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July 12, 2019
Hour 2: Best Duo In The NBA
Will Cain, Ryan Hollins, Kendrick Perkins, Damien Woody and Amar'e Stoudemire discuss who won the Rockets/Thunder trade, debate who's the best duo in the league and more!
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43 min
July 12, 2019
Hour 1: Rocket Man
Stephen A. joins Charly Arnold and Jalen Rose to discuss the monster trade news of Russell Westbrook being traded to the Rockets for Chris Paul.
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39 min
July 11, 2019
Hour 2: Short Deals
Charly Arnolt, Will Cain and Ryan Hollins debate who will win the battle of LA, if the Sixers will roll through the East and if short deals are good for the NBA.
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46 min
July 11, 2019
Hour 1: Who Runs LA
Charly Arnolt, Will Cain and Ryan Hollins debate who runs LA, if Kawhi or PG-13 has more pressure for Clippers and if the Knicks should trade for Russell Westbrook.
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37 min
July 5, 2019
Hour 2: Power Play
Rachel Lindsey, Damon Jones and Ryan Hollins debate which player has the most power in the NBA, how far Kawhi can take the Raptors and where the Warriors rank in the West.
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53 min
July 5, 2019
Hour 1: RJ vs Zion
Rachel Lindsey, Damon Jones, Ryan Hollins and Ramona Shelburne discuss the latest in Kawhi news, if Jimmy Butler made the right move and RJ vs Zion!
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28 min
July 4, 2019
Hour 2: Kyrie or Steph
Damon Jones, Ryan Hollins and Rachel Lindsey debate if Kyrie or Steph is a better teammate for KD, if LeBron has the most pressure in the NBA and much more!
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41 min
July 4, 2019
Hour 1: Kendrick Perkins
Damon Jones, Ryan Hollins and Rachel Lindsey debate if passing on the Lakers would be a mistake for Kawhi, Kendrick Perkins joins us to talk KD to the Nets and much more!
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38 min
July 3, 2019
Hour 2: KD's Deal
Stephen A. & Max react to the news about Kevin Durant, question if Philadelphia is the best fit for Ben Simmons, and debate other NBA topics.
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54 min
July 3, 2019
Hour 1: All About The Benjamins
Stephen A. & Max debate who has the most to lose in pursuit of Kawhi Leonard, does Ben Simmons deserve a max contract, and Stephen A. breaks news on Kevin Durant.
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28 min
July 2, 2019
Hour 2: Should Kawhi Join LA
Stephen A. & Max question if Kemba or Kyrie will have bigger impacts this season, should Kawhi join the Lakers, and who is under more pressure: LeBron or AD?
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50 min
July 2, 2019
Hour 1: Kendrick Perkins
Stephen A. & Max question if it would be weak for Kawhi Leonard to join the Lakers, will the Warriors be champion contenders this season and Kendrick Perkins joins.
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32 min
July 1, 2019
Hour 2: Who, What, When, Where, Kawhi?
Stephen A. & Max tell us where we should want to see Kawhi Leonard, question if the Warriors dynasty is over, and talk to Brian Windhorst about NBA free agency.
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49 min
July 1, 2019
Hour 1: KD --> BKN
Stephen A. & Max react to Kevin Durant choosing the Nets and not the Knicks, is this the lowest moment in Knicks franchise history, and are the Nets the team of New York?
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34 min
June 28, 2019
Hour 2: Best Fit For LA
Stephen A. & Max debate which player is the best fit with LeBron & AD, Bomani Jones joins to talk Kawhi, and Ice Cube joins to talk his about his Lakers and Raiders.
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48 min
June 28, 2019
Hour 1: Cleared Up
Stephen A. & Max debate what the Lakers must do now that they've cleared cap space, which free agent is most likely to make a bad decision, and which LA team should Kawhi join.
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30 min
June 27, 2019
Hour 2: NBA Free Agency
Stephen A. & Max debate if the Lakers are the best team for D'Angelo Russell, question if Carmelo can change his legacy, and predict landing spots for NBA free agents.
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50 min
June 27, 2019
Hour 1: KD To ?
Stephen A. & Max debate where Kevin Durant will sign, question if the Rockets pursuing Jimmy Butler is the right move, and react to the Celtics interest in Kemba Walker.
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28 min
June 26, 2019
Hour 2: Julian Edelman
Max & Stephen A. talk to Super Bowl MVP Julian Edelman, react to Andre Iguodala's recent comments, question if the Knicks will regret trading Kristaps Porzingis and more.
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54 min
June 26, 2019
Hour 1: NBA Free Agency
Max & Stephen A. question what the 76ers should do with Jimmy Butler, should the Celtics try to sign Kemba Walker, and more.
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28 min
June 25, 2019
Hour 2: Rack Em Up
Max & guest host Ryan Hollins debate if Giannis or James Harden will win more MVP awards, question if the Chiefs need Tyreek Hill to win a Super Bowl and more.
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50 min
June 25, 2019
Hour 1: Giannis MVP
Max & guest host Ryan Hollins react to Giannis winning MVP, question if teams should be worried about KD's injury, and talk about how much pressure James Harden is under.
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28 min
June 24, 2019
Hour 2: Amari Cooper & Trae Young
Max and Stephen A. debate who should win NBA MVP and where should Jimmy Butler want to go. Also, Amari Cooper and Trae Young join the show.
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50 min
June 24, 2019
Hour 1: Closed Window
Stephen A. and Max discuss what should be Kawhi's biggest deciding factor, if the Rockets championship window has closed and much more.
