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!
Had Their Phil: 6/22/17
Stephen A. Smith and Max Kellerman debate about Kristaps Porzingis' future with the Knicks, whether Chauncey Billups should join the Cavaliers, the NBA draft and more.
Lakers making moves; What's next for the Knicks?: 6/21/17
Stephen A. & Max debate what the Lakers should do after a blockbuster pre-draft trade, where the Knicks go from here and more. Plus, the crew is joined by Canelo Alvarez & GGG.
What's next for Cavs?: 6/20/17
Stephen A. & Max debate what the Cavs should do next following the departure of GM David Griffin. Plus, they debate if Dak Prescott or Derek Carr will win a Super Bowl first and much more!
Should Lakers trade for Paul George?: 6/19/17
Stephen A and Max debate if the Lakers should make a move for Paul George this offseason and are joined by promoter Bob Arum and NBA prospect De'Aaron Fox .
Petty Parade: 6/16/17
Stephen A. and Max Kellerman discuss Draymond Green and LeBron James exchanging words on social media, debate which team will make a push to challenge the Warriors and question if Mayweather/McGregor is just a money grab.
Time To Box: 6/15/17
Stephen A. and Max discuss Mayweather/McGregor and give their predictions, Lonzo Ball poking fun at hid dad in a new commercial, Kevin Durant saying Kyrie Irving is better than Allen Iverson and more.
Super Team Problems: 6/14/17
Stephen A. and Max Kellerman debate if LeBron was ever on a super team, the impact the Warriors skipping their White House visit would have and if the Lakers should take Lonzo Ball in the draft.
Back On Top: 6/13/17
Stephen A. and Max react to the Warriors winning Game 5 and the NBA Championship, including Kevin Durant's incredible play, if the Warriors are the greatest team in NBA history and what this Finals' loss means for LeBron James.
Going Back To Cali: 6/12/17
Stephen A. Smith and Max Kellerman share their thoughts on Game 4 of the NBA Finals and debate who they believe will win Game 5 between the Cavaliers and the Warriors.
One Win Away: 6/9/17
Stephen A. and Max Kellerman debate what the Cavs need to do to avoid being swept, if the Warriors will be the greatest team in NBA history with a win tonight, if Durant is ruining LeBron's legacy and more.
One More: 6/8/17
Stephen A. and Max Kellerman react to the Warriors' Game 3 win, Cleveland's struggles in the last few minutes, debate if a title validates Durant's decision to join Golden State and more. Chauncey Billups, Jeff Van Gundy and Mark Jackson join the show!
Coming Home : 6/6/17
Jalen Rose and Marcellus Wiley debate if the Warriors are better than the 1996 Bulls, if Mike Francesa is right about Steph Curry, if the Cavaliers will win Game 3 and more.
Dubs Get Another W: 6/5/17
Will Cain, Marcellus Wiley, and Max Kellerman react to the Warriors taking a 2-0 series lead, if Kevin Durant has dethroned LeBron James as the best player in the world and more.
Something To Prove: 6/2/17
Marcellus Wiley and Max Kellerman discuss LeBron's performance last night and the Warriors' dominance. Plus, Omari Hardwick, Andre Ward, Marc Spears and Ice Cube join the desk!
Let's Get Started: 6/1/17
Max Kellerman and Will Cain get you ready for the NBA Finals starting tonight, react to LeBron's home being vandalized, debate if LeBron or Durant have more at stake in these Finals and more.
Lasting Legacy: 5/30/17
Max Kellerman and Domonique Foxworth debate if LeBron would pass MJ as the GOAT by beating the Warriors, who they would take between Curry & Kyrie and how the MLB should punish Bryce Harper. Plus. Ty Montgomery joins the show!
The Challenge Is On: 5/29/17
Stephen A. Smith and Max Kellerman debate if this year's Warriors squad is the biggest challenge of LeBron James' career, if the Spurs should make a run at Chris Paul and much more!
The Trilogy: 5/26/17
Stephen A. and Max debate if LeBron's postseason career is underrated, if the Finals are more important for LeBron or Curry, which team the long layoff before the Finals benefits most and more!
Cavaliers Take Control: 5/24/17
Stephen A. Smith and Max Kellerman react to the Cavaliers' Game 4 win, Kyrie Irving's performance and are joined by Falcons coach Dan Quinn.
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