The Rockets trading James Harden for Kyrie Irving would be a bad move - Stephen A. | First Take

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2 ай мурун

Stephen A. Smith, Max Kellerman and Jay Williams debate whether the Houston Rockets should demand that the Brooklyn Nets include Kyrie Irving in a trade package for James Harden.
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JJ skyflyer
JJ skyflyer 2 күн мурун
I love hearing people thinking allowed after trades have been done and big boobs have been made most of the stuff they're saying makes more sense than the trade itself it's going to be interesting to see how Brooklyn is but it's very sad they dismantled that team there was some really great players all together in one place I think all they really needed was Kyrie and Durant all there and everybody healthy to see how they were going to be because that never
JJ skyflyer
JJ skyflyer 2 күн мурун
James Harden is spectacular during the regular season and then all of the expectation and pressure of the playoffs is too much for him. Kyrie Irving is inconsistent and just not a general good teammate and the guy has little Hissy Fits. The trade has been done we now have three superstars on one team and we will have to see who makes the sacrifice
Ryan Posadas
Ryan Posadas 13 күн мурун
Max was trying his hardest to hide that Covid lol
kiddo
kiddo 25 күн мурун
i really hate this jay williams guy.
biriani khabo
biriani khabo 29 күн мурун
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David Junto
David Junto Ай мурун
Using initials as nicknames is a fad that will pass, hopefully soon.
Ichie Agu
Ichie Agu Ай мурун
Stopped watching when I heard "KI"
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Christopher Smith
Christopher Smith Ай мурун
Kyrie isn’t a 4.5 star player. Most overrated
Reason For Living
Reason For Living Ай мурун
Down vote bc Jay Will on the show.
Reason For Living
Reason For Living Ай мурун
I hate seeing Jay Will. GET HIM OFF THE SHOW!
Chris Parker
Chris Parker Ай мурун
The Rockets wouldn’t make that trade even if James Harden left them his beard
Jason Redhorn
Jason Redhorn Ай мурун
Kyrie and 2 first round picks for Harden
Zendaya Rose
Zendaya Rose Ай мурун
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Step by Step Photography and Video
Step by Step Photography and Video Ай мурун
"KI" is too close to AI, please Jay Williams, please
Leslia12 Ownersa21
Leslia12 Ownersa21 Ай мурун
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Honey Badger LX
Honey Badger LX Ай мурун
Only KI I know is the shooter from Chicago not no Kyrie Irving!
Ray Manning
Ray Manning Ай мурун
Man look im a lifelong Rockets fan...i live in Htown.....the media can dream up a James Harden KD reunion all they want.....the fact of the matter is that the Rockets have NO INTEREST in what Brooklyn is offering them for Harden....period.....not even Kyrie because of his availability issues....to the point where they are not even answering the phone for the Nets at this time.....so if they want Harden...they gonna have to get a 3rd team involved to satisfy the Rockets demands......and at this point....Houston basically has stopped ALL Harden and Westbrook trade negotiations and is ready to run it back another year with those two.
Pierre Labriel
Pierre Labriel Ай мурун
No one: Not a single soul: Max Kellerman everyday the past 3 days: “Kobe you’re a 5K diamond...”
Fat Panda
Fat Panda Ай мурун
Just call him "Kyrie" like everybody else, KI corny af
trey graham
trey graham Ай мурун
Literally Nobody: Jay Williams: Referring Kyrie as "KI"
Nick Roles
Nick Roles Ай мурун
Jay Will is so corny lol “KI” is the worst and most forced sounding nickname ever. Relax dude.
John John
John John Ай мурун
If they trade Kyrie then there is only one way it ends... Mfer retiring and becoming a full time preacher
Stan Sole
Stan Sole Ай мурун
Jay Will is so corny lol “KI” is the worst and most forced sounding nickname ever. Relax dude.
Eronita Costa
Eronita Costa Ай мурун
Impossible
carterthee3rd
carterthee3rd Ай мурун
It amazes me that the “former teammate” angle is being used once again with James Harden.. Russell Westbrook was a former teammate, and is currently a teammate.. yet they talk about the two of them like the relationship went bad. (Bad or not they likely looked at the league around them and figured, if this team is paying the two of us, and we aren’t enough, we aren’t going anywhere..) BUT this is the same group of clowns talking about KI🤣 and KD like they are best buddies. Laughable. Irving was nothing special before LBJ came back home.. leaving that team erased him from any relevance. Durant couldn’t get anything done before joining the enemy (GS), I expect less of him now. Goofy KD practically joined a championship team in the last two minutes of the game. Rings are real, but not much to speak on.. means less than his run in OKC.
carterthee3rd
carterthee3rd Ай мурун
0:29 “Graduated” A graduation typically follows success.. he isn’t capable of being the main guy.. no graduation necessary, he flunked out.
Ayinde Hiss
Ayinde Hiss Ай мурун
When did ben simmons become 4 1/2 star NBA player max? they didnt wven put Damina lillard name up in the discussion wth
kis012ger ;lut'noh
kis012ger ;lut'noh Ай мурун
Max trying so hard to hide his covid
Jayson Raphael Murdock
Jayson Raphael Murdock Ай мурун
Irving is a dumpster fire mentally.
