First Take

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


Hour 1: Heat Edge 76ers

JJ Redick, Tim Legler, and Keyshawn Johnson talk about the Heat defeating the 76ers on Monday. The guys debate if the Celtics can win Game 2 without Marcus Smart, what is standing in the way of the Suns winning a title, and more. Bart Scott joins the show to discuss if the Cardinals can make the playoffs despite DeAndre Hopkins facing a six-game suspension for next season. Cavaliers Coach J.B Bickerstaff joins the show to debate if more is expected from James Harden with Joel Embiid out and if the Heat are slept on as title contenders.

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 2022-05-03  51m