Hour 2: Is Kawhi a HOFer?: 10/22/19
Stephen A., Max and Michael Wilbon debate if Kawhi is a Hall Of Famer, who's under the most pressure in the East and if anyone can stop the teams from LA.
Hour 1: King Of LA: 10/22/19
Stephen A., Max, Michael Wilbon and Miles Brown debate who will be the king of LA, if Zion's injury is a big deal and if anyone can stop the Patriots.
Hour 2: Michael Irvin: 10/21/19
Michael Irvin joins Stephen A. and Max to debate if the Cowboys are Super Bowl contenders, if Aaron Rodgers is in the MVP convo and if Lamar Jackson is an elite QB yet.
Hour 1: Michael Wilbon: 10/21/19
First Take is in Los Angeles and are joined by Michael Wilbon to discuss the Cowboys win vs the Eagles, if there was a disappointment with the Bears and much more.
Hour 2: Clear Path?: 10/18/19
Stephen A,, Max and Jonathan Vilma and Tim Tebow debate if the Pats have a clear path to the Super Bowl, if Clemson should make the CFP and much more.
Hour 1: Mahomes & Zion Injuries : 10/18/19
Stephen A., Max, and Louis Riddick debate if Mahomes' QB sneak was a bad call, what Zion's injury means to the NBA and if the Cowboys should sign AB.
Hour 2: Bob Arum : 10/17/19
Max and Stephen A. debate Demaryius Thomas' comments on the Pats, if Wentz should be in MVP talk and Bob Arum joins the show.
Hour 1: Bradley Beal Contract Extension: 10/17/19
Stephen A. and Max discuss if A-D will need LeBron to become a Laker great, thoughts on Bradley Beal's extension and Chiefs-Broncos matchup tonight.
Hour 2: NBA Season Preview: 10/16/19
Stephen A. & Max continue their NBA season preview, react to LeBron's most recent comments on the China situation, and react to the Nationals moving on to the World Series.
Hour 1: Wale: 10/16/19
Stephen A. & Max debate the impact Jalen Ramsey will have on the Rams, question if Jerry Jones is the biggest problem with the Cowboys, and talk to rapper Wale about DC sports.
Hour 2: Cam's Career: 10/15/19
Max and Stephen A. debate if Cam Newton's career is in trouble and if Doug Pederson's comments will impact the Cowboys. NBA veteran Matt Barnes also joins the show.
Hour 1: Zebras Gone Wild: 10/15/19
Stephen A. and Max discuss early-season candidates for NFL MVP and if it's fair to blame the refs for the Lions loss. Plus, the guys react to LeBron's comments on Daryl Morey.
Hour 2: QB Quarrels : 10/14/19
Stephen A. & Max question if we should be worried about Carson Wentz, debate if Dak is costing himself money, and is Jared Goff over-hyped?
Hour 1: Trouble In Dallas?: 10/14/19
Stephen A. & Max debate if the Cowboys are in trouble, question if Pat Mahomes or Deshaun Watson is a better MVP candidate, and did the Browns make a mistake hiring Kitchens?
Hour 2: Dabo Swinney: 10/11/19
First Take is live from Clemson! The crew debates if Deshaun Watson can be as good as Pat Mahomes, and talk to Clemson HC Dabo Swinney about his team and the state of CFB.
Hour 1: Live From Clemson: 10/11/19
First Take is live from Clemson! The crew reacts to Tom Brady's sub-par performance vs. the Giants, talk to Tajh Boyd about CFB, and more.
Hour 2: Sherman-Baker Drama: 10/9/19
Max and Stephen A. give their takes on the Sherman-Baker drama, Durant's comments about the Knicks and Paul Finebaum joins the show.
Hour 1: Cowboys or Eagles: 10/9/19
Stephen A. and Max discuss if the Cowboys or Eagles are the better Super Bowl contenders, should the Browns fans panic and the latest with NBA China developments.
Hour 2: Justin Tuck & Donald Faison: 10/8/19
Stephen A. & Max talk to former NFL DE Justin Tuck & Actor Donald Faison about the Giants and Daniel Jones, react to Zion's debut, and which Cowboy is under the most pressure?
Hour 1: Browns Blown Out: 10/8/19
Stephen A. & Max react to the Browns being blown out, question if we should be optimistic about the Redskins, and react to Adam Silver's comments on China.
