Max on the Rockets giving James Harden 'space'. Mychal Thompson drops by to ask why Lamar isn't on Max's list as best young QB and how many championships the Lakers can win with LeBron and Anthony Davis. Max takes us through Sunday's action with the NFL Whip Around. Belichick will coach circles around Lynn. More on Rams and Cardinals (Goff vs Murray).
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Jared Goff about to get benched? Who do you trust more right now, Jared Goff or Kyler Murray? Ryan Clark trusts Kyler Murray more than Jarred Goff. Can the Steelers challenge the Chiefs? Too late for Sam Darnold? Jay-Z is the most influential rapper of all-time
Dan, Mina Kimes & Pablo Torre question if Stephen Silas is playing it right by giving James Harden space and will people believe in the Browns if they beat the Titans. And, do you trust the Rams or Cardinals more?
Spend your afternoon with Jalen & Jacoby as the guys discuss the ongoing saga with Harden in Houston, Giannis doesn't mind taking a back seat for stars to join the Bucks, no more random weed testing in the NBA, plus a preview of the fight between Errol Spence Jr. and Danny Garcia.
First Take 1st Hour: Are Baker and the Browns for real, can we trust Murray over Goff, who is better than the Seahawks, and should James Harden stay with the Rockets?
Stephen A. & Max debate if the Browns are really good this year, question if they would trust Kyler Murray or Jared Goff more, discuss what teams could be better than the Seahawks, and talk about if James Harden should stay in Houston to play with John Wall.
Rockets coach Stephen Silas said Thursday that he is giving disgruntled star James Harden "space" as the 2020-21 season nears.
Courtney Cronin fills in for Fitz and joins Spain to talk about the NFL MVP race, whether the Steelers are the favorites in the AFC & what it’s like to cover a team during COVID times. Plus, volleyball legend Gabby Reece joins the show, Ramona Shelburne on the latest NBA trades and signings and Mina Kimes on Sam Darnold, how the NFL is handling COVID and her assist on “Who Wants To Be A Millionaire.”
Tony Kornheiser and Michael Wilbon discuss the Steelers’ win, Wall and Westbrook trading places and Paul George’s comments.
The blockbuster trade between John Wall and Russell Westbrook has officially been completed. Find out if our very own H-Town native is a fan of the move, and if this makes Harden want to stay.
Tony Reali and the national panel discuss the Lakers extending Anthony Davis and LeBron James and the trade between the Wizards and Rockets.
Rachel Nichols, Adrian Wojnarowski, Richard Jefferson and Kendrick Perkins break down the Westbrook-for-Harden trade AND the Lakers new contracts with LeBron James and Anthony Davis. Plus, we play a round of BS or Real Talk about Paul George.
Dan and Bomani question if the Steelers' record is misleading and if there was a winner in the Russell Westbrook for John Wall trade.
Max explains how the Lakers continue to stay on top of the NBA generation after generation. KC Joyner the Football Scientist tells us why it's best to play in a tough division is you want to win a Super Bowl plus some Fantasy Football advise. Hear why Mike Tomlin isn't happy about the win vs the Ravens. Max talks about how Mike Tomlin isn't happy despite the win...they also got a raw deal with the rescheduling. Max's Last Take on the Westbrook for Wall trade.
Spend your afternoon with Jalen & Jacoby as the guys discuss AD and LeBron's new deals with the Lakers, Russell Westbrook and John Wall trading places, Paul George's comments on the Clippers' collapse and if they believe in the undefeated Steelers.
Max talks about AD signing a new deal with the Lakers. How many rings does he need to be the greatest PF ever? Keyshawn Johnson isn't surprised by the AD signing but how many rings does he expect from the Lakers? Who wins the Westbrook-Wall trade? Max thinks the Wizards have the 2nd best backcourt. Callers debate LeBron vs Jordan
The guys discuss the Westbrook-Wall trade and what it means for the Nets, Knicks and the rest of the Eastern Conference. Plus, the curious case of Lamar Jackson.
John Wall said goodbye to Washington after his trade to the Rockets.
Stephen A. and Max discuss if LeBron or AD was the bigger signing for the Lakers, trade swap for Russell Westbrook and John Wall, and if this was a good or bad win for the Steelers.
The Russell Westbrook-John Wall trade just made the East even tougher. Plus, is James Harden definitely on his way out?
Keyshawn Johnson, Jay Williams, and Zubin Mehenti begin hour three discussing the breaking news of the Lakers resigning Anthony Davis to a five-year $190 dollar contract. What does this mean for the Lakers moving forward and the rest of the West? Adrian Wojnarowski joins the show to discuss that deal, and what to make of the Rockets and Wizards trade.
Zach and Howard Beck discuss the Russell Westbrook-John Wall trade and the Lakers' stars re-upping, then Atlanta coach Lloyd Pierce comes on to talk about the team's work registering Georgia voters in this election cycle -- plus the new-look Hawks.