Lack Of Parity: 2/16/18
Stephen A. & Max are joined by Charles Barkley to discuss the lack of parity in the NBA, social activism among players, and Ben Simmons joins the show.
Should Lonzo Tune Out Lavar?: 2/16/18
Stephen A & Max debate Klay Thompson's value to the Warriors, should Lonzo tune out Lavar Ball? And LeBron & KD's comments on the President.
Hour 2: Hatred Toward Warriors?: 2/15/18
Stephen A. & Max debate hatred toward the Warriors, Lonzo Ball charging for autographs and Chris Bosh & Kenny Smith join the show.
Hour !: Houston 1st In The West: 2/15/18
Stephen A. & Max debate how big of a deal it is that the Rockets are first in the West heading into the All-Star break and are joined by Shaq and Quavo.
Too Much Hype? : 2/14/18
Stephen A. & Max debate if we are getting too excited about the new look Cavs, react to Charles Haley calling the current crop of Cowboys "losers" and much more.
Should Trae Young Leave Early?: 2/14/18
Stephen A. & Max debate what the new look Cavs actually bring to the table, if the NBA playoffs are more entertaining now & if Trae Young should leave for NBA this year
Hour 2: Dez Leaving Dallas?: 2/13/18
Stephen A & Max debate Dez Bryant's future in Dallas, Lavar Ball's latest comments and if Cavs/Thunder could be a Finals preview.
Hour 1: Player Coaches: 2/13/18
Stephen A & Max debate Steve Kerr's decision to let players coach vs the Suns, the ramifications of the Cavs' deadline trades, LaVar Ball's latest comments and more.
HOUR 2: Eastern Conference Favorites? : 2/12/18
Stephen A & Max debate whether Cavs are the team to beat again in the East, if Johnny Manziel can come back to football and the impact of Frank Reich becoming Colts head coach.
HOUR 1: New-Look Cavs: 2/12/18
Stephen A. and Max react to the new-look Cavaliers, debate if the Patriots are a "fear-based" organization and question if Isaiah Thomas' latest comments were a shot at LeBron.
Hour 2: LeBron's Future: 2/9/18
Stephen A & Max continue their discussion about the roster changes in Cleveland, talk about D-Wade's return to Miami and predict possible destinations for LeBron this offseason.
Hour 1: Changes in Cleveland: 2/9/18
Stephen A & Max debate the quality of the Cavs' deadline moves, Jimmy Garoppolo's payday and Super Bowl champs Malcolm Jenkins and Brandon Graham join the show.
New Pats Coach? : 2/8/18
Stephen A & Max debate what Josh McDaniels' coaching future holds, the significance of LeBron's buzzer-beating game-winner, and the biggest obstacle to an Eagles Repeat.
LeBron's Buzzer-Beater: 2/8/18
Stephen A & Max debate the significance of LeBron's buzzer-beating game-winner, what Josh McDaniels' coaching future holds and the biggest obstacle to an Eagles repeat.
Porzingis Is Done : 2/7/18
Stephen A. & Max debate the Lakers' plan to wait to make a big free agent splash in 2019, how far the Knicks are set back after Kristaps Porzingis' injury and much more.
McDaniels Spurns Colts: 2/7/18
Stephen A. & Max debate if either the Cavs or Warriors should be concerned following losses on Tuesday night and if Josh McDaniels' decision was more about Luck or Belichick.
Hour 2: Bench Pressed: 2/6/18
Stephen A. Smith and Max Kellerman debate if Bill Belichick was right to bench Malcolm Butler, wonder if the Wizards are better without John Wall and more!
Hour 1: Quitting On LeBron: 2/6/18
Stephen A. and Max debate if Bill Belichick was right to bench Malcolm Butler, react to Jalen Rose saying the Cavs quit on LeBron and go over Todd McShay's latest Mock Draft.
Hour 1: Eagles Win It All: 2/5/18
Max and Stephen A. react to the Eagles defeating the Patriots in Super Bowl LII, question if the Eagles should trade Nick Foles and if Rob Gronkowski should retire.
Hour 2: Foles' Future: 2/5/18
Stephen A. & Max debate some main storylines from the Super Bowl, including the future of Nick Foles and how much longer the Patriots' dynasty will continue.
Pushing And Shoving : 2/2/18
Stephen A. and Max preview the Super Bowl, react to Russell Westbrook pushing a fan and Blake Griffin's Pistons debut. Todd Gurley and Kevin Hart join the show!
Coach Snoop's Prediction : 2/2/18
Stephen A and Max preview the Super Bowl and other NFL topics with Snoop Dogg, Travis Kelce and Marcus Mariota. Then get their Super Bowl predictions.
