Hour 2: Dana White: 5/29/20
First Take is joined by Jay Williams & Dana White to discuss MLB proposed salary reductions, Lebron James as the #1 NBA Primetime Player & the UFC.
Hour 1: 2020 NBA Champions*: 5/29/20
Laura Rutledge hosts First Take with Max, Dominique Foxworth, Jalen Rose and Louis Riddick to discuss if there should be an asterisk next to the NBA title upon return & more.
Still The Best?: 5/28/20
Max, Domonique, Jay Williams and Kendrick Perkins debate if LeBron is the best player in the league, if Dak is a franchise QB and if Antonio Brown will be back in the league.
Smooth It Out: 5/28/20
Max, Domonique Foxworth, Jay Williams, Mike Tannenbaum and Damien Woody debate how the NBA should come back, if Baker can bounce back and if Giannis is the best in the world.
Under Consideration: 5/27/20
First Take debates if players should consider the MLB's proposal, where to place the blame for Isiah Thomas not being on the Dream Team and Spencer Dinwiddie joins the show.
Feeling The Heat: 5/27/20
Max Kellerman, Domonique Foxworth and Dan Orlovsky discuss how Jordan looks now with his comments, if Dak or Brady is under more pressure and much more on Kevin Durant.
Who Gets The Throne?: 5/26/20
First Take debates if Kawhi is the best player in the world, how much will paying athletes improve college sports and much more on Dak Prescott.
Unique Expectations: 5/26/20
Max Kellerman and Domonique Foxworth discuss who should be the favorites when the NBA returns, Mike Tolbert's comments on Cam Newton and MJ's recent quote on Isiah Thomas.
Hour 2: Dak's Deal: 5/25/20
First Take is joined by Marcus Spears, Jimbo Fisher and Dominique Foxworth to discuss the future of college football, Dak Prescott's deal and more.
Hour 1: NFL Rule Proposals : 5/25/20
Laura Rutledge hosts First Take with Max, Marcus Spears, Michael Collins & Dominique Foxworth to debate a new NFL rule proposed and much more.
Is Two Better?: 5/22/20
Stephen A, Max, Mike Tannenbaum and Jalen Rose debate if a 2 site NBA return is a good idea, if the Nets should want Bradley Beal and much more!
Stay Or Go: 5/22/20
Stephen A, Max, Tarik Cohen and Jay Williams debate if Jamal Adams should want a trade, who will win the Bears' QB job and if the Seahawks should sign AB.
Hour 2: Potential NBA Return: 5/21/20
Stephen A. & Max talk more about the potential of the NBA season resuming, react to former MLB pitcher Tom Glavine's comments, and Lakers guard Danny Green joins.
Hour 1: Paul Finebaum on CFB's Return: 5/21/20
Stephen A. & Max debate if all 30 NBA teams should return, discuss if the Cowboys are serious Super Bowl contenders, and talk to Paul Finebaum about the prospect of CFB.
First Take: 5/20/20
First Take revisits Horace Grant's recent comments and more on the Rooney Rule changes. Also, Rob Riggle and Ludacris join the show.
Past Meets Present: 5/20/20
Stephen A. and Max react to the beef between Horace Grant and MJ, how they feel about the Rooney Rule changes and who is more important to the Bucs' success this season.
Finding An Ending: 5/19/20
First Take releases their 9th ranked NBA primetime player, talk if Aaron Rodgers' time in Green Bay will end ugly and Shaquill and Shaquem Griffin join the show.
Looking Ahead: 5/19/20
Stephen A, Max and Sam Acho discuss if they're optimistic about sports returning and if the Rooney Rule has been a failure.
Spike Lee and BJ Armstrong : 5/18/20
Stephen A. Smith & Max Kellerman talk to former Bull B.J. Armstrong about The Last Dance and director Spike Lee joins to give his take on the Jordan era.
Takeaways From The Last Dance : 5/18/20
Stephen A. Smith and Max Kellerman give their biggest takeaways from The Last Dance, question if the Bulls should be content in their accomplishments and share their reactions to the NFL minority hiring plan.
The Mountain Top: 5/15/20
First Take is joined by Bill Simmons and Jalen Rose to discuss the battle between MJ & LeBron for the GOAT title, the NBA's No. 11 all-time player and more.
Speed Bumps: 5/15/20
First Take is joined by Louis Riddick and Brian Urlacher to react to James Harrison's claims against Mike Tomlin, MLB players refusing to play during the Corona pandemic and more.
Top Of The Mountain: 5/14/20
Stephen A, Max, Kendrick Perkins and Damien Woody debate how big is the gap between MJ and LeBron, why Dak doesn't have a deal yet and if Westbrook is a top 10 player.
The Big One: 5/14/20
Stephen A. Max, Damien Woody, Doc Rivers and Will Packer debate if Dak can win a Super Bowl, how the Clippers handled the Donald Sterling controversy and more!
Staying Great: 5/12/20
First Take reveals number 14 for the Primetime NBA players and Michael Wilbon joins the show to talk the Bulls' dynasty and much more.
