Westbook-Harden can rival any dynamic duo in the NBA - Stephen A. | First Take

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  • Published on Jul 12, 2019
  • Stephen A. Smith and Jalen Rose agree that Russell Westbrook and James Harden will be one of the best duos in the NBA for the Houston Rockets, but Stephen A. still has questions about Mike D'Antoni.
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  • Stefano Ohaeri
    Stefano Ohaeri 2 days ago

    I'm not trying to hate but Molly should definitely take some notes here on how to be a mediator

  • vivo binayn
    vivo binayn 5 days ago

    russel WESTBOOK

  • Cicero Hobbs
    Cicero Hobbs 13 days ago

    there is some tremendous talent coming that people don't know about Oklahoma City Thunder did very well they're going for lamelo ball and LeBron James jr. Scottie Pippen son and Dennis Rodman son and don't forget Ron Artest son

  • Sewoong Hwang
    Sewoong Hwang 14 days ago

    WESTBOOK? REALLY??!

  • goodtasteification
    goodtasteification 16 days ago

    Unfortunately Westbrook couldn't get along with his own family!

  • Anonymous Trucker
    Anonymous Trucker 17 days ago

    The best duo now is Durant and Irving!

  • Chuck Moris
    Chuck Moris 23 days ago

    Players wanted out is all.. not on presti

  • tabz300
    tabz300 24 days ago

    WestBrook n The Traveller! 2 ball 🏀 hogs in 1 team!

  • STATS DONT LIE
    STATS DONT LIE 25 days ago

    NBA MEDIA now talks only about future, GREATEST OF ALL TIME. and reality comes and they cant pass the 1st round...

  • Ricky V
    Ricky V 26 days ago

    Why this nigga jalene blink so much

  • adingdingdiiing
    adingdingdiiing 26 days ago

    IT, Draymond, possibly Kuzma. All drafted after 25. Then again, Kawhi will 99.9% resign with the Raptors.

  • immasoxfanbaby
    immasoxfanbaby 26 days ago

    The new batman' and robin

  • Jeffrey Weston
    Jeffrey Weston 26 days ago +1

    Steven A an Mr Molly lol

  • Sixeagles
    Sixeagles 26 days ago +2

    Sam Presti is one of the top 5 execs in the league. WTF yal talking about

  • Jerry Killing
    Jerry Killing 26 days ago

    U ever heard of Otis Smith and the Orlando magic

  • Bale Sahagun
    Bale Sahagun 27 days ago

    Here's what I got to say about the subject matter: GOD DAMN SHES FINE!!!!!!😍🥰😍🥰😍

  • Ronald Wilson
    Ronald Wilson 27 days ago

    how would you keep presti and he'd squandered the greatest collection of talent in NBA history... start over new coach new GM

  • Zelly Prince
    Zelly Prince 27 days ago

    Dynamic Duo back together

  • real isrealite
    real isrealite 28 days ago

    Theres not enough balls in Texas for those two

  • J Baran
    J Baran 28 days ago

    God it’s refreshing to see Stephen A again.

  • Barry Machezmo
    Barry Machezmo 28 days ago

    And neither is injured or injury prone.. now all they need is some muscle men to keep the hackers at bay...

  • Kabir Bariana
    Kabir Bariana 28 days ago

    Keep Hollins off of the show please

  • Kiki Rolle
    Kiki Rolle 28 days ago

    Stephen lower your fucking voice, and I spoke to your sources, and they said your a fucking liar😂🤣

  • Wop Wop
    Wop Wop 29 days ago

    Nelly and Rick Ross on thumb nail😅😂

  • Brandon Mayweather
    Brandon Mayweather 29 days ago

    Damn she sexy

  • TOTKvng
    TOTKvng 29 days ago

    the disrespect to Melo by not getting called by Stephen A 😪😪

  • SavageShivyy _
    SavageShivyy _ 29 days ago +14

    Jalen Rose: The last guy they picked that was an all star was Russell Westbrook
    James Harden: Am I a joke to you?

    • aj daking
      aj daking 3 days ago

      James harden didn't make the Allstar team while he was in OKC. He has made the Allstar game every year since being graded, but since he didn't make it while he was there, he doesn't count.

