'It was Zion or nothing!' - Stephen A. storms off set, pouts over Knicks losing top pick | Get Up!

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  • Published: 15 May 2019
  • Stephen A. Smith explains his rollercoaster ride of emotions the moment he witnessed the New York Knicks receiving the No. 3 overall pick in the 2019 NBA draft, and presumably losing their chance to select Zion Williamson.
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Comments • 5 386

  • Mike More
    Mike More  4 days back

    Stephen A is the best performance artist of our generation.

    • Snicky G
      Snicky G  1 weeks back

      When is jackass smith going to start acting like a professional?

      • lionmanx
        lionmanx  2 weeks back

        As a Cowboys fan...this was awesome!!!!!!😛

        • Jere Phiniezy
          Jere Phiniezy  2 weeks back

          It's kinda crazy they think about location like that.

          • Nicholas Gathers
            Nicholas Gathers  3 weeks back

            Zion Hurt .... RJ Looking Real Good 👀👀

            • Free Minded
              Free Minded  4 weeks back

              Oh how this has changed so much after today :/

              • D Tisk
                D Tisk  4 weeks back

                I can't listen to this idiot. I'm out.

                • Chris Miller
                  Chris Miller  1 months back

                  SAS "It was Zion or nothing"
                  Knicks fans "Thank god, we didn't draft him" lol
                  Who watch this again after Zion got injured????

                  • Wesley Robinson
                    Wesley Robinson  4 weeks back

                    Facts. If we would have drafted him we would be the laughing stock of the leauge with all the Knicks hate. Now let them watch RJ Barrett win Rookie of the year. I love it.

                • Lairdriver
                  Lairdriver  1 months back

                  This gets fucking annoying. Does ESPN hire retired Baptist preachers here? Stephen A is really annoying.

                  • Virginia Coleman
                    Virginia Coleman  1 months back

                    SAS needs a nap right about now!!! He"s devious & goofy!!!

                    • kenalier
                      kenalier  1 months back

                      Exactly how I felt....Knicks and their fans have been jobbed by the owner, front office, the NBA league as a whole, and the draft system....It’s really unfair that the Knicks who have needed a revival for years had their best chance and didn’t get 1 or 2 and now they’ll be terrible forever. Hope is gone in the NBA for me.

                      • Victor Marquez
                        Victor Marquez  2 months back

                        Thats because nba draft has no love for the knicks

                        • 205QUE
                          205QUE  2 months back

                          I love Stephen A.

                          • Peter Ineleo
                            Peter Ineleo  2 months back

                            2:04 when you find out your crush still has no one to go to prom with
                            2:24 when you ask your crush out to prom
                            4:40 when your friend tries to cheer you up after she said no

                            • sketchimations
                              sketchimations  2 months back

                              Stephen A. Smith is the reason 90% of ESPN viewers are still tuning in


                              *c h a n g e m y m i n d*

                              • Trell Hatch
                                Trell Hatch  2 months back

                                We DONT CAREEEE SHAWNNN😂😭

                                • RaginAsianGaming
                                  RaginAsianGaming  2 months back

                                  Knicks fans, this is the sign that the basketball gods hate you for the incompetent ownership of James Dolan. The best you can do is exorcise him from the organization and pray to the gods for forgiveness...

                                  • KING CHARLES
                                    KING CHARLES  2 months back

                                    KD,Kyrie,Zion Fantasy




                                    Reality Portis Randle Gibson


                                    Thanos:”Reality is often disappointing.”

                                    • U.V. S.
                                      U.V. S.  1 months back

                                      In the league where Chicago Bulls got Michael Jordan, Lakers got Kobe Bryant, Pelicans got Zion, NY Knicks announce that we have Julius Randle! And Bobby Portis!

                                  • Daniel Cavalier
                                    Daniel Cavalier  3 months back

                                    But, isn't the draft a lottery? Technically isn't Knicks fault, or is it? Someone explain it to me pls

                                    • Alexander 2016
                                      Alexander 2016  2 months back

                                      It is about misery, that nothing goes the Knicks way.

                                  • MrTitanSword
                                    MrTitanSword  3 months back

                                    I want to meet SAS at least once in my life😂😂😂😂😂😂

                                    • CJTH3Playa
                                      CJTH3Playa  3 months back

                                      They only had a 14% chance for the 1st pick everyone was acting like they automatically had it

                                      • Alexander 2016
                                        Alexander 2016  2 months back

                                        After they did not get the 5th pick, with the Lakers, Memphis and Orleans in the race, the Knicks hat the highest chance of getting the first.