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30 min
June 21, 2019
Hour 2: Rodman & Iguodala
Stephen A., Max, Dennis Rodman and Andre Iguodala debate if LeBron can catch Jordan in the GOAT debate and who would win between the 90's Bulls and today's Warriors.
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41 min
June 21, 2019
Hour 1: Zion The Superstar
Stephen A., Max, Will Cain, Brian Windhorst and Jay Williams debate if Zion is already a superstar, if Kawhi should consider the Sixers and if RJ Barrett is ready for NY.
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39 min
June 20, 2019
Hour 2: Marvin Bagley III
Max and Stephen A. discuss if Ja Morant is a can't miss prospect, concerns about Zion and R.J. Barrett. Also, Marvin Bagley III joins the show.
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52 min
June 20, 2019
Hour 1: Darius Garland
Stephen A. and Max debate if Zion is the best prospect since LeBron, should teams have doubts about Kyrie and NBA draftee Darius Garland joins the show.
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27 min
June 19, 2019
Hour 2: Cam Reddish
Stephen A. & Max talk to NBA prospect Cam Reddish, question what's going on with the Celtics, and tell us who will win NBA MVP next season.
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50 min
June 19, 2019
Hour 1: Houston We Have A Problem
Stephen A. & Max react to the latest Rockets drama, question if the Lakers will be in the Finals next season, and more.
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30 min
June 18, 2019
Hour 2: Shaquille O'Neal
Max & Ryan Hollins react to Kendrick Perkins' criticism of Steph Curry, plus Shaquille O'Neal joins the show to talk all things NBA.
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51 min
June 18, 2019
Hour 1: Beard Feared
Max & Ryan Hollins question if James Harden is overrated, debate if Raptors will be favorites if Kawhi stays, and question what else LeBron needs to win a championship.
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28 min
June 17, 2019
Hour 2: Having A Ball
Stephen A. & Max talk to Lavar Ball about his son Lonzo Ball being traded to the Pelicans, question which team is under the most pressure to sign a free agent and more.
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50 min
June 17, 2019
Hour 1: The Brow Goes To LA
Stephen A. & Max react to Anthony Davis being traded to the Lakers, question who should get the most credit for landing Davis and debate if Davis will be LeBron James' best teammate.
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30 min
June 14, 2019
Hour 2: Dynasty Over?
Max and Stephen A. debate who should be the priority for the Warriors, if the Raptors title was tarnished and is the Warriors dynasty over.
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45 min
June 14, 2019
Hour 1: NBA Finals Headlines
Stephen A. and Max are joined by Jalen Rose to discuss what's the bigger headline from the Raptors win and what we learned from Curry in these Finals.
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38 min
June 13, 2019
Hour 1: Kendrick Perkins
First Take is joined by Kendrick Perkins to discuss more on KD's injury, Kyrie joining Roc Nation and who wins tonight for Game 6.
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27 min
June 13, 2019
Hour 2: X-Factor
Max and Stephen A. debate if Lakers get AD, would he win a title with LeBron next season. Also, who is the biggest X-factor in Game 6 and if KD should still get a max deal.
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53 min
June 12, 2019
Hour 2: All Alone
Stephen A. & Max debate if LeBron should be worried about playing alone in LA, question how much of an impact his injury will have on Kevin Durant's career and more.
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51 min
June 12, 2019
Hour 1: Down Durant
Stephen A. & Max question who wanted KD to play in game 5 more, can the Warriors overcome the loss of Durant, and are the Raiders the right choice for HBO's Hard Knocks?
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28 min
June 11, 2019
Hour 2: Game 5 Recap
Stephen A. and Max discuss how does KD look today, if Toronto fans should be ashamed for cheering and how was Kawhi's performance.
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51 min
June 11, 2019
Hour 1: Down Goes KD
First Take is joined by Jalen Rose to discuss if KD should have played game 5, if Nick Nurse cost the Raptors the game and how KD's injury affects his free agency.
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31 min
June 10, 2019
Hour 2: Finals Game 5 Preview
Stephen A. & Max are live from Toronto for the NBA Finals. PK Subban joins to talk Raptors, & the crew questions if Kevin Durant should prioritize his return over free agency.
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51 min
June 10, 2019
Hour 1: PK Subban
Stephen A. & Max react to the latest David Ortiz news, question who is the most important player to their fan base, and hockey player PK Subban joins the show.
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27 min
June 7, 2019
Hour 2: Durant Down
Stephen A., Max, Austin Rivers and E40 debate Doc Rivers' tampering, Carson Wentz's new deal and when KD will play again.
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41 min
June 7, 2019
Hour 1: Pressure Packed
Stephen A., Max and Snoop D - O - double G debate who is under the most pressure in game 4, what should happen to Mark Stevens and the best landing spot for Kyrie.
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39 min
June 6, 2019
Hour 2: Klay Or KD?
Stephen A. and Max debate if the Warriors need Klay Thompson or Kevin Durant for Game 4 and what Steph Curry proved last night. Also, RJ Barrett, Gary Payton and Stephen Jackson join the show.
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49 min
June 6, 2019
Hour 1: Sympathy for Curry?
Kenny Smith joins First Take to discuss if he feels bad for Steph Curry, if the Warriors should be confident after last night's loss and Danny Ainge's comments on Kyrie Irving.
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30 min
June 5, 2019
Hour 2: Under Pressure
Max and Stephen A. debate if Klay should be the Lakers top priority, Charles Barkley's comments on KD and which player is under the most pressure tonight.