Not Slowing Down: 5/12/20
Stephen A. and Max debate who is the biggest threat to Mahomes for MVP, who should Gaethje fight next and George Karl's comments on the postponement of the NBA season.
Hour 2: 15 Best NBA Players: 5/11/20
First Take is joined by Jackie Macmullan, Anquan Boldin, Jalen Rose & Jay Williams to rank the current best 15 players in the NBA, & Scottie Pippen's role in The Last Dance.
Hour 1: Biggest Moments On The Last Dance: 5/11/20
First Take is joined by Marcus Spears and Herm Edwards to discuss the biggest moments of The Last Dance series, Tom Brady support for the tragic death of Ahmaud Arbery & more.
Ready To Rumble: 5/8/20
Stephen A. & Max debate which NBA teams would be most ready to return to finish the season, talk to Dana White about this weekend's UFC fight and more.
First Look: 5/8/20
Stephen A. & Max debate who is most under pressure in NFL Wk 1: Brady or Brees? Plus, they react to Jim Harbaugh's CFB rules proposal and more on the NFL schedule release.
Being Real: 5/7/20
Stephen A, Max, Tony Ferguson, Jay Williams and Marcus Spears debate what to expect from UFC 249, what the Warriors have left to prove and we "Talkin' 'bout practice" today!
New Angle: 5/7/20
Stephen A, Max, Jay Williams and Marcus Spears debate how NBA games will look, Craig Hodges's comments on MJ and what will be the toughest game for Brady and the Bucs.
Staying In Line: 5/6/20
Stephen A, Max, Tom Thibodau, Damien Woody and Jay Williams debate where Thibs will coach next, if Barkley's MJ comments were out of line and much more!
Speaking Up: 5/6/20
Stephen A, Max, Jay Williams and Chael Sonnen debate if Jordan should've spoken out more, what's next for McGregor in UFC and if KD will return this season.
Up Against It: 5/5/20
First Take is joined by Mark Jackson and Jay Williams to discuss the Pacers' rivalry with Jordan's Bulls, NBA League execs pushing to cancel the season and much more.
Time To Shine: 5/5/20
First Take is joined by Dominique Foxworth and Mel Kiper with reactions to Odell saying 2020 will be his season, top QB prospects in next year's draft class and more.
Hour 2: Magic Johnson On MJ: 5/4/20
First Take is joined by Magic Johnson to discuss MJ's off the court issues, the dream team drama with Isiah Thomas, and much more.
Hour 1: MJ's Legacy: 5/4/20
Stephen A. and Max discuss if the lack of activism affects MJ's legacy, Andy Dalton signing with the Cowboys and reaction to Don Shula's passing.
Fighting Comparisons: 5/1/20
Stephen A, Max and Damien Woody debate how we should feel about NASCAR coming back, if Cooks can replace Hopkins and who's game compares to Michael Jordan's.
Going Back: 5/1/20
Stephen A, Max, Greeny and Marcus Spears debate LeBron's latest comments, if CeeDee Lamb deserves to wear 88 and if Mahomes can return to the Super Bowl.
Modern Times: 4/30/20
Stephen A. & Max debate how much Michael Jordan would punish today's NBA, comedian Hannibal Buress joins and the crew talks Dak Prescott and the Cowboys.
Missing Out: 4/30/20
Stephen A. & Max discuss Brett Favre weighing in on the Rodgers/Packers situation, react to the Bengals releasing Andy Dalton and why wasn't Isiah Thomas on the Dream Team?
Getting Results: 4/29/20
Stephen A. Max, Jay Williams, Tim Tebow and Aaron Gordon debate who will be the best QB from this draft, dissing D-Wade and how the NBA season should end.
Sending Messages: 4/29/20
Stephen A, Max, Dan Orlovsky and Domonique Foxworth debate what message the Packers are sending to Rodgers, who's the biggest threat to the Ravens and Zeke needs to let it go
Showing Up: 4/28/20
Stephen A. and Max debate what they expect from Deshaun Watson this year and who will show up in the NFC. Plus, Cedric the Entertainer and Jarvis Landry also join the show.
Rodgers-Love Situation: 4/28/20
First Take discusses how the Rodgers-Love situation will play out, if Belichick should consider Cam Newton and how close we might be to seeing NBA action.
Hour 2: Piston vs Bulls Rivalry : 4/27/20
First Take is joined by Marcus Spears and Isiah Thomas to discuss the Pistons vs Bulls rivalry, Patriots need for a starting QB and more.
Hour 1: Post Draft Analysis : 4/27/20
First Take is joined by Mel Kiper Jr. and Dan Orlovsky to discuss this year's NFL draft picks, The Last Dance and more.
Stepping Up: 4/24/20
Stephen A. Max, Louis Riddick, Paul Finebaum and Marcus Spears debate what CeeDee Lamb means for Dak, who can challenge the Chiefs and who had the worst first round.
New Feeling: 4/24/20
Stephen A. Max, Adam Schefter, Mel Kiper and Dan Orlovsky debate how Aaron Rodgers should feel after the draft, which QB is set up to succeed and much more!