  • brian brown
    brian brown 29 days ago

    Not true Jalen, Michael Redd was taken #41 and he made an all start game 🤔🤔🤔

  • Davonte Givens
    Davonte Givens 29 days ago +3

    Scrolling through the comments to see who else noticed Jalen Rose blinking so much

    • 2thousan9 MMIX
      2thousan9 MMIX 28 days ago

      Davonte Givens 😂😂😂😂😂😂 bruh ugly asl

  • jtbrownjtbrown
    jtbrownjtbrown 29 days ago

    Harden and Westbrook is not a dynamic duo until they play defense.

  • Brother Voodoo
    Brother Voodoo 29 days ago

    Jalen blinks like dripping water 💧💧💧💧💧

  • Anthony Wimberly
    Anthony Wimberly 29 days ago

    We can throw the Cleveland Indians in this convo!

  • watmah brown
    watmah brown 29 days ago

    I say a BIG NO to the title of this video

  • Deal Hound LLC
    Deal Hound LLC 29 days ago

    Did he say 2016? Lol

  • Taveon Wright
    Taveon Wright 29 days ago

    Jalen Rose hair line look detachable lika mf lmao

  • King Deejay
    King Deejay 29 days ago

    that bitch in the middle fine as hell

  • Michael Martinez
    Michael Martinez 29 days ago

    Best Duo in the NBA (besides Steph & Klay) is C.J. & Dame Dollar

    • Michael Martinez
      Michael Martinez 29 days ago

      LBJ - 17th year - he's done. AD - never even been deep in the playoffs - he a joke ! Irving and Durant don't exist till 2021 - so who cares - RUss and Harden already sound like an incompatible couple - two drama queens - NO WAY !!!!

      Dame and CJ is like number 2 probably gonna be number 1 this season - - if you don't know, now you know . . . !!!!

    • yung thunda
      yung thunda 29 days ago

      C.J & Dame are not even a Top 5 Duo in the League when everyone is 100% Healthy.

      In no particular Order there are: LBJ and AD, Kawhi and PG13, Steph and Klay (which you already mentioned), Irving and Durant, Russ and Harden.
      The Portland backcourt could be 6th or 7th, depending on who you ask, because some analysts even said that Giannis and Middleton are better than them, which I don't believe, but still.
      I have yet to see someone claim that C.J & Dame are top 5.

  • Lance J.
    Lance J. 29 days ago

    Presti’s biggest mistakes are trading Harden and never finding a good coach for all that talent.

  • Jason Pineda
    Jason Pineda 29 days ago

    SAS agrees a lot more agreeing with Jalen than Max.

  • Nelson Da Silva
    Nelson Da Silva Month ago

    Not in the playoffs

  • Gunk MasterFlex
    Gunk MasterFlex Month ago

    Yes!!! No molly!!!

  • Jacob Beasley
    Jacob Beasley Month ago

    UTAH BRO

  • YouYouYou**Marathon Series**

    Jalen Rose is a natural at this

  • LivinnUppsuh
    LivinnUppsuh Month ago

    Why couldn't westbrook Paul and harden play on the same team?
    😪
    See that's why I don't like the NBA
    Why would you trade Chris Paul for anyone?
    Damn it

  • Quiet Time Gaming
    Quiet Time Gaming Month ago

    Charly Arnolt is hot as fuck. I could watch her do nothing all day

  • Frank Meng
    Frank Meng Month ago

    I would be quite concerned about their ball-hogging, rebound stealing, locker room toxicity, flopping and zero defense.

  • Matic Herzog
    Matic Herzog Month ago

    Clearly coach is the problem ddddddd. Not sam presti who put all those players in okc uniform

  • Charles Henriquez
    Charles Henriquez Month ago

    OG Ryan does a great job, but there is no substitution for Mr Steven A...

  • Charles Henriquez
    Charles Henriquez Month ago

    Steven A.. Come back big bro! Please.

  • jongallin2323 Jon G

    Breaks my Heart Man...Us OKC Fans are done. Threw in the towel, selling off our Thunder Cards and collections. we are done. 😎

  • RELL RELL
    RELL RELL Month ago +9

    That woman is beautiful 😍 and better at the job than molly refreshing molly can stay home👌

    • Bale Sahagun
      Bale Sahagun 27 days ago

      I want to put her on my plate and sop her up with a biscuit 😍

  • ILL BOMBER!
    ILL BOMBER! Month ago

    SAS is a joke! Houston is DONE.