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50 min
June 5, 2019
Hour 1: MC Hammer
Stephen A and Max discuss who wins tonight, would it be a mistake for KD to pick the Knicks and MC Hammer joins the show.
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31 min
June 4, 2019
Hour 2: Curry Finals MVP?
Max, Molly, & Stephen A. are live from Oakland for the NBA Finals. The crew debates if Steph Curry will be Finals MVP, will this be the end of the Warriors dynasty, and more.
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49 min
June 4, 2019
Hour 1: Live From The Bay
Max, Molly, & Stephen A. are live from Oakland for the NBA Finals. The crew questions if the Warriors should be favorites, how involved is Kobe Bryant with the Lakers, & more.
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29 min
June 3, 2019
Hour 2: Iggy Or Steph?
Stephen A. and Max Kellerman debate how important was it for the Warriors to take Game 2, if Golden State needs Kevin Durant to win and would you rather have Andre Iguodala or Steph Curry for the final shot.
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37 min
June 3, 2019
Hour 1: Road Warriors
First Take in Toronto continues to discuss how the Warriors took Game 2, if it's important for Golden State to get Kevin Durant back and Anthony Joshua getting upset by Andy Ruiz.
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43 min
May 31, 2019
Hour 2: Mark Jackson & Jeff Van Gundy
Stephen A., Molly, & Max are live from Toronto for the NBA Finals. The crew questions if the Warriors need KD to win, Mark Jackson & Jeff Van Gundy join.
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36 min
May 31, 2019
Hour 1: Klaw And Order
Stephen A., Molly, & Max are live from Toronto for the NBA Finals. They react to the Raptors game 1 win, plus, Jalen Rose stops by.
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42 min
May 30, 2019
Hour 2: Omari Hardwick Joins
Stephen A. and Max are joined by Omari Hardwick to talk about his NBA Finals picks and if Kawhi is the most like Jordan we have ever seen.
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51 min
May 30, 2019
Hour 1: NBA Finals Game 1
First Take is on the road in Toronto for the NBA Finals to discuss who is winning Game 1, what's the biggest thing the Rockets need and who will have the bigger series.
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28 min
May 29, 2019
Hour 2: All Hype?
Max, Ryan Hollins, Dominique Foxworth and Will Cain debate if we should pump the brakes on the Kawhi hype, if Giannis is over rated and if KD should sit out the finals.
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46 min
May 29, 2019
Hour 1: More Magic News
Max, Ryan Hollins, Jalen Rose and Damon Jones debate if KD has anything to prove, Magic's latest comments and if Kyrie is more Batman or Robin.
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37 min
May 28, 2019
Hour 2: Anthony Joshua
Stephen A. & Max continue to react to the ESPN article detailing the drama with the Lakers, unified heavyweight champion Anthony Joshua joins the show, and more.
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49 min
May 28, 2019
Hour 1: LA Confidential
Stephen A. & Max react to the latest ESPN article about the Lakers drama, question if Rob Pelinka is responsible for the dysfunction and more.
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31 min
May 27, 2019
Hour 2: Curry's Legacy
Stephen A. & Max question how the Spurs look now that Kawhi Leonard is in the Finals, debate what impact this series will have on Steph Curry's legacy and more.
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51 min
May 27, 2019
Hour 1: Klawing Back
Stephen A. & Max question if Kawhi's performance made him the best player in the world, debate what chance the Raptors have to win the series, and more.
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29 min
May 24, 2019
Hour 2: Leverage Play
Stephen A., Max and Will Cain debate who has the leverage in Zeke Elliott's upcoming contract negotiations, if LeBron can get another star to LA and can Giannis force a game 7.
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42 min
May 24, 2019
Hour 1: KD's Summer Plans
Stephen A., Max, Will Cain and Jalen Rose debate what KD's priorities should be, how to best fix the Rockets and if Kawhi is the best player in the world.
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39 min
May 23, 2019
Hour 2: Who Needs Kyrie?
Max and Stephen A. discuss if Harden or Steph Curry deserves first-team honors more, which team needs Kyrie most and if there's a problem with the NFL's stance on weed.
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50 min
May 23, 2019
Hour 1: Drake's Dilemma
Stephen A. and Max debate if Harden deserves first team All NBA, if there's a problem with Drake's actions and should Dak be given top QB money.
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32 min
May 22, 2019
Hour 2: Getting It Done With Gettleman?
Stephen A. & Max question if the Giants can win with Gettleman as GM, debate if the Lakers will be good or bad for LeBron James' legacy, and more!
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53 min
May 22, 2019
Hour 1: Evening the Score
Stephen A. & Max react to the Raptors evening the series, debate what the worst move for Kevin Durant would be in free agency and ask if Steph Curry is an all-time great.
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30 min
May 21, 2019
Hour 2: Zeke's Troubles
Stephen A. & Max react to Ezekiel Elliott's latest troubles, debate how impressive the Warriors' 5 straight Finals appearances are, and more reaction to Magic Johnson.
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38 min
May 21, 2019
Hour 1: Green Machine
Stephen A. & Max question if Draymond Green's performance was bad for Kevin Durant, react to Magic Johnson's appearance on First Take, and more.
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44 min
May 20, 2019
Hour 2: Tyson Fury
Stephen A. and Max debate if Kawhi proved he is the best in the world, if KD is a luxury or necessity and Tyson Fury joins the show.
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37 min
May 20, 2019
Hour 1: Magic Johnson
First Take is joined by Magic Johnson who discusses his resignation as Lakers president, where the backstabbing came from and more.
