First Take

By ESPN, Stephen A. Smith, Max Kellerman, Molly Qerim

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 Nov 14, 2018

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First Take is always a heated discussion as Stephen A. Smith, Max Kellerman and guests debate about the day's top stories.

Episode Date
Hour 2: NFL Draft Preview
54:02
Stephen A., Max & Will broadcast the show from Nashville. Titans RB Derrick Henry stops by as does country music star Tim McGraw.
Apr 25, 2019
Hour 1: Live from Nashville
25:16
Stephen A., Max & Will Cain are live from Nashville for the NFL Draft and Desmond Howard joins to talk about it. Plus, the crew responds to LeBron James calling out the show.
Apr 25, 2019
Hour 2: Westbrook's Legacy
43:54
Stephen A. Smith, Max Kellerman and Will Cain debate Russell Westbrook's legacy, Ben Roethlisberger's extension and Le'Veon Bell no showing for Jets OTAs.
Apr 24, 2019
Hour 1: On The Buzzer
39:46
Stephen A. Smith, Max Kellerman and Will Cain debate if Damian Lillard's buzzer beater is the best one ever, if Kevin Durant and Kawhi Leonard should team up and Todd McShay joins the show to talk NFL Draft.
Apr 24, 2019
Hour 2: Came & Wentz
51:37
Max and Stephen A. react to McNabb's comments on Carson Wentz, if the Lakers are better off without Magic as President and Odell speaks out against the Giants.
Apr 23, 2019
Hour 1: Expose Him
31:14
Stephen A. and Max discuss if the Jazz exposed Harden, if the Bucks will handle the Celtics and can KD handle big market pressure.
Apr 23, 2019
Hour 2: How Deep Can They Go?
48:26
The First Take crew debate how far can a healthy Embiid take the Sixers this postseason, if the Celtics are best suited to beat the Warriors and more on the Kate Smith controversy.
Apr 22, 2019
Hour 1: Blame Westbrook?
33:02
Stephen A and Max with Will Cain hosting discuss if Westbrook will shoulder all the blame if the Thunder lose, if the Warriors should be worried about Houston and more.
Apr 22, 2019
Hour 2: PTI Crossover
40:12
First Take is joined by the Tony Kornheiser and Mike Wilbon to debate if aggressive Durant can make the Warriors unbeatable and who's more important to the Sixers.
Apr 19, 2019
Hour 1: Dwayne Haskins
26:03
Stephen A and Max what did KD's Game 3 performance prove, if Ben Simmons is untouchable and Dwayne Haskins joins the show.
Apr 19, 2019
Hour 2: ATH Crossover
53:14
First Take is joined by Tony Reali and Woody Paige from Around the Horn to debate if Durant's comments is a big deal and what would it mean if Kawhi chose the Lakers.
Apr 18, 2019
Hour 1: Quinnen Williams & CC Sabathia
28:04
Stephen A. and Max discuss the NBA Playoffs, Kyrie's big 2nd half, the Rockets dominance, talk to Quinnen Williams former Alabama DT and CC Sabathia and more.
Apr 18, 2019
Hour 2: The Steeler's Fate
51:52
Stephen A. & Max question if the Steelers season is on Ben Roethlisberger's shoulders, Dan LeBatard & Stugotz join to talk LeBron, and more!
Apr 17, 2019
Hour 1: Overrated?
27:32
Stephen A. & Max question what's at stake for Russell Westbrook if he continues to play poorly, NFL draft prospect DK Metcalf stops by, and more!
Apr 17, 2019
Hour 2: Get Up Crossover
50:39
First Take is joined by Get Up's Jalen Rose and Mike Greenberg to debate if their concerned about the Warriors and what impact is Pelinka having on the Lakers.
Apr 16, 2019
Hour 1: Dubs Collapse
29:35
Stephen A. and Max discuss their concerns about the Warriors collapse, if Russell Wilson should be the highest paid QB and if Zion is a generational player.
Apr 16, 2019
Hour 2: High Noon On First Take
51:43
Max and Stephen A. are joined by Bomani and Pablo for debate super week to discuss if Tiger is a bigger icon than MJ and who would they rather have, Dame or Westbrook.
Apr 15, 2019
Hour 1: Out of The Woods
41:38
Stephen A. and Max discuss Tiger Woods making history at the Masters, if Joel Embiid should get the blame for the 76ers loss and if Durant's ejection is a big deal.
Apr 15, 2019
Hour 2: NBA X-Factors
45:03
The First Take crew discusses the biggest X-Factors in the Eastern and Western Conference Playoffs. Actor/comedian Lil Rel Howery also joins the show.
Apr 12, 2019
Hour 1: Harden or Giannis?
29:58
Will Cain, Dominique Foxworth, and Ryan Hollins debate who should win NBA MVP and how much blame Mike Tomlin should shoulder for the Steelers' dysfunction. Plus, Michael Collins joins the show to discuss the Masters.
Apr 12, 2019
Hour 2: ROY?
51:25
Will Cain, Dominique Foxworth and Ryan Hollins question if they'd want Antonio Brown on their team, debate if Luka Doncic is the best rookie since LeBron and more.
Apr 11, 2019
Hour 1: Un-Coachable?
29:08
Will Cain, Dominique Foxworth and Ryan Hollins question if LeBron is uncoachable, debate if they'd rather have Dwyane Wade or Dirk Nowitzki and more.
Apr 11, 2019
Hour 2: Byron Scott
38:59
Max and Stephen A are joined by Byron Scott to see what was Magic's reasoning, what will happen with Luke Walton and if the Lakers should reconsider the future with LeBron.
