‘KD hasn’t been KD!’ - Stephen A. wants Kevin Durant to step up for DeMarcus Cousins | First Take

  • Published on Apr 17, 2019
  • Stephen A. Smith is adamant that Kevin Durant must step up his game for the Golden State Warriors against the LA Clippers in the NBA playoffs now that DeMarcus Cousins is sidelined with a left quad injury.
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  • Dr. Lesia the Preacha

    SCHOLARSHIP needed:

  • Alexander 3 Face
    Alexander 3 Face Month ago

    This will be the BEST 2Nd round of NBA playoffs in the history of the game when you look at it from both sides East and West and the BEST part is people said the warriors broke the NBA....NO the warriors made the NBA the most competitive it's Ever been the warriors created Harden and the Rockets the Warriors made LeBron play so great the east lost so much to him they got better draft picks and when he left how many west stars went to the East? It's all because of the warriors that this happened and I want to thank them for that and if K.D leaves with all the money hes making and the legacy this warriors team has built he's going to no longer be in my All-Time favorites and he's top 5 right now on my all-time starting list but Duncan didn't leave Tony didn't leave Manu and Them boys didn't leave and left a dynasty don't come here to win a couple and leave please KEVIN DURRANT Keep pushing the game and keep this dynasty alive and win 7 rings you become greatness like HIS-AIRNESS Great...Them Lakers built dynasty with Kareem and Magic and them boys y'all need to do the same in the Bay...Magic considered the one of if not the greatest PG. Ever Kareen All-Time leading scorer in some pros eyes the greatest player ever James Worthy is a top 5 Small forward All-Time and that's just those 3 those guys stayed together and built the Lakers into THE LAKERS So do the same in the Bay cement your legacy fam You Steph Klay Draymond and Boogie can be the greatest dynasty since the Lakers and Create better players by people wanting to beat you just like how MJ became who he is cuz he wanted to win and them champions drove him to that

  • Alexander 3 Face
    Alexander 3 Face Month ago

    *Stephen A. Voice*

    DRAYMON is BETTER THAN BOOGIE?!?!?! That is Laughabley moronic and feloniously blasphemy 😑😑😑😑😑😑😑

  • Jan Letang
    Jan Letang Month ago

    Max is right, this time

  • Dead Pool
    Dead Pool Month ago

    Stephen A should just stfu and stop rambling

  • SagiCorn T
    SagiCorn T Month ago

    Can't stand Steven at all..🤮. Fuck him

  • iGetBuckets
    iGetBuckets Month ago

    lol y’all just fucked up

  • If it's in the Word Then it's in the word

    Now that KD blew the Clippers out.... Watch this panel change their toon..... AGAIN!!!!!

  • roberto3196
    roberto3196 Month ago +1

    If KD doesn't do well and takes a night off then the Warriors still have a good shot at winning a game. If Lebron or Kawhi or even a guy like Derozan takes a night off, their team has no shot at winning the game. That's the difference.

  • OSN’s old broken controller

    here after he dropped 40....all i can do is laugh lmao.

  • Lone Wolf
    Lone Wolf Month ago

    C'monna !!!!!!!!!!...when he is quiet you criticise him, when he 'mans' up ya'll complain like a bitch.....he is doing just fine !! you go KD !

  • Futurestar
    Futurestar Month ago

    As long as KD dnt go to the lakers ppl gonna be fine but I want him to go to the lakers & I’m speaking it into existence

  • Chris V.
    Chris V. Month ago

    For once they’re both right

  • Marquis Lester
    Marquis Lester Month ago

    Max is so right

  • klevdavful
    klevdavful Month ago

    Ha ha ha ha ha I'm one of the most coveted players in the league , win or not I leave y'all gone have to change time es for next season if u gsw

  • invictus thraxx
    invictus thraxx Month ago

    The media is about to make KD drop 50 on the clippers

  • If it's in the Word Then it's in the word

    I can't believe these guys and how they flip flop so much. You know good and well that KD is going to single-handedly destroy these clippers. Every time the lawyers lose one game in the playoff they act like they're going to lose the series or not make it to the finals oh, this happens every year and what has been the results? Warriors championship

  • andrew marks
    andrew marks Month ago

    Boogie says he doesn’t want to be called boogie. #Respect the boogie. Give way to the boogie.