Emmitt Smith Joins The Desk: 2/1/18
Stephen A. & Max debate how it makes LeBron look that reports are circulating he may join the Warriors and are joined by Cowboys Hall of Fame RB Emmitt Smith.
LeBron Joining The Warriors? : 2/1/18
Stephen A. & Max debate the implications of LeBron potentially joining the Warriors and are joined at the desk by Saints CB Marshon Lattimore and Cardinals CB Patrick Peterson.
Hour 2: Are The Cavs Done? : 1/31/18
Stephen A. & Max debate the Cavs chances in the East after Kevin Love breaks his hand, what it all means for the future of LeBron James and are joined by Broncos LB Von Miller.
Hour 1: Skins Trade For Alex Smith: 1/31/18
Stephen A. & Max debate what the Redskins are doing by trading for Alex Smith, what is next for Kirk Cousins and are joined at the desk by Chiefs RB Kareem Hunt.
Hour 2: No More Chief Wahoo: 1/30/18
Stephen A. & Max react to the Indians deciding to no longer use Chief Wahoo as their mascot, react to John Wall's surgery and debate if Brady handled the radio situation well.
Hour 1: Blake Griffin To Detroit: 1/30/18
Stephen A. and Max react to the Clippers trading Blake Griffin, react to Jay-Z's comments on Colin Kaepernick and Vikings WR Stefon Diggs joins the show.
Hour 2: Super Bowl Week Kicks Off : 1/29/18
Stephen A. Smith & Max Kellerman debate if being traded to the Cavaliers was the worst thing for Isaiah Thomas, what the Eagles need to do to beat the Patriots in the Super Bowl and much more.
Hour 1: Super Bowl Week Kicks Off: 1/29/18
Stephen A. & Max debate if Tom Brady has more to lose or gain going into his 6th Super Bowl appearance and react to the Michigan State scandal.
Kyrie's Threat: 1/26/18
Guest hosts Will Cain and Dominique Foxworth debate if Kyrie Irving looks bad threatening knee surgery or trade to the Cavs, react to the new XFL announcement and more.
Getting Frustrated: 1/25/18
Stephen A. & Max debate the mounting frustration in Cleveland, If the Eagles offense is good enough to overcome the Patriots, gambling in the NBA and more.
LeBron Hits 30K: 1/24/18
Stephen A & Max react to LeBron James passing 30,000 career points, debate what the Cavs should do after losing to the Spurs and if the Pats should be favored without Gronk.
Drama In The Land: 1/23/18
Max and Stephen A. react to the latest Cavaliers drama, react to Kawhi Leonard's rift with the Spurs and more. Also, Joe Thomas joins the show.
Jags Got Robbed?: 1/22/18
Stephen A. & Max debate whether or not the Jags got robbed, what happened to the vaunted Vikings Defense against the Eagles, is LeBron to blame for the Cavs' start and more.
NFL Championship Weekend : 1/19/18
Stephen A. & Max debate how much Tom Brady's injured hand will factor in the Jags-Patriots game, if the Eagles have enough firepower to beat the Vikings and much more!
Big Deal? : 1/18/18
Stephen A. & Max debate Tom Brady's hand injury, the Steelers coaching shake-ups and is this LeBron's toughest season? Also, Kawhi Leonard out indefinitely with his injured quad.
The Hot Seat : 1/17/18
Stephen A. & Max debate if Mike Tomlin's time in Pittsburgh has come to an end, if Drew Brees should become a free agent this offseason and are joined by DesSean Jackson!
Time To Panic In Cleveland?: 1/16/18
Stephen A. & Max debate whether or not it's time for the Cavs to panic, the locker room altercation between the Rockets and Clippers, when will Big Ben retire and more.
Lucky Or Good?: 1/15/18
Stephen A. & Max debate whether the Vikings are lucky or good, who's to blame for the Steelers loss to the Jaguars, Mike Mularkey and the Titans agreeing to part ways and more.
NFL Divisional Round Preview: 1/12/18
Stephen A & Max debate all the NFL Divisional Round matchups, if the Cavs are a lock in the East and much more!
Durant hits 20K : 1/11/18
Stephen A. Smith & Max Kellerman react to Kevin Durant passing 20,000 career points and debate where he will rank all-time in the NBA. Seahawks WR Doug Baldwin also joins the show!
Gruden's Expectations?: 1/10/18
Stephen A. & Max debate if the media as a whole should stop talking about Lavar and the Ball family, what John Gruden's expectations are in Oakland and much more.