Apr 10, 2019
Hour 1: Magic Walks Away
45:05
Stephen A and Max react to Magic Johnson stepping down, how does he look now and if LeBron had anything to do with this happening.
Apr 10, 2019
Hour 2: Korver's Article
51:10
Part 2 of Stephen A. & Max reacting to Kyle Korver's article on white privilege, then the guys question if Kyrie would be better off in LA or New York, and more.
Apr 09, 2019
Hour 1: Redemption
29:25
Stephen A. & Max react to Virginia winning the NCAA Championship, question if Aaron Rodgers has anything to prove, and talk about Kyle Korver's article on white privilege.
Apr 09, 2019
Hour 2: Figuring It Out
46:38
Max and Stephen A. debate if the Cowboys have finally figured things out, who wins that National Championship, and if Paul Pierce has a case on his take about Dwyane Wade.
Apr 08, 2019
Hour 1: Twitter Fingers
29:14
Stephen A. and Max react to the twitter feud between Juju Smith-Schuster and Antonio Brown, if Auburn was robbed and if the Warriors are better or worse this year.
Apr 08, 2019
Hour 2: Final Four
43:12
Stephen A. Max, Marcus Spears, Jay Williams and Will Cain discuss who will win the Final Four, Mike McCarthy and the Packers and Best rivalries in the NBA.
Apr 05, 2019
Hour 1: Darnold & Williamson
38:31
Stephen A. and Max debate if Giannis can lead the Bucks to the Finals, Sam Darnold and Avery Williamson join the show to talk about the Jets and more.
Apr 05, 2019
Hour 2: Hot Seat
54:26
Stephen A. & Max question if Mike Tomlin deserves to be on the hot seat, NBA Hall of Famer Isiah Thomas joins to talk NBA, the crew reacts to the latest Packers drama and more.
Apr 04, 2019
Hour 1: Fixing The Lakers
27:40
Stephen A. & Max debate what would fix the Lakers for next season, question if Le'Veon Bell will regret leaving Pittsburgh, and tell us which NBA team should draft Ja Morant.
Apr 04, 2019
Hour 2: McShay & Kiper
53:00
Stephen A. and Max debate if Giannis is better than Shaq, Todd McShay and Mel Kiper stop by to get us ready for the NFL draft and more.
Apr 03, 2019
Hour 1: Russell Hussle
29:58
Stephen A. and Max debate if the Warriors have anything to worry about in the playoffs, how important Westbrook is to OKC and Wright Thompson stops by to talk Jordan vs LeBron.
Apr 03, 2019
Hour 2: Lifetime Deal
39:28
Max and Stephen A. discuss Antonio Brown's recent comments, John Calipari's lifetime contract with Kentucky and if Julio Jones is the best receiver in the NFL.
Apr 02, 2019
Hour 1: Devin White
43:25
Stephen A. and Max debate who will be the best offense in the NFL next season, if Giannis should play the rest of the season and LSU linebacker Devin White joins the show.
Apr 02, 2019
Hour 2: Too Much Hype
41:09
Stephen A. & Max talk to Seth Greenberg about Duke, question if the Browns are being overhyped, debate if it's important the Rockets avoid the 4 seed, and more.
Apr 01, 2019
Hour 1: Duke's Demise
40:16
Stephen A. & Max question who is to blame for Duke's loss, debate if LeBron can have a bounce-back season, and question if the Warriors are vulnerable.
Apr 01, 2019
Hour 2: Warriors Or Bust?
37:26
Stephen A., Max and Victor Cruz debate who can take down the Warriors, if the Eagles or Cowboys are closer to a Super Bowl and who will make the Final Four.
Mar 29, 2019
Hour 1: Opening Day Takeaways
45:09
Stephen A. Max, Jay Bilas and Eduardo Perez debate the takeaways from MLB opening day, who's advancing to the Elite 8 and if Giannis or Harden is more important to their team.
Mar 29, 2019
Hour 2: GOAT
41:35
Max and Stephen A discuss Kobe's G.O.A.T comments, how important is it for the Cowboys to get a deal done with Demarcus Lawrence and if Tomlin is letting Big Ben off the hook.
Mar 28, 2019
Hour 1: Opening Day
39:22
Stephen A. and Max debate if Durant is the best player in the NBA, Sweet 16 preview and what to look forward in the MLB this season.
Mar 28, 2019
Hour 2: Best Crossover
37:58
Stephen A., Max, and Tedy Bruschi debate the latest between AB and the Steelers, Kliff Kingsbury giving cell phone breaks to his players and who had the best crossover?
Mar 27, 2019
Hour 1: Bruschi & Greenberg
43:24
Stephen A. Max, Tedy Bruschi and Seth Greenberg debate if the NBA MVP race is over, NFL making PI challengeable and who are favorites for the sweet 16.
Mar 27, 2019
Hour 2: MVP Race
39:32
Stephen A. & Max debate if James Harden or Giannis Antetokounmpo should be the face of the NBA, talk to Roman Reigns about his upcoming Wrestlemania appearance and more!
Mar 26, 2019
Hour 1: Conor McGregor Retires
43:32
Stephen A. & Max react to Conor McGregor retiring from MMA, Mel Kiper Jr. breaks down his newest Mock Draft and more!
Mar 26, 2019
Hour 2: Off The Hook
40:45
Max and Stephen A discuss if LeBron is letting himself off the hook, is it time to give up on the Celtics and Lonzo Ball cutting ties with Big Baller Brand.
Mar 25, 2019
Hour 1: Is Gronk The GOAT
41:50
Stephen A and Max debate if Gronk is the greatest tight end of all time after his retirement and what did UCF show as a blueprint on how to beat Duke.