Coming Down: 4/23/20
Stephen A. & Max react to the MLB's punishment for the Red Sox and question which team is under the most pressure in the draft. Plus, Adam Schefter and comedian Tracy Morgan join the show.
Taking A Chance: 4/23/20
Stephen A. & Max question if the Dolphins need to draft Tua, talk to Mel Kiper Jr. about his last draft projections and more on Rob Gronkowski's return.
Best Selections: 4/22/20
Stephen A. Max, Dan Orlovsky and Isaiah Simmons debate who should be the first defensive player drafted, how the NFL has handled the pandemic and much more!
Same But Different: 4/22/20
Stephen A, Max, Rex Ryan and Chad Johnson debate if Brady and Gronk's best days are behind them, if Dak or Jerry has the upper hand and what are Tampa Bay's Super Bowl chances?
Stephen A. Smith: 4/21/20
Dan talks to one of ESPN's most familiar faces, Stephen A. Smith, about his story coming up through adversity, key relationships in his life and much more.
Hour 2: NFL Draft & Dennis Rodman: 4/20/20
First Take is joined by Jay Williams, Hasan Minhaj, Mel Kiper Jr. and Dennis Rodman to discuss the NFL draft, The Last Dance and the 1998 Bulls team.
Hour 1: Last Dance Premier : 4/20/20
First take is joined by Mike Greenberg, Marcus Spears, and Steve Smith to discuss the premier of The Last Dance, Odell Beckham's pressure next year, Teddy Bridgewater and more.
Hour 2: Chase Young: 4/17/20
Stephen A. & Max talk to projected top NFL draft pick Chase Young, former Michael Jordan teammate BJ Armstrong joins, and Rams WR Cooper Kupp talks about the upcoming season.
Hour 1: Jalen Green To G League : 4/17/20
Stephen A. & Max react to ESPN No. 1 basketball recruit Jalen Green going to the G League over college, debate about the Splash Brothers and more.
Looking Back: 4/16/20
Stephen A. & Max debate if Michael Jordan should have any regrets from his career. Plus, Jaguars RB Leonard Fournette and Chiefs TE Travis Kelce join the show.
Climbing The Mountain: 4/16/20
Stephen A. & Max debate when Michael Jordan became "MJ", talk to former NFL WR Brandon Marshall about Tom Brady and talk about the Bears QB plans.
Potential Return: 4/15/20
First Take discusses Dr. Fauci's proposal on sports, if Dak made a mistake sitting out workouts and Kyle Kuzma joins the show with much more.
Taking Over: 4/15/20
Stephen A. and Max react to Dak's recent statement on his gathering, Plus, Kevin Durant discussing the Warriors and if the Pats should draft a QB in the first round.
Moving Together: 4/14/20
First Take debates the idea of trading Dak Prescott and Kyle Larson's recent apology on using a racial slur. Bill Laimbeer and Jim Kelly also join the show.
Raising The Bar: 4/14/20
Stephen A, Ryan Clark and Max Kellerman discuss if the Panthers made a mistake with Christian McCaffrey. Plus, NFL Draft talk with Mel Kiper and Nick Saban joins the show.
Hour 2: Dak's Party: 4/13/20
First Take is joined by Landon Collins and Marcus Spears to discuss Dak Prescott's quarantine gathering, Dwayne Haskins' future, Lamar Jackson and more.
Hour 1: Haskins or Jones: 4/13/20
First Take is joined by Dan Orolvsky to debate if Haskins jr. or Daniel Jones will have the better sophomore season, Rudy Gobert's relationship with Donovan Mitchell and more.
Hour 2: Return To Form?: 4/10/20
Stephen A, Max, Jay Williams and Louis Riddick debate who's the favorite if the NBA returns, if Jimmy G gets too much blame and if OBJ can return to form.
Hour 1: UFC 249 Canceled : 4/10/20
Stephen A, Max, Mike Greenberg and Booger McFarland react to UFC 249 being canceled, debate if the Brandin Cooks trade was good for the Texans and much more.
Greatness Wins: 4/9/20
Stephen A. & Max debate who's legacy has suffered the most from Michael Jordan's greatness, talk to Colts linebacker Darius Leonard and much more.
Assess The Situation: 4/9/20
Stephen A. & Max debate if LeBron's season was a success if the NBA doesn't return, question if the NBA has a minority hiring problem, and Clemson coach Dabo Swinney joins.
Something To Prove: 4/8/20
Stephen A, Max, Damien Woody, Bobby Wagner and Jay Williams debate what Russell Wilson has to prove, if LeBron's brand can catch MJ's and much more!
Not A Question: 4/8/20
Stephen A, Max, Mike Greenberg and Rex Ryan debate what Tom Brady had to say in his interview with Howard Stern.
Big Ticket: 4/7/20
First Take is joined by Ryan Clark and Derek Fisher to discuss Kobe's ticket to the Hall of Fame, Jordan's greatest rival , UFC and more.