Tide Rolls In OT: 1/9/18
Stephen A. and Max react to Alabama's comeback win against Georgia, debate whether Nick Saban is the best coach of all time and more. Plus, Tim Tebow and Paul Finebaum join the show.
Wild Card Weekend: 1/8/18
Stephen A. and Max recap the NFL Wild Card weekend, preview Monday's CFP Championship game and more. Also, Auburn head coach Gus Malzahn and David Pollack join the show.
Drama In New England: 1/5/18
Stephen A. & Max break down all the NFL Wild Card weekend matchups, dive into the rumors of tension in New England & are joined by Adrian Peterson & Bill Goldberg!
Kyrie vs LeBron II: 1/3/18
Stephen A. Smith and Max react to Isaiah Thomas' debut with the Cavs, Kyrie vs LeBron II, CFB Playoffs and more.
Georgia State Of Mind: 1/2/18
Stephen A. and Max react to the College Football Playoff results, debate if John Gruden is a good fit for the Raiders and more. Plus, Tim Tebow and Lane Kiffin join the show.
Harden Beefing W/ Officials: 12/29/17
Mina Kimes & Dominique Foxworth close out the week by debating who is the best team in the NFC heading into the playoffs, if Harden's beef with the refs is legit & much more.
Trading Places? : 12/28/17
Dominique Foxworth & Mina Kimes fill in at the desk to debate if the Steelers are right to be mad at James Harrison, if Tom Brady is the NFL MVP and much more!
Betrayal? : 12/27/17
Will Cain and Jalen Rose fill in at the desk to debate how James Harrison to the Pats affects the AFC race, if the Thunder made the right move trading James Harden and much more.
Another L for LeBron: 12/26/17
Domonique Foxworth and Will Cain debate if the Eagles are still the team to be feared in the NFC, recap the Warriors win over the Cavs and more.
Christmas Day Special!: 12/25/17
Stephen A. and Max celebrate the Christmas holiday by debating who is to blame for the Cowboys season ending, if Cam Newton should be in the MVP race and more. Plus, another week, another controversial catch call in the NFL.
Does Dak Deserve A Pass? : 12/22/17
Stephen A. & Max debate if Dak Prescott deserves a pass for this season, who needs a win more this weekend between Drew Brees and Matt Ryan and much more.
Zeke Is Back: 12/21/17
Stephen A & Max debate how Zeke Elliott handled his first press appearance since returning from suspension, if Cam took the right stance about Jerry Richardson and much more!
Can Diddy and Kaep Buy The Panthers? : 12/20/17
Stephen A. and Max react to the idea of P. Diddy and Colin Kaepernick buying the Carolina Panthers and much more.
8 & 24: 12/19/17
Stephen A. & Max react to Kobe Bryant's jersey retirement with the Lakers, debate if they are buying the Falcons in the NFC and much more.
Steelers robbed victory over Patriots; Who is the NFC Favorite?: 12/18/17
Stephen A. & Max break down all the craziness from NFL Week 15 including if the Steelers were robbed, who is the NFC favorite and more. Also, Ice Cube joins the show.
The Big Return : 12/15/17
Stephen A. and Max preview Aaron Rodger's return and other big NFL games this weekend, discuss LeBron's post-game mystery words with Lonzo Ball and more! Joel Embiid stops by.
Rodgers To The Rescue? : 12/14/17
Stephen A. and Max debate if Aaron Rodgers can lead the Packers to the playoffs, preview the AFC battle between the Pats and Steelers, recap Lavar Ball on the Breakfast Club and more.
Lakers or Knicks? : 12/13/17
Stephen A. & Max debate if the future is brighter for the Knicks or the Lakers, if the Packers can make the playoffs now with Aaron Rodgers returning and are joined by RG3.
Bizarro Brady: 12/12/17
Stephen A. and Max react to Jay Cutler outplaying Tom Brady on MNF, can Nick Foles step up for Philly, Donald Trump is named the Most Influential Person In Sports and more.
Broken Dreams?: 12/11/17
Stephen A. and Max question whether the Eagles are done now that Carson Wentz tore his ACL, react to the fireworks in the Seahawks-Jaguars game and more.
Speaking Up: 12/8/17
Donovan McNabb fills in for Stephen A. to debate Max on if TNF is bad for the NFL, if LaVar is ruining Lonzo's rookie season and more. Plus, a look at the big Eagles-Rams matchup and Tim Tebow joins the show!
Farewell Herm Edwards: 12/7/17
Will Cain fills in for Stephen A. to debate Max on if the NFL owners made a bad decision extending Roger Goodell's contract and are joined by Herm Edwards before he leaves ESPN.