  • Geno Bourn
    Geno Bourn Month ago

    KD do your thing! SAS is not in your shoes! You know that you don't cater to or entertain SAS will!

  • The Punisher
    The Punisher Month ago +1

    They disrespect kd so much on espn I’m tired of it

  • DwadeFL4SHMV3
    DwadeFL4SHMV3 Month ago

    Why doesn’t KD get nearly the scrutiny Lebron gets if y’all want him to be the next greatest. Imagine if that was lbj putting up the performance KD put up in game 2. But if KD does end up putting up a 35 pt performance sooner or later everyone’s gonna say he’s the goat. What about all the games when he’s not the best player on the court. Lebron’s never allowed to have those type of games but when KD has it no one bats an eye.

  • Roc420 Mr. Slowboogy

    Kerr get too much credit. It shows how good he is when you allow your king of all king teams to lose after being up 30. When the team is full of allstars...exactly how good do the coach have to be??..

  • Virgil R
    Virgil R Month ago

    Max made an #excellent point!

  • Roc420 Mr. Slowboogy

    Everybody been calling him Boogie for so long I literally had to think about what was his first name

  • transcendbeyondallunderstanding please

    Warriors will need to be the Warriors of last year with Cousins. They were great then and they need to return.

  • Jamon Jarman
    Jamon Jarman Month ago

    I wonder if KD is setting up his exit strategy from GS. Let's remember, some say he did the same thing a few years ago when the Thunder lost the 3-1 lead they had on GS. If the Thunder had won that series then it would have made it harder for Durant to leave OKC.

  • Rob Will
    Rob Will Month ago

    KD is Superman , Superman is Super when necessary! Playoffs baby The Cape comes out. Also The Dubbs got a sleeper cell! #25 McKinney not sure how he spells his last name but splash Brother # 3

  • Shammond Thomas
    Shammond Thomas Month ago

    Molly literally sits there and watches them argue everyday lmaooooo. I'd love that job

  • Cal Schmidt
    Cal Schmidt Month ago

    Lmao imagine thinking you're the best getting mindfucked by Pat.

  • Manuel Consuelo
    Manuel Consuelo Month ago

    Beverly should think hes playing basketball fuck him off

  • Ronnie Dozier
    Ronnie Dozier Month ago

    I agree with Max. I think more pressure is on Bogut than Livingston but it’s the same really. KD better come with it tonight tho 💪🏾💪🏾

  • Shotta FrmDaSiders
    Shotta FrmDaSiders Month ago

    He gone

  • kim alonzo
    kim alonzo Month ago +1

    I have never been a KD fan EVEN when he was with OKC. Having said that, I am glad I am not a professional player of his caliber bc these sports analysts are confidence busters. The noise they generate about shyt they will NEVER KNOW ABOUTOR DO in their LIFETIMES is ridiculous. And this is why I sometimes watch the game with the volume muted. And strangely enough, so does my dad. Sometimes. listening to these MOFOs is TOOOOO much and it ruins the game for me. Especially ANY game with Chris Webber, UGGGHHH.

  • No Talker
    No Talker Month ago

    I don’t think y’all know why you even watch these videos on the daily is because they say some stupid shit everyday lmao that’s the whole point if they say the obvious they won’t get views. Controversy attracts

  • Dinauste Muhammed
    Dinauste Muhammed Month ago

    He started that crap at the end of the regular season now it Carrie's over into the post season. Why? He was paid off. It costs something and if he does not want to pay. It end up being what we see. If they win another ring remains to be seen.

  • kester neptune
    kester neptune Month ago

    i agree with them on this one, KD need to step up, he been acting childish whole season n like he refuse to realize playoffs has started kmt, he need to go back to what people know he can do..