Return Plan: 4/7/20
First Take is joined by Ryan Clark, Teddy Atlas and Dalvin Cook to debate the greatest heavyweight fight of all time, the MLB's return plan and more.
Hour 2: The Future Of Sports: 4/6/20
First Take discusses how much they are worried about the future of Sports, the pressure on Kyler Murray this season and Jayson Tatum as well as Lincoln Riley joins the show.
Hour 1: Duncan Or Kobe?: 4/6/20
Stephen A, Max and Dan Orlovsky debate who had a better career between Tim Duncan and Kobe, if the Browns made a mistake with drafting Baker number one and much more.
Hour 2: Life After LeBron : 4/3/20
First Take is joined by Jay Will & Warren Moon to debate who will carry the torch after Lebron James, Texans expectations next season and the better Chicago bulls 3-peat team.
Hour 1: Lakers, Tua & the AFC East: 4/3/20
First Take is joined by Greeny, Dan Orlovsy and Mel Kiper Jr. to discuss the Lakers, Tua, the best team in the AFC east and more.
Risk Versus Reward: 4/2/20
Stephen A. & Max debate if the Redskins should draft Tua Tagovailoa, talk to Devils' star P.K. Subban and Steelers' safety Minkah Fitzpatrick joins the show.
Worth A Chance?: 4/2/20
Stephen A. & Max react to the Cowboys' signing of Aldon Smith, debate if the Ravens should sign Antonio Brown and what does Ben Roethlisberger need to prove he's an all-time great?
Staying On Top: 4/1/20
Stephen A, Max, Mark Cuban, Adam Devine, Booger McFarland and Jay Williams debate what's next for the NBA, if Aaron Rogers needs to win another Lombardi Trophy and much more!
Making The Most: 4/1/20
Stephen A, Max, Mike Greenberg and Louis Riddick debate who will benefit from expanded NFL playoffs, if Tua or Burrow has a higher ceiling and much more!
Planning A Return: 3/31/20
First Take discusses what's the best plan for the NBA returning, Jimmy G as a franchise QB and Mike Epps also joins the show giving his takes on the NFL.
Getting Better: 3/31/20
Stephen A, Max and Dan Orlovsky debate if the Pats could be better without Brady, what we should expect from Brees this season and George Kittle joins the show
Hour 2: Jay Bilas : 3/30/20
Stephen A. & Max debate who the best duo is in the NBA, talk to Jay Bilas about giving NCAA athletes an extra year of eligibility, and more.
Hour 1: Rece Davis On CFB: 3/30/20
Stephen A. & Max debate which team needs Cam Newton the most, will Jared Stidham be the answer for the Patriots, and talk to Rece Davis about college football.
Making Strides: 3/27/20
Stephen A & Max are joined by Jay Williams and Booger McFarland to discuss the Lakers, Drew Brees, the closest athlete to MJ status right now and more.
Ripple Effect: 3/27/20
First Take is joined by Richard Jefferson and Damien Woody as they discuss the future of Antonio Brown, the impact of COVID-19 in sports, Teddy Bridgewater and more.
Finishing What Was Started: 3/26/20
Stephen A, Max, Domonique Foxworth, Isaiah Thomas and Mark Ingram debate the importance of finishing the NBA season, if Lamar Jackson can stay hot and much more!
Going Deep: 3/26/20
Stephen A, Max, Marcus Spears and Magic Johnson debate if Dak should hold out, if Brady can throw deep and who is the NBA MVP.
Bringing Out The Best: 3/25/20
Stephen A. and Max react to Karl-Anthony Towns' message about his mother, if LeBron is the best player in the world and Chris Godwin joins the show.
Where To Go?: 3/25/20
First Take discusses if the Panthers will regret releasing Cam Newton, if the Bengals should consider getting Tua and what does Tom Brady have to prove in Tampa.
Next Steps: 3/24/20
Stephen A. & Max talk to Mel Kiper Jr. about his latest mock draft, Carli Lloyd and Lolo Jones join to talk Olympics and new Saints WR Emmanuel Sanders calls in.
More Dominoes: 3/24/20
Stephen A. & Max talk to Jeremy Schaap on the impact of a delayed Olympics, react to Terry Bradshaw's comments on Tom Brady and talk to Olympic committee member Dick Pound.
Hour 2: Danny Green & Tyreek Hill: 3/23/20
Stephen A. & Max debate if the Olympics should be postponed, plus, Lakers guard Danny Green and Chiefs wide receiver Tyreek Hill join the show.
Hour 1: Brady Or Belichick?: 3/23/20
Stephen A. & Max debate if Tom Brady or Bill Belichick is more to blame for their separation, question which team has improved much after NFL free agency, and more.
Hour 2: Fate Of The NBA: 3/20/20
Stephen A, Molly, Max, Mike Wilbon, Marcus Spears and Ryan Clark debate the fate of the NBA after COVID-19, how the NFC will be affected by Brady's arrival and more.