Who is NFL MVP?: 12/6/17
Donovan McNabb fills in for Stephen A. to debate Max on how the Warriors will fare without Steph Curry, who the NFL MVP is and much more.
Brutal Night: 12/5/17
Stephen A. & Max react to the brutal MNF game between the Steelers and Bengals, LaVar Ball pulling his son out of UCLA, the Giants' firings, the Rockets impressive start to the season and much more.
CFP Teams Set: 12/4/17
Stephen A. & Max debate if the CFP Committee got their final Playoff Rankings correct, what the Eagles loss to the Seahawks mean to their season and much more.
How 'Bout Them Cowboys: 12/1/17
Max & Stephen A. recap the Cowboys' win over Washington, debate if the NFL deal with the player's coalition was a good deal and more! Bomani Jones and Tim Tebow join the show!
Lonzo-Steph Showdown : 11/30/17
Stephen A. & Max react to the Warriors' OT win against the Lakers, question how far the Giants reputation has fallen and more! Rappers Fabolous and Jadakiss join the show!
Giants bench Eli; LeBron ejected for first time: 11/29/17
Stephen A. & Max debate if now was the right time to bench Eli Manning and what does it mean for the rest of his career. Also, they react to LeBron being ejected on Tuesday night.
Grizzly Situation: 11/28/17
Stephen A. Smith and Max Kellerman recap the Cavs' win over the 76ers and question what's going on with the Grizzlies. Plus, Patriots WR Brandin Cooks joins the show!
Tennessee Debacle : 11/27/17
Stephen A. Smith and Max Kellerman debate if the Chiefs should bench Alex Smith, share their reactions from the Tennessee debacle and more.
Is Garrett's Time Up?: 11/24/17
Stephen A. and Max debate if Jason Garrett is on the hot seat, react to the Thanksgiving NFL games and preview the weekend's biggest match-ups. Tim Tebow joins to talk CFP.
Thanksgiving Showdowns: 11/23/17
Stephen A. Smith & Max Kellerman react to Russell Westbrook and Kevin Durant's showdown from Thursday night, share their picks for all the NFL Thanksgiving Day matchups and more.
Guess Who's Back!: 11/22/17
Max and Stephen A. react to Ben Roethlisberger's recent comments, address the latest Donald Trump tweets, react to Tyrod Taylor being named the Bills Week 12 starter and more.
Costly Mistake : 11/21/17
Stephen A. & Max debate if the Seahawks are done after their loss to the Falcons, if the Cowboys quit vs the Eagles and are joined by World Series MVP George Springer.
Eagles Keep Flying : 11/20/17
Stephen A. and Max react to the Eagles' thrashing of the Cowboys, question if the Bills messed up in starting Nathan Peterman, LeBron's comments on Colin Kaepernick being blackballed and more.
Streaking Celtics : 11/17/17
Stephen A. and Max react to the newest report about Jerry Jones' attempt to stall Roger Goodell's contract extension, discuss the Celtics' win over the Warriors and more. Plus preview the Eagles-Cowboys matchup.
Yes Embiid: 11/16/17
Stephen A. and Max react to Joel Embiid's historic night, Ezekiel Elliott withdrawing his appeal and serving his 6 game ban, preview Warriors-Celtics, and much more.
The Future? : 11/15/17
Stephen A. and Max debate if the Celtics are the future of the NBA, the UCLA trio's punishment, Papa John's tweetstorm and more.
King of NY?: 11/14/17
Stephen A. and Max react to LeBron James calling himself the king of New York, Colin Kaepernick is GQ's citizen of the year, the Panthers run all over the Dolphins on MNF and more.
Saturday Shakeup : 11/13/17
Stephen A. and Max recap the weekend's top NFL games, the huge shakeups in CFB, Miami's smack down of Notre Dame, the CFP Rankings and more.
Injunction Denied : 11/10/17
Stephen A. and Max react to the newest ruling in the Ezekiel Elliott case, discuss Richard Sherman's season-ending injury, and more. Plus, Tim Tebow and Donovan McNabb join the show.
Jerry's Not Playing : 11/9/17
Before Bucks HC Jason Kidd joins the show Stephen A. and Max react to Jerry Jones attempting to sue the NFL and much more.
Remembering Roy Halladay: 11/8/17
Stephen A. and Max react to the tragic passing of Roy Halladay, then talk about LeBron's recent social media posts, LiAngelo Ball being accused of shoplifting in China and much more!
Stephen A. and Max Kellerman recap Monday Night Football, discuss if the Cavs regret letting Kyrie go, the Eric Bledsoe trade and more. Plus, they welcome Rick Flair and Aaron Judge to the show.