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45 min
May 17, 2019
Hour 2: NY or LA?
Stephen A., Max, Damien Woody, and Will Cain debate if NY or LA is better for AD, Patrick Peterson's suspension and Deontay Wilder's comments about his opponent on Saturday.
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43 min
May 17, 2019
Hour 1: NBA Playoffs & Tiger
Stephen A., Max and Michael Collins debate the biggest reason for the Blazers' loss, if LeBron regrets leaving the east and how Tiger's doing at the PGA Championship.
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38 min
May 16, 2019
Hour 2: Matt Barnes
Max and Stephen A. debate if Tiger will win another major this year. Also, Matt Barnes joins the show to discuss NBA playoffs and Lakers drama.
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53 min
May 16, 2019
Hour 1: ECF Game 1
Stephen A. and Max discuss what happened to Kawhi last night vs the Bucks, who might regret the Le'veon Bell signing more and what we can expect for Game 2 at the Oracle.
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27 min
May 15, 2019
Hour 2: Fat Joe; Deontay Wilder
Stephen A., Max and Will Cain welcome Fat Joe to the show, WBC Heavyweight champion Deontay Wilder stops by to talk about his upcoming fight and more!
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43 min
May 15, 2019
Hour 1; Better Without KD?
Stephen A., Max and Damon Jones react to the draft lottery results, debate if Steph is better without KD, and if the Bucks or Raptors will win their series.
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36 min
May 14, 2019
Hour 2: Terry Rozier; Darren Woodson
First Take says goodbye to Darren Woodson on his final day on the show. Also, Terry Rozier joins the show to discuss what happened with him and the Celtics.
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54 min
May 14, 2019
Hour 1: NBA Draft Lottery
Stephen A. and Max debate if game 1 is a must win for the Blazers, Embiid's recent comments on Brett Brown and if Zion will be the best player from this NBA draft.
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27 min
May 13, 2019
Hour 2: Curry Conference Finals
Max and Stephen A. discuss how seriously should Warriors take the Blazers, how can the Rockets contend with the Warriors and if Kyrie going to the Lakers a good move.
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53 min
May 13, 2019
Hour 1: Lucky or Good?
Stephen A. and Max debate if the Raptors were lucky or good last night, who is to blame for the Rockets failure and who can lead the Lake show to a title.
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28 min
May 10, 2019
Hour 2: LeBron's Way
Stephen A., Max and Will Cain debate if the Warriors are better without KD, if LeBron will get what he wants and who is the biggest threat to the Bucks.
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42 min
May 10, 2019
Hour 1: KD Out?
Stephen A., Max and Ryen Russillo debate if Kevin Durant has played his last game with the Warriors, if the Sixers will show up in game 7 and if you should feel bad for Kyrie.
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37 min
May 9, 2019
Hour 2: Jared Dudley Joins
Max and Stephen A. are joined by Jared Dudley to discuss if the Lakers are a laughing stock and more about the NBA playoffs.
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43 min
May 9, 2019
Hour 1: Durant Down
Stephen A. and Max debate if the series is over without Kevin Durant, who is to blame for the Celtics mess and the loss by the Rockets in Game 5.
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30 min
May 8, 2019
Hour 2: Can Dak Win?
Stephen A., Max Marcus Spears and Will Cain debate if Dak can win a Super Bowl, if Houston or Golden State needs Game 5 more and Max doubles down on Kawhi over Kobe.
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43 min
May 8, 2019
Hour 1: Whoa-Dell
Stephen A., Max and Marcus Spears debate if Odell can turn the Browns to the Patriots, what's wrong with the Sixers and Common joins the show.
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39 min
May 7, 2019
Hour 2: Kawhi or Kobe
Stephen A. & Max debate which team should sign Dez Bryant, question who is most to blame for Warriors struggles, and is Kawhi Leonard better than Kobe?
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54 min
May 7, 2019
Hour 1: Worry-ors
Stephen A. & Max question if we should be worried about the Warriors, debate how much Kyrie is to blame for Celtics troubles, and who has the most pressure on them tonight?
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28 min
May 6, 2019
Hour 1: Too Early?
Stephen A. and Max debate if it's too early to crush Embiid for his performance, if tonight is a must win for Boston and what's the concern about Steph Curry.
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28 min
May 6, 2019
Hour 2: Jay Will Joins
Max and Stephen are joined with Jay Williams to discuss Lebron's reaction to Magic stepping down on HBO's The Shop and who is the most to blame for the Sixers struggles.
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53 min
May 3, 2019
Hour 2: CC Sabathia
Stephen A. & Max talk baseball & NBA with Yankees pitcher CC Sabathia, preview Saturday's UFC fight, and react to D'Angelo Russell being cited for possession of marijuana.
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51 min
May 3, 2019
Hour 1: Bucks v Celtics Preview
Stephen A. & Max react to the Sixers win, preview tonight's Gm 3 between the Bucks and Celtics, and question if Saturday's game is all about James Harden.
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27 min
May 2, 2019
Hour 2: Too Soon?
Stephen A. & Max talk to Todd McShay about his way-too-early 2020 NFL Mock draft, Stan Van Gundy talks basketball and actor/comedian Tracy Morgan joins the show!
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51 min
May 2, 2019
Hour 1: Must Win?
Stephen A. Smith & Max Kellerman debate if the 76ers or Raptors need Game 3 more, question if the Cowboys have the most pressure in the NFL and react to Jalen Rose's comments. on DeAndre Ayton.