  • Thai Hoang
    Thai Hoang Month ago

    They did Jack together in OKC and they had Durant too. Imagine if Durant went to Houston for a reunion lol.

  • Dan Customer
    Dan Customer Month ago +1

    Westbrook is the one that made Harden and Durant leave OKC ! Now he's moved to Houston to destroy another good team ! Two ball Hogs can work together before they're not going to work together now !

  • Christin Soriano, Jr.

    I think the rockets main rival for playoff is clippers.

  • C. O. F Flightschool

    Naw Presto has to go! Fast

  • Steel Gray
    Steel Gray Month ago

    Harden and Russ will fit well, and the Rockets are even better now. But remember everyone, Dlo will absolutely not fit with GSW, and GSW will be borderline out of the playoffs. 🙄

  • Terrence PERKINS
    Terrence PERKINS Month ago

    Nah i dnt think so . Wont last 3 years

  • Ron Forsh
    Ron Forsh Month ago

    So you’re NOT calling for Presti’s job Stephen A.?
    Because you keep saying how no executive has had that much talent and not won a chip, etc.

  • Devon Douglas
    Devon Douglas Month ago

    Isiah Thomas was picked last n made the all star 🤷‍♂️ niggas just scared to let em ball he bring his team to the best record n this 👌to making the finals

  • junior ochoa
    junior ochoa Month ago

    Why is no one talking about the fashion choices that will be made 😬

  • John Hampton
    John Hampton Month ago +2

    Steven A. and Jalen are missing the point - no pun intended. This isn't a Sam Presti issue, the fault is the common denominator on the floor, Russell Westbrook. He's the reason why OKC doesn't have a championship to point to.

  • Eduardo Ramos
    Eduardo Ramos Month ago

    Damn Jalen is crushing the game recently. He still needs work on his smartboard skills though! LOL

  • Gonzalo Bernal
    Gonzalo Bernal Month ago

    Yeah right. Harden is a foul monkey hoping to get calls and Westbrook gets fouled because he's a scoring guard. What do you think is going to happen when Westbrook realizes he's way better than Harden and Harden has to ball hog so he can have the ball to have a fouls called in the first place? Heart and soul of play is foolhardy. Westbrook is going to be the same way that Chris Paul was. Because even if his ego is swallow down Harden has the most garbage style of basketball ever. It's a stat padder style of basketball. If Houston does anything successful is because Westbrook is there. Not because Harden. He just cried to the owners using his padded stats. I think Oklahoma got the better deal in the long run. And I think Westbrook is using this as a stepping stone to get out of Oklahoma

  • bubba pacha
    bubba pacha Month ago

    that thumbnail is baaaad or i need glasses.. .im on my phone and i thought it was the beard and a old lady (possibly his mom)

  • Oskar Eriksson
    Oskar Eriksson Month ago

    better then molly

  • ajnewi
    ajnewi Month ago

    Isn’t the coaching and ownerships fault if they don’t win a championship? Presti has done his job acquiring talent, evaluating and making trades to make the team better, it’s coaching’s job to get the talent to a championship, and ownerships job to give up the money to pay his players (and not let a guy like Harden leave)

  • Sean Aulten
    Sean Aulten Month ago +1

    Rockets look Goodddddddddd. Now I see Championships

  • black Lee
    black Lee Month ago

    What the hell wrong with Jalen eyes blinking so much. Damn bro. Fuck wrong with you!

  • Lord Satsuma
    Lord Satsuma Month ago

    many reasons to actually watch the regular season, given everyone stays healthy. these low top shoes are killing the game with leg injuries.

  • Puppet lover
    Puppet lover Month ago

    👌OKC should go get Larry Brown and all else will follow.

  • Marcus Felton
    Marcus Felton Month ago

    The owner of okc.that hillbillies cheap.skate say he ant paying no niggea all that money. Lol

  • dalock69
    dalock69 Month ago

    That would be true if u can play with two basketballs

  • Iso Joe
    Iso Joe Month ago

    Watch westbrook get a 3 point shot and become another Harden 🔥🔥🔥🔥🔥

    • Puppet lover
      Puppet lover Month ago

      Jalen rose is not a good commentator

  • D Moore
    D Moore Month ago

    They already did that when they let Harden go and really didn't improve the team after that. To me them now improving the team is the main reason Durant left.