First Take

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

Listen to a podcast, please open Podcast Republic app. Available on Google Play Store.


Category: Sports & Recreation

Open in iTunes


Open RSS feed


Open Website


Rate for this podcast

Subscribers: 1564
Reviews: 1


 Nov 14, 2018

Description

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: Dynasty Over?
45:08
Max and Stephen A. debate who should be the priority for the Warriors, if the Raptors title was tarnished and is the Warriors dynasty over.
Jun 14, 2019
Hour 1: NBA Finals Headlines
38:07
Stephen A. and Max are joined by Jalen Rose to discuss what's the bigger headline from the Raptors win and what we learned from Curry in these Finals.
Jun 14, 2019
Hour 1: Kendrick Perkins
27:37
First Take is joined by Kendrick Perkins to discuss more on KD's injury, Kyrie joining Roc Nation and who wins tonight for Game 6.
Jun 13, 2019
Hour 2: X-Factor
53:30
Max and Stephen A. debate if Lakers get AD, would he win a title with LeBron next season. Also, who is the biggest X-factor in Game 6 and if KD should still get a max deal.
Jun 13, 2019
Hour 2: All Alone
51:21
Stephen A. & Max debate if LeBron should be worried about playing alone in LA, question how much of an impact his injury will have on Kevin Durant's career and more.
Jun 12, 2019
Hour 1: Down Durant
28:39
Stephen A. & Max question who wanted KD to play in game 5 more, can the Warriors overcome the loss of Durant, and are the Raiders the right choice for HBO's Hard Knocks?
Jun 12, 2019
Hour 2: Game 5 Recap
51:33
Stephen A. and Max discuss how does KD look today, if Toronto fans should be ashamed for cheering and how was Kawhi's performance.
Jun 11, 2019
Hour 1: Down Goes KD
31:34
First Take is joined by Jalen Rose to discuss if KD should have played game 5, if Nick Nurse cost the Raptors the game and how KD's injury affects his free agency.
Jun 11, 2019
Hour 2: Finals Game 5 Preview
51:55
Stephen A. & Max are live from Toronto for the NBA Finals. PK Subban joins to talk Raptors, & the crew questions if Kevin Durant should prioritize his return over free agency.
Jun 10, 2019
Hour 1: PK Subban
27:41
Stephen A. & Max react to the latest David Ortiz news, question who is the most important player to their fan base, and hockey player PK Subban joins the show.
Jun 10, 2019
Hour 2: Durant Down
41:16
Stephen A., Max, Austin Rivers and E40 debate Doc Rivers' tampering, Carson Wentz's new deal and when KD will play again.
Jun 07, 2019
Hour 1: Pressure Packed
39:29
Stephen A., Max and Snoop D - O - double G debate who is under the most pressure in game 4, what should happen to Mark Stevens and the best landing spot for Kyrie.
Jun 07, 2019
Hour 2: Klay Or KD?
49:40
Stephen A. and Max debate if the Warriors need Klay Thompson or Kevin Durant for Game 4 and what Steph Curry proved last night. Also, RJ Barrett, Gary Payton and Stephen Jackson join the show.
Jun 06, 2019
Hour 1: Sympathy for Curry?
30:58
Kenny Smith joins First Take to discuss if he feels bad for Steph Curry, if the Warriors should be confident after last night's loss and Danny Ainge's comments on Kyrie Irving.
Jun 06, 2019
Hour 2: Under Pressure
50:39
Max and Stephen A. debate if Klay should be the Lakers top priority, Charles Barkley's comments on KD and which player is under the most pressure tonight.
Jun 05, 2019
Hour 1: MC Hammer
31:24
Stephen A and Max discuss who wins tonight, would it be a mistake for KD to pick the Knicks and MC Hammer joins the show.
Jun 05, 2019
Hour 2: Curry Finals MVP?
49:27
Max, Molly, & Stephen A. are live from Oakland for the NBA Finals. The crew debates if Steph Curry will be Finals MVP, will this be the end of the Warriors dynasty, and more.
Jun 04, 2019
Hour 1: Live From The Bay
29:03