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30 min
May 1, 2019
Hour 2: Oshea Jackson Jr
Stephen A. Max, Will Cain and Oshea Jackson Jr debate if James Harden gets a pass for the game 2 loss, which Celtics are the real Celtics and if LeBron can be a Laker legend.
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43 min
May 1, 2019
Hour 1: Houston We Have A Problem
Stephen A., Max and Chiney Ogwumike debate if the Rockets are finished, how the Celtics should feel after game 2 and if Daniel Jones has been treated fairly.
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39 min
April 30, 2019
Hour 2: Isiah Thomas Joins
Max and Stephen A. are joined by Redskins president Bruce Allen to discuss their NFL draft picks and what's next for the team. Isiah Thomas also joins the show to discuss NBA.
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51 min
April 30, 2019
Hour 1: Jimmy Buckets
Stephen A. and Max discuss if Jimmy Butler should be the 76ers #1 option, if Jokic and Lillard wil decide their series and if they have a problem with Rockets official issues.
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28 min
April 29, 2019
Hour 2: Watch the Throne
Stephen A. Smith & Max Kellerman question if Game 2 is a must-win for the Sixers and has Kevin Durant taken the throne as best player on the planet. Also, Todd McShay joins to talk NFL Draft.
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54 min
April 29, 2019
Hour 1: Robbery?
Stephen A. Smith and Max Kellerman question if the Rockets were robbed in Game 1 against the Warriors, debate if Kyrie Irving proved he can carry the Celtics to The Finals and more. Plus, Mel Kiper Jr. joins to recap the NFL Draft.
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28 min
April 26, 2019
Hour 2: Tyreek Hill
Stephen A., Max, David Pollock, Marcus Spears, Ryan Clark and Eddie George discuss the Tyreek Hill news, Russell Westbrook and give their takes on the Draft so far.
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44 min
April 26, 2019
Hour 1: Feeling Blue?
Stephen A. and Max debate if the Giants made the right pick. Todd McShay joins us to talk about some of the head-scratching picks from round 1 of the NFL Draft and more.
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35 min
April 25, 2019
Hour 2: NFL Draft Preview
Stephen A., Max & Will broadcast the show from Nashville. Titans RB Derrick Henry stops by as does country music star Tim McGraw.
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54 min
April 25, 2019
Hour 1: Live from Nashville
Stephen A., Max & Will Cain are live from Nashville for the NFL Draft and Desmond Howard joins to talk about it. Plus, the crew responds to LeBron James calling out the show.
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25 min
April 24, 2019
Hour 2: Westbrook's Legacy
Stephen A. Smith, Max Kellerman and Will Cain debate Russell Westbrook's legacy, Ben Roethlisberger's extension and Le'Veon Bell no showing for Jets OTAs.
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43 min
April 24, 2019
Hour 1: On The Buzzer
Stephen A. Smith, Max Kellerman and Will Cain debate if Damian Lillard's buzzer beater is the best one ever, if Kevin Durant and Kawhi Leonard should team up and Todd McShay joins the show to talk NFL Draft.
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39 min
April 23, 2019
Hour 2: Came & Wentz
Max and Stephen A. react to McNabb's comments on Carson Wentz, if the Lakers are better off without Magic as President and Odell speaks out against the Giants.
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51 min
April 23, 2019
Hour 1: Expose Him
Stephen A. and Max discuss if the Jazz exposed Harden, if the Bucks will handle the Celtics and can KD handle big market pressure.
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31 min
April 22, 2019
Hour 2: How Deep Can They Go?
The First Take crew debate how far can a healthy Embiid take the Sixers this postseason, if the Celtics are best suited to beat the Warriors and more on the Kate Smith controversy.
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48 min
April 22, 2019
Hour 1: Blame Westbrook?
Stephen A and Max with Will Cain hosting discuss if Westbrook will shoulder all the blame if the Thunder lose, if the Warriors should be worried about Houston and more.
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33 min
April 19, 2019
Hour 2: PTI Crossover
First Take is joined by the Tony Kornheiser and Mike Wilbon to debate if aggressive Durant can make the Warriors unbeatable and who's more important to the Sixers.
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40 min
April 19, 2019
Hour 1: Dwayne Haskins
Stephen A and Max what did KD's Game 3 performance prove, if Ben Simmons is untouchable and Dwayne Haskins joins the show.
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26 min
April 18, 2019
Hour 2: ATH Crossover
First Take is joined by Tony Reali and Woody Paige from Around the Horn to debate if Durant's comments is a big deal and what would it mean if Kawhi chose the Lakers.
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53 min
April 18, 2019
Hour 1: Quinnen Williams & CC Sabathia
Stephen A. and Max discuss the NBA Playoffs, Kyrie's big 2nd half, the Rockets dominance, talk to Quinnen Williams former Alabama DT and CC Sabathia and more.
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28 min
April 17, 2019
Hour 2: The Steeler's Fate
Stephen A. & Max question if the Steelers season is on Ben Roethlisberger's shoulders, Dan LeBatard & Stugotz join to talk LeBron, and more!
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51 min
April 17, 2019
Hour 1: Overrated?
Stephen A. & Max question what's at stake for Russell Westbrook if he continues to play poorly, NFL draft prospect DK Metcalf stops by, and more!
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27 min
April 16, 2019
Hour 2: Get Up Crossover
First Take is joined by Get Up's Jalen Rose and Mike Greenberg to debate if their concerned about the Warriors and what impact is Pelinka having on the Lakers.