Cassandra Williams
Cassandra Williams Ай мурун
Literally Nobody: Jay Williams: Referring Kyrie as "KI"
Mimi Vaskov
Mimi Vaskov Ай мурун
Max literally says the same thing everyday 😂😂😂
Writer Man1
Writer Man1 Ай мурун
I would love for Kyrie to come to the West after all of that trash talking that he did about LeBron and then have to face him possibly in the playoffs. So he can get exposed and eliminated.....
Shyt Brick
Shyt Brick Ай мурун
Didn't even watch. Not going to happen. Nets would lose KD as well. Forget the only reason he went there was to play with "KI" (Thanks comment section)
Azariah Bedford
Azariah Bedford Ай мурун
It's about titles not eagles check it at the door
Rich Hop
Rich Hop Ай мурун
This would be hilarious because kyrie did so much brown nosing to jump on kd's back so he could show up lebron and face the Lakers in a finals battle, only for the whole plan to be detoured and he gets traded lmao
Rich Hop
Rich Hop Ай мурун
This would be a smart move for Brooklyn, bad move for Houston, kyrie is self destructible
Christian Meneses
Christian Meneses Ай мурун
For me there’s 6 stars and the only players who are a 6 star players are kawhi lebron and Kevin durant for me a six star is they come into your team and make you great make you winners 2 way players for me kawhi durant and lebron are different level to everybody else they can do almost everything
Justin Ace
Justin Ace Ай мурун
Max trying so hard to hide his covid
JADiaz10
JADiaz10 Ай мурун
I can see that three team trade Max talked about but instead of Ben, it’s Embiid. Russel n Ben makes no sense as teammates so Embiid would be a far better fit. Houston needs a big too. Philly can get LeVert, Dinwiddie n a pick from each organization.
Legs Dimon
Legs Dimon Ай мурун
She is so much better than Molly!
Daniel Medina
Daniel Medina Ай мурун
Jay Williams: “Ki” Everybody else: 😒
Darrell Pierce
Darrell Pierce Ай мурун
Kyrie n boogie once upon a time would've been a great combo
fanny Rodriguez
fanny Rodriguez Ай мурун
Literally Nobody: Jay Williams: Referring Kyrie as "KI"
Maitrik p
Maitrik p 2 ай мурун
Everybody in this planet: Kyrie Irving Jay Williams: KI
William MacDonald
William MacDonald 2 ай мурун
Kylie would not show up in Houston. Bad story
tec738caf ;dik'fac
tec738caf ;dik'fac 2 ай мурун
Max Kellerman's NBA “Star System” (5) ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐: MVP (4) ⭐⭐⭐⭐: All-star (3) ⭐⭐⭐: Starter (2) ⭐⭐: Rotation (1)⭐: Ryan Hollins🤣
Mr. Balawis
Mr. Balawis 2 ай мурун
The only big three i want to see is Kevin Durant, James Harden and Russel Westbrook in a sub par team.
SkinCarver
SkinCarver 2 ай мурун
Players have become such greedy cry babies over the years it's turned off a lot of fans.
Shiraz
Shiraz 2 ай мурун
BAM! Kyrie goes to the Rockets lol
Mitz Claros
Mitz Claros 2 ай мурун
Nets can't trade irving for harden
Marc Cioffi
Marc Cioffi 2 ай мурун
Why on earth would the nets trade Kyrie if they want to win a championship with him and KD.. makes zero sense
Valentin Huerta
Valentin Huerta 2 ай мурун
They should probably trade them know what if gosh forbid westbrook or harden gets hurt they're screwed and half to keep them on a bad contract.
Carlo Gambino
Carlo Gambino 2 ай мурун
If that happens Kyrie will Become a laker
Michael Parsley
Michael Parsley 2 ай мурун
Stephen A is Right. James harden is a better player than Erving. It's not going to be fair but whatever they say......Russell Westbrook won't win anymore with only PJ Tucker and Ben Macklemore!
LeGritty Taylor
LeGritty Taylor 2 ай мурун
Lol 😂 they’d be fine stfu this time Stephen A
Julio Algarra
Julio Algarra 2 ай мурун
Those three are so f@
Josh
Josh 2 ай мурун
Anyone else cringe every time Jay Williams said “KI”
Damien Butler
Damien Butler 2 ай мурун
Why not ask for Kyrie in return for Harden? Get as much back for trading away a star player as you can. Also Jay Will does sound cringy saying K.I. 😂😂😂
LoneMusic
LoneMusic 2 ай мурун
Max pulling out the 2k Franchise Star ratings and didn’t even shout out lol
Perry Brown
Perry Brown 2 ай мурун
Kyrie isn't taken no team to the finals. playoffs, maybe but that is as far as it gets with him.