                                    • Nishan Bilazarian
                                      Nishan Bilazarian  3 months back

                                      Cry baby 2.0

                                      • Samir Fountain
                                        Samir Fountain  3 months back

                                        They did Zion dirty in the thumbnail

                                        • Cuttyz On The Beat
                                          Cuttyz On The Beat  3 months back

                                          I really don't think zion is going to be that good

                                          • Malaki727
                                            Malaki727  3 months back

                                            Why Stephen a smith walk like Mr Jefferson

                                            • Malaki727
                                              Malaki727  3 months back

                                              Stephen a smith will change his tune after RJ show up.
                                              He disrespecting the hell out of him

                                              • NavTak Productions
                                                NavTak Productions  3 months back

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                                                • Stephen Dowdye
                                                  Stephen Dowdye  3 months back

                                                  Stephen A. Smith needs to stop going off on national TV. Everyone is laughing.

                                                  • Krum Parvanov
                                                    Krum Parvanov  3 months back

                                                    the west took all the good players, the east got Stephen A. Smith

                                                    • bayu prasetyo
                                                      bayu prasetyo  3 months back

                                                      We didnt even have harold miner 🤣🤣🤣

                                                      • Carlito Brigante
                                                        Carlito Brigante  3 months back

                                                        Barett>Zion

                                                        • U.V. S.
                                                          U.V. S.  1 months back

                                                          Randle > KP and Durant, Portis > Kyrie!

                                                      • Carlito Brigante
                                                        Carlito Brigante  3 months back

                                                        Knicks going to b alright. too much hungry unrecognized young talent waiting for their turn.

                                                        • Guivenchi Joinville
                                                          Guivenchi Joinville  3 months back

                                                          😭😭😭😭😭😭😭😭😭😭😭

                                                          • Guivenchi Joinville
                                                            Guivenchi Joinville  3 months back

                                                            😂😂😂😂😂😂😂😂🤣🤣🤣🤣🤣🤣😂🤣😂🤣😂😂🤣🤣🤣🤣😂😂😂😂😂🤣🤣🤣🤣🤣🤣🤣🤣🤣🤣😂🤣😂😂

                                                            • Karthik Bryant
                                                              Karthik Bryant  4 months back

                                                              Expectation: Anthony Davis, Kevin Durant, Kyrie Irving 😂😂😂
                                                              Reality: Bobby Portis, Julius Randle and Reggie Bullock 😂😂😂

                                                              • SplittsXSecond
                                                                SplittsXSecond  4 months back

                                                                WE DON’T CARE SEAN!!

                                                                • Scott Edwards
                                                                  Scott Edwards  4 months back

                                                                  I guess a 14% chance to get the 1st pick are higher odds than the Knicks make the playoffs 😂

                                                                  • Robert Weekes
                                                                    Robert Weekes  4 months back

                                                                    The Knicks needed Zion a lot more than the Pelicans. Fate is a cruel mistress !!

                                                                    • TheAlphaNorth
                                                                      TheAlphaNorth  4 months back

                                                                      I’ve never seen anyone else complain this much about still getting a top 3 pick.

                                                                      • Devin Gibson
                                                                        Devin Gibson  4 months back

                                                                        ESPN: The Knicks have signed Kwame Brown


                                                                        Stephen A: DAMMIT!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! (Brain explodes)

                                                                        • Scott Meckley
                                                                          Scott Meckley  4 months back

                                                                          Whenever I yell I come darn close to lose my voice, I wish i had the money to pay Stephen A. Smith to yell at people for me. whenever he gets mad it's hilarious. He is why I watch First Take.

                                                                          • Cousin Ryan
                                                                            Cousin Ryan  4 months back

                                                                            zion smelling the chick from last night in the thumbnail 🤢

                                                                            • -喝-デイダラ
                                                                              -喝-デイダラ  4 months back

                                                                              Is SAS truly a Knicks fan? Because when he says, "Even if they didn't goto the Knicks and went to L.A. we good!...we good!" His face lights up like a christmas tree! L.A. or N.Y...everybody place go to hell lmao

                                                                              • Steel City Red
                                                                                Steel City Red  4 months back

                                                                                STEVEN A 4 THE HALL OF FAME
                                                                                BEST SPORTS ANNOUNCER EVER

                                                                                • Hibachi Vallejo
                                                                                  Hibachi Vallejo  4 months back

                                                                                  Wait till Kyrie and kD go to the nets...... Oh....

                                                                                  • U.V. S.
                                                                                    U.V. S.  1 months back

                                                                                    No problem, as long as NYK get Julius Randle. And BOBBY PORTIS.

                                                                                • donald deluxe
                                                                                  donald deluxe  4 months back

                                                                                  knicks fans: we tanked well and we have a great shot at getting zion and the first overall pick!

                                                                                  *the knicks have won third overall in the lottery*

                                                                                  knicks fans: at least we got free agency! we can get KD AND irving still available!

                                                                                  *they get neither in free agency and got rudy gay, Darren collison, and RJ barrett instead*

                                                                                  knicks fans: WELP! TIME TO GO ROOT FOR BROOKLYN!

                                                                                  • Quinnton Jones
                                                                                    Quinnton Jones  4 months back

                                                                                    I don't beliving ad he's injured be prone

                                                                                    • James Campbell
                                                                                      James Campbell  4 months back

                                                                                      ESPN would be nothing without Stephen A