Max, Molly, & Stephen A. are live from Oakland for the NBA Finals. The crew questions if the Warriors should be favorites, how involved is Kobe Bryant with the Lakers, & more.
Jun 04, 2019
Hour 2: Iggy Or Steph?
37:34
Stephen A. and Max Kellerman debate how important was it for the Warriors to take Game 2, if Golden State needs Kevin Durant to win and would you rather have Andre Iguodala or Steph Curry for the final shot.
Jun 03, 2019
Hour 1: Road Warriors
43:25
First Take in Toronto continues to discuss how the Warriors took Game 2, if it's important for Golden State to get Kevin Durant back and Anthony Joshua getting upset by Andy Ruiz.
Jun 03, 2019
Hour 2: Mark Jackson & Jeff Van Gundy
36:32
Stephen A., Molly, & Max are live from Toronto for the NBA Finals. The crew questions if the Warriors need KD to win, Mark Jackson & Jeff Van Gundy join.
May 31, 2019
Hour 1: Klaw And Order
42:47
Stephen A., Molly, & Max are live from Toronto for the NBA Finals. They react to the Raptors game 1 win, plus, Jalen Rose stops by.
May 31, 2019
Hour 2: Omari Hardwick Joins
51:44
Stephen A. and Max are joined by Omari Hardwick to talk about his NBA Finals picks and if Kawhi is the most like Jordan we have ever seen.
May 30, 2019
Hour 1: NBA Finals Game 1
28:58
First Take is on the road in Toronto for the NBA Finals to discuss who is winning Game 1, what's the biggest thing the Rockets need and who will have the bigger series.
May 30, 2019
Hour 2: All Hype?
46:23
Max, Ryan Hollins, Dominique Foxworth and Will Cain debate if we should pump the brakes on the Kawhi hype, if Giannis is over rated and if KD should sit out the finals.
May 29, 2019
Hour 1: More Magic News
37:10
Max, Ryan Hollins, Jalen Rose and Damon Jones debate if KD has anything to prove, Magic's latest comments and if Kyrie is more Batman or Robin.
May 29, 2019
Hour 2: Anthony Joshua
49:46
Stephen A. & Max continue to react to the ESPN article detailing the drama with the Lakers, unified heavyweight champion Anthony Joshua joins the show, and more.
May 28, 2019
Hour 1: LA Confidential
31:43
Stephen A. & Max react to the latest ESPN article about the Lakers drama, question if Rob Pelinka is responsible for the dysfunction and more.
May 28, 2019
Hour 2: Curry's Legacy
51:27
Stephen A. & Max question how the Spurs look now that Kawhi Leonard is in the Finals, debate what impact this series will have on Steph Curry's legacy and more.
May 27, 2019
Hour 1: Klawing Back
29:29
Stephen A. & Max question if Kawhi's performance made him the best player in the world, debate what chance the Raptors have to win the series, and more.
May 27, 2019
Hour 2: Leverage Play
42:07
Stephen A., Max and Will Cain debate who has the leverage in Zeke Elliott's upcoming contract negotiations, if LeBron can get another star to LA and can Giannis force a game 7.
May 24, 2019
Hour 1: KD's Summer Plans
39:43
Stephen A., Max, Will Cain and Jalen Rose debate what KD's priorities should be, how to best fix the Rockets and if Kawhi is the best player in the world.
May 24, 2019
Hour 2: Who Needs Kyrie?
50:17
Max and Stephen A. discuss if Harden or Steph Curry deserves first-team honors more, which team needs Kyrie most and if there's a problem with the NFL's stance on weed.
May 23, 2019
Hour 1: Drake's Dilemma
32:31
Stephen A. and Max debate if Harden deserves first team All NBA, if there's a problem with Drake's actions and should Dak be given top QB money.
May 23, 2019
Hour 2: Getting It Done With Gettleman?
53:01
Stephen A. & Max question if the Giants can win with Gettleman as GM, debate if the Lakers will be good or bad for LeBron James' legacy, and more!
May 22, 2019
Hour 1: Evening the Score
30:38
Stephen A. & Max react to the Raptors evening the series, debate what the worst move for Kevin Durant would be in free agency and ask if Steph Curry is an all-time great.