Drastic Measures? : 10/7/19
Stephen A. & Max question if Earl Thomas should've been ejected for his hit on Mason Rudolph, if Carson Wentz is in the MVP conversation and more.
Keycard No Longer Works: 10/7/19
Stephen A. & Max react to Jay Gruden's firing and ask where should Washington go from here. Plus, they weigh in on the Colts' upset of the Chiefs and more.
Hour 2: Tim Tebow: 10/4/19
Stephen A., Max, & Jonathan Vilma debate if Russell Wilson is NFL MVP, question if LeBron will reclaim his thrown, and talk to Tim Tebow about CFB.
Hour 1: Lucky or Good?: 10/4/19
Stephen A. & Max question if the Seahawks were lucky to win last night, debate how important it is for Dak to have a big game this Sunday, & react to Joel Embiid's comments.
New Year, New Look: 10/3/19
Stephen A., Max, Damien Woody and Mike Colter debate what the Warriors will look like, if the Cowboys should pay Dak and much more!
The Favorite: 10/3/19
Stephen A., Max and Damien Woody debate who will win the Rams/Seahawks game, if the Giants are rushing Saquon back and if the Pats are the favorites in the AFC.
Hour 2: Proving Ground: 10/2/19
Max, Stephen A. and Ryan Clark debate if Dak or Aaron Rodgers has more to prove Sunday, if Giannis is the top commodity, and if Max has a point about Tom Brady.
Hour 1: Shaq vs Dame: 10/2/19
Stephen A. and Max discuss their reaction to Gruden's comments on Burfict, if Cousins can take the Vikings to the playoffs and who won the rap battle between Shaq and Dame.
Hour 2: SB 206 : 10/1/19
Stephen A. & Max react to the new California law, debate if Vontaze Burfict should be allowed to play in the NFL again, and talk about more from NBA media days.
Hour 1: MNF Recap: 10/1/19
Stephen A. & Max react to the Steelers win, debate who should be favorites in the NFC North, and react to LeBron's comments that the offense will run through Anthony Davis.
Hour 2: Streakin' Pats: 9/30/19
Stephen A. & Max talk to CB Stephon Gilmore about New England's hot start. They also question if Cam Newton should be worried about losing his job.
Hour 1: NFL Week 4 Reaction: 9/30/19
Stephen A. & Max react to the Cowboys loss, the Browns win and they also discuss the Giants if they proved they drafted the right QB.
Expectation vs. Reality: 9/27/19
Stephen A., Max, Jonathan Vilma and Tim Tebow debate where LeBron ranks in the NBA, if Trevor Lawrence can win the Heisman and if the Dolphins can get a win this week.
The Saviors: 9/27/19
Stephen A., Max and Jonathan Vilma debate if the Eagles saved their season, if there's too much hype around Daniel Jones and if the Saints can beat the Cowboys.
Taking Chances: 9/26/19
Max and Stephen A. debate what team could give Antonio Brown a chance, if Pat Mahomes is the most valuable athlete in sports and Bobby Wagner joins the show.
Who's On Top: 9/26/19
Stephen A. and Max discuss Baker's response to Rex Ryan, if the Eagles or Packers will win tonight and if Kawhi or Giannis should be ranked number one.
Hype Train: 9/25/19
Stephen A., Max, Ryan Clark and Paul Finebaum debate if the Panthers are better with Kyle Allen, if the Zion hype is too much and if Jim Harbaugh is on the hot seat.
Leadership League: 9/25/19
Stephen A., Max, Marcus Spears & Jason Reid debate if the Eagles are in a must win situation, if Aaron Rodgers should be feeling pressure & what is the state of the black QB.
Status And Stature: 9/24/19
Stephen A. & Max react to Le'Veon Bell's latest tweets, debate if fans should be optimistic about the Giants' season and react to Troy Aikman's dig at Pat Mahomes.
Bearing Down: 9/24/19
Stephen A. & Max react to the Bears MNF win, question if Freddie Kitchens is taking too much heat for the Browns' woes and Mel Kiper Jr. joins to talk football.
Is Newton Done? (Hour 2): 9/23/19
Stephen A. and Max question if Cam Newton's best days are behind him, has Pat Mahomes surpassed Tom Brady, Drew Brees, and Aaron Rodgers and more.
