephen A. Smith confronts Will Cain on the Dallas Cowboys' loss to the Los Angeles Rams, telling Will the Cowboys constantly invent new ways to lose,...

FIRST TAKE | Stephen A. RESPONDS to Kyrie Irving Call To LeBron James

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First Take 01/17/2019 | Which Patriots player is calling out Max Kellerman?

First Take 01/17/2019 | Which Patriots player is calling out Max Kellerman?

Nick Foles isn't a better quarterback than Carson Wentz - Stephen A. | First Take

Stephen A. Smith and Max Kellerman debate whether the Philadelphia Eagles' decision to stay with Carson Wentz over Nick Foles at quarterback is best f...

Lakers, Rockets & Thunder can't compare to the Warriors - Stephen A. | First Take

Stephen A. Smith is convinced that the Golden State Warriors' ability to step on the gas when they need to is the most frightening thing about them, a...

ESPN FIRST TAKE [ANALYSIS] New England Patriots vs Kansas City Chiefs - Sunday 6:40PM

ESPN FIRST TAKE [ANALYSIS] New England Patriots vs Kansas City Chiefs - Sunday 6:40PM ----------------------------------------------- - Thank for watc...

Is Charles Barkley the best Zion Williamson comparison? | First Take

Stephen A. Smith says Jim Boeheim's comparison of Zion Williamson to Charles Barkley is accurate. However, Max Kellerman weighs in that Blake Griffin ...

The Celtics are running out of time to be contenders - Stephen A. | First Take

Stephen A. Smith says the Boston Celtics have problems and "time is running out" to be legitimate contenders this season. Max Kellerman says Kyrie Irv...

76ers are one shooter away from winning the East - Stephen A. | First Take

Stephen A. Smith says that the Philadelphia 76ers are starting to find a flow with Joel Embiid and Jimmy Butler, but they need another 3-point shootin...

FIRST TAKE on ESPN | James Harden (58 Pts, 10 Reb, 6 Ast) Nets def Rockets 145-142 in OT

FIRST TAKE on ESPN | James Harden (58 Pts, 10 Reb, 6 Ast) Nets def Rockets 145-142 in OT ----------------------------------------------- - Thank for w...

LeBron's injury may deter big-name free agents from joining the Lakers - Stephen A. | First Take

Stephen A. Smith is very concerned about LeBron James' injury and how it affects the Los Angeles Lakers going into the playoffs and their ability to r...

LeBron James being sidelined this long concerns me - Stephen A. l First Take

Stephen A. Smith and Max Kellerman debate if LeBron James being out for this long raises a cause of concern for the Los Angeles Lakers. ✓ Subscribe to...

Stephen A. breaks out a cigar to celebrate the Cowboys’ playoff loss | First Take

Stephen A. Smith dons a cowboy hat and breaks out a cigar to celebrate the end of the Dallas Cowboys' season on First Take. ✓ Subscribe to ESPN on ......

Panthers should sit Cam Newton for the 2019 season - Max Kellerman | First Take

Max Kellerman says that the Carolina Panthers should take a risk, find a one-year replacement QB and sit Cam Newton for the entire 2019 season to ensu...