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50 min
April 16, 2019
Hour 1: Dubs Collapse
Stephen A. and Max discuss their concerns about the Warriors collapse, if Russell Wilson should be the highest paid QB and if Zion is a generational player.
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29 min
April 15, 2019
Hour 2: High Noon On First Take
Max and Stephen A. are joined by Bomani and Pablo for debate super week to discuss if Tiger is a bigger icon than MJ and who would they rather have, Dame or Westbrook.
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51 min
April 15, 2019
Hour 1: Out of The Woods
Stephen A. and Max discuss Tiger Woods making history at the Masters, if Joel Embiid should get the blame for the 76ers loss and if Durant's ejection is a big deal.
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41 min
April 12, 2019
Hour 2: NBA X-Factors
The First Take crew discusses the biggest X-Factors in the Eastern and Western Conference Playoffs. Actor/comedian Lil Rel Howery also joins the show.
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45 min
April 12, 2019
Hour 1: Harden or Giannis?
Will Cain, Dominique Foxworth, and Ryan Hollins debate who should win NBA MVP and how much blame Mike Tomlin should shoulder for the Steelers' dysfunction. Plus, Michael Collins joins the show to discuss the Masters.
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29 min
April 9, 2019
Hour 1: Redemption
Stephen A. & Max react to Virginia winning the NCAA Championship, question if Aaron Rodgers has anything to prove, and talk about Kyle Korver's article on white privilege.
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29 min
April 8, 2019
Hour 2: Figuring It Out
Max and Stephen A. debate if the Cowboys have finally figured things out, who wins that National Championship, and if Paul Pierce has a case on his take about Dwyane Wade.
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46 min
April 8, 2019
Hour 1: Twitter Fingers
Stephen A. and Max react to the twitter feud between Juju Smith-Schuster and Antonio Brown, if Auburn was robbed and if the Warriors are better or worse this year.
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29 min
April 5, 2019
Hour 2: Final Four
Stephen A. Max, Marcus Spears, Jay Williams and Will Cain discuss who will win the Final Four, Mike McCarthy and the Packers and Best rivalries in the NBA.
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43 min
April 5, 2019
Hour 1: Darnold & Williamson
Stephen A. and Max debate if Giannis can lead the Bucks to the Finals, Sam Darnold and Avery Williamson join the show to talk about the Jets and more.
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38 min
April 4, 2019
Hour 2: Hot Seat
Stephen A. & Max question if Mike Tomlin deserves to be on the hot seat, NBA Hall of Famer Isiah Thomas joins to talk NBA, the crew reacts to the latest Packers drama and more.
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54 min
April 4, 2019
Hour 1: Fixing The Lakers
Stephen A. & Max debate what would fix the Lakers for next season, question if Le'Veon Bell will regret leaving Pittsburgh, and tell us which NBA team should draft Ja Morant.
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27 min
April 3, 2019
Hour 2: McShay & Kiper
Stephen A. and Max debate if Giannis is better than Shaq, Todd McShay and Mel Kiper stop by to get us ready for the NFL draft and more.
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53 min
April 3, 2019
Hour 1: Russell Hussle
Stephen A. and Max debate if the Warriors have anything to worry about in the playoffs, how important Westbrook is to OKC and Wright Thompson stops by to talk Jordan vs LeBron.
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29 min
April 2, 2019
Hour 2: Lifetime Deal
Max and Stephen A. discuss Antonio Brown's recent comments, John Calipari's lifetime contract with Kentucky and if Julio Jones is the best receiver in the NFL.
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39 min
April 2, 2019
Hour 1: Devin White
Stephen A. and Max debate who will be the best offense in the NFL next season, if Giannis should play the rest of the season and LSU linebacker Devin White joins the show.
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43 min
April 1, 2019
Hour 2: Too Much Hype
Stephen A. & Max talk to Seth Greenberg about Duke, question if the Browns are being overhyped, debate if it's important the Rockets avoid the 4 seed, and more.
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41 min
April 1, 2019
Hour 1: Duke's Demise
Stephen A. & Max question who is to blame for Duke's loss, debate if LeBron can have a bounce-back season, and question if the Warriors are vulnerable.
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40 min
March 29, 2019
Hour 2: Warriors Or Bust?
Stephen A., Max and Victor Cruz debate who can take down the Warriors, if the Eagles or Cowboys are closer to a Super Bowl and who will make the Final Four.
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37 min
March 29, 2019
Hour 1: Opening Day Takeaways
Stephen A. Max, Jay Bilas and Eduardo Perez debate the takeaways from MLB opening day, who's advancing to the Elite 8 and if Giannis or Harden is more important to their team.
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45 min
March 28, 2019
Hour 2: GOAT
Max and Stephen A discuss Kobe's G.O.A.T comments, how important is it for the Cowboys to get a deal done with Demarcus Lawrence and if Tomlin is letting Big Ben off the hook.
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41 min
March 28, 2019
Hour 1: Opening Day
Stephen A. and Max debate if Durant is the best player in the NBA, Sweet 16 preview and what to look forward in the MLB this season.
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39 min
March 27, 2019
Hour 2: Best Crossover
Stephen A., Max, and Tedy Bruschi debate the latest between AB and the Steelers, Kliff Kingsbury giving cell phone breaks to his players and who had the best crossover?
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37 min
March 27, 2019
Hour 1: Bruschi & Greenberg
Stephen A. Max, Tedy Bruschi and Seth Greenberg debate if the NBA MVP race is over, NFL making PI challengeable and who are favorites for the sweet 16.