Mar 25, 2019
Hour 2: Burfict & Brown
38:07
Max and Stephen A. discuss the relationship between Vontaze Burfict and Antonio Brown, how much pressure is on Andrew Luck, and if Dez can be a contributor on a championship team.
Mar 22, 2019
Hour 1: Ja's Rule
42:22
Stephen A. and Max debate if Ja Morant will be a star in the NBA, how Kaepernick looks now, and if LeBron not wanting to be coached is a problem.
Mar 22, 2019
Hour 2: Terrell Suggs
38:50
Stephen A. Max, Will Cain, Dan Orlovsky and guest Terrell Suggs debate NBA super teams, NFL Draft the NCAA tournament and more.
Mar 21, 2019
Hour 1: Who's To Blame
44:45
Stephen A. and Max debate if the Sixers can beat the Celtics in the playoffs, who's to blame for the Steelers drama and who can challenge the Warriors.
Mar 21, 2019
Hour 2: The GOAT Debate
38:53
Stephen A. & Max react to Kobe Bryant saying he doesn't care about the GOAT debate, talk to Raiders OT Trent Brown, predict which athlete will get the next big contract & more
Mar 20, 2019
Hour 1: Nets Rolling
42:08
Stephen A. & Max question the significance of the Nets win, react to Kobe Bryant's comments on the Lakers, debate if Doc Rivers should coach the Lakers and more.
Mar 20, 2019
Hour 2: Trout's New Deal
37:35
Max and Stephen A. react to Mike Trout's new contract, if the Warriors need to worry about the Nuggets, and Stephen A's list of the best teams to win the NCAA tourney.
Mar 19, 2019
Hour 1: A Giant Mess
39:47
Stephen A. and Max discuss if their buying Gettleman's comments, looking ahead to march madness with Jay Bilas, and how much of a threat are the Spurs.
Mar 19, 2019
Hour 2
39:48
Stephen A and Max talk to Seth Greenberg about neutralizing Zion Williamson, react to Russell Westbrook's comments following the Thunder loss and more!
Mar 18, 2019
Hour 1
43:53
Stephen A. and Max question which team is most likely to take down Duke, react to Clyde Frazier's comments on LeBron and debate if the Browns are a lock to win the AFC North next season.
Mar 18, 2019
Hour 1: Hunt's 8-Game Suspension
46:00
Stephen A. and Max react to Zion's return, Frank Howard intentionally tripping Zion and Kareem Hunt's 8 game suspension by the NFL.
Mar 15, 2019
Hour 2: Steelers Bomb Free Agency
37:59
Max and Stephen A. debate Zion comparisons to LeBron, where do the Browns go from here and if they Steelers offseason is the worst by an NFL team in the modern era.
Mar 15, 2019
Hour 2: David Gettleman's Plan
43:09
Max and Stephen A. react to David Gettleman's plan for the G-Men, Klay Thompson's apology to the fans and if the Rockets can dethrone the champs in the West.
Mar 14, 2019
Hour 1: The Rockets
39:51
Stephen A. and max discuss the Rockets performance last night, Antonio Brown's recent comments at his Raiders presser, and if Kyler is the best QB in this draft.
Mar 14, 2019
Hour 2: Riddick & McShay
40:25
Stephen A., Max, Louis Riddick and Todd McShay debate What we will learn at Kyler Murray's pro day, James Dolan banning fans from MSG and more on Le'Veon and OBJ.
Mar 13, 2019
Hour 1: Riddick & Bruschi
42:10
Stephen A., Max, Louis Riddick and Tedy Bruschi debate how badly the Giants screwed up, if the Browns are Super Bowl contenders and how Le'Veon Bell handled his situation.
Mar 13, 2019
Hour 2: Westbrook's Confrontation
39:38
Max and Stephen A. debate what the NBA should do after Westbrook's confrontation, if Le'Veon is worth 15-16 million dollars and if Michael Bennett's anthem stance a big deal.
Mar 12, 2019
Hour 1: Jalen Rose
43:57
Stephen A. and Max are joined by Jalen Rose to discuss their reaction to Russell Westbrook's heated exchange with a fan and Steve Kerr's comments on Draymond Green.
Mar 12, 2019
Hour 2: Is Bell Next?
40:08
Stephen A., Max and Louis Riddick debate if it's a good idea for the Raiders to add Le'Veon Bell, why Charley Casserly changed his tune regarding Kyler Murray and more.
Mar 11, 2019
Hour 1: Riddick & Cain
44:00
Stephen A., Max, Louis Riddick and Will Cain debate who won the Antonio Brown trade, if the Lakers should trade LeBron, is the Warriors drama a big deal and much more.
Mar 11, 2019
Hour 2: Where will AB Land?
38:43
Stephen A. & Max react to David Irving saying he's retiring, debate where Antonio Brown will end up and more.
Mar 08, 2019
Hour 1: David Irving Retires
43:06
Stephen A. & Max react to David Irving saying he is retiring, question if LeBron's minute restriction is the right thing to do and who is key to Thunder's success.
Mar 08, 2019
Hour 2: Mendoza & Price
38:38
Stephen A. and Max chat with Jessica Mendoza and David Price about the upcoming MLB season and if the Red Sox can repeat, they also talk Draymond defending Boogie and more.
Mar 07, 2019
Hour 1: Spears & Cain
43:56
Stephen A., Max, Marcus Spears and Will Cain debate what it means for LeBron to pass MJ, Lincoln Riley defending Kyler Murray, Barkley's comments on Kyrie and much more.
