First Take

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


Hour 2: East Mode

Stephen A. Smith and Kendrick Perkins debate if the 76ers or the Nets have more at stake after the All-Star break. Later, Stephen A. reacts to the College Football Playoff staying with four teams through the 2025 season. The guys give their predictions on who will win this weekend’s slam dunk contest and tell us which player they wish was participating in the event. Stephen A. and Kendrick debate which team will win the East. The crew talk about who the most under-appreciated all-star is and if the Celtics are a threat to win the East. 


 2022-02-18  45m