Hour 1: TB to TB: 3/20/20
Stephen A Smith and Max Kellerman are joined by Ryan Clark, Marcus Spears and Damien Woody to discuss Tom Brady's signing with the Bucs, Todd Gurley to the Falcons and more
The Real One: 3/19/20
Stephen A, Max, Ryan Clark, Marcus Spears and Tyrann Mathieu debate if Brady or Belichick will have more success, what Todd Gurley means for Derek Henry and much more!
Returning To The Top: 3/19/20
Stephen A, Max, Louis Riddick and Jay Williams debate if Brady will be in the MVP race this year, if Foles or Wentz is more likely to win this year and much more!
Hour 2: NFL Free Agency Frenzy : 3/18/20
Stephen A. and Max are joined by several analysts to debate the best chance for the Panthers to win the Super Bowl, if Brady or Belichick has more to prove and much more.
Hour 1: Replacing Brady: 3/18/20
First Take reacts to Tom Brady going to the Bucs, who should replace Brady in New England and Kevin Durant testing positive for coronavirus.
Hour 2: Michael Irvin, Tedy Bruschi & Randy Moss: 3/17/20
Stephen A and Max are joined by Michael Irvin, Tedy Bruschi and Randy Moss to discuss more on Tom Brady and the latest news on Dak Prescott.
Hour 1: Brady Gone...: 3/17/20
First Take reacts to the breaking news that Tom Brady is officially leaving the Patriots.
Hour 2: Should the Titans have pursued Tom Brady?: 3/16/20
Stephen A., Max, Adam Schefter and Marcus Spears debate if the Titans should've offered Tom Brady. Plus, what's next for Amari Cooper and who got franchise tagged?
Hour 1: Should NBA skip to Playoffs?: 3/16/20
Stephen A., Max, Greeny, Marcus Spears and Jay Harris debate how Tom Brady looks heading into free agency, if the NBA should jump straight to the playoffs and if Dak Prescott should hold out.
Hour 2: MLB Pushes Back: 3/13/20
Stephen A, Max, Tim Kurkjian, Jenifer Ashton and Sean Farnham react to MLB pushing back opening day, how leagues should approach returning to sports and much more.
Hour 1: Sports Is Canceled : 3/13/20
Stephen A, Max, Greeny Jay Bilas, Dan Graziano, Brian Windhorst and Jay Williams react to the NCAA Tournament cancelation, NBA Suspending the season and more.
Hour 2: Donovan Mitchell Tests Positive: 3/12/20
Many on the show discuss the breaking news of Donovan Mitchell testing positive for the coronavirus and what the future holds for the NFL and NCAA.
Hour 1: Latest On NBA & Coronavirus : 3/12/20
First Take reacts to the latest news on the coronavirus after Rudy Gobert tested positive and the NBA has suspended the season.
Taking Over: 3/11/20
Stephen A. Max, Keyshawn Johnson and Matt Barnes debate if Marbury was right in his comments about LeBron, if Dak can win a championship and much more!
One Step Back: 3/11/20
Stephen A., Max, Greeny and Brian Windhorst debate what the Nets win over the Lakers means, big rumors from the NBA and much more.
Making A Pick: 3/10/20
Stephen A., Max, Jay Williams, Emmanuel Acho and Keyshawn Johnson debate if Barry Bonds is being treated fairly, if Washington should draft Tua, and much more.
The Next Chapter: 3/10/20
Stephen A. Max, Greeny, Jay Williams and Adam Schefter debate how the Cowboys are handling Dak's contract, where Tom Brady will play next season and much more!
Hour 2: Bad Times In Brooklyn : 3/9/20
Stephen A., Max, Jay Will and Keyshawn Johnsons debate what's going on with the Nets, if the Bucks should rest Giannis and where Brady will play next season.
Hour 1: Failure To Launch : 3/9/20
Stephen A. Max, Greeny, Bart Scott, Doris Burke and Jay Will debate what we learned from LeBron over the weekend, if the Rockets are falling apart and what Dak is worth.
Hour 2: Tougher Time For LeBron?: 3/6/20
Max, Domonique Foxworth, Damien Woody and Bomani Jones debate if LeBron will have a tougher time with Kawhi or Giannis this weekend, who's as dominant as Shaq and much more!
Hour 1: Brady or Brees: 3/6/20
Max, Domonique Foxworth, Mike Greenberg, Damien Woody, Tim Kurkjian and Richard Jefferson debate if Curry can carry the Warriors back to their dynasty, Brady or Brees and more.
Hour 2: Megan Thee Stallion : 3/5/20
Stephen A. & Max debate how close Giannis is to being better than LeBron, rapper Megan Thee Stallion drops by, and more.
Hour 1: Should Steph Play?: 3/5/20
Stephen A. & Max react to the Mavericks win over Zion & the Pelicans, debate if Steph Curry should play this year, and will Bill Belichick win a SB with another QB?
Getting It All: 3/4/20
Max and Stephen A. are joined by Eduardo Perez as they discuss an all access feature in baseball, if a healthy KD and Kyrie make the Nets favorites and Zion facing Luka tonight.
Best Spots: 3/4/20
Stephen A and Max debate if Tom Brady is the best chance for the 49ers to win, reaction to Knicks' statement in response to Spike Lee and Zion playing back to backs.
