Stephen A.: KD looks bad attacking Kendrick Perkins on Russell Westbrook’s night | First Take

  • Published: 10 January 2020
  • Stephen A. Smith says he feels bad about calling Kevin Durant’s decision to join the Golden State Warriors the “weakest move” by an NBA superstar following KD’s Twitter beef with former Oklahoma City Thunder teammate Kendrick Perkins.
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  • Jay Tillah
    Jay Tillah  4 days back

    You know what’s funny if Kd had joined the spurs with kawhi and won people will still hate never satisfied 💯

    • De'Onte Smith
      De'Onte Smith  5 days back

      Big perks started it

      • Malcolm Nicholas
        Malcolm Nicholas  5 days back

        How many nba final westbrook took okc by his self p

      • ToTheTop Trez
        ToTheTop Trez  6 days back

        Eveeyone know kd is better than westbrook? Stfu

        • Jaiquan Rivera
          Jaiquan Rivera  1 weeks back

          When bron bron went to Miami he never had super shooters around him like the worriers had so stop comparing them💯❗️🤦🏻‍♂️

          • CapoDonDiggy
            CapoDonDiggy  1 weeks back

            Stephen A....LeBron and KD situationi are totally different no matter how you try to spin a similarity...

            • Emery Plummer
              Emery Plummer  1 weeks back

              Westbrook is OKC all time leader in points assist and rebounds. He has to be OKC all time greatest player.

              • Jovanca McCoullough
                Jovanca McCoullough  1 weeks back

                Max is absolutely RIGHT... a weak move! That's KD legacy🤦🏾‍♀️

                • H H
                  H H  1 weeks back


                  • William BROWN
                    William BROWN  1 weeks back

                    Shawn Kemp is the greatest in franchise history

                    • ghetto sniper
                      ghetto sniper  1 weeks back

                      Westbrook all the fucking way.......

                      • rafael valenzuela
                        rafael valenzuela  1 weeks back

                        Warrios 73-9 before KD in ,
                        Heat 41-41 Before the big 3 formed

                        • Real&SeriousTv !
                          Real&SeriousTv !  1 weeks back

                          Has Stephen a adressed that clippers win over Lakers Christmas Day yet?

                          • Hitem Up
                            Hitem Up  1 weeks back

                            They did jay will dirty

                            • JackyDKnows
                              JackyDKnows  1 weeks back

                              SAS: IDk...

                              We all know that lol.

                              • Jon Doe
                                Jon Doe  1 weeks back

                                James Harden Birds stink my boo boo

                                • Jon Doe
                                  Jon Doe  1 weeks back


                                  • words wpns
                                    words wpns  2 weeks back

                                    KD is a very soft CUPCAKE

                                    • Juan Delgado
                                      Juan Delgado  2 weeks back

                                      ESPN sucks

                                      • King Kalil
                                        King Kalil  2 weeks back

                                        It's 2020 and we still got people like SAS comparing KD move to Lebron's. It's NOWHERE NEAR the same thing

                                        The Heat after their chip in 2006:

                                        - Swept by the Bulls in the 1st rd in 07
                                        - Missed the playoffs in 08 (granted Wade missed some time)
                                        - Lost to a mediocre Hawks team in 09 in the 1st rd (same team Lebron & Cavs swept)
                                        - Lost to Boston in 5 in 1st rd in 10

                                        Meanwhile KD joined a team that went to the finals and won a chip. Then they went to another finals and the second trip was on his behave. Horrible comparison

                                        • King Kalil
                                          King Kalil  2 weeks back

                                          Lebron joining Miami was his response to Boston's Big 3. Dude was basically going 1v5 those years. Those Cavs rosters were not that good. Lebron greatness just disgusted how bad they truly were (look at their seasons after he left)

                                      • Shyne
                                        Shyne  2 weeks back

                                        This girl thought she could chime in.....has she not learned from Molly 🤦🏽‍♂️

                                        • conch .
                                          conch .  2 weeks back

                                          Video ends at 6:22

                                          • D& GFilms
                                            D& GFilms  2 weeks back

                                            Stepen A just mad at perk for saying the same thing as him about kd move to Gsw. But he not getting no credict for it bc no one truly takes his nba talk serious.

                                            • UNDERACHIEVAZ
                                              UNDERACHIEVAZ  2 weeks back

                                              i think Durant felt some type of way seriously left the team high and dry to join a 73 win team who you were beating in the playoffs a week move ,Perkins just called him out..

                                              • motheo akim
                                                motheo akim  2 weeks back

                                                Stephen A smith really bored me on this one.

                                                • STYLES GAMING
                                                  STYLES GAMING  2 weeks back

                                                  5:18 FACTSSSS MAX 📢📣📣📣📣📣💯💯💯💯💯💯💯💯💯💯

                                                  • J.D.
                                                    J.D.  2 weeks back

                                                    They just cutoff J-Will. This is where I lose respect for SAS, he said what he felt about KD (a lot of which fans felt was true) then backtracks when KD's mom goes on the show (a story in its self having your mommy defend you as an adult). Now SAS will not say one derogatory thing about KD. GTFO

                                                    • Michael Briscella
                                                      Michael Briscella  2 weeks back

                                                      Durant joined a 73 win team that went to back to back chips

                                                      • Everette Sentino
                                                        Everette Sentino  2 weeks back

                                                        They did J will bogus man . Lol. I was waiting to hear what he had to say, and they cut him off lol.