Trouble In Cleveland (Hour 1) : 9/23/19
Stephen A. and Max react to Daniel Jones' stellar debut, debate what's most wrong with the Browns and react to Antonio Brown's release from the Patriots.
Hour 2: More AB Fallout: 9/20/19
Stephen A., Max, Troy Vincent and some surprise guest debate the latest with Antonio Brown, the greatest athletes in HBCU history and more!
Hour 1: Magic Johnson & Troy Vincent: 9/20/19
Stephen A., Max., Magic Johnson and Troy Vincent debate if Jalen Ramsey should want to be traded, Jamal Adams' fine and the team to beat in the East.
Hour 2: End Of An Era?: 9/19/19
Max and Stephen A. are joined by Damien Woody to debate if Odell or Aaron Donald need a bigger game, Mahomes versus Lamar Jackson matchup and if it's the end of Payton-Brees.
Hour 1: Working it Out?: 9/19/19
Stephen A. and Max discuss if the Jags and Jalen Ramsey can work it out, Jamal Adams calling out the NFL and if parity is gone in the NFL?
Hour 2:Curry on KD: 9/18/19
Stephen A. & Max react to Steph Curry's comments on Kevin Durant, debate how Colin Kaepernick can get back into the NFL, and Paul Finebaum joins to talk CFB.
Hour 1: Moving On: 9/18/19
Stephen A. & Max react to the Giants moving on from Eli Manning, question if the Jags can repair the relationship with Jalen Ramsey, and more on Cam Newton's injury.
Hour 1: : 9/17/19
Stephen A., Max, Ryan Clark and Dan Orlovsky discuss how we should feel about the Browns, potential suitors for Jalen Ramsey and how much pressure is on Mike Tomlin.
Hour 2: How Far Can Browns Go?: 9/17/19
Stephen A., Max and Marcus Spears talk about the Browns and their Super Bowl potential. They also discuss which teams should call Colin Kaepernick. Plus, Rockets owner Tilman Fertitta discusses James Harden's place among the NBA's elite.
Hour 1: MNF Recap: 9/17/19
Stephen A., Max, Ryan Clark and Dan Orlovsky discuss how we should feel about the Browns, potential suitors for Jalen Ramsey and how much pressure is on Mike Tomlin.
Hour 2: Brandon Marshall : 9/16/19
Stephen A. & Max react to Antonio Brown's debut, and react to Big Ben being out for the season. Former NFL WR Brandon Marshall joins for this hour!
Hour 1: Dak or Carson?: 9/16/19
Stephen A. & Max debate if they would take Dak Prescott or Carson Wentz right now, question if the Saints are done without Drew Brees, & are the Seahawks Super Bowl contenders.
Hour 2: Upset Alert: 9/13/19
Max and Stephen A. debate the Packers vs. Vikings matchup Sunday, if the Cowboys should be on upset alert against Washington and Tim Tebow joins the show.
Hour 1:Dangerous: 9/13/19
Stephen A. and Max discuss if they're losing faith in Cam Newton, Odell's recent comments on Gregg Wiliams and if the Patriots are making a mistake with AB playing this week.
Hour 2: Being Elite: 9/12/19
Max and Stephen A. debate KD's comments on being the GOAT, if Kyler Murray can be an elite QB and what's more important for the Cowboys, offense or defense.
Hour 1: Images: 9/12/19
Stephen A. and Max discuss if Antonio Brown has tarnished his image beyond repair, if health is the only issue with Cam Newton and if there is pressure for the Steelers Week 2.
Hour 2: Loving Basketball: 9/11/19
Stephen A. and Max debate what should New England do with Antonio Brown, KD's comments with the Wall Street Journal and Paul Finebaum joins the show.
Hour 1: Discussion: 9/11/19
First Take is joined by Ryan Smith to discuss Antonio Brown's recent allegations, give reaction to the lawsuit and talk Carson Palmer's comments on Dak taking less money.
Hour 2: Feeling Bad: 9/10/19
Stephen A. & Max question if we should feel bad for the Dolphins' players, what does wearing a watch during the game say about OBJ and more.
Hour 1: Drama Season: 9/10/19
Stephen A. & Max debate if Deshaun Watson will be better than Drew Brees this season, react to the Raiders' win, and if the Antonio Brown drama is now over.