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43 min
March 26, 2019
Hour 2: MVP Race
Stephen A. & Max debate if James Harden or Giannis Antetokounmpo should be the face of the NBA, talk to Roman Reigns about his upcoming Wrestlemania appearance and more!
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39 min
March 26, 2019
Hour 1: Conor McGregor Retires
Stephen A. & Max react to Conor McGregor retiring from MMA, Mel Kiper Jr. breaks down his newest Mock Draft and more!
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43 min
March 25, 2019
Hour 2: Off The Hook
Max and Stephen A discuss if LeBron is letting himself off the hook, is it time to give up on the Celtics and Lonzo Ball cutting ties with Big Baller Brand.
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40 min
March 25, 2019
Hour 1: Is Gronk The GOAT
Stephen A and Max debate if Gronk is the greatest tight end of all time after his retirement and what did UCF show as a blueprint on how to beat Duke.
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41 min
March 22, 2019
Hour 2: Burfict & Brown
Max and Stephen A. discuss the relationship between Vontaze Burfict and Antonio Brown, how much pressure is on Andrew Luck, and if Dez can be a contributor on a championship team.
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38 min
March 22, 2019
Hour 1: Ja's Rule
Stephen A. and Max debate if Ja Morant will be a star in the NBA, how Kaepernick looks now, and if LeBron not wanting to be coached is a problem.
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42 min
March 21, 2019
Hour 2: Terrell Suggs
Stephen A. Max, Will Cain, Dan Orlovsky and guest Terrell Suggs debate NBA super teams, NFL Draft the NCAA tournament and more.
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38 min
March 21, 2019
Hour 1: Who's To Blame
Stephen A. and Max debate if the Sixers can beat the Celtics in the playoffs, who's to blame for the Steelers drama and who can challenge the Warriors.
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44 min
March 20, 2019
Hour 2: The GOAT Debate
Stephen A. & Max react to Kobe Bryant saying he doesn't care about the GOAT debate, talk to Raiders OT Trent Brown, predict which athlete will get the next big contract & more
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38 min
March 20, 2019
Hour 1: Nets Rolling
Stephen A. & Max question the significance of the Nets win, react to Kobe Bryant's comments on the Lakers, debate if Doc Rivers should coach the Lakers and more.
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42 min
March 19, 2019
Hour 2: Trout's New Deal
Max and Stephen A. react to Mike Trout's new contract, if the Warriors need to worry about the Nuggets, and Stephen A's list of the best teams to win the NCAA tourney.
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37 min
March 19, 2019
Hour 1: A Giant Mess
Stephen A. and Max discuss if their buying Gettleman's comments, looking ahead to march madness with Jay Bilas, and how much of a threat are the Spurs.
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39 min
March 18, 2019
Hour 2
Stephen A and Max talk to Seth Greenberg about neutralizing Zion Williamson, react to Russell Westbrook's comments following the Thunder loss and more!
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39 min
March 18, 2019
Hour 1
Stephen A. and Max question which team is most likely to take down Duke, react to Clyde Frazier's comments on LeBron and debate if the Browns are a lock to win the AFC North next season.
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43 min
March 15, 2019
Hour 1: Hunt's 8-Game Suspension
Stephen A. and Max react to Zion's return, Frank Howard intentionally tripping Zion and Kareem Hunt's 8 game suspension by the NFL.
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46 min
March 15, 2019
Hour 2: Steelers Bomb Free Agency
Max and Stephen A. debate Zion comparisons to LeBron, where do the Browns go from here and if they Steelers offseason is the worst by an NFL team in the modern era.
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37 min
March 14, 2019
Hour 2: David Gettleman's Plan
Max and Stephen A. react to David Gettleman's plan for the G-Men, Klay Thompson's apology to the fans and if the Rockets can dethrone the champs in the West.
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43 min
March 14, 2019
Hour 1: The Rockets
Stephen A. and max discuss the Rockets performance last night, Antonio Brown's recent comments at his Raiders presser, and if Kyler is the best QB in this draft.
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39 min
March 13, 2019
Hour 2: Riddick & McShay
Stephen A., Max, Louis Riddick and Todd McShay debate What we will learn at Kyler Murray's pro day, James Dolan banning fans from MSG and more on Le'Veon and OBJ.
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40 min
March 13, 2019
Hour 1: Riddick & Bruschi
Stephen A., Max, Louis Riddick and Tedy Bruschi debate how badly the Giants screwed up, if the Browns are Super Bowl contenders and how Le'Veon Bell handled his situation.
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42 min
March 12, 2019
Hour 2: Westbrook's Confrontation
Max and Stephen A. debate what the NBA should do after Westbrook's confrontation, if Le'Veon is worth 15-16 million dollars and if Michael Bennett's anthem stance a big deal.
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39 min
March 12, 2019
Hour 1: Jalen Rose
Stephen A. and Max are joined by Jalen Rose to discuss their reaction to Russell Westbrook's heated exchange with a fan and Steve Kerr's comments on Draymond Green.
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43 min
March 11, 2019
Hour 2: Is Bell Next?
Stephen A., Max and Louis Riddick debate if it's a good idea for the Raiders to add Le'Veon Bell, why Charley Casserly changed his tune regarding Kyler Murray and more.
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40 min
March 11, 2019
Hour 1: Riddick & Cain
Stephen A., Max, Louis Riddick and Will Cain debate who won the Antonio Brown trade, if the Lakers should trade LeBron, is the Warriors drama a big deal and much more.
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44 min
March 8, 2019
Hour 2: Where will AB Land?