Early Super Bowl Favorites? : 11/6/17
The First Take crew is at Naval Base San Diego for a special Veterans Day show. They debate if the Eagles are Super Bowl favorites, Colin Kaepernick's protest & much more.
Dropping Like Flies: 11/3/17
Stephen A. & Max debate what's next for the Texans after DeShaun Watson's season-ending injury, if Zeke should continue to fight his suspension and much more.
55 Years In The Making : 11/2/17
Stephen A. and Max react to the Astros winning the World Series, debate if LeBron is to blame for the Cavs slow start to the season and are joined at the desk by Geno Auriemma.
Game 7: 11/1/17
Max and Stephen A. predict who will win the World Series, react to Bill Belichick's comments on Jimmy Garappolo, discuss the CFP ranking's with Paul Finebaum and more!
Deadline Day: 10/31/17
Stephen A. and Max react to the early NFL trade deadline action, question what Ezekiel Elliott should do next and more. Plus, UFC fighter Georges St-Pierre joins the show.
BONUS: 30 for 30 Season Two Sneak Peek: 10/30/17
First Take shares the trailer for Season Two of 30 for 30 Podcasts, launching November 14th, as well as one of our favorite episodes from Season One, The Fighter Inside.
Best Game Yet?: 10/30/17
Stephen A. Smith and Max Kellerman react to the crazy finish in Game 5 of the World Series, discuss the Texans' reaction to Bob McNair's comments, and are joined by Donovan McNabb and Will Cain.
Dirty Hit?: 10/27/17
Stephen A. and Max question if Kiko Alonso's hit on Joe Flacco was dirty, preview the weekend's NFL games and more! Miles Teller, Tim Tebow and Jalen Ramsey join the show.
The City Of Angels : 10/26/17
Stephen A. & Max react to a huge night in LA sports with Game 2 of the World Series popping off and the Lakers beating the Wizards. Also, they react to Joe Girardi's firing.
Magic Or LeBron? : 10/25/17
Stephen A. and Max recap game 1 of the World Series, debate whether they'd want Magic Johnson or LeBron James at point guard, and more! Mike Krzyzewski & Todd Gurley stop by.
Fly Eagles Fly: 10/24/17
Stephen A. and Max debate if the Eagles are the best team in the NFC East, question who they would rather have; Dak Prescott or Carson Wentz and preview the World Series!
Division Rivals Clash: 10/23/17
Max and Stephen A. recap the weekend's best NFL match-ups, react to Jerry Jones' latest anthem comments and preview tonight's Eagles-Redskins MNF game.
The Debut: 10/20/17
Stephen A. and Max react to Lonzo's debut as a Laker in the home opener, expectations for the OKC Thunder, recap the Raiders win and much more.
Live From La La Land : 10/19/17
Stephen A. Smith and Max preview Lonzo Ball's debut as a Laker. Jamie Foxx aka Cleveland A. Smith and Paul Pierce join the show as well.
Good Grief : 10/18/17
Stephen A. and Max react to Kyrie's return to Cleveland, Gordon Hayward's unfortunate injury, Joel Embiid's reaction to minutes restriction and much more.
Opening Night: 10/17/17
Stephen A. joins Max from Cleveland ahead of the Cavs' season opener against the Kyrie Irving-led Celtics. The guys make their NBA season predictions and more!
Time To Panic? : 10/16/17
Stephen A. and Max Kellerman react to Week 7 of the NFL including Colin Kaepernick filing a grievance and Aaron Rodgers missing the rest of the season.
Fly Eagles Fly: 10/13/17
Stephen A. and Max Kellerman react to the Eagles being 5-1, the court restoring Ezekiel Elliot's 6 game suspension, Michael Jordan's thoughts on super teams and more.
How Bout Those Yankees: 10/12/17
Stephen A. and Max recap the Yankees' series win against the Indians, preview tonight's Eagles and Panthers match-up and more.
Stopping The Protest? : 10/11/17
Stephen A. Smith & Max Kellerman debate if the NFL needs the protests to end to stop the risk of hurting the league's brand any further and react to the Cavaliers' preseason game against the Bulls.
Jerry's World?: 10/10/17
Stephen A. and Max discuss the latest in the NFL national anthem saga, respond to Mike Ditka's recent comments and more!
The Comeback: 10/9/17
Stephen A. and Max recap the Packer's comeback win against the Cowboys, question if the Vice President's NFL Sunday was a publicity stunt and more.
Friday Frenzy: 10/6/17
Max and Stephen A. recap the Patriots' win over the Buccaneers, discuss whether Cam Newton's apology was enough, preview the weekend's top NFL match-ups and more!