Hour 2: More On Brown: 9/9/19
Stephen A. Smith & Max Kellerman debate if Lamar Jackson proved he is a better passer and agent Drew Rosenhaus joins to talk about Antonio Brown and more.
Hour 1: From Oaktown To Beantown: 9/9/19
Stephen A. Smith & Max Kellerman react to Antonio Brown joining the Patriots, debate if the Browns are over-hyped and discuss how impressive was the Cowboys' win.
Hour 2: AB Latest: 9/6/19
The crew is live from Dallas to preview the Cowboys' home opener against the Giants. They also react to the latest AB drama and Hall of Famer Terrell Owens joins the show.
Hour 1: Live From Dallas: 9/6/19
The crew is live from Dallas to preview the Cowboys' home opener against the Giants. They also recap the Packers win over the Bears. Cowboys legend DeMarcus Ware joins.
Hour 2: Super Bowl Predictions: 9/5/19
Stephen A. & Max react to OBJ practicing with Colin Kaepernick. The guys also give their Super Bowl predictions. Plus, heavyweight champ Anthony Ruiz Jr. joins the debate.
Hour 1: Game Day: 9/5/19
Stephen A. & Max preview tonight's NFL game. They also question if the Cowboys should be concerned giving 'Zeke Elliott $50M guaranteed. Plus, should the Raiders have fined AB?
Hour 2: Heisman Favorites: 9/4/19
The crew debates this year's favorites for the Heisman Trophy. Plus, AFC West predictions and can 'Zeke can lead the Cowboys to the Super Bowl?
Hour 1: 'Zeke Signs: 9/4/19
Damien Woody and Max Kellerman discuss Zeke's extension, who won the deal and if Carson Wentz or Jared Goff will live up to their massive contracts.
Hour 2: The Return: 9/3/19
Max and guest debater Damien Woody react to the latest Zeke Elliott news, Paul Finebaum joins to talk college football and former NFL RB Clinton Portis joins to talk NFL.
Hour 1: New Captain: 9/3/19
Max and guest host Damien Woody talk the latest in Zeke Elliott news, can Jacoby Brissett be the franchise QB in Indianapolis and more.
Hour 2: Cloudy Or Shady?: 9/2/19
Damien Woody and Marcus Spears debate the impact LeSean McCoy will have in Kansas City, actor Miles Brown joins to talk basketball and Paul Finebaum talks CFB.
Hour 1: Practice Makes Perfect?: 9/2/19
Damien Woody and Marcus Spears talk Cowboys, question if it was a mistake for Aaron Rodgers not to play this preseason and question if the Dolphins are tanking.
Hour 2: Live with the Legends: 8/30/19
Stephen A. and Max welcome Tim Tebow, John McEnroe and Chris McKendry to the set to discuss Josh Gordon's return to New England, Trevor Lawrence's skills and much more.
Loco for CoCo: 8/30/19
Stephen A. and Max interview the parents of 15-year-old phenom CoCo Gauff. They also debate if Emmitt Smith or Jerry Jones is right about 'Zeke's holdout and much more!
Hour 2: CFB Week 1 Approaches : 8/29/19
Stephen A. Smith & Max Kellerman talk to Andre Ward about this weekend's fight, to David Pollack about this week in college football and more. Plus, Stephen A. lays out his top 5 RBs in the NFL.
Hour 1: Point Of No Return?: 8/29/19
Stephen A. Smith & Max Kellerman question how bad it would be for the Cowboys if Ezekiel Elliott doesn't return until the playoffs and debate who they'd rather have in their prime: Kobe or Shaq.
Hour 2: Derrick Henry: 8/28/19
First Take debates if Kobe's comments on Shaq were fair or foul, Stephen A's top WR's for 2019 and Derrick Henry joins the show.
Hour 1: Trend or Exception : 8/28/19
Stephen A. and Max discuss more of Big Ben and Antonio Brown's dirty laundry, if Luck's retirement a trend or exception and if Cam Newton is overrated or underrated.
Hour 2: The Goats: 8/27/19
Stephen A., Will Cain, Marcus Spears and Jamal Adams debate if Serena is the GOAT, who is the GOAT college QB and if the Jets have the pieces to improve this season.
Hour 1: You Mad?: 8/27/19
Stephen A., Will Cain, Damien Woody, Ramona Shelburne and Natalie Diaz debate if the Colts' players should be upset with Andrew Luck, the NBA 5 years after Donald Sterling and more!