Stephen A. & Max react to David Irving saying he's retiring, debate where Antonio Brown will end up and more.
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38 min
March 8, 2019
Hour 1: David Irving Retires
Stephen A. & Max react to David Irving saying he is retiring, question if LeBron's minute restriction is the right thing to do and who is key to Thunder's success.
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43 min
March 7, 2019
Hour 2: Mendoza & Price
Stephen A. and Max chat with Jessica Mendoza and David Price about the upcoming MLB season and if the Red Sox can repeat, they also talk Draymond defending Boogie and more.
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38 min
March 7, 2019
Hour 1: Spears & Cain
Stephen A., Max, Marcus Spears and Will Cain debate what it means for LeBron to pass MJ, Lincoln Riley defending Kyler Murray, Barkley's comments on Kyrie and much more.
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43 min
March 6, 2019
Hour 2: Lakers Legend?
Stephen A. & Max question if LeBron will ever be a Lakers legend, debate if the Giants made a mistake letting Landon Collins walk and more.
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38 min
March 6, 2019
Hour 1: Celtics' Big Win
Stephen A. & Max question if the Celtics are the biggest threat to the Warriors, debate where Antonio Brown will land, talk to Todd McShay about his latest mock draft and more.
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44 min
March 5, 2019
Hour 2: Antonio Brown
Stephen A. & Max question if LeBron's reign as best player in the world is over, debate if Antonio Brown will be a Steeler week 1, and more.
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37 min
March 5, 2019
Hour 1: LA Losers?
Stephen A. & Max question if the Lakers are done, react to Kyrie Irving's latest comments, and debate if the franchise tag is good for the NFL.
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44 min
March 4, 2019
Hour 2: Turn Around?
Max and Stephen A discuss if the Celtics can turn it around in the playoffs, Antonio Brown's comments on HBO's "The Shop" and Jeannie Buss calling Lakers trade talk fake news.
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39 min
March 4, 2019
Hour 1: LeBron's Legacy
Stephen A. and Max debate how will Lebron's legacy look if the Lakers miss the playoffs, if the Jags are a good fit for Foles and what's the 76ers Achilles heel and more.
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43 min
March 1, 2019
Hour 2: Tom Thibodeau
Max and Stephen A. debate some NBA with Tom Thibodeau and then get in to how the Cowboys look now, as well as Gruden's comments on Kyler Murray.
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40 min
March 1, 2019
Hour 1: Wit's End
Stephen A. and Max discuss Harden's performance last night, what Witten's retirement means for the Cowboys, and the reaction to Bryce Harper's 13 year deal.
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39 min
February 28, 2019
Hour 2: Back On Track?
Stephen A., Max and Will Cain discuss if the Lakers are back on track, what Eli can do for the Giants and what the future holds for Kyler Murray and Johnny Manziel.
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32 min
February 28, 2019
Hour 1: Orlovsky & Rose
Stephen A., Max, Dan Orlovsky and Jalen Rose discuss Antonio Brown's latest comments, Nick Foles' best landing spot and how far Kyrie can take the Celtics.
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44 min
February 27, 2019
Hour 2: Top Of The East
Stephen A. & Max debate who is the best team in the East, react to Stephen Jones saying everyone's back is against the wall for the Cowboys and more.
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38 min
February 27, 2019
Hour 1: Struggling C's
Stephen A. & Max react to the Celtics bad showing vs. the Raptors, discuss the Cowboys' suspensions and question if we should be worried about Paul George.
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42 min
February 26, 2019
Hour 2: Teixeira & 2 Chainz
Stephen A. & Max debate the best landing spots for Antonio Brown and also talk to Mark Teixeira about where Bryce Harper will end up. Plus, rapper 2 Chainz joins the show.
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42 min
February 26, 2019
Hour 1: Lakers' Struggles Continue
Stephen A. & Max react to another Lakers loss and debate if Robert Kraft looks bad for partying this past weekend. Plus, the guys give their reactions to the end of James Harden's point streak.
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30 min
February 25, 2019
Hour 1: LA Struggles
Stephen A. and Max discuss LeBron's recent comments on the Lakers' struggles, Robert Kraft's allegations and if the Rockets can win a championship this year.
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29 min
February 25, 2019
Hour 2: Road Block In The East?
Max and Stephen A. react to who in the East can beat the Celtics in 7 games, Ole Miss basketball kneeling during the National Anthem and Draymond Green hiring Rich Paul.
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53 min
February 21, 2019
Hour 2: How Does Nike Look?
Max and Stephen A debate how does Nike look now with Zion splitting his shoe, Steelers GM Kevin Colbert supporting Big Ben and if the Embiid's injury is a big deal.
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35 min
February 21, 2019
Hour 1: Shut It Down?
Stephen A and Max are joined in by Maria Taylor to discuss if Zion should shut it down for the season. Also, Master P joins the show to discuss Kyrie's frustration.
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40 min
February 20, 2019
Hour 2: Kyrie vs The Media
Max and Stephen A. debate what their willing to give up for Antonio Brown, what's going on with Jerry Jones, reaction to Kyrie's comments about the media.
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53 min
February 20, 2019
Hour 1: Best Landing Spot For AB
Stephen A and Max discuss what's the best landing spot or Antonio Brown, if there's a problem with Machado's long deal and Pat Riley's dynasty comments about LeBron.
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30 min
February 19, 2019
Hour 2: Trading For AB
Stephen A., Max and Damien Woody debate who should trade for Antonio Brown, if the Lakers should be worried about LeBron and why Bradley Beal can't recruit to DC.
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43 min
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