NBA stars want to beat LeBron, not play with him – Stephen A. | First Take

https://youtube.com/watch?v=sKBsK6QDBMYStephen A. Smith doesn’t think big-name 2019 NBA free agents will want to join LeBron James on the Los Angeles Lakers because they would rather beat him than join him.…

LeBron would be a better NBA team owner than Michael Jordan – Max Kellerman | First Take

https://youtube.com/watch?v=Ks0dWWlszXIStephen A. Smith points out how LeBron James could learn from Michael Jordan’s mistakes as an NBA team owner, but Max Kellerman scoffs at the idea that MJ is a…

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

https://youtube.com/watch?v=t6Xs2BRqMZYStephen 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 isn’t the biggest…

LeBron more likely to win an Emmy than an NBA title with the Lakers – Jalen Rose | First Take

https://youtube.com/watch?v=MJO5a-KZp1cJalen Rose interprets LeBron James’ comments about “having nothing left to prove” as a sign that LeBron is taking the pressure off of himself to win a championship with the…

The NBA is against schemes of LeBron James and Rich Paul – Stephen A. | First Take

https://youtube.com/watch?v=Pg8WWiA45RsStephen A. Smith says Anthony Davis going to the Los Angeles Lakers is unlikely because the league doesn’t want to see LeBron James' agent Rich Paul help trade a player…

Warriors’ only competition in the NBA is the Celtics and Raptors – Stephen A. | First Take

https://youtube.com/watch?v=jDrf7AaI_7wStephen A.Smith states his case that the only competition the Golden State Warriors will face this season is from the Boston Celtics and Toronto Raptors, however Stephen A. doesn’t expect…

Giannis tops LeBron, Kevin Durant and Curry on one top NBA player list | First Take

https://youtube.com/watch?v=G9qPM-kIFWoRyan Hollins, Chiney Ogwumike, and Damien Woody make their pitch as to who the top 5 current NBA players are. Chiney puts Giannis Antetokounmpo number 1 on her list, while…

Raptors have no excuse not to make the NBA Finals – Stephen A. | First Take

https://youtube.com/watch?v=r7mfxSrWH0cStephen A. Smith says the pressure is on the Toronto Raptors to make the NBA Finals because of the addition of Kawhi Leonard and the level of success the team…

Stephen A., Max disagree with Bleacher Report’s list of overhyped NBA players | First Take | ESPN

https://youtube.com/watch?v=UNxav4asiF0Stephen A. Smith and Max Kellerman both strongly disagree with Bleacher Report’s list of the most overhyped players in the NBA. ✔ Subscribe to ESPN on YouTube: http://es.pn/SUBSCRIBEtoYOUTUBE ✔ Subscribe…

Max Kellerman: Anthony Davis will eclipse LeBron James as best player in NBA | First Take | ESPN

https://youtube.com/watch?v=aa0jAC2BSf4Max Kellerman predicts LeBron James won’t win MVP for the 2018-19 NBA season as Anthony Davis will take the crown as the best player in the NBA. ✔ Subscribe to…