Mar 07, 2019
Hour 2: Lakers Legend?
38:29
Stephen A. & Max question if LeBron will ever be a Lakers legend, debate if the Giants made a mistake letting Landon Collins walk and more.
Mar 06, 2019
Hour 1: Celtics' Big Win
44:07
Stephen A. & Max question if the Celtics are the biggest threat to the Warriors, debate where Antonio Brown will land, talk to Todd McShay about his latest mock draft and more.
Mar 06, 2019
Hour 2: Antonio Brown
37:43
Stephen A. & Max question if LeBron's reign as best player in the world is over, debate if Antonio Brown will be a Steeler week 1, and more.
Mar 05, 2019
Hour 1: LA Losers?
44:39
Stephen A. & Max question if the Lakers are done, react to Kyrie Irving's latest comments, and debate if the franchise tag is good for the NFL.
Mar 05, 2019
Hour 2: Turn Around?
39:44
Max and Stephen A discuss if the Celtics can turn it around in the playoffs, Antonio Brown's comments on HBO's "The Shop" and Jeannie Buss calling Lakers trade talk fake news.
Mar 04, 2019
Hour 1: LeBron's Legacy
43:59
Stephen A. and Max debate how will Lebron's legacy look if the Lakers miss the playoffs, if the Jags are a good fit for Foles and what's the 76ers Achilles heel and more.
Mar 04, 2019
Hour 2: Tom Thibodeau
40:44
Max and Stephen A. debate some NBA with Tom Thibodeau and then get in to how the Cowboys look now, as well as Gruden's comments on Kyler Murray.
Mar 01, 2019
Hour 1: Wit's End
39:18
Stephen A. and Max discuss Harden's performance last night, what Witten's retirement means for the Cowboys, and the reaction to Bryce Harper's 13 year deal.
Mar 01, 2019
Hour 2: Back On Track?
32:34
Stephen A., Max and Will Cain discuss if the Lakers are back on track, what Eli can do for the Giants and what the future holds for Kyler Murray and Johnny Manziel.
Feb 28, 2019
Hour 1: Orlovsky & Rose
44:22
Stephen A., Max, Dan Orlovsky and Jalen Rose discuss Antonio Brown's latest comments, Nick Foles' best landing spot and how far Kyrie can take the Celtics.
Feb 28, 2019
Hour 2: Top Of The East
38:48
Stephen A. & Max debate who is the best team in the East, react to Stephen Jones saying everyone's back is against the wall for the Cowboys and more.
Feb 27, 2019
Hour 1: Struggling C's
42:41
Stephen A. & Max react to the Celtics bad showing vs. the Raptors, discuss the Cowboys' suspensions and question if we should be worried about Paul George.
Feb 27, 2019
Hour 2: Teixeira & 2 Chainz
42:46
Stephen A. & Max debate the best landing spots for Antonio Brown and also talk to Mark Teixeira about where Bryce Harper will end up. Plus, rapper 2 Chainz joins the show.
Feb 26, 2019
Hour 1: Lakers' Struggles Continue
30:46
Stephen A. & Max react to another Lakers loss and debate if Robert Kraft looks bad for partying this past weekend. Plus, the guys give their reactions to the end of James Harden's point streak.
Feb 26, 2019
Hour 1: LA Struggles
29:54
Stephen A. and Max discuss LeBron's recent comments on the Lakers' struggles, Robert Kraft's allegations and if the Rockets can win a championship this year.
Feb 25, 2019
Hour 2: Road Block In The East?
53:29
Max and Stephen A. react to who in the East can beat the Celtics in 7 games, Ole Miss basketball kneeling during the National Anthem and Draymond Green hiring Rich Paul.
Feb 25, 2019
Hour 2: How Does Nike Look?
35:18
Max and Stephen A debate how does Nike look now with Zion splitting his shoe, Steelers GM Kevin Colbert supporting Big Ben and if the Embiid's injury is a big deal.
Feb 21, 2019
Hour 1: Shut It Down?
40:09
Stephen A and Max are joined in by Maria Taylor to discuss if Zion should shut it down for the season. Also, Master P joins the show to discuss Kyrie's frustration.
Feb 21, 2019
Hour 2: Kyrie vs The Media
53:06
Max and Stephen A. debate what their willing to give up for Antonio Brown, what's going on with Jerry Jones, reaction to Kyrie's comments about the media.
Feb 20, 2019
Hour 1: Best Landing Spot For AB
30:42
Stephen A and Max discuss what's the best landing spot or Antonio Brown, if there's a problem with Machado's long deal and Pat Riley's dynasty comments about LeBron.
Feb 20, 2019
Hour 2: Trading For AB
43:47
Stephen A., Max and Damien Woody debate who should trade for Antonio Brown, if the Lakers should be worried about LeBron and why Bradley Beal can't recruit to DC.
Feb 19, 2019
Hour 1: OBJ Trade Talks?
40:01
Stephen A. Max and Damien Woody debate why we're hearing Odell Beckham Jr's name in trade talks, who's to blame for Harden's workload and much more.
Feb 19, 2019
Hour 2: Mel Kiper Jr.
51:46
Max and Stephen A. are joined by Mel Kiper Jr. to discuss his new mock draft. Also, the guys debate the pressure on Celtics to get AD and LeBron's comments on Kaepernick.
Feb 18, 2019
Hour 1: Kaepernick & NFL Settle
30:54
Will Cain joins Stephen A and Max to debate if this was a good All-Star weekend, how does Kaepernick look now after the settlement with the NFL and who is more to blame for Antonio Brown's comments.