May 22, 2019
Hour 2: Zeke's Troubles
38:45
Stephen A. & Max react to Ezekiel Elliott's latest troubles, debate how impressive the Warriors' 5 straight Finals appearances are, and more reaction to Magic Johnson.
May 21, 2019
Hour 1: Green Machine
44:09
Stephen A. & Max question if Draymond Green's performance was bad for Kevin Durant, react to Magic Johnson's appearance on First Take, and more.
May 21, 2019
Hour 2: Tyson Fury
37:48
Stephen A. and Max debate if Kawhi proved he is the best in the world, if KD is a luxury or necessity and Tyson Fury joins the show.
May 20, 2019
Hour 1: Magic Johnson
45:52
First Take is joined by Magic Johnson who discusses his resignation as Lakers president, where the backstabbing came from and more.
May 20, 2019
Hour 2: NY or LA?
43:26
Stephen A., Max, Damien Woody, and Will Cain debate if NY or LA is better for AD, Patrick Peterson's suspension and Deontay Wilder's comments about his opponent on Saturday.
May 17, 2019
Hour 1: NBA Playoffs & Tiger
38:36
Stephen A., Max and Michael Collins debate the biggest reason for the Blazers' loss, if LeBron regrets leaving the east and how Tiger's doing at the PGA Championship.
May 17, 2019
Hour 2: Matt Barnes
53:51
Max and Stephen A. debate if Tiger will win another major this year. Also, Matt Barnes joins the show to discuss NBA playoffs and Lakers drama.
May 16, 2019
Hour 1: ECF Game 1
27:43
Stephen A. and Max discuss what happened to Kawhi last night vs the Bucks, who might regret the Le'veon Bell signing more and what we can expect for Game 2 at the Oracle.
May 16, 2019
Hour 2: Fat Joe; Deontay Wilder
43:30
Stephen A., Max and Will Cain welcome Fat Joe to the show, WBC Heavyweight champion Deontay Wilder stops by to talk about his upcoming fight and more!
May 15, 2019
Hour 1; Better Without KD?
36:42
Stephen A., Max and Damon Jones react to the draft lottery results, debate if Steph is better without KD, and if the Bucks or Raptors will win their series.
May 15, 2019
Hour 2: Terry Rozier; Darren Woodson
54:22
First Take says goodbye to Darren Woodson on his final day on the show. Also, Terry Rozier joins the show to discuss what happened with him and the Celtics.
May 14, 2019
Hour 1: NBA Draft Lottery
27:14
Stephen A. and Max debate if game 1 is a must win for the Blazers, Embiid's recent comments on Brett Brown and if Zion will be the best player from this NBA draft.
May 14, 2019
Hour 2: Curry Conference Finals
53:55
Max and Stephen A. discuss how seriously should Warriors take the Blazers, how can the Rockets contend with the Warriors and if Kyrie going to the Lakers a good move.
May 13, 2019
Hour 1: Lucky or Good?
28:21
Stephen A. and Max debate if the Raptors were lucky or good last night, who is to blame for the Rockets failure and who can lead the Lake show to a title.
May 13, 2019
Hour 2: LeBron's Way
42:54
Stephen A., Max and Will Cain debate if the Warriors are better without KD, if LeBron will get what he wants and who is the biggest threat to the Bucks.
May 10, 2019
Hour 1: KD Out?
37:43
Stephen A., Max and Ryen Russillo debate if Kevin Durant has played his last game with the Warriors, if the Sixers will show up in game 7 and if you should feel bad for Kyrie.
May 10, 2019
Hour 2: Jared Dudley Joins
43:35
Max and Stephen A. are joined by Jared Dudley to discuss if the Lakers are a laughing stock and more about the NBA playoffs.
May 09, 2019
Hour 1: Durant Down
30:07
Stephen A. and Max debate if the series is over without Kevin Durant, who is to blame for the Celtics mess and the loss by the Rockets in Game 5.
May 09, 2019
Hour 2: Can Dak Win?
43:21
Stephen A., Max Marcus Spears and Will Cain debate if Dak can win a Super Bowl, if Houston or Golden State needs Game 5 more and Max doubles down on Kawhi over Kobe.
