Marc Gasol said that leaving the Raptors for the Lakers in free agency was "tough" and that "I wasn't sure I was going to be able to be the player that they needed me to be there in order to win [another title]."
2020 ScheduleAll times ET
- 8/10W 124-121
- 8/13L 136-122
- 8/18L 100-93
- 8/20W 111-88
- 8/22W 116-108
- 8/24W 135-115
- 8/29W 131-122
- 9/4L 112-97
- 9/6W 117-109
- 9/8W 112-102
- 9/10W 110-100
- 9/12W 119-96
- 9/18W 126-114
- 9/20W 105-103
- 9/22L 114-106
- 9/24W 114-108
- 9/26W 117-107
- 9/30W 116-98
- 10/2W 124-114
- 10/4L 115-104
- 10/6W 102-96
- 10/9L 111-108
- 10/11W 106-93
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First Take 2nd Hour: Which NBA team improved themselves the most, is there an NBA duo better than LeBron & AD, plus, reaction to Nick Saban contracting covid-19 again, and a Ravens-Steelers preview
Max & Kendrick Perkins debate which NBA team made the best trades this offseason, plus, is there a better NBA duo than LeBron and Anthony Davis? Ryan Clark joins to react to Nick Saban being out for the Iron Bowl after contracting covid-19, and the guys debate if losing to the Ravens would be a big deal to the Steelers. Also, does Calvin Johnson belong in the NFL Hall of Fame?
Rams look like Super Bowl contenders after their MNF win over the Buccaneers, the guys discuss... The Lakers make a weekend full of moves... off on Monday, the guys finally react... Rams analyst Kirk Morrison calls in and talks about the great offensive game Monday night of the Rams...
NBA All-Time Leading Scorer Kareem Abdul Jabbar joined in the first hour. Plus, what's Dabo's big beef with FSU and is it a bad look.
The Bucs struggled again and it's on Tom Brady. Did the Steelers finally leapfrog the Chiefs on Max's NFL Power Rankings? Phillip Rivers has played the best of any QB to change teams. Max looks at the Lakers' offseason and asks if they're better than last year.
Tom Brady struggles again. Is this on Brady or Coach Arians? Do you trust Brady in the moment of truth? Rams are true contenders. Kendrick Perkins answers if this year's Lakers team is stronger than last year and if the Clippers improved at all. Max says it's too late for the Eagles to bench Carson Wentz because 'He's Finished!' Callers agree with Max that Wentz is done.
Spend your afternoon with Jalen & Jacoby as the guys discuss Brady's rough night vs. the Rams, Montrezl Harrell's reason for choosing the Lakers over the Clippers and break down the Celtics’ offseason. Plus, 2-time Grammy Award winning producer Hit-Boy stops by the show.
Jay Williams joined the show for his weekly spot talking all things NBA.
First Take hour 1: Tom Brady looks bad in Bucs loss, Lakers looking like favorites to repeat and where Harden should want to play next.
Stephen A, Max and Jeff Saturday debate if we can still trust Tom Brady and the Bucs, if the Lakers moves have made them a favorite to repeat and where James Harden should want to play next.
Reigning Sixth Man of the Year Montrezl Harrell, speaking for the first time since signing a two-year, $19 million deal with the Lakers, called switching L.A. teams a "business decision" and said he didn't believe the Clippers wanted him back.
The reigning Sixth Man of the Year and one of the newly signed Lakers, Montrezl Harrell joins Mason & Ireland to discuss signing with the reigning champions.
Mason & Ireland react to the all the free agency moves made by the Lakers including a surprise player calling in and prepare you for the Rams vs Bucs on Monday Night Football
Steve Mason & John Ireland are excited about all the moves that Rob Pelinka made. Dennis Schroder, Wes Matthews, Montrezl Harrell, plus the return of KCP and Markieff Morris! Mase admits he was wrong about Pelinka after seeing the moves he's made in free agency. The guys get ready for the big Monday Night Football game between the Rams and Bucs. Plus, a late surprise as one of the newest Lakers, Montrezl Harrell calls into the show!
Rachel Nichols, Kendrick Perkins, Zach Lowe and Jackie MacMullan sort through all the winners and losers from free agency this weekend. PLUS we discuss the max extensions from the 2017 draft class: Jayson Tatum, De'Aaron Fox, Donovan Mitchell BUT no Bam Adebayo yet.
Spend your afternoon with Jalen & Jacoby as the guys discuss Mahomes' late game heroics in Vegas, the Saints dominating without Brees and the Titans running over the Ravens. Plus, the Lakers are the rich getting richer.
Markieff Morris re-signed with the Lakers on Monday.
Zach and Chris Herring of 538 discuss the winners and losers of the NBA's wild offseason.
Keyshawn Johnson, Jay Williams, and Zubin Mehenti begin hour three wondering how the NBA allowed the Lakers to retool that quickly. The new additions to the roster, most recently Marc Gasol, can help them repeat as champions. Brian Windhorst joins the show to discuss what we can expect to see in the remaining offseason. Do the Raiders have the scheme to beat the Chiefs?
As the NBA world waits to know more about the future of Giannis Antetokounmpo, Brian Windhorst, Ramona Shelburne and Tim Bontemps discuss the flurry of roster moves made over the past few days and how they may alter the landscape of the 2020-21 season.
The Lakers and center Marc Gasol have agreed on a two-year deal, sources told ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski and Zach Lowe.