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'The 76ers are a disappointment' - Stephen A. Smith | First Take

Stephen A. Smith says the Philadelphia 76ers have not made any major offseason improvements and that's the main reason why they are a disappointment.

Kawhi Leonard wouldn’t mesh with LeBron on the Lakers – Stephen A. | First Take

Stephen A. Smith and Max Kellerman debate which players would be best to pair with LeBron James on the Los Angeles Lakers including Kawhi Leonard, ...

Adam Silver on NBA's potential return to Seattle | Stephen A. Smith Show

NBA Commissioner Adam Silver talks with Stephen A. Smith about the passing of Seattle Seahawks/Portland Trail Blazers owner Paul Allen and the possibl...

Jaguars should replace Blake Bortles before trade deadline – Stephen A. | Get Up!

Stephen A. Smith breaks down how Jacksonville Jaguars QB Blake Bortles demoralizes both side of the ball and calls for the Jags to replace him with an...

Stephen A. will make excuses for Aaron Rodgers if Packers miss playoffs | First Take

Stephen A. Smith says he "will not hesitate" to make excuses for Aaron Rodgers if the Packers miss the playoffs this season because Green Bay's defens...

Stephen A. walks off set after Max abandons Tom Brady ‘cliff’ theory | First Take

Stephen A. Smith decides to walk off the First Take set after Max Kellerman makes excuses for why his Tom Brady "falling off a cliff" theory, which Ke...

Chiefs, not Patriots, will represent AFC in Super Bowl - Stephen A. | First Take

Stephen A. Smith says the Chiefs will represent the AFC in Super Bowl LIII even after Kansas City lost to the New England Patriots in Week 6. Max Kell...

Stephen A.: Patrick Mahomes is 'league leader for MVP' | Stephen A. Smith Show

Stephen A. Smith discusses the strength of the Kansas City Chiefs this season, with NFL MVP candidate Patrick Mahomes, Kareem Hunt and Travis Kelce as...

Stephen A. rips Jon Gruden for ‘unforgivable’ Khalil Mack trade | First Take

Stephen A. Smith goes off on Oakland Raiders coach Jon Gruden for trading Khalil Mack to the Chicago Bears, considering how productive and important M...

Stephen A. ‘fearful’ for Le’Veon Bell’s return to divided Steelers’ locker room | First Take

Stephen A. Smith is “fearful” that Le'Veon Bell will find himself in a hostile locker room after his Pittsburgh Steelers teammates “betrayed” him by s...

Stephen A.: LeBron to groom Lonzo Ball into ‘Showtime’-caliber point guard | First Take

Stephen A. Smith explains why LeBron James taking a special interest in developing Lonzo Ball is good for the Los Angeles Lakers, and how Ball's strug...

Expectations low for Carmelo Anthony because he’s past his prime - Stephen A. | First Take

Max Kellerman and Stephen A. Smith debate which NBA players are under the most pressure this season. Stephen A. Smith dismisses Carmelo Anthony from ....

Stephen A. loves Kyrie saying leaving LeBron 'was best thing I've done' | First Take

Stephen A. Smith and Max Kellerman dive into Boston Celtics' star Kyrie Irving's recent comments about his departure from the Cleveland Cavaliers. Kyr...

Stephen A.: LeBron James will never eclipse Kobe Bryant in L.A.. | First Take | ESPN

Stephen A. Smith says LeBron James will never eclipse Kobe Bryant in L.A. because of what Kobe was able to accomplish after Shaquille O'Neal left the ...

Stephen A. lists the ways Celtics could ‘screw up’ dethroning the Warriors | First Take

Stephen A. Smith breaks down the ways the Boston Celtics could falter this season and fail to dethrone the Golden State Warriors as NBA champions.

Stephen A. reacts to Khabib Nurmagomedov attacking Conor McGregor's team at UFC 229 | SportsCenter

Ariel Helwani, Chael Sonnen and Stephen A. Smith join SportsCenter after UFC 229 to react to Khabib Nurmagomedov beating Conor McGregor and jumping .....

Stephen A.: Aaron Rodgers is the 'greatest, most-talented quarterback' of all time | First Take

Stephen A. Smith and Max Kellerman have nothing but praise for Aaron Rodgers after he led the Green Bay Packers to a comeback win over the San Francis...

Stephen A.: Butler questions the heart of Towns and Wiggins | First Take

Stephen A. Smith and Max Kellerman dive into the reasons why Jimmy Butler wants to leave the Minnesota Timberwolves, including questioning head coach ...

Stephen A.'s top 5 NBA storylines: LeBron, Carmelo's redemption, Joel Embiid MVP? | First Take

Stephen A. Smith is interested to see if LeBron James can take his young Los Angeles Lakers squad to the playoffs, how Carmelo Anthony will fare with ...

Stephen A.: Cowboys are doomed with Jason Garrett | Stephen A. Smith Show

Stephen A. explains that there is always a problem with the Dallas Cowboys, whether it's their defense, offense or special teams. He says that getting...

Stephen A.: Wolves sabotaging Jimmy Butler's trade demands | Get Up!

Stephen A. Smith joins Get Up! to break down Jimmy Butler's heated practice and his feelings with how the Minnesota Timberwolves are dealing with his ...