First Take

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First Take is always a heated discussion as Stephen A. Smith, Max Kellerman and guests debate about the day's top stories.

Damien Woody joins First Take to debate if Jerry Jones is interested in Kirk Cousins. Also, were the Cavs sloppy in handling Kyrie's trade and could the league develop a play-in for the playoffs?

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Older Episodes

Hour 1: NCAA Scandal Feb. 23, 2018
Stephen A. and Max react to the NCAA basketball scandal, debate what the Thunder's ceiling is and discuss the new look Cavaliers picking up their first loss.
Kawhi's Future Feb. 22, 2018
Stephen A & Max debate Kawhi's future, the apparent problems within the Mavericks organization and how much is Drew Brees worth going forward?
To Play Or Not To Play Feb. 22, 2018
Stephen A & Max debate Kawhi's injury situation, the apparent problems within the Mavericks organization and is Nick Foles being disrespected?
Stephen A. & Max debate if Louisville's punishment fit the crime, if Jaws is right that people give Dak a pass because of Zeke's suspension and much more.
Stephen A. & Max debate what will happen to Rick Pitino's legacy after Louisville has its wins and titles vacated, react to Mel Kiper's last mock draft and much more.
Stephen A. & Max debate how leaving Cleveland again will affect LeBron's legacy, if Lamar Jackson can be an NFL QB and more.
Stephen A. & Max debate where LeBron should go in the offseason, if the Jets are the right landing spot for Kirk Cousins and much more.
Stephen A. and Max react to the NBA All-Star game, LeBron being called out by a Fox News host and Devin McCourty saying the Patriots knew Malcolm Butler would be benched.
Stephen A & Max debate Laura Ingraham's comments about LeBron, Tim Tebow's potential to make a major league roster and the Lakers pursuit of big free agents.
Lack Of Parity Feb. 16, 2018
Stephen A. & Max are joined by Charles Barkley to discuss the lack of parity in the NBA, social activism among players, and Ben Simmons joins the show.
Stephen A & Max debate Klay Thompson's value to the Warriors, should Lonzo tune out Lavar Ball? And LeBron & KD's comments on the President.
Stephen A. & Max debate hatred toward the Warriors, Lonzo Ball charging for autographs and Chris Bosh & Kenny Smith join the show.
Stephen A. & Max debate how big of a deal it is that the Rockets are first in the West heading into the All-Star break and are joined by Shaq and Quavo.
Too Much Hype? Feb. 14, 2018
Stephen A. & Max debate if we are getting too excited about the new look Cavs, react to Charles Haley calling the current crop of Cowboys "losers" and much more.
Stephen A. & Max debate what the new look Cavs actually bring to the table, if the NBA playoffs are more entertaining now & if Trae Young should leave for NBA this year
Stephen A & Max debate Dez Bryant's future in Dallas, Lavar Ball's latest comments and if Cavs/Thunder could be a Finals preview.
Hour 1: Player Coaches Feb. 13, 2018
Stephen A & Max debate Steve Kerr's decision to let players coach vs the Suns, the ramifications of the Cavs' deadline trades, LaVar Ball's latest comments and more.
Stephen A & Max debate whether Cavs are the team to beat again in the East, if Johnny Manziel can come back to football and the impact of Frank Reich becoming Colts head coach.
HOUR 1: New-Look Cavs Feb. 12, 2018
Stephen A. and Max react to the new-look Cavaliers, debate if the Patriots are a "fear-based" organization and question if Isaiah Thomas' latest comments were a shot at LeBron.