  • Los Ganns
    Los Ganns Month ago

    Max the answer is KD bruh lol you sound stupid as hell. cant even watch the rest of this yall have a good day

  • Michael Broyles
    Michael Broyles Month ago

    I'm a diehard Lakers fan outside of Kobe KD has always my 2nd favorite player. Max is giving him a complete pass here?. KD is arguably the best player in the world. It's unacceptable the way he's played??. Patrick Beverly is a great defender no doubt about that. But there's no way in hell he should be able to do anything with KD??.. MJ Kobe even Lebron would have destroyed Patrick Beverly Doc would have been known that was not a smart coaching decision.

  • New Legacy Sports
    New Legacy Sports Month ago

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  • Rodman Drake
    Rodman Drake Month ago

    This has to be the dumbest take SAS has ever had. We know what KD is they just don't want to realize it. KD showed us the last two years in the playoffs, not Curry or Klay.

  • Justin Flores
    Justin Flores Month ago

    Curry is the key

  • Justin Flores
    Justin Flores Month ago

    Kd is not in lebron level

  • KING SO's SHOOTA #IWillSlapCashNasty

    kd a little BITCH MADE NIGGA🐍🐍🐍🐍🐍🐍🖕🏼🖕🏼🖕🏼🖕🏼🖕🏼🖕🏼🖕🏼🖕🏼🖕🏼🖕🏼🖕🏼🖕🏼🖕🏼🖕🏼🖕🏼🖕🏼🖕🏼🖕🏼🖕🏼🖕🏼🖕🏼🖕🏼🖕🏼

  • King Godly
    King Godly Month ago

    I don’t like how everybody is just counting out the Celtics like they won’t make the finals, the only reason they didn’t make it last year was because LeBron James Smacked That Ass, and now he gone, The only team that I feel like the Celtics Can’t Beat Are The Warriors And Toronto, Toronto Because Kwahi Might Be Too Much Of A Problem On Both Sides Of The Court.Kyrie Would Have To Put The Team On His Back For About Two Games

  • Thahresa J
    Thahresa J Month ago

    Can’t he just hve a bad game ..Geesh

  • Duckrockerz4life
    Duckrockerz4life Month ago

    Max hella disrespectful to boogie, boogie imo key piece in this season playoff run because gsw dont have proper bigs now they cant stop a 6ft9 280lb lbj or a AD in the post, a lamarcus aldridge or a clint capela because when boogies there he can pound the glass and he can give speed bumps to big dudes pounding... kd a stick figure man getting out muscled by a 3ft tall patrick beverley lol they need boogie imo because iggy to small

  • Jacob Basilio
    Jacob Basilio Month ago

    Kd is not under pressure. Wtf is sas talking about we still yet to discover who he is? Last 2 finals series he put a dagger through lebron's heart - that's who he is, a cold blooded assassin

  • Prince smith
    Prince smith Month ago

    Why are they blaming kd his offense is not the greatest right know but his defense is outstanding Klay is one to blame his shooting from range is not good

  • Nor Priest
    Nor Priest Month ago

    Gary Payton and Dennis Rodman would own today's league.
    Players today are so soft mentally.