Feb 18, 2019
Hour 2: Conley, Hollins, JB Smoove
43:45
Stephen A. and Max debate if Colin Kaepernick would still be playing if he were in the NBA, Mike Conley Jr, Ryan Hollins and JB Smoove join us to talk All-Star weekend.
Feb 15, 2019
Hour 1: Rivera, Thomas
34:17
Stephen A. and Max debate who is responsible for the Pelicans mess, Ryan Hollins joins us to debate Jordan vs LeBron, we also have Ron Rivera and Isiah Thomas on set.
Feb 15, 2019
Hour 2: Are Lakers Finished?
32:38
Max and Stephen A. debate how close the Lakers are to the boiling point. Also, De'Aaron Fox and Scottie Pippen join the show.
Feb 14, 2019
Hour 1: Concerned With Warriors?
38:53
Stephen A. and Max discuss if they are concerned with the Warriors and if LeBron would be a better owner than Michael Jordan. Plus, Muggsy Bogues joins the show.
Feb 14, 2019
Hour 2: Tomlin To Blame?
50:31
Max & Will Cain question if Duke was overrated, how much blame does Mike Tomlin deserve for Antonio Brown requesting a trade and more.
Feb 13, 2019
Hour 1: AB Out?
30:37
Max & Will Cain react to Antonio Brown officially requesting a trade, question the Lakers will make the playoffs and did the Celtics prove they are better without Kyrie?
Feb 13, 2019
Hour 2: Hunt To The Browns
53:12
Max & Will Cain debate if the Lakers will bounce back tonight after their loss to the 76ers, react to the Browns signing Kareem Hunt and more.
Feb 12, 2019
Hour 1: Mel Kiper Jr.
28:57
Max & Will Cain debate if Kyler Murray should be the first pick in the NFL Draft now that he's committed to football, Mel Kiper Jr. joins to share his insight on the draft and much more.
Feb 12, 2019
Hour 2: KD's Future
49:42
Max and Will Cain debate where KD should play next season, what's the problem with the Celtics and if there is a problem with Ben Simmons asking for advice from Magic.
Feb 11, 2019
Hour 1: Sixers' Win
32:40
Will Cain and Max Kellerman react to 76ers win against the Lakers, if the AAF is good or bad for the NFL and Magic Johnson speaks out on the trade rumors with the Lakers.
Feb 11, 2019
Hour 2: Harm Done?
45:11
Max and Stephen A debate whether the Pelicans or Lakers were more harmed by not reaching an agreement for Anthony Davis, react to the All-Star draft and more. Plus, Taraji P. Henson joins the show.
Feb 08, 2019
Hour 1: NBA Galore
38:24
Stephen A. and Max discuss if the Lakers can continue to win after beating the Celtics, who the best team in the East is, and if Fultz is the biggest bust as the #1 pick.
Feb 08, 2019
Hour 2: FT All-Star Draft
44:20
Stephen A. and Max talk the latest NBA trade news, the drama surrounding Anthony Davis & the Pelicans and the guys draft All-Star teams.
Feb 07, 2019
Hour 1: Sony Michel & Kyle Van Noy
36:08
Stephen A., Max and Jalen Rose debate if the NBA has a problem with how it treats players, what KD is upset about and Kyle Van Noy & Sony Michel join the show to talk to Max.
Feb 07, 2019
Hour 2: Chris Bosh Joins
44:47
Stephen A, Max, Will Cain and Chris Bosh debate where Antonio Brown will play next season, if Luke Walton's job is safe and if LaVar Ball is hurting the Lakers.
Feb 06, 2019
Hour 1: NBA Trade News
28:50
Stephen A. and Max debate if LeBron is regretting his move to LA, who's more likely to make it back to the Super Bowl and the latest in NBA trade news.
Feb 06, 2019
Hour 2: Super Low Ratings
53:35
Max and Stephen A discuss Super Bowl's low rating, if Mahomes is the most important player in sports and what should the Celtics do with Kyrie.
Feb 05, 2019
Hour 1: Closing The Deal?
30:30
Stephen A and Max debate if the Lakers will get a deal done before the deadline, Kobe's recent comments on Harden and if the Eagles have a QB problem on their hands.
Feb 05, 2019
Hour 2: Brady vs Jordan
52:20
Max and Stephen are joined by Will Cain to debate how fair is the Brady vs Jordan comparison and if Todd Gurley at his best would have changed the outcome of the game.
Feb 04, 2019
Hour 1: MVP Edelman
32:10
Stephen A and Max debate if the Pats were more impressive or were the Rams more disappointing. Also, the guys discuss if Edelman deserved MVP and who's to blame for Rams loss.
Feb 04, 2019
Hour 2: LJax, CMC & Kyler Murray
51:46
Max and Stephen A discuss how the Lakers should handle LeBron moving forward. Also, Lamar Jackson, Christian McCaffrey and Kyler Murray join the show.
Feb 01, 2019
Hour 1: Drew Brees & Jaylon Smith
25:18
Stephen A and Max discuss how they feel about the Knicks trading Porzingis and much more. Also, Drew Brees and Jaylon Smith join the show to talk about this past season and Super Bowl 53.
Feb 01, 2019
Hour 2: Smith-Schuster, Ochocinco & Von Miller
46:29
Stephen A. & Max talk to Juju Smith-Schuster about the Steelers drama, Chad Johnson and Broncos linebacker Von Miller join to talk NFL and preview the Super Bowl.
Jan 31, 2019
Hour 1: Adam Thielen
30:14
Stephen A. & Max question if losing this Super Bowl would impact Tom Brady & Bill Belichick's legacies, react to Roger Goodell's presser and Vikings WR Adam Thielen joins.