Hour 2: Who's To Blame?: 8/26/19
Will Cain and Stephen A. debate who's to blame for Luck's retirement, if the Cowboys can win the Super Bowl and who is under the biggest microscope in the NFC West.
Hour 1: Luck Retirement : 8/26/19
Stephen A. and Will Cain react to Andrew Luck retiring, if Colts fans booing was fair or foul and Aaron Donald joins the show.
Hour 2: CFB Storylines: 8/23/19
Stephen A., Max, Ryan Clark and Paul Finebaum debate if Daniel Jones should start week 1, what are the biggest stories in college football and much more!
Hour 1: Proving Them Wrong: 8/23/19
Stephen A. Smith and Max Kellerman debate if Pat Shurmur should call out the critics of Daniel Jones, what to expect from Cam and Brian Flores' message to Kenny Stills.
Hour 2: Harden vs. The Media: 8/22/19
Stephen A. & Max question if LeBron should do anything for Carmelo. They also react to James Harden's comments about media and the MVP race, among other topics.
Hour 1: 'Melo Out: 8/22/19
Stephen A. & Max respond to Royce White's comments on LeBron & Carmelo, question if Antonio Brown or the Steelers are under more pressure and more.
Hour 2: Everything's Bigger: 8/21/19
Max and Stephen A. determine if Dak or Zeke should be more upset, if Tom Brady's importance to the Pats has been overrated and what is the Lakers' biggest issue.
Hour 1: Picking Sides: 8/21/19
Stephen A. and Max debate which side they are on between Jerry OR Zeke, Odell's recent remarks and Mel Kiper Jr. joins the show to discuss his big board for the 2020 NFL Draft.
Hour 2: Returning Power: 8/20/19
Domonique Foxworth and Stephen A. debate how should Zeke feel about Jerry's comments, Jimmy Garropolo's preseason performance and Rotimi joins the show.
Hour 1: Sorry Not Sorry: 8/20/19
Stephen A. and Domonique Foxworth discuss if Jerry owes Zeke an apology, if Jay Z deserves the benefit of the doubt and what impact will this drama have on AB's legacy.
Hour 2: Jerry's Jab: 8/19/19
Stephen A. & guest debater Marcus Spears react to Eric Reid's comments, talk about the Antonio Brown situation, Jerry Jones' dig at Zeke Elliott, and more.
Hour 1: Reid Between The Lines: 8/19/19
Stephen A. & guest debater Marcus Spears discuss the latest with Antonio Brown, question why Josh Gordon keeps getting chances, & Stephen A. responds to Eric Reid.
Kyler Murray Or Lamar Jackson: 8/16/19
Domonique Foxworth & Will Cain debate if Kyler Murray or Lamar Jackson is more intriguing, what does Boogie Cousins' injury mean for the Lakers next season & more.
Hour 2: Renegade: 8/15/19
Max and Stephen A. debate more on Eric Reid's comments towards Jay-Z, if the Lakers will regret not hiring Ty Lue and should the Eagles have doubts about letting Foles walk.
Hour 1: Something's Baking: 8/15/19
Stephen A. and Max discuss if they agree with Baker's comments, Lamar Jackson versus Aaron Rodgers matchup tonight and if Eric Reid has a point about Kaepernick.
Hour 2: Anything Left To Prove: 8/14/19
Max and Stephen A. debate why Roc Nation and the NFL partnered up, Greg Popovich's comments on Colin Kaepernick and what do Aaron Rodgers and Matt LaFleur have to prove this season.
Hour 1: A Part Of The Problem? : 8/14/19
Stephen A. and Max discuss if Antonio Brown will be a problem or solution for the Raiders, if the Colts should be concerned about Luck and John Mara's recent comments.
Hour 2: Tyson Fury: 8/13/19
Stephen A. and Max are joined by Damien Woody, Will Cain and Tyson Fury to debate the Warriors, Zeke's holdout and a Fury vs Wilder rematch.
Hour 1: Worth The Drama?: 8/13/19
Stephen A. and Max debate if AB will be worth the drama, the NCAA's Rich Paul rule and Adam Schefter stops by to talk fantasy football.