Finding Problems: 3/3/20
Stephen A. & Max talk to Alex Rodriguez at Spring Training, Spike Lee sounds off on James Dolan and the Knicks and more.
Coming In: 3/3/20
Stephen A. & Max debate if the Heat should be feared in the East, should the Rockets be worried about their loss to the Knicks, and Todd McShay talks his latest mock draft.
Hour 2: Shot At MVP: 3/2/20
Max and Stephen debate if King James still has a shot at MVP, what chances they give Wilder in a 3rd fight and Giannis clapping back at Harden.
Hour 1: More About Zion or LeBron?: 3/2/20
Stephen A. and Max recap if last night was more about Zion or LeBron, Kevin Durant not ruling out 2020 Olympics and what's going on with Tom Brady after this past weekend.
Hour 2: Moving On From Embiid: 2/28/20
Stephen A, Max, Emmanuel Acho and Todd McShay debate if the Sixers should move on from Embiid, who impressed at the Combine and if Giannis Harden comments are out of line.
Hour 1: KD's Comments On Weed: 2/28/20
Stephen A, Max, Mike Greenberg, Matt Barnes and Emmanuel Acho debate what Jerry is doing with Dak, if LeBron is really injured and KD's comments on weed.
Managing Talent: 2/27/20
Stephen A, Max and Jay Williams debate if Dak should get franchised, if LeBron should be load managed and what's wrong with the Sixers.
Where To Go?: 2/27/20
Stephen A, Max, Dan Orlovsky and Mel Kiper debate if we should like Wesbrook's attitude, where Brady will play next season and much more!
Hour 2: NFL CBA Talk: 2/26/20
Stephen A. & Max debate if they're confident Joel Embiid can carry the 76ers, talk about the new proposed CBA with Domonique Foxworth, and more.
Hour 1: LeBron Proves It: 2/26/20
Stephen A. & Max talk about what LeBron proved in the win against Zion and the Pelicans, debate who is the biggest threat to the Bucks in the East, and NFL Combine talk.
Hour 2: LeBron or Zion's Rookie Year: 2/25/20
Stephen A. and Max debate who's having a more impressive rookie season between Lebron & Zion, Tom Brady's future and what's going on with the Sixers.
Hour 1: Kobe & Gianna Memorial : 2/25/20
The First Take crew reacts to what stood out for Kobe & Gianna Bryant's memorial, if the Clippers are doing fine and Stephen Jones recent comments about Dak.
Hour 2: NBA's Best: 2/24/20
Stephen A, Max, Jay Williams and Marc Spears debate if the Clippers are unraveling, who's the best team in the NBA and what you remember most about Kobe.
Hour 1: Kobe's Impact : 2/24/20
Stephen A, Max, Paul Pierce and Ice Cube debate what the Lakers' win vs the Celtics means, if they were shocked by Wilder's TKO and what was Kobe's impact.
Hour 2: Wilder v Fury II : 2/21/20
Stephen A. Max, Timothy Bradley and Laila Ali debate what Tua was thinking with his comments, if the KD, Kyrie duo will live up to expectations and who will win the big fight!
Hour 1: Best In The World: 2/21/20
Stephen A. Max and Timothy Bradley debate if Joel Embiid is the best in the world, if the Rockets are title contenders and what are the keys to victory for Wilder and Fury.
New Looks: 2/20/20
Stephen A. & Max are live from the MGM Grand in Las Vegas for the Wilder vs Fury fight. The crew talks the new proposed NFL playoff and Andre Ward joins the show.
Live From Las Vegas: 2/20/20
Stephen A. & Max are live from the MGM in Las Vegas for the Wilder vs. Fury fight. The crew talks the Lakers and Andre Ward joins to talk the fight.
VP Irving : 2/19/20
Stephen A. & Max react to Kyrie Irving being voted NBPA VP, question if the Rockets have enough to win it all, debate if Steph Curry should return this season and more.
New Clipper In Town : 2/19/20
Stephen A. & Max debate the impact of the Clippers signing Reggie Jackson, tell us how MLB should fix the cheating controversy and ask if Drew Brees' return makes the Saints favorites to win it all.
Carrying It: 2/18/20
Stephen A, Max, Mel Kiper Jr, and Jalen Rose debate if Embiid or Jimmy Butler's team can go deeper into the playoffs, who will be the first QB drafted and much more!
Checking Optics: 2/18/20
Stephen A, Max and Ben Affleck debate how Myles Garrett looks after Mike Tomlin's interview, if LeBron or Kawhi will have the bigger impact down the stretch and much more!
Hour 2: Was Aaron Gordon Robbed?: 2/17/20
Stephen A, Max and Mike Tomlin discuss whether Mason Rudolph has gotten a fair shake, if Aaron Gordon got robbed in the dunk contest and much more.
Hour 1: ASG Recap: 2/17/20
Stephen A, Max and Dan Orlovsky debate how great the All-Star game was, if MLB botched the Astros scandal and if Brad will stay with the Patriots.