Jan 31, 2019
Hour 2: Freeman, Offset, Smiley
43:26
Stephen A., Max, Devonta Freeman, Offset and Ricky Smiley discuss their Super Bowl picks, Aaron Donald's effect on the game and best Atlanta athletes of all time.
Jan 30, 2019
Hour 1: Danny Amendola
34:47
Stephen A. and Max debate why Belichick won't rank Brady, where Anthony Davis will play next and Danny Amendola joins the show to talk Super Bowl.
Jan 30, 2019
Hour 2: Is Kyrie A Max Player?
49:40
Max, Stephen A and Will Cain debate if they would offer Kyrie a max contract, if Zion is a slam dunk to be the #1 pick in the draft and will Gronk play his final game Sunday.
Jan 29, 2019
Hour 1: LA Under Pressure
30:55
Will Cain hosting as Stephen A and Max discuss Robey-Coleman's recent comments on Tom Brady and who on the Lakers is under more pressure to land Anthony Davis.
Jan 29, 2019
Hour 2: California Love?
52:41
Stephen A. & Max react to the Rams-Saints referees having California ties, talk to Troy Brown about Sunday's big game and question if LeBron will push out Luke Walton.
Jan 28, 2019
Hour 1: Trading For AD
27:01
Stephen A. & Max question if Magic Johnson can complete a trade for Anthony Davis by the deadline, debate if Tom Brady should retire and more.
Jan 28, 2019
Hour 2: Apology Expected?
43:12
Stephen A., Max, Damien Wood, and Will Cain debate if Goodell owes the public and explanation for the no call in Rams/Saints game, where Nick Foles will play next and more.
Jan 25, 2019
Hour 1: The Dynasty Continues
38:29
Stephen A., Max, Damien Woody and Will Cain debate how long the Patriots can dominate the AFC, if anyone can challenge the Warriors and if Cam Newton can return to MVP form.
Jan 25, 2019
Hour 2: Derek Carr Debate
53:02
Stephen A. & Max react to Victor Oladipo's injury, fire back at Derek Carr after his comments, debate if Tiger Woods will win a major this year and more.
Jan 24, 2019
Hour 1: 61-point game at MSG
31:32
Stephen A. & Max react to James Harden's 61-point game at MSG, question if the Pats made the right choice trading Jimmy G, and more!
Jan 24, 2019
Hour 2: Cold Cole
54:09
Max and Stephen A react to Cole Beasley's comments on the Cowboys offense. Also, LeSean McCoy and Alex Rodriguez join the show to discuss the HOF elections and the Super Bowl.
Jan 23, 2019
Hour 1: Hall Pass Denied
27:08
Stephen A and Max discuss if Roger Clemens and Barry Bonds should be voted in the HOF, if Rex Ryan would be a good fit for the Chiefs and if LA should pursue Conley and Gasol.
Jan 23, 2019
Hour 2: Melo To LA?
52:41
Max and Stephen A debate if Melo would be a problem on the Lakers and if the Sixers or Rockets are a bigger threat to win the NBA Championship.
Jan 22, 2019
Hour 1: Klay To LA?
29:41
Stephen A and Max discuss if Klay has proven he should be Lakers #1 target, Brady with Belichick relationship and if people should buy into the Eagles drama.
Jan 22, 2019
Hour 2: OT Rule Change?
41:25
Stephen A. Max, and Ryan Clark debate if the NFL should change overtime rules, if missed calls should be reviewable and if the Rams can win the Super Bowl.
Jan 21, 2019
Hour 1: Conference Championship Weekend
35:27
Stephen A. Max, Damien Woody and Will Cain debate if Brady was lucky to win, how bad the Saints loss was and what grade Tom Brady deserves.
Jan 21, 2019
Hour 2: Brady The GOAT?
53:15
Stephen A. & Max talk to UFC President Dana White about this weekend's fights, question if Tom Brady is the G.O.A.T., and Texans QB Deshaun Watson joins to talk NFL.
Jan 18, 2019
Hour 1: Take Your Pick
27:46
Stephen A. & Max make their NFC & AFC Championship picks, debate if Russell Westbrook's shooting is a problem, and question if Joel Embiid should have played last night.
Jan 18, 2019
Hour 2: Terence Crawford & Amir Khan
50:37
Stephen A. & Max interview Terence Crawford & Amir Khan about their upcoming fight, question if the Warriors are unbeatable with Boogie Cousins and more!
Jan 17, 2019
Hour 1: Kyrie's Apology
29:17
Stephen A. & Max react to Kyrie Irving apologizing to LeBron James, preview the Patriots-Chiefs game, and Mel Kiper Jr. goes over his 1st mock draft of 2019.
Jan 17, 2019
Hour 2: 5 Offers?
53:04
Stephen A. & Max question if the 76ers have enough to win the East, react to Jerry Jones saying Jason Garrett would get 5 job offers and more.
Jan 16, 2019
Hour 1: Ariel Helwani
30:21
Stephen A. & Max react to the Warriors win over the Nuggets, Ariel Helwani joins to talk UFC and the crew debates if the Eagles made the wrong choice at QB.
Jan 16, 2019
Hour 2
52:21
Max and Stephen A. debate if the Eagles beat themselves and look ahead to the NFC as well as the AFC Championship games. Plus, Will Cain and Darren Woodson join the show to talk about the Cowboys' loss.
Jan 14, 2019
Hour 1
27:57
Stephen A. and Max discuss what happened to "America's Team", if Max was wrong about Tom Brady and if the Chiefs can win the Super Bowl after beating the Colts.