  • A VC
    A VC Month ago

    He did something he knows he gonna get caught for

  • Dwain Trent
    Dwain Trent Month ago

    Stephen A Smith is never correct with anything he says or prediction of games

  • Tmxney Taylor
    Tmxney Taylor Month ago

    And when gsw win in 5 no one will care

  • John mac
    John mac Month ago

    They were up 31points why not just give the clippers credit for the comeback smh

  • Dylan N
    Dylan N Month ago

    It's pretty simple. This is a combination of players just straight up bricking and slacking on d.
    Then you have steve Kerr. Low key his fault as well.
    Just like any coach. When you have that many all-stars. You're up 31. You rest your all-stars. You throw in some 2nd unit shit to develop them as you go along in the playoffs. You can tell after cousins is injured...kerr tried a few newer lineups. It all made sense until the fucking clippers were within 13 points.
    How the fuck do you not throw back in your line up and make sure KD gets in his 18 shots. What the FUCK is that shit? You're a great coach. You took them out at the right time but your team couldn't hold the lead so now lets get serious...
    So now you get serious with KD in and you want to FUCK around with a 4 foul KD while KD is playing DEFENSE?
    IF KD is in there with 4 fouls in the 4th quarter. Use him for what he fucking is. An ISO FUCKING GOD.
    Stop that fucking nonsense and force his ass to get the last 15 fucking points. You tell him to go do it in the final how many minutes and he gets fouled out cause of offensive fouls?
    Ok fuck heads. No curry and the line up when you see your lead slipping away.
    No KD offensive iso game when you DECIDE not to throw curry in?
    Yo curry runs that fucking offensive you FUCK nut. KD ISO his ways to wins you FUCK nut.
    If you don't rely on that and HAVE BAD DEFENSE GOING ON. Why the FUCK would you play spurs ball?
    Since the FUCK when did spurs ball helped the warriors when they have curry and kd? What the FUCK?
    You rest curry so he doesnt have to play more minutes but then now you're giving up a game so that 7 minutes you saved curry ended up fucking being A WHOLE FUCKING GAME. Holy fuck.
    Like i said. Low key super bad coaching.
    lmfao Give me that 31 lead and i can assure you i'd coach the warriors into that win. There is no fucking way. Kerr just relied on his fucking luck. No respect and you have lou williams coming off the bench for the clippers who can smash any teams defense if he's on fire. If lou is on fire. There is no fucking defense stopping him. No one to guard his ass cause he's like kyrie. He throws up shots. Not consisent but when it is....look what fucking happens. What the fuck steve kerr lol
    anyways fuck the warriors. This loss is embarrassing. fuck the warriors.
    Sry cousins i hope you recover and become better then ever but fuck the warriors.

  • Yung Magic
    Yung Magic Month ago

    If this was Kenton , Stephen A would be screaming his lungs out

  • Martyvyx
    Martyvyx Month ago

    Bruh they saying pat a dog n kd a long ugly ass cat

  • SquirrelyBlake
    SquirrelyBlake Month ago +1

    Stop NOW with spamming Stephen A. Smith and Linus Tech Tip videos on TVclip Trending!

  • Andy W
    Andy W Month ago

    I'll tell what kds problem is.... keep it down to a dull roar though.
    He missin his homies.

  • Jacob Bourquin
    Jacob Bourquin Month ago

    Celtics to the Finals, heard that Max

  • Jeremy Balizenter
    Jeremy Balizenter Month ago

    Why is this show so hard to watch after watching Undisputed?

  • RM Viagem
    RM Viagem Month ago

    Are you serious! What makes Stephen A feel like he has the gift to impress athletes game play. LOL I can see if it was Magic, Bird or Shaq

  • Luis Ceja
    Luis Ceja Month ago

    Someone gave him "ojo" (the evil eye) he wont be the same until he comes and see's me to take that away from him only I can cure him!!! Get a hold of me K.D 1(509)379-6906 leave text messge

  • How Life Goes
    How Life Goes Month ago


  • DFamPlayZ
    DFamPlayZ Month ago

    It’s thunderstruck all over again

  • monopolova
    monopolova Month ago +1

    Can’t wait for Bucks to dethrone Warriors

  • Mr Untouchable
    Mr Untouchable Month ago

    Warriors about to wax that ass the next 3 games lol

  • Josue Beauchamp
    Josue Beauchamp Month ago

    Surprised max didn’t fart again

  • lenny ash
    lenny ash Month ago

    when did he pass LBJ i must have missed it stephen a. i never seen LBJ in the last 10 years be locked down in the playoff's

  • Eric Paguia
    Eric Paguia Month ago

    Chris paul already walked out before the interview started😂

  • Eric Cartman
    Eric Cartman Month ago

    #12 on trending street

  • KD BurnerAccount
    KD BurnerAccount Month ago

    Kd gonna show up when u need him trust me. Y’all forgot in his 2nd nba finals against lebron he averaged 35 points and hit the biggest shots possible. Curry gonna be curry until it’s time to win a championship and that’s when kd will be most needed