RohanBains
RohanBains 2 ай мурун
‘Kyrie’ is the same amount of syllables as ‘KI’😂
Dinero NK
Dinero NK Ай мурун
Comment underrated
Mike Hunt
Mike Hunt 2 ай мурун
I think it’s a good move, kyrie ain’t harden can’t play together
Speedy
Speedy 2 ай мурун
I would love to see Kyrie for Harden, Kyrie will definitely retire😂
Balshem
Balshem 2 ай мурун
I hope they do trade for Harden. Nothing would make me happier than watching someone do to Irving what he does to everyone else.
Rich Porter
Rich Porter 2 ай мурун
The three of them want to play together lol How they gone break up KD and Kyrie when Kyrie made the decision from them to go to the nets
Calvin Moore
Calvin Moore 2 ай мурун
I do! I think Kyrie needs that wake up call. Should’ve stayed with Lebron 😂
The One
The One 2 ай мурун
No ones gonna mention Max’s rona coughs?
Anthony Figueroa
Anthony Figueroa 2 ай мурун
Harden to the Warriors...
Division One Basketball
Division One Basketball 2 ай мурун
JW, why are you acting like people refer to Kyrie as KI? Stop it JW, and just sit there and let MK and SAS make their points. The End!
anima099
anima099 2 ай мурун
Imagine asking Durant to go to your team, then be traded because Durant asked for Harden lmao
Marxy Marx
Marxy Marx 2 ай мурун
JW is a goof
GhettoPanda21
GhettoPanda21 2 ай мурун
I want Harden with Brooklyn ! Those three would be great together !
Playboichris
Playboichris 2 ай мурун
KI is a great nickname for kyrie 🔥
Real New York City Living
Real New York City Living 2 ай мурун
I’ll trade kiri for harden in a heartbeats, of course if you know basketball kiri is hardly on the court. Kiri is injury prone , as for James harden he’s made out of steel and can give you 45-50 games for sure.
John Nelson
John Nelson 2 ай мурун
The nets should trade him.
Dylan Kelly
Dylan Kelly 2 ай мурун
Kyrie irving is better than james harden easily more efficient and clutch and is a winner short memories here
6familyfirst
6familyfirst 2 ай мурун
Sign Giannis right after!!!! Keep Russ there and grab Serge too and have MELO and Rondo come off the bench
Blake
Blake 2 ай мурун
Trading the one man that kept their team alive for a dude that was broke the whole season..Nani!!!!
Bailey Mallchok
Bailey Mallchok 2 ай мурун
You know. I’m not a huge fan of these “super teams” but I’ve noticed that they really open up the floor for younger guys to maximize their potential, so I think overall they’re doing a good thing.
Ramon Anzures
Ramon Anzures 2 ай мурун
Ide do it. Kyrie is toxic to teams get rid of him now and keep the other pieces instead of trading em away
Phillip Gater
Phillip Gater 2 ай мурун
Let harden play with KI and make Westbrook play big and play with kI
Apple Teck
Apple Teck 2 ай мурун
Did you say dimwit?
Lee Kasselman
Lee Kasselman 2 ай мурун
Steven A bias opinion Smith
TFD Don
TFD Don 2 ай мурун
So he’ll say “Kevin Durant” but refer to Kyrie Irving as “KI” I hate this dude.
Thomas Devon
Thomas Devon 2 ай мурун
A 5 star player should be able to take you to the finals
Andy Farrell
Andy Farrell 2 ай мурун
Kyrie would retire lol
just a guy
just a guy 2 ай мурун
Max logic doesnt make sense, as much as basketball is a star drivin league, teams win chips, so splitting a gold to smaller nuggets to create team and later bring in another star, is not a failed move
Mally richards
Mally richards 2 ай мурун
I love KD so much I hope he comes back from this injury and wins a title and finals MVP
Tyler Holland
Tyler Holland 2 ай мурун
I’m gonna be honest I don’t want Harden on my team no matter the circumstance. Three very ball dominate players with strong personalities and a new coach who hasn’t coached in his life. Yeah no thank you
Keith Hailey
Keith Hailey 2 ай мурун
Blake griffin victor Oladipo and Sabonis Ben Simmons ja morant
smurfx
smurfx 2 ай мурун
omg that would be hilarious if kyrie gets traded before ever getting to play with durant.
Adam Suleiman
Adam Suleiman 2 ай мурун
This may be the most disliked/detested big three the league may ever have. Everyone except Nets fans will be rooting hard against this squad. Looking back at Miami's big three, people disliked them only for LeBron's stupid "Decision." But I think everyone still appreciated Wade and Bosh. Can't wait to hate this team!
Emmanuel Tafari
Emmanuel Tafari 2 ай мурун
How much help does kd need to take down lebron 💀
brock dickens
brock dickens 2 ай мурун
Kyrie would retire lol
Doug Cronin
Doug Cronin 2 ай мурун
You good max
mubeen abdul
mubeen abdul 2 ай мурун
Jay try'na sound cool n start a new nickname🤦🏽‍♂️
Jason West
Jason West 2 ай мурун
Man said K.I wagwan for this dude 🤣🤣🤣 but im with max on this one. 3 way trade if nec
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