Windy City: 2/14/20
First Take is live from Chicago for NBA All-Star Weekend. Guests are Chicago Sky star Diamond DeShields, Miami Heat legend Dwyane Wade, rapper Common, & Bulls PG Zach LaVine.
First Take is live from Chicago for NBA All-Star Weekend, the crew reacts to Myles Garrett's allegation and previews the celebrity all-star teams with Stephen A. & Michael Wilbon.
Who's On Top: 2/13/20
Stephen A, Max, Lil Rel and Trae Young debate if the Pistons were better than the Bulls, the best athletes from Chicago and Stephen's A List.
New Spot: 2/13/20
Stephen A, Max, Isaiah Thomas and Scottie Pippen debate if LeBron and AD are enough for the Lakers, if Giannis is the best and if the Astros' were punished enough.
That Is Over: 2/12/20
Stephen A, Max and Teddy Bruschi debate if Myles Garrett's suspension was fair, how far the Rockets can go and what the Cowboys' should do with Dak.
Confidence Is Key: 2/12/20
Stephen A, Max, Keyshawn Johnson and Vernon Davis debate if we should be confident in the 76ers, if Zion can win R.O.Y. and what's next for Cam Newton.
Hour 2: Steve Stoute: 2/11/20
Stephen A. & Max talk to rebranding consultant for the Knicks Steve Stoute, question if Philip Rivers is still an NFL starter and more.
Hour 1: Trading Embiid: 2/11/20
Stephen A. & Max debate if Kawhi would have had a better chance to win a championship with the Raptors, should the 76ers trade Embiid, & should LeBron consider load management.
Going Small? : 2/10/20
Stephen A. Smith, Max Kellerman, Bobby Carpenter and Sean Farnham debate if the Cowboys or Steelers are more likely to make the playoffs, if the Sixers can win it all and if small ball works.
The Real Problem In Philly : 2/10/20
Stephen A. Smith, Max Kellerman and Bobby Carpenter debate if Joel Embiid and Ben Simmons are the Sixers' problem, if Dak Prescott or Tom Brady would be better for Dallas and much more!
Hour 2: Frank Clark: 2/7/20
Max, Emmanuel Acho, Jay Williams, Frank Clark and Damon Jones debate if the Chiefs can repeat, how bad James Dolan is for the NBA and if the Lakers should have made a trade.
Hour 1: Believing In The Sixers: 2/7/20
Max, Emmanuel Acho, Jay Williams and Damon Jones debate if we should believe in the Sixers, if small ball can work for Houston and who's the favorite after the deadline.
All In: 2/6/20
Stephen A, Max, Foxworth and Damon Jones debate if the Heat should go all in, who the Sixers should want to lead them and if Tom Brady is calling too much attention to himself.
Do It Again: 2/6/20
Stephen A, Max, Dominique Foxworth and Jay Williams debate how much pressure is on Mahomes to repeat, if the Rockets going small ball is smart and much more!
Hour 2: Jon 'Bones' Jones: 2/5/20
Stephen A. & Max talk to SB-winning QB Doug Williams & The Undefeated's Jason Reid about the black quarterback, UFC's Jon Jones joins to talk about his upcoming fight, & more.
Hour 1: What's Next For Knicks?: 2/5/20
Stephen A. & Max debate if LeBron can keep up this level of play, what should the Knicks do next, plus, SB-winning QB Doug Williams & The Undefeated's Jason Reid join.
Hour 2: Franchise Dak: 2/4/20
Stephen A. & Max debate if Tom Brady on the Raiders makes sense, is it smart for the Cowboys to put the franchise tag on Dak Prescott, and more.
Hour 1: MJ Level: 2/4/20
Stephen A. & Max debate if Pat Mahomes will reach MJ level, question what is the problem with the 76ers, and Todd McShay discusses his latest mock draft.
Looking Ahead: 2/3/20
Stephen A. Smith & Max Kellerman debate if the 49ers should be blamed for a collapse or if the Chiefs should be praised for a comeback. Also, how should Kyle Shanahan be viewed after the loss?
Chiefs Get It Done: 2/3/20
Stephen A. Smith & Max Kellerman react to the Chiefs winning Super Bowl LIV, question if Pat Mahomes is the most valuable athlete in sports and grade Jimmy G's performance.
Let Them Talk: 1/31/20
The crew is in Miami prior to Super Bowl LIV. Redskins HC Ron Rivera stops by, the guys talk Cowboys, plus, Super Bowl 50 MVP Von Miller joins the debate.
Who Will Win?: 1/31/20
The crew is in Miami prior to Super Bowl LIV. They make their picks for the big game, react to Tom Brady's cryptic tweet and Panthers RB Christian McCaffrey stops by.
The Big One: 1/30/20
Max and Stephen A. are joined by Adam Thielen, Steve Harvey and Sean Payton preview more on Super Bowl 54. They guys also debate Richard Sherman's recent comments to the NFL.
Feeling The Heat: 1/30/20
First Take is live from South Beach as Stephen A. and Max discuss if they trust the 49ers' defense against Mahomes. Derrick Henry also joins the show.