                                                        • alecs williamz
                                                          alecs williamz  2 weeks back

                                                          you cant compare Lebron going to Miami to KD going to GSW.... the Heats wasn't a championship team until LeBron went there. they missed the playoff the previous few years.... KD went to the guys who beat him when they were 3-1. KD went to the team that won 2 championships the previous year and their whole roster was still around. Bad Comparison Steven A, stop sucking up to the Kup Kake

                                                          • Cheryl Naylor
                                                            Cheryl Naylor  2 weeks back

                                                            Kendrick Perkins hasn't been Kevin Durant's teammate in years, so you shouldn't be trying to use that. We.all know you will continue to try, but it doesn't even make present-day sense. If you want to talk about what went on back then, that's one thing. NEVER to be able to comment on things he's doing is a different matter

                                                            • Yongskie Felicilda
                                                              Yongskie Felicilda  2 weeks back

                                                              Russ is greatest thunder ever..

                                                              • Korvus
                                                                Korvus  2 weeks back

                                                                Durant beefing with a nikka that averaged 2 points 😂😂

                                                                • Comedy Club
                                                                  Comedy Club  2 weeks back

                                                                  KD started this whole nonsense by making fun of perks stats why tf is SAS blaming it on perk? SAS is fake af

                                                                  • Kennedy Luunzwe
                                                                    Kennedy Luunzwe  2 weeks back

                                                                    I hate to say this but I agree with Max

                                                                    • Lofty Ceesay
                                                                      Lofty Ceesay  2 weeks back

                                                                      The fact of the matter is tht, Thunder fans respect and take Westbrook as their favorite and best player in history. Regardless if KD is better player or not. Westbrook is Better than KD in the eyes of the loyal thunder fans and Westbrook deserves it.

                                                                      • Raymond Malaret
                                                                        Raymond Malaret  2 weeks back

                                                                        S.O.T.Y snake of the year

                                                                        • Sean N
                                                                          Sean N  2 weeks back

                                                                          How does LeBron name always end up in conversations when it's not about LeBron 😂

                                                                          • Trey Sanders
                                                                            Trey Sanders  2 weeks back

                                                                            Steven A always plays both sides

                                                                            • Clyde Norwood Jr.
                                                                              Clyde Norwood Jr.  2 weeks back

                                                                              We should remember that they were Seattle SuperSonics first.

                                                                              • Jeff Assassin
                                                                                Jeff Assassin  2 weeks back

                                                                                At least LeBron Didn't Join the team that beat him and had a 73-9 record unlike KD who took the easy way out

                                                                                • Bar El
                                                                                  Bar El  2 weeks back

                                                                                  Stingray you didn't cross the line so many times you a hypocrite

                                                                                  • K. Lee28
                                                                                    K. Lee28  2 weeks back

                                                                                    People try to give KD a pass for years now, but not with me. Kendrick just reinforce what Stephen A Smith said that us fans didn't have the platform for to say. "The Weakest move in NBA History by a Superstar, Fans were mad because we respected KD game and his talent Career 27ppg 4 Scoring titles, MVP he didnt need to make a move like that, it didnt help is career.
                                                                                    *Fans make the sport, no fans, no sport our record book and all-time rankings matter too.

                                                                                    SAS addressed the LeBron comparisons as well. IT'S NOT THE SAME, 2010 The Decision vs 2017 The Deception. LeBron had no team and KD had Russ, James Harden, Ibaka, Adam's, Kanter etc. and still lost is 0-6 in playoff finishes before Golden State up 3-1 2016 WCF and lost.
                                                                                    LeBron won what I call the Triple Crown 2x in a row NBA, MVP, Finals MVP, and Championship 2012, 2013. 2016 Championship cemented him as a Top 3 or 5 player all-time.

                                                                                    Russell Westbrook aka WestBEAST is Mr. Thunder and he proved that with an historic season and 2017 NBA MVP after Kevin departed and OKC beat GS in thrre first meeting I believe, and they made the playoffs.

                                                                                    • OLUWATOBILOBA FAKANLE
                                                                                      OLUWATOBILOBA FAKANLE  2 weeks back

                                                                                      Lebron was forced to leave Cleveland because the Celtics did the exact same thing 3 years earlier and formed a super team. His move is nothing like KD's KD went to the team he lost to and had a good team while Lebron was on a team full of average players, if he went to the Celtics that would be a different story

                                                                                      • Just Do It Dez
                                                                                        Just Do It Dez  2 weeks back

                                                                                        Max is right and SA is wrong.

                                                                                        • Đęmøń Fears
                                                                                          Đęmøń Fears  2 weeks back

                                                                                          Kd looks bad attacking Kendrick Perkins but Kendrick doesnt? Stfu Stephan a smith

                                                                                          • Victor Salako
                                                                                            Victor Salako  2 weeks back

                                                                                            I completely agree with everything S.A.S said. Perkins did cross the line a bit, KD took unnecessary shots and this all contributed to stealing from Russ's night. As far as who the best player to ever play for OKC is...Skill wise, size wise, KD is the best to ever wear a Thunder jersey and probably ever will be however, Russ is without question the most important player in the Franchise's history. He accomplished more as a Thunder, played there longer, has almost all the records a single player can have on a team. He saved basketball in the city of Oklahoma and if not for Russ, they would be in one of those 10 year tanking to rebuild situations i.e the Orlando Magic after Dwight left.

                                                                                            • Malik West
                                                                                              Malik West  2 weeks back

                                                                                              I like how Stephen A switches up like that. Literally as on air lebron waving was different but now has a different tune cmon man