2021 ScheduleAll times ET
Rachel Nichols, Paul Pierce, Matt Barnes and Brian Windhorst discuss the NBA schedule release AND preview the best matchups for the first half of the 2020-21 season.
Max on the Rockets giving James Harden 'space'. Mychal Thompson drops by to ask why Lamar isn't on Max's list as best young QB and how many championships the Lakers can win with LeBron and Anthony Davis. Max takes us through Sunday's action with the NFL Whip Around. Belichick will coach circles around Lynn. More on Rams and Cardinals (Goff vs Murray).
Jared Goff about to get benched? Who do you trust more right now, Jared Goff or Kyler Murray? Ryan Clark trusts Kyler Murray more than Jarred Goff. Can the Steelers challenge the Chiefs? Too late for Sam Darnold? Jay-Z is the most influential rapper of all-time
Bleacher report capologist Eric Pinkus joins Kap and Jason Lawhead to talk LeBron's new deal and how it affects the Lakers. Scotty drops his all new man crush list. Plus, final thoughts from Kap and Jason.
Jared Dudley sees an MVP award in the future for Lakers teammate Anthony Davis. "He has the talent, he has the determination. ... He's the future and he's the now."
Kaplan is joined once again by his friend and comedian Jason Lawhead. The guys react to the huge Lebron re-signing, as well as the breaking news that AD has re-signed with the Lakeshow as well.
Are the Lakers completely in the drivers seat for another NBA championship with the resigning of Anthony Davis? Find out with our special guest.
Since Anthony Davis got stupid paid, we want to know what's the most money you spent on something. And we book stuff!
The 76ers' Dwight Howard said Thursday that his tweet about returning to the Lakers was simply a misunderstanding over whether he officially had an offer to do so.
Tony Reali and the national panel discuss the Lakers extending Anthony Davis and LeBron James and the trade between the Wizards and Rockets.
If LeBron gets his sixth ring... who is the G.O.A.T.? The Hoop Collective's Brian Windhorst joins us. ESPN NFL Insider Jeremy Fowler checks in after the Steelers beat the Ravens and Mike Tomlin wasn't happy. Is Ohio State going to make the CFP this year? Plus, Bubba asks Devin for tips about reading.
Rachel Nichols, Adrian Wojnarowski, Richard Jefferson and Kendrick Perkins break down the Westbrook-for-Harden trade AND the Lakers new contracts with LeBron James and Anthony Davis. Plus, we play a round of BS or Real Talk about Paul George.
Max explains how the Lakers continue to stay on top of the NBA generation after generation. KC Joyner the Football Scientist tells us why it's best to play in a tough division is you want to win a Super Bowl plus some Fantasy Football advise. Hear why Mike Tomlin isn't happy about the win vs the Ravens. Max talks about how Mike Tomlin isn't happy despite the win...they also got a raw deal with the rescheduling. Max's Last Take on the Westbrook for Wall trade.
Spend your afternoon with Jalen & Jacoby as the guys discuss AD and LeBron's new deals with the Lakers, Russell Westbrook and John Wall trading places, Paul George's comments on the Clippers' collapse and if they believe in the undefeated Steelers.
Max talks about AD signing a new deal with the Lakers. How many rings does he need to be the greatest PF ever? Keyshawn Johnson isn't surprised by the AD signing but how many rings does he expect from the Lakers? Who wins the Westbrook-Wall trade? Max thinks the Wizards have the 2nd best backcourt. Callers debate LeBron vs Jordan
All-NBA forward Anthony Davis has signed a five-year, $190 million maximum contract to stay with the defending champion Los Angeles Lakers, Rich Paul of Klutch Sports told ESPN.
First Take discusses if Kawhi have regrets about teaming with Paul George, Confident level in Steelers perfect season, and Danny Garcia joins the show.
Jason says the NFL is unpredictable, while the NBA is not because the Lakers will win it all
Stephen A. and Max discuss if LeBron or AD was the bigger signing for the Lakers, trade swap for Russell Westbrook and John Wall, and if this was a good or bad win for the Steelers.
Keyshawn Johnson, Jay Williams, and Zubin Mehenti begin hour four realizing just how loaded the Lakers are. Is there anyone in the West that can contend with them? The Big 10 may change their rules to help aid Ohio State in the playoff, but is it possible? Heather Dinich joins the show to break down the Big 10 and BYU stepping in to fill the shoes of Liberty.
Keyshawn Johnson, Jay Williams, and Zubin Mehenti begin hour three discussing the breaking news of the Lakers resigning Anthony Davis to a five-year $190 dollar contract. What does this mean for the Lakers moving forward and the rest of the West? Adrian Wojnarowski joins the show to discuss that deal, and what to make of the Rockets and Wizards trade.
Zach and Howard Beck discuss the Russell Westbrook-John Wall trade and the Lakers' stars re-upping, then Atlanta coach Lloyd Pierce comes on to talk about the team's work registering Georgia voters in this election cycle -- plus the new-look Hawks.
Keyshawn Johnson, Jay Williams, and Zubin Mehenti begin the second hour discussing the huge record setting extension that the Lakers gave LeBron James. Also, Mike Tomlin called his undefeated Steelers team "JV" after their subpar performance against the Ravens. Does he have a case after their bad play, or was it the wake up call they needed this late in the season? Damien Woody joins the show to discuss the comments, and Matt Ryan joins to talk about how things are going in Atlanta after the coaching change.
Points Per Game113.411th
Rebounds Per Game45.79th
Assists Per Game25.410th