Hour 2: On the Line: 1/29/20
Live from Miami, Stephen A., Max, Ryan Clark, Saquon Barkley and Rick Ross discuss whether Jimmy G. or Pat Mahomes have more to gain from winning the Super Bowl and if Barkley misses Odell Beckham. Plus, Stephen's A List!
Hour 1: Who Will Win?: 1/29/20
Live from Miami, Stephen A., Max, Marcus Spears and Brian Dawkins discuss who will win the Super Bowl, if too many players make the Pro Football Hall of Fame and the beef between Terrell Owens and Donovan McNabb.
Taking Responsibility: 1/28/20
Stephen A. and Max are joined by Tim Legler as they react to LeBron taking on responsibility to continue Kobe's legacy and reflection on the reactions to the tragedy.
Continuing To Remember: 1/28/20
First Take continues to mourn Kobe's death as they discuss what they think of the league postponing Lakers-Clippers. Bart Scott also joins to give a Super Bowl preview.
The Life Of Kobe: 1/27/20
Stephen A. and Max are joined by several others to discuss personal stories of Kobe, what he meant to the Lakers and his impact on and off the court.
Remembering Kobe: 1/27/20
First Take mourns the tragic death of Kobe Bryant and the victims of the helicopter crash in Calabasas, California.
Is It Great?: 1/24/20
First Take reacts to Eli Manning's retirement press conference and if he had a Hall of Fame career. The guys also debate McNabb's recent comments on Terrell Owens.
Forward Looking: 1/24/20
Stephen A. and Max discuss how Brady should respond about his playing future. Also, Andre Iguodala joins the show to discuss the news around the NBA.
Filling Shoes: 1/23/20
Stephen A., Max, Matt Barns. Domonique Foxworth and Jay Williams debate if the Pelicans can make the playoffs, if Dak should take a lower deal and can Daniel Jones fill Eli's shoes.
The Arrival: 1/23/20
Stephen A., Max, Jay Williams and Damien Woody debate how Zion looked in his debut. Plus, if Jimmy Butler can win a championship and if Mahomes or Reid need a Super Bowl win more.
Taking The Lead: 1/22/20
Stephen A., Max, Domonique Foxworth, Jay Williams and Ryan Clark debate if Jeter was the best leader ever, if the Cowboys owe Dak and if Zion can catch Ja Morant.
Problem Reaction: 1/22/20
Stephen A., Max, Jay Williams and Domonique Foxworth debate if Zion will lead the Pelicans to the playoffs, how the Kansas and Kansas State players should be punished and much more!
Fitting In: 1/21/20
Max and guest host Marcus Spears debate if Jason Garrett is bad for the Giants, question who should be the Patriots QB next season and more.
Max and guest host Marcus Spears debate if there's concern with the Lakers, discuss who is the MVP of all sports and question if the Patriots made a mistake trading Jimmy G.
The Next Stop: 1/20/20
Stephen A. and Max debate where Tom Brady should play next season, question if the title window for Aaron Rodgers has closed and react to Darrelle Revis calling out Richard Sherman.
Best QB Ever? : 1/20/20
Stephen A. and Max debate if Patrick Mahomes is the best QB ever, talk about if it's time to give Jimmy G credit and question if Mahomes' weapons are the reason he's so great.
Stephen A., Max and Louis Riddick debate how we should look at Odell now, what a loss would mean for Mahomes and Stephen A. responds to Antonio Brown.
How Bad?: 1/17/20
Stephen A., Max, Emanuel Acho and Chael Connen debate who will win the NFL Conference Championships, how bad the Astros' scandal is, and if Conor McGregor is still great.
For Real?: 1/16/20
Stephen A., Max, Damien Woody and Dominque Foxworth debate if the Rockets are contenders, what a loss means for Aaron Rodgers and how we should look at OBJ.
Talking Trouble: 1/16/20
Stephen A., Max, Damien Woody, Jessica Mendoza and Michael Bisping debate if Kyrie is the Nets' problem, what the Mets should do with Beltran and if Conor McGregor is back.
Building Blocks: 1/15/20
Max and Stephen A. are joined by Marcus Spears to debate if they have a problem with the Cowboys' structure. Cowboy Cerrone also joins the show.
Next Steps: 1/15/20
Stephen A. and Max react to the Alex Cora out in Boston, if Stefanski should be all in on Baker and Luke Kuechly retiring from the NFL.
Hour 2: Astros' Fallout: 1/14/20
Max and Stephen A. debate if Floyd Mayweather and Connor McGregor would be a waste of time, Antonio Brown's recent incident with the police and more on the Astros drama.
Hour 1: Proving Ground: 1/14/20
Stephen A and Max face the gloating from Ryan Clark and Marcus Spears as they discuss what LSU proved last night and if Trevor Lawrence was to blame for the loss.
The Final Showdown: 1/13/20
The fun continues from New Orleans ahead of the CFP National Championship game with Paul Finebaum, Dexter Lawrence, Ryan Clark and Marcus Spears all joining the show to preview the matchup and more.
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