What's Funny? : 10/5/17
Max and Stephen A. discuss Cam Newton's comments to a female reporter and her response, preview tonight's Patriots and Buccaneers match-up, and more!
Just Give Me The Ball: 10/4/17
Stephen A. and Max react to Antonio Brown being all fired up in Baltimore on Sunday, the Yankees winning the Wild Card and much more.
Unbeaten : 10/3/17
Max and Stephen A. recap the Chiefs win over the Redskins, discuss Lavar Ball homeschooling LaMelo, preview tonight's Twins and Yankees Wild Card game and more.
Rolling Rams: 10/2/17
Stephen A. and Max react to Week 4 of the NFL, including the Rams' big win over the Cowboys, the Patriots suffering their second loss of the season and the Eagles moving to 3-1.
Un-BEAR-able : 9/29/17
Stephen A. and Max recap the Packers win over the Bears, the helmet to helmet hit delivered by Danny Trevathan, chime in on the results of ESPN's anthem protest poll, debate whether NFL owners are afraid of the players and more!
What's Pitino's Future? : 9/28/17
Stephen A. and Max react to the FBI investigation into corruption in college basketball, President Trump's latest comments regarding the NFL and much more.
Presidential Sports Address: 9/27/17
Max and Stephen A. discuss President Trump's latest comments in relation to the sports world, question Odell Beckham Jr.'s explanation of his antics and more. Plus, Damien Woody and Will Cain join the show for a debate surrounding the NFL protests.
Taking A Knee: 9/26/17
Stephen A. and Max react to the Cowboys taking a knee, LeBron's comments on Trump, seven NBA All-Star's moving to the West and more.
Donald Trump vs NFL: 9/25/17
Stephen A. & Max react to Donald Trump's comments attacking the NFL & the player's response during Week 3 games on Sunday. Also, they break down the Carmelo Anthony trade.
Record Setting Action: 9/22/17
Stephen A. and Max reacts to the electrifying game between the Rams and 49ers, Aaron Hernandez having advanced stages of CTE normally found in a man of his late 60s and much more.
Durant Feelin' The Heat: 9/21/17
Stephen A. & Max debate if the differences between criticisms of KD & LeBron, if there's a problem with the Seahawks offense and are joined by boxing legend Andre Ward.
Twitter Wars: 9/20/17
Max and Stephen A. discuss the newest information on the Kevin Durant tweet situation, debate Jerry Jones' comments on Ezekiel Elliott and more!
Giant Problem: 9/19/17
Stephen A. & Max debate what's wrong with the Giants after their Week 2 loss to the Lions, if Ezekiel Elliott should be criticized for his hustle and much more.
Kyrie's Take: 9/18/17
Stephen A. & Max debate all the results from Week 2 of the NFL season and are joined by Celtics PG Kyrie Irving who breaks down everything regarding his move from the Cavs.
Boxing Showdown: 9/15/17
The First Take crew hits the road and returns to Las Vegas for the mega-fight between Canelo Alvarez and GGG. They also touch on the Bengals' problems, their level of concern over Odell Beckham's injury, Sunday night's big matchup between Green Bay-Atlanta and more.
A Dance Off? : 9/14/17
Stephen A. and Max preview Thursday night football, discuss Odell Beckham Jr & Russell Westbrook's dance off, the GGG-Canelo fight and more.
Is Lonzo Better Than Melo? : 9/13/17
Stephen A. and Max debate if Carmelo Anthony is really the 64th best player in the NBA, if Kevin Durant is being petty with his newest shoe, and more.
A Harsh Return : 9/12/17
Stephen A. Smith and Max Kellerman discuss Adrian Peterson's return to Minnesota and talks Dodgers and Lakers with Magic Johnson. Plus, Snoop Dogg joins.
Welcome Back NFL: 9/11/17
Stephen A.Smith and Max Kellerman are live in Los Angeles and react to Week 1 of the NFL season, welcome Sparks' Candace Parker to the show and more.
Week 1 Is Here: 9/8/17
Max, Stephen A. and Molly are in Dallas ahead of the Cowboys' opener against the Giants. Guests Omar Epps, Deion Sanders and Bachelorette Rachel Lindsey join the debate!
Opening Night : 9/7/17
Max & Stephen A. discuss the Michael Bennett and Las Vegas PD situation, preview the Patriots and Chiefs opening kick and make their NFL predictions for the season.
Zeke Week : 9/6/17
Stephen A. and Max Kellerman react to Ezekiel Elliott playing in the week one opener against the Giants, Red Sox stealing signs and more.