Hour 2: Best Duo In The NBA: 8/12/19
Will Cain and Stephen A. debate who will be the best duo in the NBA this season, if Gruden should be defending Antonio Brown and Daniel Cormier joins the show.
Hour 1: Helmet Holdout: 8/12/19
Stephen A returns and discusses with Will Cain if Antonio Brown should be allowed to wear his helmet, if Dak should get paid 30 million per year and more.
Hour 2: Priorities: 8/9/19
Will Cain and Ryan Clark debate how the Cowboys should prioritize signings, assess the performances of Kyler Murray and Dwayne Haskins last night and Rick Ross joins the show.
Hour 1: Giant Problem: 8/9/19
Ryan Clark and Will Cain discuss if the Giants have a QB controversy, if the Browns will live up to the hype and will Tom Brady will be in a different uniform this season.
Hour 2: The Backs Of New York: 8/8/19
Max Kellerman and Ryan Clark react to Colin Kaeprnick's video, debate if Le'Veon Bell or Saquon Barkley will have the better year and more.
Hour 1: Full Of Regret? : 8/8/19
Max Kellerman and Ryan Clark question if Antonio Brown will regret going to the Raiders, react to Kevin Durant's comments on his injury and more.
Hour 2: Who Comes First: 8/7/19
Max Kellerman and Ryan Clark debate if Dak or Zeke should be paid first, who is the Michael Jordan of the NFL and if Wentz or Foles will have the bigger impact this season.
Hour 1: Running Back Market: 8/7/19
Ryan Clark and Max Kellerman discuss if Zeke's contract should set the market for running backs, biggest take on 'Rich Paul Rule' and Rodgers concern with joint practices.
Hour 2: Luck's Hype: 8/6/19
Max Kellerman and Ryan Clark debate why so many quarterbacks make more than Tom Brady, if Andrew Luck has lived up to the hype and more!
Hour 1: Kobe's All-Decade Spot: 8/6/19
Max Kellerman and Ryan Clark debate who Dak needs more, Zeke or Amari, if Kobe belongs on the All-Decade team and Freddie Kitchens' latest comments.
Hour 2: Caving In: 8/5/19
Max Kellerman, Ryan Clark and Doug Baldwin debate David Griffin's comments on LeBron James, if Ezekiel Elliott or the Cowboys will cave first and if Rob Gronkowski or Antonio Brown leaves a bigger void to fill.
Hour 1: Setting New Trends: 8/5/19
Max Kellerman, Ryan Clark and Doug Baldwin debate if Tom Brady is setting new trends, if the Warriors are underrated and how concerned the Raiders should be about Antonio Brown's feet.
Hour 2: Reaction Time: 8/2/19
Stephen A. Smith & Max react to the sit down with Carmelo Anthony, talk Jerry Jones' latest comments on Zeke Elliott's contract and more.
Hour 1: Carmelo Anthony Exclusive Interview: 8/2/19
Stephen A. Smith sits down with Carmelo Anthony for an exclusive interview about what went wrong in Houston, Anthony's basketball legacy and where he goes from here.
Hour 2: Learning Leadership: 8/1/19
Max and Stephen A. debate if there are five receivers ahead of OBJ, can Baker jump into the elite QB convo and how much is on the line for Big Ben.
Hour 1: Setting The Market: 8/1/19
Stephen A. and Max discuss if there is a problem with the Cowboys' stance on running back market, if Rodgers or Mahomes has more to prove and Brady's comments on contract.
Hour 2: Not Quite No. 1: 7/31/19
Stephen A. and Domonique Foxworth react to Odell Beckham, Jr. not being ranked as the best WR by NFL Network and DeAngelo Williams joins the show to discuss other NFL topics.
Hour 1: Just Got Paid: 7/31/19
Stephen A. and Domonique Foxworth react to Michael Thomas' new contract, talk to Damien Woody about Ezekiel Elliott & the Cowboys and debate who is better: Pat Mahomes or Aaron Rodgers.
Hour 2: Baker or Lamar?: 7/30/19
Charly Arnolt, Stephen A., Dominique Foxworth and DeAngelo Williams talk about Baker Mayfield and Lamar Jackson and which young QB is more important to his team. They also discuss where Jalen Ramsey should rank among the NFL's best and more.
Hour 1: Zeke's Holdout: 7/30/19
Charly Arnolt, Stephen A., Dominique Foxworth and Adam Schefter discuss Zeke's contract holdout with the Cowboys, if Anthony Davis needs to win a championship and much more.