Jan 14, 2019
Hour 2: The End?
53:02
Stephen A. & Max debate if the Nick Foles magic will get the Eagles past the Saints and will the Patriots dynasty end on Sunday. Plus, which coach is under the most pressure and much more.
Jan 11, 2019
Hour 1: The Heat Is On
29:31
Stephen A. & Max react to the Heat blowing out the Celtics and the Spurs beating the Thunder. Plus, they preview tomorrow's Cowboys-Rams match-up and more.
Jan 11, 2019
Hour 2: Kyler Murray
55:51
Max and Stephen A discuss if the Lakers should consider trading Kuzma, Kyler Murray possibly being the #1 pick and Stephen's A list of top QB's in the postseason.
Jan 10, 2019
Hour 1: Giannis' MVP Chances
30:42
Stephen A and Max debate Giannis' MVP chances after last night, who was the most interesting coaching hire yesterday and how much is on Tom Brady shoulders.
Jan 10, 2019
Hour 2: Youth Movement
51:08
Max and Stephen A discuss Walt Frazier's comments on Durant, if they would go with Harden or Giannis right now and if the youth movement in coaching good for the NFL.
Jan 09, 2019
Hour 1: Tanking For Zion
32:05
Stephen A and Max debate if NBA teams should tank for Zion, reaction to Arians and Kingsbury coaching hires and how much of chance do they give the Colts this weekend.
Jan 09, 2019
Hour 2: Clemson Destroys Alabama
38:05
Stephen A., Max, Paul Finebaum, Will Cain and Ryan Clark discuss the fallout from Clemson destroying Alabama and what it means going forward, plus much more.
Jan 08, 2019
Hour 1: National Championship Recap
44:23
Stephen A., Max, Marcus Spears and Ryan Clark discuss the surprising result of last night's National championship game between Alabama and Clemson and more.
Jan 08, 2019
Hour 2: CFP Championship
54:12
Stephen A. & Max talk to Tim Tebow & Paul Finebaum about tonight's CFP Championship game. Pro-Bowl receiver Brandon Marshall joins to discuss the weekend's NFL games.
Jan 07, 2019
Hour 1: Nick Foles Magic
27:15
Stephen A. & Max question if the Eagles win was another example of Nick Foles magic, debate if the Cowboys won or the Seahawks lost, and more!
Jan 07, 2019
Hour 2: Under Pressure
46:14
Stephen A. Max and Will Cain debate how important this game is for Jason Garrett, Danny Ainge comparing LeBron to Trump and if there's more pressure on Watson or Luck.
Jan 04, 2019
Hour 1: NFL Wild Card, James Harden
35:08
Stephen A. Max and Will Cain debate if Dak can beat the Seahawks, the Colts will beat the Texans and if James Harden is the best offensive player in the NBA.
Jan 04, 2019
Hour 2: Wildcard Weekend
54:00
Max Kellerman and Stephen A. Smith discuss which quarterback will have the biggest debut in the playoffs, who is more important to the Cowboys this weekend and Kawhi returning to San Antonio.
Jan 03, 2019
Hour 1: Steel City Blues
28:10
Stephen A. Smith and Max Kellerman debate if the Steelers should trade Antonio Brown, if there should be concern for Russell Westbrook's shooting and if the Bengals should hire Hue Jackson.
Jan 03, 2019
Hour 2: McCarthy's Fit, Wild Card Weekend
43:56
Damien Woody and Marcus Spears debate if Mike McCarthy would be a good fit for the Jets, if the Steelers can still win a championship and this weekend's Wild Card games.
Jan 02, 2019
Hour 1: What To Do With AB
38:24
Damien Woody, Marcus Spears, Domonique Foxworth and Richard Jefferson debate what the Steelers should do with Antonio Brown, who's the best player in the East and more.
Jan 02, 2019
Hour 2: Colts or Ravens
44:55
Damien Woody, Ryan Hollins, Louis Riddick and Chiney Ogwumike debate if KD is a top 5 NBA player, if the Colts or Ravens are more dangerous and more!
Dec 31, 2018
Hour 1: Is LeBron The GOAT?
38:04
Damien Woody, Ryan Hollins, Louis Riddick and Chiney Ogwumike debate If LeBron is the Goat, Super Bowl predictions and more!
Dec 31, 2018
Hour 2: CFP Semi-Final Preview
50:25
Damien Woody and Ryan Hollins debate if Bama needs Tua to beat Oklahoma, what level is Adrian Peterson at now and how the Sixers should use Ben Simmons.
Dec 28, 2018
Hour 1: Lakers, Warriors, Cowboys
31:18
Ryan Hollins and Damien Woody discuss who's under more pressure without LeBron, who is the biggest threat to the warriors and if Dak or Zeke is more important in the playoffs.
Dec 28, 2018
Hour 2: Play Maker Baker
50:26
Damien Woody and Ryan Hollins debate if Baker can sustain the chip on shoulder mentality, if DJ Swearinger was treated fairly and which Warrior is under pressure.
Dec 27, 2018
Hour 1: LeBron Concern?
30:59
Ryan Hollins and Damien Woody debate how concerned should they should be about LeBron, if there's any remorse from the Pats trading Jimmmy G and should teams regret passing on Luka.
Dec 27, 2018
Hour 2: Blame It On Aaron?
42:00
Max and Ryan Hollins debate how much is Aaron Rodgers to blame, reaction to Durant's recent comments on free agency and where Harden ranks among the best players in the NBA.
Dec 26, 2018
Hour 1: NBA Christmas Day Recap
28:24
Ryan Hollins and Max discuss how much trouble the Lakers are in with LeBron's injury, if the Steelers will make the playoffs and recap of Celtics/76ers.
