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Eagles were robbed vs. Cowboys – Stephen A. | First Take

Stephen A. Smith explains why the Dallas Cowboys' Week 14 win over the Philadelphia Eagles was a product of bad officiating and luck. ✓ Subscribe to E...

Stephen A. shockingly comes to Dak Prescott’s defense | First Take

Stephen A. Smith is taken aback after defending Dak Prescott's game to Max Kellerman and Will Cain. ✓ Subscribe to ESPN on YouTube: ...

Stephen A. eats crow after Cowboys defeat Saints | First Take

Stephen A. Smith is speechless after the Dallas Cowboys pulled off the upset during Thursday Night Football against Drew Brees and the New Orleans Sai...

'Kevin Durant didn't disrespect LeBron James' - Stephen A. | First Take

Stephen A. Smith and Max Kellerman debate how LeBron James should interpret Golden State Warriors' forward Kevin Durant's comments on NBA stars being ...

'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 ...

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...

Stephen A. ‘very worried’ Steelers will miss playoffs | First Take

Stephen A. Smith questions whether the Pittsburgh Steelers can win 2 out of their next 3 games to secure a playoff spot. ✓ Subscribe to ESPN on YouTub...

The Miami Miracle is Bill Belichick's fault - Stephen A. l First Take

Stephen A. Smith and Max Kellerman analyze the Miami Dolphins' miraculous game-winning touchdown against the New England Patriots and who's to blame ....

Kareem Hunt’s actions ‘indefensible’- Stephen A. | First Take

Stephen A. Smith and Max Kellerman react to former Kansas City Chiefs running back Kareem Hunt's interview with Lisa Salters on NFL Countdown.

Stephen A: Rams need to host playoff games to win in postseason | First Take

Stephen A. Smith, Max Kellerman and Damien Woody debate whether the Los Angeles Rams' Week 14 loss to the Chicago Bears shows that they were ...

Stephen A. not giving up on Celtics vs. Warriors Finals | First Take

Stephen A. Smith and Max Kellerman debate if the Toronto Raptors finally have what it takes to win the Eastern Conference Championship over the Boston...

Saquon Barkley has the skillset to be the next Barry Sanders - Stephen A. Smith | First Take

Victor Cruz, Stephen A. Smith and Max Kellerman debate whether it is fair to proclaim New York Giants rookie Saquon Barkley as the best RB in the NFL.

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...

Draymond questioned Kevin Durant's 'commitment' to Warriors - Stephen A. | First Take

Stephen A. Smith and Max Kellerman of First Take break down the latest inside hearings of Golden State Warriors' stars Kevin Durant and Draymond Green...

Stephen A. torches Max for saying Durant is not a top 5 NBA player | First Take

Stephen A. Smith and Max Kellerman get into a heated debate about the top 5 NBA players right now and why Max says that Kevin Durant barely makes the ...

Steph Curry is Stephen A.'s early NBA MVP | First Take

Stephen A. Smith names Golden State Warriors superstar Steph Curry as his early NBA MVP pick. Max Kellerman points to Milwaukee Bucks forward Giannis ...

Carmelo Anthony should go to Lakers, Heat or just retire - Stephen A. | First Take

Stephen A. Smith and Max Kellerman debate Carmelo Anthony's next move after parting ways with the Houston Rockets. Stephen A. and Max suggests joining...

Stephen A. squashes Will Cain’s Super Bowl hopes for Cowboys | First Take

Stephen A. Smith isn't backing down from his belief that the Dallas Cowboys are an “accident waiting to happen” and they won't win a playoff game, let...

Stephen A. on Duke's blowout win vs. Kentucky: "My God" | First Take

Stephen A. Smith is in awe of how wide the gap was between Duke and Kentucky in the 2018 Champions Classic, led by RJ Barrett and Zion Williamson.

Melo wasn't the Rockets' problem - Stephen A. l First Take

Stephen A. Smith and Max Kellerman praise the Dallas Mavericks for overachieving so far this season and analyze the Houston Rockets' disappointing sta...

Stephen A: Kevin Durant’s performance against Rockets was 'disgraceful' | First Take

Stephen A. Smith and Max Kellerman discuss the Golden State Warriors' 21-point loss to the Houston Rockets, and whether it means their season is over.

Stephen A.: Durant may choose LA Clippers in 2019 NBA offseason | First Take

Stephen A. Smith and Max Kellerman of First Take discuss Golden Warriors star Kevin Durant's impending free agency and where he may sign in the summer...

Stephen A: Carmelo Anthony is being scapegoated | First Take

Stephen A. Smith and Max Kellerman offer their takes on whether Carmelo Anthony should be solely to blame for the struggles of the Houston Rockets. St...

Stephen A: LeBron pulling Chris Paul from fight was 'the right thing' | First Take

Stephen A. Smith says LeBron James "did the right thing" by pulling Chris Paul away from Rajon Rondo during the fight between the Los Angeles Lakers a...