Stephen A‘s complicated relationship with Kevin Durant throughout the years | NBA on ESPN

Stephen A. Smith’s thoughts and opinions on Kevin Durant have fluctuated over the years — from praising KD’s MVP season with the Oklahoma City Thunder, to making critical comments following Durant’s decision to join the Golden State Warriors, and leading up to his latest decision to join the Brooklyn Nets in free agency. ✔ Subscribe […]

Kevin Durant told Thunder he wasn’t leaving before joining Warriors – Stephen A. | First Take

Stephen A. Smith shares reports that Kevin Durant did not get along well with Golden State Warriors coach Steve Kerr, leading to KD joining the Brooklyn Nets. Despite Durant’s denial, Stephen A. also reports that KD told Russell Westbrook and other Oklahoma City Thunder teammates that he was staying the night before flying to the […]

Baby Stephen A. reacts to the Knicks missing out on Kevin Durant, Kyrie Irving | ESPN

Stephen A. Smith’s reaction to the New York Knicks missing out on Kevin Durant and Kyrie Irving in free agency. ✔ Subscribe to ESPN+ https://plus.espn.com/ ✔ Get the ESPN App: http://www.espn.com/espn/apps/espn ✔ Subscribe to ESPN on YouTube: http://es.pn/SUBSCRIBEtoYOUTUBE ✔ Subscribe to ESPN FC on YouTube: http://bit.ly/SUBSCRIBEtoESPNFC ✔ Subscribe to NBA on ESPN on YouTube: http://bit.ly/SUBSCRIBEtoNBAonESPN […]

Warriors should sign Kevin Durant, trade him after 2020 NBA playoffs | Stephen A. Smith Show

Stephen A. Smith lays out a scenario in which the Golden State Warriors sign Kevin Durant, then trade him to where he wants to go after the 2019-20 season. However, Stephen A. does not think that is in KD’s best interest and details a path that the superstar can take. ✔ Subscribe to ESPN+ https://plus.espn.com/ […]

The Splash Brothers bought the Warriors time, not the series – Richard Jefferson | First Take

Richard Jefferson admires Steph Curry and Klay Thompson’s effort to overcome Kevin Durant’s Achilles injury and lead the Golden State Warriors to a Game 5 victory, but RJ still says it’s only a matter of time until the Toronto Raptors close out the series. #FirstTake ✔ Subscribe to ESPN on YouTube: http://es.pn/SUBSCRIBEtoYOUTUBE ✔ Subscribe to […]

Kawhi didn’t make the right play in the final moments of Game 5 – Stephen A. | First Take

Stephen A. Smith admits Kawhi Leonard didn’t have enough airspace to take the final shot of Game 5 of the 2019 NBA Finals, but is critical of his decision making by failing to find an open teammate. #FirstTake ✔ Subscribe to ESPN on YouTube: http://es.pn/SUBSCRIBEtoYOUTUBE ✔ Subscribe to ESPN FC on YouTube: http://bit.ly/SUBSCRIBEtoESPNFC ✔ Subscribe […]

KD was ‘hell-bent’ on proving he has heart, but wasn’t ready for Game 5 – Stephen A. | First Take

Stephen A. Smith reports that Kevin Durant wanted to prove critics wrong by playing Game 5 despite being advised by former Oklahoma City Thunder teammate Kendrick Perkins not to play. #FirstTake ✔ Subscribe to ESPN on YouTube: http://es.pn/SUBSCRIBEtoYOUTUBE ✔ Subscribe to ESPN FC on YouTube: http://bit.ly/SUBSCRIBEtoESPNFC ✔ Subscribe to NBA on ESPN on YouTube: http://bit.ly/SUBSCRIBEtoNBAonESPN […]

If Kevin Durant doesn’t sign with the Knicks, James Dolan should sell | Stephen A. Smith Show

Stephen A. Smith thinks the New York Knicks are in trouble with the sudden threat of the Brooklyn Nets in free agency. Stephen A. goes on to say that if the Knicks cannot land Kevin Durant, then James Dolan should sell the team. ✔ Subscribe to ESPN on YouTube: http://es.pn/SUBSCRIBEtoYOUTUBE ✔ Subscribe to ESPN FC […]

The Warriors have ‘nothing to worry about’ if Klay and KD come back – Stephen A. | SC with SVP

Stephen A. Smith credits the Toronto Raptors for playing great team basketball in Game 3 to go ahead 2-1 vs. the Golden State Warriors in the NBA Finals. Stephen A. says DeMarcus Cousins was “a huge disappointment” in Game 3 when the Warriors needed him most as they were missing Klay Thompson and Kevin Durant. […]

KD could get free pedicures and massages every day if he joined the Knicks! | Stephen A. Smith Show

Stephen A. Smith gives his best sales pitch for Kevin Durant to sign with the New York Knicks ahead of 2019 NBA free agency, saying KD would get whatever he desired courtesy of James Dolan. ✔ Subscribe to ESPN on YouTube: http://es.pn/SUBSCRIBEtoYOUTUBE ✔ Subscribe to ESPN FC on YouTube: http://bit.ly/SUBSCRIBEtoESPNFC ✔ Subscribe to NBA on […]