Dec 26, 2018
Christmas Day Games Preview
38:39
Stephen A. & Max preview the slate of NBA on Christmas Day games!
Dec 25, 2018
Hour 2: LeBron's Apology
28:15
Stephen A. & Max question if the Steelers got robbed, react to LeBron James' comments on NFL owners, and Will Cain celebrates the Cowboys division title.
Dec 24, 2018
Hour 2: Road To Zion
55:06
Max and Stephen A debate if they have confidence in Lamar Jackson this weekend, if the Knicks could get Zion and what chance do the Steelers have versus the Saints.
Dec 21, 2018
Hour 1: Fair or Foul
28:51
Stephen A and Max discuss what Anthony Davis should do after his coach's comments, if Cam Jordan's opinion on Big Ben was fair or foul and reaction to CP3's injury.
Dec 21, 2018
Hour 2: AD To LA?
40:18
Stephen A. Max and Darren Woodson discuss AD going to the Lakers, Draymond's shooting slump and the biggest NFL games this weekend.
Dec 20, 2018
Hour 1: Josh Gordon Out
44:23
Stephen A., Max and Tedy Bruschi discuss the news that Josh Gordon will be leaving the Patriots, Cam Newton to be shut down for the season while Aaron Rodgers is still playing and much more.
Dec 20, 2018
Hour 2: Random Testing?
53:42
Stephen A. & Max react to yet another drug test for Eric Reid, question if LeBron is losing a step after being blocked, react to Pro Bowl selections and more.
Dec 19, 2018
Hour 1: Mentally Weak?
30:47
Stephen A. & Max react to the Lakers poor road trip, debate if the Cowboys lack mental toughness and question where Anthony Davis should want to play.
Dec 19, 2018
Hour 2: James Dolan
51:01
Max and Stephen A discuss James Dolan not ruling out selling the Knicks, if Foles or Wentz is better for Pederson, and Stephen's A-list is out for the top 5 NFL teams.
Dec 18, 2018
Hour 1: MNF Recap
33:38
Stephen A and Max debate if Cam Newton deserves a pass after last night's loss, how should the Lakers get Anthony Davis, and Leroy Butler's recent tweets on Aaron Rodgers.
Dec 18, 2018
Hour 2: Brady vs Father Time
44:33
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Dec 17, 2018
Hour 1: Damien Woody
37:56
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Dec 17, 2018
Hour 2: Louis Riddick & Will Cain
44:06
Stephen A. Max, Louis Riddick and Will Cain debate if the Cowboys will win the NFC East, Oscar De La Hoya's clap back at Dana white and Stephen A's top 5 MVP candidates.
Dec 14, 2018
Hour 1: AFC West Up For Grabs
39:03
Stephen A. Max and Louis Riddick debate who will win the AFC West, how much pressure is on Mike Tomlin and who's under the most pressure this Sunday.
Dec 14, 2018
Hour 2: Dana White & Anthony Joshua
55:58
Stephen A. & Max talk to Dana White about Oscar De La Hoya, question if Carson Wentz should sit the rest of the season and heavyweight boxer Anthony Joshua joins the debate.
Dec 13, 2018
Hour 1: Dana White
27:17
Stephen A. & Max react to the Raptors beating the Warriors, preview tonight's TNF matchup and UFC president Dana White joins the show.
Dec 13, 2018
Hour 2: Todd McShay
42:50
Max and Stephen A debate who would be the better pairing between Kawhi with LeBron or Kawhi with KD. Also, they discuss Chiefs-Chargers matchup and Todd McShay joins the show.
Dec 12, 2018
Hour 1: Pressure In LA
35:17
Stephen A and Max discuss how much pressure is on the Lakers if they don't land Kawhi or Durant, Tomlin on the hot seat and Jimmy Butler's recent comments.
Dec 12, 2018
Hour 2: Is He Trolling?
47:13
Stephen A. and Will Cain debate if LeVeon Bell is trolling, Joel Embiis's role on the Sixers and Stephen A. gives us his A-list.
Dec 11, 2018
Hour 1: Oscar De La Hoya Joins
37:23
Stephen A. and Will Cain debate what impact D Wade had on LeBron, The Greek Freak not working out with LeBron over the Summer and Oscar De La Hoya joins us to talk MMA!
Dec 11, 2018
Hour 2: Did The Rams Get Exposed?
52:41
Stephen A. & Max question if the Rams got exposed, has Dak Prescott proven he's the Cowboys franchise QB and should the Lakers trade for Trevor Ariza?
Dec 10, 2018
Hour 1: Shock At The Rock
28:01
Stephen A. & Max question if the Eagles got robbed, debate who is to blame for the Shock at the Rock, react to the Steelers losing 3 straight and much more.
Dec 10, 2018
Hour 2: Damien Woody & Darren Woodson
40:44
Stephen A. and Max are joined by Damien Woody to discuss who the Wild Card teams will be, Darren Woodson talks Eagles vs Cowboys and much more.
Dec 06, 2018
Hour 1: LeBron Responds; Tedy Bruschi
36:28
Stephen A. and Max debate what to make of LeBron's on-court response to KD. Plus, Tedy Bruschi joins the show to discuss if Josh McDaniels should take the Packers job and much more.
Dec 06, 2018
Hour 2: Trusting The Process
50:32
Max and Stephen A discuss how the process looks now with Fultz's injury, Mike McCarthy's firing and much more. Plus, Paul Finebaum and Raptors F Danny Green join the show.
Dec 05, 2018