Hour 2: Filling The Voids: 7/29/19
Stephen A. and Hall of Famer Michael Irvin debate if the Steelers will fill the holes left by Antonio Brown & Le'Veon Bell and much more.
Hour 1: : 7/29/19
Stephen A. Smith and guest host Hall of Famer Michael Irvin talk discuss Ezekiel Elliott and the Cowboys, ask will the Browns win the Super Bowl this year and whether or not Aaron Rodgers should be open to criticism.
Hour 2: B-AD For The NBA: 7/25/19
Max & guest host Marcus Spears react to Steve Kerr's criticism of Anthony Davis, question if Zeke Elliott is the best RB in the NFL & Nick Saban joins to talk football.
Hour 1: Battle For LA: 7/25/19
Max & guest host Marcus Spears talk to Jalen Rose on whether the Clippers can steal LA from the Lakers, debate if they'd rather have Newton or Wentz and more.
Hour 2: Will The Pats Miss Gronk: 7/24/19
Marcus Spears and Booger McFarland debate if Aaron Rodgers can work with his new coach, if the Patriots will miss Gronk and if Andrew Luck or Cam Newton have more pressure.
Hour 1: Living Up To The Hype: 7/24/19
Marcus Spears and Booger McFarland debate if the Browns can live up to the hype, how the NBA can fix tampering and if the Chiefs are a lock for AFC title game.
Hour 2: Lakers' Path to Finals: 7/23/19
Stephen A. & Max debate if the Lakers would be favorites with Andre Iguodala and also talk NFL with Marcus Spears and Booger McFarland.
Hour 1: Giant Issues: 7/23/19
Stephen A. & Max debate if Odell Beckham Jr. is right to feel disrespected. Plus, they discuss when the Giants will become a contender again and if Carson Wentz is a top 10 QB.
Hour 2: Booger McFarland: 7/22/19
Stephen A. & Max question if Kawhi Leonard played the Lakers, talk to Booger McFarland about the NFL and Stephen A. gives his top five NBA duos.
Hour 1: Cowboy Forever?: 7/22/19
Stephen A. & Max react to Le'Veon Bell's Instagram rant, question if Baker Mayfield or Pat Mahomes will have more success this season & will Zeke Elliott be a Cowboy forever?
Hour 2: Jerry's Jab: 7/19/19
Max & guest Ryan Hollins debate if Jerry West took a shot at the Lakers, question if KD will return from injury as a better player and much more.
Hour 1: Tyreek Hill Ruling : 7/19/19
Max & guest host Ryan Hollins debate if Matt LaFleur or Aaron Rodgers have more pressure on them this season, react to the NFL's ruling on Tyreek Hill's incident and more.
Hour 2: LBJ & Rich Paul: 7/18/19
Max & guests Domonique Foxworth & Ryan Hollins question if LeBron & Rich Paul's relationship is a good thing for the NBA, debate if Kawhi is a great leader & more.
Hour 1: CP3 Still Elite?: 7/18/19
Max & guests Domonique Foxworth & Ryan Hollins debate if Chris Paul is still an elite player, question if the Celtics are a threat in the East & more.
Hour 2: NFL Expectations: 7/17/19
Max & guests Domonique Foxworth & Ryan Hollins talk to Louis Riddick about his NFL expectations this year, Keyshawn Johnson says if Jason Garrett is a top 10 coach & more.
Hour 1: Baker's Biggest Concern : 7/17/19
Max & guests Domonique Foxworth & Ryan Hollins debate if Harden or Westbrook need to adjust their playing style, what's Baker Mayfield's biggest concern and more.
Hour 2: Top $: 7/16/19
Max and Ryan Hollins discuss if they want to see Chris Paul on the Lakers, what is the ceiling for the Texans and who deserves top dollar between Zeke and Dak.
Hour 1: Worth The Max?: 7/16/19
Ryan Hollins and Max Kellerman debate if Ben Simmons is worth the max, Lakers expectations and what should the Warriors do with D'Angelo Russell.
Hour 2: Leading The Lake Show: 7/15/19
Max Kellerman and Ryan Hollins question who the leader of the Lakers is now. Plus, Keyshawn Johnson joins to talk Steelers, Dak Prescott's contract situation and more.
