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It's insulting to compare any player to LeBron James - Max Kellerman | First Take

Max Kellerman, Richard Jefferson, Will Cain and Molly Qerim of First Take explain who they would select with their first pick to build an NBA Champion...

The NBA is investigating the Lakers for possible tampering with Ben Simmons | First Take

Will Cain and Max Kellerman debate whether the NBA investigation into the Los Angeles Lakers for potential tampering with 76ers guard Ben Simmons show...

Kristaps Porzingis can be the best player in basketball – Max Kellerman | First Take

While debating Kristaps Porzingis vs. Luka Doncic, Max Kellerman says Porzingis can be the best player in basketball. Will Cain and Richard Jefferson ...

Bucks, Raptors, Celtics, or 76ers? Which is the East's best after deadline trades? | First Take

Tom Thibodeau joins First Take to break down the NBA Eastern Conference after the 2019 trade deadline, saying that the Milwaukee Bucks are the best te...

Max's take on Tom Brady makes Stephen A. almost leave the set | First Take | ESPN

First Take's Max Kellerman's take on Tom Brady makes Stephen A. Smith get up and almost leave the set. ✓ Subscribe to ESPN on YouTube: ...

Charlamagne Tha God Confronts Stephen A. Over Colin Kaepernick | First Take | April 24, 2017

Charlamagne Tha God disagrees with Stephen A. Smith's dismissal of Colin Kaepernick's views because the quarterback didn't vote in the 2016 presidenti...

Markelle Fultz is on the verge of being the biggest NBA draft bust – Stephen A. | First Take

Stephen A. Smith explains why Markelle Fultz's trade from the Philadelphia 76ers to the Orlando Magic is an opportunity for the No. 1 pick to prove he...

Shaq riles Stephen A. up by saying LeBron James should join Warriors | First Take | ESPN

Shaq joins First Take and riles Stephen A. Smith up by saying LeBron James should join Warriors in free agency. ✓ Subscribe to ESPN on YouTube: ...

Stephen A. asks Triple H and Stephanie McMahon to name biggest WWE Superstar ever | Fist Take | ESPN

First Take's Stephen A. Smith asks Triple H and Stephanie McMahon to name their biggest WWE Superstar ever. ✓ Subscribe to ESPN on YouTube: ...

'Kemba Walker has arrived' - Stephen A. l First Take

Stephen A. Smith and Max Kellerman of First Take debate whether Kemba Walker's outstanding start to the 2018-19 NBA season is a bigger story than the ...

Stephen A. will 'not tolerate' Colin Kaepernick-Jackie Robinson comparison | First Take | ESPN

First Take's Stephen A. Smith says he will "not tolerate" Colin Kaepernick being compared to Jackie Robinson as it relates to his involvement in civil...

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...

NBA teams should tank for Zion Williamson - Stephen A. Smith | First Take

Stephen A. Smith says NBA teams like the Pheonix Suns, Cleveland Cavaliers and New York Knicks should be tanking for a player like Duke's Zion William...

Markelle Fultz is the 'biggest bust in NBA history' - Stephen A. | First Take

Stephen A. Smith says "The Process" looks awful and the Philadelphia 76ers drafting Markelle Fultz as the overall No. 1 pick is the "biggest bust in N...

First Take Crew Gets Into Heated Dispute On Durant Declining White House Invite | First Take | ESPN

The First Take crew, including Stephen A. Smith, Will Cain and Max Kellerman, get into a heated dispute on Kevin Durant declining an invitation to the...

James Harden or Russell Westbrook, who has the more impressive streak? | First Take

Will Cain and Jalen Rose have been more impressed with Russell Westbrook's triple-double streak because the Oklahoma City Thunder are winning games .....

First Take debates whether upsets are good for NCAA tournament | First Take | ESPN

First Take's Stephen A. Smith and Max Kellerman, along with guest Seth Greenberg, debate whether upsets are good for NCAA tournament. ✓ Subscribe to ....

Klay Thompson is key to LeBron’s quest for a Lakers championship – Stephen A. | First Take

Stephen A. Smith marvels at Klay Thompson's shooting prowess and breaks down how Klay could potentially elevate Los Angeles' championship odds ...

The Clippers won the Tobias Harris trade with the 76ers – Stephen A. | First Take

Stephen A. Smith breaks down why the LA Clippers got the better end of the deal in the six-player blockbuster trade that sent Tobias Harris to the Phi...

Knicks had no choice but to trade Kristaps Porzingis - Stephen A. | First Take

Stephen A. Smith says the Knicks had to trade Kristaps Porzingis because he wanted to leave and New York now has enough cap space for two max contract...

Max asks Errol Spence Jr. questions about his 'super fight' | First Take | ESPN

First Take's Max Kellerman asks Errol Spence Jr. questions about his dream "super fight." ✓ Subscribe to ESPN on YouTube: ...

Stephen A., Will, Max discuss Trump's tweets about LeBron James | First Take | ESPN

Stephen A. Smith, Max Kellerman, and Will Cain discuss President Donald Trump's recent tweets about LeBron James and LeBron's recent interview with CN...

Michael B. Jordan talks New York Giants, workout routines and Creed II | First Take

Michael B. Jordan joins Stephen A. Smith and Max Kellerman to talk about the state of the New York Giants and his crazy work out routine to get ready ...

Stephen A. Smith fired up over Michael Jordan's superteam comments | First Take | ESPN

First Take's Stephen A. Smith gets fired up over NBA legend Michael Jordan's superteam comments. ✓ Subscribe to ESPN on YouTube: ...