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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...

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...

Lakers need to hold on to Kyle Kuzma for dear life - Stephen A. Smith | First Take

Stephen A. Smith and Max Kellerman of First Take get into a heated debate on whether or not the Los Angeles Lakers need to trade Kyle Kuzma for anothe...

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. ‘scared’ Anthony Davis is Lakers’ only option | First Take

Stephen A. Smith is “officially scared” that the Los Angeles Lakers may miss out on the chance to sign Kawhi Leonard, Kevin Durant, Kyrie Irving or Ke...

Lakers aren't good enough to win without LeBron James - Max Kellerman l First Take

ax Kellerman and Ryan Hollins debate if the Los Angeles Lakers can continue winning without LeBron James, who is sidelined because of strained groin t...

Lonzo Ball needs to be more like De’Aaron Fox - Stephen A. | First Take

Stephen A. Smith explains why it's a problem for Los Angeles Lakers head coach Luke Walton to call out Lonzo Ball and Brandon Ingram and compares Lonz...

Anthony Davis needs to demand trade to end up with the Lakers – Stephen A. | First Take

Stephen A. Smith and Max Kellerman see the only way Anthony Davis can join LeBron James on the Los Angeles Lakers is to demand that the New Orleans .....

Stephen A.: LeBron is doing what he has to for the Lakers | First Take

Following LeBron James' stellar night against the Portland Trail Blazers, Stephen A. Smith and Max Kellerman debate whether LeBron is being asked to d...

FIRST TAKE ON ESPN | How do you feel about lakers right now?

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Lakers with Paul George would been 'destined' for conference finals - Stephen A. | First Take

Stephen A. Smith says the Los Angeles Lakers would have been "destined" for the Western Conference finals if they had Paul George on the team. ✓ Subsc...

Max doesn’t give Lakers a chance to make Western Conference finals | First Take

Stephen A. Smith and Max Kellerman get into a heated debate on how close LeBron James and the Los Angeles Lakers are to becoming contenders in the NBA...

Lakers should explore using Brandon Ingram at PG - Stephen A. Smith | First Take

Stephen A. Smith and Max Kellerman break down how the Los Angeles Lakers used improved defense and Brandon Ingram at point guard to beat the ...

Lakers’ pursuit of Trevor Ariza surprises Stephen A. | First Take

Stephen A. Smith weighs in on the Los Angeles Lakers engaging in talks to try to acquire Phoenix Suns forward Trevor Ariza. ✓ Subscribe to ESPN on You...

Shaq's 2001 Lakers vs Steph's 2018 Warriors: Who would win? | First Take

Stephen A. Smith and Max Kellerman debate who would win a hypothetical game between the 2001 Los Angeles Lakers and the 2018 Golden State Warriors.

Stephen A. picks Lakers to go to 2019 Western Conference finals | First Take | ESPN

Max Kellerman sees the Los Angeles Lakers making a turnaround for the 2018-19 season with LeBron James on the roster, but Stephen A. Smith takes it fu...

LeBron James is ‘beyond being critiqued’ in regular season - Stephen A. | First Take

Stephen A. Smith and Max Kellerman break down LeBron James' monster 42-point night vs. the San Antonio Spurs and why he is not concerned about the ...

Is LeBron's usage being wasted on the Los Angeles Lakers? l First Take

Stephen A. Smith and Max Kellerman break down Los Angeles Lakers president Magic Johnson's comments about LeBron James' usage being up and how the ...

Kevin Durant will drop 40 on the Lakers - Stephen A. l First take

Stephen A. Smith and Max Kellerman predict who will be the best player in the Los Angeles Lakers vs. Golden State Warriors matchup on Christmas.

Luke Walton on the hot seat after LeBron, Lakers lose again in 4th quarter- Stephen A. | First Take

Stephen A. Smith says Magic Johnson will be evaluating Los Angeles Lakers head coach Luke Walton if he doesn't shore up the defense, and figure out th...

Stephen A. standing by LeBron, Lakers making Western Conference finals | First Take | ESPN

Stephen A. Smith stands by his position that the Los Angeles Lakers will make it to the Western Conference finals this season unless the Golden State ...

LeBron James the only Laker safe from being traded - Stephen A. | First Take

Stephen A. Smith explains why LeBron James is the only player on the Lakers who is safe from trade and why Los Angeles needs to move players like Lonz...

Warriors blown out by Lakers behind bad defense & shooting | Get Up!

Damon Jones and Jay Williams break down what went wrong for the Golden State Warriors in their loss to the Los Angeles Lakers on Christmas. ✓ Subscrib...

Stephen A. Smith ranks LeBron James' Lakers as top 3 in Western Conference | First Take | ESPN

Stephen A. Smith says that he thinks LeBron James and the Lakers will be a top-3 team in the West, adding that “LeBron will put on one of the greatest...