Hour 1: Finals Or Bust: 7/15/19
Max Kellerman and guest Ryan Hollins debate if its Finals or bust for Giannis, question if the Harden/Westbrook pairing will work in Houston and much more.
Hour 2: Best Duo In The NBA: 7/12/19
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!
Hour 1: Rocket Man: 7/12/19
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.
Hour 2: Short Deals : 7/11/19
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.
Hour 1: Who Runs LA: 7/11/19
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.
Hour 2: Power Play: 7/5/19
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.
Hour 1: RJ vs Zion: 7/5/19
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!
Hour 2: Kyrie or Steph: 7/4/19
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!
Hour 1: Kendrick Perkins: 7/4/19
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!
Hour 2: KD's Deal: 7/3/19
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.
Hour 1: All About The Benjamins : 7/3/19
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.
Hour 2: Should Kawhi Join LA: 7/2/19
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?
Hour 1: Kendrick Perkins: 7/2/19
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.
Hour 2: Who, What, When, Where, Kawhi?: 7/1/19
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.
Hour 1: KD --> BKN: 7/1/19
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?
Hour 2: Best Fit For LA: 6/28/19
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.
Hour 1: Cleared Up: 6/28/19
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.
Hour 2: NBA Free Agency: 6/27/19
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.
Hour 1: KD To ?: 6/27/19
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.
Hour 2: Julian Edelman: 6/26/19
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.
Hour 1: NBA Free Agency : 6/26/19
Max & Stephen A. question what the 76ers should do with Jimmy Butler, should the Celtics try to sign Kemba Walker, and more.
Hour 2: Rack Em Up: 6/25/19
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.
Hour 1: Giannis MVP: 6/25/19
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.
Hour 2: Amari Cooper & Trae Young: 6/24/19
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.
Hour 1: Closed Window: 6/24/19
Stephen A. and Max discuss what should be Kawhi's biggest deciding factor, if the Rockets championship window has closed and much more.
Hour 2: Rodman & Iguodala: 6/21/19
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.
Hour 1: Zion The Superstar: 6/21/19
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.
Hour 2: Marvin Bagley III: 6/20/19
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.
Hour 1: Darius Garland: 6/20/19
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.
Hour 2: Cam Reddish: 6/19/19
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.
Hour 1: Houston We Have A Problem: 6/19/19
Stephen A. & Max react to the latest Rockets drama, question if the Lakers will be in the Finals next season, and more.
Hour 2: Shaquille O'Neal: 6/18/19
Max & Ryan Hollins react to Kendrick Perkins' criticism of Steph Curry, plus Shaquille O'Neal joins the show to talk all things NBA.
Hour 1: Beard Feared : 6/18/19
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.
Hour 2: Having A Ball: 6/17/19
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.
Hour 1: The Brow Goes To LA: 6/17/19
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.
Hour 2: Dynasty Over? : 6/14/19
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.
Hour 1: NBA Finals Headlines: 6/14/19
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.
Hour 1: Kendrick Perkins: 6/13/19
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.
Hour 2: X-Factor: 6/13/19
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.
Hour 2: All Alone: 6/12/19
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.
Hour 1: Down Durant : 6/12/19
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?
Hour 2: Game 5 Recap: 6/11/19
Stephen A. and Max discuss how does KD look today, if Toronto fans should be ashamed for cheering and how was Kawhi's performance.
Hour 1: Down Goes KD: 6/11/19
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.
Hour 2: Finals Game 5 Preview: 6/10/19
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.
Hour 1: PK Subban : 6/10/19
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.
Hour 2: Durant Down: 6/7/19
Stephen A., Max, Austin Rivers and E40 debate Doc Rivers' tampering, Carson Wentz's new deal and when KD will play again.
Hour 1: Pressure Packed: 6/7/19
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.
Hour 2: Klay Or KD? : 6/6/19
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.
Hour 1: Sympathy for Curry? : 6/6/19
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.
Hour 2: Under Pressure: 6/5/19
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.
Hour 1: MC Hammer: 6/5/19
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.
Hour 2: Curry Finals MVP?: 6/4/19
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.
Hour 1: Live From The Bay: 6/4/19
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.
Hour 2: Iggy Or Steph? : 6/3/19
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.
Hour 1: Road Warriors: 6/3/19
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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