Who Wins NFC East? : 9/5/17
Stephen A. Smith and Max Kellerman give their NFC East predictions, talk about the status of the Colts missing Andrew Luck, Le'Veon Bell's return to the Steelers and more.
New Developments : 9/4/17
Stephen A. and Max discuss the latest in the Ezekiel Elliott case, question if the Eagles will win the NFC East and debate if Kevin Sumlin should be in the hot seat.
Pressure Decision: 9/1/17
Stephen A. & Max discuss the latest in the Ezekiel Elliott case, question if the Cavs should be concerned about Isaiah Thomas' hip and preview this weekend's big games!
Done Deal: 8/31/17
Stephen A. and Max debate who won the Cavs-Celtics trade, if the Steelers are closer to their ceiling or floor and are joined at the desk by WWE Legend Triple H.
Home or Away? : 8/30/17
Stephen A. and Max debate if the Texans should open the season at home, if Jerry Jones' comments on the Ezekiel Elliott situation make him sound tone-deaf, and more.
Money Matt Stafford: 8/29/17
Stephen A. and Max discuss Ezekiel Elliott's case ahead of his appeal hearing Tuesday, also Matthew Stafford becomes the highest paid NFL player, does he deserve it?
Mayweather Stays Perfect: 8/28/17
Stephen A. & Max react to Floyd Mayweather defeating Conor McGregor in their boxing superfight and debate if the Patriots are in trouble after Julian Edelman's injury & much more.
Gloves On: 8/25/17
The First Take crew is in Las Vegas ahead of the Mayweather-McGregor bout. Guests Andre Ward and Ice Cube stop by to give their fight predictions.
First Take in Vegas for Mayweather-McGregor: 8/24/17
Stephen A. & Max are in Vegas for the Mayweather-McGregor super fight and are joined by boxing legend Roy Jones Jr. and UFC President Dana White
Crossing Crumlin Road: 8/23/17
Doubletruck Stories: Long after he escaped Dublin, Conor McGregor still rebels against its psychic barriers. Small wonder he's crazy enough to box Floyd Mayweather. By Wright Thompson.
Will Celtics Take The East?: 8/23/17
Stephen A. and Max Kellerman debate if the Celtics are now favorites in the East after trading for Kyrie, if LeBron has an excuse to leave Cleveland and much more!
Odell Goes Down: 8/22/17
Stephen A. & Max debate if the Giants are vulnerable after OBJ is injured during a preseason game, react to continued anthem protests by NFL players and much more.
Stephen A. & Max react to more displays of unity from NFL players over the weekend, debate where LeBron should go if he leaves Cleveland, discuss the Pacers filing tampering charges against the Lakers and more.
LeBron & Kyrie Meet Up: 8/17/17
Stephen A. and Max Kellerman react to Michael Bennett's comments about the need for white players to bring attention to police brutality and debate the optics of LeBron and Kyrie's meeting.
LeBron Blasts Trump: 8/16/17
Stephen A. Smith and Max Kellerman react to LeBron James' comments on Donald Trump, what happens next for Zeke after appealing his suspension and much more!
Fantasy Football Is Back: 8/15/17
Stephen A. Smith and Max Kellerman invite Matthew Berry to the show to talk fantasy football. Plus, they debate Roger Goodell's stance on player protests, further discuss Ezekiel Elliott's suspension and more.
Is Zeke's Suspension Validated?: 8/14/17
Stephen A. Smith & Max Kellerman debate if Ezekiel Elliott's 6-game suspension is the correct decision by the NFL, if other anthem protests will change the views on Colin Kaepernick and react to the violence in Charlottesville.
Trubisky Shines: 8/11/17
Stephen A. & Max react to Mitchell Trubisky's NFL debut, debate if Carmelo Anthony would make the Rockets contenders and much more!
Is Kyrie's Decision 'Dumb'?: 8/10/17
Stephen A. and Max react to Deshaun Watson's and Christian McCaffrey's debuts. Plus, they debate whether Charles Barkley is right to say that Kyrie Irving leaving the Cavs is "dumb." Also, is Jim Harbaugh the most overrated coach in the NCAA.
Mayweather Speaks: 8/9/17
Stephen A. & Max react to Mayweather's comments on race & his upcoming fight with Conor McGregor. Plus, they debate if Curry or Durant is more important to the Warriors.
Welcome To Miami : 8/8/17
Stephen A. Smith and Max Kellerman continue the Kaepernick-Cutler debate, discuss the Undefeated's list of the top 50 black athletes of all-time, David Griffin's comments on the Kyrie Irving saga and LaDainian Tomlinson stops by to talk about his Hall of Fame induction.