May 08, 2019
Hour 1: Whoa-Dell
39:11
Stephen A., Max and Marcus Spears debate if Odell can turn the Browns to the Patriots, what's wrong with the Sixers and Common joins the show.
May 08, 2019
Hour 2: Kawhi or Kobe
54:43
Stephen A. & Max debate which team should sign Dez Bryant, question who is most to blame for Warriors struggles, and is Kawhi Leonard better than Kobe?
May 07, 2019
Hour 1: Worry-ors
28:11
Stephen A. & Max question if we should be worried about the Warriors, debate how much Kyrie is to blame for Celtics troubles, and who has the most pressure on them tonight?
May 07, 2019
Hour 1: Too Early?
28:51
Stephen A. and Max debate if it's too early to crush Embiid for his performance, if tonight is a must win for Boston and what's the concern about Steph Curry.
May 06, 2019
Hour 2: Jay Will Joins
53:20
Max and Stephen are joined with Jay Williams to discuss Lebron's reaction to Magic stepping down on HBO's The Shop and who is the most to blame for the Sixers struggles.
May 06, 2019
Hour 2: CC Sabathia
51:04
Stephen A. & Max talk baseball & NBA with Yankees pitcher CC Sabathia, preview Saturday's UFC fight, and react to D'Angelo Russell being cited for possession of marijuana.
May 03, 2019
Hour 1: Bucks v Celtics Preview
27:33
Stephen A. & Max react to the Sixers win, preview tonight's Gm 3 between the Bucks and Celtics, and question if Saturday's game is all about James Harden.
May 03, 2019
Hour 2: Too Soon?
51:48
Stephen A. & Max talk to Todd McShay about his way-too-early 2020 NFL Mock draft, Stan Van Gundy talks basketball and actor/comedian Tracy Morgan joins the show!
May 02, 2019
Hour 1: Must Win?
30:47
Stephen A. Smith & Max Kellerman debate if the 76ers or Raptors need Game 3 more, question if the Cowboys have the most pressure in the NFL and react to Jalen Rose's comments. on DeAndre Ayton.
May 02, 2019
Hour 2: Oshea Jackson Jr
43:04
Stephen A. Max, Will Cain and Oshea Jackson Jr debate if James Harden gets a pass for the game 2 loss, which Celtics are the real Celtics and if LeBron can be a Laker legend.
May 01, 2019
Hour 1: Houston We Have A Problem
39:24
Stephen A., Max and Chiney Ogwumike debate if the Rockets are finished, how the Celtics should feel after game 2 and if Daniel Jones has been treated fairly.
May 01, 2019
Hour 2: Isiah Thomas Joins
51:54
Max and Stephen A. are joined by Redskins president Bruce Allen to discuss their NFL draft picks and what's next for the team. Isiah Thomas also joins the show to discuss NBA.
Apr 30, 2019
Hour 1: Jimmy Buckets
28:28
Stephen A. and Max discuss if Jimmy Butler should be the 76ers #1 option, if Jokic and Lillard wil decide their series and if they have a problem with Rockets official issues.
Apr 30, 2019
Hour 2: Watch the Throne
54:19
Stephen A. Smith & Max Kellerman question if Game 2 is a must-win for the Sixers and has Kevin Durant taken the throne as best player on the planet. Also, Todd McShay joins to talk NFL Draft.
Apr 29, 2019
Hour 1: Robbery?
28:02
Stephen A. Smith and Max Kellerman question if the Rockets were robbed in Game 1 against the Warriors, debate if Kyrie Irving proved he can carry the Celtics to The Finals and more. Plus, Mel Kiper Jr. joins to recap the NFL Draft.
Apr 29, 2019
Hour 2: Tyreek Hill
44:56
Stephen A., Max, David Pollock, Marcus Spears, Ryan Clark and Eddie George discuss the Tyreek Hill news, Russell Westbrook and give their takes on the Draft so far.
Apr 26, 2019
Hour 1: Feeling Blue?
35:31
Stephen A. and Max debate if the Giants made the right pick. Todd McShay joins us to talk about some of the head-scratching picks from round 1 of the NFL Draft and more.
Apr 26, 2019
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