  • K06E
    K06E Month ago

    Would be fun to watch them get bounced in the first round and watch the clippers win the chip 🤣

  • jlacsinasr
    jlacsinasr Month ago

    step up for boogie please boogie was just a bonus joining the warriors

  • Katakuri
    Katakuri Month ago

    Max said three are under pressure he then proceeds to name half the starters and two bench players lol

    THE BIG BOSS Month ago

    Did someone see snapchat talking about Maxx farting in middle of the show?😭🤣🤣

  • Tory
    Tory Month ago

    So his Bestfriend being Killed don't mean Nothing?

  • Ethan Po
    Ethan Po Month ago

    how that SAS didn't realize the problem isn't about Pat Bev
    its about KD already mentally out of GSW
    he just doesn't care about this Playoffs no more
    that's why KD hasn't been KD

    MONK MONEY Month ago


  • Dale Winston
    Dale Winston Month ago

    Funny how the preasure is on him but quick to say bum curry is the most important on the team

  • Jr reynolds
    Jr reynolds Month ago

    beverly dismantles durant

  • eKo Toxic
    eKo Toxic Month ago

    Anyone else see Curry go for the putback at 5:40?

  • Jeff Léger
    Jeff Léger Month ago

    People, take it easy. The media is every super star best advisor. These guys want KD to step up. They mean well. KD gotta step up!

  • Jay Laws
    Jay Laws Month ago

    Kevin Durant been playing like playoffs hasn’t started. Curry out here playing his ass off.

  • Bobby Jones
    Bobby Jones Month ago +1

    KD could go out too and them boys would still win it all. Most pressure is on steph cause he carries the team every game

  • JPCustomGuitars
    JPCustomGuitars Month ago

    Guys stop calling him Boogie. No one in the real world calls him Boogie.

  • Sometimesithinkiseethem


  • Luke
    Luke Month ago

    Because somebody shut him down, Stephen A.

  • James S
    James S Month ago

    Patrick Beverly using the dark side of the force to fucc with KD's head like a Sith Lord

  • Redman 2000
    Redman 2000 Month ago

    KD better tighten up... cause if they clear this round Houston not going to be playing no mind games...

  • Broccoli Fan
    Broccoli Fan Month ago

    If KD steps up to push champion for Warriors, he would definitely take "Best player" title from LeBron.
    Max got his points, Boogie has minimal impact to Warriors. Boogie didn't come to season games until early this year.
    The core in Warriors is indeed composed of Green, Iggy, Curry, Thompson, and Livingston. KD is just layer guarantee to Warriors.
    This playoffs will be very interesting. Keep watching this drama.

  • Jin Kazama
    Jin Kazama Month ago

    You all should be motivating clippers not the stacked all star team

    IDIEILIK Month ago


  • Linguine
    Linguine Month ago

    This was a good change. Not yelling everywhere. A nice discussion.

  • William Fout
    William Fout Month ago

    'Seinfeld' and the lo-flo shower heads: "I'm not KD!"

  • Yash Gowda
    Yash Gowda Month ago

    Golden state should just straight up blow the clippers in there home to redeem themselves

    YRK.HARRIS Month ago

    Could he be “THUNDERSTRUCK”

  • The Ladies Man
    The Ladies Man Month ago

    KD conflicted about something. All over his face and body language. What it is is unclear.

  • Navam Rantunga
    Navam Rantunga Month ago

    Patrick Beverly now: NBA player, 10 years later: worst psychiatrist

  • chad graham
    chad graham Month ago

    Somebody tell Molly to shut the hell up! She forces her way in the debate when there is no need for her input. She didn't even say that much in this segment but her voice still get on my last nerve.

  • Dre M
    Dre M Month ago +1

    Omg ESPN is so pathetic .....one minute he's the best player in the world....now he needs to blah blah....was this the same man who won 2 conservative finals mvp....am done