Going to Miami: 8/7/17
Stephen A. Smith and Max Kellerman discuss the Dolphins' decision to sign Jay Cutler over Collin Kaepernick, Tom Brady's health and more.
First Take: 8/4/17
Stephen A. and Max talk about who the best replacement for Ryan Tannehill would be, question if the NFL preseason should be shortened and more!
Blockin' Colin?: 8/3/17
Stephen A. and Max react to the Ravens' owner possibly blocking the signing of Colin Kaepernick, debate if Tom Brady will fall off a cliff after turning 40, and more!
Talking On The Field: 8/2/17
Stephen A. Smith and Max Kellerman debate Ray Lewis' comments to Colin Kaepernick and whether or not the Cowboys have a culture problem.
Rich Get Richer: 8/1/17
Stephen A. and Max react to the drama surrounding LaVar Ball, Jamal Adams' comments about the football field being "the perfect place to die", Dave Dombrowski comparing the Yankees to the Warriors and more.
Family Feuds: 7/31/17
Max, Stephen A. and Molly return to talk about Kyrie possibly leaving Cleveland, Colin Kaepernick being black balled, McGregor/Mayweather ticket sales starting out slow and more.
More Money Please: 7/28/17
Will Cain and Domonique Foxworth debate if OBJ should be the highest paid player in the NFL, if Cam Newton can be successful running less and USF head coach Charlie Strong joins the show.
Bomani Jones and Pablo Torre discuss the latest developments surrounding Kyrie Irving's trade request, react to the McGregor/Mayweather fight being shown in theaters across the country, try to figure out what's going on with the Dallas Cowboys and more.
Cleveland Nabs Rose: 7/25/17
Ryan Scott and Will Cain discuss the Cavaliers striking a deal with Derrick Rose, LeBron James' beef with Kyrie Irving, where Carmelo Anthony will land and more.
Kyrie Wants Out : 7/24/17
Will Cain and Ryan Clark discuss the future of the Cavaliers after Kyrie Irving's trade request, Jerry Jones' comments on Ezekiel Elliott and more.
Parole Granted: 7/21/17
The First Take crew react to OJ Simpson being granted parole, discuss how OJ came across during the hearing and welcome a plethora of guests including Mike Gundy, Matt Rhule and Jarvis Landry.
O.J.'s Potential Parole: 7/20/17
The First Take crew discusses O.J. Simpson's possible parole, concerns about Zeke Elliot and more. Plus, they chat with Texas' Tom Herman and Jets QB Josh McCown.
LA Living?: 7/19/17
The First Take crew debates if Ezekiel Elliot should be suspended, if it would be a good idea for LeBron to go to the Lakers, if Phil Jackson wasn't the real problem in New York and more.
Image & Perception: 7/18/17
The First Take crew reacts to Michael Vick's comments on Colin Kaeperick, discusses Lonzo Ball's impact on the NBA, Le'Veon Bell's importance to the Steelers and try to figure out what's going on in Washington with Kirk Cousins.
We're Back: 7/17/17
Jen Lada, Damien Woody, Bart Scott and more debate if they could see NFL players going on strike, how Roger Goodell should handle the Ezekiel Elliot situation, discuss their impressions of Lonzo Ball's summer and more. Plus, Tennessee head coach Butch Jones and NFL quarterback Brian Hoyer join the set.
Knicks Drama: 6/30/17
John Salley and Will Cain continue to discuss the drama surrounding the Knicks including whether or not Phil Jackson was sabotaged. Plus, Julian Edelman and Andre Ward join the show!
Rocket Science? : 6/29/17
Will Cain and John Salley react to the Chris Paul trade. Plus, they discuss if Doc Rivers is the issue with the Clippers, if Carmelo Anthony should drop his no-trade clause and more.
Phil Jackson Frenzy: 6/28/17
Will Cain and John Salley debate the Knicks' decision to part ways with Phil Jackson. Plus, Stephen A. Smith and Max Kellerman join the show to react to the news.
The Real MVP?: 6/27/17
Will Cain & John Salley debate if Russell Westbrook deserved the MVP award, if the Lakers should try to trade for Westbrook, if Rob Gronkowski gets a behavior pass and more.
Offseason Options: 6/26/17
John Salley and Will Cain discuss the future of the Clippers, the Cavaliers' offseason options, who's the biggest threat to Tom Brady for MVP honors and more.
Future Is Now: 6/23/17
Stephen A. Smith and Max Kellerman share their thoughts on the picks and dealings during last night's NBA Draft. Plus, Joe Dumars and Josh Duhamel join the desk!
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